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Roof Worker Falls To His Death In Farmingdale, Long Island

Police were investigating Saturday afternoon, Queens man fell to his death from a roof on Long Island.

09/20/2014

Bill Gerow (left) with Christopher Marshall (right) (Credit: CBS 2)

Good Samaritan Saves Man’s Life On Long Island Rail Road Train

Bill Gerow learned CPR as a Boy Scout, yet somehow those long ago instincts kicked in aboard an LIRR train in a moment of crisis.

08/18/2014

Fifty-five World War II veterans took an Honor Flight from Long Island to the World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C. (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

55 World War II Veterans Take Honor Flight From L.I. To Memorial In Washington, D.C.

Fifty-five World War II veterans were honored Saturday, after taking the Honor Flight from Long Island to Washington, D.C., to visit the World War II memorial.

07/19/2014

FILE -- Speed radar placed near the scene of a fatal accident on Conklin Street in Farmingdale (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

Farmingdale Mayor Applauds Cuomo For Conklin Street Safety Upgrades

Farmingdale residents have been complaining for years about Conklin St., where they said drivers speed regularly.

07/17/2014

Suffolk County Police Cruiser

Alleged Bank Robber, Alleged Getaway Driver Arrested On Long Island

Suffolk County police arrested a Kings Park man on Monday, on allegations that he robbed seven banks in a period of just over two weeks.

06/09/2014

Blue Angels arrive at Republic Airport in advance of Jones Beach Air Show on May 22, 2014. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Blue Angels Arrive On Long Island Ahead Of Memorial Day Weekend Air Show

The U.S. Navy’s aerobatic team landed Thursday morning at Republic Airport in Farmingdale.

05/22/2014

FILE -- Speed radar placed near the scene of a fatal accident on Conklin Street in Farmingdale (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

Gov. Cuomo Unveils Traffic Safety Initiatives Following Deadly Farmingdale Car Crash

On Thursday, Gov. Cuomo sent a letter to Farmingdale Mayor Ralph Ekstrand detailing the safety measures the state is undertaking following the accident.

05/15/2014

Farmingdale Teens Killed In Crash (CBS 2)

‘How Many More People Have To Die?’ Farmingdale Residents Want Traffic Study In Wake Of Fatal Crash

Farmingdale residents and local officials want the state Department of Transportation to conduct a traffic safety study on the busy stretch of Conklin Avenue in Farmingdale where five teens died following a head-on crash early Saturday.

05/13/2014

Five teenagers were killed in a head-on collision in Farmingdale on May 10, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Sources: Long Island Teens Were Seen Drinking, Drag Racing Before Fatal Crash

A teenage driver was drag racing just before his car crashed head-on with an SUV on Long Island over the weekend, sources told CBS 2.

05/12/2014

Five teenagers were killed in a head-on collision in Farmingdale on May 10, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Counselors, Vigil Try To Ease Pain In Farmingdale After Crash That Killed 4 Teens

Grief counselors will be at Farmingdale High School on Monday to help students and staff mourning four teenagers killed in a car crash.

05/11/2014

Four people were killed in an early morning crash in Farmingdale on Saturday. (Credit: CBS2)

Police: Four Killed In Early-Morning Farmingdale Crash

Four of the five people in the Nissan were killed in the crash, a fifth was in serious condition on Saturday morning, CBS 2 reported.

05/10/2014

Crews on Long Island have started preparing Jones Beach for the summer beach season.(Credit: CBS 2)

Crews Begin Preparing Long Island Beaches For Start Of Summer Season

Beach prep has started on Long Island. For the next seven weeks crews will be working hard to get Jones Beach ready for summer crowds.

04/01/2014

Police say an officer had to fire on a suspect who tried to run him over in the parking lot of the Spartan Diner in Farmingdale. (Credit Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Officer Fires On Suspected Car Thieves In Farmingdale Parking Lot

Police on Long Island say an officer fired into a stolen SUV after the driver tried to hit him with it.

02/15/2014

Long Island Cemetery Vase Thefts

Police: Trio Stole Bronze Vases From L.I. Cemetery To Fund Heroin Habit

Nicholas Giambalvo, 27, Max Schneider, 24, and Elizabeth Dono, 27, are responsible for stealing numerous bronze vases totaling $53,000 on Oct. 1 and 16 and Feb. 5 and 6, police said.

02/07/2014

Officials break ground for the Jefferson Plaza complex in Farmingdale, Long Island, Nov. 20, 2013. (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

Official Touts ‘Future Of Suburbia’ With Groundbreaking In Farmingdale

When complete, Jefferson Plaza will consist of 154 units of luxury housing and retail space.

11/20/2013

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