Farmingdale

Long Island mother Priscilla Arena reading letters she wrote to her family when she was stranded along L.I.E. (credit: CBS 2)

Mother Trapped In Car On L.I.E During Blizzard Shares ‘Last Words’ To Family

Many drivers wound up spending the night in their cars, waiting for first responders to come to the rescue. Parts of Suffolk County were slammed with up to 30 inches of snow.

02/10/2013

Snow shovels (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Snow Equipment Suppliers Want Real Snowfall

Most of the snow we’ve had this year hasn’t been enough to even mess up the commute and, for some, that has been bad for business.

02/06/2013

The Vince Lombardi trophy and helmets are displayed during a press conference for Super Bowl XLVII.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

No Big Demand For Super Bowl Memorabilia In Tri-State Area This Year

In Jets and Giants territory, there has not exactly been big demand for Super Bowl memorabilia this year.

02/02/2013

Long Island Rail Road Station (file/Mike Xirinachs)

Service Restored On LIRR Ronkonkoma Branch

The extreme cold is apparently to blame for several incidents on the rails this past week.

01/25/2013

LIRR President Helena Williams and Sen. Charles Schumer at LIRR 'Double Track' Announcement Jan. 16, 2013 (Credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

LIRR Officials Roll Out Next Phase Of ‘Double Track’ Project

An environmental assessment is under way on building an additional track from Ronkonkoma, one of the railroad’s busiest stations, to Farmingdale. Only one track runs between the stations, which are about 18 miles apart.

01/16/2013

Nov. 6, 2012 (credit: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880)

Services Of All Sorts Available For Sandy’s Victims At Farmingdale Event

At the hurricane relief center at Farmingdale State College, all kinds of help is available – everything from legal services, financial advice, and food, even counseling for the stress of it all.

11/07/2012

Antron McCloud (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Cops: L.I. Man Charged With Three Burglaries During Sandy-Related Power Outage

Antron McCloud, 21, is accused of breaking into a home on North 20th Street, gas station and drug store in Wyandanch, police said.

11/07/2012

Boxes being carried out of Farmingdale, LI home Oct. 9, 2012 (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

L.I. Home Where Toddler’s Remains Were Found In Backyard Has Been Emptied

The mother’s boyfriend, Robert Rodriguez, has been named a person of interest in the case.

10/09/2012

Robert Rodriguez, person of interest in Farmingdale buried remains case (credit: CBS 2)

Investigation Continues After Police Find Remains Of Toddler In Farmingdale Backyard

Police said the remains of Justin Kowalczik had been buried in a shallow grave behind 1 Hallock Street for more than two years but the family never reported the 17-month old child dead or missing.

10/07/2012

Scene of investigation at 1 Hallock Street in Farmingdale (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Authorities Find Remains Of 17-Month-Old Boy In Backyard Of Farmingdale Home

17-month-old Justin Kowalczik is believed to have been buried in the backyard for more than two years, 1010 WINS’ Steve Sandberg reported, while all along Police Major Patrick Regan said the family pretended he was still alive — and the youngest of three.

10/06/2012

Missing child investigation

NYS Police Dig Up Long Island Yard In Search Of Clues In Missing Child Case

Police spent Friday night digging in the backyard of a Nassau County home, searching for the body of a 3-year-old who went missing about a year ago. The search could be connected to a man mentioned in an AMBER Alert earlier in the day.

10/05/2012

Skateboard (file / credit: clipart.com)

Farmingdale Considers Skateboarding Ban In Name Of Safety

Skateboarders reaching speeds of up to 40 miles per hour have Farmingdale officials considering banning the sport on two very steep streets.

10/02/2012

Tiger Woods (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Volunteers Help Drive The Barclays Golf Tournament On Long Island

Some of the world’s best golfers have been teeing off all weekend, thanks to an army of volunteers who are helping at the event. More than 1,800 volunteers in green shirts have been logging 12-hour days during the tournament.

08/26/2012

Tiger Woods (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Tiger Woods Overcomes Pain To Get Within Range At Bethpage Black

Tiger Woods felt a twinge in his lower back when he awoke and felt pain throughout the second round at Bethpage Black. He managed to overcome a bogey-bogey start and get within range of Nick Watney and the resurgent Sergio Garcia.

08/24/2012

Tiger Woods watches his tee shot on the 10th hole during the first round of The Barclays. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Woods-McIlroy Rivalry Gets Center Stage At L.I.’s Bethpage Black

Thousands of fans chased after Woods and McIlroy, in the marquee group based on their standing in the FedEx Cup — Woods at No. 1 and McIlroy at No. 3. Both of them got off to a reasonable start.

08/23/2012

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