Surf Week returns with surf and skate contests

NYSEA’s New York Surf Week returned to Long Beach July 11-15 featuring an array of surf contests, skateboarding, charity events, parties and movie showings. The 9th annual event included open …

Jury finds Dean Skelos, son guilty in corruption retrial

A jury found former State Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos and his son, Adam, guilty on all counts Tuesday in their corruption retrial in Manhattan’s U.S. District Court. The four-week proceeding …

Long Beach City Council approves $1.8M bond

The lack of air conditioning on City Hall’s sixth floor seemed to fan the flames of criticism among attendees at a heated July 3 City Council meeting before the council voted 5-0 to approve a $1.8 …

Concerns over beach project in Lido

By Bridget Downes bdownes@liherald.com While the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers begins to replenish sand as part of a federally funded $230 million beach resiliency project to protect the …

Army Corps to replenish sand in Long Beach

The Army Corps of Engineers is set to continue work on the $50 million second phase of its federally funded coastal protection project on the beach — the replenishment of sand and dune construction …

Pride on the Beach returns to Long Beach

Pride on the Beach is returning to Long Beach next month, and survivors of the Parkland, Fla. shooting will lead the parade as grand marshals. The three-day festival, organized by the LGBT …

The Week Ahead

— Summer Art Show & Meet the Artists The art-loving public is invited to a reception to meet the artists on Thursday, July 19 from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Magnolia Community Center, 650 Magnolia …

A show of support for Long Beach's Surf for All

Surf for All, a Long Beach-based non-profit that organizes surf outings for children and adults with physical and developmental disabilities — as well as war veterans and disadvantaged youth — …