Sunken Meadow State Park Closed Off After Reaching CapacityThe beach at Sunken Meadow State Park on Long Island was so busy on July 4 that, for several hours, the park had to be closed to new visitors.
SPCA: Dead Dog Found In Cooler Floating In Long Island SoundThe cooler was found around 6:10 p.m. off Sunken Meadow State Park by a patrolling Smithtown Bay Constable boat.
Basking Ridge, N.J. Hits 95 Degrees April 16; Unusually Warm Weather Brings Red Flag Brush Fire Warnings The heat is on in the Big Apple. Temperatures are expected to be about 25 degrees above normal, making it feel like July.