Albertson

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Off-Duty Nassau Detective, Neighbor Rescue Homeowner From Fire

According to authorities, the detective was passing by when he noticed flames coming from the home on Mineola Boulevard in Williston Park around 7:30 a.m.

04/27/2014

Emergency responders on the scene of a fire in Albertson, NY on April 22, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Officials: Elderly Man Killed In Albertson House Fire

Fire broke out Tuesday morning at a home occupied by two elderly residents. One was rescued.

04/22/2014

A tree stump sits in front of a home in Albertson, Long Island. (credit: CBS 2)

Long Island Residents Stumped Over Removal Of Trees

More than a dozen 70-year-old trees were suddenly chopped down in one Long Island, and now residents, stuck with unslightly stumps, are demanding answers.

04/07/2014

Emergency crews on the scene of a bus crash in Albertson, L.I. on April 1, 2014. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

1 Dead, 2 Hurt After Coach USA Bus, Pickup Truck Collide On Long Island

The accident, which involved a Coach USA bus and a pick-up truck, occurred on Roslyn Road near Heathcote Drive in Albertson around 9 a.m. Tuesday.

04/01/2014

An extra-alarm fire broke out at a condo complex in Albertson, Long Island Friday night. (Credit: Frankie)

Condo Complex Fire Forces Suspension Of LIRR Oyster Bay Branch

A fire in an Albertson complex partially shut down on the Long Island Rail Road Friday evening.

01/24/2014

Cuomo Endorses Suozzi

Cuomo Endorses Suozzi For Nassau County Executive

Democratic Nassau County executive candidate Thomas Suozzi picked up a high-profile endorsement Saturday.

10/26/2013

Police Shoot Gun-Wielding Man In Nassau County

The man was shot three times after pointing the gun at officers, police said.

06/19/2013

Ivone Oliviera (credit: Nassau County Police)

L.I. Teacher’s Aide Accused Of Inappropriate Relationship With Disabled Student

Ivone Oliviera, 34, of Levittown was arrested Thursday night and is charged with endangering the welfare of a disabled person.

05/17/2013

Trees knocked down due to superstorm Sandy at Clark Botanic Garden in Albertson, Long Island. (credit: Clark Botanic Garden)

Long Island Botanic Garden Reopens Following Devastation From Sandy

The 12-acre Clark Botanic Garden in Albertson suffered severe damage when the Oct. 29 storm ripped through. More than 40 trees were knocked down, including some that were 60 feet tall.

04/24/2013

Sen. Bob Dole (R-KS) speaks during an event at the World War II Memorial April 12, 2011. (Photo by Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images)/ Actress Marlee Matlin on September 13, 2012. (Photo by Valerie Macon/Getty Images)

Long Island Disabilities Center Creates International Awards Program

The first awards will be announced March 4, which marks the 80th anniversary of Franklin Roosevelt’s first inauguration as president.

12/09/2012

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Was Albertson House Fire Really A Firebombing?

About 150 firefighters battled the fast-moving blaze, which raged just before 2 a.m. at the Foxcroft Road home where a woman, her fiance and one of her sons were sleeping.

07/24/2012

Alex Alazraki is seen at Abilities - Albertson, NY - Jan 18, 2012 (credit: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880)

Long Island Man Conquers Amazing Challenges And Turns 93

Nothing has ever held Alex Alazraki back, not even a lack of arms and legs. “No” just isn’t in the Long Island man’s vocabulary.

01/18/2012

Cross Street School (credit: CBS 2)

L.I. Residents Vote Down Plan To Close Schools

The bond proposal would have closed three schools in the Mineola district.

10/27/2010

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Mineola Residents Vote On Closing Of Schools

Taxpayers in Mineola went to the polls to vote inside the very schools that are being considered for the chopping block.

10/26/2010