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Rep. Steve Israel (file/photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Rep. Steve Israel Warns Of Increasing Threat Of ATM Skimming

U.S. Rep. Steve Israel (D-Huntington) on Wednesday warned consumers of the serious and ongoing threat of ATM scams.

CBS New York–10/24/2012

Navy's toxic mess

U.S. Government Expecting Long Island Residents To Pay For Navy’s Toxic Mistake

Many residents are being asked to foot the bill for the government’s dumping of toxic waste into the Long Island soil. And to make matters worse, the contamination is on the move.

10/11/2012

Welcome to Bethpage sign (file/credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

State Health Officials Conducting Cancer Study Near Old Long Island Dump Site

The toxic plot is the result of years of dumping by the Grumman Corp. and the U.S. Navy and is believed to threaten the water supply to about 250,000 residents in Bethpage.

09/25/2012

Bethpage State Park prepares for the Barclay Tournament. (credit: Facebook)

Scoping The Scene At The Barclays

TV 10-55’s Ann Mercogliano visited the site of the first round of the PGA Tour’s Fedex Playoffs, scoping out everything from the best golf equipment to the fashion scene.

08/22/2012

Annie Park and Matt Lowe (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Annie Park Becomes First Girl To Win Nassau H.S. Boys Golf Tournament

Annie Park, 17, of Levittown, defeated two-time defending champion Matt Lowe by six shots today in Bethpage, and hopes her win will inspire others to take up the sport.

05/23/2012

Nassau County officials hold an event to promote teen driving safety - May 16, 2012 (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

100 Deadliest Days For Teen Drivers Coming Up Soon

The 100 days between Memorial Day and Labor Day are the most dangerous for teenage drivers in America, WCBS 880 Long Island Bureau Chief Mike Xirinachs reported.

05/17/2012

FILE - Nicholas Cosmo (right) (credit: CBS 2)

Accused Associates Of Nicholas Cosmo, Long Island’s ‘Mini-Madoff,’ Arrested

Four associates of a New York businessman convicted in a $400 million Ponzi scheme were arrested early Wednesday on charges that they pocketed nearly $38 million in commissions for their efforts in advancing the fraud, federal prosecutors said.

04/25/2012

Pharmacy Security Summit - Bethpage, NY - Feb 7, 2012 (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Pharmacy Security Summit Attracts Hundreds In Nassau County

After the massacre at a pharmacy in Medford, robberies, and concerns of prescription drug abuse, hundreds gathered in Bethpage on Tuesday to discuss pharmacy security.

02/07/2012

Fingerprint dust on burglarized Bethpage home (credit: CBS 2)

4 Nassau County Burglaries Under Investigation

“Went up to my bedroom first, got some jewelry out of the bedroom,” said resident Sal Filliponi.

02/03/2012

(credit: Nassau County District Attorney's Office/Handout)

New York Pediatrician Faces Federal Molestation Charges

A New York pediatrician already charged in state court with sexually abusing young female patients is now facing federal charges.

01/11/2012

United States Post Office - Dec 5, 2011 (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Major Postal Cuts Will Mean Slower Mail, Job Cuts In Tri-State Area

There are over 1,000 workers at the processing and distribution center in Flushing, Queens and many don’t know what this means for them.

12/05/2011

Ground Spraying for Mosquitos (file / credit: AP)

Nassau County To Conduct Mosquito Ground Spraying To Prevent West Nile Virus

After one man died from West Nile Virus and a number of mosquitos tested positive for the virus, the Nassau County health department has decided to spray the pesticide Scourge.

09/20/2011

Faded crosswalks on Stewart Avenue by the LIRR station in Bethpage, NY (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Nassau County Working To Make Roads Safer For Pedestrians

There are over 300 roads in Nassau County on Long Island and many of them are just not safe for pedestrians.

06/10/2011

Long Island Railroad station - Freeport, NY (file / credit: MTA)

Disruptions This Weekend On LIRR’s Busiest Branch

Shuttle buses will be replacing trains between Freeport and Babylon as the LIRR completes work on a $23 million signal and switching upgrade.

04/08/2011

Generic Classroom File Photo

Boy Wins Long Island Spelling Bee

Naman Shakrani, a student at W.T. Clarke Middle School in East Meadow, competed against the top 21 spellers in the finals of Long Island’s annual spelling bee.

03/11/2011

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