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  • NY lawmakers approve more oversight, funding for Orthodox-controlled school district

    1 week ago

    New York’s state legislature approved a bill that would provide greater oversight of an Orthodox-controlled school district along with $3 million in aid.

    The bill concerning the embattled and financially troubled East Ramapo School District in New York’s Rockland County, passed...

  • Galatzan’s Concern for Public Schools Is Personal, Too

    By Bill Boyarsky

    May 24, 2011 | 5:55 pm

    Much of the recent history of the Los Angeles Unified School District is also part of the past of Tamar Galatzan, who now sits on the governing board of that giant bureaucracy of a school district.

    She was a student at Hesby Elementary School in the San Fernando Valley when a court...

  • Woodland Hills search area one of largest in recent LAPD history

    January 19, 2011 | 6:05 pm

    A shooting in Woodland Hills has caused traffic jams throughout the area as police search for a man who shot a Los Angeles Unified School District police officer this afternoon, the LA Times reports.

    The seven square miles that police are scouring in Woodland Hills is one of the...

  • Photo Finish

    By Wendy J. Madnick

    April 5, 2001 | 8:00 pm

    April 10 is the ultimate day at the track for the nation's second-largest school district. Never before has so much ridden on the backs of campaign horses as in the current race for positions on Los Angeles Unified School District's (LAUSD) Board of Education.

    Vying for two of three...