NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Humpback whales have been spotted just a few hundred yards from the Queens shoreline, CBS 2’s Tamara Leitner reported.READ MORE: NYC Primary: Eric Adams Leads Democratic Mayoral Race In First Round Of Results; Andrew Yang Concedes Early
Mike Leonard, his brother and his father were boating off the Rockaways on Friday when they saw four whales, they said.
“It was literally like five feet away,” Leonard said. “It was one of the most amazing things I’ve ever seen in life. It was pretty cool actually.