Vigil To Be Held For East Rockaway Native Who Vanished On El Faro Cargo Ship In BahamasFriends and family of Howard Schoenly will gather in East Rockaway on what would have been his 51st birthday.
East Rockaway Native Was Among Those Who Vanished On El Faro Ship In BahamasU.S. Coast Guard searchers recovered more wreckage Tuesday from El Faro – the U.S.-owned cargo ship that sank last week in the Bahamas – and some of those onboard have local ties.
Man Charged With Shoplifting From CVS, Carjacking Woman In East RockawayA man was charged this week with shoplifting numerous items from a CVS drugstore in East Rockaway, Long Island, and carjacking a woman to make his getaway.
Police: Long Island Woman Was Carjacked By Suspect In Midst Of Crime SpreeA Long Island woman was recently carjacked steps from her front door, and police said the frightening encounter was all part of a disturbing crime spree.
CBS2 Exclusive: Woman Recalls Horror Of SUV Being Hit By LIRR TrainA woman shared her frightening story Tuesday about getting struck by a Long Island Rail Road train at a crossing this week.
Cops: East Rockaway Woman Involved In Two Accidents, Charged Under Leandra’s LawPolice say a drunken driver crashed her car with a 6-year-old girl riding in it on Long Island, and officers soon realized the motorist had just gotten into another wreck nearby.
Prosecutors: Unlicensed Air Conditioning Contractor Scammed L.I. Home OwnersA Pennsylvania man was in court Monday, charged with bilking Long Island homeowners out of thousands of dollars for air conditioning work he never performed.
Nassau County PBA Blames Police Precinct Merger For Crime SpikeThe plan to merge police precincts was intended to save Nassau County $20 million, but the PBA said all it has done is increase major crimes.
L.I. Fire Chief Accused Of Having Affair Inside His Fire VehicleA Long Island fire chief was accused this week of using his department vehicle as the rendezvous point for a romantic affair.
Sandy's Destruction Continues To Make It Hard On L.I. Students Trying To Get Into College Students on Long Island's South Shore are struggling without homes, schools and even communication with the colleges they desperately want to attend.
EXCLUSIVE: Abandoned Homes Fixed Up, Put On Auction Block On Long IslandNo one wants abandoned houses next to their property. But now some Long Island eyesores are being converted to nice homes, and auctioned to deserving families.
Police: Two L.I. Teens, Carrying Weapons And Drugs, Hit Officer In Head-On Car CrashA Nassau County police officer was driving on Waverly Avenue in East Rockaway early on Sunday morning when his car was hit head-on by another vehicle. The two men in the car that hit him are under arrest and facing multiple charges.