TOMS RIVER — A veteran NJ Transit driver didn't realize he hit a pedestrian on Christmas Day, authorities say. Ocean County Prosecutor Joseph D. Coronato said Keith Elliott, 45, of Toms River was found lying dead in the road at the intersection of.
Osman Couey, who is defending himself against assault charges in Manhattan Supreme Court, was ready to begin opening statements this morning when his legal advisor jumped in to express concern about Couey's mental state, saying, “I question my .
The city's Department of Education is picking up the $2.5 million bill so 70,000 high-school students can take the three-hour SAT college-entrance exam for free on Wednesday. But education officials are not offering the writing-essay portion of the.
Amid the echoes from three school bus crashes that have raised new questions about driver training and behavior, and refueled old arguments on safety equipment, the feds recently announced two Final Rules and issued a strong recommendation meant to.
The schools also saw declines in the percentage of kids passing Advanced Placement exams and little progress in the percentage of kids taking the SAT college entrance test, city data shows. Families for Excellent Schools CEO Jeremiah Kittredge said the .
Anthony Catalfo and his son Ben, 16, of East Setauket, are among those who questioned the accuracy of questions on the Regents Geometry exam given June 16. They are shown in their home on July 11, 2017. Photo Credit: Raychel Brightman.
He has responded to readers’ questions about his work and career at New York City Transit. We are no longer accepting ... Do you/can you use your cellphone while driving? Do train operators have to pass eye exams, as for an automobile driver’s license.
Hempstead Village residents are given priority in hiring but the department has “exhausted” the list of residents who have taken the civil service test, the chief said. “We're looking for bright, motivated people that are not only interested in.
Anyone interested in a career as a New York State trooper has only one week remaining to take the entrance test, officials said Thursday. Applications must be submitted by Sept. 1 and the test will be administered on four dates in October at several.
Bus driver finds boy, 5, without shoes on cold January night WISN Milwaukee.
New York's highest-paid bus driver , Jeffrey Birch, 60, collected $153,173 last year, more than doubling his $67,462 base salary, MTA payroll records show. Explaining the windfall, Birch told The Post that veteran drivers are working extra hours because.
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The state Board of Regents on Monday is expected to adopt a task force's recommendation of eliminating the literacy exam , known as the Academic Literacy Skills Test. Backers of the test say eliminating it could put weak teachers in classrooms. Critics.
NJ Transit Deputy Police Chief Joseph Kelly said that since the new program went into effect July 15, police have arrested 41 people whose passes failed the UV light test. That compares ... When conductors, bus operators or light rail enforcement officers.