Posts Tagged: Resurgence

  • Rebuilt: Breezy Point’s fire zone

    Rebuilt: Breezy Point’s fire zone

    Few neighborhoods were as ravaged by Superstorm Sandy as Breezy Point. In the seaside community of just over 2,800 homes, 220 were lost to floods, and a raging fire in the densely populated wedge area destroyed another 135. In the weeks and months after the storm, rebuilding plans in the fire zone seemed in doubt.

  • Fast Forward: Two years after Hurricane Sandy, Rockaway rebounds

    Fast Forward: Two years after Hurricane Sandy, Rockaway rebounds

    In a few short days, residents across the tri-state area will mark the 2nd anniversary of Hurricane Sandy. In Rockaway, that date will be observed quietly, as there are no public events planned. As the rebuilding continues, there is cautious optimism about the future of the beach community. It seemed unfathomable just two years ago,

  • Update on The Tap & Grill

    Cayuga Capital partner Jamie Wiseman contacted rockawayist yesterday to discuss his plans renovate the Tap & Grill building on Beach 97th Street. Since the area is not zoned for transient housing, a hotel is not in the plans for the residential portion of the building. Instead, the 12 apartments will be renovated and offered as