November 14, 2008 RSS feed / Top Stories

MGP Demo Dispels Toxic Trucking Concerns

DEC Responds To Waldbaum's Report

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) joined with National Grid last Friday morning on the site of the former manufactured gas plant (MPG) at Beach 108 Street between Beach Channel Drive and the Rockaway Freeway to show More...

Rockaway Cops: Firefighter Started Bar Fight

Two New York City cops assigned to the 101 Precinct in Far Rockaway said last week that the Long Beach firefighter they are accused of beating in a September bar fight in that Nassau County town was intoxicated and completely out of control when th More...

Gang Violence Escalates Outside MS 53

Police say that there was a spate of gang related violence in and around Middle School 53 on Nameoke Street in Far Rockaway towards the end of October and the beginning of this month. More...

Fire Breaks Out In Hammel's Apartment

Firefighters were called to Hammel Houses on Tuesday night as fire broke out in a sixth floor apartment at the complex. According to the FDNY 12 units and 65 firefighters responded to the call, which came in at 8:53 p.m. More...

Pal: Cop Died Because Thug Wanted To Remain Free Trial Begins For Three Rockaway Cop Killers

A friend of the three Rockaway men accused of killing Police Officer Russel Timoshenko has reportedly told authorities that one of the three told him that he shot the cop because he was on parole, in a stolen automobile, and carrying an illegal han More...


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