September 10, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

PARK SHOOTING SUSPECT CAUGHT

Thanks to hard, intense work by local detectives, a suspect has been arrested in the shooting of a teenager in Bay View Park on August 5. More...

Top Stories

Two Schools Debut At E. 107th St. Shirley Chisholm Campus

Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Schools Chancellor Joel Klein last Thursday announced that 23 new school buildings with more than 13,000 seats will open at the start of the 2009-10 school year. More...

FUBA Meeting Brings Out Candidates For City Offices

The Friends United Block Association (FUBA) returned from summer break last Thursday with a special "Meet the (Democratic) Primary Candidates" forum at Temple Shaare Emeth. More...

Canarsie Routs JFK, 22-0, In Grid Season Opener

Going into Friday night's season opener against JFK High School, Canarsie's High School football squad knew it would have to rely on a balanced offense attack in order to score points, as a high-ankle sprain sidelined senior tailback Steven Rene, l More...

This Week's Attitude

This Week's Attitude

Encouraging Back-To-School Speech Deserves Cheers Not Jeers

After all was said and done, the nation's school children didn't riot or go home whimpering about President Barack Obama's speech to them on Tuesday. More...

From The Mayor...

FROM THE MAYOR'S DESK ...

Planning For Upcoming Flu Season

Yesterday was the first day of class in New York City public schools. It's always a time of mixed emotions - children are nervous, parents are nervous and maybe a little relieved! More...

Special Sections

Other News

Home Invaders Hit East 96th Street Family On Labor Day

Three armed men made their way into a private home in the 1200 block of East 96th Street shortly before midnight on Labor Day, ransacked the house and beat up a male resident, police said. More...

Club Bouncer Shot As He Goes To Work On Avenue D

As one of the bouncers from the Bikini Lounge & Bar at 8922 Avenue D was walking to work at about 7:30 p.m. last Saturday, a man came up to him, pulled a handgun from his belt and shot him in the arm. More...

Man With Gun Arrested After Paerdegat Avenue Shooting

A 29-year-old resident of the Paerdegats was shot in broad daylight as he sat in his car parked on Paerdegat Avenue North last Saturday, police said. More...

Letters/Opinion

What's Your Opinion?

QUESTION: THE PUBLIC SCHOOL PRINCIPALS UNION HAS SUED THE CITY FOR FAILING TO REINSTATE PARKING PERMITS TO ITS MEMBERS AFTER IT WAS ORDERED IN NEGOTIATION. More...

Waste Not Our E-Waste

Editor's note: See "This Week's Attitude" in our August 27 issue. To the Editor: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has identified ewaste as the fastest growing component of the solid waste stream. More...

View From the Middle

View From The Middle

Do Morals Even Enter The CIA Interrogation Question?

It's another dilemma. To me, anyway. More...

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