after school programs cuts

Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 3/29/2013 at 8:01AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Friday: Partly cloudy with rain showers in the afternoon. High of 52. Winds from the NNW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 20%. Friday night: Partly cloudy. Low of 37. Winds from the NNW at 5 to 15 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: Disco Inferno II Due to popular demand, Disco Inferno [...]

Parents fight potential cuts to after-school programs
Parents fight potential cuts to after-school programs
Education & Kids Maggie Hayes 1/18/2013 at 12:36PM

Amanda Dimick, a single mother of four, couldn’t hold back her tears as she spoke of what the after-school child care Beacon Program means to her and her boys. “I find myself spreading myself thin between my four children,” she said, as her voice cracked. “I don’t know what I would do without the [Beacon] [...]