October 16, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

COPS PROBE TEEN SHOOTING

An 18-year-old resident of East 88th Street was shot in the chest while hanging out with some neighbors on East 91st Street last Monday evening, police from the 69th Precinct said. More...

Top Stories

Breast Cancer Survivor Shares Her Experience

Editor's note: In conjunction with Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a breast cancer survivor and Courier freelance writer decided to share her experience with readers. More...

Despite Advances, Not Everyone Benefits From Breast Cancer Awareness

We have made great strides in the diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer. Think everyone is benefiting from those medical advances? Think again. More...

Letters/Opinion

What's Your Opinion?

Question: Transit officials recently unveiled a few subway cars plastered with advertising on the outside. The revenue from the ads is expected to offset some of the mta's 2009 budget deficit. do you like the idea? WHy or why not? More...

Letters to the Editor

Lions Roar Over Doggie Olympics Coverage

To Our Lionhearted Friends: On behalf of our entire Lions Club, I wish to extend our heartfelt gratitude and appreciation to the Canarsie Courier for your continuing support in helping to always make our Doggie Olympics fundraiser a hu More...

This Week's Attitude

This Week's Attitude

Greed And Self-Interest Chief Causes Of $$$ Crisis

Just because the Dow Jones had a record-breaking day Monday, following devastating losses last week, it doesn't mean the nation's financial crisis is on the rebound. Far from it! More...

View From the Middle

View From The Middle

Tin Pan Alley: The Legacy Speaks (Sings) For Itself

Dad was a song plugger. So was Mom. More...

Special Sections

Other News

Through The Lens — A Freelancer's Photo Journal

Canarsie Courier freelance photographer Sonny Maxon recently took pictures in and around the village of Millbrook in Dutchess County, along Route 44, about 90 miles north of New York City, including a dilapidated building from a 19th century r More...

Another Shooting Near The Breukelen Houses

While a 21-year-old local resident was standing and talking to friends on East 104th Street near Flatlands Avenue on Tuesday, October 7 at approximately 6 p.m., shots rang out in the distance and the young man discovered he had been shot, he l More...

Resident Injured In Marine Park Fire

"Thank God I was out of my apartment when the fire started," said Gail Eger, 58, in whose Marine Park apartment an all-hands fire erupted Monday, spreading to three upper floors in the six-story building. More...

Sports

Chiefs Overcome Lackluster Play To Blank Wolves, 20-0

Canarsie High School's varsity football team over-came five turnovers and played uninspiring football last Saturday, but they still managed to shutout hosts Grand Street Campus High School, 20-0. More...

From The Mayor...

From The Mayor's Desk ...

A Faster Timeline For Rebuilding The World Trade Center

New Yorkers have long been frustrated by the slow pace of progress at Ground Zero, myself included. The rebuilding effort is complex, but that should not be an excuse for inaction or delay. More...

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