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Rockaway hosts 6th Annual Rockstock and Barrels Surf Festival
Rockaway hosts 6th Annual Rockstock and Barrels Surf Festival
News Terence M. Cullen 6/26/2012 at 8:30AM

The waves were low, but spirits were high over the weekend as people flocked south to hang ten — or just hang out. The Sixth Annual Rockstock and Barrels Surf Festival, held on Saturday, June 23 in Rockaway Beach, celebrated the surfing culture that has been revived in the area, along with hosting competitions in [...]

Escaping with The Yes Team
Escaping with The Yes Team
Arts & Music Bob Doda 10/27/2011 at 12:07PM

While so many people just dream of leaving their troubles behind, packing a van full of essentials and heading to the Pacific Ocean, The Yes Team actually did it. In what they dubbed “The Kindness of Strangers Tour,” The Yes Team – a folk, pop and roll band straight out of Astoria featuring young musicians [...]