Tags » Canarsie

Why Tax Alpha Matters

Who bested who in the Manhattan Sale?

In 1626, Dutch settlers, led by Peter Minuit, bought Manhattan Island from the Canarsie first nation for $24.  Is this a case of the Dutch taking advantage of the aboriginals or the aboriginals taking advantage of the Dutch?  545 more words

Don Shaughnessy

Third panel progress

I’ve been focused on gluing lately and am beginning to see progress. My goals are to glue everything I’ve collected for the third panel by the end of this week, and all bags before the temperature cools enough for long walks. 54 more words

City awards $2M to family of man struck, killed by police car in 2012

NEW YORK (PIX11) — The city has settled for $2 million with the family of a Brooklyn man who was killed struck and killed by a police car over two years ago. 91 more words

News