October 2, 2009 RSS feed / Community

Addabbo Health Center To Expand

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$600,000 Allocated For PHC Cancer Center

State Senate President Pro Tempore Malcolm A. Smith and Assemblywoman Audrey I. Pheffer presented a $600,000 check on Tuesday to Peninsula Hospital Center for new cancer center equipment. More...

Access-A-Ride Garage To Bring 300 Jobs

All Transit, a subsidiary of the Lawrence based Hunter Ambulance has signed a ten-year lease to occupy the sanitation garage at 72-11 Amstel Boulevard. More...

Relief Available for Residents in Debt to the City

Councilman James Sanders Jr. is urging homeowners and business owners to take advantage of the NYC Penalty Relief Program. More...

Time Warner Upgrades Internet Service

Time Warner Cable has announced their fastest Internet experience yet with the launch of Time Warner Cable Wideband Internet and Business Class Wideband Internet in New York City. More...

Gulluscio Attends St. Rose Fundraiser

On September 27 Frank Gulluscio attended the St. Rose of Lima Yard Sale. Due to the fantastic efforts of the many volunteers in attendance they were able to raise over $2,300 dollars for the Church. More...

Tune In For ARTSplash Weekend

Actors Geoff Rawling and Mary Beth Callahan rehearse for the Sunday, October 4 Rockaway Artists Alliance Writers Group performance event. Starting at 1:30 p.m. More...

Matthew Walsh and Paula Di Gioia Wed

Matthew Walsh and Paula Di Gioia were married at St. Brigid's Church on Saturday, September 12. Matthew is the son of Jerry and Maureen Walsh and Paula is the daughter of Robert and Florence Di Gioia of New Hyde Park, New York. More...

SJEH Hosts Breast Cancer Awareness

For the 25th anniversary of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October, St. John's Episcopal Hospital is offering extended evening and Saturday appointment hours for mammograms. More...

Littoral Society Cleans Gateway Beaches and Jamaica Bay

For the 24th year, the American Littoral Society has coordinated its annual Coastal Cleanup Day at over 300 sites in New York. More...

Quilt Raffle at St. Francis de Sales

A quilter's mass will be held Sunday, October 4, at St. Francis de Sales Church, Belle Harbor. Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m., followed by a raffle of quilts and handmade items in the small hall. More...

Norton Basin Clean-Up Crew Removes Invasive Plants

Young volunteers and community members joined together for Rockaway Waterfront Alliance's Community Weekend Workshop. More...

Peninsula Hospital Center Honors Lucy Salpeter

Lucy Salpeter has a long and rich history both in the Rockaway community and at Peninsula Hospital Center and will be one of the Hospital Center's honorees at its upcoming 102nd Anniversary Ball. More...

Flight 587 Documentary To Air On LI

"Flight 587 Honor," a new documentary which honors the memory of the victims of the second largest aviation accident on US soil - a Dominican Republicbound flight from Kennedy Airport which crashed into Belle Harbor on November 12, 2001 - will be More...

Free Flu Shots Used As Test Run for H1N1

Ready Rockaway is partnering with the Addabbo Health Center to provide no-cost flu shots for adults, specifically emphasizing the elderly and those with chronic illness. The vaccine protects against the seasonal influenza virus. More...

Pheffer And Hadassah Honor Freeman

Assemblywoman Audrey I. Pheffer (D-Queens) was pleased to join the Rockaway Park Chapter of Hadassah on Monday, September 14 at a luncheon to honor Renee Freeman for her dedicated service to the organization. More...

Answers To Last Week's Photo Puzzle: When And Where?

1. Tent colonies grew up along the Rockaway beachfront prior to the construction of the large boardwalk hotels. This colony could be found in Arverne, circa 1907. More...

100 Pct CC Delivers Food To Local Culinary Group

The 100th Precinct Community Council has made it one of its priorities to feed the hungry residents of Rockaway. More...


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