Jones Beach

Coronavirus testing center in Jones Beach
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Sophia Hall
March 27, 2020 - 2:59 pm
Nassau County Executive Laura Curran said she has heard of many complaints about people who tested for the coronavirus at Jones Beach and never got back their results.
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Jones Beach Testing Center
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
March 17, 2020 - 7:29 pm
Positive coronavirus cases are expected to grow in New York and local officials are looking to dramatically expand testing.
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Long Island beach
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Sophia Hall
October 01, 2019 - 3:00 pm
With unusually warm temperatures expected for the week, it’s possible the beaches on Long Island will be packed in October.
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Jonesy the Whale
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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
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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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