December 19, 2003 RSS feed / Community

AirTrain Access Through Howard Beach

Governor George E. Pataki was joined recently by Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg to dedicate the Port Authority More...

Meeks Delivers For Needy in Holiday Season

Christmas and Hanukkah will ar rive a few days early for dozens of needy families in southeastern Queens and Far Rockaway thanks to Congressman Gregory W. More...

Menorah Lighting Set For 12/19

The Rockaway Rotary Club will host a menorah lighting ceremony at Beach 116 Street and Rockaway Beach Boulevard on Friday, December 19 at 3:30 p.m. More...

North Pole Comes to MS198

State Senator Malcolm Smith in conjunction with HealthPlus, will be hosting the Annual Holiday North Pole Stroll at the gym of M.S. 198 on Saturday, December 20 from 11a.m. More...

McNelis Home

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Bikur Cholim Facility

Peninsula Hospital has an nounced Bikur Cholim opportunities for the grow ing Jewish community in Rock away. Families of patients, who need to stay over night at the hospital, will have use of an on-site apartment. More...

Doo Wop Spectacular

Harry G. More...

Drop Warm Coats At NYPD Precincts

The 15 Annual New York Cares Coat Drive will collect used adult and children More...

American Legion Kids Party

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Holiday Celebration at

Nazarene Church

The Community Church of the Nazarene will be sponsoring a "Holiday Celebration" with gift and toy distribution for the youth and families of Far Rockaway. More...

PAL Programs Offer Fun For Kids

During the summer, the Police Athletic League, PAL, closes off streets and other public areas throughout New York City to give children safe, supervised places to play. More...

Coalition Aims to Break Cycle of Poverty for Young Women

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The Coalition for Far Rockaway (CFR) has undertaken a project called Breaking the Cycle in an attempt to break the cycle of poverty among young women in the Far Rockaway area. More...

Walk on the Wild Side

The American Littoral Society invites you to start the New Year with them. Members of the society will meet at 11a.m. on January 1 at Building 1 in Fort Tilden for a brisk nature walk in Breezy Point. More...

Santa Brings Gifts To Hundreds Of Children At SJEH

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Hundreds of children from the Far Rockaway area were given a special treat on December 12 when, the man that youngsters just can More...

Shut Down For Non-Payment Of Taxes

There are two signs on the door at Duffy More...

Student Who Alerted Principal To Gun At MS 180 Is Assaulted

He did exactly what any student who sees a classmate with a gun is supposed to do. More...

Reps. Weiner And Meeks Visit Kneseth Israel

Congressmen Anthony Weiner, left, and Gregory Meeks spent Wednesday evening speaking with about 50 congregation members of Kneseth Israel in Far Rockaway. More...

Addabbo Sells Bricks As Fundraiser

The Joseph P. Addabbo Family Health Center has launched a new fund raiser for capital to build its new home at 6200 Beach Channel Drive. More...

Addabbo FHC Joins In Aids Day Ceremony

The Ryan White Staff at the Joseph P. Addabbo Family Health Center hosted a commemorative event in honor of World AIDS Day, December 1, 2003. Contributors to the days More...

BCVFD Seeks Funds For New Firehouse

The Broad Channel Volunteer Fire Department records more than 600 runs each year. More...

Blood Drive at St. Francis

The Annual Walter J. Blum Blood Drive will take place on Sunday, January 11, in the school auditorium between 8a.m and 1:30p.m. Bring an ID and bring a friend. More...

Flu Season To Soon Hit Its Peak

The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene an nounced that the demand for flu vaccinations might outpace the supply. Com missioner Thomas R. More...

Chancellor Klein Visits Belle Harbor School

Joel Klein, the Chancellor for the New York City Department of Education, listens, as First Grader Kayla makes her point, during the Chancellor More...

Diabetes Workshop at M.S. 53

On Wednesday, December 3, M.S. 53 hosted a Diabetes Workshop/ Lunch More...

New Exhibits at the Intrepid

The Intrepid Sea Air Space Mu seum has announced its calendar ex hibits for 2004. More...

"Buy a Brick" Campaign

With groundbreaking set for the new healthcare facility at the Joseph P. Addabbo Family Health Center, the center is hoping to raise funds by spon soring a community "Buy a Brick" campaign. More...

Holiday Stress May be Asthma Trigger

Do the holidays overwhelm you? With the joy and good cheer of the holidays, the traditions, and family gatherings, sometimes the holiday season also brings great stress. More...

Rockaway Park Homeowners Celebrate Holiday Season

The Rockaway Park Homeowners and Residents Association celebrated the holiday season with its annual dinner a short time ago. Pictured are the Board of Directors of the association. More...

Alvarez Completes Basic

Army National Guard Pvt. Marlon A. Alvarez has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga. More...

Most Wanted Sought By 100 Precinct Detectives

Detectives from the 100 Precinct Squad have asked The Wave for assistance in finding a number of men and women who are on the precinct More...

Memorial For Rhodes and Rich at BCHS, Dec. 19

Students, family and faculty at Beach Channel High School will memorialize two teenagers who were killed last month in unrelated incidents, on Friday, December 19, at the High School. More...

Reaches Teen New York Final

On Sunday, November 30, at Bishop Ford High School in Brooklyn, the semifinals and finals were held in 3 divisions. 10 - 12 year olds competed for Nationals More...

Santa Visits Broad Channel Tree Lighting

Santa, who was chauffeured to the Broad Channel Community Park tree lighting by the Broad Channel Volunteer Fire Department, greets a handful of local youngsters. More...

Lew Simon Hosts Dem Club’s Annual Dinner At Beach Club

Democratic District Leader Lew Simon held his annual dinner at the Beach Club last week, honoring many local, business and labor leaders for their service to the community. More...

Weed And Seed Fingerprints PS 105 Students

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The worst nightmare for a parent is to turn around and find that their child is missing. This is a fear that every parent carries with them. More...

St. Pat’s Parade Honorees Make Debut

Michael Reilly, Joann Waters, Bernadette Braun and Jackie Lane enjoyed the evening More...

Carman Goes To Semifinals

Tiffanie Carman, of Rockaway Beach, has moved on to the semifinals of National Miss Jr. Teen, New York. Tiffanie reached the semis by passing a one-on-one interview with a judge. More...


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