Sections

Classifieds

Parenting

City investigating after Coney teachers left disabled student alone on school bus

Coney Island: City officials are investigating an allegation that teachers at a Coney Island school last week left an 8-year-old physically disabled student alone on a school bus after he fell asleep, and failed to inform the boy’s mother that he was missing, a spokeswoman at the Department of Education confirmed. Comment
Kensington: A Kensington mom created an after-school program and events operation on the back of her super-massive Lego collection — which is so large it defies calculation, she said. Comments (1)
Boerum Hill: A new free website makes it easy for borough parents to connect for play dates and find other willing moms and dads to watch their kids, according to its Brooklyn-based creators, who sought the help of dozens of experts to put their platform together. Comments (1)
Williamsburg: The family of an 11-year-old Brooklyn boy known internationally as one of the city’s most talked about drag queens continues to receive death threats, as well as investigatory visits from city social workers, weeks after writers for conservative and pro-life websites ignited a firestorm over his recent performance at a Williamsburg bar. Comments (50)

Happy New Year, baby! Meet the boro’s first newborns of 2019

Awesome: It was the first New Year’s Day of the rest of their lives! Comments (1)

Keep it local!

Stay in touch with your community. Subscribe to our free newsletter: