| May 13, 2010
Since its inception in 1991, the largest and longest-running study of American child-care has generated plenty of controversial — and to many working parents, infuriating — conclusions about the effects on kids of early care outside the...
| Sep 27, 2010
GLENDALE — Legislators want more fresh water in schools, but they won't pay for it.
They moved a bill to Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger earlier this month that, if signed, requires schools to make fresh water more available to students before next...
| Sep 27, 2010
Nearly a quarter of the way through California's fiscal year, legislative leaders and Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger still were struggling Monday to end the state's record budget impasse and make long-term reforms.
Lawmakers reported progress after 90...
| Oct 3, 2010
Too hot for a locker room chat? Too flirty to fly? While most of us will shuffle off this mortal coil without suffering from this kind of discrimination, a certain aesthetically pleasing subset of society is forced to suffer the slings and arrows of being...
| Oct 30, 2010
The financial troubles of New Horizons Family Center have been well documented, exposing a major weakness at City Hall, where the nonprofit enjoyed a seemingly favored status in asking for money to help fund ambitious expansion plans.
No one can deny...
| Feb 24, 2011
| 8:33 PM
A citywide meeting scheduled Thursday for parent leaders was called off as they prepared to meet Friday instead with Mayor Pedro Segarra, whose last-minute public criticism of the superintendent search this week torpedoed the planned appointment of...
| Feb 8, 2011
| 4:25 AM
The Berrien County Health Department require preschools and daycare centers in the county submit their immunization reports twice per year, health officials said.
It is an effort to raise county immunization rates and have children ready for kindergarten...
| Jan 27, 2011
| 3:41 AM
All New York City public schools are closed Thursday, as well hundreds of other schools and universities have a delayed opening or are closed.
NYC Schools Chancellor Cathie Black announced the city-wide school closure just before 5 a.m., as 10- to 12-...
| Jan 21, 2011
| 8:49 PM
COSTA MESA — Talk About Curing Autism has hired a new chief executive with more than 20 years of nonprofit experience.
The Costa Mesa-based nonprofit hired Janine Ingram to replace founder Lisa Ackerman to oversee its national fundraising operation...
| Jan 21, 2011
| 4:05 AM
Several schools have delayed openings or are closed Friday due to the snow storm that is passing through the Tri-State area.
The winter storm is expected to end Friday morning, leaving slick roads and between 2- to 5-inches of snow.
New York City public...
| Jan 18, 2011
| 4:26 AM
Several schools are delayed or closed Tuesday due to the wintry mix of rain and snow that will continue to fall in the Tri-State Area into the afternoon.
The New York City area is excepted to receive about 1- to 3-inches of accumulation before the...
| Jan 12, 2011
| 7:03 AM
All New York City public schools are open Wednesday, despite Mayor Michael Bloomberg's declaration of a weather emergency for New York City due to the overnight snow storm.
New NYC School Chancellor Cathie Black made the announcement at 5 a.m. and stated...