2006-03-31 / Community

The Beginning Of The End For A Community Icon


Workmen began ripping down the Washington Hotel this week, the final step to the construction of nine new condominium buildings on the site. The kosher hotel and catering hall, at Beach 125 Street and Rockaway Beach Boulevard, saw many community parties, weddings, bar mitzvahs and other celebrations over the years. Workmen began ripping down the Washington Hotel this week, the final step to the construction of nine new condominium buildings on the site. The kosher hotel and catering hall, at Beach 125 Street and Rockaway Beach Boulevard, saw many community parties, weddings, bar mitzvahs and other celebrations over the years. The catering hall in the foreground of the picture while the hotel is in the rear. The final demolition of the building leaves the peninsula with no stand-alone catering halls. The catering hall in the foreground of the picture while the hotel is in the rear. The final demolition of the building leaves the peninsula with no stand-alone catering halls.

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