December 30, 2005 RSS feed / Community

FAA Releases DEIS For Airspace Redesign

The Department of Transportation More...

DA: Queens Leads City In Crime Reduction

Queens District Attorney Richard A. Brown has announced that, according to preliminary statistics compiled by the New York City Police Department, Queens County leads New York City in violent crime reduction for a third consecutive year. More...

Beachcomber

The transit strike negatively impacted many Rockaway residents and businesses. Coffee shops and restaurants nearby subway stops stood virtually empty during rush hours. A Wave reporter who went to the Last Stop Caf More...

Kingsborough Program Helps Seniors Attend College

A program specifically directed towards New York State residents 60 years or older who wish to attend college is provided at Kingsborough Community College. More...

New Year’s Traditions

Auld Lang Syne And Other New Year

The most commonly sung song for English-speakers on New Year More...

Rockaway Park Homeowners and Residents Party At K of C

The Rockaway Park Homeowners and Residents Association held its annual holiday party at the Knights of Columbus Hall last weekend. Honorees for the evening were John Lenihan, who was named the organization More...

Local Author Sets New Thriller In Rockaway

A Wave Review By Tori Toth

Belle Harbor resident Thomas O More...

Employees of Arverne by the Sea and the Addabbo Family Health Center (pictured) hold toys and gifts donated by members of the community, which were then distributed to both the 100 Precinct Domestic Violence Unit and the Addabbo Family Health Center. More...

No Garbage Collection On Monday, January 2

The Department of Sanitation has announced that there will be no garbage or recycling collection, or street cleaning on Monday, January 2, 2006 in observance of the New Year holiday. More...

Flu Shots Available At Peninsula Hospital Center

Flu shots are now available to the public at the Family Health Center of Peninsula Hospital Center, located at 51-15 Beach Channel Drive in Far Rockaway. More...

First Night OfHanukkah Celebrated With Menorah Lighting

Rabbi Marjorie Slome, of the West End Temple, join cousins Jonathan and Hanah Gliboff in preparing to light the Menorah. More...

St.Virgilius Students Of The Month

St. Virgilius School recently held an assembly and gave out Student of the Month awards to several children for their exceptional commitment to schoolwork. More...

Rockaway Faces And Places,2005 More...

Rockaway Faces And Places,2005

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Legal Aid Returns To The Rockaways

The Legal Aid Society has announced that it is returning to the Rockaways beginning January 2006. More...

Flu Shots Available At Peninsula Hospital

Flu shots are now available to the public at the Family Health Center of Peninsula Hospital Center, located at 51-15 Beach Channel Drive in Far Rockaway. More...

Who Knows About This Place In Edgemere

All we know about the place was that it was called The Cozy Corner, Rockaway More...

The ALS Annual New Year’s Day Beach Walk

Start off the year on the right foot and join the American Littoral Society for the 25th Annual New Year More...

Postmaster Honored For Community Service

At the 101 Precinct Community Council holiday party earlier this month, Rockaway Postmaster George Buonocore was honored with the Community Commitment Award for his service to the community. More...

Christmas Tree Collection And ‘Mulchfest’

The Sanitation Department has announced that they will begin its annual Christmas tree collection and recycling program on Wednesday, January 4, 2006. The program will run through Saturday, January 14. More...

Senator Smith Votes For Tougher Laws On Illegal Guns

In response to the tragic deaths of two New York City police officers, State Senator Malcolm A. More...

Minimum Wage Increase, Unemployment Insurance Update

State Senator Malcolm A. Smith has announced that New York More...

Yeshiva Of Belle Harbor Celebrates Chanukah

The Yeshiva of Belle Harbor recently celebrated Chanukah with a very special trip on Tuesday to visit the residents of the Belle Harbor More...

Rockaway Faces And Places,2005

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NeWS St.Virgilius Students Put On Peter Pan Play

The first grade students of St. Virgilius School recently put on a production of More...


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