December 9, 2005 RSS feed / Community

‘A Full-Service Broker’ Who Even Waters Plants

Robin Shapiro says that she has the only truly More...

Beachcomber

During this season, Rockaway is replete with celebrations of the various religious celebrations and holiday events. For a list of those events in your neighborhood, see the More...

Howard’s Landing, Howard Beach, On The Bay

From time to time in Historical Views, mention was made of Howard More...

German Mag: AA 587 Lawyers Want Airbus Info

A German news magazine is reporting that the attorneys for the family members in the American Airlines Flight 587 crash suits recently More...

Bringing Holiday Cheer To Hurricane Victims

In an attempt to bring some holiday cheer to the survivors of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, Senator Malcolm A. Smith, along with the Radisson Relief Team, will distribute gifts to all displaced families residing within New York City hotels. More...

Late-Night Blaze Devastates Arverne Home

Flames scorched this home on Beach 68 Street and Beach Channel Drive last Saturday night. It was unclear if anyone was inside when the fire broke out. More...

PHC Names Joyce Associate Director

Tom Joyce, D.O. (left) is officially congratulated on his recent appointment to the position of Associate Director of the Family Practice Residency Program at Peninsula Hospital Center. Dr. More...

Wade Named SJEH Employee Of The Month

Wills Wade of the St. John More...

MCU Offers College Scholarships

The Municipal Credit Union (MCU) is offering local high school students entering college a chance to win a scholarship to help finance their education. More...

Local Republicans Hear Senatorial Candidate John Spencer

Speaking to a packed house at the Belle Harbor Yacht Club on the evening of November 30, former two-term Yonkers mayor John Spencer made his case to Rockaway Republicans More...

RTC Plants ‘Seeds Of Success’ With Little Shop

The Rockaway Theatre Company More...

Doo Wop Concert At BCHS

The 13th annual More...

John Edward,

December 15 - 17

John Edward, who has brought a fresh, honest and thought provoking attitude to the world of psychic phenomena, has added a fourth show to his engagement at the North Fork Theatre at Westbury on Saturday, December 17 at 7:30 p.m. More...

Stella Maris Students Go On Retreat

On Tuesday, November 22, 45 spectacular juniors from Stella Maris High School graciously gave up their school day to visit the St. Joseph Renewal Center for a day of retreat. More...

PS 47 Students Learn About The Old Broad Channel

Broad Channel resident Joe Carey, 91 years young, spoke to PS 47 seventh graders about what it was like growing up in Broad Channel. More...

Maura Clarke Scholars Inducted

Students who have attained excellent scholastic records over a three-year period were inducted into the Junior National Honor Society. More...

Students Of The Month At St. Virgilius

The St. Virgilius School recently gave out their Student of the Month awards to a group of children who worked very hard in October. More...

St. Virgilius Students Go On Library Field Trip

Recently the second graders of St. Virgilius took a trip to their local Broad Channel library, where they checked out their favorite books. They are pictured here with the librarian of the Broad Channel branch. More...

Three West End Civics Join In Holiday Party

The Belle Harbor Property Owners, Rockaway Park Homeowners and Neponsit Homeowners Associations joined last week for a gala holiday party at the Beach Club. More...

Stress Free Holiday Shopping Tips

According to a November Gallup Poll, consumers are expected to spend an average of $763 on gifts this holiday season, an increase of 4.5% from November 2004. More...

Little North Pole Brings Smiles To Young and Old

Joseph Mure lights up his Neponsit home to bring smiles to children More...

SJEH Appoints Dupiton

St. John More...

‘Big Blue Turtle’ Website Helps BC’s St. Virgilius School

Holiday Shopping Online Puts Money In The Budget Of Struggling Parish School

St. Virgilius school More...

Weiner: Stop Anti-Israel Report

Representative Anthony Weiner has called on the European Commission to immediately reject a report issued by European Union representatives in Ramallah, challenging Israel More...

Hamer-Campos Farmers’ Market And Turkey Raffle

The Hamer-Campos Farmers More...

Addabbo: Keep VA Hospitals Open

City Council Member Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr. announced that he has sponsored a Resolution in the Council calling on the Veterans Administration to keep the Veterans Hospitals open, including the New York Harbor VA Health Care System in Brooklyn. More...

The Spirit Of Thanksgiving

The seniors attending the DSSM-Neponsit Adult Day Health Care Center, located at 230 Beach 102 Street in Rockaway Park, shared the spirit of the Thanksgiving holiday during an Intergenerational program with Beach Channel High School students. More...

Milestones

After 10 years together, Margaret Cronin and James Kamna, surrounded by friends and family, were married on November 5 at St. Camillus R.C. Church in Rockaway Beach. More...

Republican Club Welcomes Senate Candidate

The Rockaway Republican Club held its monthly meeting at The Belle Harbor Yacht Club last week. The guest speaker was John Spencer, (second from right), More...

Man Struck By Car While Crossing RBB

A 60-year-old man was hit by a car last Sunday while crossing Rockaway Beach Boulevard near his home, police said. Billy Mulligan of Beach 119 Street was hit by a sedan driven by Colleen O More...

101 Precinct Community Council Holiday Celebration

The 101 Precinct Community Council will hold its annual Holiday Celebration on Thursday, December 15 at the Cedarhurst Fire Department Ballroom, to celebrate the spirit of the season and the success of the Council. More...

Rockaway Development Day Set For 12/11

City Council Member James Sanders, Jr. will bring together some of the most prominent developers, small and local businesses, and community residents who are seeking business and job opportunities for Rockaway Development Day. More...

RAA Calls For Artists For New Exhibit

he Rockaway Artists Alliance is calling all artists to bring forth their talent and submit their best for three new and exciting exhibitions at the Rockaway Center for the Arts (RoCA) galleries. More...

Paper Examines The Queens-Nassau Border

It More...

Kenny Rogers,

December 22, 23

Ron Delsener is pleased to announce that Kenny Rogers and Friends More...

Jackie Mason,

December 18

Jackie Mason will perform one hilarious show at the North Fork Theatre at Westbury on Sunday, December 18th at 7 pm. Tickets are $51 and are available at the North Fork Theatre at Westbury box office, select Ticketmaster locations and online at More...

Thanksgiving Feast At PS 105

Mrs. Biscardi, Mrs. Hurlman and the class of K-224 at PS 105Q celebrated Thanksgiving last week by having a feast in their classroom, which was enjoyed by all. More...

Stella Maris Showcases Talent

At their annual Fall Talent Show, Stella Maris students gave the judges a difficult choice. Jean Mauro, moderator of the Student Council, is seen pictured here congratulating the chosen winners. More...

PS 47 Counted a Successful Penny Harvest

PS 47 Student Council members Lauren Galimi and Shannon Keane counted 14 sacks of Penny Harvest donations. The monies collected will be distributed to several local charities. More...

St. Edmund’s Installs New Eucharistic Ministers

Six St. Edmund Prep High School students were recently installed as Eucharistic ministers during a mass at St. Edmund Church. The celebrant, Father Brophy, was assisted in the mass by religion teacher and St. More...

Pumpkins And Frogs At St. Virgilius

The students of St. Virgilius had a pumpkin painting contest in October, where students decorated their pumpkins in inventive ways. Pictured are the winners with their creations. More...

Children For Children: Start A Tradition Of Giving

Children for Children, a non-profit organization, encourages families to cut back on expenses this holiday season and donate the savings to help children in need. More...


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