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What's Your Opinion?

Question: Have you been watching the Summer Olympics, held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil? If so, what did you enjoy watching the most? More...

More Charter Schools Please!

Dear Editor:  If you live in my part of Brooklyn, it’s obvious what kind of school you want to send your child to. More...

Reader Offers A Third Opinion

Dear Editor:  Re: Political Ping Pong Between Readers (“Letter To The Editor,” Canarsie Courier, 8/18/16)  More...

Guest Column

Neurosis and the Neurotic Process

A neurosis is a term that describes a very frigid and compulsive way of behaving. People who are considered to be neurotic live with much discomfort and displeasure. More...


A Better Way To Take A Bite

There is a new way to make dentures which vastly improves retention, and has become a boon to denture wearers. Hopeless teeth are no longer extracted. Instead, root canal treatment is performed, then the teeth are reduced to the level of the gumline. More...

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Other News

Hit-And-Run Victim Remembered At Vigil

Marine Park

Friends and family gathered in front of the Sagardia home last Thursday to remember Angel Sagardia, who was killed by an outof control “dollar van” driver near Kings Plaza.  More...

Canarsie Man Shot In Neighboring Hood

East Flatbush

A Canarsie man is in critical condition after being shot in the head on an East Flatbush street.  Officials said a 27-year-old man was shot in the back of his head around 10:30 p.m. More...

Victim Slain Near Home


Police responded to a 911 call early Monday morning, August 22nd, of a male shot at East 34th Street and Avenue I. More...


New York Reggae Boyz And Golden Jaguars Grab Caribbean Cup Semi-Final Spots

Two great New York Caribbean Cup quarterfinal games were held at the Thomas Jefferson High School field on Sunday afternoon.  In the opener, Team Jamaica dismissed Team Panama 3- 0, while the nightcap developed into a hair raiser before Team Gu More...

Everyone’s A Star At Local Baseball League

All-Star games are all about having fun and playing for the joy of it. The 69th Precinct baseball league played a combination kid and adult All-Star game on Wednesday evening, August 17th. More...

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