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Noisy Woodpeckers Creating Nuisance, Disturbing The Peace In Garden City

The woodpecker is an endangered species taking advantage of a glut of insects out early due to the mild weather of the past months while preying on healthy trees under stress from the winter’s drought.

05/18/2012

The Roosevelt Field Mall - Garden City, NY - File / Photo: Roosevelt Field via Facebook

Neiman Marcus Headed To Roosevelt Field

So many stores have closed up shop because of the economy, but now there is good news in Nassau County.

03/02/2012

The Roosevelt Field Mall - Garden City, NY - File / Photo: Roosevelt Field via Facebook

Police: Car Recovered After Roosevelt Field Stabbing, Theft

Police say a man was stabbed in the face outside the popular Houston’s restaurant at the Roosevelt Field mall.

01/26/2012

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Victorious Giants Return Home As NFC Champions

The NFC Championship trophy has landed. The Giants, fresh off their 20-17 conference title win over the 49ers, are back in the Tri-State area.

WFAN–01/23/2012

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Long Island Health Clinic For 9/11 Survivors Expanding

Stony Brook University’s World Trade Center Health Program is expanding to neighboring Nassau County. Officials will open the second site on Friday. The new location is at Winthrop-University Hospital’s “wellness pavilion” in Garden City.

01/13/2012

United States Post Office - Dec 5, 2011 (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Major Postal Cuts Will Mean Slower Mail, Job Cuts In Tri-State Area

There are over 1,000 workers at the processing and distribution center in Flushing, Queens and many don’t know what this means for them.

12/05/2011

Long Island Festival of Trees

Festival Of Trees Wraps Up Its Annual Cerebral Palsy Benefit

The 22nd annual Long Island Festival of Trees wrapped up this weekend in Garden City with the young and the young at heart all dazzled with the bright, colorful decorated Christmas trees at the Cradle of Aviation Museum.

11/27/2011

Black Friday Shopper - New York, NY - Nov 25, 2011 (credit: Michael Nagle/Getty Images)

Evening Numbers Dash Hopes: Black Friday Not As Good As Last Year

They skipped Thanksgiving dinner, they braved the elements and they waited in line for hours all for a piece of the Black Friday action.

11/25/2011

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Parent-Teacher Group Meeting To Battle Anti-Gay Bullying On Long Island

A new parent-teacher group is meeting for the first time tonight on Long Island. Its goal is to stop bullying of gay students.

11/02/2011

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Hundreds Attend Jobs Fair In Nassau County

An overflow crowd was in attendance at a jobs fair in Garden City today. There were all ages, all backgrounds, all in search of the same thing – a job.

10/24/2011

HAUPPAUGE, NY - SEPTEMBER 08: A job fair sign is viewed at a Job Fair at the Suffolk County One Stop Employment Center on September 8, 2011 in Hauppauge, New York. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Unemployed Hope To Find Work At Nassau County Job Fair

Nassau County is hoping a series of job fairs will help some of Long Island’s unemployed get back into the workforce.

09/13/2011

Nassau County Firefighters Museum - Garden City, NY (file / credit: NCFM)

WCBS 880 9/11 Series: Volunteerism On Display On Long Island

Volunteerism is being honored at a new 9/11 exhibit at the Nassau County Firefighters Museum.

09/05/2011

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East Meadow Residents Thrilled To Get Power Back After Week Of Darkness

On Long Island, about 89,000 customers remain in the dark as of Thursday night, but there is some power progress being made.

09/01/2011

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Micro Burst May Have Hit Garden City During Irene; Children In The Path Of Storm Find It Hard To Cope

Garden City village inspectors are wondering if a micro burst or a tornado ripped through the community where tons of concrete were lifted like cardboard and century-old trees violently fell to earth.

08/31/2011

A downed tree - Oyster Bay Cove, NY - Aug 29, 2011 (credit: Bill Tynan / WCBS 880)

Many Long Islanders Still In The Dark Days After Irene Passes

The Long Island Power Authority said they will now be calling customers to inform them when their power will return.

08/30/2011

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