Tag: Southampton

3 Long Island Beaches Rank Among Best in US

Three beaches on Long Island from the East End to the New York City line were named among the best in the country by experts and national publications last month. It’s been widely reported that Dr. Beach named Cooper’s Beach in Southampton among top 10 in the nation on his annual list released May 26. The news also spread that USA Today gave Long Beach a similar nod in a story published the same day. But a third report, this one by Travel and Leisure magazine, also ranked Shelter Island among the best—and Long Beach got a second hat tip in that story, too.

Cuomo Recalls ‘Nightmare from Hell’ at LIE Exit 51 Rest Stop

“It was like being in some movie of Land of The Lost, where you saw things that you were not supposed to see in life,” Cuomo said. “I mean you would have liked to have lived your whole life and not had seen these things or experienced them because then you can’t get them out of your mind once you’ve seen them. I mean it was terrible.”

Dead Humpback Whale Found Off Westhampton

The partial remains of a dead humpback whale were found floating in the waters off Westhampton over the weekend, marine biologists said. Southampton Town Bay Constables towed the carcass, initially sighted approximately a half mile off of Fish Creek in Remsenburg, to the end of South Bay Avenue so team of biologists from the Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research and Preservation could examine the remains on Saturday afternoon, officials said.

Southampton Man Fatally Hit by Car

The 37-year-old victim was crossing a road when he was struck.

Southampton Cop Credited With Saving Baby

Officer Kristian LoRusso responded to the home on Feb. 3 after the one-year-old’s older sister reported the emergency to 911, police said.

East Hampton Man Killed in Crash With Bus

Police said the victim hit a patch of black ice.

Southampton Councilman Pleads Guilty to Selling Rx

A Southampton Town councilman resigned his post and admitted to illegally selling prescription painkillers over a three-year span. Bradley Bender pleaded guilty Tuesday to conspiring...

Flanders Armed Home Invasion Trio Sought

Southampton Town Police are investigating an armed home invasion in which three men robbed a Flanders resident after unsuccessfully trying to kick in the door...

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor Race Too Close to Call

The race was the only possible upset in 10 races for town supervisor seats across the 13 towns on Long Island.

Long Island Voters Decide Key Races On Election Day

Voter turnout is pivotal in key match-ups across Nassau and Suffolk.
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