April 21, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

3 STABBED IN CANARSIE PARK

Three youths were stabbed and one was severely punched and kicked when they were attacked by a group of at least ten other youths in Canarsie Park last Sunday, police said. More...

Top Stories

School Honors Local Politician

While recently serving as Principal for a Day at Public School 115, City Councilman Lew Fidler was presented with a plaque from Principal Mitch Pinsky recognizing his support for funding various programs for the East 92 Street school through his effo More...

Kruger Protests “Hush-Hush” Social Security Office Closing

State Senator Carl Kruger last week charged the federal government with making a More...

Wounded Brooklyn Warrior Walks Off Battlefield Injury

When Alex Presman of Sheepshead Bay enlisted in the Marines in 1996, he wasn More...

Community Guide

LOCAL Meetings

Community Board 18 Meeting The next regularly scheduled meeting of Community Board 18 will be held on Wednesday, May 18 at 8 p.m. at the Kings Plaza Community Room, Flatbush Avenue and Avenue V. For information, call (718) 241-0422. More...

Letters/Opinion

QUESTION: In light of the dismal start the Yankees have gotten this early in the season, how do you think they’ll make out by October?

“They’ll make it real good in October, because Derek Jeter is Mr. October. They should do well. They have A-Rod. They have the Dream Team. More...

Women's

Facing The Day: Tips On How To Achieve Clear, Glowing Skin

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

Some Helpful Hair Rules To Live By

A little planning and preventive measures can help you avoid the common sun and surf damage of faded hair color, fragile, brittle or dry hair and yucky split ends. Check out these hair rules to live by. More...

Beauty Tip

There are some great tanning products on the market. Those allow you to look like you have a tan, but you don More...

Arts & Entertainment

“The Amityville Horror” Is ‘Worst Of Recent Horror Updates’

Melissa George and Ryan Reynolds star as real-life couple Kathy and George Lutz, who are terrorized in their new home, dramatized in a remake of “The Amityville Horror.” More...

Billboard Hot 100: Top 10

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

Top 10 Movies

From The Associated Press (Figures are for April. 15 More...

Little Old Canarsie

The Oyster House In The Middle Of The Bay

In and around the year of 1915; we shall tell about the thriving business of all the oyster planters, and men who did a lot of hard work in that industry. More...

Direct Answers

DIRECT ANSWERS

Truth Or Consequences My husband More...

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Other News

Two Hurt In Project Fire

Fire Department ladders extended to apartment windows at Linden Houses project, east of Canarsie, last Thursday evening as testament to the extent of fire that left two people hurt. See story and more photos on page 3. Charles Rogers More...

NYPD Staging Citywide Graffiti Crackdown

Police from the 69th Precinct have joined with other commands throughout the city in a huge crackdown on unsightly graffiti, including increasing the citywide Graffiti Task Force to include scores of command and rank and file officers and the impleme More...

High-Tech L Subway Conversion Delayed Until 2006, But Conductors Are Out This Summer

Plans for a fully-automated service on the More...

Business & Finance

New Kid On Life Insurance Block

I recently read, in a financial industry magazine, a story entitled, More...

How You Can Get The Most From Your Home Owners Insurance

(NAPSA)-For a growing number of homeowners, having an insurance policy that offers protection in the event of a natural or other home disaster is an essential part of any comprehensive insurance plan. More...

Financial Planning For The Future: All Family Members Are Concerned

(NAPSA)-Many women would be wise, experts say, to pay more attention to their finances and to financial planning. More...

Medical

Popping Noises

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

African American Men More Likely To Die From Prostate Cancer, Says Study

Prostate cancer continues to increase its death grip on African American men as about 1,000 black men are expected to die this year from the disease. More...

Heart Disease Symptoms May Be Helped By Faith-Based Programs

Search Your Heart is a faith-based program that teaches people how to reduce their risk of heart disease and stroke through hands-on prevention education, including health screenings, workshops and fitness and nutrition activities. More...

Travel

Maryland’s State Capital Shouldn’t Be Overlooked

In 1524, Giovanni de Verrazano sail-ed up the Chesapeake Bay in search of a passage to the Orient and lands to claim for the King of France More...

This Week's Attitude

Homeland Security’s Too Vital For Compromise

This Week

Before Mayor Bloomberg went to Berlin this week to plead New York City More...

Savvy Senior

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YOU ASK THE SENIOR QUESTION WE FIND THE SAVVY ANSWER

Dear Savvy Senior Some friends of mine recently moved back to their alma mater at The University of Florida in Gainesville to retire. More...

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