May 6, 2005 RSS feed / Community

Beachcomber

Those who shop in the Dayton Plaza Shopping Center on Rockaway Beach Boulevard should watch the clock when parked in the center More...

Cops Rush Blue Baby To Hospital

If you think cops are never around when you need them, baby you More...

Rawling On Tap This Week At Fort Tilden

The painting at right, More...

Addabbo Announces Toll Collector Jobs

City Councilman Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr. announced that the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has summer job openings for students to work as toll collectors at the Marine Parkway and Cross Bay Bridges in Brooklyn and Queens. More...

PHC Adds Mehlman As Chief Of Division

Narendra Hadpawat, M.D., Director of Medicine at Peninsula Hospital Center recently announced the appointment of Jay Kenneth Mehlman, M.D. as Chief of the Division of Gastroenterology at the Hospital Center. More...

‘Shape Up’ To Fundraise For St. Jude

This Saturday, May 7, from 8 a.m to 1 p.m., Shape Up Ladies Fitness Center will host More...

Man Slashed, Stabbed Inside Restaurant

Police are investigating a brutal stabbing in Far Rockaway last week that sent a man in his early 20s to the hospital with wounds throughout his upper body. More...

FRHS Small Learning Communities Set By DOE

In September, Far Rockaway High School will morph into five small More...

It’s Showtime For Breezy Point Children

For years, Gertrude Hendry has been running More...

Happy Times At The American Legion

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Faughnan Enters Hall Of Fame

Stella Maris Athletic Director, Ellen Faughnan, was inducted into the Girls Catholic High School Athletic Association Hall of Fame recently. She earned the honor serving as a coach and then athletic director for more than 25 years. More...

Hart-Ferro Inducted

At a ceremony held at Molloy College, Tuesday evening, More...

Muldrow In Afghanistan

Army Spec. David L. Muldrow is deploying to Afghanistan to serve as a member of Combined Joint Task Force-76 (CJTF-76). More...

Looking Backward

What The Wave Said

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SFDS First Graders Send Items To Troops

The St. Francis de Sales First Grade Girls Soccer Team, along with their siblings and cousins, recently collected items for the American troops in Iraq. More...

National Youth Service Today At BCHS

Beach Channel High School participated in the largest service event in the world on Friday, April 15, when 150 students joined National Youth Service Day. More...

Stella Maris Seniors Earn Awards

Stella Maris seniors Shawna Bobbitt and Angela Minerva were honored by Creative Communications, Inc., and will have their essays published in the new anthology, More...

Local Hits The Broadway Boards In ‘Picon Pie’

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When June Golub graduated from Far Rockaway High School in 1963, the Belle Harbor resident was certain of one thing More...

Book Sale At Seaside Library

The Seaside Library will hold its book sale on May 12, 13 and 16 at its branch at 116-15 Rockaway Beach Boulevard. Among the items offered will be books, CDs, audio books, DVD More...

Spring Clean Up At First Congregational

The second stage of the new landscaping at First Congregational Church of Christ recently took place. The work took place under the supervision of Harry Fauser of Harry More...

Rockawayites Take Part In Shea Stadium Cancer Relay

The Rockaway Rowdies were in Flushing representing the Rockaway area on a rainy April 29, when Shea Stadium was host to the first American Cancer Society Relay for Life held in a baseball stadium. The day was gray, but spirits weren More...

Chamber Lends Name, Support To Rockaway Festival

Mary Craine Bachner, right, (coordinator of the Fourth Annual Rockaway Multicultural Family Festival planning committee) accepts Chamber of Commerce More...

Relationship Seminar For FDNY Members

New York City firefighters and spouses (active and retired) are invited to a two-day relationship enhancement seminar at St. Rose of Lima Parish on May 15 and May 21 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. More...

BCHS Hosts Spring Concert May 14

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Simon To Host Dem Elected Officials

On Thursday May 12, The Good Government Democratic Club will host a Town Hall meeting bringing the two highest Democratic citywide elected officials, Public Advocate Betsy Gotbaum and Comptroller William Thompson to Rockaway. More...

DOT Counts West End Cars Once Again

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Long Dormant Rockaway Beach Rail Line: Eyesore Or Savior?

Some people look at the long-abandoned stretch of railroad tracks as an eyesore More...

Blood Drive In Rockaway Point Set For June 18

The Rockaway Point Volunteer Fire Department will hold a blood drive on Saturday, June 18 from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. More...

Arson Arrest In Hammels Houses

A Hammels teenager was arrested last Friday after a cop saw him use paper and a match to set fire to an apartment door in the housing complex, police said. More...

Firefighter John Heffernan Honored On Beach 114 Street

Beach 114 Street was renamed More...

Weiner Gets ‘A’ From NAACP

The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) has given Representative. Anthony Weiner, who represents a portion of Rockaway, its highest More...

‘King Of Fun’ Dinner Remember Firefighter Eugene Whelan

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Rivera And Matos Marry

Gina Rivera, daughter of Jose and Justina Rivera of Bayswater and graduate of Beach Channel High School and the New York Institute of Technology, married David Matos of Florida on February 20, 2005. The ceremony was held at the Jehovah More...

PO Gray Aboard USS Truman

Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Aldith A. Gray, daughter of Mable Gray of Far Rockaway, recently returned from a routine scheduled deployment, while assigned to the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman, homeported in Norfolk, Virginia. More...

Marsh Restored at Dubos Point

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Local Seeks Help In Verizon Online Contest

Long-time Belle Harbor resident. Patricia Lunde spent many years at Ark Drugs in Rockaway Park as a cashier and More...

PS 114 Students Celebrate ‘Funny Hit Day’

The students and administration of PS 114 in Belle Harbor got into the spirit of spring with a More...

St. Virgilius School Happenings

Ann McMahon is pictured with some of the confirmation candidates before the ceremony. More...

National Honor Society Honorees At Stella Maris

Eighteen students were inducted into the National Honor Society last week at Stella Maris. All inductees must have a cumulative average of 88 and no failures on their record. More...

Weiner: Close PLO Office In Washington

Representative Anthony Weiner has introduced legislation to close the Washington D.C. office of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO). More...

Wendy’s Night Raises Money For Rockaway Cancer Relay

The Beach Channel High School Band entertains customers at the Wendy More...


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