21 city schools closed over H1N1 fears
Concerns about the H1N1 virus are growing in Brooklyn, with 21 city schools shuttered due to the high number of students with flu-like symptoms.
Parents are demanding that the Department of Education shut down even more schools to prevent the virus from spreading.
There has been one confirmed swine flu-related death in the city, Queens assistant principal Mitchell Weiner. His funeral was held Wednesday afternoon.