September 10, 2004 RSS feed / Community

Autumn Welcomed With Party At Neponsit Center

The DSSM Neponsit Adult Day Health Care Center welcomed the fall season with a party. After a summer of activities, the center held a barbeque rib luncheon with music for Labor Day. More...

Art Of Cartooning At Seaside Library 9/20

The Queens Borough Public Library will present a two-session workshop in September at its Seaside Branch on The Art of Cartooning with Robert Sarnoff, the editorial cartoonist for the city More...

Crazed Man Asks For Bullets, Gets Mace

An out of control suspect wanted on sexual assault charges allegedly beat up five police officers, who he dared to shoot him, and damaged several vehicles while trying to get away in Edgemere last month, police said. More...

Local Creates Toothpick Invention

If you think you know toothpicks, you haven More...

Lots Of Kids, Good Cheer Mark Broad Channel Labor Day Parade

The Board Channel Labor Day Parade, sponsored by the volunteer fire department, stepped off under beautiful skies on Monday. Floats ranged from The Rockaway Artists Alliance Greek Goddess theme to kids in little red wagons. More...

Justin Turns One On September 15

Justin Cordova, son of Ramonita Barrios and Emilio Cordova, will turn one on September 15, 2004. More...

Sarnoff Signs New Image

Robert Sarnoff is pictured with Postmaster George Buonocore at his More...

Pheffer ‘Assisted Living’ Bill Passes Legislature

Assemblywoman Audrey I. Pheffer has reported that legislation she co-sponsored, the Assisted Living Reform Act, has passed both houses and will soon be delivered to the Governor for his decision. More...

Surfing Rockaway Waves, Summer Saves Drowning Teen

Summer Trusttum loves to surf, and particularly loves to surf in Rockaway. That love may have led to the rescue of a teen-age girl recently. More...

Youth Rally Against Violence Set For September 18

Councilman James Sander will kickoff his youth rally against violence, More...

Weather Affects Rockaway Labor Day Activities

Contributing Editor The effects of Hurricane Frances pounding the east coast of Florida caused Rockaway Beach to show two different faces during the Labor Day weekend. More...

Hosts Back To School Barbecue

School supplies were given out to the community. More...

Broad Channel Bits

Summer is officially over and some of the children went back in school on September 8. When P.S. 47 opens its doors on Monday, September 13, all of the area children will again be hitting the books. More...

American Littoral Society Cleans Up Rockaway

The American Littoral Society (ALS) begins their Annual International Coastal Cleanup on September 17 in Manhattan More...

One Stabbed As Twins Clash Over PC

Fraternal twin brothers in Far Rockaway got into a heated argument last week over the use of the family computer More...

Addabbo FHC Announces Sunday Openings

The Rockaway Health Alliance (RHA) and the Joseph P. Addabbo Family Health Center have announced that, beginning September 12 More...

Captain Thanks Summer Detail Officers

Commanding Officer Paul Piekarski, third from right, gathered the summer detail officers More...

Massive Hole On Seagirt Boulevard

This sink hole is located in front 303 Seagirt Avenue. Nearby resident, Francis Supa believes that heavy rain may have caused the massive pothole, and, if it More...

Look Who Turned One!

Billy Hartman, Jr., son of Kim & Billy Hartman of Roxbury, turned one on August, 18, 2004. Billy celebrated his birthday with his grandparents, Debbie & Bill Hartman, and Pat & Artie Lighthall, family and friends. More...

Bishop Kearney Student Council Named

Bishop Kearney High School recently elected its Student Council and School President. Pictured seated, left to right are: Susan Halligan, Meaghan Bratichak, President Jessica O More...

K Of C To Dedicate WTC Cross To 9/11 Victims

The Rockaway Council #2672 Knights of Columbus at 333 Beach 90th Street Rockaway Beach, N.Y., founded in 1928, will host another milestone in its rich history with the Dedication of a Cross from the remnants of the World Trade Center on September 19. More...

‘Overdevelopment’ Brings Council To Far Rockaway Neighborhood

Contributing Editor After nearly a year and a half of trying to get help about the over-development that they say is ruining their quality of life, residents of Seagirt Avenue nearby the Atlantic Beach Bridge in Far Rockaway have found a suppor More...

10th Annual 5k Memorial Run-Walk

The Memorial Run-Walk honors the memory of five children, Sean Smith, James Fahy, Lauren Caffrey, Kathryn Conroy and Danny Thompson who died due to tragic injuries. More...

Vietnam Moving Memorial Wall Coming To Queens

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United Airlines Awards MDA’s ‘Wings Over Wall Street’ Co-Founder

United Airlines awarded Toni Diamond with a 2004 More...


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