Continuing Cousteau’s legacy in L.B.

More than 275 volunteers participated in the 34th annual International Coastal Cleanup Day at New York Avenue beach on Sept. 21. The city partnered with the Fabien Cousteau Ocean Learning Center …

Long Beach teens indicted for gang assault

At least five Long Beach teens have been indicted by a Nassau County grand jury on Tuesday for second-degree gang assault charges in connection with a brawl that left an Oceanside student …

Homeless man charged in alleged East Atlantic Beach rape

A homeless man was arrested and charged in what police describe as a “violent rape” that occurred in an Oswego Avenue home in East Atlantic Beach at 8 p.m. on Oct. 1.

Dead humpback whale washes up in Long Beach

A dead male humpback whale washed ashore in Long Beach on Oct. 1, the second whale to be found on local beaches in two months. The carcass made its way to Franklin Boulevard beach after it had …

Editorial

Payout scandal raises serious questions

A disturbing pattern of behavior has been passed down from one city administration to the next in Long Beach since at least the mid-1990s. And in the thick of it all is our current Nassau County comptroller, Democrat Jack Schnirman.

School year starts off strong in Long Beach

The Long Beach 2019-20 school year began on Sept. 4 as students and faculty members entered their respective buildings for the first day of classes. Administrators and teachers greeted students as …

Long Beach Magazine

Long Beach attorney calling her own shots

From the time she began studying law, Long Beach resident Brittney Borruso knew she wanted to be her own boss. After graduating Cardozo Law School in 2013, she “made the leap” and launched …

UPDATED: Erin King Sweeney drops re-election bid for town council

Hempstead Town Councilwoman Erin King Sweeney announced Thursday that she would no longer seek re-election to the Town Board.

Long Beach Magazine

Stanley Cup defeat fuels Long Beach’s Charlie McAvoy

Charlie McAvoy reached the doorstep of championship glory in just his second full NHL season, leaving the Long Beach native hungrier to bring the Stanley Cup to his beloved hometown. Moments after …

Long Beach's Alexandra Starr performing in NYC's 'Pip's Island'

Upon entering the Long Beach home of actress and singer-songwriter Alexandra Starr, I was asked to remove my Lands’ End flip-flops and follow her to the living room — where an array of …