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Letters/Opinion

What's Your Opinion?

Question: When it comes to cooling off during the summer, which do you prefer – heading to a pool or going to the beach? Why?

“The pool. There’s no sand at a pool, and I like the pool water better than salt water. I can bring my umbrella and lie on a cot, which is better than lying on the sand.” Jimmy Garcia, Bushwick More...

A Breath Of Fresh Air

Dear Ms. Mormile, I have been a great fan of your columns for years. You are always right on target. I especially appreciated your column about the Night Out Against Crime. More...

Thanks For Your Support!

Dear Catherine, On behalf of Rev. Leroy and Dalton Spencer, and the Summer Bash Planning Committee, I would like to thank you for your assistance in this regard. More...

Sports

Shooting Hoops – And Scoring Points – At Local Camp

  Basketball and Drama Camp is in full swing, and students are putting the fundamental skills they’ve learned into action each week. More...

Family, Football Love Propels Former Canarsie Chief Standout To Next Level

When Kamari Jones-Hunter takes the field with the National Junior Col-lege Athletic Association (NJCAA) Monroe College football team on Saturday, September 5th, it will bring the former Canarsie Chiefs star one step closer to fulfilling his dream of More...

Goals Galore At Caribbean Cup All Star Classic, Postseason Awaits

After the conclusion of preliminary play, the best of the best took the pitch in an exhibition for bragging rights before postseason action begins.  The New York Caribbean Cup hosted its annual All Star Classic last Sunday, with an East versus W More...

Other News

They’re Shooting The Breeze With Jeffries

Residents from the 8th Congressional District had an opportunity to air their grievances yesterday morning at a Congress on Your Corner event held in front of the Spring Creek Post Office, 1310 Pennsylvania Avenue. More...

Guns Won’t Stop Blazin’ At Glenwood Houses

Another man was shot dead in the Glenwood Houses – this time it was following a heated argument during what should have been a simple barbecue. More...

Sanitation Truck Takes Out Sports Car On Busy Avenue

A NYC Department of Sanitation garbage truck and a red Camaro collided at the corner of Ralph Avenue and Avenue N just after noon yesterday. Reports stated that a 19-year-old was struck by the truck and suffered head injuries. More...

Telling It Like It Is

Telling It Like It Is

Our City Is Willing To Pay For Crumbs – Or Cocoa Pebbles!

Sizzling hot days do more than just make us break into a sweat, which is our body’s way of cooling us down. It’s also a sign that we need to replenish ourselves by drinking water or something that will help replace our electrolytes. More...

Guest Column

Hating Your Body, Hating Yourself

Many of us look forward to summer, and spending some time at the beach and at pool clubs But those places can be especially difficult for people who suffer from a cluster of symptoms called “body dysmorphic disorder.” People with this dis More...

VIEWS ON DENTAL HEALTH

TMJ Syndrome Sources

Many jaw problems are the result of a condition known as TMJ Syndrome (temporomandibular joint syndrome). More...

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