April 26, 2003 RSS feed / Community

Generations Share Holiday Traditions

Students from Hebrew Academy of the Five Towns (HAFTR) Elementary School, located in Lawrence, Long Island brought back traditions on April 10 for the Passover holiday to the DSSM-Neponsit Adult Day Health Care Center seniors located in Far Rockaway. More...

Local Volies To Benefit From New State Law

Governor George E. Pataki has signed the "Good Samaritan Volunteer Firefighters More...

A New Arrival!

Kalen James Fraser was born three weeks early on March 9 in Atlanta, Georgia. He weighed 7 lbs 8 oz., and measured 21 inches long. His proud parents are Kevin (from Rockaway Beach) and Amanda (from Decatur, Georgia) Fraser. More...

Inducted Into Honor Society

Cara Pensabene of Rockaway Point, a member of the Class of 2004 at Loyola College in Maryland, has been elected for membership in Alpha Sigma Nu, the honor society of Jesuit institutions of higher learning. More...

Participates In Operation

Iraqi Freedom

Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Quan Martinear, a 1999 graduate of Far Rockaway High School, is currently participating in Operation Iraqi Freedom while assigned to the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman, homeported in Norfolk, Virginia. More...

Morris, Vega Honored By RDRC

Barbara J. Morris, the owner of West End Realty and East End Realty and the Reverend Jorge Vega are among those who will be honored at the Rockaway Development and Revitalization Corporation More...

PBA Hosts ‘10-13 Party’ For Injured Cop

A Signal 10-13 is a police radio call indicating that a police officer is in trouble. Police from all over the area traditionally quickly respond in force to a 10-13 call. More...

PHC Names Director Of Emergency Medicine

Robert V. Levine, President and Chief Executive Officer at Peninsula Hospital Center (PHC) announced the appointment of Fitzgerald Alcindor, M.D. as the new Director of the Emergency Medicine Department. More...

Video Promotes Knowledge Of Religious Traditions

The Rockaway Catholic Jewish Council and the Men More...

Priest Denies Sexual Assault on Rockaway Trip

Whether or not a visiting African priest will spend the next two years in prison may well depend on which version of the events of Father More...

BCHS Honors Library Week

The students and staff of Beach Channel High School shared their love of reading at a Read Aloud Pro-gram on Thursday, April 10, 2003 in celebration of National Library Week. More...

Stella Maris Welcomes Former Grad

Ms. Carol Robles-Roman, Deputy Mayor of the City Of New York, gave an inspiring and motivational keynote address at the annual Career Day at the high school. More...

Made Math Honor Society

Christopher Chimera, the son of Carole and Frank Chimera of Belle Harbor, was inducted as a member of the Connecticut Gamma Chapter of Pi Mu Epsilon at Fairfield University, Connecticut, the national mathematics honor society. More...

SJEH Names Spadaro to Chair

St. John More...

Sorrentino Hosts Far Rockaway Easter Bunny

Sorrentino Recreation Center hosted its annual Easter Eggstravaganza at Bayswater Park in Far Rockaway on Saturday, April 19, 2003. More...

Dion and Jerry Lee Lewis, June 6 and 7

Dion and Jerry Lee Lewis, the ultimate legends of Rock More...

Narrow View of Broad Channel (additional photos)

Doc Dougherty plays in "Broad Channel," a show about his hometown. More...

75th Communion Breakfast Set

On Sunday, April 27, the Rockaway Council Knights of Columbus and Columbiettes will hold their Seventy-Fifth Annual Corporate Communion Breakfast. More...

Police Blotter

Full Story

DOT Signs Confuse Motorists, Draw Tix

Residents in the area of Beach 92 Street and Rockaway Beach Boulev More...

Local Teams To Compete In Music Finals

Teams from P.S. 114 and P.S. 183 will compete in the citywide Finals of Riverside Symphony More...

Assigned To MEU

Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Federico E. Santana, son of Milagros A. and Federico A. More...

Commissioned 2nd Lieutenant

Brian J. Boseman has been commissioned as a second lieutenant in the U.S. Air Force after graduating from Officer Training School (OTS) at Maxwell Air Force Base in Montgomery, Alabama. More...

Assigned To USS Iwo Jima

Navy Seaman Michael Blackman, son of Wendy J. More...

Completes Basic Training

Air Force Airman First Class Matt Steven Michel, son of Wilberte Michel and nephew of Nancy St. Louis, both of Far Rockaway, have graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. More...

Vietnam Vets Host Rockaway Information Day

The Vietnam Veterans of America will be hosting a Veterans Information Day in Rockaway on June 7. The event, which will be held at the Knights of Columbus Hall (333 Beach 90 Street) from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. More...

Health First Makes Donation

Health First presented a substantial donation to help build the new Joseph P. Addabbo Family Health Center to be located at 6200 Beach Channel Drive. More...

Meeks Hosts Homeland Security Panel

Congressman Gregory W. Meeks will be sponsoring a Town Hall Meeting on Homeland Security on Monday, April 28, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., at Far Rockaway High School. More...

Speakers’ Bureau At St. John’s

St. John More...

Theatre Company Performs At P.S. 225Q

The Magic Bridge Theatre Com More...

P.S. 106 Hosts Principal For A Day

Schools throughout the city participated in Principal For A Day on Thursday, April 3. It was a very special day at P.S. 106 because it was celebrated with three very special people. More...

PS 114 Featured On District 27 TV

A District 27 Queens Television crew has recently completed videotaping a two-part series, entitled, The Belle Harbor School - P.S. 114Q More...

Preschoolers Visit Harbor Bakery

Crafty Kids Preschoolers learn to bake cookies with Paula, owner of Harbor Bakery. All the kids enjoyed eating them when they were done. More...

Author Brunch Held On May 4

On May 4, at 10:30 a.m., Lynne Sharon Schwartz, novelist and es More...

Stars Come Out At Westbury In June

Fogelberg, Four Kings, June 10

With an extensive and distinctive recording career including seven platinum albums to his credit, Dan Fogelberg has established himself as one of the most vital, uplifting and honest voices in American popular music today. More...

Chamber: Tribute Park On Schedule

Work has finally begun on Rockaway More...

Narrow View of Broad Channel, A Wave Review

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