Deborah Secular

Fri, Mar 7, 2014, 4:33am
Ahead of public housing funding changes that will transfer money from security toward repairs, the tenants of local public housing complexes say that the city needs to look instead at the relationship between police and residents instead.
Wed, Mar 5, 2014, 2:16am
The Department of Education announced on Feb. 27 the decision not to co-locate P.S. 149 with the Harlem Success Academy IV charter school.
Fri, Feb 28, 2014, 6:02am
Members of West Harlem Environmental Action said that the lack of awareness among some landlords about the importance of switching to cleaner boiler oils could mean that buildings miss the 2015 deadline.
Fri, Feb 28, 2014, 5:52am
In response to federal food stamp cuts, Cuomo and Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy increased heating subsidies for all families who didn’t meet the threshold to make up for lost benefits.
Wed, Feb 26, 2014, 3:52am
Members of the recently formed Housing Coalition Against Downsizing gathered Tuesday night to discuss a potential lawsuit against the Department of Housing Preservation and Development to prevent the downsizing of Section 8 housing.
Fri, Feb 21, 2014, 4:53am
The Apollo theater has a long and complex history, and the community in which it resides has an even more uncertain future.
Tue, Feb 18, 2014, 1:30am
City Council member Helen Rosenthal and the family of Cooper Stock, a nine-year-old boy who was struck and killed by a taxi last month on West 97th Street and West End Avenue, are proposing a law that would mandate license suspensions and investigations for taxi drivers who kill or injure...
Fri, Feb 14, 2014, 1:44am
Concerns about wheelchair accessibility and parking spaces are the latest in a long debate about the Department of Transportation’s plan to speed up bus service along 125th Street.
Wed, Feb 12, 2014, 3:34am
Amid hopes that de Blasio's administration would reverse the Department of Education's co-location policy, parents are still divided over whether the addition of a new school in a building on 136th Street will mean convenience or crowding.
Fri, Feb 7, 2014, 4:19am
Community education council members and families say the implementation of the city’s new online kindergarten application presents new technological and language barriers for families in Harlem.