July 31, 2009 RSS feed / Letters

Bloomberg Not Helping Us

Dear Editor, I voted for Mayor Bloomberg and used to admire him. Over the years he has accomplished many good things, but under his leadership many things have gone seriously wrong as well. More...

The New Health Care Plan

Dear Editor, Last Sunday's NY Times Magazine featured an article titled "Why We Must Ration Health Care." Oh really? More...

Welcoming The Wounded Soldiers

Dear Editor, The great endeavors on the part of many Rockaway residents to welcome the wounded soldiers show how wonderful the people of Rockaway are. At the Old Traditional Irish Shack of Beach 129 Street the welcome mat was out. More...

Concerts In Riis Park

Dear Editor, My husband and I were delighted to bring our friends Maureen and Rich Hennessey from Wantagh, L.I., to the first concert at Riis Park on July 12. More...

Misconception About NYCdog

Dear Editor, In the "Beachcomber" column of June 12, the following appeared: "Michael Feldman, who runs the Pennies for Paws organization, called to say that he was unhappy about a recent Beachcomber item that intimated that his organization might More...

Rockapulco Summer Run Series

Dear Editor, I just wanted to write in and thank John Edwards for the wonderful Rockapulco Summer Run series. More...

A Great Florist Experience in Rockaway

Dear Editor, I write this letter because I want everyone in Rockaway to experience what I do each and every time I visit Danielle's Rockaway Florist. More...

Traffic On Newport Avenue

Dear Editor, This is a follow-up to Paul Peterson's important letter last week. More...

"Oklahoma!" A Success

Dear Editor, What a star-studded cast in "Oklahoma!" What a thrill! What a great night in theater offered by the Rockaway Theater Company for residents! Thank you, dream scene, Curley and all. You were great. More...

Karate At Night Out Against Crime

Dear Editor, My wife and son are students of the World Champion Karate Center on Beach Channel Drive. In the short time that my son has been there, he has learned to do things I never imagined a six-year-old would be capable of. More...

Obama Must Make Peace With Russia

Dear Editor, If ever there is a World War III, would it be based on the insecurities and fears of either the U.S. or Russia fighting over land use and oil in the Middle East, Central Asia, or South America? More...

Noteworthy Rockaway Businesses

Dear Editor, I would like to commend three Rockaway businesses for their excellent service: Belle Harbor Chemists on Beach 129 Street, Rocco's Hair Salon on Beach 116 Street and 101 Deli on Rockaway Beach Boulevard. More...

Rockaway Lifeguards

Dear Editor, I came to Rockaway when I was 16 and fell in love with the beach. I am now 50 years old and still love it. Raising four children at the ocean shore, I have become acquainted with many lifeguards over the years. More...

Problems With Equity Checks

Dear Editor, I am writing this letter because I want to publicly thank Lew Simon for working his magic and doing in one week what could not be done since January 2009. More...

Funds In The Neponsit Association

Dear Editor, I have been a resident of Neponsit for the past 19 years. More...


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