August 18, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Community

Beachgoer Burned By ‘Bogus’ Summons

Ozone Park resident Gabriel Costa shows us a parking summons he received last Saturday when, he says, he had valid proof he paid the meter. Costa, who admits playing the feed-the-meter-on-the-hour game, said: More...

Adult Home Residents Plead For Free A/C

The Coalition of Institutionalized Aged and Disabled held a community meeting in Far Rockaway on August 10 to demand free air conditioning for adult homes. More...

BBC Seeks Out Rocky Relationships

BBC U.S. More...

Editorial/Opinion

Local Hospitals Are Too Valuable An Asset To Lose

There is no doubt that the two hospitals and the family health center that cater to the needs of our isolated peninsula are necessary for the continued good health of the growing Rockaway community. More...

Editorial Comment

by Robert Sarnoff Safe@Home

by Robert Sarnoff Safe@Home More...

Letters

Letters

No Fun In The Sun For Rockaway Residents Dear Editor, More...

Police Search For Sabbath Gunman

T he search for a suspect is on in Far Rockaway after a man was shot in the chest early last weekend as he walked home with his young son, police said. More...

Public Meeting On Beach 116 St. Parking

Community Board 14 More...

Snag ‘Develops’ In Rezoning Mott Creek

The process to rezone the Mott Creek area of Far Rockaway hit a snag last week when developers, who had thus far kept quiet, testified at a public hearing held by the Department of City Planning. More...

Columnists

Beachcomber

Those who continually complain about A Train service (with some reason) should know that it if far from the worst on the MTA More...

Chatting With Chapey

Helen Marshall Addresses Chapey

Queens Borough President Helen Marshall addressed the Regular Democratic Club. Dr. Geraldine M. Chapey, the Democratic District Leader welcomed Helen Marshall. More...

Dorothy Dunne

News Events/Travel Editor/Host More...

Sports

RBVL Crowns 6 New Champs On An Hot Day At Beach

The Rockaway Beach Volleyball League concluded its 16th season on Saturday with an entire day of playoffs, crowning six different division champions by day More...

Dodgers Win Sorrentino Little League

The Sorrentino Recreation Center/ HealthPlus / Parks & Recreation /P.A.L. Little League Championship game was held Saturday, August 13, 2005 at Beach 17th Street, O More...

Palmeiro Gets Mixed Response From Steroid Scandal

When Rafael Palmeiro walked to the plate last Sunday for his first at-bat since he was suspended for a positive steroid test on August 1, the boos cascaded down like a summer thunderstorm More...

Obits

Leslie Herbert Bobb Entrepreneur

Leslie Herbert Bobb, a Rockaway resident, died August 11. He was 61. More...


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