December 28, 2012 RSS feed / Community

Sunday On The ‘Boardwalk’

Much of the boardwalk may be missing after Hurricane Sandy, but Rockaway residents,including beach walkers, trestle climbers and photographers, still enjoy the sun, surf and sand. More...

Wind and Sand Don’t Stop Santa Shuffle

Fierce wind kicked up sand along Shorefront Parkway but that didn’t deter more than a hundred Santas as they joined in the second annual Santa Shuffle on Saturday, December 22. More...

Dan Guarino Joins Wave

This week Dan Guarino officially joins The Wave newspaper as Assistant Editor and reporter. More...

Santa Claus Makes Early Visit To Broad Channel

Santa Claus came to Broad Channel in a big way on Sunday, December 23. Santa and Jet Towing and Auto Body of Brooklyn brought gifts and Christmas joy to youngsters at the East 17 Road Park. Accompanied by several giant tow trucks, St. More...

Little North Pole Brings Joy To Recovering Rockaway

Remembers Sandy Hook Shooting Victims

Superstorm Sandy threatened a Rockaway tradition but Joe Mure decided “Sandy Can’t Stop Santa” and decided to host the annual Little North Pole event in front of his Neponsit home on Sunday, December 23 as he has done for 19 years. More...

Breaking News - 1/2/2013 9:48 AM

Rockaway Beach P.O. Re-Opens Today -- NOT!

The United States Postal Service has sent an incorrect press release. The Rockaway Beach Post Office will NOT reopen Friday, December 28. More...

‘Today’ Surprises Belle Harbor Students

On Friday, December 21, The Today Show presented the story Belle Harbor’s P.S./M.S. 114, one the schools hardest by Hurricane Sandy. Much was destroyed in the hurricane – including the gym, teachers’ lounge and auditorium. More...

DSNY: Regular Pick Up Starts In New Year

No more just dumping stuff in the street. After December 31, home renovation contractors must hire a private sanitation company to collect construction debris. More...

School Administrators Help Their Own

Members of the School Administrators Association of New York State (SAANYS), along with school leaders nationwide, have contributed more than $15,000 to the SAANYS Member-to-Member Relief Fund to assist colleagues experiencing losses to home and prop More...

Sorrentino Center Celebrates “Everything Day”

The Sorrentino Recreation Center celebrated a special “Everything Day” on Saturday December 22. More...

Goldfeder Welcomes New Wave Editor

Assemblyman Phil Goldfeder dropped by the temporary Wave office on the second floor to say hello to Wave owner Susan Locke and new editor Kevin Boyle. More...

Christmas Tree Curbside Collection

Sanitation Commissioner John J. Doherty announced that the Department will begin its annual Christmas tree curbside collection and recycling program on Wednesday, January 2, 2013. The program will run through Saturday, January 12. More...

Aruba Sends Toys To Breezy Point

In an effort to support a community of firefighters and their families heavily affected by Hurricane Sandy, Aruba spearheaded a two-week international toy donation this month and donated more than 900 toys to the children of Breezy Point. More...


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