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State cites Ugly Duckling for Covid-19 violations

The Ugly Duckling, a trendy restaurant/bar on Long Beach's West End that opened only a few months ago, has had its liquor license yanked by the State Liquor Authority. The SLA said in a letter to …

Lynbrook man sentenced to 22 years to life in prison for murder of Long Beach woman

A Lynbrook man was sentenced Tuesday to 22 years to life in prison for a 2016 attack on his girlfriend's mother in Long Beach that led to the woman's death in 2018.

Long Beach Schools District Clerk says farewell after a decade

After 10 years as the Long Beach Public Schools District Clerk and 28 years in the city, Carole Butler said goodbye to her post and the city on June 30. Sitting in an office full of flowers, …

Rev. Brian Barr, the man of three parishes

If you don't catch the Rev. Brian Barr's sermon at St. Ignatius Martyr Church, you might at St. Mary of the Isle R.C. And if not there, then maybe at Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal. Barr is now …

Long Beach City attorney files federal complaint, charging city with "gross' pay discrimination

A Long Beach City attorney last week filed a complaint with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission against the city, charging it with gross discrimination in pay. The complaint may be …

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 …

Corrected: There's nothing to fear in bail-reform law

New York state’s new, long-overdue bail reform law, which passed last April and took effect Jan. 1, is desperately needed. Changes to the law were last made in 1971. Requiring anyone and …

Editorial

New York can learn a lot from South Korea

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is set to open beaches statewide, including Jones Beach, on Friday. It is a moment we have all eagerly awaited, a symbolic gesture signaling . . .

Editorial

Stay strong, Nassau

Last weekend was cold and windy, which likely prevented many people from venturing outside to potentially crowded spaces like the Jones Beach Boardwalk. For now, that’s a good thing.