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West End residents call for public restroom to be moved

No Long Beach local hopes for bad weather during the summer season, unless, perhaps, you live on Virginia Avenue.

Long Beach students catch waves and confidence at Surfers Healing

Long Beach students experienced serenity, excitement and in some cases bravery while participating in the annual Surfers Healing Surf Camp held at Lido West Town Beach on Sept. 14.

Police: vandals spray-painted swastika at LIRR station

Long Beach police arrested two teens after they allegedly spray-painted a swastika at the Long Island Rail Road station earlier this month. Kevin T. Wohleking, 17, and a female minor, 16, were …

Updated: Election 2016 - 20th A.D.

Eramo wins the Democratic Primary

Long Beach City Councilman Anthony Eramo defeated former Nassau County Legislator Jeff Toback by a wide margin in Tuesday's Democratic primary for the vacant 20th Assembly District seat. With all …

Michelle O’Neill tourney celebrates 20 years

The Michelle O’Neill Foundation kicked off its 20th annual volleyball tournament last Saturday, an event that attracted thousands of participants and spectators to the nets along Long Beach’s shore for competitive and recreational play.

Long Beach schools kick off new year

Long Beach Public Schools had an excellent opening day on Sept. 7, as students were welcomed into the 2016-17 school year with enthusiasm from staff members and new opportunities for achievement.

Hundreds honor fallen heroes in Point Lookout

Hundreds of residents and visitors gathered in Point Lookout last Sunday to remember the lives lost on September 11, 2001 and celebrate their legacy.


Search for missing swimmer ends in tragedy

The search for a missing swimmer in Long Beach ended in tragedy on Monday, after police determined that the man had emerged from the water but later jumped to his death from a hotel in Rockville …

    Upcoming events in Long Beach

    The Long Beach Chamber of Commerce will hold its Fourth Annual Street Fair on the Boardwalk on Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 24-25, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. each day. For more events, click above.