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Garden City Attack Victim

Student Robbed, Hurled To Ground In Quiet Garden City Neighborhood

A college student said she was attacked and robbed on Long Island, by a man who targeted her, stalked her, and followed her home from a train station in a community that rarely sees crime.

11/20/2013

Screenshot of National Adoption Day website (credit: http://www.nationaladoptionday.org)

13 Foster Children Officially Adopted During L.I. Ceremony

The Garden City event draws attention to the 400,000 children in foster care nationwide who need permanent homes.

11/18/2013

Nassau County Police Big DL

Police: Man Stole L.I. Woman’s Jewelry, Threatened To Shoot Her

Police this week apprehended a man who allegedly stole jewelry from a home in Garden City, Long Island, and threatened to shoot the homeowner.

11/02/2013

Raymond Kalenka (credit: Handout)

L.I. Man Gets Up To 4 Years In Prison In Deadly Hit-And-Run

In August 2012, Raymond Kalenka, 46, was driving his Mercedes-Benz northbound on Broad Street in Williston Park when he hit 41-year-old Dean LaLima, who was intoxicated and lying in the roadway, prosecutors said.

10/17/2013

Police on the scene of a shooting in East Garden City, NY on Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Visitation Held For Man Killed In Garden City Business Shooting

A wake was held Sunday night for a 25-year-old man who was killed in a workplace shooting on Long Island last week.

09/29/2013

Sang Ho Kim , suspect wanted in a fatal shooting near the Roosevelt Field Mall on Sept. 25, 2013. (credit: Nassau County Police Department)

Authorities Continue Search For Man Wanted In Connection With Garden City Shooting

Police say Sang Ho Kim disappeared after he opened fire inside a light fixture company in Garden City, N.Y. on Wednesday morning, killing one employee and wounding the company’s chief executive. He was still missing Saturday.

09/28/2013

Cradle of Aviation Museum in Garden City, N.Y. (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

One Tank Trips: Cradle Of Aviation Museum

Visitors are welcome to climb into the cockpits of aircraft and man the controls.

09/19/2013

Nassau Community College in Garden City (file / credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Judge: Nassau Community College Teachers’ Strike Must End

A judge has ordered adjunct instructors at Nassau Community College to end their strike and go back to work.

09/11/2013

Nassau Community College in Garden City (file / credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Teachers Head To Picket Lines At Nassau Community College

The new school year has launched with a teachers’ strike at Nassau County Community College on Long Island.

09/10/2013

Handcuff (credit: clipart.com)

L.I. Caregiver Allegedly Stole $81,000 In Jewelry From Garden City Woman

The 25-year-old Cruz was charged with grand larceny. Court records show she represented herself at her arraignment Saturday and didn’t enter a plea. Her bail was set at $20,000.

09/02/2013

Childrens Place T-Shirt

Experts: Discontinued T-Shirt Sent Harmful Message To Girls

Following complaints of sexism about girls’ T-shirt suggesting that math is not among the wearer’s “best subjects,” some organizations have been emphasizing that girls can excel in math and every other subject.

08/07/2013

Major Ramothea And Joshua Webster

Surprise Reunion For Boy And His Military Mom

A U.S. Air Force doctor saving lives overseas was reunited with her 9-year-old son Tuesday – after they hadn’t seen each other since before Thanksgiving.

06/04/2013

Cathy Scalia shows her bikini top and hot dog sign outside court in Hempstead, N.Y. on June 18, 2012. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Hot Dog Hooker: ‘They Keep Framing Me’

The woman known as the “Hot Dog Hooker” pleaded not guilty to new charges in court Saturday, and accused authorities of framing her.

05/25/2013

Fire engine (file/credit: Clipart)

Lawsuit Alleges Firefighter Layoffs Compromise Safety In Garden City

GARDEN CITY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – A lawsuit has been filed to try to bring laid off firefighters back to the Garden City Fire Department. As WCBS 880’s Sophia Hall reported, there are both volunteer firefighters […]

04/18/2013

Cans of Food (file / credit: clipart.com)

Study: Long Island Poor Lack Access To Healthy Food

A forum was held in Garden City Tuesday morning, called “The Truth and the Facts: Food Inequality on Long Island.”

04/09/2013

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