December 22, 2001 RSS feed / Front Page

Rough Seas For ‘Ocean House’ Far Rockaway Nursing Home Faces License Revocation

State officials have announced that they are moving forward with steps to revoke the operating certificate of Ocean House, located at 12-14 Heyson Road in Far Rockaway, which is a 125-bed not-for-profit care facility for the mentally disabled. More...

Columnists

Beachcomber

This must have been a slow news week for the New York Times Sunday edition. There were no less than three stories about Rockaway, none of which would have made the front page of The Wave. More...

Chatting With Chapey

PROFESSOR DUMBELDORF MEETS
PROFESSOR CHAPEY

Congressman Anthony Weiner sponsored a family viewing of Harry Potter for the Rockaway parents and children to enjoy. More...

Dorothy Dunne

Just returned from a fabulous, fabulous trip to the Magic Cities of Germany: Cologne, Dusselorf and Stuttgart to cover their Christmas Markets. It was under the auspices of The German National Tourist Board who treated us royally. More...

On The Block Ferry Subsidy Swept Away

By Howard Schwach

Will they love Rockaway in December as they did in May? Apparently, the answer to that question is a resounding "No." As part of Mayor Giuliani More...

Prominent Lawyer Arrested For Assault

What began as a series of letters to the editor in The Wave and a challenge from a local lawyer to a local hotel owner to open his hotel to public inspection turned first to a demonstration at the lawyer More...

Sports

Greater New York City Ice Hockey League, Squirt "B" Team

Once again, the Stars hit the road on Saturday, December 15, 2001 as they traveled to Rye, NY to face off against the Rye Mariners, a highly regarded "A" team. More...

Ode To The A: Yankees and Mets Hit Home Runs

Happy Holidays to each and everyone and may all of you have a safe and happy holidays. Families gather together, talk about what presents they got and chat about the good things that happened to them this year. More...

Rockaway B-Ball Star Keeps Flying High

Boston College freshman Clare Droesch continues playing well as Boston College improved their record to 6-2. They won over Quinnipiac 86-54 to improve BC More...

Editorial/Opinion

A Place For Those Less Fortunate

With all the new houses and apartments being constructed along the peninsula, many residents from the poorer sections have expressed concerns to The Wave that there will be no place for them during the "Rockaway Renaissance." With new polic More...

Budget Leaves Rockaway In The Cold

Way back before the summer began, before September 11, before Flight 587 skewered into Belle Harbor, there was a promise of a subsidized commuter ferry service from Riis Landing to Manhattan. More...


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