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.
Teen Arrested After Making Threat At LI High School, Police SayA student has been arrested after allegedly making a suspicious threat at a Long Island high school, according to police.
3 Years After Sandy, Long Island Focuses On Protecting Itself From Future StormsFreeport Mayor Kennedy believes damage from Superstorm Sandy could have been prevented with the installation of storm water gates.
Video: Baby Humpback Whale Sighted Off Point Pleasant BeachA baby humpback whale was spotted swimming along the coast of the Jersey Shore on Wednesday.
Coastal Communities Ravaged By Sandy Prepare For Hurricane JoaquinCoastal communities aren't taking any chances as two storm systems set their sights on the Tri-State area.
Waterspout Spotted Off Long Beach, Long Island Amid StormsA waterspout was spotted offshore from Long Beach, Long Island Saturday afternoon, as a result of the stormy weather.
Police: Swimmer Caught In Rip Current Off Long Beach Has DiedA Brooklyn man who was pulled from the water off Long Beach, Long Island, on Saturday night after being caught in a rip current has died, police said.
One Swimmer Rescued, One Found Submerged In Ocean At Long BeachThe second swimmer was found after being submerged in the ocean for about an hour and transported to South Nassau Community Hospital.