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Breaking News: Wednesday, July 1
Former State Senator Malcolm Smith was sentenced to seven years in prison in connection with his scheme to bribe Republican committee leaders to give him the Republican nod for mayor in 2013.
Important News: Thursday, July 2
The Independence Day holiday officials begins at midnight on Thursday, July 2 this year. That means weekend and holiday restrictions in Rockaway begin at that time. Motorist who park normally on streets with weekend and holiday parking restrictions tonight might well find a ticket on their car in the morning.
Important News: Tuesday, June 23
Tuesday, June 23, is the first anniversary of onrockaway.com. When it first began a year ago today stories posted on the new hyper-local, digital newspaper got 50 or 60 hits and it was exciting if individual stories got more than 125 hits.
onrockaway.com has quickly become your digital news choice for local news and commentary. After 45 years as a professional journalist and at the age of 75, digital journalism continues to amaze me, but we will only continue to get better in our service to the communities we serve.
Thank you to all of our loyal readers,
Howie Schwach, editor and founder
Will decide on zoning changes for Rockaway, city
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Posted at 10 a.m. on June 24, updated at 9 a.m. on June 25
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