The city is finally repairing the boardwalk connecting Hamilton Beach and Howard Beach after Superstorm Sandy made it dangerous to use.
The body of a man was found inside a garbage bag in the Rockaways Monday morning, police said.
Worries about splinters when walking barefoot in the Rockaways might be gone by next summer under Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s plan to restore the boardwalk. But others say rebuilding the span should not be priority number one. The mayor told the editorial board of The Wave, the Rockaway’s local weekly newspaper, that it probably won’t be [...]
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