August 7, 2009 RSS feed / Community

Wound Care Specialist Joining Peninsula Center Team

Janet Miele-Powers, Senior Vice President and Administrator of Peninsula Center for Extended Care and Rehabilitation, welcomed John Wang, M.D., C.W.S., to the staff of PCECR. Dr. More...

101 Precinct Throws Huge NNOAC Party

T he 101 Precinct, its Community Council and the local Weed and Seed celebrated the 26th Annual National Night Out Against Crime with music, games and entertainment at O'Donohue Park in Far Rockaway on Tuesday. More...

Rockaway Walks A Summer Success

Rockaway Walks, which has been held each Saturday morning at 8 a.m., has seen its greatest attendance this summer. More...

Club Members Cross The East River To Governor's Island

On July 18, more than a dozen members of the Sebago Canoe Club, including The Wave's own Vivian Rattay Carter, paddled across the East River from Valentino Pier in Red Hook, Brooklyn to spend the day on Governor's Island celebrating the second annu More...

Nursing Home's Garden A Gift To Residents

Lawrence Nursing Care Center's garden was a gift to its residents, to help them truly feel at home at the Center. The garden has many flowers and trees and is enjoyed by both residents and staff. More...

"All About Birds"Workshop At Wildlife Refuge Center

Julia Daudelain, 5th Grade Teacher at P.S. More...

St. John's Hosts Blood Drive

St. John's Episcopal Hospital and the New York Blood Center will be hosting a blood drive on Tuesday, August 11 from 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Donors between the ages of 16 to 75 are sought to help community hospitals. More...

Rain-Soaked Runners Rebound In Graybeards Family Run

About 250 men, women and children showed up at St. Francis de Sales Church in Rockaway Park on a stormy Friday night, hoping that officials of the annual Graybeards Family Run would be able to get in at least a few of the scheduled runs. More...

NNOAC Draws Crowds For Fun, Fireworks

Full Story

2nd Annual Rockaway Beach Breastfeeding Walk

On Friday, August 21, the Joseph P. More...

Arcuri Completes Basic Navy Training

Navy Seaman Alexandre M. Arcuri, graduate of Beach Channel High School and son of Corrine S. and Anthony J. Arcuri of Broad Channel, recently completed U.S. More...

PHC Staff Participates At Family Day Festival

Members of the Peninsula Hospital Center staff joined in the Family Day festivities at the Beach 41 Street Houses. PHC residents checked blood pressures and handed out wellness information during the event. More...

Tribute Park's 'Sunset In The Park' Fundraiser Draws Crowd As Sun Goes Down, Fireboat Frames Emotional National Anthem

As the sun slowly met Jamaica Bay on Thursday evening, hundreds of locals stood for the singing of the "Star Spangled Banner," while an FDNY fireboat, first used in 1938, spewed water a hundred feet in the air. More...

Jewish Association For Services To The Aged Visit Statue Of Liberty

JASA Roy Reuther Senior Center members recently took a guided tour of Statue of Liberty, part of a program partnered with and underwritten by Goldman Sachs. More...


Email Us
Contact Us

Copyright 1999 - 2014 Wave Publishing Co. All Rights Reserved

Neighborhoods | History