May 22, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page


What's Your Opinion?

Question: What are your plans for Memorial Day?

“I have a big day planned. Enjoy time with my kids and grandchildren. Take the grandchildren to the park. Then we’ll barbecue and watch videos.” Diana Rivera, Canarsie More...


Canarsie Girls Wrestling Coach Earns Coach Of The Year Award

When head coach Keith Conrade decided to form a girls wrestling team at Canarsie Educational Campus last season, he never envisioned he would get so much in return for his efforts.  More...

Despite Lackluster Performance, Canarsie Downs Taft In Playoff First Round

After losing to Curtis High School, last season’s PSAL champs, 34-26, to end the regular season last week, Canarsie girls wrestling team was able to rebound, and defeat Taft Educational Campus High School, 45-15, at home in the first round of p More...

Guest Column


‘Brown’ at 60

Sixty years after ‘Brown vs. Board of Education’ and we now have a president who sends his own children to private school while blocking every attempt to use vouchers to give poor kids an equally good private school education...  More...

Other News

It’s My Park Day at Marine Park

Any day in Marine Park is fun, but Saturday was a special day to celebrate Brooklyn’s largest park and to learn more about its rich history in a day of free activities in and around the Carmine Carro Community Center.  More...

Canarsie’s Outreach Organization Faces Some Stale Conditions

When an organization that helps residents with rebuilding faces its own problems, time is of the essence with every setback. More...

Prescription For Treatment: Hospital Examines Violence As A Disease

“Violence is an equal opportunity offender,” said Agnes Abraham, Chairperson of the Community Advisory Board, at a Kings County Hospital Center (KCHC) panel discussion against violence. More...

Telling It Like It Is

Telling It Like It Is

Looking For Real Men? You Won’t Find Them Anymore!

Where have all the cowboys gone? You guessed it – another annoying pop song motivated me to write a column on something that makes no sense, yet it’s the “in” thing everywhere you look. More...

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