Wave of Long Island
November 21, 2014 Edition
Champions Of Rockaway
Scarlett and Hunter Johansson co-hosted the second annual Champions of Rockaway fundraiser on Tuesda...
Gun Violence On The Rise
To address the rising threat of gun violence and to open a dialogue with concerned citizens, and pre...
DOT, Belle Harbor Inch Closer on Access
The Belle Harbor Property Owners Association (BHPOA), held a General Membership meeting at PS 114 o...
$4.5 Million Slated For Mott Avenue Corridor
All those meetings asking for local advice on how to spend recovery funds may finally be paying off...
Communities Envisioning The Future of Rockway
The Ocean Bay Community Development Corporation held a Community Planning and Envisioning workshop a...
Community Council Meeting Highlights Giving
The chilly weather didn’t hurt turnout at Tuesday’s 100th Precinct Community Council mee...
The Right Side Of Rockaway
Healthy Community Event Coming Up
The 101st Precinct Community Council has partnered with Emblem Health, Child Center of NY and the Po...
Finding Funding Workshop A Success
On Wednesday, Nov. 12, the Church of God Christian Academy hosted a free training workshop for faith...
A Tree For Justin
Teachers and students from the Beach Channel High School campus recently gathered to plant a memoria...
I was gratified to read Joanne Smith’s critique of the Common Core (CC) in the Nov. 14...
Books Come To Life At PS 253Q
The Cat in the Hat, Pocahontas, Robin Hood, Harry Potter, the Wimpy Kid, Superman, Gandalf, Groot an...
Playing It For YANA
Saturday, Nov. 8, saw a marathon evening of music made to support YANA (You Are Never Alone), the co...
After a successful drug bust while going undercover at a local high school, Jump Street partners, th...
Hollywood has a short memory. It has forgotten that the “waking-up-in-aweird world” scen...
House On The Rock Harvest Fest
Kids and their families turned out in droves on a sunny Saturday for the House on the Rock...
Memo from the RTC
The opening weekend of the Rockaway Theatre Company’s production of the reprise of the Faustia...
Doctors of the World Celebrates One Year
It has been a long first year since Doctors of the World open its clinic at 230 Beach 102nd Street i...
“Say what you want about Mike Bloomberg but he was a businessman who understood that punctuali...
An Intern’s Take
As the county prepares to learn the results of the grand jury in Ferguson and Staten Island, I can o...
Keeping It Real
Last week, as you know, the mayor showed up late for an event here in Rockaway on Beach 116th Street...
Slice Of Life
If you are a social media person you may have seen people posting things that they are thankful for ...
The New York Yankees have not made the playoffs for two straight seasons, and given their current ro...
Reign Of The Rovers!
The Rockaway Rovers Gaelic Football club won the FDNY Sean Tallon Memorial GAA U8 championship tourn...
New Unis, New Rules For RLL
At its annual open meeting on Nov. 13, the Rockaway Little League board of directors approved a seri...
Bass, blues and blackfish, the fall trio, made their presence known this past week, delighting angle...
History recognizes the first suggestion box as being used by the British Navy in 1770, and despite t...
It’s Just My Opinion
One would think living in a beach community, that summer would be my favorite season. The warm breez...
Storm Drain Danger
Dear Editor: The letter from Arley Tapirian published on Oct. 10 regarding “Storm Drain Danger...
Get A Watch
Dear Editor: Shame on you, Mayor de Blasio, for not being on time for the 13th anniversary of Fligh...
If Only He Took The Ferry…
Dear Editor: I note with interest that Mayor de Blasio arrived ‘by boat’ and some 20 min...
Lost Golf Club
Dear Editor: I am writing you to help me locate two retired nurses who golfed with my son and me on ...
Rita L. Cowell-Jarvis
Rita L. Cowell-Jarvis, a nurse’s assistant, died on Nov. 4. Born in Georgetown, Guyana, Cowell...
Peter J. McDonough
Peter J. McDonough, a Central Office Forman with the New York Telephone Company, died on Nov. 17. Mc...
Ronald J. Lemza
Ronald J. Lemza, a retired NYPD Police Officer, died on Nov. 11. A U.S. Marine veteran, Lemza serve...
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