Beaches

Shark Attack at Cape Cod
Eric Williams/The Cape Cod Times via AP
September 15, 2018 - 5:11 pm
A man boogie boarding off a Cape Cod beach was attacked by a shark on Saturday and died later at a hospital, becoming the state's first shark attack fatality in more than 80 years.
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Syringes
Steve Burns/WCBS 880
August 19, 2018 - 1:20 pm
Beaches are reopening Sunday on the South Shore on Long Island, as officials say they’re collected all the medical waste that washed ashore over weekend.
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The beach and the Atlantic Ocean. File image.
Dreamstime
June 23, 2018 - 1:44 pm
NEW JERSEY (WCBS 880) -- New Jersey’s beaches and parks are still at risk for another shutdown. After last year, lawmakers vowed to pass legislation that would keep New Jersey State-run beaches and parks opened should it ever happen again. However, a bill that would have done just what they...
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Rockaway Beach Closed
WCBS 880
May 26, 2018 - 12:14 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- It's the unofficial start to summer, but one stretch of Rockaway Beach will be off limts to those hoping to enjoy it. Residents aren't happy after hearing that the 11-block stretch in the heart of Rockaway Beach will be closed for the summer season. "I think that stinks," one...
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