Mayor De Blasio Announces $145 Million Plan To Protect Rockaways From Future StormsProjects include rebuilt parks which will act as buffers, new sea walls, and the planting of flood resistant vegetation.
Best Staycation Spots In NYCWho says you need to actually leave NYC in order to escape the city? Whether you're checking into a chic boutique downtown hotel or enjoying a glamping trip along the Rockaways, here are five epic summer deals that you must put on your radar.
Lawmakers Push Back Against DOT, Mayor Take ‘Spin’ Bikes For Protest RideDespite a 'cease and desist' letter from the city, bikeshare company 'Spin' brought some bikes to the Rockaways on Monday.
At Least Six People Pulled From Waters At Tri-State Beaches As Summer Season Hits High GearAs a startling wake-up call heading into the summer season, a total of six people had to be pulled from the water at Tri-State Area beaches while trying to beat the heat on Monday.
2 Injured, Including 5-Year-Old Boy, When Car Rear-Ends Bus In RockawaysTwo people, including a 5-year-old boy, were injured when a car rear-ended a city bus in Far Rockaway, Queens.
Boat Runs Aground In RockawaysChopper 2 stumbled upon a boat that ran aground in the Rockaways Thursday afternoon.
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.
2 Small Children Hit By Flying Glass When Bullets Shatter Car Windows In QueensBullets shattered car windows and flew into a vehicle with two children inside in the Rockaways Friday.
Three Years After Sandy, Experts Urge Action Before Next Major Storm LandsWhen the storm came ashore it triggered flooding, and in Breezy Point raging flames. Tunnels turned into rivers, and lives were lost in a rage of nature.
Rebuilding Continues 3 Years After Superstorm SandyThree years after Superstorm Sandy wreaked havoc on the coasts of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut, signs of recovery are still all around.
Much-Needed Rain Impacting Tri-State Area; Tidal Flooding Causes HeadachesWednesday marked the first significant rain event in our area since early October, and for many, it made for a wet and miserable time.
3 Years After Superstorm Sandy, Rockaway Residents Want To Focus On FutureTo get a sense of what the past three years have wrought, it takes an eye for the little things.