December 2, 2005 RSS feed / Community

St.Edmund’s Thanksgiving Generosity

The St. Edmund Prep High School Key Club, under the direction of moderator, religion teacher and academic dean Deacon Ron Rizzuto, joined forces with The Street Corner Gourmets to help prepare food for Thanksgiving Day. More...

Breast Cancer Fundraiser At St.Edmund’s

St. Edmund Prep High School recently participated in their annual fundraiser for breast cancer research. More...

‘Babes In Toyland’ At North Fork Theatre 12/18

The Schneider Children More...

Twenty-Fifth Anniversary In Murder of Rockaway Nun

On December 2, 1980, three nuns and a lay missioner, including local resident Maura Clarke, were found murdered in a field in El Salvador. More...

Ex-Cop Takes Reins As PHC Security Chief

Lead Security Officer, Linda Ancona welcomes Peninsula Hospital Center More...

Herbert Kamlet Memorial Lecture

Congregation Ohab Zedek, located at 134-01 Rockaway Beach Boulevard in Belle Harbor, will hold its annual Herbert Kamlet Memorial Lecture on Sunday, December 11 at 8 p.m. More...

Hadassah Celebrates Annual Snowbird Luncheon

As the winter season arrives, many of Hadassah More...

‘Little North Pole’ Opening Set Saturday

In what has quickly become a Rockaway holiday tradition, the More...

Temple Beth El Book Review Brunch

Author Harry L. Freund addressed the Sisterhood of Temple Beth El at their annual Book and Author Brunch on Sunday, November 20. Freund, son of the late Dr. Miriam Freund, the past national president of Hadassah, discussed his first novel, More...

Looking Backward

What The Wave Said

20 Years Ago... If tolls on Jamaica Bay bridges are going up, along with fares on the dreaded subway train rides to Rockaway, the residents of this peninsula can start by blaming themselves. More...

Warning From CO Of 101 Precinct: Protect Your Property

With several car break-ins on the books, Deputy Inspector Walter Salowski (the commanding officer of the 101 Precinct) warned residents to lock their cars and keep an eye on their belongings More...

Wave Collecting Donations For Ronald McDonald House

The Wave is collecting items for The Ronald McDonald House associated with Schneider More...

Drive-Through Light Show At Jones Beach

Long Island More...

Community Rallies For Traffic Lights Along Shore Front Parkway

In response to two deadly accidents over the last few months along Shore Front Parkway, Lew Simon, the Democratic District Leader for the West End of More...

PS/MS 105 Raises Over $1,500 For March Of Dimes

PS/MS 105 took More...

Sock Collection At St.Edmund Prep

Student Council members at St. Edmund Prep High School, under the direction of moderator Sister Barbara Doyle, CSJ, organized a sock collection in the school for one month. More...

BCHS Hosts Senior Thanksgiving Feast

Beach Channel High School celebrated its seventh annual Thanksgiving Day dinner for nursing home residents and senior citizens living in Rockaway On Thursday, November 24. More...

Chamber Addresses B. 116 St. Parking Issues

The Chamber of Commerce this week released a parking update for Beach 116 Street with info about parking meters, loading zones, street cleaning and More...

A Class Project Teaches A Lesson Of The Heart

A class project at Kingsborough Community College has quickly taken on a life of its own, and has reached out to one family in Far Rockaway during the upcoming holiday season. More...

LIRR Station- Edgemere- 1927/1937

View #1 today shows the Edgemere Long Island Railroad Station in about 1927. Trolley service on the LIRR line from Far Rockaway to Rockaway Park ended in 1926. More...

101 Precinct Cops Honored For Arrest Of Murder Suspect

Sgt. John Martinetion and P.O. Jason Ruland were honored as Cops of the Month at November More...

AA 587 Cases Moving Slowly Through Federal Court System

Local Death, Property Damage Cases Still Pending After Four Years.

More than four years after the deadly crash of American Airlines Flight 587 that killed all 260 people on the aircraft and five Belle Harbor residents on the ground, the federal case that would compensate the victims of the crash still slowly wends i More...

Motorists: SFP Parking Often Confusing, Dangerous

Early last week, a motorist driving eastbound on Shore Front Parkway heading for St. Rose of Lima Church decided to make a left turn onto Beach 84 Street. More...

Jamaica Bay Guardian Program Receives $15,000 Grant

Don Riepe, the Jamaica Bay Guardian and director of the Northeast Chapter of the American Littoral Society based in Broad Channel, announced the group has just received a $15,000 grant from the Lily Auchincloss Foundation. More...

Rotary Food Drive A Huge Success

Rockaway Rotarians at their annual Thanksgiving Food Drive collected barrels of donations from generous Waldbaums shoppers on Saturday November 20th. The food was delivered to local food pantries and kitchens the same day. More...

Rhyte Hitters Release Record December 2

Local rap group The Rhyte Hitters are releasing a new album titled More...


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