August 8, 2014 RSS feed / Columnists

The Wave Rides the Ferry

It’s breezy inside the terminal at Beach 108th Street as we wait to board the ferry. The collective we in this instance refers to the Belle Harbor Property Owners Association and me. More...

Official Point Of View

People Helping People And Together, Improving Rockaway

There is no better neighborhood advocate than your own neighbor. And though Sandy tore us down, it is with the help of our neighbors that Rockaway was able to get back up. More...

Broad Channel Bits

BAs we roll into August and the second month of Mardi Gras, here are a couple of blasts from the past Broad Channel tid-Bits. Found these in one of my late wife Liz’s BC Bits columns from summer 2004. More...

An Intern’s Take

A few days ago I took my two sons to the park. When we got there, I noticed some of the neighborhood kids were running around. I also observed the toy guns that they were holding in their hands, so I asked them what they were playing. More...

Dispatches

A Request To Extend the Rockaway Ferry

Dear Mayor de Blasio: I am writing to request an extension of the Rockaway ferry service through the summer of 2015. More...

Looking Back

The Wave’s archives were largely lost to Hurricane More...

Beachcomber

Large companies hire services to monitor all media and pick up on items where their name is mentioned. So, Trader Joe’s, Trader Joe’s, Trader Joe’s, Trader Joe’s --- There is a great location for you here in Rockaway! More...

School Scope

Summer Mid-Term Correction

Now that we are in a lull at the Rockaway Theatre Company with the closing of Gypsy, I can turn back to my other pre-occupation – education muckraking. More...


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