Several Balconies Collapse At Long Beach, Long Island Apartment BuildingIt happened just before 8 a.m. at a multi-story residential building on Shore Road near Long Beach Boulevard.
Swimming Banned At Long Beach Due To Rip Currents As Police Investigate DrowningThe National Weather Service says a high rip current risk remains in effect through Tuesday evening at beaches in Brooklyn, southern Queens, southern Nassau and southern Suffolk counties.
Brooklyn Man Dead After Being Pulled From Ocean In Long BeachA man was dead Monday, after he and another man were pulled from the water off of Long Beach. Police said a 26-year-old from Brooklyn was dead, and another suffered minor injuries.
Reported Mumps Cases In Nassau County Up To 36The good news is the illness – best known for causing swollen salivary glands – has been very mild.
Long Beach International Film Festival Kicks Off On Long IslandThe opening ceremony for this three-day summer tradition kicks off at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Allegria Hotel along the Long Beach boardwalk.
Health Officials Urge Caution As 18 Young Adults Are Diagnosed With Mumps In Long BeachDespite a widely administered vaccine, there has been an outbreak of mumps on Long Island. There are 18 people, most in their 20s and 30s, recovering from the contagious virus.
5 Beachgoers Injured When Lightning Strikes Ground In Long BeachThe powerful storms that swept through the area late Thursday afternoon gave some beachgoers a serious scare in Long Beach.
Long Beach Business Owners Divided Over New Mandatory Sidewalk Cleaning FeeSome merchants on Long Island say a new sidewalk cleaning fee is bad for business. The goal is to spur business, but some fear the additional fees will only hurt.
Thousands Take Advantage Of Beach Weather Ahead Of Memorial Day WeekendThere were no stormy skies and it felt like the perfect beach day on Wednesday, at Jones Beach where sand and surf lovers have a lot to look forward to.
Quit It: Long Beach Bans Smoking On Local BeachesThe City of Long Beach is telling smokers to call it quits when it comes to having a smoke on their beaches.
Attorney Claims Long Beach School Officials Ignored Teacher AbuseA Long Island school district is being accused of disregarding complaints that a special education teacher and others abused middle-school-aged children in their care.
Residents Shocked After 9/11 Memorial Vandalized In Long BeachThe memorial features plants, ceramic angels and red bows around Christmastime.