July 13, 2017 RSS feed / Other News

Bringing The Ferry To Canarsie Pier

Marc Want is one of the founders of the Canarsie Improvement Association. They are presently holding a petition drive to demonstrate the need for ferry service to Manhattan from Canarsie Pier.  More...

Canarsie’s Own Barbados Festival Day

The Friends Of Barbados Democratic Labour Party know how to throw a bash! More...

Arrest Made In Double Murder

The police have made an arrest in the brutal walk-up murder of two SUV occupants that took place last month (see “Pre-Dawn Double Murder,” Canarsie Courier, June 29, 2017, pg.5) More...

Cleaning Up E-Waste

As the heat and humidity built up, keeping most people indoors, representatives of the Lower East Side Ecology Center and Assemblywoman Jaime Williams’ office rolled up their sleeves and went to work in the Georgetown Shopping Center at a free More...

Creating Outdoor Space For Oneself

A beautiful summer afternoon witnessed eager barbecue shoppers and the like slithering for cover at the Key Food Shopping Center on Rockaway Parkway last Sunday. More...

Clergy Council Prays For Peace

The 69th Precinct Clergy Council gathered at the corner of Flatlands Avenue and East 80th Street on Monday night to offer prayers for Canarsie following the attempted gunpoint robbery of an 18-year-old on June 24th. More...

Police Looking For Money “Hungry” Thief

A burglar was looking for more than a late- night snack when he broke into a Chinese take-out in the wee hours of the morning last month.  More...

Race To The White House Has Nothing On This Election!

For the first time in 13 years, School District 18’s Community Education Council (CEC) in Canarsie will have a new president. Who is best suited to fill the big shoes left behind by former president James Dandridge?  More...

District 22 Still Needs A President

At the first official calendar meeting of the newly elected Community District Education Council 22 Board (CEC 22) on Thursday, July 6th, members were faced with the difficult task of choosing which of their colleagues would hold the most coveted pos More...

Canarsie Showman One Step Closer To Hollywood

Jason Prager, 32, is a showman from Canarsie who you may recognize from reality television shows such as Beauty and the Geek, MTV Hired and, most recently, the revival of The Gong Show. More...

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