Police officers in a helicopter unit rescued a man suffering from chest pains onboard a dredge barge offshore from the Rockaways Thursday.
The Wildlife Conservation Society has released a photo of a majestic humpback whale feeding in the Atlantic Ocean just a few miles from New York City.
Residents of the Rockaway Peninsula took their battle to City Hall Thursday as they fight to keep their ferry service.
It has not exactly been a stereotypical hazy, hot, and humid New York City summer. There have only been a few days with temperatures above 90 degrees.
Police have announced the arrests of two teens after a 12-year-old girl was shot in the leg during a pick-up basketball game in Queens on Saturday.
A young girl has been injured in a shooting in the Arverne section of Queens, police said.
The Rockaway Restoration Kitchen will offer locally-produced food in a neighborhood still recovering from Superstorm Sandy.
Weiner says the restaurant project is in its very early stages and intends the eatery to have a nutritious menu, be locally-sourced and provide a training ground for locals to make them more employable.
A published report Thursday said former U.S. Rep. Anthony Weiner is planning to open a restaurant in the Rockaways.
Lifeguards have been lighting up while working at a city beach, and they haven’t been smoking cigarettes.
The couple was reported missing three hours into their nighttime joy ride, but it took emergency crews another six hours to find them because their watercraft had no running lights.
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.
No injuries were reported, but 29 people had to be removed from the 55-foot vessel.
Work gets under way this week at the West End Temple to transform the ruins of Sandy into Mayor Bill de Blasio’s much talked about vision for pre-K.
Bethel AME Church Food Pantry was rocked by Superstorm Sandy last year and after being denied insurance money, was able to reopen with the help of New York Cares.