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Long Beach (Nassau, New York)

Long Beach (Nassau, New York)
Long Beach - Riding the waves of a colorful history -- A mayor assassinated by a cop assigned to protect him. Political scandals. Celebrity residents like Bogie and Cagney. And a boardwalk construction project hyped with a parade of elephants.
Photo: Entrepreneur William Reynolds, who billed the city as The Riviera of the East, had a herd of elephants march in from his Dreamland on Coney Island in about 1907, ostensibly to help build the boardwalk, but in reality to generate publicity. (Long Beach Historical and Preservation Society)
Long Beach - Riding the waves of a colorful history -- A mayor assassinated by a cop assigned to protect him. Political scandals. Celebrity residents like Bogie and Cagney. And a boardwalk construction project hyped with a parade of elephants.
Photo: Entrepreneur William Reynolds, who billed the city as The Riviera of the East, had a herd of elephants march in from his Dreamland on Coney Island in about 1907, ostensibly to help build the boardwalk, but in reality to generate publicity. (Long Beach Historical and Preservation Society)
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  • Nassau D.A.: No Charges In Drowning of 12-Year-Old Girl

    Nassau D.A.: No Charges In Drowning of 12-Year-Old Girl
    No criminals charges will be filed in connection with the case a 12-year-old girl who drowned during a school field trip, the Nassau County District Attorney's Office announced Monday. NIcole Suriel, 12, a student from the Columbia Secondary School in...
  • Extremely Limited LIRR Service This Weekend

    Extremely Limited LIRR Service This Weekend
    Long Island Rail Road riders should brace themselves for another weekend of limited service. The LIRR says there will be "extremely limited service" Saturday and Sunday. It will be running a third of its usual trains in and out of Penn Station. Buses...
  • Three Women Claim Long Beach Doctor Sexual Harassed Them

    Three Women Claim Long Beach Doctor Sexual Harassed Them
    The allegations are stunning. "Out of nowhere, he just unzipped his pants and pulled it out." said 21 year old Samantha Romanger a former administrative assistant at Beach and Surf Medical and two other former employees claim the Long Beach doctor's...
  • Drastic LIRR Service Cuts Take Effect Monday

    Drastic LIRR Service Cuts Take Effect Monday
    Long Island Railroad commuters, and especially those going to and from Brooklyn, can expect massive service cuts beginning Monday. LIRR passengers can expect changes to the Atlantic Terminal in Brooklyn, Long Beach Branch, Far Rockaway Branch, Montauk...
  • Surfer dog gets national award

    Surfer dog gets national award
    A North County golden retriever that surfs for charity is one of five really good dogs being honored nationally by the American Kennel Club. Winners of the AKC Humane Fund Awards for Canine Excellence wereannounced Thursday in New York City. The...
  • Huntington Beach Detectives Closer To Identifying Cold Case Victim

    Huntington Beach Detectives Closer To Identifying Cold Case Victim
    HUNTINGTON BEACH ( KTLA) -- Huntington Beach police investigators have asked for assistance from the New York Police Deparment after a Facebook post led to tips in the case of a woman who was found dead in a ditch more than 40 years ago. Detectives...
  • SoCal Takes a Punch at the Pump as Gas Prices Rise

    LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- The average price of self-serve regular gasoline in the Los Angeles-Long Beach area is $3.332 per gallon, which is 2.4 cents more than last week, 12.9 cents higher than last month, and 30 cents higher than last year. Los Angeles...
  • Cold-case sketch draws out tipster

    Authorities believe they may have started to crack the identity of a 1968 cold-case victim after posting a composite drawing of the woman on Facebook. The Huntington Beach Police Department has received a tip that the woman, found abandoned in Huntington...
  • Cold case leads to New York

    Huntington Beach police investigators have asked for assistance from the New York Police Department after a Facebook post led to tips in the case of a woman who was found dead in a ditch more than 40 years ago. Detectives announced last week that the...
  • Long Beach To Host International Surf Competition

    Long Beach To Host International Surf Competition
    New York will play host to the world's best surfers now that Long Beach, LI, has secured a stop on this year's Association of Surfing Professionals World Tour, the ASP announced Wednesday. It is the first time that an East Coast town has ever hosted...
  • Airport Search Complaints Prompt Calls For On-Site Advocates

    Airport Search Complaints Prompt Calls For On-Site Advocates
    Two New York politicians urged the Transportation Security Administration on Sunday to provide passenger advocates on site at airport screenings after four elderly women complained of intrusive searches by security agents in recent months. Senator...