July 29, 2011 RSS feed / Columnists

Historical Views of the Rockaways

Who are they? What are they? … and where are they?

This old photo was found in a group of Rockaway Beach picture postcards, and when I questioned the dealer about it, he stated it came from an album of Rockaway postcards he purchased some time ago. More...

It’s My Turn

Sanitized History Is Boring History

Stephen Preskill is the chairman of the Education Department at Wagner College on Staten Island, N.Y., a U.S. News & World Report Top 25 regional university. More...

Drawing On Science

Orb Weaver Spider

Once an insect is ensnarled in the web, the spider will rush down toward the prey and investigate it as a possible candidate for a meal. If the prey is not satisfactory it will be cut from the web or ignored. More...

Beachcomber

Those who are familiar with the players in the education field would have had no problem identifying the man sitting over Rupert Murdoch’s shoulder in the recent Parliamentary hearings on hacking of private telephones. More...

The Rockaway Beat

Mayor Defends Record But It’s The Same Old Politics

Accused recently of bluffing his way through another budget crisis, Mayor Michael Bloomberg was questioned by reporters about his trust factor. More...

East End Matters...

PHC Demise Becomes A Reality

The threat has hung over Rockaway for some time that one of the vital lifelines of the peninsula would close down. More...

Notes from the High C’s

Rockaway Music and Arts Council

This column should have been written a few weeks ago, but I had some problems with my computer, but I’ll go into that later. More...

The Rockaway Irregular

Opportunity Knocking?

Listening to President Obama as he explained his take on House Speaker John Boehner’s abrupt walk-out on their joint talks to raise the nation’s debt ceiling recently (by the time you read this, we’ll know if the anticipated deadlin More...

Looking Backward

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


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