May 7, 2010 RSS feed / Columnists

Point of View

NOTES ON MOTHER’S DAY

A problem arose a number of years ago at a prominent, private day school. It decided to eliminate any celebration of Mother’s Day because of the diversity of family structures which the school population then represented. More...

Broad Channel Bits

Warm temperatures with sunny blue skies and very few clouds and lots of blooming going on – enjoy these beautiful days! More...

Notes On Consumer Affairs

On May 22, 2009, President Barack Obama signed into law the Credit Card Accountability, Responsibility, and Disclosure Act (CARD Act). More...

Historical Views of the Rockaways

The Marine Parkway/Gil Hodges Memorial Bridge from the Air… 1995

This aerial view of the center lift span of the Marine Parkway/Gil Hodges Memorial Bridge over Rockaway inlet, was taken from the Brooklyn side of the crossing. The narrowness of the peninsula is very obvious, and raises some eyebrows. More...

It’s My Turn

Vincent S. Castellano is a former chairman of Community Board 14 where he has been a member for 20 years. He is a former first vice president, treasurer and director of the Rockaway Chamber of Commerce.

City Hall wants to kill the Rockaway Ferry. More...

East End Matters...

KidsmART After-School Program Needs To Remain Open

Once again the boys and girls of the peninsula are about to come out on the losing end of a budget crisis. Usually it’s the youngsters on the east end of Rockaway who are affected. More...

Beachcomber

Jack Zarin-Rosenfeld, a DOE press secretary emailed to say that The Wave had slightly misquoted or paraphrased his comments in relation to the new school being sited in Beach Channel High School. More...

Rock Solid

It’s My Park — It’s Your Park — They Are OUR Parks

It’s My Park Day” — you’ve probably seen some promotions of this annual event sponsored by New York City Parks and Recreation. This year, it will occur on Saturday, May 15. More...

From The Artists Studio

Concert At RAA – A 400 Year Journey

UPCOMING: Quintet of the Americas performing new music in multimedia sound-surround presentation about geologic evolution of NY. Sun., May 16, 2 p.m. See column for more details. More...

Looking Backward

What The Wave Said 20 Years Ago... More...


Email Us
Contact Us

Copyright 1999 - 2014 Wave Publishing Co. All Rights Reserved

Neighborhoods | History

 

 

Check Out News Podcasts at Blog Talk Radio with Riding the Wave with Mark Healey on BlogTalkRadio