NBC: Queens Family Gets New Home for Thanksgiving
November 28, 2013
More than a year after Sandy ravaged our area, one family in Breezy Point can celebrate Thanksgiving this year in the confort of their new home, thanks to the help of RBBC & the developers of Arverne by the Sea.
Arverne Celebrates Halloween
November 15, 2013
Dozens of children and their families came out for an annual Halloween event at Arverne by the Sea (ABTS). More than 50 people took part in the Halloween festivities at the park in the Breakers neighborhood of ABTS on Saturday, October 26th. Children enjoyed games and activities, a bouncy play[.....]
Benjamin-Beechwood Helping to Rebuild Breezy Point
October 31, 2013
Benjamin-Beechwood’s Rockaway Beach Boulevard Construction company is working to create foundations for the future. Check out the remarkable timelapse feature from NBCNews, capturing the stalwart progress of the rebuild project, after more than 400 homes in Breezy Point were damaged by Hurricane Sandy.
MAYOR BLOOMBERG ANNOUNCES CONTINUATION OF WEEKDAY ROCKAWAY FERRY SERVICE AND ENHANCED WEEKEND SERVICE BEGINNING JULY 4th
May 29, 2013
Continuation of Weekday Service for At Least the Next Six Weeks Will Provide Additional Commuting Option for Rockaway Residents Enhanced Weekend Service, Including New Stop, Will Bring Visitors and Economic Activity to Beaches and Businesses Impacted By Hurricane Sandy Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg, City Council Speaker Christine C. Quinn,[.....]
New Rockaways YMCA Eyes Fall Opening
May 8, 2013
After hitting a setback when Hurricane Sandy hit, plans to open a new YMCA in the Rockaways are back on track. Originally scheduled to open in June, it’s the first YMCA in the Rockaways, an area badly hit by the storm. The facility is 12 feet above[.....]