The Rockaways

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Far Rockaway »

The city has activated its severe weather plans in anticipation of the storm, officials said.

Kew Gardens »

Joan Gennace-Purser said police coached her to finger Robert Jones in the murder of his ex-lover.

Lower East Side »

The Lower East Side's Knickerbocker Village and two buildings in the Rockaways got rebuilding funds.

Rockaway Beach »

Community leaders say they haven't been consulted about where the bathrooms will go.

Breezy Point »

More than 100 residents of the Rockaways neighborhood sued LIPA for negligence.

Arverne »

The Economic Development Corporation will examine whether a second stop would make sense.

Rockaway Park »

Weekday ferry service between the Rockaways and Manhattan will continue for at least another six weeks.

New York City »

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

Arverne »

Police responded to the Queens beach community to investigate.

Breezy Point »

The body of Marisha Cheong was found across from Bayside Avenue in Queens, police said.

New York City »

In a move linking two of 2012's tragedies, areas ruined by Hurricane Sandy will honor Sandy Hook victims.

New York City »

The city's new initiative promotes local businesses in some of Sandy's hardest hit neighborhoods.

New York City »

A coalition of Irish and Irish-American groups are heading to areas hardest-hit by Hurricane Sandy.

New York City »

Debris from Hurricane Sandy is uniquely dangerous for children, according to doctors at Mount Sinai.

Brownsville »

A vacant hospital wing got a second life as temporary home for elderly Sandy evacuees.