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.
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.
Long Island Leaders Urge People To Take 'Staycations' This SummerDespite the economic blow to so many over the past year, summertime can still be a fulfilling local adventure.
Families Of New Yorkers With Developmental Disabilities Ask State To Pull Back On Some COVID-19 GuidelinesThere was a call Monday to ease COVID-19 restrictions for some of our most vulnerable New Yorkers.
Swimming Halted At Hempstead Beaches After Another Shark SightingBeaches reopened Saturday morning after at least nine other shark sightings along the South Shore this week.
Hempstead Supervisor Charges Popular Beach Club With Failing To Pay Up To $500,000 In RentA controversial contract is creating a battle over a popular beach club in the town of Hempstead.
Waste Not, Weather Not: Seafood Shells Being Used To Build Living Reef Off Lido BeachHempstead is launching a barrier reef composed of thousands of discarded shells donated by local restaurants.
Speeding Traffic On Lido Boulevard Puts People In Danger, Neighbors SayResidents of a Nassau County community say cars are speeding down busy Lido Boulevard on a daily basis, and something has to be done.
Long Island Kids Celebrate Halloween In July At Post-Sandy EventCampers dressed as Minecraft, the grim reaper, and Rainbow Dash traveled from cabana to cabana Friday for some very tasty treats.
L.I. Man Off To Prison For Embezzling $1.8 Million From Special Needs CampA Long Island financial planner was sentenced to up to 10 years in prison Wednesday, after stealing more than $1 million meant for a Lido Beach special needs camp.
Long Island Men Kicked Off Playground Say Signs Weren't ClearWhile praciting their moves last week, their camera was rolling when two town of Hempstead public safety officers told them they were too old to be there and would have to leave,
Long Island Town Seeks Volunteers To Help Build Up Coastal DunesThis week's nor'easter caused moderate beach erosion on Long Island's south shore, but favorable winds kept it from being worse.
Sand Castle Competition Held At Beach With Sand Brought In After SandyFrom young to old, dozens of aspiring sand architects used just their hands, some water and lots of sand to create a land of towering sand castles and Nassau County’s Lido Beach Tuesday.
2 Arrested In Connection With 2 Burglaries, 1 Attempted Burglary In Lido BeachJeremy Laratro and Dayvon Merchant are accused of two burglaries and an attempted burglary in Lido Beach, Long Island.
Report: Sandy's Fallout Affecting Small Business In Tri-State AreaA third of small businesses in tri-state Superstorm Sandy disaster areas reported financial losses a year later, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.