Farmingdale

St. Charles Cemetery in Farmingdale, NY (credit: CBS2)

Remains Of Missing Korean War Soldier From Brooklyn Buried In Farmingdale Cemetery Next To Mom

The remains of a New York City soldier missing from the Korean War will be buried next to the mother who ached for his return.

12/15/2014

A surveillance image of a man holding up a Dunkin' Donuts at knifepoint in Farmingdale, Long Island. (Credit: Nassau County Police)

Police: Suspect Robbed Long Island Dunkin’ Donuts At Knifepoint

Police were searching for a suspect Friday, after a Dunkin’ Donuts in Farmingdale, Long Island was robbed at knifepoint.

12/12/2014

The eastbound lanes of the Southern State Parkway were closed for hours following a deadly hit-and-run on Dec. 5, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Police: Person Killed In Hit-Run Crash On Southern State Parkway

One driver was killed in a hit-and-run crash involving two vehicles on a Long Island highway Friday morning.

12/05/2014

A baby was found dead in a recycling facility in Farmingdale Township, New Jersey on Tuesday, Nov. 11. Police released two photos of articles of clothing found near the body. (Credit: New Jersey State Police)

Police Seek Mother Of Dead Newborn Found At Monmouth County Recycling Center

State Police are still trying to find the mother of a dead newborn that was found in the trash at a recycling center in New Jersey.

11/19/2014

One person was found dead near an apartment building in Farmingdale, and another was hit by an LIRR train, on Tuesday, Oct. 28. (Credit: CBS 2)

Police: Woman Decapitated, Son Struck By Train In Murder-Suicide In Farmingdale

Police said 66-year-old Patricia Ward was killed by her son, 35-year-old Derek Ward, who then killed himself by stepping into the path of an oncoming Long Island Rail Road train.

10/29/2014

One person was found dead near an apartment building in Farmingdale, and another was hit by an LIRR train, on Tuesday, Oct. 28. (Credit: CBS 2)

2 Found Dead In Farmingdale, LIRR Line Shut Down

Police Tuesday evening were investigating two deaths in Farmingdale, in a probe that shut down the Ronkonkoma Branch of the Long Island Rail Road.

10/28/2014

Ambulance (credit: clipart.com)

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

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