Mayor to Pay Poor Parents And Children to Get Out of Poverty

By at 30 March, 2007, 10:10 am

March 30, 2007 Mayor Michael Bloomberg unveiled a novel $50-million initiative yesterday that will pay poor New York families cash for taking steps to lift themselves out of poverty by keeping their children in school, staying healthy and earning more. Under the two-year pilot program, 2,500 families will earn rewards ranging from $50 to $300 […]


Will NYC High Schools Return to The Garden?

By at 21 March, 2007, 9:30 am After this past weekend’s High School Championship at The Garden the NYC Department of Education is thinking of not having games at night. Taking it one step further, Bloomberg has also suggested that all High School Championship games occur without an audience (19 of the 21 people arrested were not from either high school that was playing). […]


Angelina has another one!

By at 15 March, 2007, 3:20 pm

POPSUGAR reports Angelina Jolie’s newest family addition. Angelina, one of the sexiest women in Hollywood, has adopted Pax Thien Jolie of Vietnam. I’m not sure what Angelina’s motivation is when it comes down to adopting all these kids but I have to commend her. She even inspired Madonna to the same. The difference between Madonna […]