August 20, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

MS 198 Begins Conversion To ‘Goldie Maple Academy’

When the first middle school in Rockaway opened in the early 1950 More...

Rockaway Neighborhoods Sprayed To Eradicate Pesky Mosquitoes

Some Rockaway residents may be able to enjoy the rest of the summer months in relative comfort due to recent mosquito spraying by the New York City Department of Health in their communities. More...

Community

101 Explorers Attend National Conference In Atlanta

Members of the 101 Precinct More...

The Rat is Back

Councilman James Saunders, Local 32BJ members, community supporters and a large blow-up rat gathered at 249 Beach 15 Street Wednesday to demonstrate and demand that Allied Properties LLC rehire 12 building service workers. More...

Aerial Acoustics To Perform At Kite Festival

Aerial Acoustics, the guitar duo featuring Rockaway resident Dorothy Wagner and Dennis Smith, will be performing at the Rockaway Kite Festival/New York Stunt Kite Competition this Saturday, August 21 at Jacob Riis Park. More...

Sports

Joyce Wins Silver Medal In Athens Olympics

Don and Helen Joyce of Breezy Point must be proud of their granddaughter, Kara Lynn Joyce, as she won the silver medal as part of the United States 4 x 100 freestyle relay team on August 14 in Athens, Greece. More...

Girls Division Takes Summer Center Stage

The Girls High School division has had to share the spotlight in August so far, but they will have center stage now. More...

Rockaway Beach Volleyball Playoffs Conclude With A Bang

The Rockaway Beach Volleyball League concluded its 15th season on Saturday with an entire day of playoffs, crowning five different division champions by day More...

Runaway Still Missing From Nursing Home

The Far Rockaway nursing home resident who disappeared last Tuesday afternoon is still missing, and the attorney representing the family of a woman who froze to death on the facility More...

Police Look For Kid-Luring Creep

Children and parents in Broad Channel say a strange man, driving a green Ford Taurus or Mercury Sable, has been trying to lure young girls into his car for the past few weeks More...

Kite Festival Blows Into Riis Park This Weekend

The New York City Kite Festival will come to Riis Park More...

$100 Million High-Stakes Game Begins

A battle between a committee of City Council Members and a powerful Deputy Mayor has begun with the power of the council and $100 million as the winner-take-all prize. More...

Columnists

Broad Channel Bits

August is rapidly passing. Before the summer is gone, we do have the rest of this month and, of course, Mardi Gras weekend to enjoy. More...

Chamber Chat

A question I often get asked is More...

Chatting With Chapey

What

I have always been intrigued by the vast amount of polling that takes place. Each time I turn on the TV I find different stations polling their listeners as to their opinions. More...

Editorial/Opinion

Baited Breath On Beach 116 Street

The shopping area centered on Beach 116 Street is arguably the most important commercial real estate on the peninsula. More...

Editorial Comment

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Letters

Letters

All letters submitted to The Wave, including those sent via e-mail, must contain names, addresses and phone numbers. All letters are subject to editing and publication at the discretion of the editors. More...

Obits

Shirley Blumenson Homemaker Rockaway resident Shirley Blumenson, died on August 18. More...


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