Shara Beitch

Lynbrook's Little St. Nick

(Oct. 14, 2014) - Raymond Mohler is a teen from Lynbrook, NY, who founded the Little St. Nick Foundation on Long Island, which supports charity work with children's hospitals. He has been awarded the Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes.

Brooklyn Teen Awarded for Leadership in Climate Justice

(Oct. 14, 2014) - Jonathan Ferrer, a teen from Sunset Park, Brooklyn, has been awarded the Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes for his work in environmental and climate justice in his neighborhood and beyond.

Whitby School Offers Social Group for Parents of Young Kids

(Sep. 11, 2014) - The Whitby School, a Montessori school in Greenwich, offers PlayBright, a mommy and me social group, for children ages 5 and younger and their parent. PlayBright plans to offer a new lunchtime event, as well as parent workshops.

Honor and Remember: Visiting the National September 11 Memorial & Museum

Honor and Remember: Visiting the National September 11 Memorial & Museum

(Aug. 29, 2014) - The National September 11 Memorial & Museum allows visitors to learn about the 9/11 tragedy and pay tribute to its victims and survivors. If you're thinking of visiting the site with your kids, here's what to expect and some tips on how to prepare for the experience.

Ghost Tours, UFO Sites, and Haunted Places in the Hudson Valley

Ghost Tours, UFO Sites, and Haunted Places in the Hudson Valley

(Aug. 19, 2014) - These hair-raising sites in the Hudson Valley area will spook your socks off this Halloween season. Find haunted sites in Columbia County, Dutchess County, Orange County, and Ulster County that are part of the Haunted History Trail of New York State, including an E.T. Visitor Center, two haunted castles, and plenty of ghost tours!

Coolinary Kitchen Adds Three Cooking Classes, Offers Consulting

(Aug. 19, 2014) - Natalie Cruz, founder of Coolinary Kitchen, is offering three new classes through the cooking program for kids, including gluten-free cooking, as well as nutritional consulting for families.

Children’s Therapy and Learning Center Opens in Fairfield

(Aug. 19, 2014) - Children's Therapy and Learning Center recently opened in Fairfield. The center offers therapies, including speech, physical, and occupational, educational services, including tutoring, Handwriting without Tears, and support, as well as interventions.

Kids’ Salon and Spa Opens in Clinton Hill

(Aug. 19, 2014) - A Kid's Dream Hair Salon and Spa, a salon and spa for children in Brooklyn, recently opened in Clinton Hill. The salon hosts spa birthday parties for girls.

Bumblebees R Us Opens Park Slope Location

(Aug. 19, 2014) - Bumblebees R Us, an educational child care facility, recently opened its Park Slope location. The Park Slope child care center aims to help children progress in all developmental areas.

JCC Rockland Expands Dance Program, Adds Musical Theater

(Aug. 13, 2014) - West Nyack-based JCC Rockland is expanding its dance program by welcoming Debi Klein as an instructor and is adding a musical theater program for kids of all ages in Rockland.

Ballet des Enfants Opens in Armonk, Offers New Classes

(Aug. 12, 2014) - Ballet des Enfants, an established ballet studio for young children, recently opened a ballet studio in Armonk. The studio offers ballet classes for young children as well as birthday parties.

Congregation Beth-El to Begin Preschool Jewish Education Program

(Jul. 29, 2014) - Massapequa temple Congregation Beth-El is planning to begin a preschool Jewish education program to teach Jewish children about the history and culture of Judaism. The program encourages parent involvement, and utilizes group play, and activities such as story time, crafts, and music to teach children about the religion.

Columbus Gym to Offer Gymnastics and Music Program

(Jul. 28, 2014) - Columbus Gym, part of Columbus Pre-School, plans to offer a combined gymnastics and music class for toddlers. The program, Move and Groove, helps with kids’ motor skills and keeps them active, and helps with their social-emotional development.

RePlay Music Studios Offers Camp, After-School Programs

(Jul. 28, 2014) - RePlay Music Studios, a West Village studio that offers music programs for preteens and teens, is offering two more sessions of its rock band summer day camp, and will offer after-school programs and lessons in Manhattan.

Fresh Meadows Urgent Care Center Adds Dental Office

Fresh Meadows Urgent Care Center Adds Dental Office

(Jul. 21, 2014) - Union Medical Urgent Care, an urgent care center in Fresh Meadows, recently added a dental office to its Queens location and welcomed David J. Wiseman, D.D.S., as its dentist to offer urgent dental care.

Math Tutoring Center Opens in Park Slope

(Jul. 21, 2014) - Mathnasium, a math-only learning center, recently opened in Park Slope. The math tutors in Brooklyn utilize the Mathnasium Method to help student catch up, keep up, and get ahead in math.

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