Bees

A Brooklyn beekeeper had to scale scary heights to get to a hive in Flatlands on Thursday. (Credit: CBS2)

Mickey The Beekeeper Faces Danger On A Daily Basis In Brooklyn

Every day is buzzing with danger for one Brooklyn man. He is a beekeeper who specializes in removing swarms and hives.

07/16/2015

Swarm season means honeybees have been congregating everywhere, in the city and suburbs alike. (Credit: CBS2)

Swarm Season Brings Throngs Of Bees To City, Suburbs Alike

Bees buzz, sting and terrify, and they don’t care if they live in a tree, a country barn, or the walls of a New York City apartment.

06/30/2015

Hundreds of thousands of bees were found at a home in Wallkill. (Credit: CBS2)

Swarm Of Bees, 80,000 Strong Leaves Wallkill Couple Stranded And Shaken

A huge colony of bees caused quite a fright for one family in Wallkill, New York.

06/26/2015

Zev Oster keeps bees to pollinate blueberry plants at an old horse pasture in Montebello, and has been ticketed for it repeatedly. (Credit: CBS2)

Battle Brewing Over Bees And Blueberries In Rockland County

Zev Oster is using two hives of honeybees to pollinate a bunch of blueberry plants, but so far the only thing he’s harvested on the old horse pasture he bought in January are violations from the Village of Montebello.

05/26/2015

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40,000 Bees Found Under Floor Of Queens Home

An expert called to find the source of a loud, buzzing noise found about 40,000 bees in the Flushing home.

05/19/2015

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4 Best Jars Of Honey In New York City

Just in time for the fourth annual New York City Honey Festival Sept. 8-14, here are our picks for the best honey in town.

09/02/2014

Witnesses say police officers roped off a portion of Sol Bloom Playground after spraying for bees. (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

Bee Spraying At Sol Bloom Playground Has Upper West Side Parents Buzzing

Park-goers were concerned on Friday when police in masks sprayed an unknown substance on bushes bordering the Sol Bloom playground on 92nd Street.

08/15/2014

Scene of bee attack at child's birthday party in Harding Township, N.J. (Credit: Chopper 2)

Chaos Erupts At Child’s Birthday Party After Bees Swarm Backyard In Harding Township

Police said the incident happened at around 5:30 p.m. at a home on Post House Road in Harding Township.

07/30/2014

A swarm of bees took over a tree and knocked down a branch in East Harlem on Wednesday, June 11. (Credit: CBS 2)

Bees Take Over East Harlem Tree, Send Branch Crashing To Ground

A swarm of bees took over a tree in East Harlem Wednesday afternoon, putting so much weight on one branch that it broke off.

06/11/2014

72nd Street Bees

Police Called To Remove Large Swarm Of Bees On West 72nd Street

Police officers and beekeepers were dispatched to a block of West 72nd Street Monday afternoon, after a large swarm of bees took over a tree.

05/26/2014

An NYPD beekeeper rounded up thousands of bees that escaped from their hive at someone's home. (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Queens Bees! Thousands Swarm Block In Astoria

The NYPD rounded up thousands of bees that flew from their hive atop a Queens home Wednesday.

05/07/2014

Spain's Pablo Larrazabal jumps into a water hazard in an attempt to avoid attacking hornets during round two of the 2014 Maybank Malaysian Open at Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club on April 18, 2014 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (Photo by Getty Images)

WATCH: Pro Golfer Jumps In Lake To Escape Hornet Attack, Birdies Hole

“I didn’t know what to do. My caddie told me to run, so I start running like a crazy guy, but the hornets were still there, so the other players told me to jump in the lake,” Pablo Larrazabal said.

04/18/2014

Bees On The Loose In New Jersey (credit: CBS 2)

Thousands Of Honey Bees Escape Truck On Route 287 In New Jersey

Bernards Police Capt. Edward Byrnes said the truck was transporting between 30,000 and 50,000 bees from Florida to Maine at the time of the incident.

05/06/2013

Members of the New York City Beekeepers Association removed bees from a driveway in Corona, Queens. (credit: Gary Baumgarten, 1010 WINS)

Neighbors Abuzz As Millions Of Bees To Be Removed From Queens Home

The bees apparently belong to a restaurant owner, who was a beekeeper in China. They were kept in a 20×20 space in his Corona driveway on 111th Street.

08/22/2012

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Bees Blessed At The Cathedral Of St. John The Divine

There was something brand new for a hive and for a bishop today in Manhattan, WCBS 880’s Rich Lamb reported.

06/19/2012

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