December 29, 2011 RSS feed / Other News

Two Car Accidents In One Week At Remsen Avenue

Avenue K and Remsen Avenue was the scene of two car accidents last week – only a few days apart – as drivers attempted to avoid the dangers of turning at the dangerous intersection. Top photo: At 1 p.m. More...

Abe Stark Seniors Receive Awards For Fitness Challenge

With the government cracking down on trans-fats foods, schools being mandated to provide healthier meals, and statewide programs to help make for a thinner America, Millennium Development’s Abe Stark Senior Center began promoting the wellbeing More...

Anecdote

ANECDOTE FLASHBACK Originally published 12/18/2009 © 2008 Jonathan Gies More...

Local Dems Eyeing Kruger's Vacant Senate Seat

Politically speaking, the year 2011 ended on a sour note for the communities of Mill Basin, Marine Park, Mill Island, Bergen Beach, parts of Sheepshead Bay and the surrounding areas with the abdication of Carl Kruger as senator from the 27th Senatori More...

Children In Need Receive Gifts At I.S. 211 From “Secret Santa”

It was no secret that Intermediate School 211’s library was filled with hundreds of generously donated gifts for some lucky teens. More...

New Congressman Pays Visit To CB18

The December meeting of Community Board 18 had a last minute addition to the agenda last week as newly-elected Congressman Bob Turner paid a visit to the Kings Plaza Community Room to introduce himself to the crowd, field questions about his plans fo More...

Local Congregations Gathered For Historical Hanukkah Celebration

In order to create a new holiday tradition for the synagogues of Canarsie, Rabbi Avraham Priel recently came to the community from a Jewish outoutreach program in Manhattan called the Midrash Yosef Shalom Foundation. More...

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