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Dejannah Price, 10, had to be rescued by fire crews after getting stuck in a washing machine in Elmont, Long Island. (Credit: Price Family/CBS 2)

911 Call Placed After Long Island Girl Gets Stuck In Washing Machine

A mother had to call 911 after a 10-year-old girl found herself stuck in a washing machine this week in Elmont, Long Island.

09/18/2014

A 12-year-old girl told police she found a man in the bedroom of her Elmont, N.Y., home on Aug. 31. He may have entered and disappeared through this window. (Photo: CBS 2)

Police: 12-Year-Old Long Island Girl Finds Intruder In Her Bedroom

A burglar came face-to-face with a child when he burst into a home on Long Island over the weekend.

09/02/2014

Terrell Hill is charged with grand larceny and burglary. (credit: Nassau County Police Department)

Police: Man Rented Out Valley Stream, Elmont Homes He Didn’t Own

Terrell Hill, of Jamaica, has been arrested on charges of grand larceny and burglary, police said.

08/14/2014

Mariejunia Ally delivered twins at bus stop in Elmont, L.I., April 11, 2014. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

L.I. Mom Gives Birth To Premature Twin Boys At Bus Stop

New mom Mariejunia Ally, 33, went into labor about two months early as she was waiting for the bus in Elmont around 6:40 a.m. Friday.

04/11/2014

Legislator Carrie Solages and community leaders in front of a convenience store in Elmont (Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Community Leaders, Others Call On Nassau County To Raise Age On Sale Of Tobacco Products

Some community and Democratic leaders on Long Island are calling on Nassau County to quickly join New York City and Suffolk County in raising the age to buy tobacco products to 21.

04/04/2014

Transit worker Joel Grasman has admitted to taking a bucket truck and driving it on a rampage of destruction through Elmont. (credit: CBS 2)

Transit Worker Pleads Guilty To Ride Of Destruction In Bucket Truck On Long Island

A New York City Transit Authority electrician pleaded guilty Wednesday to stealing a bucket truck and going on a rampage of destruction on Long Island last summer

04/02/2014

Plows hit the road in White Plains on Feb. 3, 2014. (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Some LI Residents Contend With Snow-Covered Sidewalks Days After Last Snowstorm

In New Hyde Park, shoveled sidewalks have been quickly covered with snow and ice after plows pass by. Meantime, residents in Elmont are demanding that businesses be held accountable for failing to shovel their sidewalks.

02/10/2014

Belmont Park

2 Horses Die In Belmont Park Accident

Four-time graded stakes winner Caixa Eletronica and another horse died Saturday after a training accident at Belmont Park on Long Island.

01/04/2014

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3 Teens Charged With Swiping Packages On Long Island

Three teenage boys have been arrested for allegedly stealing packages from homes on Long Island.

11/23/2013

James Howley (credit: Nassau County Police Department)

Police: Homeless L.I. Man Stabs Victim After Getting Dollar

James Howley, 46, was arrested Sunday on assault, attempted robbery and other charges, Nassau County police said.

10/14/2013

Handcuff (credit: clipart.com)

Former L.I. Man Extradited From India To Face Rape Charges

A man has been returned to the United States from India, and is being held on charges that he raped a 14-year-old girl more than three years ago on Long Island.

09/30/2013

Joel Grasman (credit: CBS 2)

Transit Worker Accused Of Downing Trees, Wires In Elmont Apologizes

The New York City Transit Authority electrician charged in a bizarre incident that left a trail of destruction in a Long Island community is being held on $100,000 bail.

08/28/2013

A bucket truck pulled down wires and power poles in Elmont, Long Island on Aug. 27, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Man Runs Amok With Stolen Bucket Truck; Blacks Out 6,000 On Long Island

A huge cleanup was under way Tuesday on Long Island following a bizarre incident that left thousands of homes without power earlier in the morning.

08/27/2013

Nassau County police cruiser (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS/File)

Three Face Charges In Connection With Beatings, Cell Phone Thefts In Elmont

Police eventually tracked down Benton, Smith, and Joyce on Dutch Broadway. Cops recovered the cell phones from both robberies and apprehended the suspects.

08/24/2013

The New York Cosmos hope to build a privately financed 25,000-seat stadium in the shadow of Belmont Racetrack. (Photo: Handout)

Elmont Community Leaders Seeking To Block New Soccer Stadium

The 25,000-seat stadium would be the home of the recently revived New York Cosmos. The proposed site is currently a parking lot and would be developed with private funding, if approved.

07/23/2013

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