Queens Community Protests Proposed Homeless ShelterNeighbors were heated, and pointing the finger squarely at Mayor Bill de Blasio.
Flood Water Worries Raise Doubts On Choosing New Firehouse SiteThe FDNY wants to build a new Rockaway Park firehouse which some community members oppose as being too close to the water.
Boy, 12, Dies After Being Found Unresponsive In Rockaway Park FireA 12-year-old boy died after being found unresponsive early Sunday in a fire in Rockaway Park, Queens.
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.
MTA Bus Crashes Into Rockaway Park DeliA photo of the incident shows the Q35 bus on the road in front of the Rockaway Farm Deli & Grill on Beach 116th Street and Newport Road.
American Flags Taken Down, Poles Destroyed In Rockaway ParkIt’s a mystery in Rockaway Park – someone or something is making a mockery of the American flag, and residents want to know what is causing it.
Elderly Woman Killed In Rockaway Beach Apartment FirePolice say a 77-year-old woman has died in an apartment fire in Queens.
Rockaway Park Friends Return To Homes Damaged In Superstorm SandyNearly two years after Superstorm Sandy, two friends in one Queens neighborhood are finally back in their own homes.
The 25 Best Beaches In The WorldAfter months of polar vortexes it's finally almost time to lay out in the sun and sand. To help get the ball rolling, we rounded up the 25 best beaches in the world.
Rockaways Lawmaker Seeks To Change Rules To Keep Sex Offenders From Living Near Parks, BeachesCommunity leaders are angry, saying they only recently learned that more than ten registered sex offenders - including those convicted of molesting, raping and abusing minors - have moved into their tight-knit community on the ocean.
Free Clinic Opens In Rockaway Park To Fill Void Left By SandyDoctors of the World USA has opened a free clinic in Rockaway Park to treat residents even if they don't have health insurance.
Report: Book Pulled From Reading List After Parents Object To Sexual ContentSherman Alexie's book is about a Native American who transfers into an all-white high school. It won the 2007 National Book Foundation award for Young People's Literature.
Not Deterred By Storm's Effects, Voters In NY, NJ Turn Out For Election DayAuthorities in both states were helping bring some displaced voters to their polling sites and directing others to cast ballots elsewhere.
Voters Cast Ballots In Tents After Sandy Devastates The RockawaysThe devastation of superstorm Sandy has apparently not dampened the patriotism of the residents of the Rockaways.
Devastated Rockaway Residents Fear More LootingThe Rockaways in Queens remained without power Wednesday night following Superstorm Sandy, and fears were mounting that looters would continue to exploit the disaster for their personal gain.