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Virgin Mary Statue Damaged

Virgin Mary Statue Decapitated Outside L.I. Knights Of Columbus Branch

Someone cut the head off a statue of the Virgin Mary and left it lying on the ground at a Knights of Columbus chapter on Long Island, police said Thursday.

05/15/2014

Firefighters on the scene of a fuel tanker crash on Sunrise Highway in Bellmore, Dec. 17, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

2 Hurt After Tanker Truck Overturns, Bursts Into Flames In Bellmore

Police said the truck was carrying 12,000 gallons of fuel when it slammed into the back of a car that was stopped at a red light.

12/18/2013

Generic fire (credit: Clip Art)

Truck Flips Over, Bursts Into Flames On Long Island

A tractor-trailer flipped over and burst into flames on Long Island late Tuesday, in an accident that may have caused property damage.

12/17/2013

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Falling Fuel Prices Could Mean Lower Home Heating Costs

Fuel Prices are falling and home owners may be in a position to cash in on the lowest oil heating prices all year.

11/15/2013

Nassau County Police Big DL

Racial Graffiti Found Scrawled On Long Island School

A school on Long Island was vandalized with racial graffiti this past weekend, and police have launched a search for the culprit.

09/30/2013

Niheim Levy mug shot. He has been charged with murder and robbery for allegedly pushing a man onto the tracks at an LIRR station. (credit: Nassau County Police)

Suspect Charged With Murder After Man Dies At LIRR Station

According to police, Niheim Levy got into an argument with a 49-year-old Freeport man around 4:50 a.m. on Saturday at the Bellmore station. The victim wound up on the tracks and came in contact with the third rail.

08/25/2013

Nassau County Police Department composite sketch in Bellmore child lurings (via Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Police Step Up Patrols In Merrick, Bellmore After Reports Of Attempted Child Lurings

There have been at least four incidents in which middle school students were followed or approached by strangers in Merrick and Bellmore, officials said.

04/29/2013

A car plowed into a home in Bellmore, Long Island on Saturday, April 6, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Drunk Driver Plows Into House On Long Island

According to police, Matthew Knee and a passenger were stuck inside the vehicle when Nassau County officers arrived at the scene on Saturday evening.

04/07/2013

NYPD Cruiser (file / credit: D Dipasupil/Getty Images)

NYPD Officer Charged With Punching 3-Year-Old Son

An NYPD officer stood charged with assault Monday, after allegedly punching his 3-year-old son in the face at their Nassau County home.

03/04/2013

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L.I. Man Arrested After Allegedy Threatening To Shoot Up High School

A man was facing serious charges Saturday, after he allegedly made a threatening remark about the high school from which he graduated more than a decade ago.

01/05/2013

Bellmore Long Island Rail Road Station - Sept. 28, 2012 (credit: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880)

Hempstead Residents Get Help Parking At Bellmore LIRR Station

Residents of one Long Island town can kiss the days of circling for a parking spot at the train station goodbye.

09/28/2012

Hempstead Town Clerk Mark Bonilla (L) and his lawyer (R) (credit: CBS 2)

LI Town Clerk Refuses To Resign Despite Sex Harassment, Blackmail Allegations

Mark Bonilla said he will not step down despite facing a barrage of sexual harassment allegations plus misdemeanor criminal charges. Bonilla, rather, vowed he will fight to clear his name.

09/24/2012

Alfonso Marino arrest (credit: CBS 2)

Feds: Former NYC School Teacher Arrested On Charges Of Possessing Child Pornography

Alfonso Marino, 63, is accused of downloading child pornography off of the Internet and collecting the pornographic images over a 10-year period, according to prosecutors.

09/19/2012

Zachary Parker, right, with attorney Marc Gann on March 16, 2012 (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Man At Center Of Nassau Police Corruption Case Sentenced

In March, Zachary Parker, 20, admitted to stealing equipment from his old high school. His case became big news because three high ranking Nassau County police authorities were accused of trying to cover up the crime.

06/22/2012

Bike lockers at the Long Island Rail Road station - Bellmore, NY - Apr 4, 2012 (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Eight Lucky LIRR Commuters Win Bike Locker Lottery In Bellmore

The lockers are just outside the train station and are designed to protect your bike from theft and bad weather.

04/04/2012

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