Shark Sightings Close All 7 Miles of Rockaway’s Beaches

Early Tuesday afternoon, two shark sightings, one at Beach 67th, the other at Beach 102nd Street, prompted a closure of ALL of Rockaway’s seven miles of beach. “NYPD Aviation is currently doing aerial surveillance, and we will reopen the beach when it is safe to do so,” said a Parks Department Spokesperson. As locals tried to beat the blistering heat, […]