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Profile America: Water Fluoridation

Profile America: Water Fluoridation

Wednesday, January 30th. Early this month in 1967, the first fluoridation law in the country went into effect. Connecticut required fluoridation of public water supplies serving 20,000 or more population to combat tooth decay. The requirement was extended to the […]

by · January 30, 2019 · Bulletin Board, Profile America
Mayor Bill de Blasio makes an announcement regarding New York City's lead prevention at NYC Health + Hospitals/North Central Bronx Hospital on Monday, January 28, 2019. Michael Appleton/Mayoral Photography Office

MAYOR DE BLASIO ANNOUNCES LEADFREENYC, A COMPREHENSIVE PLAN TO END CHILDHOOD LEAD EXPOSURE

The theme of ‘The LeadFreeNYC plan’ will be to have a LEAD FREE NYC by screening not only large multiple dwelling buildings built before 1978, but to screen every apartment for any hazard of lead. This will be done by […]

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WYSK: Three Magi to Visit The Bronx, January 5

THE MAGI (THREE KINGS) TO VISIT BRONX COUNTY You should know that Melchior, Gaspar and Baltazar the Three Kings, will travel to the County of the Bronx loaded with free toys for children ages 1-9. The Three distinguished Magi will […]

Op-Ed: Oh Yes, Homeless Children Are Right In Your Backyard

Op-Ed: Oh Yes, Homeless Children Are Right In Your Backyard

Oh Yes, Right In Your Backyard   For the first time, there are more than 100,000 homeless students in New York City’s public and charter schools. Last year the homeless student population rose 22% from the prior school year. Whether […]

by · November 12, 2016 · Op Ed, Youth and Children
Profile America: Teach The Children

Profile America: Teach The Children

Saturday, November 12 —  Public education in the U.S. traces its birth to very early in the Colonial era. This month in 1647, the Massachusetts Bay Colony authorities ordered that every township with 50 or more householders assign at least one […]

Bronx Man Arrested For Possessing And Distributing Child Pornography

Bronx Man Arrested For Possessing And Distributing Child Pornography

Bronx Man Arrested For Possessing And Distributing Child Pornography In Online Chats with FBI Undercover Agents, Rudy Mena Described Sexually Molesting A Young Child Preet Bharara, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, and William F. […]

by · September 22, 2016 · Crime, Criminal Justice and Courts

NYPD Offer PokémonGo Safety Tips

As you battle, train, and capture your Pokémon just remember you’re still in the real world.

WYSK: CHARLES BARRON IS RIGHT: OUR CHILDREN CAN’T TAKE 3 MORE YEARS OF FAILURE

WYSK: CHARLES BARRON IS RIGHT: OUR CHILDREN CAN’T TAKE 3 MORE YEARS OF FAILURE

CHARLES BARRON IS RIGHT: OUR CHILDREN CAN’T TAKE 3 MORE YEARS OF FAILURE You should know that in 2002, when I was elected to the New York City Council, I was one of the first Councilmembers to work to support […]

Today’s Verdict: Holding Foster Care Agencies Responsible For Injuries and Abuse

Today’s Verdict: Holding Foster Care Agencies Responsible For Injuries and Abuse

HOLDING FOSTER CARE AGENCIES RESPONSIBLE FOR INJURIES AND ABUSE by David P. Lesch, Esq.    The Suffolk County foster care father who was accused last week of sexually abusing children in his care for years will certainly find a jail […]

by · April 3, 2016 · Law
NYS Assemblyman Jeffrey Dinowitz, 81st AD

Law Protecting Children From Tip Over Deaths Signed By Cuomo

New Law Inspired by Incidents in Upstate New York Where Children Were Killed by Falling Furniture, Television Just in time for the holiday season, legislation protecting children from tip over incidents involving heavy pieces of falling furniture or televisions has been signed […]

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Netflix Finds 9:00 p.m. is the New Midnight This New Year’s Eve

Netflix Wants You to Celebrate the Most Famous 10 Seconds of the Year Whether It’s Midnight or Not with Special Kid-Sized Countdowns  BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., /PRNewswire/ — This year you can celebrate as a family and still have time for […]

NYPD Offers Halloween Safety Tips

NYPD Offers Halloween Safety Tips

  The NYPD Community Affairs Bureau has some important Halloween safety tips for children, parents and guardians. Police want Halloween to be enjoyable, and above all safe. Halloween Safety   Halloween is one of the most enjoyable days of the […]