November 28, 2003 RSS feed / Community

State Trooper Applications

Applications are now available for a statewide written examination for the position of New York State Trooper to be held during March of 2004. All qual More...

Civic Association Meeting

The Rockaway Beach Civic Assoc More...

MTA Bus Takeover Of Private Busses Hits Mayoral Snag

Mayor Michael Bloomberg is expected to sign the end of this week a contract that would keep private bus lines such as Green Bus, Jamaica Bus and Triboro Coach running for at least six months. More...

Coast Guard Courses Available

The United States Coast Guard Auxiliary announces the start of a seven-week Boating Safety Course. The course covers all aspects of safe boating and is designed for the new or experienced boater. More...

Environmental Program For Students Begun in BC

The first meeting of the More...

Local Judge Attends Yale Reunion

Judge Jean Caplan Fox, accompanied by her husband, Dr. Joseph Fox, returned to New Haven last week for her sixtieth reunion at Yale Law School. It was a gala event featuring panels, luncheons and dinners. More...

Meeks: The Meaning Of Thanksgiving

After a non-stop voting session on Capitol Hill last week that lasted through the weekend, Congressman Meeks returned to the district and released the following statement today about the meaning of Thanksgiving, "Today as I distributed turkeys t More...

Liberman Receives Honor from Fleet

On October 23, Fleet recognized a select group of 60 em More...

Dr. Harding-Marin in Who’s Who

Eastlyn E. Harding-Marin, M.D. has been selected to appear in the National Register More...

Help! I Need a Lawyer

All parents, guardians and fri More...

Music Program at PS/MS 43

The band program at PS/MS 43, while still in its developing stages, is quickly becoming a popular extracurricular activity for students. More...

Rockaway Museum: Moving Into The Next Decade

Contributing Editor

In July 1999, the Rockaway Museum found a permanent home in the Wave Building. Since that time, it has kept the history of Rockaway alive with exhibits touching on some of the most important happenings in area More...

Playground Named For Father McGee

Students at St. Rose of Lima attended the renaming of the playground on Beach 82 Street. More...

Picasso Visits PS/MS 43

Art teacher Jo Anne Ellis gave a demonstration on Pablo Picasso for students at PS/MS 43. The students heard an exciting talk about the artist More...

Pumpkin Picking

The first grade children went pumpkin picking at St. Francis the day before Halloween. The children ran about excitedly looking for the perfect pumpkin. More...

St. Rose Pumpkin Patch

Principal Theresa Andersen smiles with Pre-K student Frankie Richard. More...

Local Student Becomes Eucharistic Minister

Thirty Bishop Kearney High School seniors were commissioned as Eucharistic Ministers recently during a Mass attended by their parents and friends, as well as clergy, religious and lay representatives from the seventeen parishes they represent. More...

After School Art Club at St. Rose of Lima

Miss Ianno gleams with students showing their artistic works. Pictured are seventh grader Melanie Boyce, and sixth graders Gab riela Pires, Jonathan Echevarria and Stephanie Orr. More...

Weiner Says Concorde Lands In Right Place

Congressman Anthony Weiner, who has long been an opponent of the Concorde supersonic transport plane, issued a gleeful release to the press just as a British Airways version of the aircraft was making its way by barge from John F. More...

Chamber of Commerce Presents Yearly Awards

Officials of the Rockaway Chamber gather at the organization More...

SO, WHAT’S THE STORY?

Have a news tip or story for us? Need exposure for a community-based organization? Know someone who should be recognized for outstanding work in the community? More...

Claddagh Closes Soup Kitchen

A new sign graces the front yard of the Claddagh soup kitchen on Beach 73 Street and Rockaway Beach Boule More...

Author Discus ‘Assassin’

The Queens Borough Public Lib More...

Help! I Need a Lawyer

All parents, guardians and fri More...

Environmental Program For Students Begun in BC

The first meeting of the More...

‘Little North Pole’ Slated For December 6

Neponsit residents Joseph and Maritza Mure will once again bring the holiday spirit to the Rockaways with their annual lighting of The Little North Pole on Saturday, December 6 at 6:00 p.m. More...

PHC Visits Ocean Bay Residents

Fitzgerald Alcinor, M.D., Director of the Department of Emergency Medicine at Peninsula Hospital Center (PHC) recently visited the Ocean Bay Resident Council. More...

USPS Honors Beatles At ‘Beatlemania’

On Saturday night, November 22, RMAC brought the 60 More...

Carman Gets a Scholarship

Congratulat More...

MTA Bus Takeover Of Private Buses Hits Mayoral Snag

Mayor Michael Bloomberg is expected to sign the end of this week a contract that would keep private bus lines such as Green Bus, Jamaica Bus and Triboro Coach running for at least six months. More...

Coast Guard Courses Available

The United States Coast Guard Auxiliary announces the start of a seven-week Boating Safety Course. The course covers all aspects of safe boating and is designed for the new or experienced boater. More...

Santa To Visit Beach Club

Everyone is invited to a breakfast with Santa on Saturday, December 6. Sponsored by the 100 Precinct Com More...

Rotary Welcomes Newest Member

The Rockaway Rotary Club inducted its newest member this past month, Dr. Daniel Mirkin (left), owner of Mirkin Vision Care on Beach 116 Street. More...

Anticipating a Great Day

Juniors Shawna Bobbit, Jacqueline Melendez, Sonia Alvarez, Jessica Segarra, Electra Holmes, Victoria Albano and Jennifer Monplaisir take a moment before boarding the bus and joining their class for a Retreat Day. More...

Stella Maris Showcases Talent

Leading with their brightest smiles, students of the Stella Maris/Maura Clarke ensemble await their mo More...

All Saints Assembly at St. Rose of Lima

Second graders dressed as saints for the All Saints Assembly on Halloween. Agata Ozga and Christina Castellano lead Cassie Steinbuck and the other second graders into the auditorium. More...

Halloween Fun at St. Francis de Sales

John Kaczo More...

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Fourth, Fifth and Sixth grade Math Bee class winners pose with their certificates. More...

Book Fair at St. Francis de Sales

The students from K-8 attended a book fair in the small hall of St. Francis. The books were provided by Scholastic Publishing. Each class had a set time to view and purchase books and posters. More...

The Rockaway Irregular by Stuart W. Mirsky

HOPING FOR THE WORST? More...

Benoit, Jarreau And Manchester

In Westbury Xmas Show

CD101.9 brings their Smooth Jazz Christmas Show to Westbury Music Fair starring David Benoit, Al Jarreau, and Melissa Manchester on Thursday, December 11 at 8 p.m. More...


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