July 18, 2013 RSS feed / Other News

Out Of Control On Flatlands

A Nissan Maxima and a Honda CRV collided on Flatlands Avenue near East 56th Street at around 4 p.m. last Thursday. More...

Remnants Of Another Smash-Up At Ave. L And E. 92nd Street

Residents have long complained about the number of car accidents that take place on Avenue L. This latest accident took place Monday, July 15th. The 11 p.m. More...

OMG! Distraction Equals A Disaster

Texting while driving is never a good idea! A Hyundai was hit by a van and the van was hit by a SUV on Monday, July 15th at Remsen and Flatlands avenues. More...

The Active Consumer

TIREd of worrying about car maintenance? When you get your auto serviced at STS Tire and Auto Center, you'll be rolling through the streets in style! Right now, STS Tire and Auto Center has an oil change special, for only $19.58. More...

Come On Dept. Of Transportation: Cave In And Make Those Repairs!

If you’ve ever driven down East 92nd Street between Flatlands and Conklin avenues, you know that the ground is caving in despite numerous repairs to sinkholes over the years. More...

Gerritsen Beach Residents Have Plenty To Say About New Hurricane Maps

The final Hurricane Evacuation Zone maps were released by NYC officials on June 18th – putting Gerritsen Beach into Zone 1 and designating the area as “most vulnerable to storm surges.” Living in Zone 1, Gerritsen residents would be More...

Did You Lose Your Sense Of Self?

Very often, people describe that they don’t know what they want or how they feel. They appear as though they are lost souls. They are physically present but emotionally dead, and they describe themselves this way. More...

These Hot Wheels Probably Smoked For Hours

Most people might prefer a hot cup of coffee or bacon, egg and cheese served for breakfast. But on Tuesday, July 16th, a fried Acura was served up on Avenue M and East 100th Street. More...

PSST...Guess What? Library Program Turns 40!

The pre-school story time (PSST) program at Jamaica Bay Library turned 40 years old on Tuesday, July 16th. More...

Police Search For East New York Woman

Have you seen Roslyn Pierce- Palmer? The 47-year-old black woman was last seen at her residence located at 5407 Kings Highway. More...

They’re Having A Ball At The Park!

The Santiago-Montez family, long time Canarsie residents, have been holding a reunion softball game the past few years in honor of their beloved grandfather who was an umpire for the Latin Souls baseball team. More...

Family Owned Repair Shop Puts The Brakes On Competition

You might see dozens of auto repair shops in the community open and close all the time. Others might not be all that familiar to you and now you’re weary about bringing your precious wheels into their shop for a tune-up. More...

“Lost It” On Linden

One injury was reported in a vehicular accident that took place last Thursday afternoon near Linden Boulevard when a Honda collided with an SUV that was traveling eastbound on Linden Boulevard. More...

Little Old Canarsie - The Next Generation: Canarsie Trail

It is a tradition in my household on July 20th to eat a MoonPie©. On that day in 1969, Neil Armstrong set foot on the moon and said, “One small step for man. More...

Wildcat/Fedcap Workers Beautify Gerritsen Beach

You may have seen workers dressed in neon vests around Gerritsen Beach for the past month - removing garbage and loose tree branches from parks, pulling up weeds along Gerritsen Avenue and cleaning out storm debris from residents’ yard. More...

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