February 24, 2012 RSS feed / Community

Addabbo Expands To Red Hook

The community health network of the Joseph P. Addabbo Family Health Center announced this week they have agreed to purchase a primary care facility from New York Methodist Hospital in the Red Hook neighborhood of Brooklyn. More...

The KidsmART You Should Know

kidsmART, the Rockaway Artists Alliance’s highly acclaimed free afterschool program, is open Monday through Wednesday, 2:30 - 5:30 p.m., now through May, in Building T-149 in Fort Tilden. More...

FR Bungalows Receive Preservation Recognition

A group that advocates for the preservation of historic buildings and neighborhoods has given the bungalows in Far Rockaway recognition as an area that should be preserved. More...

Relay For Life Kickoff Scheduled For March 6

Cancer affects almost 9 million people in the U.S. In the next year, more than 1.2 million Americans will be diagnosed with cancer and a projected 555,500 will die because of it. Those are the projections from the American Cancer Society. More...

MTA Releases Late Night Map

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has released the firstever map showing the scheduled overnight service of the subway system, when three subway lines don’t run, three lines become shuttle trains, six express trains run as locals, More...

PHC Announces Employees Of Excellence

Peninsula Hospital Center and Peninsula Center for Extended Care and Rehabilitation has named their Employees of Excellence for the First Quarter of 2012. Belinda Peoples, Unit Secretary, Critical Care and Telemetry Units, has been a part of the More...

PHC Appoints New Nursing VP

Peninsula Hospital Center announced the appointment of Julia LaFleur, RN, as the Vice President of Nursing, Chief Nursing Officer. More...

Turner Announces Field Office Dates

Congressman Bob Turner announced the next series of dates for his satellite field office events. More...

New Participatory Budgeting Meetings Announced

Councilmember Eric A. Ulrich has announced the dates and locations of the second round of “Neighborhood Assemblies” for his pilot Participatory Budget Project in Broad Channel and the Rockaways. More...

Rockaway St. Patrick’s Parade Scheduled For 3/3

The Queens County 37th annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade will step off at 1 p.m. from Beach 129 Street and Newport Avenue on Saturday, March 3. More...

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NPS Facilitates A Changing Of The Guard

A changing of the guard will take place in Breezy Point beach clubs on April 1, as the National Park Service announced this week that, for the first time in 40 years, they have decided to award the popular summer hangouts to a new operator. More...

Celebrating Ten Influential Black Women In History

Mary Church Terrell(1863 –1954) A member of the National American Woman Suffrage Association and founder of the National Association for Colored Women, despite other gender restrictions in her time, Terrell was a strong advocate for a woman&rs More...

101 Officers Lauded For Excellent Police Work

Five officers from the 101 Precinct were recognized for their excellent police work during this month’s Precinct Community Council meeting. More...

Hurricane Irene Small Business Grants Available

In December, Assemblyman Phillip Goldfeder announced that he supported a bill which was signed into law by the governor. More...

PHC Hosts Successful Dental Seminar

On Friday, February 3, the Peninsula Hospital Dental Society hosted another in its Visiting Professors seminar services at The Sands in Atlantic Beach. Dr. More...

Cuomo Praises Texting While Driving Law

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced that as a result of the strict new law to prevent distracted driving, law enforcement officials have issued 118,757 tickets since July 2011 for using an electronic handheld device while driving. More...

100 Pct Police Officers Honored

A pair of 100 Precinct police officers were honored by the Community Council this week with the Cop of the Month award at the Belle Harbor Yacht Club. More...


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