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Youth Parade And Maypole Celebration Highlight I.S. 68 Fun Day

(Clockwise from top left) Newly crowned May Queen Sydnee Barton (seated in front row) and all the participants in last Saturday’s Isaac Bildersee Tots and Teens Fun Day; Barton with her pageboy; CEO Patricia Trim makes some closing remarks at More...

Survey Input From Residents Help Decision-Making: Fidler

Most residents have completed their 2010 Census survey forms. More...

KNULIFE Dinner Instills New Life Into Kids Basketball League

It was only a year ago that the officials and principles of K.N.U.L.I.F.E. More...

This Week's Attitude

This Week's Attitude

Real Reforms-Not Empty Rhetoric-Needed To Change Albany

When New York State Attorney General Andrew Cuomo formally kicked off his campaign for governor on Saturday, portions of his announcement had a déjà vu-ish feeling when he pledged to reform the Albany legislature. More...

View From the Middle

View From The Middle

There’s BP And Halliburton And Transocean — Oh My!

As you know, the United States Senate recently gathered three of the heads of the principle companies involved in the Gulf Coast oil spill for a hearing before a committee to determine just what went wrong. More...

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COURIER OFFICE CLOSED MEMORIAL DAY

The office of the Canarsie Courier will be closed Memorial Day, Monday, May 31st. It will reopen at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, June 1st. All advertising and editorial copy should be submitted as early as possible for proper insertion in the June 3rd issue. More...

Thousands Attend Sen. Sampson’s Job Fair

Hours before the U.S. More...

City Remains Nation’s Safest Big City: FBI

Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Police Commissioner Ray Kelly announced this week that New York City remains the safest big city in America, according to the FBI’s Crime in the United States, the preliminary Uniform Crime Report for 2009. More...

Letters/Opinion

What's Your Opinion?

Question: In contrast to the immigration law in Arizona, do you think government-issued ID cards benefit illegal Mexican immigrants in order to cash checks, have access to clinics and doctors — and other functions? Briefly explain. More...

From The Mayor...

FROM THE MAYOR’S DESK ...

Diversifying Our Economy To Support Small Businesses And Job Growth

The biggest jump from one month to the next in New Yorkers holding jobs in more than 34 years: That’s the very heartening employment report about the month of April. More...

Guest Column

Common Space: Cultural Considerations On The L Train

Editor’s Note: The following essay was written by Canarsien Tanya Melbourne, who is an anthropologist, and submitted it to us recently for the enjoyment (and information) of our readers. More...

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