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What's Your Opinion?

Question: Do you still feel safe shopping in the mall after over 300 teens reportedly started a riot a couple of weeks ago? What do you think the teens’ punishment should be for starting havoc that day? More...


Lady Chiefs Continue Divisional Supremacy With 77-33 Thrashing Of Wingate

With each passing game, the Canarsie Educational Campus girls basketball team looks more and more dominate in the Brooklyn A East Conference. More...

Telling It Like It Is

Telling It Like It Is

Bully-Proofing Our Kids By Putting Them Under The Knife

There's nothing worse for many teenagers than being tormented about a physical imperfection. As a teen, I was teased about frequent breakouts and boys tried to put gum in my hair, as they did with all girls who sported long locks. More...

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Former Councilman Blasts Precinct After Kings Plaza Riot

Former City Councilmember Lew Fidler loves a celebration. More...

Senior Tag-Teamed In Robbery

An 89-year-old woman was robbed by a man and a woman over the weekend in East New York.  More...

Seniors Celebrate The New Year With A Special Visit

The JASA Senior Center celebrated the New Year with a grand party at the Hebrew Educational Society (H.E.S.), 9502 Seaview Avenue, on December 31st. More...

Guest Column


The Rich Won’t Make You Poor...Really

So, what’s all this business about ‘income inequality?’ Is that really the ‘biggest problem we’re facing today?’ Is it, in fact, really a ‘problem’ at all?  More...

What Keeps Us From Effectively Dealing With Bad Luck

I recently saw a young man who was quite baffled by the misfortune that had befallen him. He had been living with the notion that he was exempt from experiencing bad luck. More...


Cleaning Infants’ Teeth

Home dental care should begin before baby has a single tooth. Plaque can form on the gums just as it forms on the teeth. More...

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