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Long Beach Cinemas has reopened after being damaged by Superstorm Sandy. (Credit: CBS2)

Long Beach Movie Theater Reopens After Being Wrecked By Sandy

Another symbol from the recovery of Superstorm Sandy has appeared on the South Shore of Long Island.

07/02/2015

Emergency Room (credit: CBS 2)

Long Beach Urgent Care Opening Delayed Due To Generator

Congressman Kathleen Rice says the federal government will not allow South Nassau Communities Emergency Department to open because the facility has a Type 3 generator.

07/01/2015

A 4-year-old boy was grazed by a bullet in Long Beach, Long Island on Friday, June 19. (Credit: CBS2)

4-Year-Old Boy Grazed By Bullet Inside Long Beach Apartment

According to Long Beach City Police, the boy was playing in his apartment in the Channel Park Homes complex on Oak Court when shots rang out at 1:20 p.m. Friday.

06/19/2015

Long Beach Sandy Damage

Lawmakers Fight Back Against FEMA’s Request For Sandy Victims To Pay Back Funds

Reps. Rice and Meeks are sponsoring legislation to allow FEMA to forgive debts owed by storm victims

06/19/2015

Police respond to a 911 hoax at a home on Laurelton Boulevard in Long Beach, Long Island, on April 22, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

‘Swatting’ Call Triggers Huge Police Response In Long Beach, Long Island

Police sent a swat team to a Long Island home after receiving a call about a possible hostage situation that turned out to be a hoax.

04/22/2015

The Long Beach Fire Department (Photo: CBS2)

Long Beach City Officials, Firefighters Locked In Battle Over Reduction Of Fire Force

There’s a fire fight going on in Long Beach, but it’s not the kind having to do with flames.

04/22/2015

Long Beach Police Officer Brian Eidens (Credit: CBS2)

Long Beach Police Officer Crashes Head-On Into Runaway Car To Save Others

A Long Beach police officer says he was just doing his job when he stopped an erratic driver on Sunday night by putting himself in the path of the runaway car.

03/31/2015

The City of Long Beach plans to plant 2,700 new trees to replace those destroyed by Superstorm Sandy. (Credit: CBS2)

2,700 New Trees To Be Planted In Sandy-Ravaged Long Beach

The City of Long Beach, ravaged by Superstorm Sandy in the fall of 2012, is about to get a new look.

03/24/2015

Suffolk County Police Cruiser (file/credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

Skeletal Remains Found Off Long Island Nature Trail

Police are investigating after human remains were found off a nature trail on Long Island.

03/24/2015

Some Long Beach residents are adamant that the barrier island needs its own hospital. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Expanded Health Care Options, But No Full-Service Hospital, Coming To Long Beach

Steps are being taken at last to replace a hospital in Long Beach, Long Island that was ruined by Superstorm Sandy.

03/18/2015

FILE -- Joggers run on the boardwalk in Long Beach, New York, on Aug. 28, 2014. (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Restrooms, Concession Areas Among Additions Slated For Long Beach This Summer

New restrooms, concession areas and shaded tables will soon be coming to the Long Beach boardwalk.

03/10/2015

Debris is left out for removal on Nov. 20, 2012 in Long Beach, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

FEMA Exec Says He Has Seen Evidence Of Insurance Fraud After Sandy

The executive in charge of FEMA’s insurance program has admitted that homeowners may have been cheated out of millions in insurance money.

03/02/2015

Restoration Continues At NYC's Rockaway Beach 10 Months After Superstorm Sandy

Long Beach Residents Rally Against Port Ambrose Natural Gas Terminal

Long Beach residents have rallied in the past against Port Ambrose, this time they did it with the help of their elected officials.

01/15/2015

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Long Beach Residents Still Struggling After Sandy Protest New York Rising Program

Life after Hurricane Sandy remains a struggle for countless homeowners still trying to rebuild.

10/25/2014

Richard Viscecchia (Credit: CBS 2)

Chef Claims Long Beach Hotel Fired Him Over Long Hair

The Nassau County Health Department has no specific rules regarding the length of hair kitchen employees can have at a restaurant.

10/20/2014

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