May 18, 2012 RSS feed / Top Stories

Arson Arrest Under Rockaway Freeway

A Brooklyn man was arrested this week after he allegedly broke into one car and set fire to another under the Rockaway Freeway near Beach 80 Street on Tuesday morning May 15. More...

DOT Will Remove Shore Front Speed Humps

Starting last Thursday afternoon New York City Department of Transportation crews began installing speed humps along Shorefront Parkway from Beach 73 Street to Beach 84 Street in order to slow down motorists who often use the thoroughfare to speed up More...

Politicians React To Engine 328 Cut

Assemblyman Phil Goldfeder joined the list of Rockaway elected officials who are denouncing the choice by Mayor Bloomberg to once again threaten to close Engine 328 in Far Rockaway when he rolled out his executive budget earlier this month. More...

It’s Official–Sanders Challenges Huntley For State Senate

Councilman James Sanders Jr. is looking to move up in politics. During a Mother’s Day concert last Friday he announced that this fall he would run for the office of state senator. More...

City Demands Return Of PHC Money

Grant Issued In 2006

The city wants its $631,300 back. With the closure of Peninsula Hospital Center and the impending sale of its assets by a federal bankruptcy trustee, the city moved in the Eastern District federal court on May 8 for the return More...

Local Pols Make Sand Replenishment Push

Local politicians at the state and federal level are urging the U.S. More...

Skimmers Hit Howard Beach Bank

Used By Many Rockaway Residents

Police in the 106 Precinct in Howard Beach are warning residents who used the Capital One Bank branch on Cross Bay Boulevard in Howard Beach to check their bank accounts closely in the wake of an incident where a skimmer was found in one of the bank& More...


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