Thousands gather for the Michelle O’Neill Tournament

Thousands packed Laurelton Boulevard beach for the 23rd annual Michelle O’Neill Volleyball Tournament on Sept. 7. The event is considered one of the largest in Long Beach and draws people from …

Long Beach police investigating shot fired on West Hudson

Long Beach police responded to a 911 call on Thursday reporting a gunshot fired in the area of West Hudson Street and National Boulevard. Officers rushed to the scene at 1:09 p.m. and discovered …

Crime

18-year-old Lido Beach resident charged in stabbing death of Oceanside teen

Eighteen-year-old Tyler Flach, of Lido Beach, will face a second-degree murder charge for the stabbing death of Oceanside teen Khaseen Morris, according to Nassau County police. Morris died after …

'Love was Khaseen': Vigils honor slain Oceanside teen

The girls huddled together, crying in one another’s arms at the candlelight vigil for Khaseen Morris on Tuesday night in front of the China King and A Day Cleaners on Brower Avenue, near Oceanside …

Long Beach City Council learns details of confidential separation agreement

Former Long Beach City Manager Jack Schnirman approved a confidential agreement with Corporation Counsel Rob Agostisi in late 2016 that would compensate Agostisi for all of his accrued time when he …

School year starts off strong in Long Beach

The Long Beach 2019-20 school year began on Sept. 4 as students and faculty members entered their respective buildings for the first day of classes. Administrators and teachers greeted students as …

Long Beach Magazine

Long Beach attorney calling her own shots

From the time she began studying law, Long Beach resident Brittney Borruso knew she wanted to be her own boss. After graduating Cardozo Law School in 2013, she “made the leap” and launched …

UPDATED: Erin King Sweeney drops re-election bid for town council

Hempstead Town Councilwoman Erin King Sweeney announced Thursday that she would no longer seek re-election to the Town Board.

Long Beach Magazine

Stanley Cup defeat fuels Long Beach’s Charlie McAvoy

Charlie McAvoy reached the doorstep of championship glory in just his second full NHL season, leaving the Long Beach native hungrier to bring the Stanley Cup to his beloved hometown. Moments after …

Long Beach's Alexandra Starr performing in NYC's 'Pip's Island'

Upon entering the Long Beach home of actress and singer-songwriter Alexandra Starr, I was asked to remove my Lands’ End flip-flops and follow her to the living room — where an array of …