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Ohab Zedek To honor The Bauman's at Annual Dinner

Sharon and Mendy Bauman will be the guests of honor at the Annual Ohab Zedek Dinner, which will be held on Friday night, Sabbath eve, March 24, 2006 in the synagogue ballroom, 134-01 Rockaway Beach Boulevard. More...

Blum To Be Honored By Brooklyn Jesuit Prep

Rockaway%27s own William J. "Bill" Blum will be honored at Brooklyn Jesuit Prep%27s first benefit dinner on April 5 at Gargiulo%27s Restaurant in Coney Island. More...

Szklanny Selected For Senior Honor Society

Sabrina Szklanny, a member of the class of 2007 at Colgate University, is among 26 rising seniors selected for membership in Konosioni, the senior honor society. More...

Sports

Stella Maris Falls In State Playoffs

Stella Maris left Rockaway on a eight to nine hour trip to Canisius College last Friday morning just to play one game, which was the Catholic Class C State semifinal against Holy Angels the next day. More...

Canarsie Ends Dolphins' Playoff Run

The Beach Channel Dolphins surprised the entire city with their first two PSAL playoff wins over higher ranked Harry Van Arsdale and DeWitt Clinton. More...

Bishop Kearney Climbs Up Hill But Can't Reach Top

In the first minute of Bishop Kearney%27s game state catholic semifinals playoff game against Nardin Academy in Buffalo, the ref%27s whistle set the tone of the basketball game in the early minutes. More...

Letters

Letters

Respect For Your Elders Dear Editor, I am a 92-year-old widow living on social security. For years I have donated a youth group trophy to the parade reception. I asked Lew Simon to give it because I am ill. More...

Lifeguard Recruitment Kicks Off

Want to spend your summer days on the beach and make a good buck at the same time? Does paid training and guaranteed employment sound good to you? Think about becoming a lifeguard. More...

MTA To Add Six Stops To Q53 Route

The Q53 bus will make six additional stops, adding up to 20 minutes to riders%27 commute, starting the first week in April, according to a spokesperson for MTA Bus. More...

Victims In Vicious Dog Attack Can Sue: Court

An appellate court recently ruled that two Rockaway residents who received massive injuries when they were attacked by a pack of wild dogs on the boardwalk in Arverne in 2001 can sue the City of New York, The Wave has learned. More...

Columnists

Broad Channel Bits

Happy St. Patrick%27s Day! May your corned beef and cabbage taste especially good this year. Of course, St. Paddy%27s means Spring is right around the corner. The warmish weather seems to be pushing us in that direction as well. More...

From The Artists Studio

Rockaway Artists Alliance Bodies: Equine And Human

One of the great pleasures of this column is that I have the opportunity to introduce large numbers of people to wonderful artists with whom they may not be familiar. More...

Eye On Physical Therapy

Anna Jordan left County Mayo, Ireland for America in 1929 when she was 24 years old. She was one of five children in the household and worked the family farm from sun up till sundown every day of the week. More...

Editorial/Opinion

From the Editor's Desk

You could almost hear the millions of television viewers in the red states turning their television sets to another channel. More...

Rockaway Left High And Dry By AllState Insurance

The Rockaway peninsula and Broad Channel has apparently become expendable, as far as the AllState Insurance Company is concerned. More...

Editorial Comment

by Robert Sarnoff

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Obits

John William DiffendaleFormer Roxbury Resident

John William Diffendale, a resident of Barefoot Bay, Florida, formerly of Roxbury, died March 11. He was 85. More...


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