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  1. LIRR train hits car on tracks in East RockawayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | South Shore Record

    Photo Courtesy Chris Ferraro A Long Island Rail Road train hit a car that was on the tracks just west of the Centre Avenue station in East Rockaway at 12:25 p.m. on Monday. According the MTA police, the 12:09 p.m. train from Long Beach that was scheduled to arrive in Penn Station at 1:02 p.m. hit a Toyota Highlander SUV at the Rocklyn Avenue grade crossing.


  2. South Nassau to discuss plans for LBMC campus, emergency departmentRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | South Shore Record

    South Nassau Communities Hospital formally announced Wednesday that it is planning to hold a community meeting in Long Beach sometime in March, where residents will be able to speak to hospital officials about its plans for the former Long Beach Medical Center campus. The announcement comes after SNCH said this week that it plans to convert its urgent-care center into a freestanding emergency department by July 1 , and that it would operate 24 hours a day and accept ambulances.


  3. SNCH to open emergency department in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | South Shore Record

    A week after the Long Beach City Council and State Assemblyman Todd Kaminsky called for more details regarding South Nassau Communities Hospital's plans for the Hurricane Sandy-shuttered Long Beach Medical Center, South Nassau announced Tuesday that it will establish a free-standing emergency department on the campus by July 1. In a letter to the council that was forwarded to the Herald, SNCH's Chief Executive Officer Richard Murphy said that plans are underway to upgrade the urgent-care center, which opened last year on the medical center property, into a free-standing emergency department that could accept ambulances.


  4. Hewlett's Tsakh wins county titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | South Shore Record

    Hewlett High School senior Charles Tsakh earned the Nassau County 160-pound championship on Feb. 15 at Hofstra by outlasting MacArthur's Jeremy Hughes in overtime. For the second time in three years, a Nassau County wrestling champion resides in Hewlett.


  5. Teemer repeats as county champRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | South Shore Record

    Long Beach freshman Jacori Teemer, who last winter captured a state wrestling championship, made it back-to-back Nassau County titles last weekend when he pinned all four of his opponents in the 106-pound bracket. Freshman Jacori Teemer led Long Beach's wrestling team to a runner-up finish behind Wantagh in the Nassau County Division I championships, which concluded last Sunday night at Hofstra University.


  6. Long Beach continues its momentumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | South Shore Record

    Charlie Spada was one of seven Marines to capture titles at last Saturday's county qualifying tournament, winning the 138-pound weight class. Fresh off its first Nassau dual meet championship in 19 years, Long Beach was nothing short of dominant in last Saturday's county qualifier tournament.


  7. Severe storm hits the Five TownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | South Shore Record

    More than 13 inches of snow fell on the Five Towns, according to the National Weather Service following a storm that forced schools to close and Gov. Andrew Cuomo to impose a travel ban due to hazardous conditions that also shutdown Long Island Rail Road service and the New York City subways. The Hewlett-Woodmere and Lawrence school districts were closed on Tuesday, as well as The Brandeis School and Rambam Mesivta High School, both in Lawrence, and all divisions of the Hebrew Academy of Long Beach, including David Renov Stahler High School for Boys in Woodmere and Stella K. Abraham High School for Girls in Hewlett Bay Park, and Lawrence Woodmere Academy.


  8. Officials rally against LNG plan in Long BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | South Shore Record

    Officials called on Gov. Andrew Cuomo to reject a proposed liquefied natural gas terminal to be built 19 miles southeast of Jones Beach. A week after they criticized plans for an offshore liquefied natural gas terminal at a meeting in Queens, officials gathered on the Long Beach boardwalk on Thursday to call on Gov. Andrew Cuomo to veto the plan, citing environmental, economic and safety concerns.


  9. Long Beach launches new video series to promote businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | South Shore Record

    The city recently launched a new online video series to help promote local businesses, part of an ongoing marketing campaign launched in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy aimed at attracting visitors to town throughout the year. At the Dec. 15 Long Beach Chamber of Commerce meeting, City Manager Jack Schnirman announced that the city was awarded a $300,000 state grant for 2015 through the "very competitive" Market New York Program.


  10. Snowfall snarls trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | South Shore Record

    It was slow going for rush hour drivers this morning as snow fell in the New York City and Long Island areas, making the roads slippery and icy. Wind gusts were blowing up to 50 miles per hour in some spots, according to weather.com.


  11. Braves grab first championship titleRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2014 | South Shore Record

    Thanks to a group of athletic 9-year-olds, the Bellmore Braves Football organization has captured its first title. The 9U Bellmore Braves Football team, sponsored by the Bellmore-Merrick Youth Association, defeated the Long Beach Bulldogs in the Nassau County Youth Football League 9U Championship on Nov. 23. Head Coach Dennis Martinez noted that it's the first Braves squad to win an NCYFL title.


  12. Nor'easter floods Long Beach streetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | South Shore Record

    A week after Long Beach residents experienced back-to-back power outages, a nor'easter has caused flooding on local streets and wreaked havoc for motorists - and the heavy rain is expected to continue through this evening's commute. A flood advisory remains in effect through this afternoon, with a flood watch in effect until 1 a.m. Wednesday.


  13. Ice skating and more in Long Beach this holiday seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | South Shore Record

    The city will establish an outdoor ice skating rink at Kennedy Plaza on Friday, Dec. 5, as part of its annual Christmas tree-lighting ceremony. The ceremony will begin at 5:30 p.m. and feature carolers, hot chocolate, arts and crafts for children, a visit from Santa Claus, and, for the first time, an outdoor ice skating rink.


  14. Mother and son charged in heroin bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | South Shore Record

    Nassau County police arrested a mother and her son on Wednesday after they allegedly sold heroin to an undercover agent at their Long Beach home. Police said that Kelly Cavanagh, 53, and her son, William, 22, sold an undisclosed amount of heroin to an agent with the department's Narcotics/Vice Bureau from their apartment, at 261 Shore Rd., on July 28 at 4:25 p.m. On Oct. 14, at 5:15 p.m., police said Kelly Cavanagh again sold the drug to an agent at the apartment.


  15. SUV flips on East BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | South Shore Record

    Long Beach firefighters responded to an accident on Saturday after a sport utility vehicle rear-ended a parked FedEx truck and flipped over. According the Fire Department's Facebook page, the incident occurred at 11:19 a.m. in front of 410 E. Broadway when the SUV hit the truck, flipped and struck three parked vehicles.


  16. Port Ambrose impact report expectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | South Shore Record

    This image from Liberty Natural Gas's website shows where the company wants to build a liquefied natural gas terminal in the Atlantic Ocean. The company would need to lay 21.7 miles of subsea pipeline to connect its terminal to the existing Transco Lateral, which extends from New Jersey to Long Beach.


  17. Kaminsky victorious in race for 20th Assembly DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | South Shore Record

    Long Beach resident Todd Kaminsky won the majority of votes in his State Assembly bid on Tuesday, and was quickly named the new "shining star" of Albany by Nassau County Democratic Committee Chairman Jay Jacobs. With all precincts reporting, Kaminsky, 36, defeated Republican opponent Avi Fertig, 41, of Woodmere, when he clinched 16,411 votes to Fertig's 13,810, or 54 percent to 46 percent.


  18. Alligator discovered in Long BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | South Shore Record

    A 14-inch American alligator was turned in to the city's Animal Control unit by an anonymous resident on Thursday. Long Beach is known for all sorts of marine wildlife, from harbor seals turning up on the beach to humpback whales leaping out of the ocean in the distance.


  19. Long Beach and Far Rockaway affected by LIRR work this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | South Shore Record

    Certain early morning trains on the Long Beach and Far Rockaway lines will see changes over the weekend, Oct. 25 and 26. Long Island Rail Road track work on several branches, including Far Rockaway and Long Beach, will create schedule changes and reduced service on Oct. 25 and 26. "The track work scheduled for the weekend of October 25-26 is a critical part of an ongoing effort to ensure our infrastructure remains in a state of good repair," said LIRR President Patrick A. Nowakowski. "The reliability of the LIRR depends on it."


  20. Sale of LBMC to South Nassau finalizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | South Shore Record

    The three eastern buildings are expected to be razed, while engineers determine whether the west wing can be rebuilt. The long-discussed sale of the long-shuttered, Hurricane Sandy-damaged Long Beach Medical Center to South Nassau Communities Hospital, in Oceanside, was finalized on Thursday - five months after a U.S. Bankruptcy Court judge approved it.


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