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Block Party Brings Families And Neighbors Together

The East 104th Street Block Association held their second annual block party on Saturday, on East 104th Street between Avenue N and Seaview Avenue.  Block Association President Edmundo McKenzie told the Canarsie Courier that the association&rsqu More...

St. Bernard Church Provides Goods For Texas-bound Mission Of Mercy

Hundreds of thousands of Texas residents whose lives were destroyed by Hurricane Harvey may never get their lives back 100 percent. More...

DOT Puts Smiles On Drivers’ Faces

Motorists began basking in the luxury of the wide, spacious lanes on the new Belt Parkway bridge last week. More...

Wife Slain By Husband

A 56-year-old Flatlands man is under arrest after police determined he killed a woman in his apartment. More...

Motorists Get A Sinking Feeling

Drivers heading down East 94th Street between Farragut Road and Foster Avenue may have stopped to check possible damage underneath their vehicles for the past two days. The problem stemmed from a large sinkhole in the center of the roadway. More...

Violence, But No Fatalities, At This Year’s Caribbean Day Parade

Monday marked the 50th anniversary of the West Indian Day Parade. The city beefed up security once again in an effort to reduce violence, which has marred the festivities in recent years. More...

Chase Bank Hit For Big Buck$

An ATM repair technician was forced at gunpoint to hand over $100,000 to a bank robber he says threatened to kill him, Thursday morning, August 31st around 1 a.m.  Media reports say that the technician told police that after completing his tasks More...

Lots of Twisted Metal After Multi-Crash

One driver was taken to a local hospital and another required the Jaws of Life to free him from his seat in a car accident – involving four vehicles - last Thursday around 3 p.m. More...

Arrest Made In Ralph Avenue Murder

Troy Williams, 39, of East Flatbush, was arrested in the shooting death of Tayron Gittens last month and charged with murder, assault and criminal possession of a weapon.  Police responding to a ShotSpotter alert at 1074 Ralph Avenue at the corn More...

Golden Jubilee Parade Celebrates Caribbean Culture

On Monday, New York City held its 50th Annual West Indian Day Parade. After a weekend of poor weather, the Labor Day holiday was perfect as the sun came out and temperatures soared into the 80’s. More...

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