August 23, 2013 RSS feed / Columnists

It’s My Turn

For many years, Joseph P. Addabbo Family Health Center has served the families of the Rockaways with distinction and caring. I emphasize distinction because the quality of care at Addabbo stands out. More...

Dispatches

Rockaway Park High School Back in Action

Rockaway Park High School, otherwise known as RPHS, is a fairly new school housed in the Beach Channel Campus. This school was established in 2010 and has grown tremendously, with a dedicated faculty and hardworking students. More...

Broad Channel Bits

Temperatures may have cooled last week, and you might have closed some windows. Well, get ready to open them up again. Things are warming up and there’s plenty of summer left. More...

School Scope

Political Tidbits

School Scope began as a column about education. Since Sandy, it has morphed into a mish-mosh. Today I have politics on my mind. More...

An Intern’s Take

This week marked a small victory for those who have been victimized by the NYPD’s Stop and Frisk policy. The decision made by Judge Shira A. Scheindlin supports the claims made by thousands of New Yorkers. More...

Beachcomber

Anthony Weiner came by the Wave’s temporary office which is pretty much just a rough open floor space with computers and not many luxuries. Weiner wisecracked: This looks like a 120 year old start-up. More...

IDEAS WANTED

We had another good Idea Jam this past Monday at Thai Rock. Terri Carnevale and Dave McGarry dropped by and brought some new ideas with them. More...

Go Parks!

From historic monuments and memorials to contemporary rotating exhibits, Rockaway’s parks have been host to artworks of distinction and community pride and serve as a great introduction to the range of public art in NYC Parks across the city. More...

Eye On Rockaway

Rail Study Must Be Objective

The Trust for Public Land has begun a study to determine if turning the spot that was once the old Rockaway Beach Rail Line into a park is viable. The question is, are they going to study the effects of simply building a park? More...

Slice of Life

Spelling Counts

To use a cliché: If I had a nickel for every time I have heard as an English teacher, “Mrs. Hanning, does spelling count?” I would indeed be a millionaire. More...

Simon Says...

We’re so excited and electrified by all the great support we are getting throughout the district while knocking at doors. We want to remind everyone that Tuesday September 10th is Primary Day and I need your vote. More...


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