In The Spotlight
Photos making their way around local social media pages have been causing alarm over the past week, several local photographers have shown that the beachside ramp on Beach 92nd Street, has become a direct path into the ocean when high tide hits. The sea’s encroachment of the ramp has made for unique photos, but a scary reality. The beaches are continuing to disappear. Even worse? Components of the brand new multi-million dollar boardwalk are starting to fail as a result.
A recent photo by
Earlier this month, as New Yorkers gave an anemic turnout to the voting booths, resident-shareholders of Dayton Beach Park (DBP) co-op, a New York City supervised Mitchell-Lama Development located in Rockaway Beach, anxiously awaited the results of a battle of their own — the Board of Directors election. However in a surprise twist, all votes were thrown out due to suspicions of voter fraud.
On November 1, NYC Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) issued a memo to all
Foodies! No need to cross the bridges for a cuisine adventure. Just stroll down Rockaway Beach Boulevard’s Restaurant Row, and get a bellyful of new culturally diverse food fare options and the heralded return of a notorious favorite.
The days may be shorter with frigid temperatures, but take the plunge into new West Indian dive, Best Caribbean Restaurant & Grill, and transport yourself to a tropical island paradise, where the food, coupled with the soft reggae music playing in the
As hundreds of folks across the peninsula and Broad Channel are hungrily anticipating Thanksgiving with visions of sumptuously prepared moist turkey, stuffing, sweet potato pie, cranberry sauce (need I continue?) dancing in their heads, some local folks have banded together to provide the same to local families in need.
Starting this past Monday, November 20, Edwin Williams and Jeffrey William-Maisonett of Arverne civic association, The Heart of Rockaway (THOR), and Florence Fergurson, board