FIDF South Shore honors IDF soldiers

At a time when antisemitism is rampant and support for Israel and the IDF is challenged, Friends of the IDF, an organization dedicated to the wellbeing of the soldiers of Israel, brought together …

Future of historic Villa Clara house is uncertain

One of Long Beach’s oldest homes - built for the city’s founder, William H. Reynolds - may soon be taken down and converted into two other, privately-owned homes. The Villa Clara, …

Residents concerned over gas-like smell in city’s air

Something smells in Long Beach. But fortunately, it’s not gas, but the odor from offshore dredging. The offshore dredging has been going on for quite some time. Recently, the dredging may …

NAACP weighs in on North Park flooding issue

The New York State chapter of the NAACP has weighed in on a seven-year-old dispute that has blocked the construction of bulkheads in Long Beach’s mostly Black and elderly North Park section. …

City wins platinum award from AAA Northeast

The City of Long Beach won the Platinum Award from the AAA Northeast’s Community Traffic Safety Program. The program recognizes communities that make outstanding efforts to make the …

Op-Ed

Is the vice presidency returning to its original role?

We haven’t heard much from Vice President Kamala Harris recently. We heard and saw plenty from Harris during the 2020 campaign season . . .

Randi Kreiss

An election that will move heaven and earth

Next Tuesday, the heavens will offer us an unusual astronomical spectacle: A lunar eclipse will turn the moon blood red . . .

Jerry Kremer

History will not save Donald Trump

I rarely make snap judgments, because I don’t think it’s fair to the party who is the subject of my attention. I have known Donald Trump personally, and on three occasions I was his counsel.

Editorial

Making ‘affordable’ housing actually affordable

Looking to rent a two-bedroom apartment in Nassau County? Expect to pay a little more than $2,000 per month.