April 15, 2011 RSS feed / Community

Peninsula Hospital Center Honors‘Employees of Excellence’

Peninsula Hospital Center and Peninsula Center for Extended Care and Rehabilitation have selected their Employees of Excellence for the quarter. More...

Pheffer Announces Kingsborough CC Program

Assemblywoman Audrey I. Pheffer is pleased to announce the Kingsborough Community College My Turn Program – an educational opportunity for individuals 60 years or older. More...

NYPD Hosts Annual Passover Briefing

Police Commissioner Raymond W. Kelly on Wednesday presided over the NYPD’s annual pre- Passover briefing held at Police Headquarters, which drew approximately 300 religious leaders, Jewish community representatives and More...

Rockaway Little League Opening Day At Ft. Tilden Venue Draws 1,000 Players, Family

While it took an act of Congress to move forward, opening day for the Rockaway Little League did move forward and drew 1,000 people to its Fort Tilden venue for celebration, some good ball games, food and rides for the kids. More...

K Of C Hosts Corporate Communion Breakfast

On Sunday, April 10, members of the Knights of Columbus Monsignor William F. Burke Council #2672 and the Columbiettes gathered for their annual Corporate Communion Breakfast. Members and guests attended mass at St. More...

PHC Hospice Hosts Successful Fundraiser

The Butterflies by the Sea Eisenstadt Hospice provides final care to Rockaway residents in need at the Peninsula Hospital Center. More...

Rockaway Waterfront Alliance Students Meet Captain Vinnie

Last week students at NYCHA Ocean Bay Community Center and RWA Aqua 101 students had the good fortune to meet Capt. Vinnie Calabro, the man behind “The Wheelhouse." More...

New Traffic Light Set For Hicksville And Beach 9 St.

A new traffic light, to be located at the intersection of Beach 9 Street and Hicksville Road, has been approved by the Department of Transportation, the office of Councilman James Sanders Jr. announced last week. More...

Brooklyn Society, RAA Host Watercolors Show At Fort Tilden

The Brooklyn Watercolor Society (BWS) is participating in an invitational art exhibit, “Glass & Water II,” at the Rockaway Artists Alliance. More...

Rockaway Jetty Hosts Meet and Greet

The Rockaway Jetty hosted its third annual “Meet and Greet” on Saturday, April 2, at the Knights of Columbus in Rockaway Beach. More...

Cement Masons Seek Apprentices

The United Cement Masons Local Union # 780 Joint Apprenticeship and Training Center will conduct a recruitment drive through April 25, for twenty-five cement finisher apprentices, the New York State Department of Labor has announced. More...

SJEH Hosts Jay And The Americans For Fundraiser

St. John’s Episcopal Hospital held a sold-out fundraiser featuring the 1960s hit-making singing group, Jay and the Americans, on Thursday, April 7, at the Woodmere Country Club. More...

Pheffer Says ‘When In Doubt, Throw It Out’

Spring is upon us and sunny weather is soon to follow. More...

PPA Offers Defensive Driving Course

Peninsula Preparatory Academy Charter School in collaboration with Kingsborough Community College’s Office of Continuing Education will present a Defensive Driving course on Wednesday, May 18 and Thursday, May 19. More...

Kearney Seniors Win Macauley Honors Scholarships

Ten seniors at Bishop Kearney High School have received scholarships to CUNY’s Macauley Honors Colleges at Brooklyn, City, Hunter and Queens. More...


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