FILE -- A Suffolk County police car is seen in Huntington Station, N.Y. (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Crash Leaves Man Seriously Injured In Centereach

A man was seriously injured Wednesday when his vehicle crashed into a guardrail in Centereach, Long Island.


A woman being rescued from a house fire in Centereach, New York on May 3, 2015 (Credit: CBS2)

Police, Neighbor Rescue Centereach Woman From House Fire

The woman, Rosemarie Donnelly, and the neighbor, Thomas Earl, 43, were rushed to Stony Brook University Hospital with back injuries.


A puppy the Suffolk County SPCA says was dumped into a clothing bin in Centereach. (credit: Suffolk County SPCA)

SPCA: Puppy Rescued After Being Dumped In Clothing Bin In Centereach

A witness saw a woman throw the puppy, a 3-month-old black lab, into a clothing bin at a shopping center at the intersection of Middle Country Road and South Coleman Road, Suffolk County SPCA Chief Roy Gross said.


car damaged in Centereach on Dec. 20, 2014 (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Centereach Residents Stunned After 18 Cars Vandalized

Some residents said they have glass coverage, but many do not and will now have to shell out hundreds of dollars to fix the damage.



1 Dead, 2 Injured In Crash On Long Island

A two-car crash on Long Island has left one person dead and two others injured.


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L.I. Elementary Students Learn Math, Science From Unlikely Tutor

The students at Jericho Elementary School couldn’t stop laughing and applauding the robot show at their school on Wednesday, which even included a demonstration in Tai Chi.


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Long Island Little League Plagued By Rash Of Equipment Thefts

The items are worth nearly $10,000 but so far only one golf cart has been recovered. The carts are used to move equipment for the 800 young people who participate in the league.


LI hit-and-run accident victim Steven Acquaviva calls on driver to turn himself in. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

L.I. Hit-And-Run Accident Victim Calls On Driver To ‘Man Up To What He Did’

Police said the driver of the pickup got out to put a blanket over Steven Acquaviva and then drove off.


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Police: Long Island Man Faked Hit-And-Run Accident, Filed False Report

Police on in Suffolk County arrested a man Thursday, for allegedly making up a story about being involved in a hit-and-run crash.


John Walsh of Centereach holding his summons to appear in court for harassment and menacing - April 4, 2013 (credit: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880)

L.I. Man Says He Was Bruised When Cops Forced Him From His Home After Dispute With Neighbor

An elderly man on Long Island said he was bruised and forced to leave his house in his pajamas when was arrested for having a fight with is neighbor.


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D.A.: Suffolk Man Charged After Arsenal Found In Home Near School

Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota announced the seizure of more than 300 guns and ammunition from a home in Centereach.


U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Gillibrand Appeals For Low-Income Energy Assistance

The funding being sought by Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand would help improve energy efficiency in the homes of needy families.


Sandy damage in Franklin Square, Long Island (credit: Michael Salerno)

Long Island Man Killed While Cutting Trees Damaged By Sandy

A Centereach, Long Island, man died Tuesday morning, cutting trees in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy.


Matthew DelPesce is accused of pretending to be a doctor to get himself prescription drugs. (credit: Suffolk County District Attorney)

L.I. Man Allegedly Posed As Doctor To Prescribe Himself Potent Painkillers

District Attorney Thomas Spota said Matthew DelPesce managed to get ahold of oxycodone and other drugs from five pharmacies in April and May.


Laurie Phillips (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Police: Selden Woman Charged With DWI After Crashing Into Cop Car

Laurie Phillips, 47, was driving westbound on Route 25 in Centereach around 9:35 p.m. when she rear-ended Officer Andrew DeRose’s car which was stopped at a red light, police said.