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Far Rockaway mom loses both sons after teen gunned down 2 blocks from his brother

FAR ROCKAWAY – They say lightning doesn’t strike the same place twice, but for Sharon Plummer it did, tragically.

Two of her children, 18-year-old Shawn Plummer and 16-year-old Neshawn Plummer were murdered two blocks apart from one another in Far Rockaway on Seagirt Avenue in a span of only three years. 350 more words


Teen shot to death blocks away from where older brother was killed in 2012

FAR ROCKAWAY, Queens — A 16-year-old boy was pronounced dead Tuesday, days after being shot close to  the same block where his older brother was killed years earlier in Queens. 328 more words


Officials: 2 Dead In Far Rockaway Fire

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Two people have been killed in a house fire in Far Rockaway, Queens, officials said.

The blaze was reported around 1 p.m.  407 more words


Health Department Investigating Small Cluster Of Mumps Cases In Far Rockaway

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The Health Department said it is investigating a small cluster of mumps cases in Far Rockaway, Queens.

They are asking anyone who has been sick to stay home while still infectious, CBS2 reported. 33 more words


Mayor De Blasio Unveils Plans For Affordable Senior Living In Far Rockaway

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Mayor Bill de Blasio made good on another campaign promise on Thursday, announcing more affordable living space for seniors.

In two years, the dirt lot at Beach Channel Drive and Beach 34th Street in Far Rockaway, Queen will be the site of affordable senior citizen housing. 145 more words


(Music) @ChinxMusic - Far Rock Ft Stack Bundles

Here’s a new song reuniting the Riot Squad as Chinx and Stack Bundles trade bars on “Far Rock.” This is off of Chinx’s forthcoming debut album, Welcome To JFK, due out August 14. 13 more words