January 20, 2012 RSS feed / Columnists

Paws For A Moment

Veterinary Examination Schedules And What’s Really Needed!

Is it that time of year again when you get that little card in the mail reminding you that your pet’s yearly exam is due? Often, along with that reminder is a laundry list of vaccines – fecal test, heartworm test and perhaps blood work! More...

Rockaway Walks Fitness Column

Leisure Time And Recreation Perception

Important leisure and recreation settings can reduce leading causes of death, disability, and social problems among youth and adults (Health and Fitness). More...

Left, Right And Middle

Now that the last of our brave men and women in our military have left Iraq and have come home to be with their families, it is time for our country to take a deeper look at the war and the use of military force. More...

Beachcomber

Most of the city’s municipal unions backed Andrew Cuomo in his race for the governor’s seat. Now, many of them are unhappy that they did so. More...

The Good Stuff

Welcome to the first installment of my monthly fitness column! New Year’s just came and went and almost everyone has made a commitment to start working out or to work out more. Bravo!! “Good Stuff” as I like to say. More...

Historical Views of the Rockaways

The Arverne Boardwalk in 1917 and 1937

Today historical views presents two views of the old and new Arverne boardwalk. Separated by two decades. More...

The Progressive

Reflections

This past holiday season has allowed me and many of us to reflect on our own personal condition. We sometimes become melancholy and remember our past as superior or inferior to our present condition. More...

From The Artists Studio

New President, New Exhibit; Nu?

Fort Tilden Highlights: PRESENT RAA EXHIBIT: “Abstract Point of View,” on view through Feb. 19, sTudio 6, RoCA (Rockaway Center for the Arts) at Fort Tilden. Free admission. Gallery hrs: Sat. and Sun., 12-4 p.m. and by appointment. More...

Sullivan’s Court

Keith Sullivan is a partner with Sullivan & Galleshaw, LLP and an adjunct law professor at Pace University School of Law and Brooklyn Law School and a lecturer for the NYS bar exam. More...

Rock Solid

Searching For Fannie Holland

A long journey concluded for me on January 2, 2012, when I submitted the content for “Images of America: Rockaway Beach,” to the publisher. More...

It’s My Turn

Why Failing Charters Must Be Closed

James Merriman is C.E.O. of the New York City Charter School Center, a nonprofit that helps new charter schools get started, supports existing schools and builds community support. Follow the organization on Twitter @charter411. More...

The Inner Voice

Now that we are well into January, have you had any thoughts of change for the New Year? Did you make any resolutions? Entering a new year is a symbolic way of making appropriate changes that you may have procrastinated about. More...

Looking Backward

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


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