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City Abandons Canarsie In Midst Of Post-Hurricane Cleanup

Is Mother Nature going to pay the $500 fine for dumping debris in our community?  If you walk along East 108th Street from avenues J to M, you’ll see plenty of trash, including natural debris, scattered inside the fencing at the Fresh Cre More...

Officials Hit The Pavement To Hunt For Alleged Attacker

The hunt continues for a man who reportedly attacked and raped a 22- year-old young girl in the vicinity of Brooklyn College on February 2nd. More...

Body Found Under Dock In Gerritsen Beach

Police from the 61st Precinct said this week they are looking into the drowning death of a man whose body was found floating near his boat in Gerritsen Beach last Sunday.  Press reports released Monday indicated the body of an elderly man, who l More...

Telling It Like It Is

Sending Our Mailmen The Best – But Not On A Saturday!

Telling It Like It Is

Nor rain, nor sleet, nor snow...Nor whatever the hell else the post office claims their employees work through...They can now exclude 'nor only weekdays.’ Some residents living on the second floor of a private house don’t get mail until t More...

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Police Look For Suspect In Livery Cab Robbery

A29-year-old livery cab driver was held up at gunpoint and robbed last week in the Flatlands area and police are asking for the public’s help in tracking down the alleged thief.  More...

Flatbush Family Seeks Help After Blaze Kills Son

Many families who live in buildings without heat can only find warmth and comfort by using a space heater in their apartment. More...


What's Your Opinion

Question: What do you think of the recent news that the U.S. Postal Service plans to stop delivering mail on Saturdays starting this summer?   More...

Former Resident Reflects

Dear Editor:  I was born in Canarsie in 1951 and lived there until 1976. I am currently working with a major publisher of local history on a book about Canarsie. This past Saturday I took a walk through the streets of my youth. More...

Kudos For Book Coverage!

Dear Dara Mormile and staff:  More...

View From the Middle

Those Pilotless Spies In The Sky Could Be Spying On You!

View From The Middle

The controversy about drones and their use as deadly weapons against civilians within the past few years is coming to a boiling point in political circles.  More...

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