July 4, 2014 RSS feed / Columnists

From The Artists Studio

Opening Day Of ‘Rockaway!’: People Have The Power

It was a day about the power of people; the power of individuals working together; the power of this community; the power of art to heal, unite, motivate and celebrate. More...

An Intern’s Take

First off, I want to wish one and all a happy Independence Day, and thank all the readers for their continued support. As I mentioned previously, during the month of June, my church celebrated our pastor and founders’ 30th Anniversary. More...

Looking Back

The Wave’s archives were largely lost to Hurricane Sandy. But through piecing together online sources, we are once again able to present this feature. There may be some gaps in the record, some years may be missing, but here’s…

What The Wave Said… 10 Years Ago… Rockaway’s Lew Simon is holding another beach rules rally in response to the growing number of summonses issued by police and parks enforcement officers. More...

Diary of a Green Thumb

Money Grows on Trees

We are finally starting to feel the heat of the summer creep in and with the cost of everything on the rise; it may be time to think about a long-term alternative option to cooling down the house. More...

Rockaway Outdoors

For the moment, the ocean seems alive with sharks. Blue sharks, whites, threshers, makos, name a species it’s probably not too far away. More...

Beachcomber

The Colors Of Rockaway event, aimed at creating the world’s largest chalk and pastel mural, has been cancelled for this weekend. But Friends of Rockaway, the organizers, promise something new will be in the works very soon. More...

Official Point of View

Rockaway Can Be Proud of 2014 Budget Deal

Last week, I proudly stood in the rotunda of City Hall with my colleagues as we gave our historic stamp of approval to the budget agreement inked between the de Blasio administration and the New York City Council. More...

Slice of Life

Speed Cameras. It is basically all anyone in Rockaway is talking about the past few weeks, especially on social media. More...

The Insider

Kitchen Design Planning

Summer is in full swing with beach balls in the air, bikinis on bodies and surfers on the rock-a-waves. Soon to arrive are the back to school newspaper ads and television commercials. More...

Broad Channel Bits

Happy 4th of July, Broad Channel! We are blessed to live in a place where the idea of independence runs deep in its sandy roots. More...

Eye On Rockaway

In the first months of his administration, Mayor Bill de Blasio extended the temporary life of the Rockaway ferry. More...

The Veterinary Corner

Ear Mites and Your Pet

Ear mites (Otodectes cynotis) are tiny, almost microscopic, parasites that live in the ear canals of our pets. More...

The Stoop

This past Monday, the man who built the bad guys who won, passed away at the age of 88. More...


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