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Second Stabbing In East 80s In Two Weeks

Following an attack on March 13th when a 16-year-old boy was stabbed as he walked near Glenwood Road to his home on East 80th Street, another stabbing took place three days later only a block away, police said. More...

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Booster Car Seats Now Mandatory For Children Under 7

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Abe Stark Center Seniors Show Off Easter Bonnets

While some members of the Abe Stark Senior Center on Farragut Road were getting their Easter baskets ready, others were busy getting all dolled up in their Easter Sunday finest, ready for a parade. More...

State Competition’s A Real Dream For P.S. 115 Students

By Neil S. More...

Letters/Opinion

What’s Your Opinion?

Question: Should politicians or courts intervene in individual cases where patients with severe brain damage left no proof of consent, like a living will, or should the decision be left up to a principle member of the family? More...

Neighborhood News

Happy Birthday

to Mom Rosa who celebrates her big day on Sunday, April 3rd, 2005. We love you very much. Stay well & take care of yourself. Love always, Catherine, Michael & Toni. P.S. More...

Happy Birthday

to B.K. who will be having a birthday on Sunday, April 3rd, 2005. You More...

Prankster Places His Own Paintings In City Museums

NEW YORK, NY More...

Women's

Where Fashion Meets Function – Dress To Impress Every Day!

For the women of the community Compiled by More...

How To Avoid A Bad Hair Day

(NAPSI)-Women wake up every day with an expectation of how they should look before they go outside and face the world. More...

Famous Women In History (Joan Chandos Baez)

Folksinger, activist Joan Baez was born in Staten Island, New York. Her father was a physicist, born in Mexico, and her mother of Scottish and English descent. More...

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Improvements In City

Last week, we cut the ribbon on a new state-of-the-art acute care center at Jacobi Medical Center in the Bronx. It doubles the size of the hospital More...

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ARIES (March 21 to April 19) A friend is trying to get you to share a confidence you promised to keep. Don More...

Savvy Senior

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YOU ASK THE SENIOR QUESTION WE FIND THE SAVVY ANSWER

Dear Savvy Senior, I am very concerned that my 70-year-old mom has developed a drinking problem. Since dad died a couple of years ago, mom has started drinking way too much. I know she More...

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Circus Couple Takes A Shot — Every Night

Prior to a recent performance of the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, More...

Landfills, Floyd Bennett To Be Topics At Gateway Sessions

Officials of the Jamaica Bay Unit of Gateway National Recreation Area will host two public information sessions to alert the public about new transportation enhancements initiated by the National Park Service and the Federal Highway Administration. More...

Sampson’s “Fun Day” Saturday, April 2

State Senator John Sampson will host a special Youth Parade & Fun-Day this Saturday from Noon to 6 p.m. on East 92nd Street and Flatlands Avenue. More...

Business & Finance

Realtors Give Special Tips To Senior Homebuyers

(NAPSA)-Many people aged 55 and over wonder if they should remain in their homes once the kids have left the nest. Should they stay put for nostalgia More...

CPAs Say You’ve Gotta Get Serious About Saving Money

(NAPSA)-Does the thought of trying to save money set your teeth on edge? Does your mind immediately launch in to defensive chatter? More...

National Group Warns Of College Scholarship Scams

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Religion

Charismatic Mass Set For OLM On April 17

Our Lady of Miracles Charismatic Prayer Group will be having a Healing Mass on Wednesday, April 13th, 2005 at 7:15 PM. Celebrant: Father Chris Coleman. Rosary recited before Mass. Everyone Welcome. More...

Fred Becht 1915-2005

The Canarsie community mourns the passing of Frederick William Becht, who died on March 26, 2005. Born May 5, 1915 to Anna and Conrad Becht, he joined the Army and served from 1940-1947. He received many awards during his service. More...

Medical

Missing Tooth Syndrome

Views On Dental Health Gary S. Rafal, D.D.S. More...

NY Blood Center Says Donors And Drives Are Now Critically Needed

Severe weather and illness have resulted in blood donations lagging far behind required blood inventory levels. New York Blood Center officials are urging eligible donors to help build the community More...

TB Cases Down 73% Citywide Since The Peak Of Epidemic

Tuberculosis (TB) has reached a historic low in New York City with 1,039 cases reported in 2004, according to preliminary data presented by the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH). More...

Travel

Kayakers Flock To Hudson River For Fun And Recreation

When Larissa Suparmanto told friends she was going to paddle her kayak 148 miles down the Hudson River from Albany to New York City, there were skeptics. More...

Arts & Entertainment

Giving Kid-Friendly Food A Healthier Edge

Quick Confetti Corn 4 servings Prep Time: 10 minutes More...

Ask BETTY

Dear Betty, Desserts at restaurants always look so pretty! How can I get that professional More...

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Our Rockaway Parkway In The

John Denton Looking north on the above photo showing the tracks of the Rockaway Parkway section from the station of the Broadway line in the early 20 More...

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