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What's Your Opinion?

QUESTION: What should be done with the children who thought nothing of defacing the 9/11 Memorial Park last week and threw trash into the pools during a school trip?   More...


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Telling It Like It Is

Telling It Like It Is

Summertime Means Canarsiens Have Even Less Etiquette

Yay! Summer is finally in full swing and you'll be seeing more of your neighbors; they're washing their cars, tending to their gardens and hanging out outside their houses at all hours of the day. More...

A Hometown View From Albany

A Hometown View From Albany

Sampson Frustrated With Albany Politics

It appears the old pay-to-play environment Governor Andrew Cuomo says is over at the state Capitol is still alive and well in some corners of the Capitol.  More...

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Other News

Bias Crime Charged In Marine Park Bus Stop Attack

Two teenagers are being charged with a bias crime for allegedly attacking a woman at a bus stop at Nostrand Avenue and Avenue R just outside of Michael’s Restaurant on Tuesday, June 26th. More...

Man Shot While Walking Near Bayview Houses

Police from the 69th Precinct are investigating a shooting that occurred last Friday afternoon where a 25-year-old man was wounded in front of one of the Bayview Houses buildings.  More...

Summer Meals Are In When School Is Out!

School may be out of session but the summer meals program is in full swing for thousands of New York City kids. According to District 18 Community Superintendent Beverly Wilkins, kids 18 and under are eligible for the program.  More...

View From the Middle

View From The Middle

Firebrand Barron Gets His Comeuppance

I couldn’t have been happier when I read the figures stating the final outcome of the primary election two weeks ago where City Councilman Charles Barron was TROUNCED by Assemblyman Hakeem Jeffries in the 8th Congressional District race.  More...

Guest Column


Assemblyman Kicks Off Annual Summer Reading Program

Assemblyman Alan Maisel (D-59 AD) announced that it is time, once again, for the state Assembly’s annual Summer Reading Challenge. More...

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