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Long Beach firefighters and police rushed to 233 Shore Rd. Tuesday morning after approximately five balconies collapsed at the Sunlit Terrace Apartments. more
The city prohibited swimming along its beaches on Tuesday due to strong rip currents generated by Hurricane Gaston. Though forecasters say that the storm will not impact Long Island and is losing … more
Two people are in critical condition after the personal watercraft they were riding in Reynolds Channel struck a metal stanchion on the Long Island Rail Road Bridge. The Long Beach Fire … more
One of two swimmers who were caught in a rip current on Monday died after Long Beach lifeguards pulled the men from the water at Edwards Boulevard beach during an after-hours rescue. Police have … more
A boat collision in Point Lookout sent three adults and three children into the water on Wednesday as their vessel began to sink, Nassau County police said. The department’s Marine Bureau said … more
The shooting death of a Queens imam and his associate as they walked home from afternoon prayer on Aug. 13 in Ozone Park has left Long Island Muslims grief-stricken. While some leaders of local mosques fear that the incident — which activist groups say should be investigated as a hate crime — could lead to more violence against Muslims, they noted that they would continue... more
Long Beach police said that three ticket booths on the boardwalk were vandalized earlier this month, incidents that have sparked the ire of many residents who railed against the damage on social … more
Nassau County Legislator Laura Curran (D-Baldwin) hosted a Substance Abuse Education Awareness Community Seminar at the Merrick Library on July 28. Curran, who had hosted two previous seminars with … more
Firefighters battled aggressive flames at a home on California Street Tuesday that could be seen across the West End. The fire occurred at 9:51 p.m. at a two-story home between West Beech Street … more
Nassau County is in talks to enter a two-year contract with a financial adviser to study a potential public-private partnership for the county’s sewage system, which some officials believe could help mitigate the burden of 10 years of sewage debts. more
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