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Kruger Calls For PCB Testing In City Schools

In response to the recent revelations about the presence of PCBs in New York City schools, Brooklyn Democratic State Senator Carl Kruger announced at a news conference last week that he is introducing legislation in Albany to require that the More...

Local Author Writes About Lesson Of Misguided Loyalty

Time is precious and friendships are important, but what is the price of loyalty worth? Is it worth spending time in prison for a crime that you did not commit for the sake of loyalty? More...

People & Pets Celebrate Earth Day

A few days ahead of Tuesday's 38th Earth Day celebration across the country, Millennium Develop-ment Corporation organized an event that teamed members of the Marine Park Active Adult Program with elementary school students from Public School More...

Sports

Nation's First All-Sports Museum Opens May 7

Sports fans rejoice! More...

Canarsie High School Girls Continue To Tear Up Track

Canarsie High School girl's track squad participated in the New York State Relays high school competition for three days last week at Randall's Islands Ichan Stadium. More...

From The Mayor...

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Mayors Against Illegal Guns Work To Make Country Safer

The Mayor's Against Illegal Guns coalition that I founded with Boston Mayor Tom Menino two years ago is gaining momentum. Our membership has expanded to include more than 320 mayors who represent more than 55 million Americans. More...

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Other News

Pope Benedict's New York Visit

Thanks to the assistance of Father John Amann of Holy Family Church, and the generosity and cooperation of Elba O. Melendez, a parishioner at Holy Family, the Canarsie Courier is pleased to present the pictures below taken by Ms. More...

Canarsie High School Vacated After Bomb Scare Prank

What proved to be a prank bomb scare on a pleasant spring morning forced the evacuation of students and staff at Canarsie High School last Thursday morning. More...

Councilman Stewart's Aides Indicted For Embezzlement

The chief of staff of City Councilman Kendall Stewart and another aide were arrested by federal authorities last week and implicated in a case of fraud for allegedly stealing from a fund of "discretionary money" being used for various, possi More...

Letters/Opinion

Letter to the Editor

Seniors Seeking Help

Dear Mr. More...

What's Your Opinion?

Question: Though he's denied it, there are rumors that Mayor Bloomberg may try to have the City Charter changed so he can run for one more term. Do you think he should? Would you vote for him if he ran a third time? More...

This Week's Attitude

This Week's Attitude

Lapel Flags Do Not Pin Down One's Patriotism

What may have been the final Democratic presidential candidate confrontation last week in Philadelphia (Sen. Barack Obama indicated that after 21 face-to-face meetings with Sen. More...

View From the Middle

View From The Middle

...And They're Going To Try Congestion Pricing AGAIN?

I guess it's my turn to join the crowd about the congestion pricing thing. More...

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