November 21, 2003 RSS feed / Front Page

Early Deadlines

Next Week

The Wave office will be closed on Thursday, November 27 and will be closing early on Friday, Nov More...

Safety Tips

For The Upcoming Holiday Season

The upcoming Thanksgiving celebration and holiday season are known for joyful times shared with family and friends. Unfortunately, during this busy time there is also an increased risk of injury on the road and in the home. More...

Claddagh Officials Call Wave Story A ‘Smear’

Responding to a front page article in last week More...

BCVFD To Sell Bricks For New Firehouse

The Broad Channel Volunteer Fire Department will soon be selling memorial bricks as part of a fundraising effort to complete their new firehouse on Cross Bay Boulevard. More...

Community

Accidents Pile Up At Duane Reade Lot

Last May, alerted by local residents and politicians, The Wave ran a front page story about the dangers of the driveway that exits the parking lot at the new Duane Reade Pharmacy at Beach 116 Street and Beach Channel Drive. More...

LIRR Launches

Internet Ticket Sales

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Aviation Museum Slated For NASNY

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...

Editorial/Opinion

A Political Fight Would Be Counterproductive

The last thing that Rockaway needs is a fight between Congressman Anthony Weiner and Mayor Michael Bloomberg over a permanent memorial on the peninsula in memory of those who died in the crash of American Airlines Flight 587. More...

Editorial Comment

Full Story

Mayor Removes 587 Memorial Wall

Weiner Chides Mayor For Damaging Fragile Agreement

The ad-hoc memorial wall that has stood at Beach 131 Street and Newport Avenue since an American Airlines A-300 jetliner crashed into that corner on November 12, 2001 is gone. More...

Teen Shot By ‘Best Friend’ Dies

A teenager who was in critical condition after being shot in the head by his friend during an argument with others on Sunday evening has died, police said. More...

Smith Gives Out Turkeys

State Senator Malcolm Smith, along with Health Plus and community volunteers, distributed over 125 holiday turkeys to families in need. Distribution of the turkeys took place at the Roy Wilkins Family Center at 177 Street and Baisley Boulevard. More...

‘BeatleMania’ Comes To Beach Channel HS

Saturday, November 22

The Rockaway Music And Arts Council (RMAC) presents one of the most important concerts to come to a Rockaway venue this year. More...

Columnists

Beachcomber

The Rockaway Museum, which is housed in The Wave Building on Beach 88 Street has begun a membership drive. The museum is asking for donations from residents to keep it active and open. More...

Boyle-ing Points by Kevin Boyle

What More...

Broad Channel Bits

Many people have been dreaming of the turkey dinner they will sit down to on Thanksgiving Day. Are you having company or going out seems to be a popular question at holiday time. More...

Sports

St. Francis Basketball

St. Francis de Sales More...

St. Francis Teaches Sportsmanship To Kids

The St. Francis DeSales Kindergarten Soccer Clinic ran on Saturday mornings for the past two months. Five years old boys and girls learned the basics of soccer techniques and more importantly good spor tsmanship. More...

Bay Towers Dolphins Display Fortitude In Victory

Congratulations to the Bay Tower Dolphins of the PAL/PRYSE flag football league for a fine victory last week against the Wavecrest Steelers winning their game 44 to 40. More...


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