Health officials have closed 13 Long Island beaches to swimming because of concerns about bacteria levels.
Some Long Islanders are irate, claiming important environmental laws were circumvented to make way for upscale condos.
One of only two main roadways leading to the tiny community was washed out by superstorm Sandy and business owners really suffered.
Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano and other officials cut the ribbon on Monday and Tuesday was the first morning drive for it since Sandy.
It has been a fixture on the Long Island landscape since the 1920s — and not a pretty one. An old power plant is finally coming down, but residents nearby said they are worried about their taxes going way up.
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Many who cherish the annual flowering trees along the North Shore have voiced their suspicions that the trees were needlessly axed.
Town code specifically prohibits operation commercial equipment between 10 p.m. and 8 a.m. But residents whose bedrooms back up to the bakery kitchen claim three years of complaints to the town have fallen on deaf ears.
The one clue police are hoping will help identify the victim is a 24 karat gold pig pendant necklace.
Officials say the repair of West Shore Road will take nine months to complete. With the roadway closure, residents have temporarily lost the unique vital link to Bayville, Oyster Bay Hamlet and Centre Island.
Power had just been restored on the North Shore of Long Island when the nor’easter knocked it out all over again Wednesday night.
It’s a nearly $6 million mansion along Long Island’s gorgeous North Shore. The magnificent house is in Cold Spring Harbor, a boating community tucked away in Suffolk County. CBS 2’s Emily Smith went inside for the exclusive, behind-the-scenes tour.
Health officials have re-opened 19 Long Island beaches that were closed on Saturday because of concerns about bacteria in the water after heavy rains.
Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health has decided to close 19 beaches on Saturday for precautionary reasons. Storm water runoff can have a negative impact by elevating bacterial levels, the Nassau County Department of Health said, and can affect bathing water quality.
With 7500SqFt of living space, this rural North Shore mansion is a home run. CBS 2’s Emily Smith touched all of the bases when she took the tour in this edition of Living Large.