March 15, 2003 RSS feed / Community

Family Program Offered At St. Rose Of Lima

Are you concerned about the loss of family values? Would you like to enjoy a great family experience? Then join the parishioners at St. More...

Celebrating Women

The Sisters of St. Dominic of Amityville invite you to the "Beauty of the Spirit" Luncheon on Friday, June 20, at 11:30 a.m. at their Motherhouse located at 555 Albany Avenue, Amityville. More...

Rockaway Subway Riders Speak Out On Fare Increase

The MTA fare increase will affect many commuters from the Rockaway and Broad Channel areas. This week The Wave gave local straphangers the chance to share their thoughts. More...

A New Arrival!

Roberto and Yanacely are the proud parents of Judith Crespo. She was born on February 15, and weighed 7 lbs. 10 oz. Her grandparents are Robert and Carmen Crespo and Yolanda Aponte. More...

Celebrated Sixteenth!

Ronald Carroll, Jr. turned sixteen on February 26. He celebrated with his parents Bernadette and Ronald, his grand-parents, Linda and Jennifer, brother Coy and cousins. More...

Local Photographer Takes Second Prize

Steve Yaeger, artist, author and photographer has won second prize in black and white photography for his image, Tree Limbs. The photograph was enter-ed, along with two other pictures, in Gateway National Recreation Area More...

New Facility for Transit Bureau District 23

Rockaway More...

Police Test Set For June

Assemblywoman Audrey I. More...

RCA/Sorrentino Celebrates Black History

During the month of February, cellebrated around the nation as Black History Month, the Rockaway Civic Association/Sorrentino Recreation Center Seniors were busy celebrating Black history as well. More...

Roy Reuther Installation Ceremony

Assemblywoman Audrey I. Pheffer served as Installing Officer for the 2003 Roy Reuther Tenants More...

P.S. 106 Celebrates Black History Month

On Friday, February 28, P.S. 106 of District 27 celebrated Black History Month with a luncheon prepared and provided by the parents. More...

Adult CPR At Broad Channel School

P. S. 47 in Broad Channel sponsored a CPR course at the school for staff and parents on Monday, March 3, 2003. The course instructor, Walter Nelon, provided an informative and entertaining program. More...

Smith Sponsors Town Hall Meeting On March 20

State Senator Malcolm A. Smith announced that he is sponsoring a Town Hall Meeting on "Predatory Lending Practices and the Law More...

Barnum & Bailey Circus Truly ‘The Greatest Show On Earth’

Commentary By Howard Schwach

The Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Circus has, for more years that I can remember, been billed as "The Greatest Show On Earth." More...

Name Street For ‘Bells’ Belson

City Councilman Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr., has announced that the corner of Beach 92 Street and Holland Avenue is to be named for Firefighter Stephen (Bells) Belson, who died in the line of duty at the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. More...

Famous Airplane Displayed

The "Candy Bomber" pilot was an icon who became synonymous with the Berlin Airlift Mission. More...

Increased Transit Fares Impact Rockaway

Rockaway residents may soon be taking another hit in the pocketbook as the operators of local private bus companies try to follow the Metro-politan Transit Authority More...

A Fourth Generation Arrives!

Catherine Eva O More...

Timothy Completes Basic

Air Force Airman Jonathan W. Timothy, son of Sheila Dudley of Arverne, has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. More...

Women’s Industrial League Celebrates Black History Month

The Women More...

Musicians At Beach Channel Get Boost From Kiwanians

Assemblywoman Audrey I. More...

Parade Committee Hosts Beach Club Breakfast

Rosemary Sullivan, on behalf of her family, invites the audience to enjoy the festivities of the James Conway Sulli- van Queens County Saint Patrick More...

RAA’s ‘Destinations’ Opens March 22

Rockaway Artists Alliance (RAA), in proud partnership with the National Park Service/Gateway National Recreation Area, presents "Destinations: Travel to Foreign and Not-So-Foreign Places. More...

Junior Rangers Meet On March 15

On Saturday, March 15, at 1 p.m., the National Park Service will sponsor a children More...

Pheffer Wants To Make Pre-K The Law

Assemblywoman Audrey I. Pheffer introduced an amendment to the state constitution that would make pre-kindergarten and kindergarten a permanent part of New York More...

Coca-Cola Scholar Search Yields 2 Local Semifinalists

Anna Sloush, a student at Beach Channel High School and resident of Rockaway Park; and Kareem Edwards, a student at Thomas Edison Vo-Tech High School, have been selected from over 100,000 applicants nationwide as semifinalists in the 2002-2003 Coca-C More...

Book Drive Offered By Starbucks

The public is invited to donate new and gently used books for Long Island kids at any of the Starbucks retail locations on Long Island during the All Books for Children Book Drive. More...

Student Serves On Commencement Committee

Latoya Leatrice Lawrence of Rockaway, NY, a senior majoring in child and family studies in the College of Human Services and Health Professions at Syracuse University, served as a member of the University More...

Video Highlights Changes in Catholic-Jewish Relations

The Rockaway Catholic-Jewish Council and the Men More...


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