RIOC Stumbles on a Field Permit

The Roosevelt Island United Football Club held its first tryouts on May 16 on the Octagon Park soccer field, despite  a dispute with the Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation (RIOC) over field permits.

Editorial: Tasting Democracy

There is no better way for Roosevelt Island to get noticed than to have the next President of the United States launch her campaign here. FDR Four Freedoms Park is the perfect setting.

The RIRA Column

Updates from the Island Services Committee, Roosevelt Island Day and the annual Blood Drive, Cornell and PS/IS 217, and the Summer hiatus

Planning a Pre-K, Too
Island Kids Finds a Scholarship Workaround

The Island Kids organization will have summer-camp scholarship funds after all.

Mother Nature thought we were getting just a little too heat-happy, so she drowned our enthusiasm in an ice bath. Push back with these summertime staples.

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