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NYC students win $20,000 for video about Sandy cleanup

FAR ROCKAWAY, Queens (PIX11) – The grand-prize winner in the NYC Department of Education’s “Build A Better School” Initiative is P.S. 43 in Far Rockaway, Queens. 93 more words


Queens Apartment Complex Sued Over Accusations Of Discrimination

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A Queens apartment complex is being sued after accusations of discrimination.

Two men each say they applied separately for an apartment in the Sand Castle apartment complex in Far Rockaway, Queens, but were turned down because they were using vouchers from the city’s HIV/AIDS program, WCBS 880’s Ginny Kosola reports. 165 more words


Climate Change is a Black Rights Issue

This Sunday, I’ll be marching on the front lines with the Rockaway Youth Task Force at the People’s Climate March. Vice President Silaka Cox will be one of seven speakers addressing a crowd expected to reach… 305 more words


New Video: Chinx- "Couple N*ggas"

Chinx continues his hot run with the visual for his latest single, Couple N*ggas off of Cocaine Riot 4 mixtape. Here, he takes us to his roots in Far Rockaway, NY and gives us a tour of where he calls home.

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Far Rockaway Shoreditch

I was on a research trip in Shoreditch for a university project when I stumbled across The Far Rockaway. I was drawn in by these bottles in the window with various portraits drawn on them. 143 more words

Far Rockaway mom collects school supplies for students in need

FAR ROCKAWAY, Queens (PIX11) – From pencils and notebooks to crayons and erasers, back-to-school season can be a financial strain for many poverty-stricken families.

Far Rockaway mom Angela Hines knows this first hand. 263 more words

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NYPD searching for missing Queens 16-year-old last seen Thursday

FAR ROCKAWAY, Queens (PIX11) — The NYPD is asking for the public’s help in locating a missing 16-year-old from Queens.

Nicholas Heaven of 57-07 Shore Front Parkway in Far Rockaway was last seen at a home at 181 E 92nd St. 99 more words