August 5, 2011 RSS feed / Community

Council Awards Cops Of The Year

The 100 Precinct Community Council, at this week’s National Night Out Against Crime, awarded 100 Precinct Officer Paul Muggeo with Cop of the Year. More...

Graybeard's Family Run Draws Hundreds To SFDS As Kids, Adults Brave Thunder And Driving Rain

Hundreds of kids and adults came to St. Francis de Sales playground on Friday night for the annual Graybeards Family Run, which has become one of the premier family events of the summer in Rockaway. More...

Par Tee Golf: Scorching Day On The Links

July 28 was another hot day on the links at Riis Park for the 23 golfers who played. The weather certainly did not hamper their scores as 13 ladies out of the 23 shot in the 60s and 70s. More...

Hurricane Preparation Tips

Hurricane preparation plans should not be craft- ed when hurricanes are threatening your community – that’s the time to execute your plan. More...

Sand Castle Contest Held On Beach 117 Street

The 16th Annual Sand Castle Contest was held on the beach near Beach 117 Street on Sunday, July 31 between 10 a.m. and noon. More...

NNOAC Crowd Fills Bayswater Park

Bayswater Park was filled with people during Tuesday’s NNOAC celebration. A bounce house, face painting, games, music and free food from Applebee’s highlighted the evening. More...

St. Virgilius Hosts Vacation School

Vacation Bible School hosted 39 campers who enjoyed a week of fun at St. Virgilius Church in Broad Channel. More...

A Wedding? Perhaps, But Where, When And Who?

The photos on this page were once the proud memories of a Bayswater family. They were found in the bottom of a dresser drawer in a house on Bay 25 Street and Bayswater Avenue by the new owner of the home. More...

Undergoing Renovations

Six years after its last renovation, funding has been appropriated for improvements to Lanett Playground at PS 197 on Beach 8 Street. More...

Public School 215 Visits Local Soup Kitchen

The Roundtable at PS 215 in Far Rockaway ended the academic year with a visit to its local soup kitchen. During the school year, students raised funds collected through the Common Cents “Penny Harvest.” More...

New York State Announces Non-Profit Task Force

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced that he has created a new task force to investigate the executive and administrator compensation levels at not-for-profits that receive taxpayer support from the state. More...

St. John’s Episcopal Hospital Honors Employee Loyalty

Honoring employees’ service longevity has been an annual tradition for Episcopal Health Services (EHS) and its member institutions, St. More...


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