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Mill–Marine Courier

Covering: Bergen Beach, Canarsie, Marine Park, Mill Basin, Starrett City, Flatbush, Flatlands, Georgetown, Kings Highway, Midwood

Uptick in murder rocks East Flatbush

Flatbush: With five murders in a little more than the first five weeks of 2010, violent crime continues to haunt the streets of East Flatbush. Comment

Fight to prevent medical waste transfer station from opening reaches new stage

Local activists are bracing for the next battle in their effort to keep a medical waste transfer station out of Canarsie. Comment

going no where fast

Flatbush: Going nowhere fast Comment

Plaza pugilist busted

Crime: Plaza pugilist busted Comment

Coney Island Avenue goes under the microscope

Flatbush: As it now exists, the northern end of Coney Island Avenue is a disjointed assemblage of businesses. Comment

Poor conditions haunt Canarsie Cemetery

If those interred in the Canarsie Cemetery stepped out of their graves and looked at the deplorable condition the historic boneyard’s been left in, they’d keel over and die all over again. Comment

Sneaking in

Sneaking in Comment

Brave cop ends armed robbery pattern

Flatbush: Quick thinking and keen observation helped end a string of armed robberies of fruit stores and bodegas. Comment

Crime remains higher in nabe

Crime continues to remain above 2009 levels in Canarsie. Comment

Drug collar earns Canarsie officers cop of the month honors

Two Canarsie crime fighters have been honored as cops of the month by the 69th Precinct Community Council. Comment

Deja vu all over again as activists fight to save Cortelyou Road bus

Flatbush: The cold winter of 2010 finds community activists reprising the role they played in early 2009, as they muster their forces to fight off draconian service cuts proposed by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA), in an effort to help the authority crawl out of a sea of red ink. Comment

Federalization of Bay View in view

A big change could be coming to Bay View Houses. Comment

Borough cop busted for sex abuse

Flatbush: It was a developing nightmare: After year upon year of sexually abusing a young Flatbush girl, the alleged criminal was given a gun and badge and told to catch criminals. Comment

Arrested for rape

Flatbush: Arrested for rape Comment

$12G offered for missing boy

$12G offered for missing boy Comment

Benefits of Belt Bridge project extolled for local residents

Canarsiens can look forward to better visibility and wider lanes on the Belt Parkway, thanks to the current roadway project being undertaken by the city’s Department of Transportation (DOT). Comment

Drawing battle lines to save summer jobs program for area youth

The city’s summer jobs program is under the budget axe, again. Comment

Increase in burglaries has Canarsie cops alerting residents

Canarsie police are warning area residents about a spike in burglaries in one section of the neighborhood. Comment

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