July 23, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

One Year To Get B.C. Properties In Parks Portfolio

Five canal properties in Broad Channel were scheduled for auction in August but the city is holding them back in reaction to opposition from residents, environmental watchdogs and City Councilman Joe Addabbo Jr. More...

Better Bay These Days?

The quality of New York More...

Community

Addabbo To Sponsor Rockaway Family Day

City Council Member Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr., has announced that he and the New York City Parks Department will sponsor a family day at Rockaway Beach. More...

Bay Wall Jumper Pulled Out Safely

Rescue workers raced to Beach 120 Street and Beach Channel Drive last Friday morning to pull a man, who police said leapt from the bay wall, from the waters of Jamaica Bay. The NYPD Harbor Emergency Service Units, EMS and the NYFD all responded. More...

Beachcomber

Approximately 350 locals showed up for Lew Simon More...

Sports

‘Cyclone Joe’ Williams Stars In Brooklyn

Lefthander Joseph Williams has pitched so well in his first professional season with Brooklyn that media relations More...

Sharks Win To Face Sacramento In Championship Rematch

The New York Sharks needed a big play in a tight football game against the Tampa Bay Terminators. Leading by a narrow margin of 15-7 with 6:11 left in the fourth quarter, Sharks QB Val Halesworth saw an opportunity to make a big first down play. More...

Cadets Finish Basebal Season With Heads High

The 2004 Cadet Baseball Season that began on a cold hardwood gym floor in Brooklyn back in January ended last weekend on a hot and humid baseball diamond in Woonsocket, Rhode Island as the team fell two games short of playing in the East Coast Finals More...

Lloyd-Bey Replaces Giaramita As District 27 Supe

Rita Giaramita, who has been the District Superintendent for school district 27 since the reorganization last year, has been replaced by Michelle Lloyd-Bey, who was the acting superintendent of the district under the old structure. More...

Close Call For Jamaica Bay Kitesurfer

A man who was Kitesurfing on Jamaica Bay off the shore of Beach 120 Street averted serious injury on Saturday when a speeding power boat caused him to lose control and become tangled in the kite More...

Local Actress Gets A Big Break in The King and I

Never tell local actress Nancy Sturgis to break a leg. She More...

MTA Shares Addabbo’s El, Freeway Concern

The city knows that the el and the Rockaway Freeway are in bad shape and need fixing, according to a letter from the agency More...

Columnists

Broad Channel Bits

Most folks are enjoying the good ol More...

Chamber Chat

Joanie Omeste, the new Executive Director for the Chamber of Commerce of the Rockaways, will write a monthly column for The Wave dealing with her organization More...

Chatting With Chapey

If The Economy Is Improving, Why Isn

Small pay increases and a decrease in the number of hours worked in June has caused workers pay to decline in relation to the inflation adjusted wages according to Joseph Rebello and James R. More...

Editorial/Opinion

An Ongoing Rockaway Problem

There is a problem that has plagued Rockaway for generations. It usually rears its head on St. Patrick More...

Editorial Comment

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