December 29, 2006 RSS feed / Community

Ford Salutes Flip and FDNY Brethren

President Gerald Ford wears the helmet of Belle Harbor More...

Breezy Realtor Celebrates 100th Birthday

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Abbott Labs Visit Peninsula Hospital

Allen Corby and members of his Laboratory staff greeted technical support visitors from Abbott Lab last week when the Abbott Architour visited Peninsula Hospital Center. More...

101 Pct.Commander Talks About Increase In Crime

Rise In Crime Once Again In Spotlight At Community Council Meeting

After seeing an increase of shootings and violence in the last quarter of 2006, the commanding officer of the 101 Precinct in Far Rockaway addressed members of the community at last week More...

Paralegal Certification At Brooklyn College

Brooklyn College, a unit of the City University system, in partnership with The Center for Legal Studies, is offering a Paralegal Certificate Course via online curriculum and live lectures for spring 2007. More...

Tiffanie Carman Crowned Miss Maria Clara

Tiffanie Carman, 17, was crowned Miss Maria Clara 2007 by the Fil-Am Women More...

ALS Sets New Year’s Day Beach Walk

Start the New Year with a brisk walk on the beach at Breezy Point, Queens, with members of the American Littoral Society, a coastal conservation organization. More...

Mill Basin ‘Festival Of Lights’

Dan and Beth Teitelbaum, whose son attends the Yeshiva in Belle Harbor, have decorated their Mill Basin, Brooklyn home for Chanukah for the past ten years. More...

Reels In First Prize With Goldfish Menorah

Moshe Yosef Kivelevitz holds (right hand) his hand-made menorah, which recently took first prize in a competition at his school, the Torah Academy of Lawrence/Cedarhurst in Woodmere. Kivelevitz More...

Weed and Seed Hosts Pre-Christmas Community Fair

Local vendors and residents gathered at the Church of Christ Christian Academy, located on Birdsall Avenue in Far Rockaway, for an afternoon of food, fun and music at a pre-Christmas community fair on Saturday, December 23. More...

NYPD Sets Rules For Times Square Event

The New York City Police Department today announced street closures relating to the New Year More...

Bunbury Deployed To The Middle East

Selwyn Bunbury, a Third Class Petty Officer in the Navy who hails from Far Rockaway, was deployed to the Middle East in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom, Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Vigilant Mariner. This is Bunbury More...

Housing Partnership Concludes First Training Program

The Housing Partnership, one of the nation More...

Fisherman Arrested Once Again For Illegal Operations

Local commercial fisherman arrested earlier this month for illegally fishing off the Rockaway shore has been charged yet again with violating various New York State laws and regulations pertaining to fishing - including illegally taking fish from ba More...

Concorde Takes Slow Journey To Floyd Bennett Field

The Concorde Supersonic Transport plane known as More...

Lankford Accepted To Morehouse College

Antoine Lankford, a Far Rockaway resident, has been accepted to a prestigious and historic African American college. Lankford will enter the 2007 spring semester at Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia to obtain a degree in Psychology. More...

Milestones

RIBS Food Drive A Yearly Success

The Rockaway Irish Boys (RIBS) hosted their Fourth Annual Thanksgiving Food Drive. The RIBS have collected over 100,000 pounds of food over the past four years. Each year the food is donated to local parishes with families in need. More...

Bridget Cronin Celebrates First Christmas

Bridget Louisa Cronin, the daughter of Jerry and Myriam Cronin, celebrated her first Christmas this year. More...

Christmas Day Volunteers At Breezy Parish

Edward McKenna, Special Education Teacher, Susanne Rieth, Photo Editor at Star Magazine and Vanessa Rieth, an Independent Filmmaker, took the time on Christmas Day to volunteer their services for the St. Thomas More/St. Edmunds Parish. More...

Rockaway Faces and Places 2006

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SJEH Gets Visit By Santa Claus

Santa traveled by ambulance to visit the children at St. John More...


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