​​​NYPD releases photo of Chase bank robber

Hoping locals can identify him to detectives

Posted at 10:15 a.m. on Oct. 2

​​​Happy Birthday, Rockaway peninsula

Anniversary of deal that turned sandy peninsula over to English settler

Posted at 5:15 p.m. on Oct. 7

​​​Butt injection death called homicide by ME

Came from Maryland to Bayswater to enhance butt

Posted at 4 p.m. on Oct. 1

​​​Rockaway Park woman busted in local stabbing

Angry, stabbed man in hand

Posted at 8:30 p.m. on Oct. 8

​​​Celebrate Rockaway festival ends summer on boardwalk

Mixed martial arts, food and shopping on Saturday

Posted at 5 p.m. on Sept. 26

​​​Smith gets more time to surrender, start prison term

Cites need for prostate test as reason for delay

Posted at 9:30 a.m. on Sept. 29

​​​Rockaway Rockies begin season at $1.1 Mil rink

More than 350 youth take part in roller hockey program

Posted at 9 a.m. on Sept. 29

​​​One-man crime spree ended by Scott arrest

Charged with four crimes over past two months

Posted at 1:30 p.m. on Oct. 9

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​​​NYPD consultant gets inside view of community policing program

Speaks with 25 handpicked residents at Tuesday meeting

Posted at 4:30 p.m. on Oct. 7

​​​Favored de Blasio fundraiser gets busted by feds

Had been appointed by mayor to three public committees

Posted at 5 p.m. on Oct. 7

​​​NYPD blue goes Pink for breast cancer awareness

Local precincts participating in month-long program

Posted at 9 p.m. on Oct. 8

​​​State education superintendents urge end to testing program

Want testing mandates to come from states, not federal government

Posted at 12:30 p.m. on Oct. 3

Keep up with new Riveters hockey team with team page

New women's league coming to Aviator in October

Posted at 10:15 p.m. on Sept. 3


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​​​New shopping mall set for Valley Stream

New stores set for site that was once a multiplex movie theater

Posted at 1:45 p.m. on Oct. 9

​​​Lawrence man missing from local bus

Officials think he may have passed through Rockaway

Posted at 8:45 p.m. on Oct. 8

​​​Robber hits Bank of America in Far Rockaway

Second Rockaway bank robbery in two weeks

Posted at 4:16 p.m. on Oct. 7

​​​Homeowners offer compromise on Surfing beach controversy

Ask that four beaches in target area be designated for surfing 

Posted at 9 p.m. on Oct. 2

​​Meet the 118 registered sex offenders who live in Rockaway 

Photos, court records, addresses for all of those who live on peninsula

Posted on Sept. 21 for permanent posting

Kid's View writes of traffic, hockey and the RTC

Nine-year-old girl posts summer column

Posted at5 p.m. on July 26

​Breaking News: ​The 35th shooting event on the peninsula this year with a confirmed shots fired just after midnight on Friday morning at 51-32 Beach Channel Drive. Police say they are looking for a black male in his 20s wearing an orange sweatshirt.

​​​King becomes U.S education head; angered parents, teachers

Commentary from onrockaway.com

Posted at 9:15 p.m. on Oct. 2

​​​Boat capsizes in wind, rain, five thrown overboard

Two boaters dead, three others remain in hospital

Posted at noon on Oct. 3

​​​Storm Update: Moving offshore

Passing storm will still bring rain, wind, flooding

Posted at 8 p.m. on Sept 30, updated at 11 a.m. on Oct. 2

​​​Locals seek compromise on surfing beach controversy

Community board committee makes no recommendations

Posted at 12:30 p.m. on Sept. 30

​​​Riveters lose practice game to FDNY team

Coach Wiseman sees lots of positives from game

Posted at 9:15 a.m. on Sept. 29