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What's Your Opinion?

Question: Do you think gun violence in our community has been on the increase because Stop-and-Frisk is no longer practiced? Why or why not?

“More guns and stabbings. That’s not because they ended Stop-and-Frisk. More...

Resident Promotes The Pier

Dear Editor:   Canarsie is a historic community, and the Pier is an important part of its history. More...

Tread Lightly On Attitude Please

Dear Ms. Mormile:   I am a Canarsie homeowner since July 1980 and immediately became active with my neighbors and community. More...

Telling It Like It Is

Telling It Like It Is

Go Ahead, NYPD – Take A Shot At Adding More Police Officers!

Whenever I cover a 69th Precinct Community Council meeting where a police officer is awarded for taking weapons off the street, I obviously wonder – how did they receive the word about the weapon? More...

Special Sections

Other News

Tots Have “A Lot” More Room To Play in Gerritsen Beach

The expanded Tot Lot is here! Gerritsen Beach kids now have a beautiful new playground to spend those hot summer days. The recently opened park has been under construction since May 2013. More...

A Memorial For A Special Little Boy

You wouldn’t expect to see a horse and carriage traveling along Remsen Avenue. But two white horses, pulling a white carriage, lined Remsen Avenue Monday morning. More...

Man Sits In Hospital Waiting To Be Charged After Traffic Rampage With Cops

An SUV driver caused chaos on Canarsie streets when he drove on a rampage along Rockaway Parkway in the wrong direction - crashing into parked cars and a police officer – before a cop shot him in the shoulder.  More...

Guest Column

Understanding Depression

I believe we all have at one time or another experienced the feelings of overwhelming sadness we call depression. Depression is usually identified by a menu of symptoms (found in the DSM 111 R) as follows: 1. More...


Effective Mouthwashes

Only very few mouthwashes have been approved by the American Dental Association. One of these is available only by prescription. More...

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