December 24, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page


What's Your Opinion?

Question: What are you planning to do with your children during the winter holiday break?

“I’m taking my kids to Jamaica for a family vacation. They will get to meet their grandparents and know their roots.” Christine Sierra, Canarsie More...

Governor Needs To Get With The Program

Dear Editor,  This letter is in reference to the story that appeared in your December 17th edition – “Governor Cuomo Aims To Fix The ‘Flaws’ Of Common Core Learning.”  More...


Week 3 PSAL Local Basketball Round-Up

Week 3 saw two of the three teams split its respective games while the other picked up a victory in its lone affair, with games played up to press time on Tuesday afternoon.  Canarsie Boys  More...

CEC18 Holds First Annual Holiday Basketball Tournament

In the spirit of teamwork and sportsmanship, Community Education Council 18 (CEC18) held its 1st Annual Holiday Basketball Tournament on Saturday. Co-ed teams from public schools 114, 276, 279 and Cultural Arts Academy (CAA) entered P.S. More...

Guest Column


Save That Tooth!

There is a legal phrase: “Time is of the essence,” which means there is no fooling around with dates in contract. More...

Do You Deal With Anxiety By Being Overly Aggressive?

Some people deal with anxiety by unconsciously adopting a very aggressive and arrogant position in life. Psychoanalyst Karen Horney called this the “expansive solution” to neurotic conflict. More...

Other News

Seniors And Little Ones Spread Christmas Cheer At Neighborhood Center

Penn Wortman Senior Center was looking a lot like Christmas on Tuesday! The stockings were hung, the tree was decorated – complete with gift-wrapped presents - and there was a festive spirit in the air. More...

Inferno KIlls old MIll BasIn WoMan

Residents who live on East 52nd Street and Avenue L woke up Saturday morning to the smell of smoke – only to learn that a neighbor ’s house was on fire. More...

Footage Of Mill Basin Shooting Suspects Released

Police have a somewhat clear image of a suspect they believe is connected to the violence that took place outside of Strike 10 Lanes, which resulted in three people being shot on December 12th .  More...

Telling It Like It Is

Telling It Like It Is

It’s The Most Deadliest Time Of The Year

Merry Christmas everyone! Happy holidays and however else you want to accept greetings! What’s the best gift of all – according to the city? More...

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