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Mumps Outbreak Spreads in Far Rockaway, Officials Say

There have been three cases reported on the peninsula since Aug. 16, an official said. 

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Shark Reeled in Off Far Rockaway Beach

A fisherman caught it around 3:30 p.m. on Monday, a lifeguard said. 

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Rockaway Remains in NYPD's 'Areas of Concern' Even as Crime Drops Citywide

A deputy commissioner with the NYPD said the peninsula is a trouble area for crime.

Mott Haven »

New Job Training and Education Center to Open in South Bronx

The center run by America Works will open on Wednesday at 424 East 147th St.

Far Rockaway »

Woman Dies After Getting Butt Injections in Far Rockaway Home, Sources Say

The 34-year-old victim came with her mother to a Far Rockaway home for the procedure, sources said.

Rockaway Beach »

QUIZ: How Well Do You Know the Rockaway Peninsula?

Think you're far and away the expert on all things Rockaway? Find out with our quiz.

Midtown »

Service Changes Planned for 12 Subway Lines This Weekend

The 6, 7, A, C, D, E, F, J, M, N, Q and R trains are slated for service disruptions this weekend.

Far Rockaway »

Power Company's Plan Doesn't Protect Rockaway from Future Floods, City Says

PSEG's plan, in its second phase, has also cut funding to programs in Rockaway.

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'Complicated' and 'Flawed' Dispatch System Resulted in Fire Deaths: DOI

Jai'Launi and Aniya Tinglin, both 4, were killed in the April 19 fire in Far Rockaway. 

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8 Things You Didn't Know About Filming 'Boardwalk Empire' in NYC

"Boardwalk Empire" location manager Amanda Foley talked to DNAinfo New York about filming in NYC.

Far Rockaway »

6 City Lifeguards Caught Smoking Pot, Officials Say

The lifeguards were caught in a car on the Fourth of July, officials said.

Midtown »

What You Need to Know About Subway Service Changes This July 4th Weekend

The 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, A, C, D, E, F, G, N and R lines will all have service changes this holiday weekend. 

Breezy Point »

Struggling Homeowners Rip Build It Back Program at Town Hall

Residents shared tales of red tape and miscommunication about the rebuilding program.

Far Rockaway »

Four Fire Dispatchers Suspended After Fatal Rockaway Fire, Officials Say

The memo to the mayor also detailed a number of failings at the Queens dispatch center.

Far Rockaway »

Department of Investigation, DA Eyeing Response to Fatal Far Rockaway Fire

Ambulances did not arrive until more than 20 minutes after the fire was first reported.