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.
Nassau County Boosts Shark Patrols After Recent Sightings Off Long Island BeachesCounty officials said they don't want to frighten anyone, but shark activity off the shore is up with an unprecedented 20 sightings last year.
Police: Anthony DeJesus Charged With Operating Jet Ski While Impaired After Hitting 8-Year-Old Boy Off Jones BeachThe child, who was swimming at the time, was airlifted to a hospital and treated for non-life-threatening injuries. 
Anthony DeJesus Accused Of Operating Jet Ski While Drunk After 8-Year-Old Injured At Jones BeachThe incident happened at around 7:30 p.m. on Saturday at Jones Beach. Police said an 8-year-old boy was swimming when he was struck by the personal watercraft.
Bethpage Air Show Lifts Off On Memorial Day For First Time In Event's HistoryAs the Air Force Thunderbirds flipped and members of the Army Golden Knights Parachute Team jumped, thousands of people marveled at the magnificence of military planes and members during the show.
Bethpage Air Show Rescheduled For Monday At Jones BeachThe Memorial Day Weekend tradition was rained out Saturday and Sunday, but the show will go on between 12 and 3 p.m. Monday.
Bethpage Air Show Canceled Saturday Due To WeatherThe decision whether to also cancel Sunday's event will be made by 8:30 a.m. Sunday. 
Pandemic-Trapped New Yorkers Heading In Record Numbers To State ParksExploring our own backyards has become the great escape, the pandemic-ending travel.
NYPD Aviation & Scuba Unit Helps Rescue Injured Crew Member On Board Fishing VesselThere was a dramatic rescue in the Atlantic, 14 miles south of Jones Beach, on Thursday.
COVID Vaccine: Snowy Sunday Leads To Many Distribution Site Closures, But Some People Didn't Get The MemoDespite the snow, many people spent Sunday trying to get their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. But due to closures, quite a few went home disappointed.
COVID Vaccine: Mass Vaccination Site Opens At Jones Beach, But Only 700 Doses AdministeredHundreds of people sat in their cars and were among the first to get their shots. But so many more were left behind frustrated and trying to navigate a system that is overwhelmed.