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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

Jones Beach (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Jones Beach Among 4 New York State Parks To Get Free Wi-Fi

Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s office said Wednesday that the Wi-Fi service is available at Jones Beach, Niagara Falls, Saratoga Spa and East River state parks.

08/06/2014

Jones Beach (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Tri-State Area Residents To Flock To Beaches, Waterways For Fourth Of July Fun

Beachgoers are disappointed with the severe weather forecast for the Fourth of July, but many say two good days out of three isn’t so bad.

07/03/2014

Jones Beach Memorial Day

Crowds Flock To Area Beaches As Summer Season Unofficially Kicks Off

The sun was sizzling, and tons of people were out at the beach Monday for the official beginning of the summer season.

05/26/2014

Beachgoers hit Jones Beach on May 25, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Hundreds Of Thousands Hit Jones Beach For Bethpage Air Show

After a year’s absence, the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach received a warm welcome back this weekend — with a near-record crowd Sunday.

05/25/2014

Crowds look on as pilots execute stomach turning tricks during the Bethpage Airshow. (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS880)

Skilled Pilots Make Stomach-Turning Stunts Look Easy At Bethpage Air Show

From the Blue Angels to the Golden Knights parachute team, necks were hurting as the crowd strained to catch every minute of the sky-high action.

05/24/2014

Blue Angels arrive at Republic Airport in advance of Jones Beach Air Show on May 22, 2014. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Blue Angels Arrive On Long Island Ahead Of Memorial Day Weekend Air Show

The U.S. Navy’s aerobatic team landed Thursday morning at Republic Airport in Farmingdale.

05/22/2014

Jones Beach (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Tri-State Area Residents Gear Up For Memorial Day Celebrations

Following months of cabin fever, hibernation is over and Tri-State area residents are dusting off their barbecues, counting down the days until Memorial Day.

05/16/2014

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