Ugh. Do I ever hate having to write a title like that.
Anyways. The Times has an article today about the fire & the resulting water quality issues - click here to read -
And as they mention in the article, there are now advisories against swimming at 4 beaches south of the Verranzano - here, again, is the water-quality site; advisories are now posted for Midland, Cedar, and South Beaches in Staten Island, and Sea Gate at the westernmost tip of Coney Island.