Surf Week returns with surf and skate contests

NYSEA’s New York Surf Week returned to Long Beach July 11-15 featuring an array of surf contests, skateboarding, charity events, parties and movie showings. The 9th annual event included open …

Jury finds Dean Skelos, son guilty in corruption retrial

A jury found former State Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos and his son, Adam, guilty on all counts Tuesday in their corruption retrial in Manhattan’s U.S. District Court. The four-week proceeding …

Long Beach City Council approves $1.8M bond

The lack of air conditioning on City Hall’s sixth floor seemed to fan the flames of criticism among attendees at a heated July 3 City Council meeting before the council voted 5-0 to approve a $1.8 …

Concerns over beach project in Lido

By Bridget Downes bdownes@liherald.com While the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers begins to replenish sand as part of a federally funded $230 million beach resiliency project to protect the …

Army Corps to replenish sand in Long Beach

The Army Corps of Engineers is set to continue work on the $50 million second phase of its federally funded coastal protection project on the beach — the replenishment of sand and dune construction …

The Week Ahead

— Summer Art Show & Meet the Artists The art-loving public is invited to a reception to meet the artists on Thursday, July 19 from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Magnolia Community Center, 650 Magnolia …