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 …

Barnum Island Bridge construction is complete

After roughly two years of construction to replace the Barnum Island Bridge — a major artery between Oceanside and Island Park — the work is nearly complete, resolving traffic congestion that the …

Police: Oceanside dad drove drunk with kids in the car

An Oceanside man was arrested early on July 9 for driving drunk with his two sons in the car after he reportedly had an argument with his wife and smashed her phone earlier in the evening, according …

Comptroller: Nassau's in a state of fiscal crisis

Nassau County is in a state of a fiscal crisis, bordering on “fiscal emergency due to the previous eight years of mismanagement,” according to Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman, who released an audit of the County’s annual financial status this week.

The Week Ahead

—Fun in the Park: Bubbles Day The Parks and Recreation Department hosts Family Fun in the Park, a program that celebrates National Parks and Recreation Month and encourages families to do something …

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 — …