August 29, 2014 RSS feed / Columnists

Broad Channel Bits

How else can you start this week’s BC Bits column with any other phrase but “Mardi Gras is coming!” Get your very last chance to win $10,000. Buy a raffle ticket for $100. Buy it yourself or split with friends. But do it now. More...

Official Point Of View

Our Rockaway Waterfront; A Critical Resource

I was born and raised in Rockaway and now I am proud to be raising my own two children here. As residents, we often overlook the valuable assets that have always been right under our nose. More...

Ocean Bay Family Day

Ocean Bay Houses Family Day had a little something extra besides food and music. More...

From The Artists Studio

Last Chance to Experience Rockaway!; ARTSPLASH

This is the final weekend to see the largest, most expansive, most important cultural event in the history of this peninsula, Rockaway! And it’s free. I can’t emphasize the significance of this community and cultural event enough. More...

An Intern’s Take

As our children prepare to return to school what can we say about the summer of 2014? When they talk about current events what will be the topic of discussion? More...

Eye On Rockaway

Why No For Ferry, Yes For Bus Drivers?

When he was public advocate, Mayor de Blasio released a report titled “Doing Less With More: How School Transportation Is Failing Students And Taxpayers.” It outlined the problems with the school busing system in the city, especially for More...

Slice Of Life

Ode To Summer

As I sit here pondering what I should write, a horrifying thought occurred to me: This is my final summer column. Labor Day is here, so it is back to school and for many Rockaway ites, back to work. More...

Dispatches

Our Mission in Rockaway

We know the community has concerns about the new facility for homeless families in the former DayTop Village building in Far Rockaway. At Housing Bridge, we understand why this type of facility is often met with hesitation. More...

Looking Back

The Wave’s archives were largely lost to Hurricane More...

Beachcomber

Working with NYC Department of Environmental Protection (DEP), the Housing Recovery Office (HRO) has identified more than 1,500 homeowners eligible for a NYC Build it Back nonrefundable credit of $750 on their next water bill. More...

The Inner Voice

Love is such an important force in our lives. So many of the songs we hear on the radio and movies we watch deal with love. But what does it mean to each one of us? More...

Simon Says...

Last Monday evening I attended a meeting of the Roxbury People’s Association where I spoke, and was told that I gave an impassioned speech about saving the Rockaway ferry, I urged everyone to attend the rally on Thursday. More...

Dorothy Dunne

Councilman Eric Ulrich was instrumental in the co-naming of Beach 221st Street and Rockaway Point Boulevard as “Sergeant Gerard J. More...


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