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QUESTION: Electronic readers are the future of literature, rendering many paper books extinct. Will you continue to purchase books/newspapers or will you eventually give in to the new e-reader technology?
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Chiefs’ Steamrolled By Undefeated Lincoln, 54–0, In Icy Snowy Affair

The Canarsie Campus High School football team knew its game against powerhouse Abraham Lincoln would be an arduous one, but a win could propel it to further elite status in the PSAL’s Championship division.  More...

Guest Column

A Hometown View From Albany

Maisel Enters Farm Bureau’s Circle Of Friends For The First Time

When I was growing up in Mill Basin 40-plus years ago, I would go food shopping with my parents at Waldbaum’s on East 66th Street and Avenue U. More...

The Not-So-Thin Line Between Reporting And Writing

Everyone wants to write or be a writer. Not everyone can or should be a writer. More...

Other News

Local Cab Driver Attacked By Duo On East 88th Street

A livery cab driver was held up at gunpoint Friday morning, October 28th, and police are still searching for the two men who are believed to be responsible for the attack.  More...

Heated Mill Basin Project Officially Canceled Last Week

“The Four Sparrow Retail Center project in Mill Basin has been withdrawn,” was the message posted recently on the Mayor's Office of Environmental Coordination's (MOEC) website.  More...

Multi-Car Accident On Avenue J

Eyewitnesses were unsure whether three or four cars were involved in an accident on Avenue J between East 98th and East 99th streets Wednesday morning at around 11 a.m. More...

View From the Middle

View From The Middle

Get Real! Those “Ticket Fixers” Aren’t Criminals

We all know they did wrong. Admit it. Fixing a ticket — even if it involves the most minor of infractions — is against the law. More...

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