Baldwin

Surveillance video shows a man running up to a Baldwin, Long Island, porch just before swiping a package. (credit: CBS2)

Police Looking For Thief Who Swiped Package Off Long Island Porch

Inside the box was a a $300 tuxedo jacket — a gift to be worn on an upcoming cruise.

11/17/2014

A Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) train sits at the platform on July 15, 2014 in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Report: LIRR To Spend $14 Million To Replace Recently Upgraded Escalators

The Long Island Rail Road plans to spend $14 million to replace six escalators that were upgraded less than two years ago.

09/22/2014

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Struggling Long Island Community Fighting To Keep CVS Drive-Thru Out

A small community is fighting against the building of a big drug store. Residents said they have nothing against national retail chains, but more is needed to turn around the struggling downtown of this Long Island community.

01/13/2014

Members of the Wyckoff, N.J. YMCA were on alert after a series of car break-ins at gyms in northern New Jersey and on Long Island. (Credit CBS 2)

Police: Thieves Targeting Cars In Gym Parking Lots Around New Jersey, Long Island

Purses and other valuables left out in plain sight have made women easy targets for crooks looking to make a quick score at fitness facilities.

12/20/2013

Baldwin home now needs sprinkler system. (Credit CBS 2)

Fire Sprinklers Add To Sandy Victim’s Financial Woes

Town officials have told a Baldwin homeowner that the home now requires a sprinkler system.

12/05/2013

Chris Weidman with Boomer & Carton on July 10, 2013 (credit: Al Dukes/WFAN)

Civic Leaders On LI Call UFC Fighter Chris Weidman A ‘True Hometown Hero’

Civic leaders on Long Island say Chris Weidman is a “true hometown hero.” A “Chris Weidman Day” celebration is being held Wednesday afternoon in Baldwin.

07/17/2013

George Sumner Kellogg House

Long Island Neighbors Work To Save Historic House From Wrecking Ball

A battle is under way on Long Island to save a rare piece of history from the bulldozers.

06/11/2013

Baldwin High School (credit: CBS 2)

LI Students Only Allowed To Bring Clear Plastic Bags Into School Following Threat

Police said the message was written in black magic marker on the cafeteria window at Baldwin Senior High School on Ethel T. Kloberg Drive between 10:30 p.m. Friday and 8:07 a.m. Saturday.

05/13/2013

Nassau County police cruiser (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS/File)

Nassau County Postpones Closing Baldwin Police Precinct

It’s possible that merging the Baldwin-based First Precinct into the Seaford-based Seventh Precinct may never happen as planned, officials said.

04/08/2013

Paul Rice, Alyssa Moore

3 L.I. Parents Busted For Driving Drunk Or High With Kids In Cars

Police arrested three parents on Long Island in recent days for driving while either high on drugs or drunk.

03/23/2013

Handcuff (credit: clipart.com)

3 Arrested In Rash Of Burglaries In Baldwin, Long Island

Two men and a woman were arrested this week in connection with a series of burglaries in Baldwin.

01/19/2013

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Baldwin Residents To Sue Over Raw Sewage During Sandy

Some Long Island homeowners are headed to court as a result of flood damage caused by superstorm Sandy.

01/09/2013

Street Buckled Due To Sewage Inundation (credit: CBS 2)

Some Homes Condemned Following Raw Sewage Leak On Long Island’s South Shore

The biggest breach took place at the Bay Park sewage treatment facility where a nine foot wall of water flooded the pumps. That led to the sewage inundation of more than 100 homes across nine South Shore villages.

11/12/2012

Baldwin High School Stabbing

Shots Fired, Teen Found Stabbed At Long Island Homecoming Football Game

The homecoming game was cut short at Baldwin High School on Long Island Friday night, after shots were fired and a teenager was stabbed.

CBS New York–10/13/2012

(credit: Nassau County Police Department)

Police: Suspect Tried To Lure Girl Into Van On Long Island

The incident happened around 8:20 a.m. Monday in Baldwin, police said.

10/09/2012

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