October 6, 2006 RSS feed / Columnists

Broad Channel Bits

It's hard to believe that we're in the month of October already. More...

The Progressive

Church and State and Various Changes in Society

As a child attending a local Roman Catholic parish school, the Sisters of Charity taught me the catechism that was known as the Baltimore Catechism. More...

Historical Views of the Rockaways

A Beach In Far Rockaway Called Ostend...Not In Belgium, A Country In Europe!

A country called Belgium on the European continent had a very famous bathing beach on its North Sea coastline known as Ostend. More...

On The Beach

For My Friend, George, On Columbus Day

Since moving to Rockaway nearly twenty years ago, I have found myself at the nexus of the Jewish and Irish communities, and I have had a wonderful time there. More...

Erin On The Rox

Congratulations to this year's Roxbury residents who were recognized by the Breezy Point Garden Club for their beautiful gardens. More...

From The Artists Studio

Art Classes, A Great American Painter and Modern Dance

Arts this week @ RoCA, Fort Tilden: ARTSPLASH continues: RAA's month-long arts festival featuring visual, performing and spoken word artists. On view through October 15 at the Rockaway Center for the Arts. More...

Looking Backward

What The Wave Said 20 Years Ago...

Rockaways' Playland and selected parcels around the amusement park were sold Monday, September 29, about 10:30 p.m., to Shore horizons, for development. More...

Dorothy Dunne

A Blast Of An Opening For Ferro's

Ferro's Restaurant had a blast of an opening with tastings from the chef, a buffet and pass-arounds. Chosen entertained on the piano and the clarinet player was sensational... there's nothing like live music. More...

The Inner Voice

Surrender is a word that is often used in one's relationship to a religion or to the Divine. Surrender is a word that we Americans don't really feel comfortable with. Why would anyone want to surrender? Why give up? More...

Beachcomber

City Councilman James Sanders held an "emergency meeting" last week to address the homicide of a young man who had been shot once previously in the same area. More...

Simon says...

Commentary From the Desk of Lew M. Simon, Democratic District Leader, 23 More...

MovieScope

"Flyboys" - Nosedive

Kids crazy about model airplanes and World War I aerial dogfights will love "Flyboys." More...

School Scope

Putting Lipstick on the Pig

In the movie "Boiler Room" shady brokers used the expression "Put lipstick on the pig" when they dressed up lousy stocks to sell to a gullible public. More...


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