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What's Your Opinion?

Question: Have you been noticing that there are more homeless people on the streets of New York? If so, how can the city combat the problem?

“Yes. I’ve been here nine years, and it’s more than I’ve ever seen before. It’s usually either psychological or financial. I guess some need unemployment. They need to provide a way to get them out of homelessness. More...


NBA Hall Of Famer Trains Athletes At College Basketball Clinic

Kingsborough Community College became a magnet for aspiring local professional basketball players last Friday after former NBA player Nathaniel “Tiny” Archibald hosted a special clinic for intercollegiate basketball players.  More...

Vikings Trample Thomas Jefferson, 36-2, In Rain Soaked Football Game

Thomas Jefferson scored the first points of Friday night’s tilt on a safety early in the first quarter. More...

JV Football Chiefs Take Down JFK, 14-6, At Home

Things didn’t begin well for the Junior Varsity Canarsie football team as John F. Kennedy marched down the field, capping its first drive with an eight-yard rushing touchdown for a 6-0 lead midway through the first quarter.  More...

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Middle School Students Say: “Bullies Be Gone!”

When a group of seventh graders at Bildersee Junior High School approached their teachers about forming an anti-bully club, there was no question about what had to get done. More...

Cars Crash While “Charging” Along Busy Corridor

Lately, there’s always an accident waiting to happen in the area around Gateway Center mall. More...

Rapist Strikes In Our Area Again

Young women traveling around the community in the middle of the night are being warned that the Canarsie rapist is still on the loose – and police believe he’s preyed on a few more victims over the past month.  More...

Telling It Like It Is

Telling It Like It Is

Don’t Mess With A Month Of Trying To Keep Our Kids In Line!

Calling just about all of the schools in the districts where the Canarsie Courier circulates is a tough job. Waiting to find out who to speak to, leaving them a message and then waiting for a call back - that we never get - is frustrating. More...

Guest Column


World's Most Prevalent Disease

What is the world's most prevalent disease? If your answer is the common cold...:....you're wrong! Tooth decay is the most universal disease in the world. More...

Obsessing Over Body Image

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...

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