Pet Owners Petitioning To Have New York Lift Dog Ban At State Park BeachesThey say waterfront access is critical to the health and wellness of people and their pets, but not everyone agrees.
Pandemic-Trapped New Yorkers Heading In Record Numbers To State ParksExploring our own backyards has become the great escape, the pandemic-ending travel.
CBS2 Exclusive: Demand For Change After Man Dies At Jones Beach Waiting For AmbulanceLawmakers on Tuesday were calling for a stronger emergency response plan at New York state parks, after CBS2’s story on a Rockville Centre man’s death.
CBS2 Exclusive: Family Blames Lack Of Ambulance Service For Man's Death At Jones BeachIf there were a medical emergency at the beach, you might expect a quick response at one of the area’s most popular state parks.
Volunteers Gather To Spruce Up City Park Statewide For 'I Love My Park Day'Dozens of parks across New York City were looking a lot better Saturday night, thanks to thousands of volunteers who came out for “I Love My Park Day.”
Officials: Destructive Beetles Are Attacking Pine Trees On Long IslandPine trees are under attack from tiny beetles, smaller than grains of rice, that are invading by the thousands.
More Smoking Bans Coming To New York State ParksSmoking will be forbidden at more New York State parks this summer.
Demolition Of Former Psychiatric Facility Begins On Long IslandThe former Kings Park Psychiatric Center is located on hundreds of acres overlooking the Long Island Sound. But the facility closed in 1996 and the site has remained untouched since.