October 11, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

E. 80s TARGETED IN BURGLARY SPREE

Police are looking for a burglar or burglars who are breaking into houses in the central Canarsie area, mostly in the mid-80s. More...

Top Stories

Weiner Comes Up With Plan To Save Bay Marsh Land

Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-Brooklyn & Queens), a member of the House Energy & Commerce Committee, outlined a four point plan to stem the tide against the vanishing marsh land in Jamaica Bay. More...

Glenwood Tenants, D.A. Hit Graffiti In Project Area

In a planned event at the Glenwood Houses complex last Thursday, Kings County District Attorney Charles J. Hynes supervised about 15 assignees, who had been found guilty of non-violent offenses, to help clean up the area. More...

Letters/Opinion

Guest Column- Assemblyman Alan Maisel

Earlier this year, I worked to pass a measure in the budget expanding New York's Child Health Insurance program - one of several steps the Legislature and governor took to cover the 400,000 children in New York who lack health insurance. More...

What's Your Opinion?

Question: Do you agree with the judge's ruling that Britney Spears now only has visitation rights with her children? Why? More...

This Week's Attitude

This Week's Attitude

Bush Veto Keeps Neediest Children In The Waiting Room

Despite distancing themselves from the Bush White House - and its miserable approval rating - 2008 GOP presidential hopefuls, nevertheless, support the president's recent veto of the State Children's Health Insurance Plan (S-CHIP). More...

View From the Middle

View From The Middle

Why Not Grant Illegal Aliens Amnesty? They Have Everything Else!

You're getting ready to take a trip out of town. More...

Special Sections

Other News

Another Pattern: "Deception" Crimes In Nearby Neighborhoods

Although only one has been reported in the Canarsie area recently, police from the 69th Precinct say that "deception" crimes are apparently rising in nearby communities. More...

Marshals Parade To Honor Columbus

Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz (right) served as the Grand Marshal in last Saturday's 26th Annual Columbus Day Parade, sponsored by the borough's Federation of Italian American Organizations, in Bay Ridge. More...

Fire Prevention Week Highlighted By NYFD And Civic Meeting

The American Red Cross in Greater New York (ARC/GNY) is supporting a community fire awareness campaign initiated by the Fire Department of New York that will help more residents become aware of the dangers associated with residential fires and More...

Neighborhood News

Neighborhood News

LOST DOG. Please help me find my dog. $100 reward. Call 1-718-927-4945. Black & white with a red harness. White flea collar, no tag. More...

Sports

Vikings Drop Third Straight To Defending City Champs

Going into Saturday's road game against Fort Hamilton, last year's city champs, South Shore High School's varsity football team knew they could possibly be in for a long day. More...

Twenty20 Cricket Fever Hits Marine Park

Marine Park took on a carnival atmosphere as patrons joined 12 cricket teams participating in a post-season Twenty20 knockout cricket competition last weekend. More...

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