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Rockaway Beach »

Hip Upscale Motel and Restaurant Complex to Open in Rockaway Beach

Playland Motel will consist of summer rental rooms, three bars, two restaurants and a retail boutique.

Jamaica »

College Student Found Dead In Rockaways Remembered as Rising Design Star

Marisha Cheong had plans of owning an interior design firm before she vanished and was found dead.

New York City »

City to Issue Special Food Aid to Families Hit Hard by Sandy

The SNAP benefits are for families in areas including Red Hook, the Rockaways and Coney Island.

Arverne »

Teenager Arrested for Fatally Shooting Man in the Rockaways, Police Say

Barshem Sanford, 17, was charged with fatally shooting Davis Devon at 146 Beach 59th St., police said.

New York City »

President Obama Visits Staten Island to See Hurricane Sandy Damage

The president flew over the Rockaways and toured Staten Island on Thursday.

Park Slope »

Bon Jovi Rocks Out for Poly Prep Hurricane Sandy Victims

Rocker Jon Bon Jovi played a benefit show to help Poly Prep families and faculty affected by Sandy.

South Ozone Park »

Rockaways Voters Turn Out Despite Sandy's Destruction

Disruptions to polling places after Hurricane Sandy could lower voter turnout in Rockaways, GOP worries.

New York City »

Relief Organizers Urge Good Samaritans to Focus on Cleanup Help

Demand for clothes has been met, but city's hardest hit still need people to help clean up after Sandy.

New York City »

Where to Find Food, Water and Heat in New York City

The city has opened new warming centers as the temperature plunges.

Manhattan »

New East River Ferry Service Gearing Up for June

A three-year pilot program connecting East 34th and Wall streets with Brooklyn and Queens is slated to start in June.