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Election for Williams’ successor set for Tuesday

May 13 | Paula Katinas

It’s a high stakes game of political musical chairs, and the latest winner will be crowned on Tuesday. That’s the day a special election will be held in the 45th Council District in Flatbush to replace former Councilmember Jumaane Williams, who won a special election earlier this year to replace Letitia James as New York […]

Kayla Bri Simon is a Girl Scout from Canarsie. Photo courtesy of family

OPINION: This girl scout wants more money for parks

May 10 | Kayla Bri Simon

As a kid who goes to my local park in Canarsie, Brooklyn, a lot, I’m so excited that spring is finally here. It’s almost nice enough for me to leave my winter coat at home when I go with my mom. But sometimes when I go to other parks, I feel disappointed by the amount […]

Sue Ann Partnow (top left) with JASA members. Eagle photo by Rob Abruzzese

Judges play for St. Patrick’s Day crowd at Canarsie senior center

April 3 | Rob Abruzzese

A pair of Brooklyn judges provided musical accompaniment for some Canarsie seniors for St. Patrick’s Day when they stopped by the Jewish Association Serving the Aging (JASA) at the HES on Seaview Avenue last month. Justice Matthew D’Emic and Justice Lawrence Knipel, administrative judges of the Brooklyn Supreme Court’s criminal and civil terms, respectively, are […]

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