February 15, 2003 RSS feed / Front Page

Doppler Radar On Line At Floyd Bennett

The controversial Terminal Doppler Weather Radar System (TDWR) that warns planes at both John F. Kennedy and LaGuardia Airports of deadly wind shear conditions went on line last week. More...

‘Treat Us With Respect’

Workers from the Sheldon R. Weaver Day Care Center, located at 1279 Redfern Avenue, took to the street this week in a battle to obtain a contract, better working conditions, benefits, and salary increases. More...

Community

Addabbo: ‘Insure TA Worker Safety’

City Councilman Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr., a member of the Council More...

Saluting Black History Month

The Wave is proud to present this latest feature in our annual salute to Black History Month. More...

Controversy Grows Over Choice Of BCHS Principal

John Marcus is the acting principal of Beach Channel High School. More...

Editorial/Opinion

Developing Beach 116 Street

The health of Rockaway More...

The ‘G-Man’ Will Be Missed

Gary G. Toms, better known to his many readers as the "G-Man," is working on his last issue of The Wave this week. More...

Letters

A Realistic Alternative

I am writing this article out of concern for the young people in our community. Far Rockaway, New York has become a focal point of intensive Urban Renewal. More...

Celebrate Them Every Day

What is more important than not forgetting our loved ones?  Life is only precious because we know it will not last -- a memorial for the crash victims reminds us to celebrate them every day, in our own lives. More...

Community Must Heal

Unfortunately, we have all lost family members and friends throughout our lives. We do not revisit hospital rooms, nursing homes, and hospices, in order to feel close to our departed loved ones. More...

PS 114 Parents Talk Boycott

Parents say

Spurred by what parents are calling an "administrative nightmare," and the three-day suspension of a fifth grader who showed a friend a bright yellow plastic Nerf gun and was suspended for three days, many of those fifty parents present at More...

‘Heaven Over Rockaway’

The Rockaway community will finally have a tribute to honor the memory of those who died on September 11. More...

Weiner: Riis Pool Would Drown In Red Ink

For more years than many of us care to remember, an Olympic-style swimming pool at Riis Park has been a peninsula-wide dream. More...

Columnists

Beachcomber

Ten years ago this week, the Police Blotter column came back to The Wave after more than a dozen years on hiatus. Over the years, the interest in the blotter and its insertion in the paper has waxed and waned. More...

Broad Channel Bits

Happy Valentine's Day! Snow lovers really had a treat last week! When it first falls, the snow always looks so nice. It frosts trees, roofs and covers everything else with a fluffy clean blanket of whiteness. More...

Chatting With Chapey

Democratic District Leader
Lobbying In Albany To Protect Tenants: February 3 & 4 - 2003

On February 3rd and 4, 2003, I traveled to Albany to fight for stronger laws to protect tenants.  I was in Albany with other tenant advocates to support a bill in the Assembly, #2716A. More...

Sports

Lady Seahorses Dominate At Borough Championships

The Far Rockaway High School Lady Seahorses had a dream weekend. More...

Let The Trades Begin! A Metro Hockey Update

Hockey Columnist

This week More...

Stella Maris JV And Varsity Defeat St. Edmund

This past Tuesday both Stella Maris basketball teams hosted league competitor St. Edmund. SM More...

Obits

Obituaries

Christopher M. Brennan

Christopher Michael Brennan, born in Brooklyn, was a long time resident of Breezy Point who passed away on February 9, 2003. More...


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