Parents, teachers and students say Grady High School has improved over the last two years and shouldn’t be closed this summer. The city disagrees, claiming Grady is far from a grade-A school. Comments (2).
Hockey fan Gus Eisenstein, son of our very own Pigskin Prognosticator Ida Eisenstein, dropped the ceremonial first puck at the Feb. 23 Brooklyn Aviators’ game against Canada’s Akwesasne Warriors. Gus gave the team some much needed luck as the A’s ended their four-game losing streak by freezing the Canuks 7-1. Comment.
The Department of Buildings says that Congregation Shaare Torah put in its loud air conditioning unit without the proper permits, but all the city can do about it is mediate the ongoing dispute between the house of worship and two Holocaust survivors who have been complaining about the industrial-sized AC for years. Comments (5).