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Local man to run bike rental company

Walder coming back to New York from post in Hong Kong

Posted at 8:30 p.m. on Oct. 28

Cuomo calls for charters rather than 'monopoly'

 Angers public school teachers, school board just before election

Posted at 9 p.m. on Oct. 28

No Hail Mary for Rockaway ferry, service ended Friday eve

Mayor holds firm on issue, but takes away second homeless shelter as sop

Posted at 4:15 p.m. on Oct. 30

Rockaway Little League breakfast awards players

Hundreds of locals gather to see kids get trophies, plaques

Posted at 12:30 p.m. on Oct. 26

The registered sex offenders of Rockaway

More than 100 in clusters throughout the peninsula

Updated at 10 p.m. on Aug. 5

All-Hands fire draws dozens of firefighters to Edgemere

Many probies learn to fight a real fire

Posted at 6:30 p.m. on Oct. 31

Richards turns thumbs down on second homeless shelter

Wrong place, wrong time, the City Councilman tells DHS

Posted at 8 p.m. on Oct. 29

Peninsula Health Care Center reopens

Goldfeder, officials take part in ceremony

Posted at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 29

November 4 election set for several seats, propositions

Many state elections uncontested throughout peninsula

Posted at 8 p.m. on Oct. 28

Times: Cuomo also undermined electric investigation

Governor under investigation for Moreland, now has more problems

Posted at 4:30 p.m. on Oct. 30

Crowd gathers for street renaming ceremony Saturday

850 come to honor Sandy hero Dylan Smith

Posted at 11:30 a.m. on Oct. 26

Topic at 100 Pct. CC is registered sex offenders

Many locals angry that offenders can live next door with no controls

Posted at 10 a.m. on Oct. 23

Astorino visits Rockaway, gets update on Sandy rebuilding

Candidate speaks with local business people, political representatives

Posted at 4 p.m. on Oct. 29

Watchdog claims utility recovery is behind schedule

Says that Rockaway is not ready for another storm

Posted at 7 p.m. on Oct. 29

Cops bust man who tried to rob private ambulance

Assisted by Jewish community security patrol

Posted at 9 p.m. on Oct. 28

Breaking News

Ferry gone, but so is Far Rock homeless shelter. For full story, see link below

Newly-formed housing complex reopens with new name

No longer Ocean Village, now Arverne View Houses

Posted at 9:30 p.m. on Oct. 28

How to purchase a new computer

See Scott's Computer Column

Posted at 7:45 p.m. on Oct. 6

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

Republicans fete Bob Turner at gala dinner

Peter King, Lt. Gov. candidate join festivities

Posted at 9:30 a.m. on Oct. 24

Town meeting addresses Sandy recovery

Focus of local anger on Build-it-Back, EDC ferry decision

Posted at 10:30 a.m. on Oct. 28

'Drive 25' becomes the law on Nov, 7

Motorists urged to obey the new speed limit on most streets

Posted at 10 p.m. on Oct. 22

Critical proposition on Nov. 4 ballot

Calls for a bipartisan redistricting commission

Posted at 3 p.m. on Oct. 21