$7.7M Dredging, Beach Restoration Project Under Way On L.I.The project will help open up the Captree State Park boat canal and bring about 520,000 cubic yards of sand to restore beaches at Robert Moses State Park.
L.I. Authorities Find No New Clues In Serial Killer Case During Ocean Parkway Search About three dozen local and state police along with cadaver dogs resumed the search for missing escort Shannan Gilbert in desolate areas along Ocean Parkway in Nassau and Suffolk counties.
Jones Beach Fans Will Have A Different Fireworks Show To EnjoyIt's not the Jones Beach fireworks, but it is guaranteed to dazzle.
Nothing Found On Long Island In New NY Serial Killer Probe SearchInvestigators say nothing was found in their latest search for possible remains on a barrier island south of New York's Long Island.
LI Beach Community Becomes Dumping Ground Of DeathAuthorities on Long Island suspect a serial killer may be responsible for the deaths of four prostitutes found in December dumped just steps from an isolated beach highway.
Driver Hospitalized After Car Lands In Water At Captree State Park Auto ShowPolice were investigating how a car accelerated across a parking lot and into the water near a Long Island boat basin. They said the driver was able to swim to safety.
Rare 'Common Ground Dove' Spotted In New York Bird-watchers on Long Island are all atwitter at the sighting of a common ground dove, normally not seen north of South Carolina.