July 5, 2013 RSS feed / Community

A Boardwalk Empire In Rockaway

Beachgoers, joggers and casual strollers have come across strange building fronts that have seemingly risen out of the sand at Beach 40th Street. More...

Living Classroom Brings Students To Nature

This spring, more than 1,500 Rockaway students ranging in age from kindergarten to 12th grade participated in the Rockaway Waterfront Alliance’s Living Classroom programs at the PS1 MOMA Geodesic Dome on Beach 94th Street and Shorefront Parkway More...

Rain Doesn’t Dampen Jamaica Bay Restoration

Despite bad weather, the Jamaica Bay restoration continues. More...

WWII:

How Kids Helped

Children love history too! Gateway National Recreation Area invites kids to join a Park Ranger on a journey back in time to War World II when children contributed to the success of the war. More...

Youth Town Hall Produces Idea For Jobs

The Rockaway Youth Task Force hosted a youth town hall at Goldie Maple Academy on June 28. Approximately 25 young people gave up part of their Friday evening on the first weekend of summer break to discuss some of the issues that concern them. More...

Checking Out BC/Rockaway’s Libraries

After Sandy:

Among the many services and staples of the community that were impacted by Hurricane Sandy, the public libraries in Broad Channel and Rockaway particularly felt the brunt of the storm. More...

Addabbo Sets Mobile Day At BC Library

State Senator Joseph Addabbo will hold mobile office hours at the Broad Channel Library, 16-26 Cross Bay Boulevard, in order to meet more of his constituents without scheduled appointments and to hear about the issues that concern them. More...

Council Honors Top Cops

Top cop Kenny Schwarting is honored. Left to right are Danny Ruscillo, President of the 100 Precinct Community Council, Police Officer Kenny Schwarting and Captain Rob Cruz of Transit District 23. More...

WISL Celebrates Youth And Honors Seniors

During its annual awards luncheon, held at Antun’s, Queens Village, on Saturday, June 1st, 2013, the Women’s Industrial Service League, Inc. (WISL) honored four senior citizens for demonstrating outstanding church and community service. More...

Breezy Golden Age Club Season Finale

The Golden Age Club of Breezy Point had their season ending party on Tuesday, June 25th. More...

St. Mary Festival Celebrates Feast Of St. John

Hundreds flocked to St. Mary’s Star of the Sea Church in Far Rockaway for its annual Fiesta Internacional – the International Feast of St. John the Baptist. More...

Dome Closing Draws Big Crowd

It was a bittersweet day at the MoMA PS1 VW2 Dome on Beach 94th Street on Sunday, June 30th. More...

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