Far-Rockaway Info

Far-Rockaway, New York is located in Queens County. Zip codes in Far-Rockaway, NY include 11691, 11697, and 11694. The median home price in Far-Rockaway is $525,000 which is roughly $405/per square foot.

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23 hrs ago | LongIsland.com

New LIRR Train Schedules Start on September 2nd, 2014

Some of the changes have been made to accommodate new and ongoing construction projects and track repair programs.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

DNAinfo.com

Service Changes Will Hit 12 Subway Lines This Weekend

Service will be disrupted on the 1, 4, 5, 6, A, C, D, E, F, G, N, and R lines. 1 Line: From 11:30 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday, Bronx-bound 1 trains will not run between 96th Street and Van Cortlandt Park-242nd Street due to repair work at 168th Street and 181st Street and the area of 125th Street.

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Sun Aug 10, 2014

Newsday

Queens woman killed in motorcycle accident

A 31-year-old Queens woman was killed early Sunday when she lost control of her motorcycle and struck a telephone pole in Inwood, Nassau Police said.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

DNAInfo.com

Service Changes Will Hit 13 Subway Lines This Weekend

This is because of track panel installation near Jackson Avenue and Prospect Avenue.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

New York Daily News

Boardwalk Empire shoot brings Far Rockaway beach back in time

Filming for the hit HBO show Boardwalk Empire made Far Rockaway look like Atlantic City in the 19th Century.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

DNAInfo.com

'Tanning Tables' Proposed for Rockaway Beach Boardwalk

The Parks Department is proposing building "tanning tables" on the new Rockaway Boardwalk , but the idea has locals seeing red over concerns about people spending the night, improper use by skateboarders and the risk of skin cancer.

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

NY1

Fishing Trips Are Also Scenic in Brooklyn's Sheepshead Bay

It's the city's most populous borough but in the neighborhood of Sheepshead Bay there's a small fishing town feel.

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Sun Aug 03, 2014

13WHAM

LIRR train hits man on tracks; service suspended

An MTA spokesman says a Long Island Railroad train hit a man on the tracks early Sunday.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

DNAInfo.com

Service Changes Planned for 13 Subway Lines This Weekend

Service changes are slated to affect 13 subway lines Friday night through Monday morning as extensive MTA work takes place.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

New York Daily News

EXCLUSIVE: Group of families to file second lawsuit challenging teacher tenure

In a suit to be filed in Albany on Monday, seven families will charge that their children are underserved in schools due to incompetent teachers - who only kept their jobs because of tenure rules that violate the kids' constitutional right to a sound education.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

DNAInfo.com

Service Changes Planned For 12 Subway Lines This Weekend

Service changes are set to affect 12 subway lines Friday night through Monday morning as the MTA continues widespread maintenance and construction.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

New York Daily News

Cops grill suspect who allegedly killed man with screwdriver

Royann Ennis, 31, was stabbed in the chest with a screwdriver during a confrontation over money in Far Rockaway in Queens on Wednesday.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Queens Crap

Sand unswept in Far Rockaway

"Today, went to Beach 20th Street in Far Rockaway. Was oddly amused with the amount of sand on the boardwalk.

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