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New Year Begins With Two Local Shootings

It didn’t take long into the new year for the shooting to start, unfortunately, as a 21-year-old man was shot a number of times last Saturday night, January 1st, while he sat in his car at the corner or East 84th Street and Avenue L. More...

Popular Teacher Urgently Needs 2nd Kidney Donor

A lifetime Marine Park resident is in need of a new donor kidney to replace one that has been severely damaged by a series of unexpected medical setbacks More...

Letters/Opinion

What's Your Opinion?

Question: Who do you feel is most responsible for the slow snow removal in many neighborhoods – the mayor, the Sanitation Department or residents who contributed to the problem by blocking streets that could not be plowed? Or was it just an unwelcome Christmas present from Mother Nature? Briefly explain.
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“Inaccurate” Bayview Information

Dear Editor: In the article regarding the Bay View Center printed in the December 23rd edition of the Canarsie Courier, it was stated that we unsuccessfully tried to get funding for a senior center and programs. THIS STATEMENT IS UNTRUE. More...

From The Mayor...

FROM THE MAYOR’SS DESSK...

Looking Back On 2010 And Ahead To 2011

Let me start by wishing New Yorkers across the five boroughs a very happy 2011. This is the time of year when many people take stock of what they’ve done in the past, and think about how they can improve on it in the months ahead. More...

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Other News

Faulty Wiring Caused Blaze That Killed Boy: FDNY

Fire Department officials prepare to inspect East 57th Street home after last week’s inferno in the two-story home claimed the life of a child. More...

More Local Involvement Urged At CEC 18 Meeting

The first 2011 meeting for the District 18 Community Education Council (CEC) stressed how much more involvement from the community was needed. More...

2011 NEW YORK CITY ALTERNATE SIDE-OF-THE-STREET PARKING RULES

HOLIDAY DATE New Years Day*.....................................................Saturday, January 1Martin Luther King, Jr. More...

This Week's Attitude

Post-Blizzard Cleanup Was A Snow Job In Outer Boros

Thiis Week’’ s Attiitude

Mayor Mike Bloomberg dropped the ball twice last week. The second time was on New Year’s Eve when he participated in the annual Times Square ritual. More...

View From the Middle

Mayor Has No Defense For City’s Incompetence

View From The Middle

A s Mayor Michael Bloomberg stood behind the lectern at a press conference on Monday afternoon, December 27th, looking like the “take charge” person that he has been known to be on many occasions, he looked only a little bit confused. More...

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