December 7, 2007 RSS feed / Letters

Cut The Budget Cut

The following letter was written to the Community Board Relations unit of the City's Office of Management and Budget. More...

Something Needs To Be Done

Dear Editor, I've been living in Rockaway for a little over eight years now and I still haven't gotten used to the transportation out here. It has to be the worst in the city. More...

What Is The Answer To Beach 116 Street?

Dear Editor, I have a vision of what Beach 116 Street should be and it is not what it is today. I am a lifetime resident of Rockaway, second generation. I am also a real estate broker but I have no dealing with anyone on Beach 116 Street. More...

Thank You, Councilman Sanders

The following letter was written to Councilman James Sanders. Dear Editor, I am writing this letter to express my profound respect, admiration, and appreciation of your relentless efforts to improve and empower this community. More...

Response to 'The Progressive'11/30

Dear Editor, If I may quote John Paul Culotta - "We must… respect each other, and not our differences. If we fail to do this, our democratic life will be at risk. More...

Giving Thanks

Dear Editor, This past week, Daniel M. O'Connell Post 272 of the American Legion in Rockaway sent 14 holiday packages to Rockaway residents serving in the military in Iraq and Afghanistan. More...

Error in Reporting

Dear Editor, Your newspaper erred in reporting that the president of The Belle Harbor Property Owners Association has advocated the prohibition of a new store on Beach 129 Street. More...

Gateway Maintenance

Dear Editor, Having grown up in NYC, I recall the days when Riis Park was under the control of NYC. The condition of the walkways, the railing, etc., was far better in those days than they are now. More...

PBS Omitted A Piece Of History

Dear Editor, The recent PBS TV presentation of "Treasures in the Harbor," although very well done, was somewhat of a letdown for me. More...

PS/MS 47 Deserved That A

Dear Editor, As a former student from PS/MS 47 in Broad Channel, I was very offended by Howard Schwach's rude commentary. You didn't have the right to take the glory right from under PS/MS 47's feet. They worked hard to achieve that A. More...

Name the Holiday

Dear Editor, Congratulations to Joseph Costa on his letter, "A Christmas Tree Not a Holiday Tree," in the Friday, November 30 issue of The Wave. He expressed the sentiments of many Christians in our Rockaway community. More...

Rockaway's Hospitals

Dear Editor, I think this is a subject we all should be discussing- THE HOSPITALS IN ROCKAWAY. More...

Lew Simon to the Rescue

Dear Editor, I am writing this letter to let you know how Lew Simon came to my rescue after all my complaints fell on deaf ears. The back of my house on Beach 149 Street abuts the property of the abandoned Neponsit Hospital. More...


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