Despite hundreds of new pre-kindergarten seats that are opening in Queens for next school year, competition remains fierce and waitlists remain long in many heavily populated neighborhoods.
Garden School in Jackson Heights announced its full Merit Scholarship winners for 2016: Asia Chen, a fifth-grader from Flushing, and Michael O'Sullivan, a fifth-grader who lives in Sunnyside.
Aigner Chocolates in Forest Hills has been bought out by new owners and now has longer hours, new shapes, and more menu options beyond chocolate.
Tutors on Wheels is offering a new SAT prep program as well as a "Jump Start" program for kids this summer.
The Queens Library will be making stops through Queens this week to celebrate National Library Week.
Mommy, Music, & Me, Inc. opened a new location in College Point, Queens.
The American Folk Art Museum is offering a new summer intensive for creative NYC teens interested in careers in the arts.
Outback Steakhouse in Bayside is now offering "Joey Tours," which are educational tours for teachers and their students.
Mathnasium opens new location in Fresh Meadows, Queens.
The Big Apple Circus now offers its Circus After School program at Children of Promise NYC and The Cathedral School of St. John the Divine.
Get to know Astoria, New York. Here are 15 amazing things to do in Astoria for the whole family.
This spring, Kids Only Dental, the practice of Simon Cherif D.D.S. and his staff, is moving into a brand new office in Forest Hills, Queens.
Are you a Brooklyn mama who loves to keep it local or an Upper East Side mom who prefers things luxe? Or perhaps an Astoria mom who revels in all the city has to offer? Take this quiz to find out where you fit into NYC neighborhoods!
Discover the science of earthquakes and tsunamis at the Long Island Children's Museum's new exhibit, When the Earth Shakes.
Fidelis Care Jamaica Community Office opened in October 2015, in order to provide a convenient, walk-in location for people to apply for quality, affordable health coverage.
The Rose Academy of Ballet in Queens, NY announces new programming to be added to its summer camp line up.
The Department of Education reports an overall rise in graduation rates in New York City, despite tougher requirements for students to receive diplomas.
Here are 5 reasons why we love Forest Hills, Queens!
New Yorkers tired of the sky-high rents in Manhattan and Queens should take a look at Queens, specifically Jamaica.
Win FREE family memberships to great area attractions, such as Legoland Westchester, the Children's Museum of Manhattan, and Long Island Children's Museum. To enter, just tell us why you love your hometown or borough!
Camps R Us is opening a new location in Queens this summer.
New orthodontics office, My Smiles Orthodontics, opens in Flushing.
Mathnasium Bayside has updated its test preparation curriculum to accommodate the new Common Core test.
The Winter Holiday Festival, Holiday Historic House Tour, and Holiday Market are just a few of the events happening this December at Flushing Town Hall.
A roundup of Thanksgiving 2015 events in and around the New York City area.