Rescue Crews Pull Person From Water Off Rockaway BeachSomeone called 911 around 8 p.m. Saturday to report a possible drowning.
COVID Vaccination Buses Hit The Beach To Reach More New Yorkers This Memorial DayWhen the lines outside traditional vaccination facilities dwindled, New York City packed up some of those doses and put them on buses directly to communities.
Massive Beach Erosion Caused By Winter Storm Has Community Activists In The Rockaways Very ConcernedWhile many were still digging out of the snow on Wednesday morning, coastal communities were dealing with flooding and erosion.
Puppy Rescued From Freezing Water In Jamaica BayCarol and Scott Denaro had just arrived at their eye care store in Rockaway Beach when they saw the shepherd-lab mix treading water Wednesday morning.
Body Of Missing Swimmer Recovered At Rockaway Beach, Surfer Helps Rescue 2nd SwimmerA surfer helped pull another woman out of the water Friday night before officers arrived, police said.
Fridge Fight: Refrigerator Meant To Give Free Food To The Hungry Dumped In The OceanA fridge fight ends up in the ocean in Rockaway Beach, Queens after refrigerator used to help feed the hungry was stolen.
Parks Department Steps Up Efforts To Clean Up Trash Left Behind By Crowds At Rockaway BeachThe sound of trash tumbling out of a mechanized rake drowns out the soothing sound of the waves crashing at Rockaway Beach.
Treasure Hunting 'Scavengers' Reunite Woman With Engagement Ring She Lost In Ocean At Rockaway BeachThe Scavengers only asked for $40 to cover tolls and gas.
NYPD Officer Arrested, Charged For Alleged Chokehold Arrest On Rockaway BoardwalkAn NYPD officer accused of using an illegal chokehold on a man in Rockaway Beach was arrested and charged with strangulation Thursday.
NYPD Internal Affairs Launches Probe After Video Of Arrest Shows Officer Possibly Using Illegal ChokeholdAn arrest in Queens is causing outrage.
New Yorkers Concerned Drownings Will Spike Without Lifeguards At City Beaches This SummerTraditionally, lifeguards start the Saturday of Memorial Day weekend but the mayor has banned swimming at city beaches.
Here's What Your COVID-19 Memorial Day Will Look Like Outdoors Around New York CityFrom free masks to grass circles to roaming street announcements, Mayor Bill de Blasio led his COVID-19 daily briefing Friday with details on what social distancing and safety measures will be in place for Memorial Day weekend in New York City.
Coronavirus Summer: What's The City's Plan For When The Weather Gets Hot Again?Right now there's no plan and one top official is warning it could lead to a dramatic spike in crime.
Police Seek Passenger In Red Car Accused Of Gunning Down Man On Queens StreetThe search is on for a suspect police say shot and killed a 45-year-old man in Queens.
Surfers Rescue Swimmer Off Rockaway Beach, 2 Other Teens Still MissingThe search for two missing teens in the waters off Rockaway Beach has become a recovery effort.