October 21, 2005 RSS feed / Community

Christian Academy Goes To Washington,DC More...

Despite Confusion, ‘Mini-Bricks’ Available At Chamber

There was some confusion over the More...

BCHS Homecoming Happy Event – Until The Game

Beach Channel High School hosted its Homecoming Day last Saturday with a football game against its peninsula rival, Far Rockaway High School. More...

Queens Library Announces New Policies

The Queens Borough Public Library has introduced several new policies that became effective October 1, which will provide greater access and service to customers. More...

Don’t Let The Flu ‘Bug’ You This Season

With the cold and flu season fast approaching, many New Yorkers are unaware how to prevent this seasonal and potentially deadly illness. More...

JASA Elderly Residents Suffer Through Wet Weather

Even with a ceiling overhead and 14 floors between her apartment and the ground level the relentless rain last week turned one elderly Far Rockaway woman More...

Local Named To Bay Protection Committee

A local environmentalist has been appointed to an advisory committee whose goal is to help the Department of Environmental Protection and several city and state agencies come up with a plan to restore and protect Jamaica Bay, The Wave has learned. More...

Halloween Can Be Fun, But Safety Should Be A Prime Consideration

Halloween is a time of great fun for children, but it can be a little scary for parents and drivers. Children are often out after dark, crossing busy streets, and perhaps going to unfamiliar homes. More...

West End Rabbi Gives Council Invocation

Councilman Joe Addabbo shares a light moment with Rabbi Marjorie Slome of West End Temple before the Rabbi gave an invocation at City Hall before the City Council. More...

Politicians Past And Present: Who Are They?

More Old Photographs To Test Your Rockaway IQ

This famous politician was in Rockaway seeking election to a top office. Who are the people on the podium? What year was this taken? What was the result of his campaign? More...

Annual Oktoberfest Breakfast 10/23

The 100th Precinct Community Council is hosting this year More...

St John’s Hospital Interns Approve New Contract

Interns at St. John More...

PS 42 Elects New P.A. Members

Elections were held for officers of the PS 42 Parent More...

St. Edmund’s H.S. Walk-A-Thon

The rain didn More...

RAA’s ‘Minotaur’s Maze’ Set For Halloween Show

There More...

Week-Long Rain Drenches The Entire Peninsula

A drenching rain that fell steadily for more than seven days and dropped a record 19 inches on Rockaway deluged the peninsula from one end to the other by the end of last week. More...

Gordon Lightfoot,

October 27

Ron Delsener Presents Gordon Lightfoot at the North Fork Theatre at Westbury on Thursday, October 27th at 8 pm. More...

Herman’s Hermits, Dolenz, Torrence,

October 29

The Solid Gold Concert Series continues at the North Fork Theatre at Westbury with Hot Autumn Night- starring Herman More...

Pooch,Owner Rescued Off Rockaway Bayfront More...

Volunteers Needed For Graffiti Cleanup

The 100 Precinct is expanding its graffiti initiative, and is looking for concerned citizens in the neighborhood to help with the program. More...

SUV Slams Utility Pole On Beach 108 Street,Flips

The driver and passenger of a Nissan Pathfinder were hospitalized early last Friday morning after the SUV struck a utility pole and flipped over in Rockaway Beach, police said. More...

Beachcomber

There were two more accidents on Cross Bay Boulevard last week More...

Health Department : Prepare For Flu Season With A Shot

To prepare for the coming flu season, City Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas R. Frieden today urged New Yorkers at highest risk for serious illness or death from influenza (flu) to get a flu shot starting this month. More...

Bayswater ‘Star of David’ Graffiti Under Investigation

Joan and Raymond Dixon of Bay 25 Street in Bayswater found a Star of David and other graffiti on their fence on October 1. Deputy Inspector Walter Salowski, the commanding officer of the 101 Precinct told The Wave More...

Annual Cancer Benefit November 7

The Arverne Cancer Support Group is hosting their Annual Benefit Dinner on Monday, November 7 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at The Beach Club on Beach 116 Street. More...

Gospel Benefit For Hurricane Katrina

State Senator Malcolm A. Smith announced he will join with clergy and other southern Queens elected officials in presenting a benefit concert to aid those families who were affected by Hurricane Katrina. More...

Historic Maps Refute Baxter’s 1837 Claim Comment On The Historic Scene

Special To The Wave For some time now, John Baxter, the owner and operator of Baxter More...

Lecture Series On Jamaica Bay Birds

Gateway National Recreation Area More...

Firefighter Raymond R. York Memorial Run Set For November 13

A Memorial Run for Firefighter Raymond R. York, who died in the September 11 attacks, will take place on Sunday, November 13 at noon, rain or shine. More...

USRead’s Final Report On AA 587 Crash, Part II

Victor Trombettas, the editor for the Website USRead.com, has been following the American Airlines Flight 587 crash into Belle Harbor from the beginning and has spent thousands of hours of his own time and lots of his own money on the investigation. More...

Volunteers Needed For Graffiti Cleanup

The 100 Precinct is expanding its graffiti initiative, and is looking for concerned citizens in the neighborhood to help with the program. More...

St John’s Hospital Names Hirsch CEO

St. John More...

Second Annual Halloween Parade October 30

Parents and children are welcomed to dress in costume for the Second Annual Halloween Parade on Sunday, October 30 at 11 a.m., starting at the Beach Club on Beach 116 Street. More...

St. Camillus Students Attend Rosary Rally

Students from St. Camillus School attended the Diocesan Rosary Rally, held on October 5, at St. Mary Gate of Heaven Church in Ozone Park. More...

PS 114’s Biographies ‘Spans The Globe’

“Spanning the globe: Figures from ye olde past, ...to today’s multifaceted heroes... More...

St. Camillus Hosts Garage Sale

Many St. Camillus students recently took part in the Fall Garage Sale at St. Camillus Church. The garage sale was a More...

Pheffer Urges NYPD Candidates To Register For Test

Assemblywoman Audrey I. Pheffer has once again been contacted by the New York City Police Department, who are continuing to recruit the most qualified men and women to join the ranks of the greatest Police Department in the world. More...

Stars Shine At NorthFork Theatre In October

Conway And Korman, October 22 & 23

Comedy legends Tim Conway & Harvey Korman are set to perform four shows of More...

Diane Warwick,

October 21

Ron Delsener Presents DIONNE WARWICK In Concert at the North Fork Theatre at Westbury on Friday, October 21st at 8 pm. More...

Youth Fellowship Program To Israel

The Bronfman Youth Fellowships in Israel announced recently that applications are now being accepted for its twentieth summer. More...


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