Addabbo Announces Summer Reading Program

Keeping kids reading throughout the summer with Senate 2021 Summer Reading Program

With schools soon letting out for summer vacation, State Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr. wants to offer students the opportunity to keep learning through the summer months and participate in the New York State Senate’s 2021 Summer Reading Program. This year’s Summer Reading Program theme is Tails and Tales, and libraries across the state are encouraging kids and teens to […]

Another Shooting In 101st Precinct

Following Saturday’s gun violence in Edgemere,  another shooting occurred in Far Rockaway on Sunday, May 16. Police say that at approximately 4:40 pm, opposite 516 Briar Place, a 20-year-old male sustained one gunshot wound to the abdomen. He is being treated at St. John’s Episcopal Hospital and is currently in stable condition. This incident is currently being investigated by the […]

Wave Poll

What activity are you most looking forward to this summer?

It seems that each day we are witness to a renewal of activity here in Rockaway in New York City and beyond as governments loosen restrictions enacted during COVID. Restaurants are busy once again, local live music is making its return, and curfews are rolling back. So today, The Wave asks: