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Battle over Aqueduct soccer stadium looms large 

Politicians see traffic, infrastructure as stumbling blocks

Posted at noon on Sept. 17

Transportation activists demand bus line extension

 Want one-seat ride from Far Rockaway to northern Queens

Posted at 6 p.m. on Sept. 20

Elderly woman pulled from ocean

Responding EMS workers make the critical save

Posted at 2 p.m. on Sept. 17

Reconstructing a shopping street's past

Rockaway oldtimers seek to map out Central Avenue's past

Posted at noon on Aug. 2

The registered sex offenders of Rockaway

More than 100 in clusters throughout the peninsula

Updated at 10 p.m. on Aug. 5

Susi Schwach, wife of onrockaway.com editor, 72

Rockaway native dies in hospital in which she was born in 1942

Posted at 10 a.m. on Sept. 17

Cops corral serial yeshiva robber

Stole religious objects by posing as orthodox Jew

Posted at 1 p.m. on Sept. 17

SJEH: Don't knock it before you try it

Comment: Much-maligned hospital does an outstanding job

Posted at 8:30 a.m. on Sept. 3

Book Review: Daniel Silva's latest Allon Novel

"The Heist" breaks from Arab-Israeli past

Posted at 2:30 p.m. on Aug. 3

9/11 ceremony draws crowds to Tribute Park

Ninth annual event in memory of Rockaway's WTC dead

Posted at 11 a.m. on Sept. 17

Crime stats show a mixed bag for first 8 months of 2014

Up 1.56% in 101 Precinct, static is 100 Precinct

Posted at noon on Sept. 19

Two September shootings add to double digit total

101 Precinct doubles 2013 tally with 22, 23 of year

Posted at 8:30 p.m. on Sept. 6

Library trustees vote to suspend director

New members of governing board seek to oust leader

Posted at 12:30 p.m. on Sept. 17

Rockaway Rockies begin truncated season

Will play until city begins massive reconstruction of B. 108 St. rink

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

Add another registered sex offender to Arverne

Records show two sex offenders at controversial homeless shelter

Posted at 11:30 a.m. on Sept. 19

Conigliaro challenges Addabbo for Senate seat

Speaks at Rockaway Republican Club

Posted at 10:30 a.m. on Sept. 17

Breaking News

With a one day high of more than 2,200 hits, onrockaway.com now hosts more than 500 readers daily.

SI gets the gold mine while Rockaway gets the shaft

Millions for Staten Island ferry, not a penny for Rockaway

Posted at 10 p.m. on Sept. 17

Rockaway man shot, killed in Hempstead

Declared dead at hospital after being found on street

Posted at 1:30 p.m. on Sept. 19

100 Pct. CC sets meeting dates

Most meetings at K of C Hall

Posted at 10:10 a.m. on Aug. 15

What was Rockaway like in decades past?

Take a look at these photos and let us know if you remember

Posted at 6 p.m. on Aug. 5

Controversial comfort stations to come out of storage

Guarded 24 hours a day for past several months

Posted at 12:30 p.m. on Sept. 17

School promised 13 years ago may really be nearer

Charter school mandated as part of ABTS nearing fruition

Posted at 2 p.m. on Sept. 19

SJEH sets program for caregivers of depressed

Will run weekly beginning this week

Posted at noon on Sept. 17

24th shooting in the 101 Precinct on Sept. 19

Woman grazed on top of head by gun thug

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