July 18, 2003 RSS feed / Front Page

Same Sand, Same Ocean, Very Different Rules

They have the same sand, sunshine and saltwater yet the beaches of Fort Tilden and Jacob Riis Park, two units of the Federal Gateway National Recreation Area operate very differently from the rest of Rockaway More...

Community

A Little Day Dumping

A worker in front of the new Duane Reade Pharmacy on Beach Channel Drive and Beach 116 Street prepares a hole in the concrete in order to complete the job. More...

Log On To Assist BC Volies To Get A Firehouse

An increasing number of people use the Internet on a regular basis to help them with their daily lives. The shop on-line, get the medication on-line, do their banking on-line and even, sometimes, find the love of their life on-line. More...

Beach 131 Street Residents Honor America

After a roll call at the crash site on Newport Ave., honoring the memory of their friends and neighbors who perished on 9/11/01 and 11/12/01, the thirteenth annual Rag-Tag Parade led by Grand Marshal Walter Douglas and Majorette Tracy Brennan stepped More...

Editorial/Opinion

Where Is Joe Addabbo When We Need Him Most?

Approximately 1,500 Rockaway residents jammed the boardwalk between Beach 116 Street and Beach 117 Street on July 9. More...

Editorial Comment by Robert Sarnoff

One Standard More...

Parks Commish On Beach Rules: Put It In Writing

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Tribute Park A No-Grow For 9/11

Rockaway residents who planned for a September 11 opening of the new Tribute Park are going to be disappointed. More...

Wave 110th Anniversary Issue Next Week

The Wave celebrates its 110th anniversary this month with the publication of a special 80-page edition in addition to its regular weekly edition on July 25. More...

FRHS Prom To Be Held 34 Years Late

The graduates of Far Rockaway High School class of 1970 happily announce their long awaited senior prom. Thirty-Four years ago the class of 1970 decided against having a senior prom, as it seemed inappropriate in the Vietnam era. More...

Columnists

Beachcomber

The Education Department has finally announced the names of those educators who will serve as instructional supervisors for specific schools in Rockaway. More...

Boyle-ing Points by Kevin Boyle

Notes from the Take Back the Beach Rally More...

Broad Channel Bits

When the space program was much younger than it is today, some people blamed the repeated space flights for unusual changes in the weather. "It More...

Sports

Mocean Wins Little League Major Championship!

Despite the awful spring weather, the Rockaway Little League players and families turned in another successful baseball campaign. This year More...

Angels With Rockaway Flavor Shine On Court

The Queens Angels, a Rockaway based AAU, 14-year-old girls, basketball team, supported by many locals including the Rockaway Graybeards, have excelled in tournaments in New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Vermont. More...

Surfing Stars, But Not In Rockaway

Surfing on the beach is a national pastime but no other place than Rockaway on the east coast can provide the waves that attract surfers from all around the city and the world. More...

Letters

Letters

Use Some Common Sense
Dear Editor;

How unfortunate it was that the captain, Charles Talamo chose to fire back at our community in The Wave. Sometimes discretion is the better part of valor. More...


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