January 15, 2010 RSS feed / Community

BC Park Planned For Former Marina Site

The site of the former Schmitt’s Marina in Broad Channel is slated to be come a community park, officials said, making this the second such announcement of a community park in less than two weeks. More...

Former Teacher Remembers Glory Of BCHS Oceanography Program

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Local Reservist Deployed

Former Breezy Point resident and Army reservist, Major Thomas P. More...

Bold Dippers Hit Freezing Beach 118 Street Surf

A group of intrepid surfers hit the waters of the Atlantic Ocean on the morning of New Year’s Day. More...

Little North Pole Raises $195,000 For PHC, JDRF

The Little North Pole, which opens the show early in December each year, raised $195,000 for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, the Peninsula Hospital Center Juvenile Diabetes Unit and other h More...

Lifeguard Recruitment Set to Begin

The Department of Parks and Recreation has started to look for lifeguards again. They are trying to reach the target of 1,200 lifeguards by Memorial Day, which is the official start to the summer. More...

National Grid Sets MGP Completion Date

National Grid, which is currently remediating the former Manufactured Gas Plant (MGP) in Rockaway Park, updated Community Board 14 this week on the progress of the project, say ing that excavation activities should be completed by the end of July. More...

Library Cancer Councils Bring Fight To Communities

In an effort to bring free or low cost access to cancer care, information and screenings to medically underserved communities in Queens, the Queens Library has taken the lead in an initiative that gives residents a say in the way services are brought More...

RAA Showcases ‘Spanning Connections’

The Rockaway Artists Alliance rings in the new with “Spanning Connec - tions,” its latest showcase and the first of many exhibitions, workshops, events, ongoing endeavors and special presentations planned for 2010. More...

Beach 146 Street New Year’s Day Dip Draws Crowd

The noon dip in the cold Atlantic Ocean on New Year’s Day drew and enthusiastic crowd this year, as 250 dippers hit the surf. More...

Subfreezing Temps Burst House Pipe

The subfreezing temperatures last Sunday caused a pipe to burst inside a home located at 69-63 Almeda Avenue at around 11:00 a.m. More...


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