BREAKING NEWS: LaPenna family seeks $10M in death of son on Little League field

Angela Skudin, widow of NYFD fighter killed in freak auto accident, files suit

Angela Skudin, whose decorated FDNY husband Casey was killed last month when a 2,000-pound tree struck the family car while it was entering a vacation estate in North Carolina last month, has filed a …

Long Beach resident arraigned Thursday for March murder

Long Beach resident Shaun Teemer was arraigned Thursday for the March 2022 shooting death of an Uber driver in Long Beach, and separately for a hit-and-run that occurred in September 2021 that left a …

Jeopardy contestant knew soybeans but lost in bid

You’re a contestant on the set of Jeopardy, the highly-popular television game show. You are in the running to win, and you and two others are presented with a general knowledge clue in the …

Community leaders divided over abortion

Harvey Weisenberg, a former state assemblyman, Long Beach police officer, teacher and at 86, the city’s oldest working lifeguard, has developed a unique perspective on the issue of …


It’s time to go to the precinct and vote . . . again?

With school board elections and the June primary for the Assembly, it seems we’re making more trips to our polling precinct than we might make to the gym.


Will the Russians fly away from the space station?

Given the all-but-declared new cold war between the U.S. and Russia, it may seem unsurprising that Vladimir Putin’s government would announce plans to pull out of its partnership with the International Space Station . . .


Two heroes, and one captain who should’ve been ashamed

A tall obelisk rises from the heart of Rockville Cemetery, the Lynbrook burial ground that dates back to the earliest days of our nation. It remembers the 139 souls lost . . .

Randi Kreiss

Family time on Maine’s rocky seacoast

Things began to go sideways when the rain began, and we broke out the Monopoly set.