April 17, 2009 RSS feed / Letters

'World Class Boardwalk' Is Hyperbole

Dear Editor, In your editorial from April 3, you claim that if the stimulus package that the President says we are getting, is put to use in Rockaway, we will get, among a plethora of other amenities too numerous to mention, More...

Keep KidsmART

Dear Editor, As a result of City budget cuts, kidsmART, Rockaway's jewel of a program, is slated to be eliminated. A greater travesty one couldn't imagine for our children and the families of Rockaway. More...

Not Good For The Rockaways

Dear Editor, Do you think this is good for the Rockaways? I don't think we need a California based FTW ("F*%# the World") surf shop promoting gangs, gangster behavior, graffiti, tagging and other related criminal and antisocial behavior. More...

Need Amenities, Not Housing

This letter was sent to the director of the city's Housing Preservation and Development agency. More...

Irish Heroes Stem of Irish Roots

Dear Editor, I recently saw the movie "Hunger." It was the story of Bobby Sands, the Irish political prisoner who starved to death for his belief that he was an Irish Political Prisoner. More...

Don't Need An 'Inner Gangsta'

Dear Editor, For the past few years it has been clear that the Rockaways are on the cusp of change, just what that change might look like seems less clear. More...

A Clear Contrast Between Politicians

Dear Editor, A clear contrast already seems to be developing between our old and new political reps. Just this week, new Rockaway City Councilman Ulrich introduced legislation in chambers to thwart higher taxes. More...

Celebrating The Creation Of The Sun

Dear Editor, As dawn broke Wednesday morning over Belle Harbor, the scene on the beach must have been a source of endless confusion to the gulls circling overhead, to paraphrase F. Scott Fitzgerald's line in the Great Gatsby. More...

Gluttonous Exploitation

Dear Editor, How old were we when we heard the saying, what goes up must come down? Who remembers the exact age; but, we do remember we were able to prove it with a Spaulding or Pensy Pinky? More...

A Shining Light

Dear Editor, On July, 10, 2008, Patrick Hernandez, someone who held so much promise and was so proactive in his quest to just do the right thing, was taken from us. More...


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