In The Spotlight
Hit us with your best shots! The 2nd Annual Rockaway Times Photo Contest is here. We know Rockaway is full of some talented photographers from amateurs to professionals, and we want to see what you got! You could wind up with a $500 top prize.
Community activist and columnist, John Cori, helped spearhead last year’s contest. “My main goal was to get people exposure. We have great photographers and all of these local people who see the beauty and wonderful backdrop of the peninsula, and we
"Candied yams and jumbo shrimp was delicious!”
“Impressed…The food was neat and clean. Catfish was not greasy, yams good, and a nice healthy portion of collard greens.”
“The mac and cheese, fried chicken and broccoli were scrumptious with nice healthy portions.”
“Great food and the staff have been nothing but sweet to me!”
After hearing the above reviews, I had to see and experience the ‘magic’ of Magic Soul Food’s branch in Far Rockaway for myself. However, after talking with the owners, I
Get your chops ready! Freshly made, gourmet croissant loaves, assortments of breads, muffins, peanut butter pretzel cookies, chocolate chip cookies, biscotti, focaccia — all this and more — will be at your fingertips at the new Rockaway Beach Bakery (RBB) store.
Well-known and accoladed former Manhattan pastry chef and now proprietor of RBB, Tracy Obolsky, first set up shop in Rockaway, doling out her popular croissants, sticky buns and quiches out of a camper van. According to Obolsky, as
Registration for the 2017 Rockaway Little League (RLL) baseball and softball season closes on Tuesday, February 28. Last year was another banner year for RLL with an increase in participation past pre-Sandy levels, higher quality play, and an increased emphasis on positive coaching. What will 2017 bring?
Registration for families is open online (www.rockawaylittleleagueny.siplay.com) through the last day of February. Signups for Tee Ball may be accepted in early March.
The regular season is