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What's Your Opinion?

Question: Gov. Andrew Cuomo recently announced that there will be “text safe” zones at rest stops along major New York state highways to combat distracted driving. More...


Canarsie Comeback Effort Falls Short, 26-20, To Boys & Girls

The Chiefs failed to do anything right in the first half of Saturday’s road game against Boys and Girls, getting flagged multiple times, as the opposition used its ground attack to forge a 20-0 lead. More...

Week 4 PSAL Football Round-Up

It was a tough week for area teams, as they went 1-3 in PSAL action. Here is the Canarsie Courier’s weekly roundup on how the programs fared.  South Shore 48, Petrides 12   More...

Guest Column


Syria, Beyond A Reasonable Doubt?

On August 4, 1964, two American destroyers, the USS Maddox and the USS Turner Joy, were operating in the Gulf of Tonkin when they were attacked by...no one.  More...

Other News

Green Thumb Volunteers Freshen Up Fresh Creek

The City’s Parks Department tries to keep up with the environmental conditions at Fresh Creek, which runs along East 108th Street. Many residents continue to do their part year round by volunteering with NYC Natural area.  More...

Wrong Tuesday Turn

On Tuesday, at about 9:27 a.m., witnesses said that the driver of a blue Toyota SUV was heading eastbound on Vandalia Avenue when a gold Toyota sedan, driven by a driving school instructor, collided More...

Officers Fast To Catch Alleged Crooks In Flatlands Area

Police with the 63rd Precinct, who received September Cops of the Month awards, responded to a call from a teenager who was crying near a Utica Avenue and Glenwood Road bus stop.  More...

Telling It Like It Is

Telling It Like It Is

Putting “McDonald’s” And “Healthy” In The Same Sentence?

You're in a rush to get to your destination. You don't have much time to sit down for a healthy meal - and the idea of a “portable” snack sounds better than anything that requires cutlery. More...

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