November 16, 2002 RSS feed / Community

Flight 587 Memorial - In Belle Harbor

A memorial wall was set up at the site of the crash. Many flowers, candles and teddy bears were placed there in memory of the victims. More...

‘Disney On Ice’ Comes To Area

Disney On Ice waves its magic wand to bring a brand-new, awe-inspiring, magical adventure to your hometown! Disney On Ice presents Princess Classics features Cinderella, Jasmine, Ariel, Sleeping Beauty, Belle, Mulan and Snow White More...

FEDCAP Honors Congressman Weiner

In recognition of National Javits-Wagner-O More...

Flu Prevention Campaign Launched

In a citywide effort to raise awareness of the benefits of flu shots, the American Lung Association of the City of New York has launched the second annual five boro flu shot program. More...

Hospital Responds to Massive Oil Spill

On November 5, at around 2:00 p.m. the Peninsula Center for Extended Care and Rehabilitation (PCECR) was contacted by the Department of Health regarding an oil spill at the Ocean Promenade Nursing Center on Beach 113 Street. More...

Thanksgiving Food Drive Underway

In consideration of the many families who will not have a traditional Thanksgiving Dinner without some assistance, the Knights of Columbus, Rockaway Council #2672, is sponsoring its Annual Thanksgiving Food Drive. More...

100 Precinct Council Hits The Street

The 100th Precinct Community Council officially kicks off a new initiative to increase the public More...

Flight 587 Memorial -In Riis Park

A family member of one of the victims of flight 587 remembers. More...

Councilman Sanders Hosts A Senior Expo

The Senior Expo will be held on November 22 at the Builders For Family and Youth Senior Center located at 307 B. 37 Street from 8:30 a.m. More...

Diamond Jubilee Celebration On Thanksgiving

On Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 28, Temple Beth-El of Rockaway Park and the First Congregational Church will celebrate a 75 year tradition, a community interfaith worship service that has continued uninterrupted since its inception in 1927. More...

Ellen Rooney Turns 100!

Ellen Mulligan Rooney was born on October 30, 1902 in County Leitrim, Ireland. She came to the United States in 1921. After years of living in Manhattan, she met and married John Rooney in 1937 (now deceased), and moved to Broad Channel. More...

Flag Raised On B. 134 Street

When Flip Mullen, a retired hero firefighter, asked Harry Burgeman if he would assist him in raising a large, beautiful American flag at Beach 134 Street, there was only one response possible. Burgeman gladly accepted. More...

Open House At I.S. 228 On November 20

David A. Boody, I.S. 228 for Magnet Studies will hold an Open House Orientation Program for prospective new students on Wednesday evening, November 20, at 6:30 p.m. More...

Power Wheelchairs Available

Miracle on Wheels makes available Power (Electric) Wheelchairs to non-ambulatory senior citizens (65 years old and up) usually at no out-of-pocket expense if they qualify. No deposit required. More...


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