Ambrosino pleads guilty to tax evasion, resigns

Edward Ambrosino, a Republican from Valley Stream, who had served as a Hempstead Town councilman since 2003, pleaded guilty on Wednesday to one count of federal tax evasion and resigned from his seat …

Herald hosts Premier Business Women of Long Island Awards Gala

Hundreds gathered for the Premier Business Women of Long Island Awards Gala at the Heritage Club at Bethpage on March 28.

Celebrating women in the arts

“As artists, as content creators, as community leaders, as role models, you have to be hungry for your dreams,” Natasha Nurse, founder of Dressing Room 8, a web-based resource that offers women …

No place like home for McAvoy

Long Beach native Charlie McAvoy had quite the homecoming this week. The 21-year old Boston Bruins' defenseman had an assist on his first shift on Nassau Coliseum ice in a 5-0 win over the Islanders.

Long Beach firefighters battle West End blaze

By Bridget Downes bdownes@liherald.com Long Beach firefighters responded to a number of emergency calls earlier this week, including a West End building fire, reports of smoke at the Long …

County Democrats will support incumbent slate for Long Beach City Council

Nassau County Democratic Committee Chairman Jay Jacobs said the party is backing incumbents Anthony Eramo and Chumi Diamond for Long Beach City Council in a June primary, as well as candidate Jim …

Long Beach Republicans announce coalition slate for City Council

Long Beach Republicans announced Tuesday that City Councilwoman Anissa Moore, a Democrat who is seeking re-election this year, would run on the GOP line as part of a coalition ticket in the November …

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Major surfing contest coming to Long Beach

The largest professional surfing competition since the Quik-silver Pro New York nearly a decade ago is coming to Long Beach in September, part of a stop on the World Surf League’s international …