March 22, 2013 RSS feed / Columnists

The Rockaway Theatre Company Rocks

“My goodness, this show it is so good is like going to Broadway,” a Howard Beach resident was overheard saying after Act I of the RTC production of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, performed at Our Lady of Grace and Ave Maria More...

Slice Of Life

Since Facebook has started I believe it has evolved. In the beginning I signed up for a Facebook page to keep watch on my then ninth- grader. She is now almost twenty, and barely on Facebook and I enjoy it for different reasons. More...

The Veterinary Corner

Setting The Facts Straight About Leptospirosis

Here are a few frequently asked questions that should help pet owners better understand this disease. Why should a pet owner care about leptospirosis? More...

Spotlight On Elder Law

Home care workers can provide much needed assistance to individuals. Medicare provides limited home care benefits. More...

Your Life And Privacy

Would You Like A Cookie?

Thus asks Don Corrado Prizzi, played by William Hickey in John Huston’s comedy noire masterpiece, Prizzi’s Honor. Ahh, the tender cookie. More...

IDEAS WANTED

Rockaway

You never know what’ll come in through email. More...

Beachcomber

The City’s Small Business Service operates a Restore Rockaway Facebook and Twitter account and announced that three small business grants have gone out to the following Rockaway businesses: The Animal Hospital of the Rockaways, Fisherman’ More...

A Far Rock Perspective –An Intern’s Take

I was a little nervous when I sat down to meet with Mr. Boyle to talk about the possibility of interning at The Wave. I had finally gotten the opportunity to meet with this man who I had been emailing for the past few weeks. More...

Simon says...

We are extremely proud of U.S. Senator Charles Schumer, Uncle Chucky, for securing much needed funding to secure our beaches from another disaster. More...

Broad Channel Bits

Wednesday afternoon a week ago the air was finally warm, and very fresh. All across Rockaway and Broad Channel the sky was filled with light and color; beautiful, almost-sunset reds, oranges, purple and blue. More...

Sullivan’s Court

Q. I have been following the Jodi Arias murder trial for the past few weeks and last summer closely followed the Casey Anthony trial. More...

Commentary on Things Present

Christine ‘Kelly’ Quinn: Is The Speaker In The House?

Year after year City Council Speaker Christine Quinn marches in Rockaway’s grand St. Patrick’s Day Parade and attends the morning Mass at St. Francis de Sales...and that’s a very good thing. More...

It’s My Turn

Understanding Sandy Aid Funding

Every day brings new information. Tons of it. And it requires time to sift through it all. I recently ran an event entitled “Understanding Sandy Aid Funding.” Dozens of residents attended. There was engagement. More...

School Scope

Panel Rejects Moratorium Proposal

At a sometimes raucous March 11th meeting of the Panel for Educational Policy, the Mayor Bloomberg-controlled Panel rejected the efforts of Queens PEP rep Dmytro Fedkowskyj and Manhattan PEP rep Patrick Sullivan both of whom called for a moratorium o More...


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