Rockaway Little League Begins Season With Gala Parade
Despite Drizzle, Hundreds Of Players, Parents Show Up
Despite dark skies and a steady drizzle, several hundred littleleague baseball players and their families showed up toFort Tilden on Saturday morning for the first annualRockaway Little League Parade. The parade was led off by the FireDepartment and the Scholars’ Academy band. Following theparade and a flag-raising ceremony, several politicians, includingAssemblywoman Audrey Pheffer, Congressman Anthony Weinerand City Councilman Eric Ulrich threw out the first pitch to variousplayers.