June 2, 2017 RSS feed / Community

Ferry Schedule Changes

As of Thursday, June 1, NYC Ferry boats will leave Rockaway at 15 minutes after the hour on weekdays (5:15 a.m., 6:15 a.m., etc.) rather than on the half hour.  Return trips from Manhattan will also leave Pier 11 at 15 minutes after the hour.&nb More...

Animal Hospital of the Rockaways Hosts Kids Day

On May 13, the Animal Hospital of the Rockaways, with help from Lou Harris, the East Coast representative for the Black Surfing Association celebrated National Pet Week with a special Kids Day at the hospital facility at 114-10 Beach Channel Drive.&n More...

Jayda Crenshaw Is Top Cookie Seller

Far Rockaway Girl Scout sold 1000 boxes to earn top spot

The last cookie has been counted! More...

Tri-Med’s Vinod K. Sinha Wins Community Builders Award

On Wednesday, May 10, the Rockaway Development and Revitalization Corporation (RDRC) honored Tri- Med’s Home Care Services President and CEO Vinod K. Sinha with their Community Builders Award.  More...

Eat.Shop.Surf.Rock!

This year, for the official boardwalk opening and to kick-off the summer season, the Rockaway Business Alliance (RBA) did something a little different to entice people to shop local in the Rockaways.  More...

PS/MS 42 Presents“Aladdin Jr.”

The arts have returned to Rockaway schools.  The students of PS/MS 42 Q are participating in their second year of the Shubert Broadway Jr. / Music Theater International Grant. More...

Second Annual Z-Man Memorial

On Saturday, June 3, the Rockaway community will honor one of their own.  More...

Rockaway Waterfront Alliance (RWA): A History

The Rockaway Waterfront Alliance (RWA) was founded by Jeanne DuPont in 2005 with the hopes of bringing more environmental awareness to the Rockaway community. Twelve years later, RWA is still going strong.  More...

Beat The Heat

Summer is just around the corner and while many are hitting up Rockaway Beach to unwind and relax, the importance of staying protected on the beach is often overlooked.  More...

NY Law Changes Sealing Of Criminal Convictions

Beginning in October, 2017, a new law in New York will allow thousands of people struggling to get by with criminal convictions the chance to seal up to two criminal convictions, including one felony conviction. More...

Surf Bananas Free Access

A day full of great waves was capped off by a gathering of familiar faces for the first board swap of the summer. Yes, last Friday was as good as it gets in the Rockaway surf community. More...


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