March 21, 2014 RSS feed / Community

Free Trees This Spring

With spring finally here, tree season has begun! More...

101st Precinct Seeks Auxiliary

The 101st Precinct has put out a call for new auxiliary police volunteers. Qualifications include being at least 17 years old; being in good health; and having a good character. More...

Filmmakers Seek Your Film

Do you have home videos or compelling photographs of Superstorm Sandy – either during or just after the storm hit? If so, the “Jamaica Bay Lives” crew would love to connect with you. More...

Mizrachi Paints The Blues In Rockaway

Working in a neighboring school over the past year, artist Alice Mizrachi realized the true, deep impact of Hurricane Sandy. “The neighborhood suffered so much damage that...you were constantly reminded of the devastation.” More...

Fighting Poop With Paint Not The Way To Go

While everyone may not have a dog, everyone has a mailbox and some residents of Beach 98th Street were not happy to wake up to their mailboxes and sidewalks being spray painted with a reminder to clean up after their pets. More...

RTC Really Shows “How To Succeed”

Last Friday evening, March 14th, marked the very successful opening of the RTC’s current blockbuster musical production, “How to Succeed in Business without Really Trying.” More...

Gospel Concert At First Congregational Church

All are invited to a concert of The Swarthmore College Alumni Gospel Choir on Sunday, March 23rd, 4 p.m. The concert will take place at the First Congregational Church at 320 Beach 94th Street. More...

Oral History Project Underway

The American Institute of Graphic Arts is helping the newly revived Rockaway Museum with an oral history project. The 10 minute interviews have been great fun. Someone brought delicious chili last week. Feel free to drop by the next couple of weeks. More...

Clearing TheWaters In Jamaica Bay

The American Littoral Society just completed a two-year large marine debris (LMD) removal project at Floyd Bennett Field. More...

An Irish Afternoon At RAA

Music was in the air as more than 80 people enjoyed an afternoon of live Irish music, dance, poetry, humor and more at the Rockaway Artists Alliance’s “Irish Show.” The RAA hosted the family friendly event on Saturday, March 8th at More...

Arverne Library Re-opens

Another Sandy survivor has returned to Rockaway. Nearly a year and a half after Sandy knocked it out of commission, the Arverne Library reopened its doors to the community on Tuesday afternoon. More...

Snowy Visitor To Belle Harbor

A special visitor swooped into Rockaway on Saturday, March 15th, and caused quite a sensation. More...


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