January 31, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page


What's your opinion?

Question: The Senate recently approved a bill to strengthen gun laws, which would expand the state's existing ban on assault weapons. Do you think this measure will effectively limit gun violence in small communities? Why or why not??   More...

Former Courier Gal Gives Kudos

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It’s A Living “L”!

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Telling It Like It Is

Telling It Like It Is

Who Will Be A Model For Your Sense Of “Professionalism”?

Those who know me already know I'm not “into” celebrity news – especially when it's gossip about others who are far more fortunate and glitzy than I am. More...

Guest Column


Hagels And Bagels

When the President nominated former Senator Chuck Hagel to be Secretary of Defense, it was revealed that he had said that many people were intimidated by the ‘Israeli lobby.’ I know he said ‘Jewish’ lobby but he’s from N More...

Other News

Child’s Attacker Sought By Police And Community

A 10-year-old girl was nearly kidnapped last Thursday morning when a man pushed her into a building at Breukelen Houses and attacked her on the rooftop. More...

Shots Fired On Glenwood Road; No Injuries Reported

Two women in a silver Toyota Corolla were allegedly innocent bystanders when a fight broke out. The melee quickly escalated as shots were fired at the intersection near East 83rd Street and Glenwood Road around at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, January 29th. More...

The Community’s Well Covered During Cold Times

The weather outside might have been frightful, but the kindness of others was more than just delightful last Saturday morning when thousands came to Holy Family Church School to get free coats for their families.  More...

View From the Middle

View From The Middle

Is “Never Again” Now A Forgotten Phrase?

Last Sunday, January 27th, survivors of the most horrendous purposeful tragedy in the history of man, joined with politicians, religious leaders and others around the world to commemorate International Holocaust Remembrance Day.  More...

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