October 3, 2003 RSS feed / Front Page

Smoking Ban Affects Rockaway Businesses

Several Rockaway businesses have been fined by the New York City De More...

Tribute Park Mini-Bricks Available From Chamber

Those who have previously ordered mini-brick replicas of the regular-sized tribute bricks that will soon be placed in Tribute Park on Beach 116 Street and Beach Channel Drive may pick those mini-bricks up at the Rockaway Chamber of Commerce office at More...

Community

Advisory Issued For Storm Damage Repairs

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) has recently issued an advisory to inform property owners of the permits required for storm damage repairs. More...

Meeks: ‘Expand Kennedy Airport’

Congressman Gregory Meeks, who represents the eastern end of the Rockaway peninsula, as well as the area around John F. Kennedy Airport, has called for the expansion of that facility. More...

Biting Stripers Make Surfcasters Smile

Locals Mike Mallon, left, and Ron Risch, right, show off the two nearly 40-inch Striped Bass they caught on a recent sunny afternoon, on Beach 123 Street. More...

Sports

Sun Opens Up For Daly 5K Memorial Run

Young runners from the ages of 3-12 participated in other races. More...

Far Rockaway, Beach Channel Face Tough Football Battles

There are always going to be games during a football season that will test the mettle of a team. For Far Rockaway and Beach Channel, their midseason tests will happen this weekend against perennially strong teams. More...

Fisheads Get On Right Track With 32-22 Victory

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What If We Had To Evacuate?

City Answers Weiner, Meeks

ore than a week before Hurricane Isabel became a concern for New Yorkers the city More...

Cops Corral Break-In Suspects

Police officers from the 101 Precinct in Far Rockaway, responding to a call of a burglary in progress at 29-32 Beach Channel Drive last Tuesday at 8:03 p.m. More...

NPS Celebrates Wright Brothers Flight

In commemoration of the one hundredth anniversary of the Wright Brothers More...

Bus Stop Mural Ceremony, October 4

The completion of the landscape mural "Monarch," by artist Esther Grillo will be celebrated with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Saturday, Octo More...

Columnists

Beachcomber

Mayor Mike Bloomberg has announced a plan to make Coney Island an all-year-round destination for visitors to New York City. Those plans reportedly include a plastic bubble over the Wonder Wheel and a retractable dome over KeySpan Park. More...

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Chatting with Chapey

John Moran Way was dedicated at Beach 118 Street and the Boardwalk.  The day of the dedication was a duplicate of 9/11//01. It was a beautiful, clear and sunny day. More...

Editorial/Opinion

Need A Quick Solution To Private Bus Problem

Rockaway residents rely inordinately on the private bus services that are heavily subsidized by the city. Three of the services, in particular, impact heavily on Rockaway life More...

Editorial Comment by Robert Sarnoff

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