Shinnecock Nation gets $1.8M COVID grant from feds
The tribe will use the money for COVID-19 expenses and prevention programs, including a new coronavirus emergency response fund.
Other tribal nations join Shinnecocks in pushing for grave protection act
Members of tribes from Connecticut, Virginia and New Jersey stood with the Shinnecock Indian Nation to urge Southampton Town to pass the legislation.
Shinnecock continue protest at Montauk Highway construction site
Tribal members say it's a sacred burial ground that should be preserved and want Southampton officials to cease construction.
Fishing for all species remains robust around LI
Heading into the final days of summer — the autumnal eqinox this year falls on September 23 — fishing is ...
Southampton Town to preserve Indian burial sites
The seller of the Chivas Court property is Riad M. Shahin and Nabila K. Shahin and the price is $1.8 million, according to a town board resolution.
Shinnecock Hills officials: Sign not par for course
Representatives of the golf club are demanding Southampton Town remove a street sign they say a town official illegally installed on their property.
USCG: Sunken WWII tanker off LI leaking oil
A team of divers examining a sunken World War II tanker off Long Island's South Shore have found eight tanks containing oil, one with a pinhole through which oil has been leaking, officials said.
Coast Guard: WWII wreck off LI to be assessed
The Coimbra was loaded with about 2.7 million gallons of lubricating oil -- which is denser than gasoline -- when it sunk, and most of that likely spilled or burned when it went down on Jan. 15, 1942.
Warming trend has brought many saltwater species
With a few spurts of rain and winds in the past week, the weather may not have cooperated to the ...
Police ID man who died after watercraft capsized
New York State Police identified a man who died after a personal watercraft he was riding on in Shinnecock Bay ...