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Letters/Opinion

What's Your Opinion?

Question: Many Brooklyn neighborhoods have seen a surge in gentrification. Do you think Canarsie will be next? Why or why not and how do you feel about it?

“I have a friend in Canarsie. It’s a nice place; I would live there. Flatbush has already gone through gentrification. Canarsie is next. I don’t like it. More...

Sports

Fort Hamilton Spoils Varsity Chiefs’ Football Home Opener With 38-0 Rout

The Canarsie varsity football team knew it would be in for a tough afternoon after Fort Hamilton, a talented squad, suffered a heartbreaking defeat to Grand Street Campus last week, angering the club.  Failing to muster up any offensive and play More...

PSAL Week 3 Area Football Round-Up

It was another high-octane week of PSAL football, as area teams went 3-1, with two squads running its undefeated record to 3-0.  South Shore – 32, New Dorp – 6  (City Conference)  More...

Guest Column

THE POINTING FINGER

The Pessimists Went To New York

When the Nazis came to power in Germany, things became increasingly difficult for the Jews. It began with restrictions on daily activities, then vandalism, then beatings, then, well, we all know what ‘then’ was.  More...

VIEWS ON DENTAL HEALTH

Fluoride Toothpaste

If you watch television, you’ve probably seen the commercials selling fluoride toothpaste (“Mommy, Mommy, my group had fewer cavities!”). More...

When Self-Hate Turns Dangerous

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

Other News

Dads Do Their Duty At P.S. 272

Schools everywhere are hosting “Dads Take Your Child To School” events this week. P.S. 272 held their “Dad Take Your Child To School” Day on Monday, September 21st. More...

St. Bernard Church Ready For Papal Visit

Preparing for the Pope’s arrival is a prestigious and great honor. Rev. Msgr. Jamie Gigantiello, of St. More...

Driver Makes Angle Parking On Flatlands Avenue

Witnesses said the driver of an Infiniti FX 35 lost control of his vehicle and plowed into a fence yesterday morning at East 94th Street and Flatlands Avenue. More...

Telling It Like It Is

Telling It Like It Is

Getting Guns – Not People – Off The Street Will Solve Everything!

Celebrating your heritage at a parade unites your sense of pride with others who have the same passion for the culture. More...

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