April 13, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

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Picture Postcards Of Rockaway Form New Book

Wave Columnist Shares Collection With The World A Wave Review

For decades, Rockaway and Coney Island were the destinations of choice for those seeking summer thrills and solace from summer heat on city streets. More...

Weiner Gives Gateway Update

He's Pushing To Fund Ryan Re-Do, Ferries And More

Rep. Anthony Weiner held a press conference at Gateway National Recreation Area's Ryan Visitor Center on Wednesday to take credit for about $66 million in recent improvements and talk about the new projects he wants to fund. More...

State Senators Tout New State Budget

The recently passed 2007-2008 State Budget offers record spending for education, safeguards the uninsured and restores cuts to the health care system proposed by Governor Eliot Spitzer. More...

Editorial/Opinion

School Governance Needs An Independent Review

Public Advocate Betsy Gottbaum dropped into The Wave for a long chat last week, and the talk turned to school governance. More...

Editorial Comment

by Robert Sarnoff Engore?

Al Gore received the most votes of any presidential candidate in the history of the United States. More...

Letters

Letters

All letters submitted to The Wave, including those sent via e-mail, must contain names, addresses and phone numbers. All letters are subject to editing and publication at the discretion of the editors. More...

Obits

Obituaries

Richard S. Bender Teacher, Actor/Entertainer

Richard S. Bender of Long Beach, California and formerly of Rockaway Beach died in Bellflower, California on April 6. He was 67. Bender was born in Brooklyn but lived the first 25 years of his life in Rockaway Beach. More...

Church Van Rolls, Sends Driver To Hospital

The driver of a church shuttle van was injured Monday, after he apparently lost control of the vehicle, which struck a utility pole and wound up on its side on the median between Rockaway Freeway and Arverne Boulevard on Beach 56 Street. More...

Catch A Clip Of Bungalow Documentary At Festival

The documentary filmmakers who've been working on a film about Rockaway's bungalows will show a clip from their project at the upcoming Literary Arts Festival at Fort Tilden. More...

Columnists

Beachcomber

The shake-up in the Far Rockaway Post Office has become something of a mystery. It seems as if both Postmaster George Buonocore and his lieutenant, Scott Klein have been lost in the mail. More...

Broad Channel Bits

Looking For Photos And A Writer's Conference

The Broad Channel Pre-k will be having Kiddie Bingo on Sunday April 15 at the Christ Presbyterian Church from 2 until 5 p.m. Cost is $5 per child, ages 3 through 8. Parents should be present. More...

Addressing The Issues

Smile And The Whole World Smiles With You!

Your healthy and beautiful smile is "an active ingredient today in social mobility and acceptance, interpersonal relations, employability and a good self image" according to the Gale Encyclopedia of Public Health. More...

Sports

SFDS Teams Storm Past Opponents

from page 8 5 Lady of Grace won the subnovice division. For SFDS 'A', Kathryn Gibson and Lauren Peters received all-tournament honors, while Emily Carlton was awarded for sportsmanship. More...

Fisheads Compete In Historic Play-off At Aviator Field

This Saturday night at 7:00 p.m., history will be made at the Aviator Sports Complex on the grounds of Floyd Bennett Field. More...

Stella Maris Stumbles In Loss To Christ the King

Stella Maris had tempted fate Tuesday afternoon. Due to the Easter vacation, the Lady Flippers were only playing with eight softball players against Christ the King. More...


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