BREAKING NEWS: Police searching for missing Long Beach teen


Long Beach firefighters' union withdraws lawsuit against city

The city recently settled a lawsuit that career firefighters had filed over several layoffs and the recent restructuring of the Fire Department that included the hiring of civilian paramedics — …

LBHS students work the runway

Long Beach High School’s auditorium stage was the setting for fancy formalwear on Jan. 31, when students stepped on stage as models in the Morning Madness Fashion Show. The annual fundraiser, …

Hundreds turn out for Long Beach’s Snowflake Race

Hundreds of people came to the Long Beach boardwalk on Feb. 4 to run in the city’s annual Snowflake Race. Hosted by the Parks and Recreation Department, the race is held in memory of Joseph …

Video: Plunging with the Polar Bears

Over 15,000 people flocked to the shore of Long Beach on Feb. 5 for the 18th annual Polar Bear Splash. The icy ocean dip raises money for Make-A-Wish Metro New York, a foundation that helps fulfill the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions.

A protest photo resonates across the world

Sometimes knowing how to set up a picture is worth a thousand words. Point Lookout resident Chris Connolly and his family joined the throngs of people protesting President Trump’s immigration …

Long Beach resident authors pro-Islam essay

Amy Mastrocinque was in Dunkin’ Donuts, waiting for her tea on her way to work, when she overheard two men talking. “So Trump banned Muslims. Good, maybe now we’ll feel safe,” they said. …