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New lifeguard pavilion named for Carbona

Long Beach officials and guests gathered on the boardwalk last weekend to re-name the lifeguard pavilion in honor of the Carbona family, which donated $300,000 for the construction of the …

Hero dog’s bark said to save lives in Long Beach

A dog named Daisy is being called a hero these days for doing something many people find annoying: barking excessively. When a fire broke out at 4 Clark St., in Long Beach in the middle of the …

Editorial

Hello, county Human Rights Commission?

Lucy Pozo fought hard not to let the people sitting in front of her see her cry. The senior at East Rockaway High School stood before the district’s Board of Education . . .

Op-Ed

When so-called free speech is censored

I find U.S. Representatives Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, of New York; Ilhan Omar, of Minnesota; Ayanna Pressley, of Massachusetts; and Rashida Tlaib, of Michigan, politically repugnant . . .

Op-Ed

Learning to protect ourselves from scammers

People have called him many things — kind, loving, helpful, funny. I’ve heard him described as meticulous. But to me and my siblings, he’s simply Dad.

Randi Kreiss

Where have you gone, Walter Cronkite?

Last night, having been off my devices all day and peacefully oblivious to the news, I turned on the TV as I slipped into bed just to catch up. Now, you know and I know that I shouldn’t have done that . . .