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Canarsie Memories Survive

Dear Editor,  Just wanted to check in with my fellow Canarsiens. More...

What's your opinion?

Question: Mayor Michael Bloomberg proposed legislation last week that would require stores to put cigarettes out of sight where customers can't see them. Do you think this measure would prevent people from buying cigarettes? Why or why not?   More...


ANECDOTE FLASHBACK Originally published 4/8/2010

© 2010 Jonathan Gies More...

Telling It Like It Is

Telling It Like It Is

Maybe More Public Signage Will Keep Straphangers In Line

Getting on the bus or train is taxing. The fare has gone up and the service hasn't improved much. Not only is the service the same despite the increase, we have to deal with rude commuters in situations we have no control over. More...

View From the Middle

View From The Middle

Gun Control Legislation: Sen. Reid Might Have A Plan

I ’m getting as sick of writing about the gun control controversy as you are reading about it. But I won’t apologize. The topic won’t go away, unfortunately. More...

Journalism Vérité


“Heaven, I’m In Heaven...”

Having already stopped the seas from rising, the planet from warming, won a Nobel Prize by finally bringing peace to the Middle East with a 10 day speaking tour, prevented another major depression, controlled the federal deficit, ended political divi More...

Other News

BPL Showcases Girrrl Power At Local Branches

Women’s History Month is soon coming to a close, but our local libraries have been celebrating the occasion by displaying some of the most interesting reads on their shelves.  More...

Foster Avenue Construction Site Under Investigation

Construction disasters are happening all over the city. More...

Trading Guns For Greatness At Christian Cultural Center

Reverend A.R.  More...


CYO Repeat Champs Two Years In A Row

Our Lady of Trust/K.N.U.L.I.F.E. Canarsie Basketball Team repeated as Brooklyn/Queens Diocese Basketball Champions. OLT/K.N.U.L.I.F.E. defeated Sacred Heart-Glendale 39-40 in a thrilling nail biter. More...

Canarsie’s Shenneika Smith Ends St. John’s Career With 18 In NCAA Loss

In her final collegiate game for St. John’s University on Sunday, Shenneika Smith drained 18 points. But it wasn’t enough, as the tenth-seeded Red Storm dropped its opening round NCAATournament tilt, 96-90, in double-overtime, to No. More...

CEC Girls To Participate In PSAL Trailblazing Freestyle Wrestling League

When the Public School Athletic League approached Canarsie Educational Campus boys head coach Keith Conrade about forming a team for the all-girls developmental freestyle wrestling league, he had to mull it over a bit. More...

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