Officer injured while apprehending Long Beach man

A Nassau County police officer was injured on Friday as he attempted to apprehend a Long Beach man who allegedly broke into his ex-girlfriend’s home and caused thousands of dollars in damage. …

Lido Golf Club reopens under Town ownership

After an extensive rehabilitation process, Hempstead Town officials reopened Lido Golf Club on June 18. The facility — which was previously owned by Double Eagle Golf — has undergone various …

Driver slams into Long Beach home

A man driving on West Olive Street claimed that he lost control of his vehicle when he slammed into a car and home in The Walks neighborhood on Thursday, Long Beach Fire Chief Joseph Miller …

Long Beach to provide free sunscreen at beaches

For those who forget to bring their sunscreen to the beach or simply run out of the protective lotion, don’t fret: the city will have beachgoers covered when it installs free sunscreen dispensers …

Thousands flocked to L.B. for Long Island Pride Parade

The streets of Long Beach were dressed with rainbows on Sunday when thousands of residents and visitors marched in the Rise with Pride parade to celebrate the last day of Pride on the Beach. The 27th …

City to beachgoers: Stay off the jetties

With the summer beach crowds looming, the City Council voted unanimously on Tuesday to establish penalties for those who walk on the jetties that are being rebuilt by the Army Corps of Engineers. …

Maragos announces his pick to replace him as comptroller

Nassau County Comptroller George Maragos, who is running for county executive as a Democrat, introduced Ama Yawson, of Freeport, on Wednesday as the candidate he would like to see take his place as comptroller.

Guest Column

The new jetties are beautiful — and dangerous

As we enjoy watching the Army Corps of Engineers rebuild our jetties to make them more resilient, we must remember that it’s not for recreational purposes. Every time I am sightseeing from the …

Guest Column

Long Beach’s smart recovery continues

Five years ago, we inherited a fiscal crisis from the previous administration, and just 10 months into our first term, we were all hit with Superstorm Sandy. Though progress has not come easy, Long …

Lola’s hosts Long Beach Waterfront Warriors fundraiser

The Long Beach Waterfront Warriors held its 10th annual fundraiser at Lola’s Kitchen & Wine Bar on May 8 to support wounded soldiers. The nonprofit organization helps provide a much-needed …