December 12, 2008 RSS feed / Letters

Save The Cross Bay Bridge Rebate

Dear Editor, There is a way to save the rebate on the Cross Bay Bridge. If the governor would support sport betting, football, baseball, hockey and basketball, the city and state will make more than the $3.6 million it costs now for the rebate. More...

Clean Up Beach 116 St

Dear Editor, Beach 116 Street in particular seems to be the dumping ground for every social misfit. There is talk of changing and revitalizing Rockaway. However, until social conditions improve this idea will not get off the ground. More...

Join The Fight To Stop The Bridge Toll

Dear Editor, As we all know the residents of Rockaway, Broad Channel and Breezy Point are now in for the fight of our lives to maintain the Cross Bay Bridge rebate program which allows us to get to the rest of Queens without paying a toll. More...

A Note On Nunley's Carousel

Dear Editor, In your November 21 Historical Views column, you make mention of Nunley's carousel, and not knowing what happen to it after its run in Seaside. Would this have been the carousel in Nunley's on Sunrise Highway in Freeport? More...

A Fighter for the Community

Dear Editor, Following the recent election of current City Councilman Joseph Addabbo to the State Senate, there has been a scramble by many people to announce their candidacy for Addabbo's seat, which will be filled in February. More...

Unfair/Unbalanced Reporting

Dear Editor, In The Wave the other week, a piece ran about a man who claimed, he worked for the Associated Press and was thrown out of the polling site at PS 225, supposedly by Lew Simon. More...

A Reasonable Demand

Dear Editor, The American traitor Jonathan Pollard, by his own estimates, gave or sold to Israeli Mossad agents operating in Washington, D.C., one million plus pages - the equivalent of 360 cubic feet - of highly sensitive national security clas More...

Wave Not Racist

Dear Editor, This is in response to Edwin Williams' article titled "Your Racial Local Newspaper" dated 11/28/08. Mr. Williams, how can this paper be racist? More...

Flagpole Vandals

Dear Editor, I am writing on behalf on my mother, Anne Marie McNerney, a resident of the Rockaways for more than 40 years. More...

Why Ignore Such An Historical Event?

Dear Editor, I am a paid subscriber to your weekly publication, The Wave. In your publication dated November 28, there were several letters on Page 28 addressing the fact that Presidentelect Obama was not mentioned. More...

Sending An Uplifting Message

Dear Editor, I wrote the following piece as a token of courage to my friend who also lives in Rockaway Park. I present this piece in hopes that it will reach, entice and perhaps, uplift a spirit. More...

A Tribute

Dear Editor, In a few short weeks Christians across the Peninsula will be celebrating the birth of our "significant other." Today many here are grappling with our new President's view on conception and birth, rights to life and Roe v Wade. More...

What About Us?

Dear Editor, On December 3, 2008, Senator Schumer announced he was pushing for a $165 million stimulus package for Long Island. More...

Mayor Mike, Leave Us Alone

Dear Editor, It is difficult to forget the number of years and reasons and people invested in eliminating the toll on the Cross Bay Bridge (CBB). More...

The Truth Has No Color

Dear Editor, Last week someone wrote a letter complaining about supposed racism. I remember Mr. Schwach writing, a few years back, the truth cannot be racist because it is the truth. More...

It's The Real Estate, Stupid

Dear Editor, I keep reading and hearing a lot about the recession we are in, but I hear very little about what has gotten us there. And that is the real estate. More...


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