February 18, 2011 RSS feed / Top Stories

Sanders Presents Probation Center Idea To CB14

Only Low Level Offenders To Be Involved

As a means of providing those fresh out of jail with an opportunity for a second chance, Councilman James Sanders Jr. More...

Restaurant Grades Appearing Slowly

Only one-third of Rockaway peninsula restaurants have been assigned a letter grade under the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene’s (DOH) new inspection system that started last July. More...

Smoky Fire Closes Busy Beach 116 Street

The busy shopping area on Beach 116 Street between Newport Avenue and Rockaway Beach Boulevard was closed for a few hours on Thursday, February 10 due to a smoky fire at The Gift Is Love shop. More...

Weiner Outlines Impact Of Republican Budget Cuts

Representative Anthony Weiner recently released a study highlighting the impact on Queens of the new Republican budget proposal that will be voted on this week, which would slash over $167 million in aid to the borough, including $57 million in Pell More...

FRHS Closing Despite Meeting Expectations

Far Rockaway High School will end its storied 120-year run this June even though it exceeded its expected graduation levels and test results, according to published reports, based on internal Department of Education documents. More...

Far Rockaway HHA Arrested

A Far Rockaway home health aide caring for an 81-year-old woman in Long Island has been charged with grand larceny after stealing an estimated $130,000 in rare coins from the patient’s home, according to published reports. More...

Mayor Launches Anti-Absenteeism Drive

On Monday, Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg launched the City’s first multimedia campaign to reduce truancy and chronic absenteeism in City schools. The campaign, called Wake- Up! More...


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