September 16, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Little Boy Lost By School, Found In Arverne

An Arverne man helped a lost young boy find his parents last Tuesday when a school bus mistakenly dropped him off at Ocean Village, blocks from the day care center to which he was supposed to be taken. More...

Community

Raise The Flag In Memory Of 9/11 Victims

Local firefighters raised the American Flag to half-staff at the new Tribute Park at sundown on Sunday, September 11, to honor those who died in the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center four years earlier. More...

Showcase Window Treatments – One Stop Shopping At Home

Showcase Window Treatments is Rockaway More...

Belle Harbor Kids To The Rescue

Last Wednesday several young Belle Harbor residents raised money for Hurricane Katrina victims on Beach 139 Street and Cronston. Anyone that gave a donation received a hand-painted seashell. More...

Editorial/Opinion

Realistic Planning Is Critical To Our Survival

When the Office of Emergency Management (OEM) was created by then-mayor Rudy Giuliani, it began to develop plans for hurricane evacuations in the city More...

Editorial Comment

by Robert Sarnoff

4 Years later More...

Letters

Letters

Thanks For Support On Hooks Family Day Dear Editor, More...

Note-Job Thief Strikes Local Bank

A thief got away with $650 in cash last week after holding up a bank in Arverne, police said. More...

Tribute Park Flag Raising Honors Victims

Locals and family members gathered on Sunday night at sundown for a touching memorial flag raising at the soon-to-be-completed Tribute Park at the northern end of Beach 116 Street. More...

Someone Knows Something Girl, 17, Killed In Hit-And-Run

A heartless hit-and-run driver last week left a 17-year-old Far Rockaway girl unconscious and dying at the intersection of Beach 17 Street and Seagirt Boulevard, police said. More...

Columnists

Broad Channel Bits

The month of September is well under way: children are back at their books and many of the organizations have held their first meeting or they are planned and pending. More...

Chatting With Chapey

Nativity Church Celebrates 100 Years

On Sunday, September 11, the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary parish opened its 100th anniversary celebrations. The church and the school are planning many activities in connection with the anniversary to take place during this year. More...

From the Editor’s Desk

Nobody asked me, but More...

Sports

Robinson Has Had A Long And Interesting Career

FLUSHING, NY More...

Seventh Annual Rita Daly 5K Run On Boardwalk

The Seventh Annual Rita Daly Memorial 5K Walk/Run will take place on Saturday, October 1 at 11 a.m., starting at the boardwalk on Beach 84 Street. More...

Rockaway Fisheads Open Fall Rugby Season

The Rockaway Fisheads Rugby Club will kick off its Fall 2005 Rugby campaign this Saturday at 2 p.m. in Morris, New Jersey. Coming off a lackluster spring exhibition season, the Fisheads are looking to return to More...

Obits

Hazel S.Ruffino

NYS Unemployment Advisor Hazel S. Ruffino, a Rockaway resident for 55 years, died September 9. More...


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