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Addabbo FHC Asks Help In Construction Plan

The Joseph P. Addabbo Family Health Center has launched a new fundraiser for capital to build its new home at 6200 Beach Channel Drive. More...

BCVFD Seeks Funds For New Firehouse

The Broad Channel Volunteer Fire Department records more than 600 runs each year. More...

Environmentalists Complain Of Dump

The Friends of Rockaway (FOR), a local environmental group, has complained to Parks Commissioner Adrian Benepe that a former parking lot between Beach 67 Street and Beach 68 Street along the boardwalk has become a Parks Department beach waste transfe More...


Our New Year’s Wishes For Rockaway

Rockaway is on a roll. You can feel it from the ground up. New home construction is increasing and will reach a crescendo with Arverne By The Sea, as well as all the other community builders. More...

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‘Arverne By The Sea’ Gets Affordable

The long-awaited Arverne By The Sea project, slated for 2,400 new homes from Beach 62 Street to Beach 74 Street has now grown to 2,600 homes, according to a City Council source who asked to remain anonymous. More...

Local School Boards Gone With Old Year

In a move that surprised many long-time school observers, the federal government has signed off on Mayor Michael Bloomberg More...



Sixty years ago this week, on January 4, 1944, a German U-Boat sunk the USS Turner, a Navy destroyer, off Rockaway More...

Boyle-ing Points

Lost Without Lists

Whew, Tom Ridge can lower the risk alert. I got my new socks and underwear for Christmas. Some guys want a DVD recorder or the newest gadget. I just want my new socks and tighty-whities. More...

Dorothy Dunne

News Events/Travel Editor/Host

Well, the holidays are over. Let More...


Rockaway Players Featured In King Tournament

The Monsignor King High School Tournament at St. Thomas Aquinas in Brooklyn from December 27-30 was a smorgasbord of excellent competition from the public, parochial and private leagues. More...

Inside Pitch

With the wrap sealed on a disappointing 6-10 season, the Jets will head into the offseason knowing that changes must be made to avoid similar results in 2004-05. More...

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