February 10, 2006 RSS feed / Community

Beachcomber

The word spread quickly early in the month that the Rockaway Sunset Diner would be closing down on February 12. More...

Harry G’s BCHS Doo Wop Spectacular A Smash

Harry G More...

Agoglia Named To Dean’s List At Fairfield

Raymond Agoglia III, of Neponsit, was named to the Dean More...

Graduates From Morrisville

J anelle M. Victor, a Far Rockaway resident, graduated from Morrisville State College in December. Victor was in the Liberal Arts program, majoring in Math. More...

Local Named To Honors List At St. Joseph’s

Megan Carson of Rockaway Beach was named to the Honors List for the fall semester at St. Joseph More...

Local Reflects On Birthdays Past

Muriel Stemmann (nee Berry) celebrated her 84th birthday on Sunday, January 15. She shared with More...

Karate Students Earn Higher Ranks

The recent promotions of karate students at World Champions Karate Center, located at 112-20 Beach Channel Drive in Rockaway, brought smiles all around. More...

Adult Day Care Celebrates Chinese New Year

Members of the Adult Day Health Care program at Peninsula Center For Extended Care and Rehabilitation were treated to a More...

PS 215 Hosts City-Sponsored After School Program

PS 215, located at 535 Briar Place in the Wavecrest section of Rockaway has been designated as one of 558 after-school program sites in the city More...

Archer Presented Community Award

Two days before leaving RDRC, Curtis Archer More...

Columbia University Studies Rockaway

Columbia University More...

CVSR To Host Winter Gallery

Channel View School for Research will host its second annual Winter Gallery of Student Work on Thursday, February 16, 2006, from 7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. During the Gallery More...

Pheffer Tackles MTA Bus Issues Weiner Demands COP$ For Budget

recently met with MTA Bus Company President Thomas Savage and MTA representative Joe Smith to discuss many of the issues now affecting local transit users. More...

Queens DOT Commissioner To Speak

On Thursday evening, February 16 at 7:45 PM sharp, Queens Department of Transportation Commissioner Constance Moran will be addressing the Good Government Regular Democratic club about issues. More...

Air Gun Shootings Injure Two In Edgemere

Two recent air gun shootings in Edgemere have left a teenager and a Chinese food delivery man with head injuries, police said. More...

Valentine’s Day Greetings For Vets

The Sons of the American Legion in Broad Channel ask the community to remember sick and injured veterans this Valentine More...

Pheffer Named To Horse Racing Commission

Assemblywoman Audrey I. Pheffer is among the three nominees Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver is recommending Gov. George Pataki appoint to the Ad Hoc Committee on the Future of Horse Racing in New York State. More...

RDRC, Bank Host Free Home Seminar

Are you tired of paying rent and what to buy a home, but don More...

Emma Grace Tritschler Born

Emma Grace Tritschler was born on December 18, 2005 at 4:24 p.m., weighing in at 7 pounds, 14 ounces, and 21 inches long. More...

Pisano and Floyd Engaged

Joni Duffy, of Rockaway Beach, announces the engagement of her daughter, Danielle Pisano, to Gregory Floyd of Brooklyn. Pisano is a longtime employee of Strands Hair Salon of Rockaway Park; Floyd is a New York City police officer. More...

Robinson Named To National Honor Roll

John Robinson, a Far Rockaway resident, was named to the National Honor Roll Society. Robinson is a junior at Christ the King High School. More...

Weiner: Screen Copter Passengers

Representative Anthony Weiner, a member of the Transportation Committee and the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security, today called on the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to screen all helicopter passengers. More...

Monsignor Geraghty Continues On To New Parish

In a few short weeks, Monsignor Martin T. Geraghty will continue his mission of faith as head of St. Robert Bellarmine Parish in Bayside, after the untimely passing of their pastor, Monsignor Lavin. More...

Ward Top Employee

Peninsula Hospital Center initiated a new Employee of the Month Program beginning February 2006. The Employees of the Month are nominated and selected based upon More...

Critical Care Awarded For Compassion

Members of Peninsula Hospital Center More...

Students Of The Month At St. Virgilius

Students at St. Virgilius School recently held a Student of the Month ceremony, where students were awarded with certificates for their hard work. Pictured are the students recognized for the month of December. More...

Beach 4 Street Developer Seeks To Continue Work Despite Downzone

In a new twist to the Mott Creek downzoning story, a lawyer for a developer on Beach 4 Street went before Community Board 14's Land Use Committee on Tuesday to ask that construction on two homes be allowed to More...

Fire Guts Waterfront Home In Edgemere

Firefighters battle flames Monday afternoon at a waterfront home at Beach 48 Street and Norton Avenue. Six New York City Fire Department units responded and brought the fire under control in less than 20 minutes, according to a FDNY spokesperson. More...

Relay For Life Looking For Volunteers

The American Cancer Society is currently seeking volunteers to help organize and participate in its More...

Weiner: Screen Copter Passengers

Representative Anthony Weiner, a member of the Transportation Committee and the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security, today called on the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to screen all helicopter passengers. More...

SHAME ON YOU!!

Pictured here is an unidentified man with his dog, who allowed the pooch to use Memorial Circle on Beach 120 Street as a personal bathroom, then left the More...


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