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Kimberly Dole
May 22, 2020 - 4:41 pm
Officials on Friday afternoon pulled out a man who drowned after he went swimming with two others at Rockaway Beach.
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Kimberly Dole
December 19, 2019 - 8:34 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Officials are investigating after a man was fatally shot outside a Queens supermarket Wednesday night. Police say the 45-year-old man was standing outside the Key Food Supermarket located on Rockaway Beach Blvd. at Beach 88th Street in the Rockaway Beach section, just after...
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Rockaway Beach search
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1010 WINS Newsroom
October 04, 2019 - 4:25 pm
The search for two teens on Rockaway Beach has been scaled back because of rough currents.
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Rockaway Beach
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1010 WINS Newsroom
September 07, 2019 - 10:42 am
Beach across New York City remained closed Saturday, with weather officials warning of rough surf and dangerous rip currents.
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Kimberly Dole
August 05, 2019 - 6:33 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police are searching for a missing 15-year-old boy from Queens after he went swimming with some friends and one of the friends’ stepdad near Bay Breeze Park in Rockaway Beach. Authorities responded to the scene at 87-66 Beach Channel Drive after getting a call around 5 p.m...
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Kimberly Dole
July 25, 2019 - 2:10 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A Lime bike exploded in flames in Rockaway Beach while someone was riding it and burning the its rider's leg. FDNY responded and extinguished the fire after the electric bike's battery apparently overheated and exploded just after 8:45 p.m. Wednesday near 79th Street and...
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Rockaway Beach
Roger Stern/1010 WINS
September 16, 2018 - 11:15 am
Recovery efforts were underway at Rockaway Beach Sunday morning, to find a teenage swimmer that went missing Saturday afternoon.
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The beach in the Rockaways.
Dreamstime
August 13, 2018 - 6:21 am
Recovery efforts were underway in Far Rockaway on Monday morning to find a woman swept away by high tide.
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A pilot program for dockless biking in the Rockaways.
Carol D'Auria/1010 WINS
July 13, 2018 - 2:49 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Move over Citi Bike, there's a new dockless bike program in town. Getting around the Rockaways was never vey easy, but now City Councilman Donovan Richards says that's about to change. "For a very long time this community was last when it came to everything, but I 'm proud...
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The beach in the Rockaways.
Dreamstime
July 01, 2018 - 1:35 pm
New York City is reopening parts of Rockaway Beach.
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