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Dr. Angela Beale gets kids swimming at an early age. (Credit: Dr. Angela Beale)

Adelphi Instructor: Get Kids Swimming At An Early Age

An instructor at Adelphi University is working to end drowning tragedies by urging parents to get their children into the water at an early age.

06/22/2013

FILE -A man navigates through an iPad 2. (Photo credit: NOEL CELIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Adelphi Grad Student Suing School Following Expulsion Over Missing iPad

Michelle Ilyayev told CBS 2’s Carolyn Gusoff that she was trying to return a lost i-Pad to its rightful owner, and instead wound up getting expelled from Adelphi University two months before being awarded a Master’s Degree in Social Work.

05/10/2013

Cans of Food (file / credit: clipart.com)

Study: Long Island Poor Lack Access To Healthy Food

A forum was held in Garden City Tuesday morning, called “The Truth and the Facts: Food Inequality on Long Island.”

04/09/2013

Stony Brook University (credit: Wiki Commons)

Colleges On Long Island Pull In Record Donations

Five schools on Long Island received donations that either matched or exceeded their largest gifts ever.

03/03/2013

Marlene Scheer's Garden of Hope and Christine Guardiano's Renatas Balance and Peace

Annual Creative Cups Breast Cancer Fundraising Auction Under Two Weeks Away

Coming up on March 14 is Creative Cups, the very different, very splashy fundraiser to benefit the Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Hotline.

03/01/2013

Woman aiming gun (file/credit: CBS 2)

Gun Violence Poll: Majority Of Mental Health Professionals Back Gun Control

The respondents also overwhelmingly said more needs to be done to reduce the stigma of getting help.

02/28/2013

"The Color of Hope" by Dale Flashner and Beth Tenser is held by Dale (credit: Lyn Dobrin)

NY Breast Cancer Hotline Gears Up For Next Creative Cups Fundraiser

To honor a loved one, to make an artistic statement, or if you are a breast cancer survivor, you can take a bra and turn it into a work of art.

09/25/2012

"Brah Jongg" by Jodi Charak

Creative Cups Returns To Fight Breast Cancer On Long Island

If you like getting creative and fighting breast cancer, then you should get involved in the Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Hotline Creative Cups fundraiser.

05/11/2012

Telephone (file / credit: clipart.com)

Adelphi NY Breast Cancer Hotline Wants Your Help

The Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Hotline & Support Program is looking for volunteers for the hotline.

04/16/2012

(credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Long Island Nurse Gets A Second Chance At Life

On Dec. 20, 24-year-old nurse Joanne Gracalone collapsed between two cars in a parking lot after a blood clot traveled to her lungs, stopping her heart several times.

01/20/2012

A downed tree - Oyster Bay Cove, NY - Aug 29, 2011 (credit: Bill Tynan / WCBS 880)

Many Long Islanders Still In The Dark Days After Irene Passes

The Long Island Power Authority said they will now be calling customers to inform them when their power will return.

08/30/2011

Empty Plate - File Photo

Business Leaders Gather For L.I. Hunger Summit

“We’re looking for some innovative ideas and solutions,” says Island Harvest President Randi Dresner.

WCBS 880–09/21/2010

"Peace, Luv & Rock 'n' Roll" by Mindy Ferrentino Wolfle of Long Beach

Bras Battle Breast Cancer On Long Island

Using bras to battle breast cancer? That’s the point of the annual Creative Cups fundraising campaign.

08/19/2010

(Photo: Tom Ervin/Getty Images)

Long Island Expo Focusing On Elderly Drivers

Getting old presents unique challenges to those who drive.

WCBS 880–08/05/2010