December 23, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Parking Nightmares Continue On Beach 116 Street

The new parking layout on Beach 116 Street is causing some major growing pains for visitors and business owners who say the changes are making it hard to do business on the street. More...

Titus Explains Medicare Part D

To better help people who must make a decision on the new Medicare Part D Drug program, State Assemblywoman Michele Titus, of Far Rockaway, hosted a seminar called More...

Community

Business Spotlight Csavier:New Hair Studio And Spa Already A Hit

The newest hair studio and spa to hit Rockaway is already a hit, according to its owners. More...

Holiday Cheer At St.John’s Hospital

Holiday cheer could be seen everywhere including St. John More...

Beachcomber

When the Department of Transportation completed the work on Beach 116 Street and left, the agency somehow forgot to paint the left turn lane that takes cars from northbound on that street to westbound on Newport Avenue. More...

Editorial/Opinion

EDITORIALCOMMENT, 2005

STEROIDS: WHAT YOU GET FROM SITTING ON A STEREO FOR TOO LONG. More...

A Pox On Both Their Houses

As we write this on Tuesday, the Transportation Workers Union Local 100 (TWU) has started its disruptive strike against the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) and, more importantly, against the people of the City of New York. More...

Editorial Comment

by Robert Sarnoff A Tale of Two Fingers

by Robert Sarnoff A Tale of Two Fingers More...

State To Drop Major Charges Against Heffernan

The New York Department of State has offered a local realtor a deal that would take the major charges against him off the table and would reduce the sanction against him to a $1,500 fine. More...

Transit Strike Impacts Riders, Storeowners

Despite the fact that the Green Bus Lines remained in service, the transit strike had a large impact on both residents and storeowners. More...

Police Find ‘Weed Farm’ In Local Apartment By Brian Magoolaghan

Cops stumbled upon a marijuana growing operation inside a Rockaway Beach apartment last week after a lamp used to cultivate the illicit crop sparked a fire that drew police and firefighters to the scene. More...

Columnists

Chatting with Chapey

by Dr. Geraldine M. Chapey, Democratic District Leader More...

From the Editor’s Desk

Not only is this season to be jolly, it is also the season to award my annual More...

From The Artists Studio

Rockaway Artists Alliance KidsmART After-School Program Opens January 3

The registration forms have gone out for RAA More...

Sports

NY Hockey Report: A Very Ranger Christmas

NEW YORK More...

Double Dutch Festival

The Sorrentino Recreation Center (18-48 Cornaga Avenue) will present the 14th Annual Double Dutch Holiday Festival Tournament on Wednesday, December 28. The event will start from 10 a.m. with the Mommy and Me Double Dutch Tournament. More...

Rockapulco Winter Boardwalk Run

The Rockapulco Winter Series Presents its second annual runner More...

Letters

Letters

Traffic Lights Needed On Beach 17 & 19 Streets The following letter was sent to Constance Moran, Queens Borough Commissioner of the NYC Department of Transportation More...

Obits

Kathleen Conlon

Retired Loan Department Administrator

Kathleen Conlon, a Rockaway resident for 35 years, died December 18. She was 82. More...


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