Mona Rivera

Carlo Sicat (credit: Nassau County Police)

FedEx Rage? Police Say Angry Elmont Man Pointed Gun At Delivery Driver

An Elmont man has been charged with criminal possession of a weapon and menacing after police said he threatened a Federal Express driver with a handgun.

11/21/2014

Michael Ostrander attempts to make his way through nearly five feet of snow on November 19, 2014 in the Lakeview neighborhood of Buffalo, New York. (Photo by John Normile/Getty Images)

Plows From L.I. Headed To Buffalo As Western NY Faces Another Wintry Wallop

A contingent of plows and personnel from Suffolk County is headed north to help with snow removal in Buffalo.

11/20/2014

Jamie McNicholas holds a picture of her daughter Ceili on Nov. 13, 2014. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

LI School Bans Third-Grader From Attending Class Over Vaccine Dispute

Ceili McNicholas, a third-grader in Miller Place School District, told 1010 WINS’ Mona Rivera she feels bad about being banned from school for not getting a booster shot.

11/18/2014

An SUV crashed into one side of a Levittown home and came out the other. (credit: CBS2)

SUV Slams Into One Side Of Levittown Home And Comes Out The Other

A Levittown couple got a rude awakening overnight, when an out-of-control SUV crashed into one side of their home and went out the other.

11/18/2014

Alicia Boudouris is suing the county, the sheriff and three men in her department for sexual harassment. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Nassau County Sheriff’s Deputy Files Sexual Harassment Lawsuit

In a civil lawsuit, Alicia Boudouris alleges sexual harassment and retaliation after she complained that her superiors in the Nassau County Sheriff’s Office targeted her on an almost daily basis.

11/17/2014

Iknoor Singh (ACLU)

Sikh Hofstra Student: Army ROTC Making Me Choose Between Country I Love And My Faith

A Sikh college student claims the U.S. Army is barring him from the Reserve Officer Training Corps unless he violates his religious beliefs by removing his turban, shaving and cutting his hair.

11/14/2014

Jamie McNicholas holds a picture of her daughter Ceili on Nov. 13, 2014. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

L.I. Mother Says Vaccine Controversy May Keep Daughter Out Of School

The mother of an 8-year-old Sound Beach girl said her daughter is being kicked out of school because of a controversy over a recent change in state regulations on immunizations.

11/13/2014

Travis Sloboda (credit: Facebook)

1 Dead, 1 Injured In Southern State Parkway Wrong-Way Crash

One driver was killed and another critically injured in a head-on collision on the Southern State Parkway.

11/12/2014

Joseph Kelly and Justin Johnson, victims of Southern State Parkway crash. (credit: Handout)

Two 19-Year-Old Men Killed In Fiery Crash On Southern State Parkway

A fiery crash on the Southern Staten Parkway has claimed the lives of two 19-year-old Queens men.

11/11/2014

Corner in Cedarhurst where police said a 60-year-old woman was mugged while walking from train station. (Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Police: 60-Year-Old Woman Robbed By 4 Women In Cedarhurst

The victim was walking from the Cedarhurst Train Station when the suspects came up to her, punched her in the head and then took off with her pocketbook, police said.

11/10/2014

Brentwood High School senior Laura Villatoro and Suffolk County 3rd Precinct Officer Bonnie Raber. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

L.I. High School Senior Wins $10,000 Scholarship For Anti Texting And Driving Video

Brentwood High School senior Laura Villatoro said she knows firsthand how dangerous it could be to text and drive because of what happened to an 18-year-old relative.

11/07/2014

Posters containing pictures of homicide victims on Long Island.  (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Families Of L.I. Homicide Victims Call On Witnesses To Come Forward

Family members of Long Island homicide victims gathered at a church in Uniondale to call on the public for help in solving the crimes that took their loved ones.

11/06/2014

Speed camera (file/credit: CBS 2)

Nassau County Lawmakers Demand Suspension Of School Zone Speed Cameras

Democratic legislators in Nassau County are calling for the troubled speed camera program aimed at catching speeders in school zones to be stopped until its signage problems can be corrected.

11/03/2014

One person was found dead near an apartment building in Farmingdale, and another was hit by an LIRR train, on Tuesday, Oct. 28. (Credit: CBS 2)

Police: Woman Decapitated, Son Struck By Train In Murder-Suicide In Farmingdale

Police said 66-year-old Patricia Ward was killed by her son, 35-year-old Derek Ward, who then killed himself by stepping into the path of an oncoming Long Island Rail Road train.

10/29/2014

Bay Park Sewage Treatment Plant (Credit CBS 2)

NYS To Fund Major Water, Sewage Projects On Long Island

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced the state will spend nearly half a billion dollars on Long Island for water and sewage projects, including $383 million to help get homes in Suffolk County hooked up to sewers.

10/28/2014

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