East Ramapo schools edge closer to state takeover
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State education officials on Thursday sent a letter demanding action by the superintendent of the East Ramapo Central School District after the district blew a Jan. 2 deadline for a plan to address its budget deficit.
The letter appeared to be an aggressive step toward a state takeover of the district.
On Dec. 14, the state had given the district a little more than two weeks to account...