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What's Your Opinion?

Question: What are your plans for summer vacation?

“Every year, I take my kids to Jamaica to see their family. We have many things to do on the island. My kids love the traditional Caribbean food. We go to the beaches and go fishing and enjoy the summer.” More...


Heather Hardy Hopes To Take Next Step After Unanimous Win

If you ask Heather “The Heat” Hardy, she’ll be the first to tell you that she deserves her due after she defeated Kirstie Simmons (8-1, 2 KOs) with a unanimous decision in an eight-round Super Bantamweight bout Saturday night at the More...

Caribbean Soccer: Goals At A Premium

Before the largest and most enthusiastic crowd so far this season, only four goals were scored in Sunday afternoon’s New York Caribbean Cup Soccer Tournament action.  More...

Basketball Tournament Bridges Gap Between Cops and Youth

The NIKE slogan, “Basketball Never Stops,” represents the fact that basketball is played all year long even when the NBA season concludes. On Sunday, an event at Kingsborough Community College’s gym validated that once again. More...

Other News

Plans May Be In The Works To Revive "The L" Shopping District

Canarsie business leaders came together in a special meeting last week, held at Fillmore Real Estate, located at 9317 Avenue L, to discuss plans to revive “The L.” Fillmore’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO) John Reinhardt welcomed Ave More...

Good Grief Turns Into Good News For Bright Youngster


Flatlands mom Tanesha Martin was beside herself after she was notified that her son, Alextine, 12, bolted from what she describes as his “babysitter” on Monday, June 27th. More...

Non-Profit Helps Make Renting in Brooklyn Less Miserable

Brooklyn renters who have been shoehorned into apartments that are less-than-habitable can seek relief with IMPAACT Brooklyn. More...

Guest Column

Feeling Like You’re Going Nowhere

Many of the people I see in psychotherapy complain of feeling lost and out of touch, not knowing what they want, where they are going, or how they have gotten on this seeming track to nowhere. More...


Benefits Of Dental Implants

Some patients who experience great difficulty wearing dentures may benefit from dental implants. Dental implants are lightweight, metal devices surgically embedded in the gums or in the bone, to which the replacement teeth are attached. More...

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