CBS2-Header-Logo WFAN 1010WINS WCBS tiny WLNYLogo

Concrete

A McDonald's in Hempstead where police said an officer was hit on the head with a piece of cement (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Man Throws Piece Of Cement At Long Island Officer’s Head

The incident happened just before midnight Thursday at a McDonald’s on Peninsula Boulevard in Hempstead.

10/18/2013

Police are investigating the suspicious death of a Jersey City man (credit: CBS 2)

Emergency Responders Find Body Under Concrete In Jersey City Apartment

Responding officers found the victim with clothing piled on top him and hardened cement on top of the clothing, law enforcement officials said.

10/09/2013

A patched section of Route 25 in Lake Grove, N.Y. - July 9, 2013 (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

DOT: High Heat Causes Long Island Roadway To Buckle

State Department of Transportation crews spent most of Monday repairing a stretch of buckled roadway on busy Route 25 at the intersection with Route 347 in Lake Grove.

07/09/2013

Coney Island Boardwalk

Boards To Be Eliminated On 5 Blocks Of Coney Island Boardwalk

Five blocks of the Coney Island boardwalk will soon no longer be made of boards.

12/17/2012

Coney Island Boardwalk

Should Coney Island Boardwalk Be Replaced With Concrete After Sandy?

A thick layer of sand still covers much of the boardwalk at Coney Island, but it is what lies beneath that was sparking the debate nearly five weeks after Superstorm Sandy.

12/01/2012

Rep. Maloney Addresses Concrete Controversy On Second Avenue Subway Line

A concrete-testing lab allegedly faked results for concrete used for the Second Avenue subway line, as well as the Lincoln Tunnel, the new Yankee Stadium, and a LaGuardia Airport control tower.

08/06/2011

Coney Island Boardwalk on Oct. 29, 2010 (Photo/Al Jones/1010 WINS)

Coney Island Boardwalk Could Become Sidewalk

People flock to Coney Island to escape the concrete jungle.

10/29/2010