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The president of the city's Economic Development Corporation, the final say on the Rockaway commuter ferry continuation, seems to give little hope to Rockaway residents.
Posted at 11:10 a.m. on July 11
The Graybeards will host its Family Fun Run on July 25, with runners beginning on Beach 127 St. and RBB.
Rockaway is getting another facility for the homeless despite the fact that the community was promised years ago that it was an "impacted community" and would get no further such placements.
Officials are calling the placement "government at its worst."
More traffic stops coming to the 101 Precinct in response to a spate of shootings since the beginning of July
Posted at 8:30 a.m. on July 20
About 60 protesters, most of them not from Rockaway, met at the beach at Fort Tilden on Saturday afternoon to protest the continuing work on the Rockaway Pipeline, which will enter the peninsula at the fort.
Posted at 8:15 on July 22
Four people were injured at 6:17 on Tuesday evening in a head-on collision between two cars on Beach Channel Drive just before it accesses the Marine Parkway Bridge. No injury report has yet been issued by NYPD.
Posted at 8:06 a.m. on July 13, Updated at noon on July 14, Updated at 11:30 a.m. on July 19, Updated at 7:45 a.m. on July 20, and again at 9:05 a.m. on July 21.
A shooting spree in July has more than doubled the tally of 2014 shootings. The latest shooting took place on Beach 56 Street, making nine shootings in Rockaway during the month of July.
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Posted at 9:10 a.m. on July 15.
Local women took part in a mud walk to raise money for cancer research.
Posted at 6:30 a.m. on July 23.
Rep. Gregory Meeks sent a letter to the city's homeless agency arguing that Rockaway has not sufficiently recovered from Sandy to take in 155 homeless families in Arverne, saying, "The peninsula has not come close to recovery, it is in crisis and many businesses are not in full operation."
Posted at 11:50 a.m. on July 19.
City Councilman Eric Ulrich provided free rain barrels as part of the city's Green initiative.
Posted at 2 p.m. on July 19
A car show to benefit police families was held at St. Camillus Church at Beach 101 Street on Saturday, drawing crowds to the church's schoolyard.
Posted at 8:30 p.m. on July 19.
Boys from the new Rockaway Boy Scout troop viewed what might one day be baseball history on Saturday evening.
Posted at 3:10 p.m. on July 20.
A seal, named Birdie by its medical team, was released to the ocean on Sunday after being rescued on a Rockaway beach in April.