Live Music Returns To Northwell Health At Jones Beach TheaterThe amphitheater will be at 100% capacity. Proof of vaccination is not required, but COVID safety is changing protocols.
Nassau County Expands Summer Youth Employment ProgramThe summer youth program is open to Nassau County residents between the ages of 14-21.
Teens Train To Become Next Generation Of Volunteer Firefighters At Long Island's Camp Fahrenheit 516Once training is complete, campers as young as 17 can get to work as volunteer firefighters.
2 Shark Sightings Temporarily Suspend Swimming At Long Island BeachesTwo sand sharks were spotted off Jones Beach by lifeguards and New York State Police drones around 8:30 a.m.
Town Of Hempstead Beaches Suspend Swimming After More Shark Sightings Off Long IslandAn official said the shutdown was a precaution they had to take after multiple sharks were spotted along the shoreline.
Long Island Animal Advocacy Group Partners With PETA For Billboard Inspired By Runaway BullA 1,500-pound bull named Barney escaped slaughter on July 20 by breaking through a fence at a farm in Mastic.
Kyra's Law: Long Island Mother Pushing Bills To Protect Children In Custody Battles Involving Abusive ParentsJacqueline Franchetti's 2-year-old daughter was allowed a court-sanctioned visit with her dad while the parents were in a bitter custody dispute. He did the unthinkable, killing his daughter before taking his own life.
'Our Guardian Angel'; Long Island Teen Spots Neighbors' Home Burning, Rushes In To Save FamilyA courageous teenager helped save an entire family and their dog from a ferocious fire on Long Island.
Police Arrest Michael Wright, 34, For Deadly Shooting At July 4th Block Party In Roosevelt, NYAccording to investigators, one person was killed and two were injured when Wright opened fire at the crowded, annual block party in Roosevelt.
Driver Killed In Crash On Long Island ExpresswayAuthorities say a 20-year-old driver of a Subaru lost control of the vehicle and struck a tree.
Stony Brook Medicine Helps Bring Vital Information To The Public Through Healthy Libraries ProgramThe Healthy Libraries program reached over 900 people during the pandemic. Beginning September, it will expand from five libraries to eight in Suffolk County.
Shark Sighted Off Jones Beach Day After Lifeguard Was BittenAccording to a New York State Parks spokesperson, lifeguards spotted the shark at 11:15 a.m. off the Central Mall area of the beach.
Cold Or COVID? Doctors Advise You To Get Tested, Even If You're VaccinatedThe CDC has reported an uptick in respiratory cases this summer - but don't assume it's just a cold.
Investigators Say Speed May Have Been A Factor In Crash That Killed 5 Young People In QuogueThe medical examiner is conducting an autopsy and toxicology report.
Jones Beach Lifeguard Bitten In Water; No Shark Spotted, But Patrols Intensify On Long IslandOfficials said the lifeguard was in the water when he felt a bite on his left calf and reportedly saw a fin.