October 12, 2012 RSS feed / Community

The Brag Sheet

Mazel tov to Fern and David Zagor on their son Adam’s engagement, and to Susan and Paul Lindenbaum on Lori’s engagement. More...

Front-Facing Advertising Debuts On MetroCards

Subway station agents and Metro- Card vending machines today began selling MetroCards displaying a frontfacing advertisement for the first time. More...

Turner To Sponsor Veterans Town Hall

Congressman Bob Turner is hosting a Veterans Town Hall to directly communicate with and inform veterans about benefit related issues. More...

Old Photographs: Where And When?

This area was a contentious one and Rockaway activists fought for years to get it closed down. What was it, and where was it located. More...

Dance Troupe Readies For Another Season

For years, the “Little Show” has been a highlight of the Breezy Point year. Now, with the recital behind them, dancers are gearing up for November and the start of another dancing year. More...

Rockaway From The Air: Where Are We?

During the summer months, when there is no snow on the ground, this facility becomes a Mecca for the young and the young at heart. More...

Knights Hold Successful Golf Fundraiser

The Knights of Columbus Msgr. William Burke-Rockaway Council held its 15th Annual Richard Knott Sr. Memorial Golf Outing on Saturday, September 21 at the Marine Park Golf Course. More...

St. Edmunds Students Receive IB Diplomas

St. Edmund Preparatory High School is proud to announce the 2012 International Baccalaureate Diploma Recipients. The five courageous and forward-thinking students are Carine Alexis, Bruno Merisier, Kelly Rawdon, Nastasha Smith and Nicholas Zaza. More...

Stay Healthy This Flu Season

Flu season is upon us, bringing with it new strains of the virus. So now is the time to brush up on all the flu-fighting facts. More...

Brighton Beach Meets Rockaway Beach

Things are abuzz at the Post Theater these days as the cast and crew of the RTC production of Neil Simon’s “Brighton Beach Memoirs” busily prepares for their October 12 opening. More...

MTA Announces New Digital Initiatives

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) announced digital initiatives that will increase transparency of its email and text message service alert program, provide more functionality for TripPlanner+ and streamline navigation within the MTA.in More...

RDRC Leads Way For Downtown Revitalization

If everything goes according to plan, there are big changes in store for the downtown Far Rockaway business district over the next few years. More...

The Beginning Of A Vital Rockaway Institution

More than 50 years ago, work began on a building that would become a vital Rockaway institution until it was closed down for good and recently sold away. More...

‘Close To Home’ Coming To Rockaway?

There is a possibility that the city will soon bring a “Limited-Secure” residential home to Far Rockaway and the Administration for Children’s Services, the city agency that runs the program, wants to know what you think about a hom More...

RWA And REI Team Up To Clean Up

Last Saturday more than 50 people joined in the Queens Five Borough Clean Up with Rockaway Waterfront Alliance and REI to clean up an entire block of more than 30 street trees along Beach 62nd st. More...


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