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WNYC News

Summer Is Construction Season in the Rockaways

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Welcome to the new beach season in the Rockaways. But beware the backhoes.

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WNYC News

New Survey Lets You Design New Rockaway Boardwalk

Thursday, October 31, 2013

What kind of boardwalk would you like to walk on? One with smooth concrete or or one that's rougher? Colorful or sparkly? The Parks Department is seeking input from the public before it finalizes plans to rebuild the Sandy-damaged boardwalk in the Rockaways.

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New Jersey News

NJ Boardwalk Fire Caused By Faulty Wiring

Tuesday, September 17, 2013

The boardwalk fire that destroyed more than 50 businesses along the Jersey Shore was caused accidentally by wiring affected by Sandy, authorities said Tuesday.

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WNYC News

Transit, Park Woes Continue in the Rockaways, Six Months After Sandy

Sunday, April 28, 2013

A lovely spring weekend warmed up the Rockaways, but residents acknowledged the six-month anniversary of Sandy's devastation with a list of ongoing challenges, large and small.

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WNYC News

Long Beach Gathers Opinions from Residents, Visitors on Boardwalk Rebuilding

Monday, February 18, 2013

The city of Long Beach, Long Island is collecting opinions from residents and visitors, as it moves forward with plans to rebuild its boardwalk. Officials say they’re hoping to replace at least part of the more than two-mile boardwalk, which was heavily damaged by Sandy, in time for the summer season.

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WNYC News

Boardwalk Shooting Victim Remembered

Friday, June 10, 2011

The high school senior who was shot and killed on Thursday on the Brighton Beach boardwalk is being remembered in her Harlem neighborhood. No arrests have been made in the Brooklyn shooting.

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WNYC News

Brighton Beach Residents React to Boardwalk Shooting

Friday, June 10, 2011

Residents of Brighton Beach, Brooklyn are calling for more police presence after a boardwalk shooting that left a teenage girl dead and four men wounded Thursday.

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Slate Culture Gabfest

Slate: The Culture Gabfest: The Velveteen Gabfest Edition

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

In this week's Culture Gabfest, our critics discuss the new HBO series Boardwalk Empire and the controversial documentary Catfish. They are also joined by Slate contributor Joshua Wolf Shenk to talk about his series on creative pairs.

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