Waves of dead turtles are washing up on Long Island beaches, and researchers are scrambling to try to figure out why. [ more › ]
Think back to the last time to you gazed out over a mountaintop after a long hike, breathed in the salty air after a good swim at the beach, or even sat in unadulterated silence after finishing a book you simply couldn't put down. It...Show More Summary
The Port of Long Beach will seek bids on the creation of a new fleet of truck chassis for peak periods of the year, complementing the existing equipment
The summer season begins in the USA with a long holiday weekend. Before you head out for the barbecue or the beach, here's a quick look at some other news from this week:... [visit site to read more]
If buildings and battlefields can be haunted, so can ships. In fact, most ships that are reportedly haunted are ones involved in maritime wars. Queen Mary Info Some believe that the Queen Mary, docked in Long Beach, California after a long and illustrious career, is the most haunted ship in the world. Show More Summary
September 1921, as a record–breaking heat wave scorches the East Coast, The Golem heads for Manhattan Beach, Long Island.Ads for the Criterion Theater showing of Paul Wegener's THE GOLEM (1920) were painted on rental umbrellas, a high visibility "stunt" aimed at the estimated 50,000 bathers on hand daily. Show More Summary
The long wait for summer is over as beaches open around the Chicago area for Memorial Day weekend. City beaches will kick off the season Friday, while openings in the suburbs vary. Beaches in Waukegan, Wilmette, Crystal Lake, Independence...Show More Summary
Derwin Henderson, the football coach at Morningside, has been selected to become the head coach at Long Beach Millikan.
Pride season is here. The throngs and thongs came out to celebrate Long Beach Pride last weekend, which included a festival, parade, and pool party. Salt N Pepa and Patti LaBelle headlined the event, which drew more than 80,000 spectators from all across Southern California–and all over. Scroll down for a sampling of pictures from the weekend, and see the […]
Long Beach, California’s Zikomo gives Pharrell’s 2003 debut solo single “Frontin” a great remix that flips the groove into a more dance worthy version with still keeping the vibe from the original song, stream or download below.
On Saturday, May 17, the People's Platform hosted a day of music and speakers while kayaks swarmed the Polar Pioneer. Courtesy of Kelly Mears The same day that hundreds of kayaktivists set out from Seacrest Beach to surround the Polar...Show More Summary
Four-mile-long oil slick fouls some of the state's most beautiful coastline at Refugio State Beach. A broken pipeline spewed oil into the Pacific Ocean Tuesday, creating an oil slick four miles long on some of the state’s most beautiful coastline at Refugio State Beach just north of Santa Barbara. Show More Summary
When planning a trip to New York later this year, naturally we focused on which new hotels to stay at. Given how long we had to wait for 1 Hotels to open in South Beach, and how impressed we were with the result, we headed over to 1 Hotel Central Park to see what it would take to spend the night. Show More Summary
California State University trustees are expected to get more details on Gov. Jerry Brown's budget plan and discuss efforts to obtain additional funding to increase enrollment during meetings in Long Beach this week.
During my recent presentation at the World Tea Expo in Long Beach, CA., I paired five teas with five sweets proving that sometimes our preconceived notions can be turned upside down. I know implicitly that smoky black teas work beautifully...Show More Summary
Are you starting to feel the Pride spirit? These photos from Long Beach, California will help.
On a sunny Sunday, Craig Rhodes sat in a folding chair at Studebaker Road and Willow Street in Long Beach, dutifully recording the passage of a family of four on bicycles.
One Kings Lane takes us inside the former first daughter's stunning home. On the north shore of Long Island, Jenna Bush Hager found the perfect summer getaway spot for her family: an airy, light-splashed house steps from the beach with...Show More Summary
Strongest April for Port of Long Beach since 2006 Container cargo flow through the Port of Long Beach increased 7.9 percent in April compared to the same month last year,
"We believe Long Beach is the first city to modernize regulations to allow taxis to compete more effectively in the sharing economy," says the city's mayor.