Principal axed over grading scandal

Students at DeWitt Clinton High School have expressed surprise at the abrupt transfer of their principal, who is accused of changing student grades at a time when the struggling school risks faces …

Students stage a taboo-breaking donation drive

Collecting female hygiene products for low-income women. Founding a school club and starting a food garden to bring awareness to hunger. Packing shelf-stable meals for the homebound. Those were …

Debates help students improve skills

Should the U. S. federal government regulate genetic testing? Five hundred middle-schoolers from around the city argued for and against this hot-button issue during a recent debate at IN-Tech Academy …

Rats raid courtyards, ravage cars on Bailey

For a while now, people in Kingsbridge have been noticing their cars develop mechanical troubles after being left parked on the street along Bailey Avenue. But the breakdowns are no longer a mystery …

Annual holiday food drive

Annual holiday food drive Assemblyman Jeffrey Dinowitz’s annual holiday food drive is well underway, with members of Kingsbridge Heights Community Center and Saint Frances of Rome Church in …

Campus is tense in wake of vote

In the week since President-elect Donald Trump’s surprise win over former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, a wave of protests and bias attacks have swept the nation, largely among younger …

Classical hilarity: ‘A Servant of Two Masters’

The funniest comedy in New York City is almost 300 hundred years old - and as fresh as tonight’s breaking news.   At the Theatre for a Young Audience’s Polonsky Shakespeare Center …

Origami elephants at Bronx Zoo stampede against poaching

Tiny, colorful and delicate, tens of thousands of origami elephants are on display at the Bronx Zoo in a Guinness record-setting show of support for the majestic but vulnerable animals killed every …

One crucial yard gives Falcons victory

Riverdale head coach Joe Otero was begging, pleading even, for that one last first down. His Falcons were clinging to a two-point lead with just over a minute to play and Riverdale was faced with …

Annual train show arrives at NYBG

The New York Botanical Garden’s Train Show has opened; the 2016 Holiday Season has arrived! Begun in 1992, the Train Show has become one of New York City’s must-see children’s …

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'Press’ named best in class

The New York Press Association (NYPA) has named The Riverdale Press the best large-circulation community newspaper in the state for the second year in a row. The Press won the Past …