Safety Concerns Prompt Closure Of Large Section Of Rockaway Beach ShorelineSome worry the lack of beach could mean a bust for local businesses.
Rockaway Park Residents Say They're Not Sure About FDNY's Proposal For New FirehouseThe historic firehouse on Beach 116th Street suffered millions of dollars in damage during Superstorm Sandy.
Rockaway Beach Residents Say Erosion Is Putting Summer Season In JeopardyRockaway Beach residents say the conditions are some of the worst they’ve seen and wish the city would do more to ensure there will be a summer season there.
Ruptured Gas Line Prompts Emergency Response In QueensOfficials say that at around 9:15 a.m. people in the area of Rockaway Beach Boulevard and Beach 112th Street started complaining of an odor after a nearby gas line was ruptured.
Tempers Flare As Riders Are Turned Away From Rockaway Beach Skate ParkPeople were yelling, cursing, and demanding police and the Parks Department allow them to ride at the park in Queens.
CBS2 Exclusive: ‘A Fatality Waiting To Happen,’ Parents Call Parks ATVs A Danger On The BeachThe parks department said the ATVs are driven by highly trained parks officers, and the vehicles allow them to enforce park rules.
2 People Rescued From Water Off Beach In RockawaysA man and woman were rescued from the water Monday afternoon offshore from the beach in Rockaway Park, Queens.
Police: Man Slashed Following Argument On Queens A Train PlatformPolice sources say a 31-year-old man was slashed following an argument with a man and a woman on a subway platform in Queens Tuesday afternoon.
Dead Humpback Whale Washes Ashore On Rockaway BeachThe remains were discovered around 7 a.m. on the beach at 117th Street.
Work Under Way To Restore Historic Jacob Riis Park BathhouseThe National Park Service is trying to restore the historic Jacob Riis Park bathhouse with the help of private investors.
Rockaway Beach Residents Oppose Turning Motel Into Rooms For Homeless FamiliesRockaway Beach residents are fighting a plan to turn a motel into a place for homeless families.
Surf's Up As Residents Hit Hermine-Fueled Waves Off Rockaway BeachHermine may have ruined Labor Day plans for most going to the beach on Monday, but some city surfers are saying the storm's bringing some of the best waves yet.