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Belle Harbor »

Crime Surges 77 Percent in Rockaway Precinct Over Last Five Years

The 100th Precinct saw the jump, while the neighboring 101st Precinct saw a 47 percent spike.

Rockaway Park »

Detective Who Shot Partner Had Been Drinking in Rockaway Bar: Sources

Jay Poggi and Matt Sullivan were drinking at the Wharf Bar & Grill before the accident, sources say.

Belle Harbor »

Schumer Says City 'Taking Sweet Time' Dispersing Sandy Aid

Schumer was in the Rockaways to discuss a relief bill for flood insurance.

Belle Harbor »

Neighbors Deliver Help to Family of Mailman Who Died in Sandy

The family of Rick Gold has received support from neighbors who knew the friendly mailman. 

Rockaway Beach »

New York City to Demolish at Least 200 Homes in Wake of Sandy

Some 500 additional homes may be razed in the wake of the monster storm.

Belle Harbor »

Rockaway Parents Prefer Homeschooling to Relocating Kids to Other Schools

Rockaway parents prefer home-schooling and summer school to relocating their kids to other schools.

Belle Harbor »

Beloved Harbor Light Pub, the 'Rockaway Cheers,' Destroyed by Sandy

The Harbor Light Pub, which held the community together after 9/11 and Flight 587, burned to the ground.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

City Commemorates Flight 587 Crash 10th Anniversary

The anniversary of the crash of American Airlines Flight 587 was marked around the city on Nov. 12, 2011.