June 19, 1999 RSS feed / Front Page

Triple Shooting Solved

100th Chalks Up second Homicide Of Year

Rohan Fung was arrested last week and charged with the murder of James Powell that took place during a shooting incident connected to a foiled robbery attempt on Sunday, May 23. More...

Homicide, Suicide On Beach 67 Street

Carolyn Knight, 28, of Beach 67 street, Arverne, was shot to death Tuesday night in front of her Beach 67 street, Arverne home by her boyfriend Almondo Joseph who then turned the gun on himself and committed suicide with one shot to his head. More...

Columnists

Boyle-ing Points

Although Jerry Lucas, Emil Lucev and I might be the only ones to recall ….this space did float the idea last fall that the Knicks with the addition of Latrell Sprewell might become a championship team. More...

Chatting With Chapey

Rabbi Joseph Weiss and Sylvan Klein Honored.

On June 11, 1999 and June 13, 1999 our community celebrated three historic, remarkable and memorable events. More...

Dorothy Dunne

Caitlin Ferguson graduated from Maura Clark Junior high School last Friday evening with flying colors. More...

Editorial/Opinion

Fighting The Empire

If the City of New York is Darth Vader, then Broad Channel is Luke Skywalker, the overmatched kid with the heart of gold who has "The Force" on his side. More...

Obits

Obituaries

Russell M. Bradley Of Broad Channel-Funeral services for Russell M. Bradley were held Thursday, June 17 at the Hillbrand Funeral Home, Broad Channel. More...

Charged With Sex Abuse

Ismael Rodrigus, 20, of 71-15 Beach channel Drive, was arrested Friday night and charged with sexual abuse 1, sexual abuse 3, and endangering the welfare of a child. More...

Cops, Wave Get Their Man

McDonald's Shooter Caught By CRIMESTOPPER Tip

Spencer Preston, who was the subject of a recent "Most Wanted" column in The Wave was apprehended by Detective Savine of the 100 Precinct Detective Squad last weekend thanks to a tip received by CRIMESTOPPERS. More...

Rockaway Park Association: End Water Bill Problems Now!

Do you have water bill questions? Do you want water saving ideas? Look no further. More...

Rugby Fest On Saturday

Rugby is the name of the game this weekend in Rockaway. The 23rd annual 7’s tournament takes place at Fort Tilden on Saturday beginning at 9:30 a.m, and running until 6 p.m. More...

Sports

Graybeards Hoops

Early Beards Catch Worms

Haggard, hunched souls with vacant stares and coffee breath shuffle outside St. Francis DeSales. Untied sneakers, wild hair, unshaven mugs. The random, sudden, and funny sound followed by that odd aroma…. More...

SFDS 4th Grade Girls Soccer Team Excels

Forwards Traci Corsello, Kerri Gallagher, Eileen Little and Annie Schneider played a great forward position during the season and especially in the playoff and championship games. The girls played a tough game. More...

Perfection!

Boyle Hurls Perfect Game

One of the highlights of the Rockaway Little League season occurred Sunday, June 13. Kevin Boyle, ace of the pitching staff of Baskin Robbins, pitched a perfect game. More...

Letters

A Great Performance

Dear Editor: As a graduate of Far Rockaway High School I was glad to learn that scenes from West Side Story were being performed at the school. More...

Thanks Are In Order

Dear Editor: Kindergarten, first and second grade parents at PS 114 owe a round of applause to Susan Rosen for the beautiful all-white outfits children will wear for the annual Dance Festival next week. More...

Salute To Vets

Dear Editor: A little bit of a sideline about last week's Memorial Day parade....As I marched with the Jewish War Veterans there was a lady who called to each of us as we passed, saying, "Thank you, Thank you." More...


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