Southold

A white-tailed deer (credit: Getty Images)

Eastern Long Island Deer-Culling Program Scaled Back After Stiff Opposition

An ambitious plan to eliminate about 10 percent of the estimated 30,000 white-tailed deer inundating eastern Long Island has been severely scaled back.

02/05/2014

Deer (file/credit: Clipart)

Federal Sharpshooters To Help Control Deer Population On L.I.’s East End

As many as 3,000 deer will be killed during the hunt, which begins in February. Officials said the overpopulation has been blamed for the spread of Lyme disease, damage to crops and car accidents.

12/10/2013

Raphael Vineyard in Peconic, N.Y. (credit: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880)

One Tank Trips: Long Island’s North Fork Wine Country

The North Fork of Long Island is wine country and locals in the towns of Peconic and Southold say that if you spend the day there, your cares will wash away.

07/10/2013

Plum Island Animal Disease Center (credit: USDA)

Federal Government Pushing Ahead With Plum Island Sale

The study, which included numerous maps and exhibits, did not identify any potential buyers for the 843-acre property located about 100 miles east of New York City.

06/26/2013

Officials on Long Island's North Fork are no longer issuing permits for bike riders taking part in for-profit events. (Photo: CBS 2)

Big Event Bicycle Ban On Long Island’s North Fork Met With Mixed Opinions

A bicycle ban is drawing the ire of some Long Islanders. But many who live on the North Fork say they are sick of swarms of riders clogging their scenic East End roads.

06/14/2013

A man's ear (credit: AP)

Residents Of Southold Upset Over Loud Music; Noise Ordinance Coming

Instead of hearing the sound of birds, some residents in the town of Southold have been hearing loud music and it’s been keeping them up at night.

07/07/2011

Stranded motorists try to get their cars moving again on a closed portion of an expressway on Long Island in N.Y., Sunday, Dec. 26, 2010. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

Suffolk Co. Officials Seek FEMA Aid For Storm Damage

The storm caused sea walls to weaken, foundations to crumble and a deck in one Montauk home to collapse into the sea.

01/02/2011