December 14, 2002 RSS feed / Community

A Collaboration of Unity

The Addabbo/PRYSE and NYCHA Resident Council are sponsoring a Community Collaboration of Unity on December 26, 2002 from 2-5 p.m. The theme of this year More...

Boyle ‘s Book Becomes Weiner’s Holiday Present

What is every member of Congress getting for the holidays? More...

Free Writing Workshop For Breast Cancer Survivors

The Writer Within is a free monthly workshop for women who have had breast cancer and/or their family members. The first workshops of the new year will be held on Monday, January 13 and Monday, February 10. More...

Strike Threat Impacts Rockaway Commuters

At press time on Thursday it was uncertain as to whether or not there would be a strike of transit workers against the Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA), but Rockaway commuters are already gearing up for the hardships and travel problems that such More...

NYPD: ‘Keep Your Home Safe During The Holidays'

During this busy season, it is important to not forget about personal safety and security of one More...

Safety Tips To Prevent CO2 Poisoning

The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) and the New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation (HHC) offered New Yorkers safety precautions to avoid unintentional carbon monoxide (CO2) poisonings. More...

Smoke Forces AA Plane Back To JFK

An American Airline MD80 on the way to St. More...

‘Workshop Series’ Begins In 2003

In January 2003, Weed and Seed will start up their "Workshop Series." This program is a series of community training programs. More...

Bear, Book Team Up For Graybeards

Just in time for the holidays and ready for purchase as Christmas presents is the brand new Rockaway Book and Bear Collection. More...

Boyle Signs Books At St. Francis

Rockaway author Kevin Boyle will sign copies of his book, "Braving The Waves: Rockaway Rises and Rises Again," this Sunday, December 15 at the St. Francis de Sales gymnasium on Beach 129 Street from 11:30 a.m. until 12:15 p.m. More...

Gateway Republican Club Disbanded

On December 8, after eleven years, the members of the Gateway Republican Club voted to disband the club. More...

Local Bridges Not Part Of Plan

The Triborough Bridge and Transit Authority (TBTA) has announced that the plans for bridges to be closed to automobiles that do not have four occupants in case of a citywide transit strike does not include the two bridges that tie Rockaway to the res More...

Papa’s Got A Toy Drive

Ted Prakope, owner of Papa More...

Sanders Launches Major Merchant Initiative

Councilman James Sanders Jr., and the Business Outreach Center (BOC) Network, Inc., in a joint effort to aid Far Rockaway small business and entrepreneurs, recently launched a major merchant initiative. More...

Student College Scholarships Offered By MCU

Municipal Credit Union is offering local high school students entering college a chance to win a scholarship to help finance their education. More...

The Wonder Of Winter At Wildlife Refuge

On Sunday, December 15 at 1 p.m., a park ranger will lead a guided nature tour of Gateway National Recreation Area More...


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