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Letters/Opinion

Mad At Letter Writer, Mad At Us

Dear Editor,  More...

What's Your Opinion?

Question: How would you improve the shopping area along Rockaway Parkway? What do we need more/less of along the strip?

“I would add more stores and restaurants. We also need more buses going to the train station. We can also restore what is presently there and make it newer. More...

Sports

Former South Shore Hoopster Finds Basketball Bliss At Brooklyn College

Brooklyn College senior forward Lorenzo Williams didn’t take the usual route to basketball happiness.  A self-proclaimed street baller for several years, Lorenzo tried out for South Shore High School’s basketball team in his senior y More...

Terrific Records Earn B.C. Teams Title Slots

The Brooklyn College Bulldog basketball teams completed exceptional seasons to return to the CUNYAC Championship tournament.  The Lady Bulldogs (18-7 overall, 13-3 CUNYAC) had a bye for the quarterfinals in their bracket following a first place More...

Wave Fall To Red Hawks In Semis

It’s championship time for CUNYAC, and the Kingsborough Community College (KCC) Wave men’s basketball team made a late-season push to reach the tournament.  More...

Special Sections

A BLUER GERRITSEN

Shell Bank Creek Boat Cleanup Complete But Sandy Debris Still A Problem

The NYC Parks Department made good on their promise to remove a slew of abandoned boats from Gerritsen Beach and Sheepshead Bay last month. More...

Other News

Flatlands Kidnappers Thought To Resurface At Toy Store

Police investigators on Friday made public a surveillance photo – and a sketch – of an armed and dangerous suspect involved in a kidnapping, stabbing and robbery case that took place the previous week in Flatlands.  More...

Sixty-Ninth Precinct Removes More Guns – And Burglars – From Streets

Diligent policing methods set in motion last year are now yielding positive results, as discussed at Tuesday night’s 69th Precinct Community Council meeting.  More...

Victims Targeted For Their Credit Cards

The holidays – and holiday shopping – may be over, but crooks continue to take advantage of crimes of opportunity in our area. More...

Guest Column

View From Sinai

In Case You Are Naïve…

… and think that politics and hypocrisy doesn’t exist or shouldn’t enter into Supreme Court Justice selections because President Obama said so recently in the wake of Justice Antonin Scalia’s death, please note that “Sl More...

VIEWS ON DENTAL HEALTH

Take Care Of Your Teeth

A lot of people will not fly because they have an extreme anxiety or fear of flying. Let’s face it, a lot of people do not get needed dental care because they, too, have anxiety about the dental chair. More...

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