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What's Your Opinion?

Question: An unoffi cial street sign, placed without permission, reading “Fallen Officers Way “ was put up in Bedford- Stuyvesant where NYPD Detectives Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu were ambushed. More...


PSAL Week 6 Area Basketball Round-Up

Area PSAL teams didn’t fare well in non-league action, losing a game apiece to its respective foes. But picked up wins in league play, with the final month of the regular season dribbling into high gear. More...

Lady Chiefs Hoops Continue To Roll With Two More Conference Wins

The Canarsie girls basketball team kept up its momentum, and perfect league record, by dispatching two more conference teams during the week.  The Lady Chiefs (13-2, 11-0) ended the week with a 60-20 win over Prospect Heights (4-7) on Tuesday ni More...

Guest Column


Mouthwash Won’t Do

TV ads may tell you that mouthwash will remove the “morning film” on your teeth. Dentists don’t agree with that! They opt for good flossing and brushing for clean teeth and healthy gums. More...

Anorexia Nervosa: Starving Yourself To Death

Anorexia nervosa is a serious eating disorder that involves a drive for thinness through starvation. If untreated, it can result in death. Anywhere between 5 and 20% of the individuals suffering from this eating disorder die each year. More...

Other News

High Heels And Boot Camp Fight Cancer At H.E.S.

“Supporting the fighters, admiring the survivors, honoring the taken and never ever giving up hope.”  The Hebrew Educational Society (H.E.S.) held an event, in collaboration with “Beating Cancer in Heels,” which was found More...

EXCLUSIVE Flatlands Family Mourns Death Of 15-Year-Old

Isiah Joseph, 15, had just finished eating lunch at his home in the Flatlands area when he hopped on his bike to meet a friend.  More...

Gas Station Robber Caught On Camera

The NYPD is seeking the public's assistance identifying the following individual wanted for a robbery, which took place on December 20, 2014 at 6:35 a.m. inside of 9612 Seaview Avenue, at the Shell Gas Station. More...

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Telling It Like It Is

A “Phone-y” Sense of Security For Our Students

Everyone says today’s world is “different than it used to be” for children. What does that mean? Are there more kidnappings? More youth involved shootings? More crime? More...

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