June 5, 1999 RSS feed / Front Page

House Vacated: Another One Bites The Dust

Another Rockaway Park house was issued a vacate order on the heels of last weeks closing of two unsafe homes and partial vacate of a third. More...

Rent Strike Called

They’re mad as hell, and they’re not going to take it anymore! More...

Columnists

Beachcomber

Police are employing a "zero tolerance" approach to beer drinking and loud music on the boardwalk. More...

Boyle-ing Points

Twenty one years ago---1978---Affirmed won racing’s Triple Crown. Although several have come close, no horse since has been able to win that sport’s greatest glory. More...

Chatting With Chapey

OWEN BAXTER: musical star of the Philip Port Cancer Luncheon.

Under the sign of Libra in the beautiful County of Cavan, in the midlands of Ireland, Owen Baxter arrived into this world - the youngest of six children in the Baxter family. More...

Editorial/Opinion

White Elephant To JFK

Perhaps it’s more fallout from term limits. More...

Obits

Obituaries

Guy W. Fisher,Photo Engraver - Private services were held for Guy W. Fisher at the Denis S. O’Connor Funeral Home of Rockaway Beach. More...

Eucharistic Congress Is Sunday At St. Rose

The Theme Is Unity:

This Sunday, June 6, the Feast of the Body and Blood of Christ, approximately 2,000 members of the eight Catholic parishes which make up the Rockaway cluster More...

Thursday Shooting; Suspect Flees

As The Wave was going to press, it was learned that a shooting took place about 1 p.m. Thursday afternoon at 5303 Beach Channel drive, a check cashing store. More...

Sports

Graybeards Basketball

The Old, The Bad, & The Ugly

If you see your local knee brace salesman smiling it can mean only one thing: Graybeards ’99 hoop action is underway. More...

Rockaway Little League

Looking For A Few Good Umps

Saturday brought Little League some fog to battle with. Consequently some of the games were called off. More...

Waldheim Report On Softball

I hope all Rockaway and Broad Channel residents are enjoying the pre-summer sun. I am glad to be back for another season of softball antics More...

Letters

Don’t Forget Us

The following is a letter I am forwarding to Douglas Sussman, Deputy Director of Government and Community Affairs for the MTA, which will become part of the official record for More...


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