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Crowds at Jones Beach on May 25, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Crowds Head To Jones Beach For Memorial Day

Crowds headed to Long Island Monday to spend Memorial Day having some fun in the sun at Jones Beach.

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Tri-State Area Residents Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend

The long Memorial Day weekend marks the start of the summer driving season and beach season.

05/23/2015

Air Force Thunderbirds fly over New York City on May 22, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Bethpage Air Show: A Preview From High In The Air

More than 300,000 people are expected at the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach this weekend.

05/22/2015

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Businesses, Beaches Ready For Summer From The Hamptons, To Coney Island, To The Jersey Shore

Memorial Day weekend kicks off the unofficial start to the summer, and many businesses are looking forward to a great season.

05/22/2015

Boat at Jones Beach (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Jones Beach Undergos Facelift Just In Time For Summer

The renovations are expected to be complete just in time for beach season.

05/21/2015

Sunrise at Jones Beach - May 31, 2013 (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Major Upgrades Coming To Jones Beach This Summer

The exciting upgrades include new expanded restrooms, meaning no more long lines for ladies.

05/20/2015

A feral cat colony near Field 10 in Jones Beach. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Organization Says Feral Cat Colonies At Jones Beach Threaten Piping Plovers

The American Bird Conservancy is demanding that state officials remove feral cat colonies at Jones Beach.

03/30/2015

Aircraft of the US Air Force air demonstration squadron, the Thunderbirds, fly over Kogalniceanu airport, near Constanta, 230 kms east of Bucharest, on June 8, 2011. The United States and Romania are negotiating the purchase of second-hand F-16 combat aircraft. AFP PHOTO / DANIEL MIHAILESCU (Photo credit DANIEL MIHAILESCU/AFP/Getty Images)

Sen. Schumer: USAF Thunderbirds Returning To Jones Beach

The Air Force Thunderbirds flying team is returning to Jones Beach next Memorial Day.

12/16/2014

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Holiday Lights Spectacular Returns To Jones Beach After 7-Year Hiatus

Wayne Horsley, regional director of Long Island State Parks. said the display’s return is part of the continued efforts to revitalize Jones Beach.

11/20/2014

Sunrise at Jones Beach - May 31, 2013 (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

NYS Posts 90 Virtual Tours Of Parks, Attractions Online

The locations range from Jones Beach on Long Island to Niagara Falls at the western edge of the state and Lake George in the Adirondacks.

11/08/2014

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Jones Beach Holiday Light Show To Return After Going Dark In 2007

A popular holiday light show is returning after going dark for seven years due to budget cuts.

11/06/2014

Forecast model for this late September weekend. (credit: AccuWeather)

Summerlike Weather Has Many Flocking To The Beach On LI

It may be fall, but it sure feels like summer. Friday will see plenty of sunshine with a high of 75 and temperatures are expected to be in the low 80s over the weekend.

09/26/2014

Cars stranded on the Northern State Parkway in Jericho on August 13, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

‘Storm Of Historic Proportions’ Dumps 13 Inches Of Rain In Some Spots Of LI

A storm that dumped nearly an entire summer’s worth of rain in parts of the Tri-State area caused major flooding in some spots, stranding motorists and snarling the morning commute.

08/13/2014

Heavy rains caused flooding at Jones Beach. (Credit: CBS 2)

Drenching Rains Set Off Powerful Flooding, Health Warning At Jones Beach

Drenching rains set off powerful flooding on Jones Beach leading to a health warning on Wednesday night.

08/13/2014

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NYC’s Priceless Things To Do This Week: August 11th-15th

Check out the priceless activities in New York City you won’t want to miss this week, August 11th-15th.

08/11/2014

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