Jacob Riis Park

Police and fire crews rescue a girl from the water at Jacob Riis Park beach. (Credit: CBS2)

4 Rescued From Water In One Evening At Jacob Riis Park Beach

Police and fire crews had to rescue four people from the water at Jacob Riis Park beach in the Rockaways Monday evening.

08/03/2015

Rockaway Pipeline

Natural Gas Pipeline Construction Worries Rockaway Peninsula Beachgoers

Construction rigs for a natural gas pipeline have been set up on the ocean, and they are not going anywhere for a while. And the project is making waves.

06/20/2014

President Barack Obama (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images), Representative Michael Grimm (credit: grimm.house.gov)

President Obama Approves Measure Allowing Natural Gas Pipeline Through Rockaways, Brooklyn

The three-mile pipeline would run from the Atlantic Ocean beneath Jacob Riis Park in the Rockaways and under Jamaica Bay to Brooklyn’s Floyd Bennett Field.

11/28/2012

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Nudists, Their Neighbors Want Queens Beach Fence Rebuilt

There are two beaches in Queens that are very different and there used to be a clear division between them.

07/17/2012