January 12, 2002 RSS feed / Front Page

Michigan Firefighters Honor The Big House

On January 3, a delegation of firefighters and officials from Michigan traveled to FDNY Engine 264/Engine 328/Ladder 134, in Far Rockaway, to present a glass sculpture of the now famous image of three New York City firefighters raising the flag at G More...

Columnists

Beachcomber

The New York City Police Department has a new method of following up on what they term "quality of life" conditions. Those people who are experiencing an ongoing condition that lessens their quality of life More...

Boyle-ing Points

And you thought all the kooks were on Beach 116th Street. More...

Chatting With Chapey

During the last week we have attended several installations. We were invited to join our new Mayor, Mike Bloomberg, our new Comptroller, William Thompson and our new Public Advocate, Betsy Gotbaum at their installation at City Hall. More...

Editorial/Opinion

A Man of Compassion

This week Mayor Bloomberg delayed plans to build new stadiums for the New York Yankees and Mets baseball teams. The decision to build the stadiums was heavily supported by members of the Giuliani administration. More...

Make Rockaway Whole Once More

Ten years ago, the Federal bureaucracy and the Democratic majority in the State Legislature teamed up to do a great disservice to Rockaway and to many other communities around New York City. More...

Local Union Offers Hope

For a number of years, unemployment has been a major issue affecting the residents of the Rockaway community, but it has been an even bigger problem for those in the areas of Far Rockaway, Edgemere and Arverne. More...

Photos of Michigan Firefighters Visit

Michigan artist Bob Landry stated, "This was a labor of love from me to you guys," at the ceremony. More...

Addabbo and Sanders Sworn In

James Sanders, Jr. is sworn in at the chamber of the City Council at City Hall. With him are Senator Charles Schumer and Sander's Daughter, Nzinger. The Reverend Arthur Davenport swore him in. More...

Sports

AAU Angels Take Christmas Gold

The AAU Angels 8th Grade Girls basketball team won their division of the Island Garden Christmas Classic. The team took five straight games in the holiday season tournament. The girls came through in typical Angels Style. More...

Bloomberg Halts Mets –Yankees Stadium Deals

Mayor Bloomberg put a stop to the tentative new stadiums deal that was reached by Rudy Giuliani last month. Bloomberg announced at City Hall that due to the city budget crisis, the city would not start building the new stadiums until at least 2003. More...

Greater New York Ice Hockey League – Squirt "B" Team

Game 1 More...


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