September 24, 2010 RSS feed / Community

Gray Riders To Perform At Aviator Complex

Rockaway’s own band, the Gray Riders, will mark a milestone as it opens for Eddie Money this Saturday evening at 7 p.m. at the WCBS-FM concert series at Aviator Centerstage. More...

Sanders Opens Far Rockaway Job Bank

With most areas of the country experiencing a jobless recovery, a new option is being presented to Far Rockaway residents to find jobs. On Wednesday, Councilman James Sanders Jr. More...

Beach 98 Street Hosts Annual Block Party

The Rockaway Park Estates block association held their third annual Beach 98 Street block party on Saturday, September 11 between Shore Front Parkway and Rockaway Beach Boulevard. More...

Drug Enforcement Administration Is Taking Your Drugs Back

The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and government, community, public health and law enforcement partners announced a nationwide prescription drug “Take-Back” initiative that seeks to prevent increased pill abuse and theft. More...

Rockaway Rockies Open Season At Beach 108 Street Rink

The Rockaway Rockies Hockey program opened for a new season last week at the Beach 108 Street rink on Shore Front Parkway. There are two games each Sunday, the first at 9 a.m. More...

DOH, Aging, Urge Seniors To Prevent Falls

Awareness Day, the Health Department and the Department for the Aging (DFTA) are urging New Yorkers to help prevent falls among older adults, and publicizing the numerous steps City agencies are taking against this leading cause of injuries. More...

Schumer Introduces ‘Katie’s Law’

Mandates DNA Fingerprinting

U.S. Senator Charles E. More...

Quilting Himself And Herself At SFDS

It’s Himself and Herself, knitted by Peggy Mc Hugh of the St. Francis de Sales quilters. The crafts will be raffled off after the 10:30 mass on Sunday, Oct 10 in the small hall. More...

100 PCT CC Honors Cop Of The Month

Police Officer Ryan Gillis of the 100 Precinct received the Cop of the Month award for August at the monthly 100 Precinct Community Council meeting at Knights of Columbus Hall in Rockaway Beach this w More...

Broad Channel To Host Historical Day

The Historical Society of the Broad Channel Civic Association will sponsor Historical Day on Sunday, October 3, at the VFW Hall on Shad Creek Road in Broad Channel, from noon until 5 p.m. More...

Pheffer Sets Local Shredding Events

Assemblywoman Audrey I. Pheffer recently announced her partnership with the New York State Consumer Protection Board and Shred-It in providing free public shredding to the residents of the 23rd Assembly District. More...

Police Officers Of The Month Heralded At 101 Council Meeting

Contributors To Resource Day Also Honored

Two of the 101 Precinct’s finest were honored for their work in removing car thieves off the streets of Far Rockaway. More...

Families Sky-Jumping For Fallen Firefighters

“Falling with the Fallen” – Blue skies, few clouds, another calm beautiful day, perfect to enjoy a little skydiving and remembrance. More...

Rockaway’s Newest Park Opens (Sort of) Without Fanfare

Quietly, with no ribbon cutting or politicians, the newest park in the City of New York opened in August, just eight months after the land was acquired — and surprisingly, the park is here in Rockaway. More...


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