December 2, 2000 RSS feed / Front Page

101 Pct. Top Cop Promoted

Steady Crime Decline In Far Rock More...

Boy Scouts To Sell Christmas Wreaths

Keeping up with their annual holiday tradition the St. More...

Let There Be Lights Holiday Season’s Here

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Rockaway’s Newest Neighbors Rockaway Park Estates A Welcoming Home

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Columnists

Beachcomber

Congrats to Gary Scirica, commanding officer of the 101 Precinct, for his promotion to deputy inspector. Since taking command, the 101 Precinct has experienced a steady decline in crime statistics. More...

Chatting With Chapey

My mother, Dr. Geraldine D. Chapey, member of the New York State Board of Regents, and I recently met with Lieutenant Governor Mary Donohue to discuss the very important issue of school safety. More...

Dorothy Dunne...

Hope all of you had a happy Thanksgiving. More...

Big Weekend Planned For The Museum

Joining in on the big plans of the Crafts Shoppe in The Wave building, the Rockaway Museum will open extra hours next weekend, December 9 and 10. The Rockaway Museum will open both Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. More...

Cops Seek Help To Catch A Killer

101 Precinct detectives are reaching out to the Far Rockaway community for assistance in solving the April 24, 2000 homicide of Lee Smith. More...

New School Proposed

A new 704-seat elementary school has been proposed by the School Construction Authority and the New York City Board of Education to relieve overcrowding of elementary schools in the east end of the Rockaway peninsula. More...

Toys For Tots Local Kids Are In Need

100 Precinct Domestic Violence Officers have donned the elf attire and are busy at work hoping to make Christmas a special day for some local kids who have become special to them. More...

Sports

Lady Seahorses Off To A Flying Start

Far Rockaway High School Lady Seahorses started the 2000-01 indoor track season. They opened with the first meet at the Armory running against the rest of New York City. More...

Panthers Go To Playoffs

Far Rockaway Panthers-Peanuts Division (ages six to eight in the Warner Conference) are headed to the championship with a perfect regular season record of 9-0. More...

Letters

Another One For Lew

As the director of the Neponsit Adult Day Health Care Center I can say, without hesitation, that we would not be a successful and intricate part of the Rockaway community if not for Lew Simon. More...

Kindness Is A Crime

On Thursday, November 16, 2000 a friend of mine had a most bizarre experience. As he was leaving his building at 8:30 a.m. to go to work, he met a building security guard also leaving the building. More...

Recount Demand

I believe that Vice President Al Gore, who received the most votes in the presidential election of our country, deserves the right and should demand that all the votes in the three counties of Florida that were uncounted, be counted. More...


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