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Millions Of $$$ Allocated For Park

Restoration "Soon," Says Councilman

In answer to repeated requests for information regarding the restoration of areas of Canarsie Park, City Councilman Lew Fidler last week said he had a "full commitment in place" that nearly $22. More...

Police Arrest Man Wanted In June 11 Robbery And Assault

Police last week picked up an 18-year-old man who was wanted in connection with an armed robbery near the Breukelen Houses project last June during which a victim was assaulted. More...

Courier Office Closed Labor Day, September 1

The office of the Canarsie Courier will be closed Monday, September 1, in observance of Labor Day. It will reopen at 9 a.m., Tuesday, September 2. More...

Letters/Opinion

Letters To The Editor

Full Story

What’s Your Opinion?

Responses compiled and photographed by Bill O

QUESTION: Do you think it More...

Women's

Study Reveals That Women Are Stressed Out

(NAPSI)-Are women more concerned about weight gain, stress, heart disease or the risk of cancer? A survey of women aged 18 and over found some surprising answers to that question. More...

Timely Tips by Kate Worth

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In-Vitro Fertilization Money Back Guarantee

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Who says there are no guarantees when it comes to getting pregnant? More...

This Week's Attitude

This Week’s

AttitudeDoomed Rocker

If doctors diagnosed you with a terminal illness and only gave you about three months to live, what would you do? More...

From The Mayor...

From The Mayor’s Desk...

New Yorkers & Israelis United In Fight Against Terror

Last week, in Israel and in Iraq, the world once again saw the ruthless face of terrorism. Anywhere that terror strikes-in the Middle East or in the streets of Lower Manhattan-it More...

View From the Middle

View From

The Middle
The Killing Of "Chemical Ali"

I hate looking foolish. This, of course, doesn More...

Little Old Canarsie

Little Old Canarsie

Quiet Neighborhoods In A Small Town, Circa 1912

Let us go back to the year 1912 and take a walking tour down Rockaway Ave., starting at Church Ave. where you could change with a transfer from the Canarsie-Hamburg Ave. Line (changed after the outbreak of World War I to Wilson Ave.) More...

Pedestrian Struck And Killed In

Hit-Run On Flatlands Avenue

A 38-year-old resident of East 89th Street was struck and killed while crossing Flatlands Avenue at the corner of East 104 Street Tuesday morning. More...

Local Car Dealer Among 19 Cited For ‘Misleading’ Ads

The New York City Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA) announced last week that it had cited 19 car dealerships citywide, including one on Flatbush Avenue, north of Kings Plaza More...

Cricket All-Stars Come Out For Benefit Match

Scores of cricket fans brought lunch and stood in the bushes surrounding Canarsie Park to see their favorite players. More...

Special Sections

Business & Finance

Realtors Say Housing Market

Continues On "Solid" Upswing

The New York housing market continued to be solid into the second quarter of 2003, ending the quarter at sales levels typical for the market, according to the existing single-family home sales data accumulated by the New York State Association of REA More...

Flood Insurance Guide Issued

Flood. Think it won More...

U.S. Small Biz Administrator Says Hispanics Making Great Strides

Administrator, U.S. More...

Community Guide

United Canarsie South Civic To Meet

The first meeting of the new season of the United Canarsie South Civic Association, which covers the area west of Rockaway Parkway and south of Seaview Avenue, will take place on Tuesday, September 9 at 7:30 p.m. More...

Grandparent/Senior Info Day

Senator John Sampson has announced he will hold his 6th Annual Grandparent/Senior Information Day on Friday, September 5 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on East 92 Street between Flatlands Avenue and Avenue J. More...

Free Farm Workshop At Wyckoff Museum

Join Museum gardener Philip Forsyth for a workshop exploring Brooklyn More...

Religion

Plymouth

Congregational Church

The members of Plymouth Congregational Church proudly invite you to worship and fellowship with us. We are located at 1223 E. 96th Street, between Ave J & Flatlands Ave. 718-649-5962. Fax# 718-649-3702. More...

Christian Church

We are located at 606 E. 89th St., Brooklyn, NY. More...

Healing Mass Set At OLM

Our Lady of Miracles Charismatic Prayer Group will host a Healing Mass on Tuesday, September 9 at 7:45 p.m. at OLM, 744 East 86th Street between Flatlands Avenue and Glenwood Road. More...

Medical

Up To Date On Your Shots —

Or Do You Need To Vaccinate? More...

Views On

Gary S. Rafal, D.D.S. More...

It’s The

No. One Killer

Cardiovascular diseases are the number one killer of adults in the United States, taking about 950,000 lives annually. More...

Arts & Entertainment

Meet The Spice Grills: Alaska Salmon & The Rubs

Invite the Spice Grills to be the stars of your backyard barbecue! They More...

Billboard

Hot 100: Top 10

The following are weekly charts for the nation More...

"Thirteen" Is ‘Wrenching’ Look At Maturing Girls

AP Entertainment Writer

Everything you need to know about "Thirteen" you can learn from the film More...

Horoscope

Aries (March 21-April 20). New career awareness will trigger almost two months of business ambition. However, promised rewards may not arrive as scheduled. More...

History of the World

HISTORY OF

THE WORLD
©2003 Tribune Media Services

Sept. 1, 1666, the Great London Fire began, destroying 80 percent of the city. In 1939, Germany invaded Poland to touch off World War II in Europe. More...

Savvy Senior

Savvy Senior

YOU ASK THE SENIOR QUESTION
WE FIND THE SAVVY ANSWER
Dear Savvy Senior,

I am 83 years-old and want to know about this notch baby thing. I don More...

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