December 29, 2001 RSS feed / Front Page

‘I Served For 23 Years, And I Do Not Exaggerate!’ Former NYPD Sergeant’s Account of Flight 587 Crash

As indicated in previous issues, there have been a number of eyewitnesses who have come forward to give their account of what happened prior to the crash of Flight 587, which occurred on November 12 in the Belle Harbor area. More...

Columnists

Beachcomber

The mayor More...

Boyle-ing Points

He should be called by his chosen name, Abdul Hamid. You probably don More...

Chatting With Chapey

JUSTICE MARTIN RITHOLTZ INDUCTED
AS JUSTICE OF THE SUPREME COURT

A very good friend and an outstanding judge Martin Ritholtz was inducted as a Justice of the Supreme Court of the State of New York on December 19th. More...

Editorial/Opinion

No Place For Borough Presidents

Three of the incoming borough presidents have said that they are ready to appoint themselves to the Board of Education rather than appointing a representative, as has been done in the past. More...

Where Will They Go To School?

Drive around the peninsula from Beach 9 Street to Belle Harbor and you will see new homes under construction almost everywhere you look. More...

Belle Harbor Resident ‘Rookie Of The Week’

The Boston College women More...

Two Mauled in Attack by Wild Dogs

A pack of five wild dogs that had reportedly been terrorizing the area for months mauled two people on the boardwalk at Beach 68 Street in Arverne early Wednesday morning, nearly ripping the arm from one man before mauling a female jogger who came t More...

Looming School Crisis’ New Home Owners May Find School Seats Scarce

Home building abounds all over the peninsula, from Beach 9 Street to Bayswater to the West End, much to the delight of local activists who see the new construction as a major component of Rockaway More...

Sports

Awesome Season For Bishop Kearney Volleyball

The Bishop Kearney Volleyball Tigers had an awesome season, defeating teams from St. Edmund More...

End the Olympic Experiment

The N.H.L. once had a great idea to showcase their game: allowing their players to take part in the Winter Olympics. More...

Greater New York Ice Hockey League

On Saturday, December 22, 2001, in thrilling hockey action, the Stars and the Rebels of Dix Hills, New York skated to a 1-1 tie. More...

Letters

A Special Thanksgiving

Dear Editor: I feel this community should be aware of what South Island Medical Associates, P.C. and Dr. Lalendra Sinha has done this past Thanksgiving for the senior citizens of this community. More...

Mure’s Little North Pole

Dear Editor; More...

My Son, The Author

I am a Rockaway resident (35 years now), but I am writing from my winter home in Boca Raton, Fl, where I received Marc Berman's book, "Living Without EW," in the mail December 9. More...


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