News HeadlinesCanarsie High News

Canarsie High School News Submitted by Alumni


November 26, 2012 by Renee Gottesman (Register to contact)

Renee Gottesman November 27

Canarsie High School News From Around The Web

Penn State picks up commitment from top prospect in New York

Adisa Isaac, a defensive end from Brooklyn, N.Y., has announced he has given an oral commitment to Penn State. The 6-foot-5, 220-pound Isaac, from Canarsie ...

Champion for Brooklyn’s homeless high school kids devotes his life to helping them succeed  New York Daily News

A champion of Brooklyn's homeless high school students — an Education Department staffer named Wayne Harris — knows something about life on the streets.

Canarsie Football Holds Basketball Fundraiser  News 12 Brooklyn

New Head Football Coach Brian Ellis and others gathers at Canarsie High School for a basketball fundraiser game to benefit the football program.

Nazareth Regional High School hosts Turkey Day Battle 2018  News 12 Brooklyn

Some serious talent was on display at the Turkey Day Battle 2018, hosted by the Brooklyn United Music and Arts program at a Canarsie high school.

Special-needs siblings never far from mind of 'The Chosen One'  New York Post

Adisa Isaac — also known as “The Chosen One” — is headed to Penn State. One of the reasons he chose the Nittany Lions was how they treated his three ...

Tennessee among favorites for four-star New York DE/LB  247Sports

Tennessee is in the running for one of the nation's top pass rushers in the 2019 class. Four-star rising senior defensive end/linebacker Adisa Isaac of Canarsie ...

Syracuse football makes Top 10 for DE Adisa Isaac, New York's top 2019 recruit

Syracuse, N.Y. -- Dino Babers has emphasized since his hiring in December 2015 that keeping the most talented prospects from New York in-state is a priority.

Tampa Bay Rays owner, BK native, recalls life-long obsession with baseball  News 12 Brooklyn

Stu Sternberg grew up playing baseball on grass and pieces of glass in Seaview Park.

Syracuse football recruiting: 4-star New York DE Adisa Isaac commits to Penn State

Syracuse football never got its chance to make a final impression on one of the nation's most talented high school seniors.

He's 'Old School' — and Has the Dunce Chair to Prove It  The New York Times

Maybe there is someone more crazy in love with New York City's public schools than Martin Raskin, but who else would collect a panel of hundred-year-old ...

4-star New York DE Adisa Isaac puts Syracuse football in Top 4, set to visit

A senior at Canarsie High School in Brooklyn, Isaac is also considering Penn State, Miami and Texas A&M, he tweeted Thursday night.

Brooklyn school principal accused of harassing colleague for two years after she dumped him for cheating: suit  New York Daily News

He loved her. She loved him not. And now a spurned Brooklyn principal stands accused of harassing a colleague for two ugly years after she ended their affair. - Richt in-home with key NY DE set for today: "That'll be big"

Brooklyn (NY) Canarsie High School DE Adisa Isaac is down to a final four of Miami, Syracuse, Penn State and Texas A&M.UM is the most recent on the list to ...

These Are the 20 Most Crime-Ridden Brooklyn Schools, Police Data Shows

Brooklyn, NY - These 20 Brooklyn schools each hosted 5 or more student crimes in the first 3 months of 2016, according to just-released NYPD numbers.

Meet Penn State football's 2019 signing class  PennLive

Penn State's Class of 2019 is all but in the books, as the program is just waiting word from one recruit, Maryland four-star safety Nick Cross, before wrapping ...

Breaking down Penn State football’s 2019 early enrollees, who report this weekend  Centre Daily Times

Monday marks the start of Penn State's spring semester, and that means the Nittany Lions' early enrollees are on campus and ready to begin their collegiate ...

How a Miami Hurricanes defensive line recruit became one of New York’s top running backs  Miami Herald

Jason Blissett, a three-star defensive tackle, reaffirmed his commitment to the Miami Hurricanes on Thursday. The recruit is also one of the top running backs in ...

Penn State signs #4 ranked RB, Lehigh and Lafayette combine for 17 commits  69News WFMZ-TV

It was National Signing Day for high school student athletes across the nation today. Both local colleges Lehigh and Lafayette made out well during the early ...

Lasch Bash Capsule: 4-star defensive end is a surprise visitor  247Sports

Penn State hosts several recruits on campus Saturday for the Lasch Bash barbecue. Defensive end Adisa Isaac, a top Nittany Lions target, is among them.

High school basketball player killed, 2 friends wounded in Brooklyn shooting, as police hunt gunman  New York Daily News

A popular high school hoopster was killed by a gunshot to the head behind a Brooklyn drugstore as he and two laughing buddies headed home Friday ...

Girl, 13, killed trying to cross six-lane roadway in front of Brooklyn high school - NY Daily News  New York Daily News

A 13-year-old girl was fatally struck by a car Monday while crossing the road in front of her Brooklyn school, police said.

Services in Ridgefield for Lily Bochonko, 92  HamletHub

Lily Bochonko, 92, of Woodside, Queens, NY, recently a resident of Laurel Ridge Health Care, passed away on the morning of Sunday, January 27, 2019.

East Coast Top Track Stars Head to Finals of 45th Anniversary Colgate Women’s Games  Send2Press Newswire

BROOKLYN, N.Y., Jan. 22, 2019 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — From an initial field of thousands of girls and young women from all over the East Coast, some ...

Reviewing the recent spree of Penn State offers  247Sports

Penn State sent out nearly 20 offers in the last week.

Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz may run for president in 2020  New York Daily News

Billionaire Starbucks honcho Howard Schultz may challenge Trump for the White House in 2020.

Homey, but No Haven From Hard Times  New York Times

EVEN years ago, back when she rented in East Flatbush, Ismay Gardner knew she liked Canarsie, a quiet suburban community on Brooklyn 's south shore with ...

Miami football one of four finalists for 4-star defensive end Isaac  FanSided

Four-star weakside defensive end Adisa Isaac has announced that the Miami football program is one of four finalists for where he will attend college.

Manhattan Lawyer Charged With Sexual Attacks on Women | New York Law Journal

Ra'Shaun Kelley allegedly followed one woman into her building and then an elevator where he pressed himself against her tried to forcibly kiss her and began ...

Advertising high school OK'd  New York Daily News

Brooklyn borough president Marty Markowitz's dream of a borough advertising high school has been approved by the city Education Department, and it will be ...

1955 Graduate Amasses Shrine to Brooklyn School  New York Times

Not many former wards of New York City's public schools would cherish a splinter that pierced the rear of their public school principal in 1942, but Martin Raskin, ...

Ted Gustus, Coaching Legend and His Formula for Transforming a Young Life  News One

When Ted Gustus was a boy, he found his mother dead, lying on the floor of their railroad flat in Brooklyn's Bedford-Stuyvesant. In the background, Sam Cooke's ...

Former Gang Members, Community Rally Against Gun Violence in NYC

The “Not In My Hood” March kicked off June's Gun Violence Awareness Month across the city.

He escaped NY streets — now he'll use NFL to save others, too  New York Post

Curtis Samuel didn't care about the long odds or how unlikely his NFL dream was as a running back from Brooklyn. The Crown Heights native made reaching ...

Semi-star Donna Maxon has less celebrated side

Donna Maxon: The basics. Although everyone is unique, Donna Maxon of Annadale really stands out because of her uncanny resemblance to star entertainer, ...

Students rip de Blasio for ignoring their concerns on school safety during town hall - NY Daily News  New York Daily News

Mayor de Blasio's post-Parkland student town hall on gun violence turned into a referendum on the city's school safety agents and use of metal detectors — with ...

Staten Island high school teacher, baseball coach fined for using sick, personal time during honeymoon

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- The head baseball coach at Susan Wagner High School sanctioned for using sick and personal days for a honeymoon said he never ...

Ex-Syracuse RB Steve Rene on transferring to Wagner: 'I just felt like I had to start fresh'  The Post-Standard -

Steve Rene graduated from Syracuse in May with a degree in communication and rhetorical studies but wanted an opportunity to see an expanded role on the ...

Hamill: Brooklyn kid Travis Peterkin used ‘mental toughness’ to become Golden Gloves champ  New York Daily News

He has fought his way from the streets to the suites to a sweet science bout at the Barclays Center.

Ex-NBA star World B. Free's ex-lover slain outside family home in Brooklyn  New York Daily News

The ex-lover of former NBA All-Star World B. Free was shot to death Sunday night after thugs jumped her niece's ex-con boyfriend outside the family's Brooklyn ...

Parents irate demoted Bushwick principal still working  New York Daily News

A former principal removed from his post for failing to report a sexual assault has no place as assistant principal at a troubled Bushwick high school, angry ...

Ranking the Top 20 NBA/ABA Ballers to Emerge from New York City  Bleacher Report

Basketball is the sport that captures the rhythms, pace, culture and desperation of life in the inner city. From playgrounds in Brooklyn, to Rucker Park, to Madison ...

Teachers in trouble spending years in 'rubber room' limbo that costs $65M  New York Daily News

A rare look inside the city's network of "Rubber Rooms" reveals an unprecedented backlog in the teacher discipline system that has bloated the population to ...

Football Inks 13 Recruits on National Signing Day  LIU Post Athletics

BROOKVILLE, N.Y. (Feb. 1, 2017) - On Wednesday, Head Coach Bryan Collins and the LIU Post football team announced the signing of 13 players to National ...

Animal-lover launches pet-grooming and daycare business

Bloomingtails Grooming by Josephine opened in Travis in August.

Department of Education employees busted for using sick days to take paid vacation  New York Daily News

Even teachers play hooky to work on their tans. More than a dozen Department of Education employees were busted in the past two years for faking illnesses to ...

High school seniors in Syracuse for Upstate/Downstate all-star football game

Fifty-player squads begin four days of practice tonight for Sunday's 2 p.m. game in the Carrier Dome.

With a Little Imagination, a Football Field Sprouts From the Concrete  New York Times

Leon Williams, a Cleveland Browns linebacker who routinely plays in stadiums in front of 60000 people, played his early football on concrete fields in Brooklyn.

Doorknob to Doorknob With the Coupon Crew Doorknob to Doorknob With the Coupon Crew  New York Times

Each week, small crews of workers fan out across New York to deliver advertising circulars full of coupons known as mailers.

Muscle Milk® Provides $250,000 in Grants to 22 High School Athletic Programs Across the Country  PR Newswire

BENICIA, Calif., Feb. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CytoSport™, one of the largest sports nutrition companies in the U.S. and maker of Muscle Milk®, announced ...

Already Competing With the Boys, Girls Get Their Own Wrestling League  New York Times

As demand for girls' wrestling grows, the city's Public School Athletic League is inaugurating a girls' program with 16 teams that officials estimate will include ...

'She was a daughter, a mother, a sister, a friend,' says mom of Cosmopolitan Motel victim

'Regardless of what she was doing there, she was great person,' said Michele Hernandez-Vasquez's mother.

Patrick DiFanzo, Jacqueline Fortini are married

Mr. and Mrs. Patrick DiFanzoPremier Digital STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. - Jacqueline Fortini of Annadale and Patrick DiFanzo of Great Kills exchanged nuptial vows ...

Wayne Mackie, the only current NFL official native to New York City, gives back to his community - NY Daily Ne  New York Daily News

NFL official Wayne Mackie, who grew up in East New York and Starrett City, instructed young adults at the Officiating Academy at the New York City Housing ...

Family, friends say Sherr-una Booker, woman at center of guv probe, tormented after incident  New York Daily News

Sherr-una Booker - an innocent victim - spends her days in solitary confinement. The tormented woman whose frantic domestic violence call could torpedo Gov.

Michael Lee, VanessaRose Scionti are married

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Nuptial vows were exchanged June 26 in St. Thomas the Apostle R.C. Church, Pleasant Plains, by VanessaRose Scionti of Pleasant ...

News headlines by Google News for Canarsie High School Brooklyn NY

We have listed the latest news headlines that include Canarsie High . This site has been created to offer a place for CHS alumni to reconnect and share memories.

In addition to these news headlines, you may also want to join the Canarsie High alumni directory and check out the yearbook listings.