June 16, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page


What's Your Opinion?

Question: In light of the tragic murder of a 16-year-old East Flatbush black girl allegedly by a 24-year-old black man, do you feel that the Black Lives Matter movement is doing enough to highlight black on black crime? More...


Basketball Tournament Welcomes Competition and Friendship

In an effort to improve relations between youth and law enforcement officers who share the same community, a place of common ground was found on the basketball court.  State Senator Roxanne Persaud hosted the second game of the Brooklyn North vs More...

Seahawks Bring Seawolves Basketball Season Screeching to a Halt

Mill Basin

It wasn’t exactly a walk on the beach, but the Seahawks of Glenwood Academy Junior High managed to grind out a 52-32 drubbing of the Scholars’ Academy Seawolves.  More...

Scholars’ Academy Seawolves Crowned Basketball Champions

Mill Basin

The Scholars’ Academy Seawolves of Rockaway capped off their illustrious season with a stunning 39-19 blowout over the Marine Park Mariners. Last Saturday’s showdown was never close as the Seawolves roared on to the court and out of I.S. More...

Other News

Largest Brush Fire In Five Years Tears Through Plumb Beach And Marine Park

Marine Park

A brush fire started in Plumb Beach, just off the Belt Parkway near the Gateway Marina on Flatbush Avenue around noon on June 12th. It's been reported that the smoke was visible as far away as Staten Island.  More...

Cozine Crash Injures Four

An NYPD patrol car and a motorcycle, carrying a child, collided at the intersection of Pennsylvania and Cozine avenues just after 3 p.m. on Monday. More...

Clergy Council Holds Final Meeting Of Business Year

There is an old quote from the movie “Field of Dreams,” “If you build it, they will come.” For the 69th Precinct Clergy Council, the idea to build a stronger community through prayer and the word of God will attract more peopl More...

Guest Column

Having Trouble Making Efforts

Many people complain of being unable to do things to help themselves or make their lives better. More...


Sealing A Tooth

On the surfaces of all teeth are “fissures”— normal grooves formed while the tooth is developing. More...

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