Coastal Market

07-15-2022 E-Edition

Rockaway Weekends With The Wave

Tonight! Join the Brooklyn Cyclones for an Irish classic! The first 2,000 fans get a Shamrock jersey brought to you by Optimum. Get your tickets now, use code IRISH and get a guaranteed Irish Cyclones cap!  We’re still celebrating National French Fry Day, and our fry fav burger is the Meat Up Grill’s The Beast – a brisket blended beef […]

Who’s Playing

Each week, I take a look at some of the live music and performers in Rockaway, Breezy Point, and Broad Channel. So, if you are a musician or member of a band and want to share with our readers where you’re playing or what you’re up to, contact mhealey@rockawave.com. If you’re a local artist and are dropping new music or […]

More Redistricting On the Way For Rockaway

A new round of political line-redrawing is coming to Rockaway in the coming weeks, this time with our city council districts.  This year already, decennial redistricting from the 2020 census has brought all of Rockaway into one State Senate district, ousting longtime Rockaway representative, Joseph Addabbo out of contention for the seat.  As The Wave also reported, an initial plan […]

The NY Post Wants To Sink The Ferry


The Wave has long lobbied for ferry service as part of an overall platform for transportation improvement for Rockaway.  Now, it seems the ferry is being used as a political football.  While it’s clear that the NYC Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC), and former Mayor Bill de Blasio mismanaged the ferry project, the focus should be on finding ways to improve […]