Long Beach payouts are unprecedented

A New York state agency issued a report last week saying that City of Long Beach separation payouts are a major driver of its fiscal stress, and made a number of recommendations to reduce …

City’s fireworks show lights up Long Beach

Long Beach held its annual Fireworks Extravaganza on July 5, which attracted thousands of spectators. The event kicked off at 3 p.m. and featured numerous craft and food vendors lining the boardwalk …

Island Park woman, 46, found dead on float in backyard pool

An Island Park woman was found dead in a backyard pool float on Friday, according to the Nassau County Police Department.

South Nassau seeks zoning approval for new medical arts pavilion in Long Beach

South Nassau Communities Hospital is set to appear before the city’s Zoning Board of Appeals at a special meeting on July 9 in the hope of moving forward with plans to build a $40 million medical …

‘Hometown Heroes’ show local scouts the ropes

Long Beach’s Cub Scout Pack 51 held a “Hometown Heroes Pack Meeting” on May 3, where first responders from various agencies spoke with scouts and showed them some of the tools and equipment …