Rachel Ohm

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Rebuilding Detroit: Underperforming schools reopen as charter schools

City plan calls for 45 charter schools, so far five have opened.


Charter schools use new online system to screen applicants

Nearly 3,000 charter school applicants applied online this year.


High school phase-outs pose threat to athletic programs

Phase-outs will apply to 23 city schools this fall, cutting funds for sports teams.


NYC Marathon: ‘Important spot to cheer’

St. Anthony’s Church is considered a “photo-op” at the 20K mark and comes right before the runners cross the Polanski Bridge into Queens.


To protest domestic abuse, a 7-mile march

Domestic violence survivors, some wearing wedding veils, and anti-abuse advocates marched 7 miles through the Bronx.