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What's your opinion?

Question: In the fall, the city plans to extend the school day for 2,000 sixth graders , adding an extra two and a half hours to their studies. Do you think spending more time in school will help students succeed? Why or why not? More...

Neighborhood News

Happy Birthday Maycen!

Happy 4th Birthday to our little princess Maycen Ambyr Blynn who will be celebrating her day on May 15, 2013. Have fun at your bowling party. Can’t wait to see you this weekend. We love you. Grandma and Poppa.   More...


Partial Rear Dentures

If all of the rear teeth in one side of your jaw are missing, you may opt for a partial denture instead of a span of empty gum. More...

Telling It Like It Is

Telling It Like It Is

Six Months Later, There’s Still A Struggle To Feel “Normal”

“We must define ourselves by the best that is in us, not the worst that has been done to us.” –Edward Lewis L ooking back at where my life was six months ago is difficult.  More...

View From the Middle

View From The Middle

Pols Would Rather Save A Stupid Tank Than Save A Life

A few sequester-related items last week elicited a view of just how, uh, messed up our government regulators (that’s gobbledygook for “politicians”!) are and how we’re not spending money where we should — and spending mo More...

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The Mother Of All Days At Four Seasons Nursing Home

Good food and music were part of a fun-filled day for everyone at Four Seasons Nursing Home at 1555 Rockaway Parkway. More...

Roy H. Mann Students Make A Splash

Students from I.S. 78 (Roy H. Mann Junior High School) dazzled the audience with sparkling costumes and a talented performance of Disney’s The Little Mermaid this week.  More...


Perfect Week Against Divisional Opponents Move Canarsie Baseball Into Second Place

With the regular season soon coming to an end, Canarsie is getting hot at the right time, beating two of the better teams (Prospect Heights Campus and Erasmus Hall Campus) in the Brooklyn B Central division during the week, moving them into second in More...

Lady Chief Grapplers Steamroll New Dorp In Semifinals Dual Meet

The Canarsie girls wrestling team fell behind 9-6 early in its dual meet semifinals matchup against New Dorp High School. But head coach Keith Conrade never resorted to pushing the panic button. More...

New York Liberty Select Canarsie Resident In WNBA Draft

Just like most female college basketball prospects, Shenneika Smith waited eagerly for her name to be called in the WNBAdraft in mid-April as she, along with her family, watched at a restaurant in Queens. More...

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