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Preschool on the DL: How the Pre-K Squeeze is Impacting Everything

If you live in New York City, or at this point any city with 1 million plus people competitively vying for the withering dream of urban living for the entire family, you are likely well acquainted wit…

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KinderGardeners Grow Food (video)

Join the P.S. 107 KinderGardeners as they explore the magic of growing. These tiny urban farmers plant, tend, and eat their favorite veggies and herbs while learning about reading, writing and scienc…

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Honey Trouble: Why Urban Bee Keepers are Seeing Red

I have a very clear memory of an unforgivingly sweltering summer day somewhere in the San Fernando Valley. I was probably 8 or 9 years old, and I was not yet old enough to find a reason to complain ab…

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We Can Grow All Our Own Food in the City (3 videos)

Without deliveries, New York City would run out of produce in two days. But there is enough rooftop space to supply the entire city with all the fresh produce it can eat. And there are also window…

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Probably true for some and no doubt seen by medical doctors, too. We've all met those who are rude, …

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We'll roast up a panful of skinny ones in the toaster-oven, then keep them in the fridge for up to a…