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What's Your Opinion?

Question: New York City Housing will soon be adding hundreds of new security cameras to their buildings, including Bayview Houses. Do you think this will help reduce crimes in the projects? Why or why not?

“No, the cameras will not help. They already installed cameras in some parts of Bayview Houses - and they didn’t work. Just last week someone got shot right where the cameras were installed.” Tiffany Watson, Bayview Houses More...


Local Hoopster Caps College Career With All-Star Appearance

After a stellar basketball career at St. Joseph’s College, an outpouring of fan votes helped David Louison earn the last spot on the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Reese’s Division III College All-Star East team.  More...

Canarsie Middle School Slam Dunks Competition

On Saturday March 21st, P.S /I.S. 66 defeated Roy H. More...

Guest Column


Maintaining Space

A primary tooth (sometimes called a “baby” tooth) normally stays in place until the permanent tooth is ready to replace it. More...

Have You Resigned From The World To Avoid Anxiety?

Resignation is the term psychoanalyst Karen Horney used to describe the unconscious process withdrawing from active living. Resigned people live in emotional isolation. More...

Other News

Hunt For Missing Man Expands North Of The City

Brian Gewirtz’ family has been searching tirelessly for him for over a month now. More...

Dangerous Stop For Bus In Canarsie

A speeding van is believed to be responsible for a bus accident that injured 14 people Monday morning on East 102nd Street and Glenwood Road. More...

First Quarter Of 2015 Ends On A Positive Note For The 69th Precinct

The 69th Precinct is working hard to keep the streets of Canarsie safe. More...

Telling It Like It Is

Telling It Like It Is

A Life Lost: When Spending On Surveillance Doesn’t Pay

If I had the resources, the time – and maybe an intern’s detailed assistance – I would investigate how many arrests were made in Canarsie last year thanks to surveillance camera footage. More...

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