Dalilah Muhammad readies for Rio Olympics’ final 400m hurdle contest

If the numbers are any indication, Rochdale’s own Dalilah Muhammad stands poised to have a strong win for Team USA at tonight’s Olympic finals in Rio de Janeiro.  Ms. Muhammad, a native New Yorker,  recently hurdled her way past the … Continue reading

Rochdale Village gathers to watch Olympic contender Dalilah Muhammad

Rochdale Village residents are gathering together for a three-day viewing party in support of their community’s Olympic contender, Dalilah Muhammad.  Dalilah is running 400m hurdles on behalf of Team USA in the track and field category.  The viewing parties will span three days based upon  Ms. … Continue reading

Rochdale Village focused on 400-meter hurdles in Rio Olympics

The Rochdale Village community has their eyes trained on the contest for the women’s 400-meter hurdles at the 2016 Rio Olympics.  That’s because resident Dalilah Muhammad will be competing on behalf of Team USA. Dalilah began her illustrious track and field … Continue reading

Rochdale’s own Dalilah Muhammad competes in Olympic games in Rio

Dalilah Muhammad is literally hurdling her way to track and field stardom with every running competition she performs.  At the age of seven she began participating in the NOVAS Track Club at Rochdale Village where she showed great promise. By 2007, … Continue reading

Rochdale Village board of directors ratifies mall’s redesign and expansion

Members of the Rochdale Village Board of Directors recently ratified plans for Marion Scott Realty Inc. to proceed with renovation of Big Mall #1 located at Guy R. Brewer and Baisley Boulevards.  The mall’s facelift is the first major one … Continue reading

Deserving Queens NY teens to receive free prom dresses at Rochdale Village

Rochdale’s Youth Planning Committee recently teamed up with Operation Prom, a non-profit organization, to conduct the first ever Prom Dress Giveaway at the complex. Continue reading

Rochdale Village Opens Tech Center for Jamaica Co-op Residents

Rochdale Village  hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony to mark the official opening of its tech center in the Jamaica Queens community.  The celebratory event was sponsored by Rochdale Village Social Services, New York State Assemblywoman Vivian E. Cook and the … Continue reading

Rochdale Village Urban Garden

  Harvest time is in full-effect at the Rochdale Village Urban Garden in Jamaica Queens New York. Representatives for the garden manned a booth at the cooperative’s recent Fall Festival and what a bounty they displayed.  This season, farmers of … Continue reading

Rochdale Village Turns 50: Finally!

My how time flies! After a much heralded countdown, numerous special events, blog posts, facebooking and a black tie gala to beat the band, Rochdale Village has finally turned 50. The date is connected with when the “first-move-in’s” took possession … Continue reading