May 30, 2003 RSS feed / Community

Brotherhood/Sisterhood Prize Winners Selected

Winners of the Rockaway Catholic-Jewish Council More...

D.A. Brown Visits State Capitol

Legislative leaders from Queens County recently met with Queens District Attorney Richard A. Brown during his visit to the State Capitol in Albany. Pictured left to right, rear: Senator Malcolm A. More...

Lawmakers Respond to School Compromise

The lawsuit commenced by State Senator Carl Kruger against Mayor Bloomberg and Chancellor Klein is scheduled for a Court Conference with all parties before Justice Ling-Cohan today, Friday, May 30. More...

Birdwatching On May 31

Gateway National Recreation Area More...

Hammel Senior Center Holds Art Raffle

If you don More...

Hall Of Fame Inductee

Margaret Flannery Alaimo, Stella Maris More...

Locals Graduate From Marist

Jennifer A. O More...

Top Of Her Class

Rebecca Lee, daughter of Michael and Denise Lee of Belle Harbor, graduated Salutatorian of her class, as well as Summa Cum Laude from Manhattan College, on Sunday, May 18. More...

Watercolorist Exhibits Work

Arlene Cornell, Rockaway More...

‘Braving The Waves’

Available At Wave

"Braving The Waves: Rockaway Rises and Rises Again," the hit book by Rockaway resident Kevin Boyle, is once again available at The Wave building, 88-08 Rockaway Beach Boulevard in Rockaway Beach. More...

Rainbow Room Band To Play at RMAC USO show

The Rockaway Music and Arts Council has announced that the George Gee Orchestra, which is a fixture of the prestigious Rainbow Room restaurant in Manhattan, will be playing at their USO extravaganza "Rendezvous with History" event at Floyd More...

RTC Begins New Season With ‘Send Me No Flowers’

Those of you who have had occasion to visit Fort Tilden in the past few weeks could not have helped but notice the flurry of activity going on at the Post Theater. More...

St. Edmond Juniors Receive Rings

St. Edmund Prep High School recently held the Junior ring ceremony for the class of 2004. The event took place at St. Edmund Prep Church where the rings were blessed during a prayer service coordinated by S. More...

Christian Academy Students Going To VA

The Church of God Christian Academy in Far Rockaway is bound for the International Student Convention in Lynchburg, Virginia. More...

Stella Maris Inducts Juniors

Several Stella Maris Juniors were inducted into the National Honor Society in a ceremony held at the high school recently. Stressing leadership, scholarship, and service, the students happily received their pins, symbols of the Society. More...

Stella Maris Students Visit St. Joseph’s College

Stella Maris students recently visited St. Joseph More...

BCHS Students Attend Leadership Conference

Beach Channel High School Students attended a Citywide Student Advisory Leadership Conference on Tuesday, May 20, with the Coordinator of Student activities, Mrs. More...

SJEH Volunteers Beautify Hospital Grounds

Many Volunteers, each sporting a green thumb, came out to help St. John More...

Young Women Encouraged To Enter Essay Contest

State Senator Ada L. Smith announced that the National Foundation for Women Legislators (NFWL) is co-sponsoring their sixth annual essay contest for college-bound female high school juniors and seniors. More...

Memorial Day Beach For The Birds

The Memorial Day weekend is the traditional beginning of Rockaway More...

100 PRECINCT BLOTTER

Arrested: May 9, 1930 hours was Charles Clayton, 41 of 357 B. 70 St. for criminal contempt-1 and harassment-2 at 353 B. 70 St. Deft did verbally harass comp, violating active OOP. Deft was found to be in possession of several small bags of marijuana. More...

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The weather cooperated just long enough Sunday afternoon, allowing the Broad Channel Memorial Day Parade to start and finish without the rain that made the rest of the holiday weekend dismal and damp. More...

Flowers Plucked At Beach 116 Florist

One of three Ornamental Hibiscus flowers decorating George More...

Hadassah Heart Luncheon Attended by Hundreds

Rabbi Melvin May performed the blessing over the Chalah. More...

Roofers Recruit Apprentices

The Joint Apprenticeship Committee for the United Union of Roofers and Waterproofers, Local 8, will conduct recruitment from June 3, 2003 through March 2, 2004 for ten apprentices. More...

Wins Gold Medal

Damian Gurino of Belle Harbor took home the Gold Medal in Kumite, at the AAU National held in Albany. More...

The Rauches Celebrate

On Sunday, May 18, Bob Rauch to More...

Happy Fifth Birthday!

Briyanna Hutchinson, daughter of Leni and Jeannine Hutchinson of Far Rockaway, celebrated her fifth birthday on May 29. Briyanna is the sister of LaQuasha and Devon. She attends Ralph Hirschkorn Child Care Center. More...

Mosquito Reduction Strategies Offered

New York has its first confirmed finding of West Nile virus for 2003. More...

Rockaway Museum Brings Home Local History

Contributing Editor

History tells us that Charles Lindbergh was the first to fly across the Atlantic in the Spirit of St. Louis. More...

Sparse But Committed Wet Crowd Views Rockaway Memorial Day Parade

BCHS band member Amy Grosshandler plays taps for the ceremony. More...

Spring Events At St. Virgilius

Kindergarteners continue to work diligently. More...

Graduates From Pre-K

Allison Moynihan graduated from Broad Chan-nel Pre-K on May 22. She will be attending St. Virgilius School in Sept-ember. More...

Something Is Fishy At P.S. 43

Sean Whitley and Jewel Williams of Class 5-328 at P.S. 43 are pictured working on their three-dimensional fish. Geoff Rawling from the Rockaway Artists Alliance came into the school to create fish with the students in Ms. More...

Dancers Offer " Blast From Past"

Recently the Stella Maris/Maura Clarke dancers, under the direction of Victoria Tomassetti, offered More...

Grandparent’s Day At PS 47

On May 9, the kindergarten children of P. S. 47 in Broad Channel celebrated Grandparent More...

St. Edmund Prep Holds Second Annual Carnival

St. Edmund Prep High School, Sheep More...

Hadassah Luncheon

Rockaway Park Hadassah will have a luncheon meeting at the Beach Club on June 10 at 12:30 p.m. More...

BirdwatchingOn May 31

Gateway National Recreation Area More...


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