Hey, they have to meet their state budget requirements. But this is what you call poetic justice.12:27 AM, Mar. 18, 2011
ASBURY PARK — The century-old Bangs Avenue School … renamed for President Barack Obama just a year ago … will be closed as a neighborhood school this summer, largely because of a steep slide in the district's total enrollment the past decade.
"The fiscal monitor gave the board every opportunity to make a decision,'' Giberson added. "Last night (Wednesday) the Board of Education forced the state monitor's hand.''