August 12, 2005 RSS feed / Community

Breezy Point Partee Golf News

As Peg Ansbro wrote last week a quote from Dave Berry More...

Elvis Tribute Spectacular At NorthFork Theatre August 19

Ron Delsener Presents the Elvis Tribute Spectacular at the North Fork Theatre at Westbury on August 19. More...

Farmer’s Market Reopens For Season At MS 198

The Hamer-Campos Farmer More...

Kenny Rogers At NorthFork Theatre August 14

Ron Delsener presents Country music superstar and one of America More...

Indaculture Plays for RAA ‘Summer Moons’

Local band Indaculture (pictured) played last Thursday More...

Hot 97 Fined For ‘Smackfest’ Contests

Attorney General Eliot Spitzer and State Athletic Commission Chairman Ron Scott Stevens announced on August 8 that the investigation of slapping contests, sponsored by a New York City radio station, is re-solved. More...

Quilting Club Prepares For Arts Festival

The quilting ladies of the Shore Garden Club of Belle Harbor and Neponsit have been busy working on a handmade quilt that will be raffled off at the Rockaway Music and Arts Council More...

SJEH Blood Drive Marked A Success

The recent blood drive at St. John More...

Mosquito Spraying Next Week

Several Rockaway neighborhoods are slated next week for another round of mosquito spraying, the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene announced. More...

Air Supply, America At Northfork Theatre, August 18

Ron Delsener Presents Air Supply & America at the North Fork Theatre at Westbury on Thursday, August 18 at 8 pm. More...

RAA’s Camp KidsmArt Ends Season With Exhibit

Children and adults gather outside the entrance to Studio 6 at Fort Tilden. More...

Macy’s Commercial Shot In Rockaway Beach

Macy More...

RMAC Hosts Long Island Pops, Large Crowd At Fort Tilden

The Rockaway Music and Arts Council (RMAC) hosted the fourth of its Sunset Picnic Concerts at Fort Tilden last Sunday, drawing an unusually large crowd for the Long Island Pops Orchestra and its conductor, Dean Karahalis. More...

Twenty-Five To Life For Takeout Killer

An unemployed Brooklyn man has been sentenced to 25 years to life in prison for the July, 2003 shooting death of a female employee of a Far Rockaway Chinese restaurant during a robbery. More...

Bill Swensen Responds To Police Accusations And Arrest

Bill Swensen still doesn More...

Meeks Rings The Bell At Stock Exchange

Congressman Gregory W. Meeks with New York Stock Exchange Cheif Executive Officer John A. Thain as Meeks visited the New York Stock Exchange and rang The Opening Bell on Wednesday, August 10. More...

Dion and Lou Christie Hits at North Fork Theater

Strutting slowly down the theater More...

Clammers Cause Consternation On Beach

Clammers working close onshore nearby Beach 91 Street caused alarm on the part of lifeguard supervisors, who called police to see if the boats could be moved further from the swimming public. More...

Beachcomber

A group of Vietnam War veterans is planning on starting a chapter of the Vietnam Veterans of America in Rockaway. The organizers need approximately 30 veterans who are willing to become charter members of the local group. More...

Vehicle And Personal Safety Reminders

According to Police Officer Brian McCabe of the 100 Precinct, a few basic precautions can go a long way in safeguarding your property, and more importantly your own self. More...

Far Rockaway Church of Christ Holds Annual Health Fair

A representative from New York Medical and Diagnostic Center gives a bone density test. Screenings for blood pressure and glucose levels were among the tests available to Far Rockaway residents medical agencies during the August 6 health fair. More...

Governor Pataki Signs AA 587 Scholarship Bill

On Monday, August 8, Governor George E. Pataki signed into law More...

You Don’t Have To Leave Rockaway To Play Golf

Kelly Brook, proprietor of Riis Park Golf Course, has enhanced the landscaping, as well as added lighting for night golfing. Pictured: Jim and Mary Kelly standing near the newly planted shrubbery and flowers at the Riis Park Golf Course entrance. More...

New Addition For Fabiszewski

Karen Baran and Edward Fabiszewski of Rockaway Park welcome the newest member of their family, Kyle Edward Fabiszewski, born August 3, 2005 at 10:38 PM, weighing in at 6 lbs. 5 ozs. and measuring 18 1/2 inches long. More...

More Old Photographs – Places Rather Than People

These two photographs come from the archives of the Rockaway Museum. This photograph must have been taken sometime in the early 1950 and we believe it shows Wavecrest Gardens under construction. More...

‘I Was Guided By My Conscience, Not Politics’

More than 50 years ago a Freshman Senator by the name of John F. Kennedy wrote a book entitled More...

Kids Have A Ball Learning To Dance

It More...

Petula Clark At NorthFork Theatre August 24

Ron Delsener Presents Petula Clark live in concert at the North Fork Theatre at Westbury celebrating the More...

Bloomberg Extends

f rom page 6 without any inconvenience to their riders, More...

Weiner: Keep Best Teachers In Classroom

On Thursday, Representative Anthony Weiner unveiled his plan to keep the best teachers in New York City classrooms. More...

Trip To Nassau Aviation Memorial Saturday

The Department of Immigrant Affairs has set up a trip for Rockaway residents to visit Long Island More...

Bloomberg Extends Private Bus Authority

Mayor Bloomberg has signed a City Council bill that will extend the operating authority for four private bus franchises, three of which operate in Rockaway. The four lines were given the authority to continue operations until November 30. More...

Weiner: Stop Early Cell Phone Termination Fees

Representative Anthony Weiner, who represents portions of Rockaway, has called upon the FCC to reject a request by the cell phone industry that would prohibit state courts or legislatures from stepping in to regulate early termination fees charged by More...


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