The PS/IS 127 PTA wants to rename the school. It would become the Cornell Tech Roosevelt Island School.
Kids – 400. Coaches – 40. Teams – 20 plus. Referees – 8. Adib Mansour has reason to be proud. And maybe a little tired. But still enthusiastic.
There’s a transit fare increase in the works. Tram riders will not be spared. By agreement, the coming increase will apply to Tram rides, too.
On November 6, Mayor Bill de Blasio and Senator Charles Schumer announced the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) commitment to contribute at least $1.6 billion to repair and protect public hospitals damaged by Superstorm Sandy in late October, 2012. Roosevelt Island’s Coler-Goldwater Specialty Hospital and Nursing Facility (Coler) is receiving $181 million of that sum.
An Islander is working to bring early-childhood education on Roosevelt Island up to date with a new program – one that dates back 70 years.
by Jack Resnick, M.D.
Roosevelt Island is getting a new library, and residents are getting a say in what it will offer.
As preparations for Cornell NYC Tech continue south of the Queensboro Bridge, the Roosevelt Island Community Coalition (RICC) continues to represent resident concerns and interests.
For nearly two decades, Roosevelt Island physician Jack Resnick has been working on keeping his sickest patients out of the hospital.
Yawa Kurkiewicz has a new bike, and thereby hangs a tale.
A New York City holiday season may come with plenty of boxes and bags, but even a Grinch’s heart will grow with all of these festivities.