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100th Precinct Cops Of The Month Free Access

On Oct. 26, the 100th Precinct Community Council held their monthly meeting at the Knights of Columbus Hall on Beach 90th Street. The assembly began by rewarding three brave officers on their courageous acts. More...

Celebrating Veterans Day Free Access

In observance of Veteran’s Day, Queens Borough President Melinda Katz held a ceremony, on Nov. 9, to honor the men and women, past and present, for their service in the U.S. Armed Forces. More...

School News

Congratulations to the October Students of the Month at St. Camillus Catholic Academy. The virtue for the month was KINDNESS.

Max Vasquez Kindergarten  Charlotte Boyle Grade 5 Sebastian Balmes Grade 1  Daniel Schilling Grade 6 Axel Paculanan Grade 2  Briana Justice Grade 7 Jayden Valdez Grade 3  Delano Daley Grade 8 Jeana Young Grade More...

School Scope

No Third Party Vote for Me

I’m writing this on Election Day eve. I wanted to get this done before I leave right after I vote tomorrow for my new residence in Canada – just in case. But I will be back on Wednesday if a certain candidate loses. More...

Business News

The Ladies of Business Rockaway Beach

On Monday Nov. 7, the Ladies of Business Rockaway Beach (LBRB) held their monthly meeting at the Rockaway Retreat House (RRH). More...

Renovating?

REAL ESTATE CORNER

I’ve sold over 400 homes and I can count on one hand those which didn’t need work. Rockaway is an old beach community and many houses reflect that. More...

Columnists

Oh Yes, Right In Your Backyard

Dispatches

For the first time, there are more than 100,000 homeless students in New York City’s public and charter schools. Last year the homeless student population rose 22% from the prior school year. More...

Woodhaven Blvd Select Bus Service Not A Done Deal

Transit Talk

There is even more to Community Board 14’s joining Community Board 9 in coming out against Select Bus Service.  More...

An Intern’s Take

First and foremost I want to send my condolences to the family and friends of NYPD Sergeant Paul Tuozzolo, who lost his life in the line of duty. More...

Letters

Shocked At Meeks Endorsement

Dear Editor: I was shocked to read The Wave’s endorsement of Gregory Meeks for reelection to U.S. Congress in last week’s paper. More...

Fanfare For Pheffer

Dear Editor:  We, along with many others are so very pleased that Stacey Pheffer Amato has been elected State Assembly seat. More...

Great Work!

Dear Editor: The Wave seems to be everywhere these days! More...

Locals Dems Rule Election Day

As the presidential election resulted in an upset victory for Republican Donald Trump, all of the Democrats with a Rockaway connection won their respective campaigns. More...

Community

Schumer Announces Nearly $47 Million For Rockaway

U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer announced $46,965,661 in federal funding to the New York Office of Management and Budget (OMB) on behalf of NYC Parks for repairs to three buildings containing public services for the beaches in Rockaway.  More...

‘Eat Out On Us’Winner

Daniel Cocozza of Belle Harbor was the winner of our “Eat Out On Us” contest, winning a $150 gift certificate to dine at one of our participating eateries.  His choice? More...

Meditation At The Castle

Complimentary Buddhist meditation has arrived in Rockaway Park, and a day-long retreat was offered last weekend for anyone who was willing to show up and unplug from their devices, commitments, their routines, and their stressors.  More...

Entertainment/Lifestyles

The Hero of Rockaway

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‘Landscape,’ A Special Art Show

From The Artists Studio

A beautiful art exhibit of landscapes, seascapes and flower portraits by Thomas Kerr and Ross Barbera titled “Landscape,” is on view now through March 5 at the wonderful restaurant and caterer, “Cuisine by Claudette,” at 143 B More...

The rest is history

A crack team pursues a terrorist through history in ‘Timeless’

If there’s one concept that never seems to get old, it’s time travel. There have been dozens of books, movies and TV shows on the subject — some great, some awful, and nearly all at least a little bit mind-bending.  More...

Obits

James Francis Farrell

James Francis Farrell, of Brooklyn, N.Y., died on Nov. 3. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran during the Korean War era, a salesman and a lifelong resident of Belle Harbor.  He was preceded in death by his son, John.  More...

Joyce A. Parker

Joyce A. Parker of Spartanburg, S.C., died on Nov. 3. More...

Weekender

Who’s Playing

Who’s Playing is The Wave’s weekly lineup of local art and entertainment premiering across the peninsula. Each week, we’ll take a look at some of the live music and performers in Rockaway, Breezy Point and Broad Channel. More...

Brooklyn College Theater Presents Marie Antoinette

The Brooklyn College Department of Theater is happy to announce the final production of the 2016 fall season: Marie Antoinette by David Adjmi. Heads will roll! Before Taylor Swift and Justin Bieber, there was Marie Antoinette. More...

Explore the Backwoods at Fort Tilden

When the leaves have fallen, the mysteries of the backwoods at Fort Tilden are now revealed.  Walk in the woods with naturalist Mickey Maxwell Cohen on Sunday, Nov. 13, at 10 a.m. More...


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