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Stubben defends Port Ambrose LNG proposal

Commentary from onrockaway.com

Posted at 10:30 a.m. on Feb. 26

Ulrich honors Purple Heart winners

Meets with association leaders, medal recipients

Posted at 1:30 p.m. on Feb. 17

The registered sex offenders of Rockaway

More than 100 in clusters throughout the peninsula

Updated at 10 p.m. on Aug. 5

Locals want more cross-walks on Seagirt Blvd.

Goldfeder argues there are none for ten-block stretch 

Posted at 6:30 p.m. on Feb. 20

Goldfeder appointed to Assembly insurance committee

Will work to assist those suffering from Sandy-related claims

Posted at 6:15 p.m. on Feb. 20

Cuomo in bed with big money, pushes charters

Hedge fund operators, those who destroyed economy monetizing education

Posted at 6 p.m. on Feb. 20

State legislature seeks to change sex offender law

More convicted offenders will have to live further from schools, centers

Posted at 5 p.m. on Feb. 20

Activist wants changes for Reynold's Channel

Also seeks memorial for those who died in deadly stretch of water

Posted at 4 p.m. on Feb. 25

Ulrich holds hearings on Vets Court

Wants fairness for returning service men and women

Posted at 11:15 p.m. on Feb. 26

In 100 years, Rockaway peninsula may be no more

New report shows rise of ocean levels, predicts problems

Posted at5:15 p.m. on Feb. 20

Frozen rally to support NYPD officers

Quick and cold group on beachfront Monday night

Posted at 10 p.m. on Feb. 25

New TD 23 CO loves his new job

Says police, community in symbiotic relationship

Posted at 4:30 p.m. on Feb. 25

Latest news from local politicians

What have your electeds been up to lately?

Posted at 3 p.m. on Oct. 30 and various times thereafter

Local girl pens new onrockaway.com column

written from the perspective of a pre-teen

Updated on Jan. 19

Environmentalists want to kill LNG Plan

Has some support among business interests, residents

Posted 3:30 p.m. on Feb. 25

Homicides, shooting events up in Rockaway

Experience counter to what is happening in much of city

Posted at 12:15 p.m. on Feb. 17

Two locals involved in tax fraud bust

Filed in others name, got refunds for themselves

Posted at 5:30 p.m. on Feb. 20

SJEH applies for $ for expansion, new site at Beach 51 St.

Money would be used to rebuild ER, urgent care center, other new programs

Posted at 5:45 p.m. on Feb. 20

RTC sets coming schedule

Shows set for the rest of 2015

Posted at 12:30 p.m. on Jan. 2

Local pols join Rotary clubs at bowling alley

Fundraiser draws Ulrich, Goldfeder

Posted at 10 p.m. on Jan. 20

Mayor calls for new zoning regs that could impact Rockaway

Wants to do away with parking regulations for certain types of housing

Posted at 4:45 p.m. on Feb. 25

Goldfeder calls for electric car charging stations at Riis Park

Would be first on Rockaway peninsula

Posted at 1:45 p.m. on Feb. 17

Breaking News: FR activist seeks memorial to those who have drowned in Reynold's Channel over the past fifteen years, wants channel closed to swimming.

BREAKING NEWS: PSEG-LI  hearing on rising electric prices at Seaside Library on B. 116 St. postponed for 3/4.

Smith asks locals to help keep him out of prison

Wants former constituents to write good things about him to judge

Posted at 8:30 p.m. on Feb. 20