March 25, 2011 RSS feed / Community

Peninsula Hospital Center Auxiliary Members Honored

Joan Coogan and Theresa Zuccaro, two members of the Peninsula Hospital Center Auxiliary, were among other Auxilians and volunteers from across New York City honored by the United Hospital Fund at its annual Hospital Auxilian and Volunteer Achievement More...

Nature’s First Green

On Sunday, March 27, from 10:30 a.m. to noon, a park ranger will lead a walk through the South Gardens of the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge in Broad Channel, identifying species such as mullein, yarrow, onion grass, butterfly bush, More...

SJEH Volunteer Recognized At Ceremony

St. John’s Episcopal Hospital volunteer Pearl Barrett was honored by the United Hospital Fund at the 2011 Hospital Volunteer Achievement Award Ceremony on Tuesday, March 15 at the Waldorf Astoria’s Grand Ballroom. More...

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Sanitation Rep Says:

Bruno Iciano, a community affairs liaison for the division of customer service of the Department of Sanitation, was in Far Rockaway to speak at this month’s 101 Precinct Community Council meeti More...

Pheffer Meets With The Legion

Assemblywoman Audrey I. Pheffer recently welcomed the Queens County American Legion members to Albany to discuss their legislative agenda for 2011. More...

Far Rockaway’s Teen Library Sponsors Teen Job Fair

Local teens jammed the Teen Library on Beach 20 Street in Far Rockaway Monday afternoon as more than 50 companies vied for their attention at a teen job fair sponsored by the peninsula’s libraries. More...

Breslin And Sarnoff - Rockaway 'Dynamic Duo' Of Film

Suggesting that Rockaway may have to change its name to “Culver City East,” Robert Sarnoff, with tongue firmly in cheek, asks, “What are the odds that two ‘Super Filmmakers’ from our area … Two! More...

Women Of The New Deal

The National Park Service will host a Women’s History Month program at the Jacob Riis Bathhouse at Riis Park on Saturday, March 26 from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. More...

Littoral Society, Church Of God Clean Jamaica Bay Marsh

The Littoral Society along with young members of the Church of God, a Christian group from New York and New Jersey, came out in force to do what a spokesperson called “God’s work,” by removing several tons of heavy wood and More...

Breezy Ladies Have Breakfast With Mayor

Breezy Point Ladies, Dottie Connolly, Evelyn Finn, Mary Welsome, Cathy Brennan, Anne Quigley and the Honorable Jane Deacy were happy to start St. More...

100 PCT CC Visits Broad Channel

The 100 Precinct Community Council met on Wednesday at the V.F.W. Hall in Broad Channel to field questions from local residents. More...


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