May 13, 2004 RSS feed / Other News

Answers From The Teacher

Darra Wheeler Happ

Do you have any hints on how to help my daughter pick out a book from our local library? She wanders around for a long time trying to choose books. Then, when it More...

Top CHS Class Of 2004 Students Are Named

Canarsie High School principal Dr. Joel Shapiro recently announced that Syed Iqbal and Eric Garcia are, re-spectively, the Class of 2004 valedictorian and salutatorian. More...

Alzheimer’s Expert Speaks To

Seniors At Sunrise Center

Yakov Iofel, MD, of North Shore University Hospital, at microphone, was the main speaker at an informative symposium on Alzheimer More...

Clinton Endorses Measures Easing

Burdens Of Immigrant Families

Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton last week called for Senate support of two bills designed to reduce the burden on immigrants to the United States who send money to family members in their native lands. More...

Chicken Soup For The Soul

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Auto Club Blasts Pataki Budget For Targeting Motorist

Despite his promise not to raise taxes, Gov. George Pataki is trying to get away with doing just that More...

All Seasons Realty: Ready To Meet The Needs Of ALL Their Clients

"We know the neighborhood, and our goal is to benefit you, the homeowner and future homeowners with your dream home." says Jerry Kaszuba, president and owner of All Seasons Realty, Inc., located at 8702 Flatlands Avenue. More...

Dog Attacks Focus Of National Dog-Bite Prevention Week

For every letter carrier attacked or bitten, hundreds of children needlessly suffer the pain and trauma of dog bites. More...

State

Of the Game

The problem with putting Spider-man on the bases in major league ballparks was not so much the sticky web as the slippery slope. More...

Mascot Madness

More than two dozen students from P.S. 236 in Mill Basin were on hand at KeySpan Park in Coney Island last week to judge media-only mascot tryouts at the home of the Brooklyn Cyclones. More...

"Feed The Children" Campaign Began

Mother

City Harvest is gearing up for its annual Feed the Kids More...

East 80 St. Resident Slashed Walking Near Glenwood Road

Police from the 69th Precinct reported a 21-year-old Canarsie woman was slashed on the neck while walking near East 80 Street and Glenwood Road on Wednesday, May 4. More...

Hearing Reveals Some Areas Here Now "Poverty Zones"

The New York City More...

Women In White Honored

The administration at the Four Seasons Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 1555 Rockaway Parkway, saluted its staff of nurses with a full-page ad in the Canaries Courier last Thursday for National Nurses Week, May 6-12. More...

Mayor Salutes Commitment Of AAA School Safety Patrols

In honor of the continued commitment of AAA School Safety Patrol members, Mayor Michael Bloomberg proclaimed May 9-16 as "School Safety Patrol Week" in New York City. More...

Pol’ Papers Processed

Students at Brooklyn College welcomed Joyce Genovesi (center) to the Brooklyn College Library More...

A Cleaner New York City Is NICE

New Yorkers work very hard and are always on the go; running our stores; rushing to and from jobs; taking our children to school; going out to eat or just shopping for new sneakers. More...

Social Security

Steve Beck
Social Security

During my last few visits to the local library, I noticed that one of the fastest growing sections is the shelf space devoted to "large print" books. More...

Students Learn Valuable Lesson As They Aid Abandoned Animals

Inspired by an article they read in a publication about animals about the work of the Humane Society of the United States that suggested ways for students to help animals in their community, a class of second graders at P.S. More...

Chiefs Falter After Strong Comeback Against Madison

The Canarsie High School boys varsity baseball team seemed as if they would drop their 15th straight decision to their undefeated division rival, James Madison Knights last week as they trailed 6-0 after two innings. More...

CHS Baseball Alum Recently Played At Shea Stadium

With Montreal leading New York, 2-1, at Shea Stadium in the top of the ninth inning on April 21, Expos More...

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