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Canarsie Coed Receives Scholarship From Hispanic Women’s Group

Sometimes a path to the future is forged out of sadness. Last year, Kelley Dianna Sarmiento More...

City Councilman Says L-Line Riders Will Be Used As “Lab Rats And Guinea Pigs”

City Councilman Lew Fidler last week said riders of the More...

Landmark Legislation Aimed At Irresponsible Gun Makers

The City Council last week overwhelmingly passed legislation that would allow crime victims to sue gun manufacturers and dealers who do not follow a set of selling and distribution guidelines. More...

Letters/Opinion

What’s Your Opinion?

Question: In light of new gun safety legislation passed by the City Council, do you think manufacturers and dealers should be held accountable if they act irresponsibly when it comes to gun sales? More...

Religion

Holy Family Church

Holy Family Parish has been shining star in the Canarsie community since 1880. As we celebrate the 125th Anniversary of Christ presence in our community, we each seek the wisdom, the peace and the joy Christ can provide. Indeed, we are More...

Temple Sholom Cantor Chosen For Appearance Before Pope John Paul

Cantor Steve Shor of Temple Sholom in Mill Basin has been chosen by the Jewish Ministers Cantors Association of America and Canada, a professional group representing thousands of cantors worldwide, to be part of a 15-member delegation to appear befor More...

Obituary

John H. Manno, a Canarsie resident for most of his life, died De. 24th, 2004 in Good Samaritan Hospital. He had been in failing health for the past two years. More...

Medical

Laser Surgery

Lasers are now playing a much more significant role in dental surgery. Here are some advantages to their use: More...

Arts & Entertainment

Ask BETTY

Dear Betty, We have two young children, and I More...

Crazy For Chocolate

Chocolate-Studded Dream Cookies Makes about 3 1/2 dozen cookies More...

Actor’s Biggest Risk Pays Off In “The Woodsman”

By Christy Lemire AP Movie Critic Believe it or not, you will find yourself rooting for the redemption of Kevin Bacon More...

Savvy Senior

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Dear Savvy Senior, The other day I stopped in to see a former neighbor who was recently widowed and lives by himself. I hadn More...

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Other News

2001 Canarsie High School Graduate Killed In Iraq

A 2001 high school graduate, whose family moved from Brooklyn to Kissimmee, Florida, two years ago, was killed in Iraq on New Year More...

SSHS Student Stabbed Outside Of Classroom

A 17-year-old South Shore High School student received what were described as More...

Gun Suspect Nabbed At Pct.

When Police Officer Sean Wongsing of the 69th Precinct descended the front steps of the Foster Avenue station house last Thursday at 10:20 p.m. the last thing he expected to see was a civilian with a gun. More...

Business & Finance

Beware The Alternative Minimun

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LEGAL NOTICES

Legal Notice Notice of Qualification of Rosetree 106 LLC. Authority filed with Secy. Of State of N.Y. (SSNY) on 12/23/04. Office location: Kings County. LLC formed in Delaware (DE) on 10/18/04. More...

Don’t Forget To Check Out Those Consumer Coupons

(NAPSA)-Did you know that 77 percent of all consumers use coupons each year to save money? Coupons aren More...

Neighborhood News

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To My Precious Little Princess, Trinity Jade Febus, Happy 2nd birthday. Love Mommy, Daddy And Your Big Sister Stephanie. More...

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Happy First Birthday Syrr Marcus Gordon on January 14th, 2005. You have brought us unimaginable joy. We love you Mami, Lizy, Daddy, Courtney, Nenna, Jay & Tata. More...

A Very Happy Birthday to Cuthbert Sylvester, our distribution supervisor, who added another year on January 6. Belated wishes from all your friends at the Canarsie Courier. More...

This Week's Attitude

Bad Apples Leave Black Mark On Reputable Media

This Week

A few media outlets - The New York Times, Washington Post, USA Today, Boston Globe and, most recently, CBS - have had their credibility damaged in recent years, due to embarrassing scandals essentially resulting from careless journalism and managemen More...

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A Discussion About New York City

There is no greater task before us than reforming New York More...

Horoscope

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ARIES (March 21 to April 19) It More...

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