August 11, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Man On Bike Shot In Pelvis

A 28-year-old Far Rockaway man was shot in his pelvis Monday night as he rode his bike past the Ocean Bay Houses on Beach Channel Drive, police said. More...

Community

'Cereal Box News' A Computer Innovation

A patent-pending computer program that provides an alternative to standard email, created by locals Rick Horan and Bill Hanson, premiered last month through a children's newsletter created by the duo and their company, PushPrint LLC. More...

Two 'Wolves' Charged With Beating, Robbing Man

Two thugs - part of a wolf pack that allegedly beat and robbed a Rockaway man in early June - have been arrested and charged in connection with the violent incident, The Wave learned this week. More...

Weiner Wants Better Security For Jewish Organizations

Representative Anthony Weiner hosts an emergency town hall meeting on Jewish community safety at the Avenue N Jewish Center in light of last week's shooting in Seattle and a suspicious fire outside a Queens synagogue. More...

Sports

Sorrentino Little League Host Title Weekend

The Sorrentino Recreational Center in conjunction with Health Plus/Police Athletic League/ City of New York will present the 2006 Parks and Recreation Queens Little League Baseball Championships this Saturday at O' Donohue Park. More...

RBVL Playoffs Set For Saturday At Riis Park

Tomorrow, the Rockaway Beach Volleyball troops will battle for the last time this summer on the sands of Riis Park. The playoffs will begin at 10:30 AM sharp and will continue until 6 champions are crowned in 6 divisions later in the afternoon. More...

QB or Not To QB: Jets Ponder Ramsay Dilemma

HEMPSTEAD, NY- The official training camp roster has 88 names listed, but for Jets fans, there's currently only four that matter. More...

Obits

Obituaries

Anthony Boswell Entrepreneur

Anthony Boswell, a lifelong Rockaway resident, died July 31. He was 68. More...

Man Dies After He's Shot, Crashes Into Boardwalk

A local security guard who reportedly shared information with police may have been lured last weekend to the quiet spot in Far Rockaway where he was shot several times and then crashed his car into the boardwalk in a desperate attempt to escape. More...

That's One Hot Ride!

The license plate on this Chrysler Sebring says "BERNIE 1," but it could have said "Burn, Bernie, Burn." The owner, whose last name was not known at press time, left his car with its convertible top down Wednesday afternoon on Rockaway Beach Boulevar More...

Columnists

Congressman Meeks Speaks

The Minimum Achievement Congress: We Need A New Direction

My colleagues and I in the House and Senate have recessed for the month of August. Ordinarily, most of us spend part of the recess working in our respective districts as well as spending time with our families who see far too little of us. More...

Dorothy Dunne

Breezy's Beautiful Bride On The Bay

+ 12:00 noon on UHF Chs. 35 & 26 Monday - Friday It was the wedding of the year, the first I have heard of where a marriage ceremony was performed on the Bayside Beach at the foot of 219. More...

From The Artists Studio

Indaculture Returns And The Rubin Museum Rockaway Artists Alliance

Every Thursday at 7:30 p.m. in Fort Tilden through August 24 on the outdoor Rockaway Moon Stage between sTudio 6 and sTudio 7 Galleries. (Inside sTudio 7 if it rains.) BYO blankets, chairs, coolers, family and friends. More...

Editorial/Opinion

Opinions Rockaway Needs Recognition For An Historic Event

Ask about the first transatlantic flight across the Atlantic Ocean and nine out of ten people will respond with the name of Charles Lindberg and the year of 1927. More...

Editorial Comment

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From The Editor's Desk A Progressive By Any Name Is Still A Liberal

John Paul Culotta, who pens "The Progressive" column for this paper may call himself a progressive, but he is a good old main-line Liberal down to his bones. More...

Letters

Letters

Some Vitriol Directed At Wave Dear Editor, You have once again demonstrated that your publication is a complete joke. More...


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