February 20, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page


What's Your Opinion?

Question: One of the reasons Mayor de Blasio kept schools open despite the dangerous snowstorm last week was because the Schools Chancellor said, “Many of our kids don't get a hot lunch, and in many cases breakfast, unless they go to school.&rd More...


Lady Chiefs Hoops Dominate August Martin; Earn Coach Career First Postseason Win

No one would blame head coach Keiya Smith for displaying a wide grin that stretched from Avenue K to the Canarsie Pier after the fourth-seeded Lady Chiefs soundly defeated No. More...

Telling It Like It Is

Telling It Like It Is

Our Mayor Needs To Be Schooled In What’s Good For Our City!

Did I ever mention how much I love instigators? If you haven't realized it by now, I like to instigate now and then – and not just because it's my job. More...

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A Taste Of The Opera Comes To Lakeside Adult Day Care Center

The powerful yet romantic voice of Alexandr Gunko filled Lakeside Adult Day Care Center on Valentine’s Day – getting everyone in the mood! Gunko, who performs in the Metropolitan Opera, belted out several tunes for the crowd. More...

Out-Of-Control Teens Ransack Kings Plaza – Again

School’s out – and that means more trouble for Kings Plaza Mall. With nothing better to do on Presidents’ Day, over 100 rowdy teenagers flocked to the mall, just two months after a previous melee, to create more havoc.  More...

Banged Up Near The Belt

A black Honda Accord traveling northbound on Rockaway Parkway attempted to make a left-hand turn onto Shore Parkway, leading to the entrance ramp of the westbound Belt Parkway, when it collided with More...

Guest Column


Hooray For Hollywood!

Since 1996, film production days in Los Angeles are down by 50 percent and what’s worse is that nobody in the whole state is blaming global warming,  “What are you talking about? It’s settled science. More...

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