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Arverne »

Camp Rockaway Raises $50K to Help Start Seaside 'Glamping' Retreat

The "glamping" camp looks to bring glamorous tents along the peninsula's water.

Broad Channel »

Federal Grant Will Help Restore Jamaica Bay's Oysters and Wetlands

Three projects for the bay — including one to restore oysters — won grants from the government.

Jamaica »

Ferry to JFK Airport Runs Aground in Jamaica Bay During Trial Run

The Seastreak from Far Rockaway hit a sandbar formed by Hurricane Sandy, authorities said.

Arverne »

Designer Hopes to Bring 'Glamping' to Rockaway With Throwback Tent Camp

Kent Johnson hopes to get the tents in Camp Rockaway up by Memorial Day 2015.

Williamsburg »

DEP Offers $6 Million in Green Project Grants

The NYC DEP is encouraging groups to apply for $6 million in new funding for green projects.

Arverne »

Underground 'Last Dragon' Pizza Shop Pops Up in Rockaway

The chef, who works from home as a graphic designer, makes the specialty pies two days a week.

Rockaway Beach »

New Top-Tier Research Institute, Conservancy Coming to Jamaica Bay

There will also be a $100 million grant competition to fund projects that enhance the wildlife habitat.

Rockaway Beach »

Paddleboards, Canoes and Pedal Cars Coming to Queens Waterfront

A California-based rental company opened new locations at Jacob Riis Park.

New York City »

A Train Subway to Resume Service to Rockaways

Subway service on the A train to the Rockaways will resume on May 30, the governor announced Thursday.

New York City »

Film Made During Hurricane Sandy Debuts at Tribeca Film Festival

The new film by Sam Fleischner was shot during the superstorm and makes its hometown debut this week.

Breezy Point »

Woman Found Dead in Rockaways Had Two Broken Arms, Sources Say

Marisha Cheong, 24, may have been thrown off a bridge into Jamaica Bay, sources said.

New York City »

President Obama Approves New Natural Gas Pipeline in Brooklyn and Queens

The pipeline will run beneath the Rockaways, Jamaica Bay and Floyd Bennett Field.

New York City »

Cuomo Slams ConEd, LIPA as Utilities Fear Nor'Easter Challenges

Governor Andrew Cuomo slammed the city's electricity suppliers for their "lack of performance."

New York City »

Dumped Sewage Contaminating City Waterways, Officials Say

The Department of Environmental Protection said that sewage has rendered waterways unsafe.

Marine Park »

Brooklyn's Dead Horse Bay Attracts Urban Explorers

The Bay is strewn with artifacts from a 1950s landfill.

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