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Monsignor Brady of Good Shepherd Arrested

Monsignor Thomas Brady, 78, of good Shepard parish, has been arrested following two complaints of molestation, one being a teenage boy.

Since, the now retired monsignor is so well known in the area the case has been moved to staten island.

Read additional coverage: 2 Teenage Boys Level Abuse Claims Against Brooklyn […]

Fire at IS 278

Due to a small fire on the roof, staff and students of JHS 278 in Brooklyn will be relocated to PS 207 located at 4011 Fillmore Ave in Brooklyn. Students will be dismissed from PS 207.

There is no interior damage,

Facebook, is a buzz with excited kids being let home early.

Parents Win – NEST Program to Start in Marine Park IS 278

After a two year fight, Councilman Lew Fidler announced today that IS 278 will, in fact, get the program that the school and community have asked for: the NEST program for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders. This is a sharp turn around from a series of prior DOE proposals for other uses of […]

IS 278 Carnival

The students, their families and members of the Marine Park community had a great time at the Carnival on Thursday, March 10. The money raised will help provide the students with items not in the DOE budget. Thanks to all who braved the bad weather to make it so successful.


Fire in Marine Park on Avenue R

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Parents Gearing up to Fight New American Academy Move into IS 278

Parents are preparing to fight the DOE’s decision to place the New American Academy inside Marine Park IS 278, instead of a NEST program.

The New American Academy is an experiment in class sizes, which hopes will change how students learn and how teachers are trained.  Four teachers are assigned to sixty students […]

K-5 School to Be Put Inside IS 278 Despite What EVERYONE Wants

Hebrew Language Charter Academy Protest Outside Marine Park JHS – May 2009

Last Thursday,Despite what parents, local politicians, and the IS 278 school administration want, and despite protests, the Department of Education’s Division of Portfolio Planning DECIDED to put a kindergarten-through-fifth-grade school inside Marine Park Junior High.

The DOE is already beginning to […]

MulchFest this Weekend at Marine Park

Bring your holiday tree to a designated city park to be recycled into mulch that will nourish plantings across the city!

Join the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation, the New York City Department of Sanitation, and GreeNYC to recycle your Christmas trees into wood chips. These wood chips are used to nourish trees […]

Marine Park Community Says “No” to High School “Plan” by DOE

The message was pretty clear last night at the CDEC 22 meeting. The Marine Park Community, the parent community, and the IS 278 administration, does not want a secondary High School in the IS 278 building.

The issue at hand is that IS 278 Marine Park, and most area schools have empty […]

Marine Park Meeting! High School inside Junior High School?

Large Meeting Crowd for Hebrew Language School in Marine Park Junior High

You may or may not be aware that the City is planning on placing a charter secondary high school within Marine Park Junior High by September 2011. Since Marine Park Junior High is our zoned school, this could have a significant impact […]

Kings Plaza Diner Closing

Courtesy of Dumbo Books of Brooklyn

It’s been rumored all year and now it’s happening. Kings Plaza Diner is closing October 24.

Events: Marine Park Halloween Walk

This year’s Halloween Walk will take place on Saturday, October 16 from 12:00 PM-3:45 PM.

The new location will be at Avenue U and East 38th Street, due to the Nature Trail restoration project.

Marine Park Halloween Walk 2009 Photo Gallery

Events: Free Music Series at Good Shepherd Church

Good Shepherd Catholic Church in Marine Park will be putting on free concerts through October, November and December — Every concert will be Sunday at 6 p.m. at Good Shepherd Catholic Church Avenue S between Brown and Batchelder Streets Brooklyn NY 11235

The music series offers a variety of music ranging from light classics, […]

Events: Marine Park Doggie Olympics

Saturday October 2nd 2010 Marine Park Filmore Avenue Side 10:30 am – 2:00 pm

Senator Golden’s Mid-Summer Celebration


Grilled Corn!!!

Senator Golden along with Marine Park Civic put on a great weekend long Mid-Summer Celebration. It was filled with rides, food, and entertainment.

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