December 26, 2008 RSS feed / Community

SJEH Hosts Staff Holiday Party

St. John's Episcopal Hospital hosted a holiday celebration with staff on Tuesday, December 16, 2008. All three shifts of employees enjoyed a large, hot meal with dessert and a lot of good holiday wishes. More...

SJEH Medical Staff Meets

The Medical Staff Society of St. John's Episcopal Hospital met on Tuesday, December 9, 2008, at the Lawrence Village Country Club to elect the slate of officers for 2009-2010. More...

Faces And Places in Rockaway, 2008

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'Tie One On For Safety' Program Set For Holidays

New York State Thruway Authority Executive Director Michael Fleischer and Donna Kopec, executive director of Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD), today announced the kickoff of the annual "Tie One On For Safety" campaign. More...

Help Church Help Others

The 100th Precinct Community Council's Youth Committee is helping St. Camillus collect food for the needy this holiday season. The Youth Committee said they decided to contribute when they learned the church was running low on food to donate. More...

State Senator Malcolm Smith Spreads Holiday Cheer

State Senator Malcolm Smith visited Hammels-Arverne Day Care Center in Rockaway Beach last week and gave out toys and books to more than 40 children for the holiday season. More...

Gateway Bike And Boathouse Terminated

The Gateway Bike and Boathouse, which was supposed to bring visitors in touch with the recreational opportunities of Jamaica Bay, has instead been terminated, according to National Park Service officials. More...

Beachside Bungalow Preservation Association Makes Changes

The Beachside Bungalow Preservation Association (BBPA) has been working to have two abandoned boats removed from the neighborhood spanning Beach 24 Street to Beach 28 Street. After several attempts, one of the boats was finally removed. More...

DOH Launches Program To Test Rockaway Air Quality

The Health Department today announced the launch of the New York City Community Air Survey, the first comprehensive effort to monitor street level air pollution in neighborhoods across the five boroughs. More...

Celebrating 100 Years

Longtime Breezy Point resident, Antoinette Mahoney, will turn the big 100 on December 28. Mahoney, who is receiving physical therapy after a fall, is very excited to celebrate this monumental event. More...

HEAP Promises Help With Heating

Low-income families won't be left in the cold when paying heating bills this winter. More...

Looking Backward

What The Wave Said

20 Years Ago... Gateway National Recreation Area is preparing a piping plover management plan and environmental assessment for Breezy Point. More...

Hanukkah Party Rescheduled

Hanukkah party and candle lighting ceremony at the Congregation Derech Emunoh of Arverne has been rescheduled for Sunday, December 28 at 4 p.m. The celebration will take place at Beach 66 Street and Rockaway Beach Boulevard. More...

NYPD JIRRP Shares Its Holiday Spirit With Local Youth

The New York Police Department's Juvenile Robbery Interdiction Program JRIIP) teamed up with its community affairs unit, the PAL Beacon at Goldie Maple and Toys for Tots on Saturday, December 20 at PS 333, Goldie Maple Academy, for a day of gift g More...

Officials Visits Troops in Bagdad

Representative Anthony Weiner, along with Governor David Paterson, Representative Steve Israel and members of the New York congressional delegation, visited American troops and top officials in Bagdad on Sunday, December 21. More...


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