Lunar New Year school holiday

Pols: Lunar New Year should be school holiday
Pols: Lunar New Year should be school holiday
News Melissa Chan 2/07/2013 at 3:03PM

Flushing and Chinatown lawmakers are still pushing to get the city to recognize Lunar New Year as an official school holiday. “It’s time we show the proper respect to the Asian-American community,” said State Senator Toby Ann Stavisky. “Lunar New Year is a time when families, from near and far, come together to celebrate.” Absence [...]