Far Rockaways

Beachgoers on the Rockaway Peninsula in Queens. (Credit: CBS 2)

6 Lifeguards Accused Of Smoking Marijuana On The Job In The Rockaways

Lifeguards have been lighting up while working at a city beach, and they haven’t been smoking cigarettes.

07/10/2014

Peninsula Hospital (credit: CBS 2)

Peninsula Hospital In Queens Lays Off 200 Employees

Last week, the New York State Health Department ordered the hospital to stop admitting new patients and end all surgeries for 30 days and develop a plan to transfer current patients.

03/03/2012

Peninsula Hospital (credit: CBS 2)

Peninsula Hospital In Queens Ordered To Stop Admitting Patients

The decision came after inspectors found “problems that failed to meet the accepted standards of care” with Peninsula’s clinical lab which the state said put patients at risk.

02/24/2012