Jones Beach

Jonesy the Whale
Sophia Hall/WCBS 880
August 14, 2019 - 2:03 pm
A new sculpture has been unveiled at Jones Beach and the artwork has a big message behind it.
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Jones Beach
Dreamstime
August 03, 2019 - 12:02 pm
Jones Beach State Park on Long Island is celebrating its 90th birthday by reducing parking from $10 to 50 cents per car.
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NYPD drones
NYPD
July 03, 2019 - 4:09 pm
Long Island officials on Wednesday unveiled a new fleet of drones that will be used to monitor crowds during the annual fireworks display at Jones Beach on Independence Day.
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Andrew Cuomo
© Mark Vergari/The Journal News
May 30, 2019 - 2:04 pm
Governor Cuomo announced $120,000 in state funds will be used to ensure there is uninterrupted weekend service to Jones Beach.
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Jones Beach Air Show
Mack Rosenberg
May 28, 2019 - 10:27 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — A Long Island man caught with child porn is under arrest after he was seen snapping photos of a 5-year-old this weekend at Jones Beach, police said. John Meehan from North Babylon has been hit with charges of possession of a sexual performance by a child. He’s also charged...
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Jones Beach air show
WCBS 880
May 26, 2019 - 6:11 pm
Hundreds of thousands of people packed Jones Beach on Sunday for the 16th annual Bethpage Air Show.
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Pilot whales
Dreamstime
September 03, 2018 - 4:40 pm
Three whales breached near the Jones Beach Monday afternoon, creating a rare sight for some beach goers.
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Jones Beach Feral Cats
Sophia Hall/WCBS 880
August 09, 2018 - 11:32 am
Feral cats will be removed from Jones Beach after a conservation group sued, claiming the animals were harming an endangered species.
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Blue Angels
Dreamstime
May 25, 2018 - 5:08 pm
New York State Park Police have tightened security for this weekend's Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach.
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Jones Beach
Dreamstime
May 25, 2018 - 4:45 pm
It was truly a long, cold and snowy winter. So when you want to get to the beach in a hurry and without crazy traffic jams, the "best" beaches have a good deal to do with proximity and access.
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