A handbook for New York City students applying for gifted and talented programs.Christina Veiga/Chalkbeat

Early Kindergarten, Grade Skipping: Chicago Considers New Options For Gifted Children

Parents who’ve seen a proposal draft say it sets the bar too high for most children to qualify.

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As Sterling Bay Plans 2 New Office Buildings, Alderman Asks For Affordable Retail Storefronts In Fulton Market

If approved, these will be the fourth and fifth office buildings Sterling Bay has developed in the area in the last two years.

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Who Needs Instruments, Anyway? Grant Park Chorus Brings A Capella Series To South Shore Cultural Center

The chorus will make a stop in South Shore for its "In the Parks" a capella series, celebrating works written by women — including a commissioned piece from award-winning composer Lori Laitman.