June 11, 1999 RSS feed / Front Page

State Senator To Become Judge

Waldon Books

Spurned in November by his Democratic party when he tried to win the congressional seat vacated by Floyd Flake, State Senator Al Waldon earned a Republican reward by being tabbed for a judgeship by Governor George Pataki. More...

Columnists

Boyle-ing Points

Although the Knicks are likely to be preparing for next season by the time you read this, they managed to make the aborted season interesting, if not wholly absorbing. More...

Chatting With Chapey

On Sunday, June 6, 1999, the Eucharistic Congress allowed everyone to come together to celebrate our religious faiths and the rich cultural heritage and diversity of our community. More...

Dorothy Dunne

So nice to see the adorable grandchildren of Barbara and Don Bruder of 220th street….Emily, two and a half, and Andrew, six. They are the daughter and son of Paul and Esilda Bruder. More...

Editorial/Opinion

Let ‘Em Hear It

You can swim on any beach from Labor Day through Memorial Day; you can dive in before 10 a.m. and after 6 p.m. on any day through the year. More...

Obits

Obituaries

Anthony Auer Of Rockaway Beach - Mass of Christian Burial for Anthony Auer was celebrated June 2 at St. Camillus Church, Rockaway Park. More...

Burglaries Up In 100th

Cops Warn: Lock Your Doors & Windows!

Don’t want to be burglarized? More...

Bayswater Blaze

Fire kills two young boys

Two young boys were killed as a fire ripped through their Far Rockaway home on Tuesday morning. Brandon David, 10, and Bradford Stokes, 8, were overcome by smoke from a fire that apparently started in a clothes dryer. More...

Warning From Gateway - Don’t Swim This Weekend!

Because temperatures during the coming weekend are expected to continue to be high, Gateway National Recreation Area anticipates large crowds at its Jacob Riis beach. More...

Weiner Announces: Push For Jetties

Congressman Anthony Weiner this week announced an initiative to use beach erosion funds to build jetties and groins to protect Rockaway’s beaches. More...

Sports

Girl's Hoops

Angel's Flying HIgh

The Angels, a South Queens girls basketball team won two games recently. The girls are trying to stay sharp before heading to Orlando for the National in July. More...

Graybeard Hoops

Men From Maroon Chew On Blue

Leave it to Machine Gun Kelly (call me ‘MG’) to deliver a preemptive strike. More...

Half Season Full Of Great Play

Rockaway Little League

Hard to believe how time flies… but we are halfway through the baseball season. And what a season it has been so far. I hope to have all the standings in here by next week. More...

Letters

A Great Performance

Dear Editor: As a graduate of Far Rockaway High School I was glad to learn that scenes from West Side Story were being performed at the school More...

Thanks Are In Order

Dear Editor: Kindergarten, first and second grade parents at PS 114 owe a round of applause to Susan Rosen for the beautiful all-white outfits children will wear for the annual Dance Festival next week. More...

Salute To Vets

Dear Editor: A little bit of a sideline about last week's Memorial Day parade....As I marched with the Jewish War Veterans there was a lady who called to each of us as we passed, saying, "Thank you, Thank you." More...


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