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What's Your Opinion?

Question: Do you think that if youths are employed and take on summer jobs, they will be less likely to becoming involved in criminal/ gang activity? Why or why not?

“Summer jobs will not work for all kids. Some kids don’t qualify for those jobs. And other kids would rather hustle on the street than work at a good job. The parents need to get involved - and guide them.” Manny N., Canarsie More...

More Bike Lane Bashing From Bayview Houses

Dear Editor:  I am writing regarding the disastrous plan by the Department of Transportation (DOT) for bike lanes on East 102nd Street between Seaview Avenue and Shore Parkway, Shore Parkway and Rockaway Parkway.  At the Community Board 18 More...

Telling It Like It Is

Telling It Like It Is

Think Outside The Box When It Comes To The Fair Chance Act

A few weeks ago, the 69th Precinct Community Council in Canarsie held its first job fair. More...

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Other News

This Place Is No Longer A Dump!

By Linda Steinmuller More...

Captain Aims To Keep Crime Down In 63rd Precinct

By Jason Linetsky  More...

Spirit Rally Brings Out The Best Of P.S. 236

Friday, June 26th, was the last day of school for kids in the city. For students at P.S. 236, they made the best out of their last day by hosting a spirit rally for St. Jude’s Children Research. More...


Trinidad and Tobago Offense Erupts In Week Six of Caribbean Cup

As the season approaches the halfway mark, some teams have hit its stride, finding great form, while others struggle to find consistency.  The New York Caribbean Cup hosted three matches Sunday evening, including a record-tying effort, at the Th More...

Guest Column

The Qualities Of A Good Psychotherapist

Much has been written by mental health professionals on the qualities of a good psychotherapist. Recently some books have addressed the therapy experience from the patient’s perspective. More...

The Crowning Look

When you have a crown made to protect a tooth that’s been badly damaged by decay, your dentist will pay special attention to the relationship of the surrounding teeth, their natural color and how they follow the lines of your lips. More...

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