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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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BIB Director Amy Peterson recently sat down with The Wave's managing Editor Mark Healey at Rockaway Roasters on Rockaway Beach Boulevard after a tour of a house-raising on Cross bay Boulevard in Broad Channel. She'll... more

As part of their ongoing effort to help return Hurricane Sandy victims to safe and sustainable homes, the Friends of Rockaway, a community-based non-profit organization, will host a fundraiser on Sunday, Oct. 30. The Dine Out for... more

On Wednesday, Oct. 19, at 7 p.m., The Wave will host a ?Debate Night? at Knights of Columbus,Rockaway Council #2672 at 333 Beach 90th St. The Wave extended the invitation to all of the candidates vying for Rockaway votes.... more

A schoolteacher's beef with the Department of Education has inspired the Irish-American community of New York City to call for St. Patrick's Day to be treated with the respect that a centuries-old holiday deserves. The Wave has... more

This week, Elaine Short, President of the Far Rockaway NAACP joins the podcast to talk about issues facing the community.

On Nov. 10, the New York City Council voted to create the Department of Veterans' Services. Sponsored by Councilman Eric Ulrich, the DVS will replace the current Office of Veterans' Affairs and expand upon its role. The bill... more

The lessons learned after Superstorm Sandy should never be forgotten. Being prepared in the event a major hurricane like Joaquin hits our area is far better than the alternative. The Wave's Managing Editor Mark Healey will speak with... more

101st Precinct Community Council President Jazmine Outlaw will discuss the most recent tragic events in the community as well as the challenges that face Rockaway moving forward. Outlaw, who has also served as membership... more

On Aug.13, New York State Assemblyman Phil Goldfeder held a community meeting for Arverne by the Sea residents to voice their concerns about beach access. The night specifically focused on the pros and cons of expanding... more

New York City Councilman Donovan Richards joins The Wave's Mark Healey to discuss plans for the citywide ferry system, the growing expansion of the Far Rockaway Business District, the plans for Beach Green North and more.