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Letter Grades

Letter Grades for Students Get an 'F'

Steve Nelson | Posted 03.25.2014 | Education
Steve Nelson

Imagine the following exercise: You enter with your spouse, partner or good friend. The purpose is to deepen and improve your relationship through honest communication -- a mutual assessment for growth.

C-Graded Restaurants That Are Actually Great

Posted 10.17.2013 | New York

Mayor Bloomberg and his health department squad may be touting the success of the city's restaurant letter grade system, but many business owners, ch...

Bloomberg: Letter Grades Have Meant Less Food Poisoning

AP | By CRISTIAN SALAZAR | Posted 03.07.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- Giving letter grades to the thousands of restaurants in New York City – from humble delis to celebrity chef-powered eateries –...

Letter Grades Coming To Food Carts?

Posted 11.28.2011 | New York

New York City's street-meat vendors could soon be subject to health letter grades if one Queens lawmaker has it his way. State Senator Jose Peralta...

Too Many NYC Restaurants Hide Bad Letter Grades

Posted 08.14.2011 | New York

The city's Health Department is cracking down on restaurants that don't properly display their letter grades, The New York Times reports. During a...

Lucia Graves

White House Unveils New Energy-Efficient Standards For Vehicles

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucia Graves | Posted 07.25.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration on Wednesday announced new fuel economy labels for vehicles, including new ratings for plug-in hybrids and elec...

Popular Williamsburg Eatery Closed Down By Health Department

Posted 06.07.2011 | New York

WIlliamsburg's favorite BBQ joint, Fatty Cue, was shut down by the Department of Health on Monday after accumulating a staggering 115 points worth of ...

Restaurants Prep For Letter Grades

AP | KAREN MATTHEWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — New York City's 24,000 restaurants include fast-food outlets selling chicken by the bucket and temples of haute cuisine where multi-c...