After Record Number Of Shark Sightings, New Flag Warning System At Nassau County BeachesOn Nickerson Beach, a purple flag with a shark silhouette will be hosted for 24 hours whenever someone spots a shark.
2 Shark Sightings Temporarily Suspend Swimming At Long Island BeachesTwo sand sharks were spotted off Jones Beach by lifeguards and New York State Police drones around 8:30 a.m.
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.
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.
Jones Beach Lifeguard Bitten In Water; No Shark Spotted, But Patrols Intensify On Long IslandOfficials said the lifeguard was in the water when he felt a bite on his left calf and reportedly saw a fin.
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.
Great White Shark Located Swimming Off New Jersey CoastResearchers at the marine organization OCEARCH fitted the male shark with the device last September near Nova Scotia, Canada.
WATCH: Lifeguard Catches Shark With Bare Hands On Long Island BeachA crowd of onlookers formed around 10:15 AM last Friday at Robert Moses Field Two as a dorsal fin poked out of the water followed by a long pointed tail and of course, a set of shark teeth.
Shark Patrols Increase At Long Island Beaches After Spike In SightingsMarine biologists are tagging and tracking sharks to identify their movements and eating habits.
Red Flag Warning After Fishermen Catch Shark Off Town Of HempsteadRed flags will be out Monday on beaches in Hempstead, warning of the potential for sharks in the water.
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.
Shark Spotted Off Lido Beach In Hempstead, Ninth Sighting This WeekThe shark was spotted by members of the town's newly launched Shark Patrol.
Hempstead Launches 'Shark Patrol' After Multiple Shark Sightings Along Long Island's South ShoreHempstead officials say the warm weather and increase of bait fish coming to the shores are some of the reasons we're seeing more sharks.
After Repeated Shark Sightings, Heightened Security Measures In Place At Long Island BeachesWednesday, officials in Nassau County announced a new plan to keep beachgoers safe.
NYC Woman Killed In Apparent Great White Shark Attack In MaineAuthorities say Julie Holowach, 63, was swimming near Bailey Island when witnesses noticed she was hurt.