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Rockaway Beach

  1. dun-dun
    Rockaway Beach Closed After the First Shark Attack in 70 YearsA 65-year-old woman is in serious condition after a shark bit her leg Monday evening. The beach was closed the following day as a precaution.
  2. neighborhood news
    New Hostel Changes Domestic Violence Room Names“I just don’t want to offend anyone,” said the owner.
  3. talking about the weather
    El Niño Supposedly Coming With Warmer WeatherWelcome back!
  4. hurricane sandy
    Army Corps of Engineers Literally Bringing Sand to the Beach in RockawayReversing Sandy with sand.
  5. hurricane sandy
    Fort Tilden Won’t Be Reopening Any Time SoonMaybe it could use a rest.
  6. hurricane sandy
    Bloomberg Tours Far Rockaway, Hears From Angry CitizensThe mayor got an earful from frustrated locals this morning.
  7. scary things
    People Keep Stepping on Needles at the BeachIt’s happened at least four times in the last three weeks.
  8. mavericks
    Pilot Who Landed Plane in Queens Got the Idea From Reality TVOr so he said after a series of nutty excuses.
  9. sharks
    Shark Sightings Rocked Rockaway Beach This WeekendIs it safe to go back in the water?
  10. neighborhood watch
    Chelsea to Get the ‘Ritz-Carlton of Gentleman’s Clubs’Will A-Rod really move to 15 CPW? Will we be able to watch strippers and eat steak and feel classy all at once in Chelsea? Tough questions abound in today’s boroughs report!
  11. neighborhood watch
    ‘Real Word: Brooklyn’ Will Not Be in BellTel Lofts After AllBut it will still be in Brooklyn — plus the much-mocked Prudential broker of Bushwick and the new urban prairies of Clinton Hill, all in our Friday boroughs wrap-up!