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Ask a historian: Who checked into the ritzy Manhattan Beach hotels of old?

June 25 | John B. Manbeck

Michael from Manhattan Beach asks: What guests visited the Manhattan and Oriental hotels during their 25-year existence in Manhattan Beach? More than I can count, Michael, but let’s start with two: Thomas Edison and Henry Ford. In 1896, the Association of Edison Illuminating Companies held a convention at the swanky Oriental Hotel. Henry Ford attended. […]

Jonathan Deutsch, an English teacher from Leon M. Goldstein High School in Brooklyn, was arrested and arraigned in federal court on Wednesday in front of Justice Robert M. Levy of the Eastern District of New York. Eagle file photo by Rob Abruzzese

Brooklyn high school teacher indicted for producing child porn

September 19 | By Rob Abruzzese, Legal Editor Brooklyn Daily Eagle

A teacher from Leon M. Goldstein High School for the Sciences in Manhattan Beach was arrested and charged in federal court on Wednesday with five counts of sexual exploitation of a child. Jonathan Deutsch, 34, allegedly requested explicit images and videos from hundreds of children through Facebook. He is expected to be arraigned Wednesday afternoon […]

Developers go big in Manhattan Beach. For example, this Hampton Avenue house was enlarged in the 1990s. Eagle photos by Lore Croghan

Come see recently sold homes in Manhattan Beach

August 15 | By Lore Croghan Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Go big or go home.That’s the unofficial motto of developers in Manhattan Beach.Whenever we’re hit with a sudden bout of nostalgia for Miami, where we lived many years ago, we head to Manhattan Beach for a stroll. Many big, beautiful houses on this Brooklyn peninsula remind us of South Florida mansions. Other homes, though not […]

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