July 6, 2012 RSS feed / Community

St.John’s Holds Successful Health Fair

St. John’s Episcopal Hospital hosted its annual health fair on Sunday, June 17 at St. Mary’s Star of the Sea Church, 1920 New Haven Avenue, Far Rockaway. More...

On The Boardwalk Music For Autism Awareness

Jon Kiebon, right, leads Jammin Jon & The Jammers – one of the bands that performed on the boardwalk at Beach 96 Street at a free all-day concert last Saturday promoting autism awareness. More...

SJEH Cuts Ribbon On State Of Art MRI

St. John’s Episcopal Hospital’s administrators and staff, and local officials cut the ribbon on a new state-of-the-art open MRI machine on June 27. More...

Rockaway Walks 2012 Kickoff - A Lifestyle Change Program

We all need to stay ready or get ready because Rockaway Walks is in session for another 12 weeks. More...

Rockaway Walks Fitness Column

Health And Fitness Benefit To Cardio Endurance Training

Cardiorespiratory endurance training has both health (outcomes) and fitness (physiological response) benefits. Health addresses disease prevention and rehabilitation directly associated with inactivity and sedentary lifestyles. More...

Beach Flix Draws Hundreds To Boardwalk

The Rockaway Civic Association (RCA) sinks its teeth into Summer Fun with a nighttime screening of the classic movie “Jaws” on Thursday, June 28. More...

Goldfeder Cheers On Little League Cardinals

Assemblyman Phil Goldfeder cheered on the Rockaway Little League’s Cardinals, his sponsored team, at their championship game in Fort Tilden last weekend. More...

Greenstein, 91, Pulls Car With Teeth

Rockaway resident and ironman, Mike Greenstein at 91 years old, pulled a car with his teeth during a performance at the Cyberzone Strongman Contest 2012. More...

Fay Gross Receives Proclamation

Assemblyman Phil Goldfeder honored Fay Gross with a New York State Assembly proclamation on her retire ment from the Young Israel of Wavecrest and Bayswater senior program, and for more than 20 years More...

MPB Closing Overnight This Week

There will be several full, intermittent bridge closures of up to 40 minutes at the Marine Parkway-Gil Hodges Memorial Bridge on two overnights next week for necessary inspection and maintenance of the lift span. More...

TD 23 Hosts Blood Drive Today

Transit District 23 will hold a blood drive on Friday, July 6, from 12:45 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. at their headquarters located at 222 Beach 116 Street. More...

Simon says...

As we write this column we are winding down and preparing to hand in our reelection petitions. May God bless all of the registered Democrats who signed the petition for reelection. More...

RWA Prepares For Free Summer Programs

This week Rockaway Waterfront Alliance staff were preparing for the start of their summer program for middle school and high school students operating throughout the months of July and August. More...

Wandering Rockaway A Tasty Treat

Special To The Wave

This is the first in a series of occasional articles about Rockaway by a native resident who prefers to remain anonymous. More...

Goldfeder: MTA Public Hearings Necessary

In an effort to improve public transportation and community participation in Queens, Assemblyman Phil Goldfeder announced that he plans to introduce legislation that would require the MTA to hold public hearings on all service changes it makes regard More...

Third Trimester Honors Awarded At St. Camillus

The Home School Association of St. Camillus School announced the following students received honors for the third trimester ending June 18. More...

Xaverian Preps For Wounded Warriors

The Xaverian and Genesis boys volunteered last week at the Rockaway Point Yacht Club, cleaning up the beach in preparation for the Wounded Warriors Welcoming Reception in two weeks. More...

SFDS Students Earn Scholarships

St. Francis de Sales School said goodbye to the class of 2012 this year. More...

Locals March To Celebrate Rockaway

A little heatwave didn’t stop the annual Celebrate Rockaway Parade last Saturday as locals united to show their pride in their community. More...

PS 114 Students Celebrate Their Heritage

Fourth graders at PS 114 celebrated the end of the school year with a unit on immigration. More...

Cub Scouts Celebrate A Successful First Year

It was at this time last summer when a small group of adults gathered together to initiate Pack 147 of the Cub Scouts. More...


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