January 5, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

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'Positive Rapper' Sends Message To Rockaway Teens

'True' To His Word - Stay In School, Don't Do Drugs, Stop The Violence

The Rockaway man, who refused to give us his full name, is a rapper of some local note with a new CD due out sometime later this month. That, however, is not all that he does. More...

Rockaway Woman Kills Youth In Lynbrook Accident

Nassau County police officers are investigating whether or not dark clothing was a contributing factor in a deadly motor vehicle accident that left a teenager dead on New Year's Eve. More...

Gas Station Attendant Robbed At Gunpoint

Man Asked For Directions, Demanded Money

A gas station attendant at the Getty Gas Station in Rockaway Beach was robbed on December 27 by a man who pointed a silver handgun at him and demanded his money, police say. More...

Sports

SFDS Gym Packed For Xmas Classic

The 22nd annual St. Francis Christmas Tournament concluded with a flourish on Saturday December 30, as record crowds flocked to the SFDS Gym. The day began with the Subnovice championship. Corpus Christi had defeated St. More...

Jets Want To Extend Magical Run In Foxboro

HEMPSTEAD, NY-Painted alongside the green-and-white hallway wall in the coordinator that connects the public relations offices to the locker room in Weeb Ewbank Hall are emblems that commemorate every single Jets' post-season appearanc More...

Jets' Coleman Springs To Wild Card Clash

Erik Coleman of the New York Jets visited IS 323's Scholars Academy last spring as part of the NFL's National Fitness Program. More...

Letters

Letters

Fight A Waste Of Time Dear Editor, I was watching the movie "Finding Nemo," on ABC and my bigger brother wanted to watch the Knicks game on that same time. So, we flipped channels. More...

Upcoming Events Target Violence In Rockaway

Two events aimed at ending a recent spike in shootings in the Rockaways will be held around Martin Luther King Jr. Day, The Wave has learned. City Councilman James Sanders Jr. More...

Wet & Cold Before Hitting The Waves

The discomfort of these young Belle Harbor ladies, even before hitting the cold waters of the Atlantic Ocean on New Year's Day, is evident in their faces. More...

Columnists

Dorothy Dunne

Christmas Bells Ringing, Santa Is Here and Gone: May The Message Of Peace And Love Linger Through 2007

Ho! Ho! Ho! It was Christmas morning and Santa made a Special Birthday Deliver for me from my son, who lives in California with his wife, Julie, and two children, Samantha and Elizabeth. More...

Meeks' Message From Capitol Hill

While we were celebrating the Fourth of July with picnics and fireworks, North Korea was lighting up the sky over the Sea of Japan with its own rockets' red glare - testing seven missiles. More...

Meeks Message From Capitol Hill

Peace On Earth, Good Will Towards Humankind

Whatever holiday you celebrate - Christmas, Chanukkah, Kwanzaa, or Eid - the season of "joy to the world" is a great time of the year. The focus is on children. Families come together. More...

Editorial/Opinion

Opinions

Shelly And Joe Must Go If Legislature Is To Be Fixed

There should be no doubt that our state legislature is dysfunctional, and has been so for decades. More...

Editorial Comment

good Noose? More...

From the Editor's Desk

The Beginning of Wisdom, This Time, Could Be A Solution To The Gun Problem

I have three favorite sayings that I use to guide my actions. The first came from the pilots that I worked with when I was on an aircraft carrier in the early 1960's. More...

Obits

Obituaries

Angel A. Arcentales NYPD Sergeant, Hispanic Society V.P.

Angel Arcentales, a Rockaway resident for 25 years coming from Brooklyn, died December 29. Arcentales, a Sergeant for the NYPD Intelligence Division, was born in Brooklyn. He was also the Vice President of the NYPD Hispanic Society. More...


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