January 30, 2004 RSS feed / Community

District 75 Students Celebrate Christmas

A special Christmas celebration was held for local special education school children. Tim Delaney and Lan cer Insurance don ated the funds while Ken ny Whalen of Engine 268 delivered the gifts. More...

Harbor Bakery Closed by Health Department

Once known for its fresh breads and pastries, the Harbor Bakery is now known for its "fresh mice droppings," according to a January 22 Department of Health inspection. The Bakery was cited for nine violations of the city More...

Local Art Students' Work Presented To Famous 3-D Artist Charles Fazzino

At Imagination Art Workshop, Inc., Owner, Jill Cole takes the concept of teach ing art to a whole new level. More...

Marshall Delivers State Of The Borough Address

Here is what Queens Borough President Helen Marshall said about Rockaway: 95 "In the Rockaways, the first phases of Arverne-by-the-Sea is nearing completion; Edgemere will soon be the site of 300 new homes for working families; and the New York More...

N-Ice Day For ‘Boating’ On A Frozen Bay

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Health Screenings Coming To Broad Channel

Residents living in and around the Broad Channel community can be screened to reduce their risk of having a stroke.A0Life Line Screening Radi ology will be at the Broad Channel American Legion Post #1404 on Tues day, February 17. More...

Opposition Grows To RBB Parking Ban

Opposition in the Belle Harbor community is growing to a plan that would eliminate parking along both sides of Rockaway Beach Boulevard from Beach 126 Street to Beach 139 Street. More...

Park Nursing Home Gets An ‘A’ From State

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Pheffer Fights Travel Discrimination

Assemblywoman Audrey Pheffer has announced the introduction of legislation to prohibit insurance discrimination based on a person More...

Shulman, Cigliano Join SJEH Staff

Two physicians recently joined the medical staff of St. John More...

Pheffer Sets Power Plant Legislation

Assemblywoman Audrey I. More...

Weiner: Penalize On-Line Cigarette Dealers

Representative Anthony Weiner, a Member of the House Judiciary Com mittee, has introduced legislation to stop online cigarette retailers from cheating New York City out of millions of dollars. More...

The Queens Of The Rockaway Snow Mountain

Two young girls enjoy the day off from school on Wednesday as they frolic on the snow mountain created by snow plows cleaning the Dayton Towers Shopping Center. More...

REMA Holds First Annual Business Breakfast

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REMA (Rockaway East Merchants Association) held its First Annual Business Breakfast on January 23 at Ginos Pizza in Far Rockaway. Repre sen tatives from RDRC (Rockaway Development and Revitalization Corp. More...

BCHS Holiday Toys For Tots Breakfast

Beach Channel High School More...

Otubelu Named to Dean’s List

Adaora Otubelu, a Nursing maj or from Far Rockaway, was nam ed to the D More...

Martinez Named to ‘Cuse Honor’s List

Michael Martinez, enrolled in the College of Human Services and Health Professions at Syracuse University was named to the Dean More...

School Scope Slamming the Gates on Third Graders

There are so many issues popping up on the education agenda it is getting hard to keep up with them. It is like standing on a busy street corner watch ing cars slam into each other as your head keeps spinning around like Linda Blair More...

Cashin On Scholars Academy: ‘We Need To Act Now’

Parents applauded as the region More...

College Opportunity Comes to Rockaway

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The RDRC (Rockaway Develop ment and Revitalization Corp.) and The College of New Rochelle School of New Resources are bringing college level courses to the Rockaways. More...

Eye On Physical Therapy

Tim Rohrs is the executive director of Sands Point Physical Therapy in Rockaway Park. More...

Parents, Action Center Discuss Local School Issues

The Action Center, a community based organization with its eye on public education, hosted a forum this week for local parent coordinators and parent association members. More...

How To Contact Rockaway’s Public School Administration

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Doo Wop Spectacular Set For January 31

Harry G. More...

‘Chasing Liberty’ – First Daughter’s Dilemma

Britney Spears is missing the boat. Competition in the form of Mandy Moore has made the difficult transition from singing to film. Moore has scored with three hit movies to Spears More...

LIRR Discount Skips Far Rock Station

Councilman James Sanders is furious. He is outraged at the latest ac tions taken by the MTA LIRR. The pilot program CityTicket will reduce fares for all NYC travelers except those commuting to and from the Far Rockaway station. More...

Holiday Shows At Westbury Include Nutcracker, Babes

The State Farm Children More...

Health In The Rockaways And Broad Channel

Maternal, Infant and Children More...

PHC Discusses Emergency Preparedness

Peninsula Hospital Center (PHC) recently hosted a conference for all local hospital and nursing home administrators to discuss emergency preparedness plans for our community. More...

Riis Park Lecture February 4

National Park Service volunteer Bernie Feuer will present a lecture and slide show on the history of Riis Park. Learn about who Jacob Riis was and how people from Brooklyn got to Rockaway before the Marine Parkway Bridge was opened. More...

Police Honor Their Own For Outstanding Work

Police Officer Coats, Captain Piekarski and Police Officer Sides, l to r. Coats and Sides, who are partners, were the Cops of the Month for November, 2003. More...

Smith to Unveil New Office

Senator Malcolm Smith will host an open house at his new office on February 6. The Senator More...

RAA Presents ‘Pressed and Pulled’ At Fort Tilden

The versatile art of printmaking has tantalized artists for centuries. More...

St. Virgilius Happenings

The kindergarten of St. Virgilius are More...

A Beacon For Dr. King’s Dream

On Friday, January 16, P.S. 106Q held its annual Dr. Martin Luther King Assembly. The assembly More...

Smith Named to Dean’s List

Stephanie Smith, of Breezy Point, was named to the Univer sity of Hart ford More...

Young Scientists at P.S. 225

The Kindergarten classes of P.S. 225 visited The Gateway Environmental Study Center on January 13. Thanks to their Marine Studies Grant, P.S. 225 More...

See "Margie" Back in Theaters

Multiplex Cinemas and Island 16 More...


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