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New York Nannies

Thought-Provoking Photos Of New York's Nannies And The Children They Care For

Posted 01.27.2014 | Arts

"I live on Manhattan’s Upper West Side. Here, the women pushing the strollers are almost always black and the children white. I wondered why." So be...

Confessions of a New York Nanny

NewYork.com | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York
NewYork.com

Are the stories of New York nannies to the rich true? Do they really stand in for parents at exclusive private school bake sales while bringing home six figures? And what about the darker side you often hear about?

Upper West Side Stabbings Shock New York Parents

AP | DAVID B. CARUSO and MEGHAN BARR | Posted 10.27.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- The nightmarish case of a nanny accused of stabbing to death two children in her care stunned the family's well-to-do neighborhood and cau...

Cindy Y. Rodriguez

Nannies Seek Recognition For Their Role As 'Shadow Mothers'

HuffingtonPost.com | Cindy Y. Rodriguez | Posted 05.14.2012 | Latino Voices

No one can do it all, especially working mothers. Nannies are becoming more essential to the economy and an integral part of nuclear, functioning ...

You'll Never Guess How Much Nannies Are Getting Paid

Posted 03.21.2012 | Business

Chasing after a screaming toddler may seem like a less than ideal way to spend your day, but imagine being paid a six-figure salary to cater to a two-...

Rebecca Carroll

'The Help' And The Lives Of Today's Nannies

HuffingtonPost.com | Rebecca Carroll | Posted 10.19.2011 | Black Voices

The high-profile success of the movie "The Help" has thrust nannies into the center of the American conversation, while projecting the notion that tak...

Paterson To Sign Bill Giving Nannies Protections Against Employer Abuse

PBS | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Patricia always wanted to have a baby, but her doctors told her she never would. Instead, she worked as a nanny, caring for someone else's child. She ...

NanniesTo Get Mandatory Paid Holidays, Overtime Wages Under New Bill

AP | MICHAEL VIRTANEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. — New York lawmakers have passed bills to require overtime pay after eight-hour workdays and at least one day off weekly for more t...