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.
Drive-Thru Light Show In Jones Beach State Park Leads To Heavy Traffic, Miles-Long Back-UpsA light show led to heavy traffic from Meadowbrook Parkway to the Bay Parkway.
LI State Park Beaches To Remain Open For Swimming Through WeekendSome state park beaches on Long Island will be open for swimming from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday due to the expected warm temperatures.
Jones Beach State Park Celebrates 90th BirthdayIt wasn't just any summer weekend at Jones Beach State Park. The nearly 2,500-acre state park hit a milestone as crowds celebrated its 90th anniversary.
Jones Beach State Park Marks Birthday With 50-Cent ParkingThe beach sees more than 6 million visitors each year. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2005.
Revamped Jones Beach State Park Readies For Start Of Summer SeasonDozens of employees on Tuesday were hard at work putting the finishing touches on the two newest features at the beach.
Body Found In Burning Car At Jones Beach State ParkA person was found dead in a burning car at Jones Beach State Park late Friday afternoon, authorities said.
Water Briefly Closed At Jones Beach State Park After Report Of SharkThe waters at Jones Beach were closed late Tuesday after a shark was reported in the area, New York State Police said.
Jones Beach Undergos Facelift Just In Time For SummerThe renovations are expected to be complete just in time for beach season.
NYS Park Police Union: There May Not Be Enough Officers To Patrol Beaches This SummerThe New York State Park Police is sounding an alarm ahead of Memorial Day.
Best 10 State Parks For A New York Summer Day TripEscape the sweat and grime of the city by traveling to a green, lush New York State Park this summer.
Tri-State Area In The Grip Of More Hot And Humid Weather The heat is expected to continue through Sunday. There’s a chance for strong to severe thunderstorms on Sunday night or Monday.
Jones Beach Theater Reopens Friday Night, 7 Months After Sandy DevastationAfter being inundated by the floodwaters of superstorm Sandy, the Nikon at Jones Beach Theater is ready to reopen Friday night, with a performance from Rascal Flatts.
Bethpage Air Show Takes To The SkyWith the clouds and rain gone, the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach State Park got off the ground Sunday.
Officials Hope To Have Jones Beach And Robert Moses Ready For Memorial DayJones Beach and Robert Moses State Parks took a beating from superstorm Sandy, but there may be light at the end of the tunnel.