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FATAL ROCKAWAY PARKWAY SHOOTING

A resident of East Flatbush walking near the Rockaway Parkway subway station in late afternoon Sunday was shot and killed by a man he was arguing with near the corner of Glenwood Road, police said. More...

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Winthrop I.S. 232 Students Hold Their Own Medical Science Program

Winthrop I.S. 232 students from various grades last week held a "Medical Science Program" that went far beyond your average neighborhood health fair, as they showed their expertise on a number of health issues. More...

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Question: There's been a lot of debate in the last year concerning overdevelopment in many Brooklyn neighborhoods. Do you think there should be more, less or no further development in Canarsie? Why? More...

Sports

Mayor's Cup Matches Postponed, But League Games Go On

On a weekend when England's newcomer Jason Sidebottom took the bottom out under the West Indies batting in the absence of the injured Shivnarine Chanderpaul and Ram-naresh Sarwan - "the backbone of West Indies batting," according to c More...

Brooklyn Knights, Westchester Flames Play To 1-1 Tie

Each side scored on a free kick as the visiting Brooklyn Knights tied the Westchester Flames 1-1 Saturday night at City Park Stadium in New Rochelle, in a United Soccer Leagues PDL Northeast matchup. More...

View From the Middle

View From The Middle

Patriotism Is Not Lost At Our National Cemeteries

Allow me to share with you some reflections during a few hours I was privileged to have experienced during the Memorial Day weekend when I had occasion to visit Calverton National Cemetery near Riverhead, Long Island. More...

This Week In Canarsie

Pet Of The Week

Maine (A706926) is a ravishing long-haired beauty queen! She will roll on her back for attention and petting. Miss Maine is a 3-year-old girl who needs a new home ASAP! More...

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Meager Turn Out For Local Memorial Day Parade

The annual local Memorial Day parade seems to attract fewer participants each year and Monday's appeared to be the smallest turnout in recent memory. More...

Stray Shot Hits E. Flatbush Girl; Just Like Her Sister 4 Years Ago

When a stray bullet struck a 12-year-old girl as she was entering a bodega at the corner of East 56th Street and Avenue H in East Flatbush Friday, it was ironic that her 18-year-old sister had been shot in the forehead with a pellet four years More...

Burglar Hits All Three Apts. In House On East 82nd Street

A burglar who broke into the middle apartment of a two story house on East 82nd Street last Thursday, apparently became overwhelmed and his greed took over when he decided to break into the apartments below and above it. More...

This Week's Attitude

This Week's Attitude

Yes, Virginia Is for Lovers - Lovers Of Guns

I find it sadly ironic that the one state vigorously objecting to Mayor Bloomberg's effort to end the flow of illegal guns to New York is Virginia. More...

From The Mayor...

From The Mayor's Desk ...

Clear Signs Of Progress In Schools

I've always believed that a good public education is one of our nation's basic civil rights. But for much too long, it was being denied to too many New York City children. More...

Little Old Canarsie

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A Stroll Along The Village Back Roads

We now take a stroll in back of the Canarsie Cemetery through what remains of Krier's Woods and pass through what was, according to the tales of many old Canarsiens, the burying grounds of the Canarsee Indians, who sold Manhattan Island to More...

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