Swimmer Dies After Going Underwater Offshore From RockawaysNYPD and FDNY divers rescued a swimmer who went underwater in the Rockaways Wednesday afternoon, but the swimmer later died.
13 Alleged Rockaway Gang Members Indicted By Queens Grand JuryA Queens grand jury on Wednesday indicted 13 alleged Far Rockaway gang members and associates, on allegations that they conspired to attack and kill rival gang members, and to acquire guns for turf control and revenge shootings.
Police Claim Bus Driver Stabbed Another Motorist In RockawaysPolice alleged that a bus driver stabbed another motorist in a road rage incident in the Rockaways Tuesday afternoon.
Man Shot In Rockaways; Stray Bullet Hits MTA BusA man was shot and wounded in the Rockaways Monday evening, and at least one stray bullet in the incident hit a city bus.
12-Year-Old Girl Shot In Leg In QueensA young girl has been injured in a shooting in the Arverne section of Queens, police said.
YMCAs To Provide Jobs, Community Spirit To Coney Island, RockawaysHundreds of jobs and brand new community facilities are coming to two beachfront neighborhoods devastated by Superstorm Sandy.
Driver Expected To Be Charged In Crash That Killed 2 In RockawaysCharges were pending Saturday evening against the driver who police blamed for a crash that killed two teenage boys in the Rockaways.
Rockaways Residents, Lawmaker Call On City To Repair Destroyed Bay WallAssemblyman Phil Goldfeder on Monday called on the city to provide immediate funding to repair the bulkhead on the border of the Rockaway Peninsula and Jamaica Bay.
Bitter Temperatures Keep Tri-State Area In Deep FreezeBitter arctic air has a firm grip on the Tri-State Area and isn't about to let go anytime soon.
Post Sandy Recovery Still A Struggle On East End Of Rockaway Peninsula A month after the storm ravaged parts of the Tri-State Area, poorer communities on the Rockaway Peninsula seem to be suffering the most.
Teen Charged With Shooting, Killing Man In The RockawaysA teenage suspect has been charged with the murder of a man in the Rockaways late last week.
Residents In Hard-Hit Areas Helped By NYC Rapid Repairs ProgramMary Butler's home in Arverne was without heat and electricity since the storm hit. She signed up for the city's rapid repairs program on Monday and now has her power back.