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Families are furious as Greenfield Cemetery is taking mementos away from gravesites. (Credit: CBS2)

Families Furious After Mementos Are Cleared Away From L.I. Gravesites

Family members make the pilgrimage once a week to visit the Uniondale, Long Island gravesite of their loved ones – often leaving cherished mementos. But now, the mementos are being cleared away.


Suffolk County Police Cruiser

Suffolk Cop Hailed Hero After Reviving Toddler Who Fell Into Pool

Suffolk County Police Inspector Bob Brown said it does not matter the size of the pool, they can all be dangerous for little ones.


Town of Hempstead steps up BWI patrols

Town Of Hempstead Stepping Up Patrols For Boating While Intoxicated

Town of Hempstead Supervisor Kate Murray said last year, eight people were arrested for BWI as they operated in the waters off of the town


Cory Gloe leaves court on Jan. 15, 2015 (CBS2)

Lawyer Asks Charges Be Dismissed In Farmingdale Drag Race Crash That Killed 5

An attorney for 18-year-old Cory Gloe, of Farmingdale, has asked a judge to dismiss manslaughter, criminal negligent homicide and other charges against his client.


(l-r): Zachary Watkins Sr., Tracy Watkins, and Zachary Watkins Jr. were arrested on drug and weapons charges in Huntington Station on Thursday, June 25. (Credit: Suffolk County Police)

Man, 75, Arrested With Sons On Drug, Weapons Charges In Huntington Station

A 75-year-old man and his two sons were arrested on weapons and drug charges on Long Island Thursday, after a search warrant was executed at their home.


Great White Shark.  (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

WATCH: Video Of Great White Shark Snacking On Whale Carcass Off Long Island Goes Viral

Four Long Island fisherman captured incredible video of a great white shark snacking on a whale carcass.


Marvin Sinkler

Man Fights Tickets For Dropping Niece Off At Roosevelt High School Prom

Sinkler’s tickets totaled $2,200, but he was ultimately vindicated and the tickets were thrown out.


A webcam has attracted thousands of viewers to follow the birth of three ospreys on Long Island. (Credit: CBS2)

Webcam Captures Birth Of Three Baby Ospreys On Long Island

It was perhaps the most anticipated birth on Long Island. A live webcam has been focused on an osprey’s nest on the North Fork where three baby hawks have been born.


The remains of three goats were found at a preserve in Riverhead. (Credit: Suffolk County SPCA)

SPCA: 3 Goats Beheaded, Dumped In Riverhead Preserve

The Suffolk County Society for the Protection of Cruelty to Animals is investigating a possible “ritualistic killing” after three goats were found beheaded and dumped on Long Island.


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AAA: Most Drivers Since 2007 Expected To Hit Road For July 4 Weekend

Nearly 42 million Americans are expected to travel over the long Independence Day weekend.


Nikon at Jones Beach Theater in Wantagh. (Photo by Mike Pont/Getty Images)

Authorities: At Least 50 Treated At Hospitals After Fall Out Boy, Wiz Khalifa Concert On Long Island

At least 50 concertgoers on Long Island were transported to area hospitals Wednesday night and more than a dozen others were arrested, authorities said.



Long Island Restaurant Worker Accused Of Recording Woman In Restroom

A Long Island restaurant worker is accused of recording a woman as she used the restroom.


Nassau Police vehicle. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Woman, 67, Found Stabbed To Death In New Hyde Park

A 67-year-old woman was found stabbed to death in New Hyde Park, Long Island this week, and police a day later were trying to determine what happened.


No shorts are allowed at Nassau County traffic court, and some people fighting tickets were not too happy about is they spoke with CBS2's Jennifer McLogan. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: ‘No Shorts’ Policy At Nassau County Traffic Court Rankles Some Drivers

On hot summer days, many Long Islanders are called to traffic court to settle fines or negotiate dismissed tickets – but they are advised not to dress for the weather.


Domenick Pastore and Staff Sgt. Zachary Taillie

LI Boy With Navy Seal Dreams Meets Air Force Sergeant Pen Pal

Domenick was practically speechless as his hero walked through the door.