November 13, 2003 RSS feed / Front Page

Canarsie Soldier Helped Fight Recent Fires In U.S. Southwest

When the son of a Canarsien received word that he needed to pack up and immediately deploy to defend American lives and property in a hostile environment, he wasn More...

Other News

City Health Dept. Issues Warning On Dangers Of Imported Baby Formula

The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) this week warned against the use of Remedia, a kosher, soy-based infant formula made in Germany and distributed for use in Israel. More...

State Law Limits Information That Can Be Printed On Credit Or Debit Card Receipts

Governor George Pataki last week announced that he has signed into law legislation to combat the growing problem of identity theft by requiring businesses to limit the information that is printed on credit-card and debit-card receipts. More...

Annual Smokeout Set For November 20

The American Cancer Society More...

Community Guide

Free Flu Shots

City Councilman Lew Fidler is offering free flu shots at his office at 1402 East 64 Street (between Ave. N and Mill Lane) on Tuesday, November 18, from 1-3 p.m. More...

Community Board 18 Meeting Wednesday

The next regularly scheduled meeting of Community Board 18 will take place on Wednesday, November 19 at 8 p.m. at the Kings Plaza Community Room, Flatbush Avenue and Avenue V. For further information, call (718) 241-0422. More...

Fall Family Festival At HES Nov. 16

A special Fall Family Festival will be held on Sunday, November 16 at noon at the Hebrew Educational Society, East 95 Street and Seaview Avenue. The program from noon to 2 p.m. More...

Neighborhood News

Photo

May Birthday angels light your candles...Light your spirits...Light your way! And may the good Lord More...

Reaching A McMilestone

Canarsie buddies Jerry Laurino, left, and Jim Haver show their sincere affection for each other as they recently celebrated three decades of service to McDonald More...

Women's

First Of Its Kind Study Examines Girls And ADHD

(NAPSI)-A new study aims to answer important questions about girls and Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). ADHD is a disorder that makes it difficult for children to control activity level, attention and behavior. More...

Is It The Flu-Or Fido? Learn How To Breathe Easier This Winter

(NAPSI)-Starting to sniffle and sneeze now that you More...

Beauty Tip

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Arts & Entertainment

Potatoes: The All Latin American Food

Potato-Chorizo Tacos With Avocado Salsa
Adapted from Chef Rick Bayless, Fron-tera Grill, Chicago

The taco is a favorite Mexican comfort food. The filling in this version features versatile potatoes along with spicy chorizo sausage. A winning combination! More...

Moneymaking Sequel Spoof Lacks Spark Of Original

Associated Press Writer

The first one was an original. More...

Billboard

Hot 100: Top 10

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

View From the Middle

View From

The Middle

Welcome To The New Old Politics Of The 39th A.D. More...

Savvy Senior

YOU ASK THE SENIOR QUESTION

WE FIND THE SAVVY ANSWER
Dear Savvy Senior,

Can I collect Social Security retirement benefits on my first exhusband More...

Direct Answers

DIRECT ANSWERS

Freudian Slip

My dilemma is this. I More...

Endangerment Charges Dropped In Deadly Fire...

D.A. CLEARS MOM

The office of the Brooklyn District Attorney last week announced at this time it was not going to pursue charges against the Canarsie woman who left her two children home alone and subsequently died in a suspicious fire last month. More...

Attorney Honored For Helping Those "Underserved" By Justice System

Native Canarsien and attorney Joseph Muré, Jr. was honored in a ceremony Tuesday night at the Hebrew Educational Society. More...

Special Sections

Business & Finance

"Perks" Are Becoming Passe In

Employment Offers Lately: Exec. More...

Money Matters

How To Pass On Financial Assets To Your Heirs

Wanting to pass personal property quickly and efficiently at death to a loved one is a common goal. Let More...

Money Management

NY State Soc. Certified
Public Accountants
When And Why You Should Update Your Will

Preparing a will is the best way to be certain your property is distributed according to your wishes. What many people don More...

Caribbean Corner

caribbean roundup

Visiting Trinidad, Former NY Mayor Giuliani Says Not Negotiating With Kidnappers Is Key

PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad (AP) More...

Letters/Opinion

What’s Your Opinion?

Question: With at least one American soldier getting killed almost daily, do you think the president should send more troops to Iraq, or gradually reduce the number stationed there? 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...

Canarsie Full

Gospel Chapel

Our schedule of services is as follows: Worship Service, Sunday 10:45 a.m and 7:00 p.m. Sunday School, Sunday 9:45 a.m. More...

Christian Church

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

Medical

PUT YOUR FEET

In the hands of skill and technology More...

Living In Poverty Neighborhood

Increases Risk Of Heart Attack: AHA

Living in a low-income neighborhood increases the risk of death after a heart attack, researchers reported at the American Heart Association More...

Views On

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

This Week's Attitude

This Week’s

Attitude
Facing A Right-Wing Backlash, Eye Network Blinked

While we More...

From The Mayor...

From The Mayor’s Desk...

Making Small Class Sizes A Reality

Smaller and less crowded schools and classrooms... state-of-the-art science labs and computers... a wider range of safe and well-maintained schools to choose from. More...

Little Old Canarsie

A LOOK BACK 

THIS WEEK
©2003 DBR Media

On November 10, 1674, the Dutch ceded the colony of New Netherlands to the British ... November 16, 1776, the Hessians captured Ft. Washington, Manhattan and 3,000 men . More...

Not Having Water Was Just A Way Of Life Here

John Denton

Up until about the year of 1918 folks living here at the time didn More...

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