February 19, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

Financial Advice Offered At Boro Economic Conference

No talk of cupid at Saturday More...

Other News

P.S. 115 Hosts Canarsie Chiefs In Their Annual

Heart Association "Hoops For Heart" Fundraiser
Photos & text by Charles Rogers

As they have done in previous years, members of the Canarsie Chiefs basketball team, along with their excellent cheerleaders and boosters, last week gave a helping hand to P.S. More...

Pol’s Aide Says Park Will Match Others In City When Completed

Plans for Canarsie Beach Park to become "as highly regarded as the major parks in the city" are finally coming to fruition, according to a spokesman for City Councilman Lew Fidler. More...

Firefighters Quell "All Hands" Fire In Georgetown

Twelve units of firefighting trucks and equipment and 60 firefighters were summoned to quell a stubborn fire in a third-floor apartment in Georgetown last week. More...

Community Guide

Community Guide

Community Meetings
Community Council

The next meeting of the 69th Precinct Community Council will take place on Tuesday, February 24 at 7:30 p.m. at the H.E.S., East 95 Street and Seaview Avenue. More...

Religion

Prayer to The Blessed Virgin

(Never known to fail). Oh, most beautiful flower of Mt.. Carmel, fruitful vine, splendor of Heaven. Blessed Mother of the Son of God. Immaculate Virgin assist me in my necessity. More...

Canarsie Community

Reformed Church

We are located at 1155 East 93rd Street (near Conklin Ave.). Our phone is 718-649-3759. Our pastor is Rev. Felix A. Busby. More...

Plymouth

Congregational Church

The members of Plymouth Congregational Church proudly invite you to worship and fellowship with us. More...

Arts & Entertainment

"50 First Dates" Offers ‘Too Many Juvenile Jokes’

AP Entertainment Writer

Adam Sandler More...

Billboard

Hot 100: Top 10  

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

Top 10 Movies

(Figures are for Feb. 13

1. "50 First Dates, More...

View From the Middle

View From

The MiddleQuestions About Gangs Are Coming Up More Often Lately

When you walk into the 69th Precinct on Foster Avenue, you More...

Direct Answers

DIRECT ANSWERS

The Dead

I love my wife with all my heart and soul. She is now and will ever be the other half of my heart. Twenty years ago I felt much the same about another woman. More...

FREAK ACCIDENT KILLS GRANDMA

A bizarre accident on Ralph Avenue in the Georgetown section last Monday took the life of a beloved Canarsie grandmother when a rock dislodged from a dump truck More...

Courier Contributor’s Poem Wins Cyclones’ Valentine’s Contest

The winner of the Brooklyn Cyclones Sweetheart Contest for Valentine More...

Special Sections

Business & Finance

How To Stretch The Family’s Dollars

Section 529 Plans are the Swiss Army Knife of financial planning. Just as a "stretch" IRA can be used to spread the family wealth over generations, recent changes in the tax law give the same abilities to a Section 529 Plan. More...

Having Organized Records Will Save You Lots Of Grief: CPAs

In the event of a personal or financial emergency, having organized re-cords will save time, money and frustration. According to the New York State society of CPAs, the key is know-ing what to keep, where to keep it, and for how long. More...

Gov’t Brochure Will

Help You Make
Smart Investments

Investments are a smart way to make your money grow. But when you make an investment, you want to make sure your funds will be protected and that you have been treated fairly. More...

Caribbean Corner

caribbean roundup

Aristide Appeals For Help To End Bloodshed

GONAIVES, Haiti (AP) More...

Letters/Opinion

What’s Your Opinion?

question: Do you think high school football players should go directly into the NFL and skip college? Why? More...

Medical

PUT YOUR FEET

In the hands of skill and technology More...

Kingsbrook Surgeon To Go On Humanitarian Mission To Nepal

Dr. Ravi Khothuru, boardcertified thoracic surgeon, from Kingsbrook More...

Heart Association Issues New Cholesterol Facts

Beginning at age 50, a higher percentage of women than men have total blood cholesterol of 200 mg/dL or higher (levels between 200 and 239 mg/dL are considered borderline high.) More...

This Week's Attitude

This Week’s

AttitudeThe Gospels According To Mel Gibson

I can More...

From The Mayor...

From The Mayor’s Desk...

Mr. Bloomberg Goes To Washington

Last week, I spent a day on Capitol Hill to fight for our hometown. My mission was clear: to ensure that New York City gets its fair share from the Federal government. More...

Horoscope

ARIES (March 21 to April 19) Sit down with your mate this week and make some plans for the future. Whether it More...

Savvy Senior

YOU ASK THE SENIOR QUESTION

WE FIND THE SAVVY ANSWER
Dear Savvy Senior,

Can you tell me about geriatric care companies? My mother lives about 500 miles from me and her ability to live on her own is slipping. A friend of mom More...

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