Jamaica Bay Blight

Taskforce formed, long-term plans in process

Many will remember the summer of 2020 as a time where folks created unique recreational experiences during the coronavirus pandemic – most experiences legal, some are just outside the law.  There are a growing number of individuals who have taken to the latter and have begun utilizing the lower level of the Joseph Addabbo Bridge as an ad-hoc four-wheel-drive beach, […]

Two Shot On Beach Channel Drive

Tensions continue to rise in the 101st Precinct, as two more locals were the victims of gun violence on Monday, July 20. Police say at 10:21 p.m. a 37-year old man was shot twice in the back and 42-year old female was shot in the left arm by an unknown perpetrator in or near the courtyard at 38-08 Beach Channel […]

Man Found Dead in Car on Beach 98 Street

July 25 – NYPD responded to an early morning 911 call of an unconscious male inside a vehicle on Beach 98 Street in Rockaway. The scene was reported as a discovered 39-years old male, and was found unresponsive inside of a silver 2020 Lexus sedan. The man was later pronounced dead at the scene by EMS; the identity of the […]