A surveillance of a suspect in the robberies of two convenience stores, a gas station and a hardware store in eastern Queens. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Robber Has Held Up Convenience Stores, Gas Stations In Eastern Queens

Police on Monday were searching for a suspect in a string of robberies that targeted two convenience stores, a gas station and a hardware store in Queens.


Some of the vehicles that were tagged during an overnight vandalism spree in Bellerose, Queens. (Credit CBS 2)

Queens Residents Wake Up To Find Section Of Town Vandalized

On Friday morning authorities initially discovered 11 vandalized cars. Four of those cars were tagged with swastikas. By the end of the day the count had reached 18.


Arthur Lopez (CBS 2)

State Senate Votes To Rename Nassau County Bridge For Slain Police Officer

The New York State Senate on Tuesday approved legislation to rename a bridge in Bellerose, Long Island, for a Nassau County police officer who was shot and killed in the line of duty last fall.


Power Lines (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Manhole Fire Cuts Power In Eastern Queens

A manhole fire cut power to customers Tuesday afternoon in eastern Queens.


Michael Augugliaro, of Bellerose, holds a mosquito swatter and bug repellents during a rally demanding the city spray for West Nile virus in Eastern Queens. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Some Queens Residents Call On City To Spray For West Nile Virus

Sen. Tony Avella said Nassau County has been conducting a series of treatments along the Queens and Nassau County border but the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene has yet to spray along the Queens side of the border.


Emily Harms (credit: CBS 2)

Heroic Queens Lifeguard Visits The Couch

She is 21-years-old, looks more like a teenager – and is hardly your typical vision of the heroic lifeguard. But Emily Harms from Bellerose, Queens, is all that and more. Earlier this week, she saved the life of an 11-year-old boy. She visited The Couch to share her story.


Emily Harms (credit: CBS 2)

Queens Lifeguard Emily Harms Hailed As Hero After Rescuing 11-Year-Old From Drowning

An 11-year-old boy might not be alive if not for her heroism and CBS 2’s Scott Rapoport spoke with her Thursday to hear the remarkable story.



Middle School Student Allegedly Sells Pot Brownies In Queens

The incident happened at Intermediate School 208 in Bellerose.


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Neighbors Complain Of Unsanitary Condition At ‘Super Halal Meat’ In Queens

The Deptartment of Agriculture and Markets said Super Halal, open only a year, was fined for critical deficiencies in July, August, and September of this year.


Nassau County Police (credit: CBS 2)

Pair Of Suspected Police Impersonators Arrested On Long Island

Nassau County police said Marylynn De Joseph of Bellerose and Twayne Dash of Queens have been charged with criminal impersonation, robbery and conspiracy.


Popolizio's pick up truck on top of Michael Augugliaro's car/Photo: Bill Plax

No Arrest Made In 9-Car Smash Up; Queens Family Outraged

A Queens family is outraged that four of their parked cars were smashed by an out of control driver who was not arrested.