Mill–Marine Courier & Canarsie Digest

Monday, Sept. 1, 2014

Canarsie

Cops seek pair for swiping video games

Police are looking for two men they say stole thousands of dollars worth of video games from a store in Canarsie on Aug. 27. Comment.

Friday, Aug. 29, 2014

Mill Basin

Towed trucks

Long-haul drivers who park their trucks illegally in Marine Park and Mill Basin overnight won’t just find a ticket in the morning — now they’ll be lucky to find their trucks. Comments (1).

Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014

Canarsie

Backpack giveaway too popular for its own good

This school supply giveaway taught everyone a lesson about planning ahead. Comment.

Monday, Aug. 25, 2014

Marine Park

Marine Parkway bridge advisory

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority says the center span of the Marine Parkway-Gil Hodges Memorial Bridge will be raised several times a day all this week for inspections. Comment.
Marine Park

Make sure your pets get their shots!

The city is offering free vaccines — including the rabies inoculation — for dogs and cats at the Salt Marsh Nature Center in Marine Park on Sept. 14. Comment.
Marine Park

Waterfront committee seeks advice to prepare for next superstorm

There’s $4 million dollars on the line, and to win big, all locals need to do is complain. Comments (1).

Friday, Aug. 22, 2014

Canarsie

Canarsie reunion brings folks back to the old neighborhood

They’re so Brooklyn, they remember Canarsie before it was Canarsie. Comments (1).

Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014

Marine Park

Marine Park reflects on ‘sniper’ case

Marine Park residents are reflecting on the lessons of one of the neighborhoods most traumatic events after the so-called “Stuart Street sniper” was sentenced to eight years in prison for spraying the street with semi-automatic gunfire in 2011. Comment.
BoroBeat

Water, water everywhere: Kids splash around Aviator

Aviator Sports and Events Center treated its members to a day of splashing around with water slides, bounce castles, and games on Aug. 17. Comment.

Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014

BoroBeat

Residents get down at annual block party

Residents enjoyed the last stretch of summer with games, dancing, and food for Pearson Street’s annual block party between Avenues T and U on Aug. 16. Comment.

Friday, Aug. 15, 2014

Canarsie

Nine sickened in Brooklyn Terminal Market incident

Nine people were sickened by carbon-monoxide poisoning at the Brooklyn Terminal Market in Canarsie on Aug. 13. Comment.
Canarsie

By way of Canarsie: New doc revisits ’hood’s halcyon days

Take a stroll down an unpaved memory lane. Comment.

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