June 19, 2009 RSS feed / Community

The Puppets Come Out To Play

The children of P.S. 106 were treated to a performance of Sleeping Beauty (set in Central Park) last Friday, sponsored by the New York City Department of Parks and Recreation. More...

Michael And Elyssa Are Engaged

The parents of Michael Zurheide and Elyssa Jacobowitz announce their children's engagement. More...

Ed Koch Gives Ulrich Council Endorsement

Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch, a Democrat, has given his endorsement to newly elected City Councilmember Eric Ulrich, a Republican, for reelection this fall against Democratic Party choice Frank Gulluscio, according to officials. More...

Rockaway Waterfront Alliance Sculpture Unveiled On Beach 30

Last Saturday, local residents and friends gathered for Ethan Long's official unveiling of his sculpture titled," Digital Dirt Processor 2.0." The eight-foot earth sculpture sits along the open stretch of beach at Beach 30 Street and is one of the More...

100 PCT CC Youth Committee Holds Party For Chess Club

The 100 Precinct Community Council Youth Committee held a end of year party for the Chess Club at Seaside School P.S./M.S. 225 last Thursday. Children enjoyed a variety of homemade food from the Youth Committee members. More...

Study Finds One in Four Payphones Broken in Subways

Approximately one in four payphones in New York City Transit subway stations does not fully work, according to two surveys released today by the NYPIRG Straphangers Campaign. More...

Early Deadlines For July 3 Edition

In order to facilitate the closing of The Wave for the July 4 holiday, there will be early deadlines for both the editorial and advertising departments for the July 3 edition of The Wave. All editorial material including columns are due by 5 p.m. More...

Hospice Team at PHC Extends Well Beyond the Unit

A member of the Dietary staff at Peninsula Hospital Center, Carolina Molina, a dietary aide, was recently surprised by staff members of the Hospice Unit and the mother of a hospice patient, when she was presented with a token of their appreciation. More...

This Telephone Pole Is Going, Going … Gone

For the past three weeks, the electric pole on the corner of Rockaway Beach Boulevard and Beach 90 Street was leaning to starboard and many calls were made to both the 311 and 911 citywide system. More...

Two Rockaway Volunteer Groups Are Awarded

Councilman John C. More...

Ballerinas And Tumblers Perform

Pictured are local Breezy ballerinas and tumblers, with Mrs. Hendry's helpers. Parents, grandparents, siblings, relatives and friends enjoyed the little show performed by the talented children. Top, Mrs. Hendry's ballerina class. More...

Club Hosts Health Luau and Summer Camp

Fun-filled, family-friendly summer events are planned at the Far Rockaway Clubhouse of the Madison Square Boys & Girls Club, beginning this weekend, according to a spokesperson for the club. More...

Have You Seen Tipsy The Cat?

The Wave's recent ad about a lost cat, Tipsy Tyler, in Rockaway Park has brought an overwhelming response to his caretaker Mary Sternhell, with some promising tips and support from readers. More...

Shevy Speaks At The Irish Reunification Conference

In what Wave columnist Ed "Shevy" Shevlin called, the "greatest honor of my life," he was asked by the General Secretary of Sinn Fein, Rita O'Hare, to address the Irish Reunification Conference on behalf of the Grand Council of Emerald Societies. More...

'Raffle Queen' Is Crowned At PHC Aux Meeting

Gertrude Oltchick, member of the Executive Board of the Peninsula Hospital Center Auxiliary, received a "pearl and ruby" crown at the June auxiliary meeting. More...

SJEH Honors 250 For Years Of Service

St. John's Episcopal Hospital honored the longevity of its attending physicians at the quarterly meeting of the Medical Staff. The meeting was held on Tuesday, June 9 at the Lawrence Village Country Club. More...

SJEH Hosts Advisory Board Meeting

Community Advisory Board of St. John's Episcopal Hospital (SJEH) held its annual meeting on Wednesday, June 10, 2009. More...

Sanders Works Up Sweat With Rockaway Residents

Nearly 100 people came pumped up and ready to shed pounds on Saturday, June 15, to kick-off Councilman James Sanders Jr.'s 3rd annual Rockaway Walks. More...

Seaside Senior Recognition

Bernie Klein has been a member of the Seaside Senior Center for many years. More...


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