June 4, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

Clinton Expected For BC Legion Parade

The Queens County American Legion, Department of New York will hold its 86 Annual Convention Parade in Broad Channel on Friday, June 11 at 7 p.m. More...

BEEP: MS 180 To Become ‘Lab School’

For the past ten years, many west end parents have voted against Middle School 180 for their children by moving them from PS 114 to parochial schools, private schools and even to magnet schools in Brooklyn More...

Lori Petrillo Earns Doctorate From NOVA

Former Rockaway resident, Loraine (Lori) A. Petrillo recently earned her doctorate degree in education from NOVA Southeastern University in Florida. Dr. More...

SJEH And PS 197 Team Up For Penny Harvest

St. John More...

Community

100 Precinct Comunity Council Honors Cops Of The Month

100 Precinct Sergeant Michael O More...

1908 Document Places Belle Harbor At Beach 124 Street

Sometime in 1908, G. Cornell filed specifications for the construction of a frame dwelling on Montauk Avenue, which is now Beach 124 Street. More...

ABTS Bicycle Classic At Rockaway On June 6

The first annual Arverne By The Sea Classic Bicycle Race will be held on the peninsula on June 6, according to an announcement by Team Squiggle and the United States Cycling Foundation (USCF). More...

Editorial/Opinion

Not All Change Is Positive Where Schools Are Concerned

Community School Board 27, which, in its various incarnations has served Rockaway for many years, is on its last legs. More...

Editorial Comment by Robert Sarnoff

“D-Day” More...

Cops Collar Dangerous Teen Twice

A gun-toting teenager, who police said prowled around a local high school looking for trouble and was recently indicted in Brooklyn on a long list of charges, is off Rockaway streets thanks to officers in the 100 Precinct. More...

Boogie Boarder Rescued, Ticketed, Arrested

A local boogie boarder found himself in trouble in the icy surf off Beach 105 Street last Wednesday when his arms and legs began to cramp and he could not get back to shore. More...

NTSB Wants Airbus To Redesign A300 Rudder Controls

Says Order Has Nothing To Do With AA 587Crash

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has sent a letter to the Federal Aviation Agency (FAA) asking it to order Airbus Industries to modify its A300-600 model jet planes to limit rudder movements that could seriously damage the plane More...

‘No Parking’ Opponents Claim Community Never OK’d Plan

Opponents of the "No Parking Any Time" ban on Rockaway Beach Boulevard have challenged official sources that say that both the Rockaway Park and Belle Harbor community organizations approved the plan prior to the affirmative vote of Communi More...

Stabbed 14 Times, Thrown From Vehicle

Police found a 43-year-old Brooklyn woman lying in an Arverne street, bleeding from numerous stab wounds, on a Saturday night last month. More...

Columnists

Beachcomber

Mark your calendar for June 16 and the Rockaway Museum More...

Broad Channel Bits

With a bit of variable weather preceding it, June quietly tiptoed in. Can you believe it? School will soon be finished and a lot of happy kids will be free of their books for the summer! More...

Dorothy Dunne

News Events/Travel Editor/Host

It was a very moving experience to attend the Memorial Day observance on the Intrepid Museum. To begin with my first experience on the Intrepid Museum was an eerie one. More...

Sports

Beach Channel Teams Win Playoff Nailbiters

Luck seemed to be on the side of the Beach Channel softball team in their first round PSAL B playoff game against Grover Cleveland. The Dolphins (16-0) held on to their rabbit foot and won an exciting 10-9 extra inning win last Tuesday. More...

Archbishop Molloy: A Year In Sports

On Monday May 24, Archbishop Molloy High School celebrated its 2nd Annual Student Athlete Award More...

McCarthy Memorial 5K Race Set For June 19

The 13th Annual Major Eugene McCarthy Memorial 5K Race will be run at Marine Park this year on Saturday, June 19, 2004. This race is run in memory of Marine Major Eu_gene McCarthy a 1973 graduate of Nazareth Regional High School. More...


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