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Point Lookout

Hempstead officials are looking for volunteers to help build dunes and fight erosion. (Credit: CBS2)

Long Island Town Seeks Volunteers To Help Build Up Coastal Dunes

This week’s nor’easter caused moderate beach erosion on Long Island’s south shore, but favorable winds kept it from being worse.

12/11/2014

Memorial at Point Lookout, Long Island (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Mourners Gather On Long Island Beach To Remember 9/11

Mourners from Long Island gathered at Point Lookout for a sunrise service to remember the victims of the Sept. 11 terror attacks.

09/11/2014

New Long Islasnd Firehouse

Residents: New Firehouses On Long Island Are Too Lavish

They volunteer and save lives, and now, firefighters on Long Island have asked communities to upgrade old, out-of-date firehouses.

06/10/2013

Point Lookout Beach in Hempstead, NY on Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012 (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Hundreds Mark 9/11 Anniversary At Point Lookout Beach Ceremony

Many of those who attended the ceremony wrote messages and names of 9/11 victims on a 35-foot panorama of the New York City skyline.

09/11/2012

The solar "field of dreams" at Point Lookout - Hempstead, NY - Sep 21, 2011 (credit: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880)

Hempstead Uses Solar To Cut Energy Bill At Building By 75 Percent

One town on Long Island has a taken a big leap into the green movement.

09/21/2011

Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano discusses the role of the National Guard in Nassau County during Hurricane Irene (credit: CBS 2)

Mangano: National Guard Working With Police In Nassau County

Residents in coastal areas of Long Island are being told to evacuate their homes as Hurricane Irene makes its way up the East Coast.

08/27/2011

Hempstead Bays hydraulic marine dredge in Jones Inlet combatting erosion and foul odor on May 25, 2011 (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Hydraulic Marine Dredge Replenishing Sand At Point Lookout

On a day like this, you could stand for hours admiring the beauty of the water off Point Lookout, Long Island. But erosion has threatened the large homes that line the beachfront.

05/25/2011