Deadly Beach 84 Street Crash On Foggy Morning



Cops Bust Serial Bank Robber



The Queens man who made a career of robbing the Chase Bank in Arverne By The Sea was busted this week and arraigned in the Eastern District Federal Court on two charges of bank robbery. Federal sources say that Darryl Allen, 48, allegedly robbed the bank at 68-20 Rockaway Beach Boulevard on May 18 and then again on June 22. […]

Senate Candidate Debate Set For West End 10/30

Last Chance To Hear Ulrich, Addabbo

It will be the last chance that anybody has to listen to State Senate District 15 candidates Republican Eric Ulrich and Democrat Joseph P. Addabbo Jr., debate the issues prior to the November 6 election. The debate will be held at the West End Temple, 147-02 Newport Avenue in Neponsit on Tuesday, October 30, at 7:30 p.m. While those who […]

Bloomberg Wants Teacher Hire Authority



Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s 10-year stewardship of the public school system has been an abject failure. Reading scores are up only because the cut scores were lowered to allow more students to pass. Bloomberg’s insistence that only reading and mathematics count has led to a lack of education in such important subjects as social studies, citizenship, geography, foreign language, technology, science […]

EDITORIAL COMMENT




The Times, They Are A-Changing



Dear Editor, What is happening in the west end of Rockaway? Bank robberies at Arverne by the Sea. A sordid murder nearby the bank. Aging biker dudes on Beach 128 Street. A public school with less than an A report card grade. Timothy the Viking with kiddy porn on Beach 122 Street. A drug party so horrendous that three young […]

Not My Vote



Dear Editor: I have received several campaign flyers from Senator Addabbo in the past few weeks. I would like to comment on them. Senator Addabbo states that “10,000 Americans will be killed this year because of gun violence” and he is “fighting hard to ban assault weapons.” Also, this year in America over one million unborn babies will be killed […]

Court Postpones Wayne Hearing



A court date of October 16 for Rockaway resident Timothy Wayne, who was busted in his Rockaway Park Apartment on child pornography charges, has been postponed due to an illness of a family member. Wayne is now due back in court on November 28, Federal officials said that the matter has been rescheduled because “Wayne’s father is gravely ill.” Wayne, […]

FDNY Responds to Beach 13 Street Fire



100 Precinct Names Cops Of The Month