Canarsie

A school bus struck a house after a collision with an SUV on Nov. 7, 2011 (credit: CBS 2)

Driver Injured After Collision Sends School Bus Into Brooklyn Home

Officials said an SUV hit a school bus on Rockaway Avenue near Avenue N around 8:20 a.m. The impact apparently sent the bus – which had no children on board – into a home.

11/07/2011

1457 E. 102nd St in Canarsie. (credit: Google Street View)

Brooklyn Stepfather Charged With Murder In Canarsie Beating Death

Lakeshia Seymour was found unconscious and suffering from severe head trauma in front of her house at 1457 E. 102nd St in Canarsie.

07/15/2011

1457 E. 102nd St in Canarsie. (credit: Google Street View)

Stepfather Arrested In Beating Death Of 18-Year-Old Woman In Brooklyn

Police say they found the female victim’s body at a house in Canarsie on Thursday afternoon. She had suffered severe head trauma.

07/14/2011

P.S. 114  in Brooklyn (Photo/CBS 2)

Community Celebrates Successful Effort To Keep P.S. 114 In Brooklyn Open

Community members declared victory Tuesday and vowed to do everything in their power to make sure the public school on Remsen Ave. in Canarsie stayed open.

03/01/2011

Buick Regal

Canarsie Residents Finally Get Relief From Eyesore

A year-long battle over a car is over. Frustrated residents at a New York public housing complex have been complaining for months about an abandoned car, parked in a disabled parking spot.

02/28/2011

Warren Bell (left), with Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz (center)/Handout

Brooklyn Shop Giving Away 1 Million Green Bagels

Warren Bell, owner of Bagels By Bell in Canarsie, is giving away one million green bagels to help fans cheer on the Jets.

01/18/2011

'Streets in Poem Form'

Racy Poetry Book To Be Cleaned Up For Student Use

A controversial urban poetry book will be sanitized before it is taught again in New York City public schools.

12/24/2010

'Streets in Poem Form'

Racy Poetry In Classroom Angers Brooklyn Parents

Some Brooklyn parents are fuming Thursday over a book passed out to their children in school, which featured poems with sexually explicit comments about everyone from drug dealers to presidents.

12/23/2010

A holiday display that features 250,000 lights, paid for by Brooklyn attorney Frank Seddio, is the toast of the neighborhood in Canarsie.

250K-Light Holiday Display Delights Brooklyn Residents

A house in Brooklyn, illuminated by a whopping 250,000 lights, is a holiday display that you have to see to believe. The man behind the display, though, is a mystery to many.

12/12/2010

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