June 30, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

'Falsified Addresses' KO PS 114 Students

'More Than 25, Less Than 50' Slated For Other Schools

More than 25 students of Public School 114 in Belle Harbor, some who have been in the school since kindergarten, have been removed from the school by Principal Stephen Grill because they were found to have "falsified addresses" and actually lived out More...

Two Hundred Fifty Apprenticeships Open

The New York State Department of Labor will be recruiting for 200 elevator/escalator constructor/modernizer and 50 lather (wood, wire, metal) apprentices, State Labor Commissioner Linda Angello announced this week. More...

Community

Milestones

Cierra And Cieana Victoria 'Step Up'

Cierra and Cieana Victoria, the daughters of Amanda and Ronald Victoria and More...

Averi Grace Dalton Has Arrived

Averi Grace Dalton was born on May 30, 2006, weighing 7 lbs., 5 oz. and 19 and a More...

Lauren Ann Brenna Born June 9

Michael and Frances Brenna have announced the birth of their daughter, More...

Editorial/Opinion

Downzoning The West End: The Battle Begins

Some residents in the west end of Rockaway certainly find some strange things to fight over. First, it was the "official" (man-made) dunes that some are protesting and demanding that they be dozed under. More...

Opinions

Are More 'Low Income' Homes On The Horizon?

An event that occurred in Brooklyn earlier this week to little fanfare might well have a major impact on the future of Rockaway. More...

Editorial Comment

Testing, one, two... Testing, one, two... More...

Chinese Deliveryman Shanghaied In Edgemere

A teenage boy was arrested at the Ocean Bay Houses this week after he and two others ordered Chinese food and allegedly Shanghaied the deliveryman - stripping him of the food and personal items, including his bike, cell phone and cash. More...

Far Rockaway Church Is Thief's 'Prey'

The pastor of a Far Rockaway church that was robbed last week told The Wave that the members of his church will say prayers for the troubled thief who stole donation money and damaged property in the process. More...

Wave Office Closed Tuesday, July 4

The Wave office will be closed on Tuesday, July 4 for the celebration of Independence Day. Advertising deadlines will be as follows for the July 7 issue: Columns, other editorial submissions and display ads, Monday, July 3 by 5 p.m. More...

Columnists

Dorothy Dunne

Valentino's Christening

Valentino Augusta Schroeder, grandchild of Peter and Helene Danzilo, son of daughter Lanney and husband. Richard Schroeder, was baptized into the Catholic Church this past Sunday. And a handsome little angel he is. More...

School Scope

Wrap-Up

Where the rubber room meets the road Hearing about so many teachers being charged with verbal and psychological abuse, I realize that if I were still teaching I would have a permanent seat in the rubber room. Maybe my own couch. More...

Broad Channel Bits

It is almost July 4-time to celebrate our freedoms and revel in our living in this great country. Some folks head to cooler temperatures, while others head to exotic places. Others stay here and fire up the grill for hot dogs and hamburgers. More...

Sports

Rockaway Supports NYC vs.Las Vegas Friendship Games

The Rockaway Sports Association cannot say enough regarding the tremendous support from the entire Rockaway peninsula for the young children who More...

Brooklyn Cyclones Off To Slow Start

The history of the Brooklyn Cyclones has been enriched with winning seasons, sellout crowds and post-season baseball. Success is not a guarantee in baseball but it's almost become routine at Keyspan Park. More...

Breezy Point Biathlon Run Benefits Local Firefighter

The Second Annual Breezy Point Biathlon on July 8 will raise funds to benefit the FDNY Family Transport Unit in appreciation for their assistance to Matthew Long and his family. More...

Obits

Obituaries

Terry Benson NYC Board of Ed. Employee

Terry Benson, a Rockaway resident for 28 years coming from Woodside, Queens, died June 27. More...


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