Tag: public school
Public-School-numbers

Photographs by Todd Heisler/The New York Times If you went to public school in NYC and have friends that also went to other public schools in the city, you’ll know one thing: the numbering system for NYC’s public schools make no sense. In this article the New York Times explains why this is and how […]

PS-186-Harlem-NY

Photo: Chester Higgins Jr./The New York Times Sometime soon. Also, I didn’t know the Boys and Girls Club of Harlem owned this building. It sounds like they’re getting a pretty sweet deal by not paying any property taxes. But I guess that comes at a particular price of having the entire community hate them for […]

ps90-developments

Wow, will you look at this! Curbed is reporting that the abandoned New York City public school PS90 in Harlem is being converted into condominiums by L+M Development Partners. The school grounds at 220 West 148th Street have been vacant since the 1970′s. After looking at the interior renders, it’s hard to imagine that kids […]

detroit-frozen-dead-man

Photo: Max Ortiz / The Detroit News The Detroit News has a very sad and disturbing story of urban decay and indifference that will shock you. The image above is actually of a dead body frozen and forgotten in a block of ice inside the well of a cargo elevator at the Roosevelt Warehouse. [via] […]