May 6, 2004 RSS feed / Other News

City EMT Accused Of Sexually Abusing Student At P.S. 279

Police this week arrested an off-duty emergency medical technician and charged him with sexually abusing a 10-year-old girl twice recently More...

Answers From The Teacher

Darra Wheeler Happ

What are learning centers all about? My daughter is always talking about the Science center or the Math center. Her teacher only has centers on Fridays, but my daughter wishes she could have them every day. More...

BP Joins Cherry Blossom Festival

Borough President Marty Markowitz (right) joined Brooklyn Botanic Garden President Judith Zuk, Ambassador Hiroyasu Ando (left), Japan-ese Ambassador to the United States, and Sachiyo Ito & Company dancers last Saturday at the 23rd Annual Sakura Matsu More...

Special Luncheon For Moms And

Their Families At Four Seasons

Mothers and grandmothers who are residents of Four Seasons Nursing & Rehabilitation Center got the full happy treatment last Tuesday as they joined their families for a special Mother More...

Mother’s Day Campaign Reminds Women To Get Tested For Breast Cancer

In its annual statewide Mother More...

Chicken Soup For The Soul

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City’s Nicotine Patch Program Showing More Quit Smoking Than Expected

More than 11,000 smokers who participated in a free nicotine patch distribution program last year quit smoking, making it probably the largest and perhaps most effective program of its kind in the United States and preventing at least 1,700 deaths. More...

Social Security

Steve Beck
Current Benefits Secure But Long Term Solvency Needs Attention

The latest financial report about the nation More...

Pet Of The Week

Four eyes are beautiful. We are one pound one month old and like to be together at all times. Find us in Brooklyn to take us home! More...

State

Of the Game

The line between stubbornness and stupidity, it turns out, is not so fine. Just take a look at the New York Mets More...

Chiefs Defeated By Tigers After Ending Losing Streak

In the midst of a two game losing streak, the Canarsie High School boys varsity baseball team embarked on a three game home stand against the Brooklyn West A division rivals on April 28. More...

Cars Confiscated In Crackdown On Notorious Area Drag Strip

Twenty years after a horrible crash killed the teenage driver of a car doing 90 miles per hour on a strip of road on Fountain Avenue at Flatlands Avenue, police are still trying to put a stop to illegal drag racing there. More...

24-Hour Walgreen’s Store Is Robbed At Gunpoint

A 24-hour Mill Basin Walgreen More...

Correction

In last week More...

Team Revolution Hosts Local Youth Speak Out Event

Energy soared inside the auditorium of Canarsie High School last Satur-day where hundreds of students gathered for a Youth Speak Out hosted by Team Revolution. More...

New Initiative To Protect Immigrants From Fraud

At the 17th annual New York State Senate/Assembly Puerto Rican/His-panic Task Force Conference (Somos El Futuro) in Albany, Governor Pataki unveiled a new initiative to help protect immigrants from scam artist posing as immigration consultants. More...

Eye On C’Bean Community

Maxine Hamilton
Alexander
Delicious By Design

I start off almost every meal with a cup of time. Mi doana care if it is morning, noon or night. Wait a minute Maxine you have it backwards More...

Seddio Proposes Truck Safety Bill To Prevent ‘Blind Spot’ Deaths

State Assemblyman Frank Seddio recently announced legislation aimed at reducing deadly blind spots on large commercial vehicles by requiring all trucks and tractors registered in New York State to be equipped with critical lifesaving equipment, clear More...

Telemarketing Appointment Calls No Longer Exempt Under "Do Not Call"

Telemarketing calls seeking a face- to-face appointment are no longer exempt under the "Do Not Call" program, according to the Consumer Pro-tection Board. More...

Make it a "Doggie Date Night"

(NAPSI)-Does your pup have a case of the missing-you, bow-wow blues? The majority of owners believe their dog would benefit from more attention. But how do you find quality time to spend with your pet? More...

E.N.Y. Woman Fulfilling Her Dream Of Playing Pro Football

Football may be the fastest budding professional sport for female athletes in the United States, growing from a trio of teams five years ago to more than 100 across the country in 2004 with three major leagues. More...

Om: Using Yoga To Beat Travel-Related Stress

(NAPSI)-Rushing through airport security, transferring from plane to plane and changing time zones can take its toll on even the most traveled of wayfarers. More...

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