July 14, 2001 RSS feed / Columnists

Beachcomber

Rockaway resident Rachel Shapiro, who attends Midwood High School, was recently named by the Daily News to its All-Brooklyn High School softball All Star Team. The junior shortstop hit .571 last season with 28 RBI More...

Dorothy Dunne

Hope you all had a happy Fourth of July. Though the rain stopped before the fireworks got under way, the clouds remained to cover many of the pyrotechnic displays. However, there was still enough to enjoy. More...

From the G-Man by Gary G. Toms

Grubman: The Real "White Trash" More...

The Inner Voice by Marilyn Gelfand

So much of what we do is determined by what we think. Then we look at others and believe that they think and behave in a similar manner. We can More...

Meet The Irish by Harry McGuirk

Representative of Eire and the North of Ireland went to England to try to hammer out and finalize the Good Friday Peace Prospects. After two or three days of talk, however, some delegates were not pleased and left the talks. More...

Rockaway Short Takes by Howard Schwach

It seems clear now that the Rockaway Irish Festival is a thing of the past, a relic like most of "Rockaway More...

The Hollywood Report: with Garissa Thompson

Well hello there! Allow me to introduce myself. My name is Garrisa Thompson, and I am what they call a gossip columnist, baby. I More...

Chatting With Chapey

Congratulations to Joan Cashin and her family on the occasion of her graduation from Kingsborough Community College. More...

Dot on Roxbury by Dotty Taphouse

There were a couple of corrections from last week More...

From The Artists Studio by Susan Hartenstein

The suspense is over. The thirst is about to be quenched. Finally, after days of almost unbearable anticipation More...

Historical Views by Emil Lucev The Holland Dock –1918 and 1920

Before the Bayfront from Beach 88 Street to Beach 116 Street was bulkheaded and filled, Beach 92 Street More...

LOOKING BACKWARD What The Wave Said 20 Years Ago This Week

A roaring fire at 1600 Mott Avenue in Far Rockaway blazed uncontrollably Monday night, bringing fire companies from all over Queens to the peninsula. The raging fire destroyed a number of stores along the shopping strip. More...

On The Beach… With Beverly Baxter

"I don't know, maybe it's me, but I always noticed in all my years of living in Rockaway that you have to come through either Brooklyn or Queens to get here!" states a bewildered John Baxter as he wonders how the New York City Transit can be so negli More...


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