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Letters/Opinion

What's Your Opinion?

Question: How do you think deadly motorcycle accidents can be prevented along Rockaway Parkway?

“I ride my motorcycle - and I just think they need to enforce the speed limit for motorcycles. More...

A Reminder Of Her Contributions

Dear Editor,  While reading the June 4th “Then And Now,” regarding P.S./I.S. 66, located at 845 East 96th Street, I was stunned to read that site was supposed to be a school from the beginning – which is NOT THE TRUTH!  More...

“While We Were Sleeping”

Dear Editor, While residents in Canarsie lay sound asleep in their beds, NYC Department of Transportation (NYCDOT) would have implemented new traffic patterns along East 108th Street; plans that would have included a one-way traveling lane from Seavi More...

Sports

Emotions Run High In Week Four Of NY Caribbean Cup

As teams better their form through week four of play, others still have growing pains to endure after a day of soccer on Sunday at the Thomas Jefferson Sports Complex.  The second match of the day, Antigua & Barbuda versus Haiti, was called More...

Former Local Baseball Star Pitches In HS All-Star Game

Pitcher Chris Karnbach was a big reason why Madison High School baseball enjoyed a tremendous season, exceeding exceptions by going 14-2 during the regular season. More...

Queens Edges Brooklyn In First-Ever SONYC All-Star Game

An all-star affair was underway on Friday evening at Roy H. More...

Other News

Students Bust Some Of Their Best Moves

Parents gathered at P.S. 115 Monday morning to watch their kids demonstrate some fancy footwork at the school’s annual Dance-A-Thon. More...

Marine Park Fights For “Character Of Neighborhood” Definition

On Tuesday night, in lieu of the Marine Park Civic Association’s (MPCA) end-of-year party, the organization’s final meeting of the year continued the controversial discussion of rezoning from last month.  More...

Fired Up On A Friday Afternoon

Within a couple of hours, gun violence hit our community two times last week. During the same time police responded to shots fired on East 82nd Street near Flatlands Avenue, another shooting took place in the Flatlands area.  More...

Telling It Like It Is

Telling It Like It Is

They Might Be “All Out” But Violence In The City Is The “In” Thing!

Every time a call comes in over the police scanner for “shots fired,” the Canarsie Courier crew goes into a frenzy.  More...

Guest Column

VIEWS ON DENTAL HEALTH

Pointers On Plaque

Plaque is probably the biggest cause of tooth decay and eventual tooth loss. It is the sticky, practically colorless film that builds continuously on teeth. More...

Trying to Forget Your Problems Doesn’t Work!

I recently had a patient who believed he could overcome his depression by not thinking about all the things that bothered him. On the surface, this sounded like a good idea. More...

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