May 6, 2011 RSS feed / Columnists

From The Artist Studio

Last Weekend For ‘Glass And Water’ And ‘Windows’

The guest speaker at this coming Monday’s RAA general meeting will be former teacher and lifelong artist Stephen Yaeger, who will discuss producing cachets for First Day Covers. What is that? More...

Historical Viewsof the Rockaways

The W.T. Grant Department Store – Far Rockaway, N.Y. – 1930 to 1948 plus

In 1930 the W.T. Grant company department store opened on Central Avenue in Far Rockaway. The store featured items which cost 25 cents, 50 cents, and $1.00. More...

It’s My Turn

They Say ‘Hispanic’ … I See Black

According to all indicators, the “Hispanic” population grew by 43 percent over the last 10 years pushing the actual numbers to over 50 million. More...

Looking Backward

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

Beachcomber

Mark your calendar for a unique show that will take place at the West End Temple on May 15. We’ve seen lots of stand-up comedy in Rockaway (some of it even intentional), but we’ve never seen a rabbi do stand-up before. More...

The Rockaway Irregular

Budget Reform Or Fiscal Ruin?

Writing in this paper a couple of weeks back, Wave editor Howie Schwach made the case against the Ryan budget (recently passed in the House as a resolution but still not acted upon in the Senate). More...

Rock Solid

The Next Decade - Down The Staircase

We’ve completed the mission to remove Osama bin Laden from atop the world’s terrorist watch list. The hatred and cruelty of his Al Qaeda followers who orchestrated the terrifying events of September 11, 2001 will never be forgotten. More...

East End Matters. . .

Chancellor Walcott: Schools Should Not Be Run As Police States

When did our schools start being run as police states? More...

The Rockaway Beat

Do We Need To Become ‘The Next Gastronerd Paradise?’

Maybe it’s just me, but does Rockaway need to become the next gastronerd paradise? Do we need an A Train that is more crowded and beardy this summer? More...

The Diary Of A Green Thumb

Planting A Garden With Your Child For Mother’s Day

Children are natural gardeners. They love to play in the dirt and they learn by doing and working with their hands. More...

Social Security And You

Fast Medicare Coverage Even When You’re Not Retired

You’ve made your decision: although you’re eligible to collect Social Security payments, you’re going to keep working and delay receiving your retirement benefits. But don’t forget about Medicare. More...


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