February 24, 2012 RSS feed / Columnists


For what seems to be the tenth year in a row, the city has reported that Engine 328, stationed in the Big House in Far Rockaway, along with several other fire units, is on the chopping block due to the mayor’s budget. More...

The Rockaway Beat

Anger Over Being Told I Am On The Dole

Bob Turner became a Congressman because of the incredible stupidity of former Congressman Anthony Weiner and his sexting scandal as well as by the stupidity and cupidity of the Democratic Party in thinking we would vote for a political hack like Davi More...

Broad Channel Bits

These days the small flowering bush in the front garden next door just doesn’t know what to do. This week between the rain, the sunshine and very mild temps it has tentatively put out a few green buds. More...

Ideas Wanted

Anything & Everything

So, we had this idea. About ideas. We grabbed a camera and did man-on-thestreet interviews asking people for ideas. Ideas about anything and everything. We actually walked around with signs that said in big, bold letters: IDEAS WANTED.  More...

Looking Backward

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

Commentary On Things Present

A Rockaway Culture Mall?

NO! ... More...

Social Security And You

Be In The Know Before You Go

We’re in the dead of winter. In many areas of the country, that means that we could be in for some rough weather.  More...

Historical Views of the Rockaways

The Original Arverne Boardwalk – 1901 to 1926 – An All Wooden Structure

The original all wood elevated Arverne Boardwalk was constructed in 1901 by local businessmen in the area. The new walk, high above the beach went from Beach 59 Street on the east, to Beach 74 Street as the west end. More...

New Kid On The Boardwalk

“Strengthening Our Young People By Building A Sense Of Community And Philanthropy”

These days, a “New York Minute” feels shorter than ever. More...

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