August 12, 2011 RSS feed / Columnists

Broad Channel Bits

Last week I had the pleasure of returning from a trip to Ireland –fantastic in every sense of the word – and touching down on a hot and sunny day at JFK. More...

Looking Backward

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

East End Matters...

Save PHC; Investigate Closure Decision

Where was the outrage and demand for investigations before MediSys announced its plans to close Peninsula Hospital Center due to deep financial problems? For years rumors ran rampant. More...

It’s My Turn

We Don’t Use A Bandage To Fix A Broken Pipe, So Why Are We Still Using Gun Buyback Programs?

For several years, gun buyback programs have become a popular solution to reducing gun violence in urban neighborhoods. More...

Beachcomber

Once again a local has died on Cross Bay Boulevard, on the stretch that runs through the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge. More...

The Rockaway Beat

PHC Closing: More Questions Than Answers

There is no doubt that one day, sooner than later – perhaps within the next 30 days, perhaps at the end of October – Peninsula Hospital Center will close its doors for good. More...

Commentary On Things Present

S&P Jukes USA

Last Friday night the S&P Rating Agency shockingly and stunningly smacked down the Financial Capital of the World ... the United States of America. More...

Simon Says...

As we write our column on Tuesday evening there is a lot going on to keep the doors of Peninsula Hospital open. More...

Historical Views of the Rockaways

Rockaway Point After The Installation Of The Rock Hook Jetty In 1933

In 1931, if you were at the ocean end of Beach 222 Street at Rockaway’s Breezy Point (the geographical point of the Rockaway peninsula) you either had to be a good swimmer or in a boat of some kind. More...


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