August 28, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

NAB SUSPECT IN PLOT TO KILL WIFE

By Charles Rogers A resident of East 86th Street in Canarsie was accused last week of trying to hire a hit man to kill his wife and, as proof of the deed, to cut off the victim's hand with a samurai sword and bring it to him. More...

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New Charter School Opens In District 18 Next Week

By Zoe G Thomas Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Schools Chancellor Joel Klein recently announced that the New York City Department of Education (DOE) will open eighteen new charter schools for the 2008-09 school year next week, including fiv More...

There Were Reptiles And Roaches And Spiders....Oh My

Reptiles, amphibians and insects More...

Carib Carnival Festival Celebrations End With Labor Day Parade

For the 41st year in a row, carnival lovers and revelers from across the United States, and abroad will converge in Brooklyn, New York in celebration of the West Indian Carnival Festival & Parade. More...

Sports

Diplomats Score Knockout In Cricket Competition

By Marcus Bethel Pak Eleven suffered a first round elimination at the hands of the Diplomats, as the Brooklyn Cricket League knock-out cricket competition kicked off at Marine Park on Sunday. More...

View From the Middle

The Question Of Term Limits Just Happens To Arise (Again)

View From The Middle

The trouble is...I like the guy! It More...

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Glenwood Kids Stock Up On Free School Supplies

With the new school year just weeks away, the Glenwood Houses Tenants Association hosted a one-hour "Back To School Give-A-Way" last Thursday and distributed almost 200 bags full of new books, pencils and other requisite items to youngsters wh More...

East 104th Street Coping With The Hole Problem

Courier last Thursday to report a sinkhole had appeared overnight in the street outside her home and was told by a city employee that she could be responsible for repairing the damage. More...

Bronx Man Victim In Farragut Road Shooting

Police from the 69th Precinct last Friday found a mystery on their hands when they discovered a 29-year-old resident of The Bronx lying on the ground at the corner of East 86th Street and Farragut Road after having been shot in the stomach. More...

This Week's Attitude

Two Hot Issues For Dog Days Of Summer

This Week's Attitude By Neil S. Friedman

From time to time I blend a few issues lingering in the back of my mind into one column. And the dog days of summer seems like the perfect time to do so. So here goes More...

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