March 17, 2011 RSS feed / Other News

Work On Eastbound Belt Parkway Will Force Roadway Closure

The New York City Department of Transportation announced this week that it will begin “an urgent repaving operation” on the eastbound Belt Parkway, west of Canarsie. More...

Sebago Kayaker Offers Safety Tips For Cold-Water Boating

Editor’s note: Following the recent rescue of a kayaker on Jamaica Bay near the Rockaway Peninsula, an expert from the Sebago Cano club offers the following safety advice about boating in the late winter and early spring: More...

Smilin’ Irish Eyes

State Senator Martin J. More...

Son Of East 89th Street Resident Completes His Air Force Basic Training

Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Jamal K. Archer recently graduated from Air Force basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. More...

Motoroists Cautioned On Drowsy Driving As Daylight Savings Begins

Officials from various State agencies and organizations concerned with traffic safety this week remind motorists of the dangers of drowsy driving. More...

Anecdote

“The NyQuil Saga” Part 15 More...

Man Arrested For Attempted Murder Seven Years Ago

After attending a court appearance on an alleged DWI charge last weekend, a man was arrested for an attempted murder that occurred seven years ago in Canarsie. More...

It All Adds Up for MQH Bee Participants

Mary Queen of Heaven recently held its annual Primary Math Bee in which calculating students showed off their skills. More...

Women’s Endeavors An Integral Part Of State & U.S. History

As the birthplace of the women’s suffrage movement, New York State lies directly at the heart of women’s struggle for equality. More...

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Canarsie High School has been a vital force in the community for 48 years and will be closing its doors on June 30, 2011. More...

The Active Consumer

Not in the mood to drive around? We don’t blame you – that’s why we recommend getting to your destination via Dupont Car Service! More...

YESTERDAY & TODAY

Shrine of St. Jude Church, at 1677 Canarsie Road, was founded in the early 1960s. In 1985, it was announced that a new larger church would have an office for the rectory, a meeting room for groups and seating to accommodate 350 congregants. More...

HES Hosts Party To Celebrate Purim

Purim is here! And for those of you who don’t know what it is, it is a festival that commemorates the deliverance of the Jewish people who were living throughout the ancient Persian Empire. More...

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