The bitter, divisive battle over turning struggling District schools into charters.
Two schools had been recommended for Renaissance charter conversion. After a "walk-on resolution," three were approved. Each provider's application must still win approval.
Councilwoman Gym demands more information on vetting process for charter providers.
Children make up 40 percent of the state's food stamp recipients.
A historic state budget impasse, Source4Teachers, a new mayor, a Notebook founder elected to City Council, and more.