Montauk

Conditions were far less crowded on the LIRR Cannonball Express following a CBS2 investigation about overcrowding. (Credit: CBS2)

LIRR Cracks Down After CBS2 Exposes Crowding, Oversized Luggage On Cannonball Express

CBS2 got action after exposing overcrowded conditions on one Long Island Rail Road express route, and on Friday, officials were making a show of how serious they were taking the changes.

08/21/2015

An overcrowded LIRR train. (credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Gets Action: LIRR Asks Customers To Limit Oversized Luggage On Cannonball Express

The LIRR says it will designate some storage areas on the Cannonball for luggage, but said no luggage will be permitted in aisles or doorways.

08/20/2015

Montauk Partying

Montauk Cracks Down On Weekend Partiers Following Complaints From Residents

This weekend, tighter controls were in effect after locals met earlier in the week to tell officials they’d had enough.

07/21/2015

Montauk, Long Island (Credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

Montauk Residents Complain Weekend Crowds Are Too Rowdy

They complain that young people are regularly responsible for public drunkenness and excessive noise.

07/15/2015

Portuguese Man of War Jellyfish

Environmental Group: Portuguese Man O’ War Now Spotted Along Much Of Long Island

The dangerous and venomous Portuguese man o’ war has now been spotted along Long Island from Robert Moses State Park all the way to Montauk, according to an environmental group.

07/08/2015

(credit: Montauk Yacht Club Resort & Marina)

Your Next Summer Destination: The Montauk Yacht Club Resort & Marina

Summer is around the corner, and that means it’s time to plan that weekend escape.

06/10/2015

Commuters enter a Long Island Rail Road train. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Man Killed By LIRR Train On Montauk Branch

A Long Island Rail Road train has hit and killed a person, disrupting service on the Montauk branch.

03/06/2015

A subway train crosses the Williamsburg Bridge the morning after a snowstorm on January 27, 2015 in New York City.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Regular Weekday Subway, Rail Service Resumes

Regular weekday service is resuming on the subways and rails a day after a snowstorm shut down the city but commuters should expect delays.

01/28/2015

Montauk Point Lighthouse (credit: Thinkstock)

East End Residents Frustrated With Army Corps Over Post-Sandy Repairs

It’s been 18 months since Sandy struck and now on the cusp of the 2014 hurricane season, Montauk residents are calling the federal emergency project to protect their vulnerable East End community pathetic.

04/30/2014

Investment Fund Manager Admits To $96 Million Ponzi Scheme

An investment fund manager has admitted in a Long Island courtroom to stealing nearly $100 million of investors’ money in a Ponzi scheme that helped fund his interest in a Hamptons resort.

04/29/2014

The inside of a limo bus that the owner claims was trashed by a group of drunken teens. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Owner: Drunken Teens Caused $25,000 Worth Of Damage To L.I. Limo Bus

The party bus that police said was full of drunken teens Monday night is completely trashed, company owner Matt Delaney said.

04/16/2014

Luis Guevara-Henriquz was charged with endangering the welfare of children. (credit: New York State Police)

Cops Arrest Driver After Dozens Of Drunken Teens Found On Limo Bus In Southampton

There were 42 people, all ages 16 and 17, in various stages of intoxication aboard the limo bus, police said.

04/15/2014

Jessica Pistolese mug shot (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Report: At Least One Dead In Brookhaven Car Crash

A woman was killed and two other victims were transported to Brookhaven Memorial Hospital Medical Center in East Patchogue, according to the report.

08/31/2013

Gavel (credit: CBS 2)

Officials: Two NY Men Charged In $96 Million Ponzi Scheme

If convicted, Brian Callahan and Adam J. Manson each face a maximum sentence of 20 years in prison on each of the securities fraud, wire fraud and conspiracy to commit wire fraud counts.

08/01/2013

John Aldridge (Photo: Facebook)

Lobsterman Released From Hospital After Dramatic Rescue From Waters Off Montauk

The father of rescued lobsterman John Aldridge said his son survived 12 hours in shark-infested waters — without a life jacket — by thinking about his family.

07/25/2013

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