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Riding the Wave with Mark Healey

Riding the Wave with Mark Healey


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“Riding The Wave with Mark Healey” is the first-ever podcast to be produced by The Wave, Rockaway's Newspaper since 1893. Hosted by Mark Healey.

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NYC Councilman Rory Lancman visited The Wave to discuss his candidacy for Queens DA. Though Lancman has never prosecuted a case, he chairs the Council's Justice System committee, and oversees the Mayor's Office of... more

Former Queens prosecutor Mina Malik is one of the more experienced candidates running for Queens DA. She's been on both sides of the criminal justice system, as a prosecutor with the Queens District Attorney's office for 15 years, a... more

Queens Borough President Melinda Katz is running for Queens DA, and says that more than piling up convictions, the job of a DA is to get justice for victims and defendants. She stopped by The Wave to discuss her campaign.

A lifelong Queens resident, Greg Lasak rose through the ranks at the District Attorney's office before being elected a Supreme Court Justice. Now he's running to be our DA to bring experience, integrity, and progressive principles to... more

Jose Nieves has dedicated his life to public service as a career prosecutor, army combat veteran and community leader for more than twenty years. On March 18, he stopped by The Wave to state his case to be the next Queens... more

On Wednesday, Feb. 13, The Wave learned that the NYC Department of Homeless Services has decided to place 120 males at a new homeless shelter located at 226 Beach 101st Street. There are two schools nearby, several... more

Assemblyman Daniel O'Donnell, who played a critical role he played in making marriage equality a reality for New Yorkers stopped by The Wave's office to discuss his candidacy for NYC Public Advocate. No stranger to Rockaway,... more

NYC Councilman Eric Ulrich says his campaign for Public Advocate -- which will take place on Tuesday, Feb. 26 -- represents the best chance for Rockaway to get real representation and recognition from city government. He stoppoed... more

For the last ten years, Ben Yee has been engaging people to get more involved in the way government operates. On Jan. 14, he stopped by The Wave in Rockaway Beach to discuss his run for NYC Public Advocate with Editor In Chief Mark C.... more

Melissa Mark-Viverito isn't new to politics: as Former City Council Speaker, she's proven she will be a rubber stamp for Mayor Bill de Blasio. But is she the right choice for Rockaway? On Jan. 8, Mark-Viverito will join The Wave's Editor In... more