November 7, 2003 RSS feed / Community

Jewish Community Council Hosts Legislative Breakfast

The Jewish Community Council of the Rockaway Peninsula held its annual Legislative Breakfast at Congregation Kneseth Israel in Far Rockaway on Sunday. More...

Sukkah Celebrations

Students at Temple Beth-El Hebrew School celebrated the holiday of Sukkot together in a gala Sukkah party in the Temple Sukkah. The students had great fun making edible Sukkahs, singing along with Cantor Wolk and discussing the holiday More...

Floyd Bennett Field To Get Aviation Museum

The House has passed legislation authored by Representative Anthony Weiner securing over $2 million for Gateway National Park.  The funding, which passed as part of the Department of the Interior Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2004, will be used More...

Sorrentiono Center Celebrates Halloween

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Man Arrested In Bayswater Shooting

A Queens man was arrested late Saturday, November 1, and charged with the shooting of a Bayswater resident. More...

Kristy Joins White Family

Congratulations to parents Donny and Kristy White on the birth of their daughter Mac More...

Mintzer Attends Holyoke

Amanda Mintzer of Belle Harbor is attending Mount Holyoke College in Massachusetts. Mount Holyoke is the oldest institution for women More...

Ramos Finishes Basic

Air Force Air More...

Hadassah’s Annual Snowbird Luncheon

Chairpersons Marilynn Blicksilver and Cathy Goldsmith have announced Hadassah More...

The Wizard Of Oz Visits Westbury, November 15

State Farm Children More...

Children Celebrate St. Francis of Assisi’s Feast Day

The kindergarten and first grade children celebrated the feast day of St. Francis of Assisi on October 4. As the patron saint of animals, the children made animal hats for St. More...

Piekarski ‘Oiling The Machine’ At The 100 Pct

If you haven More...

Parking Restricted For 587 Memorial

The 100 Precinct in Rockaway Beach has announced that a number of streets on the west end of Rockaway will have restricted parking on November 12 in order to facilitate the memorial services for the victims of American Airlines Flight 587, which cras More...

PS 114 Alumni Association

The parents of PS 114 are in the process of organizing an Alumni Association. The parents are looking for alumni to come back to the school and get involved. More...

Trick Or Treatin’

Qyina Dudley, looking adorable in her Blues Clues puppy costume, was one of many local kids who picked up tasty treats at The Wave office, last Friday. Wave staff member Erica Guerrero greeted Dudley and many of the others. More...

Rockaway Park Residents Install New Directors

The Rockaway Park Residents and Homeowners Association recently held its regular monthly meeting at The Beach Club. On the agenda were presentations by Lt. More...

Track Work To Derail ‘A Train’ On Weekends

A spokesperson for the Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) has told The Wave that, due to track work at the Mott Avenue station, the A Train will not run to Far Rockaway on weekends beginning on November 21 and ending on December 19. More...

Fines for Windshield Advertisements

The NYPD and Department of Sanitation will begin ticketing people for the placement of advertisements on windshields effective November 1. Fines start at $75 per handbill, poster, sticker or advertisement. More...

Trick Or Treater’s Haunt Beach 116 Street

Many trick or treater More...

Locals Wanted By The 101 Precinct Squad

All of the men on this page are wanted by the 101 Precinct Detective Squad in Far Rockaway. If you have seen any of these men, or know their whereabouts, contact the squad at 718-868-3429. More...

Will 311 System Wipe Out Community Boards?

The district managers of several local community boards have charged that one goal of the city More...

A Ghoulishly Good Time For Kids At Fort Tilden

The RAA decorated the Visitor Cen More...

Beach Channel Thanksgiving Dinner

Beach Channel High School is hosting its Fifth Annual Thanksgiving Dinner on Thanksgiving Day. Students will serve nursing home residents and seniors a turkey dinner complete with dessert. More...

Flight 587 Update – Two Years Later

Special To The Wave

Computer systems specialist Victor Trombettas maintains a website at www.usread. com. More...

Halloween Celebrated At Roy Reuther

Bernice King More...

Weiner Bill Means Quiet Aircraft

The House of Representatives has passed legislation authored by Representative Anthony Weiner designed to lead to tough new air noise standards on all U.S. More...

Locals Questioned On Flight 587 Memorial

The question of including the victims of the crash of American Airlines Flight 587 into the Rockaway Tribute Park on Beach 116 Street and Beach Channel Drive has been put to many local residents for their approval of the proposal. More...

Seeking Witnesses To Beach 129 Street Accident

Nicholas Mastros was crossing the street with his bike at the corner of Beach 129 Street and Newport Avenue at approximately 4:45 p.m. on Sunday, November 2, when a car coming from the shopping block struck him. More...

Azzaretto Celebrates

Theresa Azzaretto is the director of recreation at Promenade Nursing Home. She devotes herself to the 250 or so residents that reside there. Constantly striving to make their lives more enjoyable she plans many creative activities for the residents. More...

Heads Queens Clergy

Reverend Dr. Henrietta Scott Fullard was recently elected as the first female president for the Southeast Queens Clergy for Community Empowerment. More...

Allen On USS Bridge

Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Krishon T. Allen, son of Jacqueline A. Kinebrew of Rockaway, and fellow Sailors made a week long port call to Singapore while assigned to the fast combat support ship USS Bridge, homeported in Bremerton, Wash. More...

Notes from the High C’s

Rockaway Music and Arts Council

Just two more weeks to BeatleMania and if you haven More...

Holiday Shows At Westbury Include Nutcracker, Babes

The State Farm Children More...

‘Jamaica Bay In Crises’

Lecture Series Set

The National Park Service at Gateway National Recreation Area is pleased to announce its annual Lecture Series. This year More...

Memorial Garden At PS 47 In Broad Channel

The upper grade students at P.S. 47 are involved in maintaining the Memorial Garden, which was established in memory of the 9/11 tragedy. More...

A Winner at St. Francis de Sales

Third grader Joshua Benavidez holds up his winning picture featured in the 2003/04 calendar for the Fireman More...

RAA Ends Year With A Shriek

On Halloween Eve this year Fort Tilden was the site of some eerie and exciting events. Hoards of children packed into the RAA More...

Thank You Cards For Troops

With thousands of troops deployed over More...

Finally: Evacuation Signs

The New York City Office of Emer More...

RAA Hosts Holiday Exhibition

In this season of giving, the Rock- away Artists Alliance (RAA) presents "Gifted: A Holiday Member Exhibition." The opening wine and cheese reception is Sunday, November 9, from 1 to 3 p.m. More...

SJEH Sets New Program To Greet Visitors

A new program to greet visitors and patients at St. John More...

Rockaway Schools Parent Coordinators

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Student Photogs Enter WaMu Competition

Grant-winning students from Brian Piccolo M.S. 53 were given a digital camera and the assignment to capture candid shots of public servants at work More...

SJEH Celebrates Halloween

The witches and costumed characters at the Ambulatory Care Center staff at St. John More...

A Rockaway Fish Story

Patrick sent us this picture
of a large striper that he caught off

the beach at Beach 90 Street last weekend. Sounds like a fish story to us. More...

Parents Wanted and Needed

Far Rockaway High School will be holding its Second Annual Partners for Progress Fair on Saturday November 22. More...


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