COVID Did A Number On Shellfish Industry, But Long Island Aquaculture Programs Planting Thousands Of Oysters In 2-Fold PlanLong Island oyster farmers are struggling. The COVID-19 pandemic vastly limited restaurants' need for shellfish. Orders are down from Montauk to New York City.
Bald Eagle Released Back Into Wild After Rehabilitation On Long IslandExperts say this may be the first time an injured adult male bald eagle has been aided to recovery, then successfully released.
COVID On Long Island: Oyster Bay Offers Saliva-Based COVID Testing As Town Continues On Road To ReopeningOyster Bay Town Supervisor Joe Saladino says helping people know their status in 24 hours with a test that’s less invasive than a nasal swab is a game changer.
Oyster Bay Town Officials, Residents Call On Nassau County To Abandon Plans For Jericho Homeless ShelterThe developer of the shelter recently filed a lawsuit against the town of Oyster Bay, hoping to continue plans for the shelter at the former Hampton Inn.
PSEG Long Island Updates Osprey Cams, Cleans Debris From NestsPSEG Long Island also installs nesting platforms to deter returning birds from nesting on electrical equipment.
Deadline Approaching For Small Businesses To Apply For Priority Paycheck Protection LoansSmall businesses have just over a week left to apply for another round of loans from the Paycheck Protection Program to keep their employees paid during the pandemic.
Long Island Resident Tests Positive For COVID-19 Variant First Detected In South AfricaThe resident who tested positive never traveled to South Africa. In fact, she never left New York.
New Video Shows Small Plane Crash In Oyster Bay Hamlet Of Old BethpageThe pilot underwent surgery and first responders described the harrowing moments after the crash.
Officials: Small Plane Crashes In Oyster Bay, Pilot InjuredIt was a very close call for a pilot who crashed his plane on Long Island on Sunday afternoon.
50,000 Oysters Dropped Into Long Island Harbor After Restaurant Closures Create SurplusThe town supervisor says the mollusks will help naturally clean and filter local waterways.
'Bogus Bins'; Long Island Officials Warn Scammers Trying To Take Advantage Of Holiday DonationsSome bins on Long Island claim to be drop boxes for donating clothes, but officials say they're a makeshift magnet for donations that are probably sold for profit.
Police: 4 Dead After Head-On, Wrong Way Crash On Southern State Parkway In Oyster BayIt happened at around 5:10 a.m. near Exit 29 in the town of Oyster Bay.
Parents, Students, Elected Officials Rally To Save Fall Sports In Nassau CountyNassau County's Council of Superintendents recently voted to postpone all high school sports until January.
Long Island Residents Rally Outside Oyster Bay Town Hall To Protest New Jericho Family Support CenterResidents say the project was approved in secret and in violation of zoning codes.
Shark Patrols Increase At Long Island Beaches After Spike In SightingsMarine biologists are tagging and tracking sharks to identify their movements and eating habits.