October 23, 2009 RSS feed / Community

A Scary Circus Halloween Extravaganza!

A chill wind blows over the deserted fairgrounds, carny lights wink on and off and ghostly calliope music drifts away as The Rockaway Artists Alli - ance raises the big top on a Scary Cir - cus Halloween Extravaganza. More...

New Student Council At Visitation Academy 2009-2010

Elections for Student Coun - cil, and class president and vice president were held at Visit ation Academy. More...

Worldwide Communion Celebrated

First Congregational Church of Rockaway Beach celebrated Worldwide Communion Sunday recently, with a special performance of "He Reigns Forever" by a new praise dance group spearheaded by church member Deborah Rowe. More...

It Wasn't A Water Main Break

The corner of Newport Avenue and Beach 120 Street in Rockaway Park was completely inundated for a brief period of time during this past weekend's Nor'easter. The DEP was called, but no operation occurred to unclog the storm drain. More...

Community Needs More Input In DOT Projects

District Leader Frank Gulluscio, State Senator Joseph Addabbo and community activists joined to ge ther to call for increased community input in regard to Depart ment of Transportation street constructions projects and pilot projects. More...

Gulluscio, Weiner Campaign Together

City Council candidate Frank Gulluscio is joined by U.S. More...

All-Hands Fire At Beach 100 Street Bungalow

Firefighters were called to an all-hands fire at Beach 100 Street and Rockaway Beach Boulevard last Monday night at about 9:10 p.m. Arriving responders found a bungalow behind the 101 Deli and Bryan's Auto fully involved in flames and smoke. More...

SJEH Honors Breast Cancer Awareness Month

St. John's Episcopal Hospital obser ved National Breast Cancer Aware ness Month in October in numerous ways. The Hospital's Imaging Depart ment extended hours for mammograms. More...

Peninsula Hospital Center Holds Island Style Fundraiser

The 2009 Peninsula Hospital Center (PHC) Anniversary Ball will be held October 31, starting at 6 p.m., at El Caribe in Brooklyn, New York. The event will be South Seas themed with elements of Hawaii, Tahiti and Polynesia. More...

Hell House Is Hell No More

Neighbors, City Clean Up Rat Infested Property

In May of this year, The Wave ran a front page story on an abandoned Beach 87 Street property that the owner had allowed to become a ratinfested garbage dump. The neighbors termed it a "Hell House," and the name stuck. More...

Photo Quiz: School Days And Politicians

the early 1990's should bring back some memories. The first photo shows some local, and not so local politicians. Who are they? More...


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