July 20, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

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CEC 18 Elects Slate Of Officers For New School Year

By Greg Hanlon James Dandridge was unanimously re-elected for his third term as president of Community District Education Council 18 at elections held at its Monday night meeting. More...

Community Mourns Passing Of Activist Harold Mondshein

Canarsiens this week were saddened to learn about the passing of 94-year-old community activist Harold Mondshein, who died last Saturday, July 15 . More...

Letters/Opinion

"Delectable" Pirate Lore

Editors: If July 13th's review of the "Pirates of the Carribean: the Dead Man's Chest" was a disenchantment to fans, the story of Canarsie's very own pirates More...

"Thrilled" Over Special School Story

Dear Matt Chaban and Neil Friedman: We were thrilled with the wonderful article you wrote More...

Letters To The Editor

Editor's Note: A copy of the following letter was sent to civic activist Mary Anne Sallustro, who sent it to the Canarsie Courier. More...

This Week's Attitude

This Week's Attitude

Stricter Reforms, Harsher Penalties For Rogue Politicians

Cynical citizens commonly view politicians as corrupt, underhanded, greedy and sleazy. More...

View From the Middle

View From The Middle

Music For Schools Has A Chance; All It Takes Is $$$

It behooves us every once in awhile to step back and smell a few of the nice flowers growing around us. More...

Special Sections

Other News

PAL Offers Kids Summer Fun In Canarsie Park

As the hottest temperatures of the summer, ranging in the mid-90s, heated the pavement surrounding Canarsie Park, shoes transformed into ovens and baked the feet inside. More...

Rape Suspect "Wanted"

Police have issued the above sketch of suspect sought for a rape that occurred on July 7 at 11:45 p.m. in the vicinity of Avenue L and Kings Highway in the Flatlands section. More...

Mill Basin Street Where Boy Was Struck By Van To Become Dead End

After four-year-old Emanuel Papa-dopoulos was injured Sunday by a van that struck him on East 52nd Street near Avenue T in Mill Basin, residents of that street decided to take matters into their own hands. More...

Arts & Entertainment

Memorable Doo Wop Performances During PBS Pledge Drive

AMERICAN SOUNDTRACK "Doo Wop's Best on PBS" presents memorable full-length performances from each of three original programs, in-cluding "Doo Wop 50," "Doo Wop 51," and "Rock, Rhythm and Doo Wop." More...

From The Mayor...

From The Mayor's Desk ...

New Budget Invests In A Brighter Tomorrow

Creating jobs and opportunity in all five boroughs. Continuing fiscal restraint at City Hall. More...

Little Old Canarsie

Little Old Canarsie

How "The Wallabout" Became The Brooklyn Terminal Market

Just about the years of 1914 to 1918, when we had the days of the First World War, Canarsie Lane started at E.92nd St. and wound its way to about E.87th St. More...

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