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QUESTION: Do you think the 2011 division-leading New York Yankees will win the American League pennant and bring another world championship back to New York City? Briefly explain.
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Chiefs Bulldoze Brooklyn Tech, 26-6, In Home Opener

For the second straight week, not many PSAL football insiders picked Canarsie Campus High School varsity football team to win again. More...

Guest Column

A Hometown View From Albany

Death Penalty Still Under Discussion In Albany

Uttering the phrase death penalty or capital punishment conjures up different images for different people.  More...

View From The Middle

For Want Of A “Boss” Democrats Dropped The Ball

Meade Esposito is turning over and over and over (at least three times) in his grave. So is Tony Genovesi. More...

Other News

Crime Statistics Up In The City, But “Not Too Bad” Here

Although late reports indicate a slight upsurge in crime throughout the city, Canarsie and the surrounding 69th Precinct area has kept a “pretty good” record, especially during the summer months, according to statistics.  More...

119-Year-Old Ex-Firehouse May Finally See Wrecking Ball

A building that was the firehouse for Canarsie’s famous volunteer fire department at the turn of the 20th century will soon be torn down, according to authorities, and a local historian is blasting the building’s owner, the city’s l More...

First Grader Exceeds Summer Challenge By Reading Over 100 Books

While some children may have spent their summer at a local camp or traveling outside the community, 6-year-old Noah Dockery was ensconced in a literary challenge, which resulted in reading 101 books in only a month and a half.  More...

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