Long Beach launches new website

The city launched a new and improved website on May 20 that officials say makes it easier for visitors to navigate and access information. The updated site, longbeachny.gov, has an array of …

DEC rejects proposed natural gas pipeline

After environmental activists rallied against plans for a natural gas pipeline that would carry fuel from Pennsylvania to New York and New Jersey, state regulators rejected the project because they …

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Long Beach City Council rejects $98 million budget

After three public hearings, four meetings and hours of input from residents, the City Council voted unanimously at a special meeting on May 31 against a proposed a $98 million budget for the …

Long Beach school budget passes, Conway elected

Residents approved the Long Beach School District’s $142.4 million budget for the 2019-20 school year and elected Anne Conway to the Board of Education on Tuesday. The spending plan is about …

Long Beach student struck by driver on Lido Boulevard

A Long Beach Middle School student was struck and injured by a motorist on Lido Boulevard while riding his bike on his way to school Thursday morning.According to Point Lookout-Lido Fire Department …

‘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 …