Oyster Festival 2012 in Images
The 29th Oyster Festival brought another giant crowd to the Oyster Bay waterfront Saturday and Sunday and, with them, a host of amazing images of food, fun and history.
Two Injured Sunday at Oyster Festival
Two people were injured in separate incidents Sunday at the Oyster Festival in Oyster Bay. A water fire boat water cannon struck a woman in the head and a food stand worker sustained facial propane burns.
Oyster Bay Cocaine Bust
Nassau County Police vice detectives conducting a covert investigation late Saturday arrested an Oyster Bay man on drug possession charges.
Man Rescued After Boat Drifts in Sound Overnight
A Long Island man was rescued Friday afternoon after the disabled boat he had been in was located and towed to Brewer Yacht Yard in Glen Cove shortly after 12 p.m.
A surge of incidents may be ushering in the wintertime burglary trend, as eight burglaries and four robberies were reported in the Oyster Bay area in just over two weeks.
Town Hopes to Avert Layoffs
The Town of Oyster Bay has taken step towards adopting a slimmer budget for 2013, without making layoffs, according to supervisor John Venditto.