Tag: Long Beach

Thousands Join Long Beach Super Bowl Sunday Polar Plunge

For many participants of the 17th annual Make-A-Wish Long Beach Polar Bears Super Bowl Splash, Super Bowl Sunday isn’t complete without a quick dip in the ocean.

Long Beach Priest Charged With Child Porn, Meth Possession

A 51-year-old Episcopal priest from Long Beach was arrested Friday for child pornography, methamphetamine, Xanax pills and drug paraphernalia, Nassau County police said.

Ex-North Hempstead Democratic Leader Charged With Federal Tax Evasion

The former Democratic leader for the Town of North Hempstead was arrested on federal tax evasion charges Tuesday, adding to the long list of counts he is facing in Nassau County court.

Dems Tap Legis. Laura Curran for Nassau Exec Nominee, Primary Expected

Nassau County Democratic Chairman Jay Jacobs tapped Nassau Legis. Laura Curran (D-Baldwin) as his party’s preferred candidate for county executive in the November elections, but she is still facing a three-way primary.

You Don’t Know Jack: Long Beach City Manager Schnirman Eyes Future...

His name has come up on a short list of four Democrats reportedly vying to replace Edward Mangano as Nassau County executive.

Ex-U.S. Sen. Al D’Amato Kicked Off JetBlue Flight in Fla.

Former U.S. Sen. Al D’Amato (R-NY) was kicked off a JetBlue flight in Florida after complaining about his takeoff being delayed for hours on Monday night.

Long Island Christmas Events, Parades & Tree Lightings 2016

With Thanksgiving in the rear view, Long Island joins the rest of the Christmas-celebrating world in the return of the season to be jolly. What follows is our annual guide to the dozens of tree lightings, Christmas parades and other related holiday events over the next month.

Thanksgiving 2016 Turkey Trots on Long Island

A guide to 16 different Turkey Trots being held across Long Island this weekend through Thanksgiving!

Phillips Wins, Venditto Too Close to Call as NY Senate Majority...

Republican Elaine Phillips beat Democrat Adam Haber to win an open New York State Senate seat but a sitting Republican Long Island state senator may be unseated, potentially tipping the balance of power in that chamber back to a Democratic majority.

Miller, D’Urso Win Open Assembly Seats on Long Island

The other 20 state Assembly members that represent Long Island all won re-election—ensuring Democrats retained their supermajority in the 150-member chamber.