Glen Cove

Burglars conned their way into a Glen Cove home before making off with a safe filled with $50,000. (Credit: CBS2)

Cops: Smooth Talking Burglars Made-Off With LI Couple’s Life Savings

Police are searching for two men who have been preying on the elderly in their own homes.

02/04/2015

Michael Angrisano, 79, Glen Cove, shows bedroom closet where stolen safe was kept. (Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Police: 2 Men Steal Safe With $50,000 From Elderly Long Island Couple

Police are looking for two men who they said stole more than $50,000 from an elderly couple on Long Island.

02/04/2015

Firefighters on the scene of a fire at Winfield Hall in Glen Cove on Jan. 28, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Historic Mansion Catches Fire In Glen Cove

The fire broke out at the Winfield Hall at 70 Crescent Beach in Glen Cove, according to the Nassau Fire Department.

01/28/2015

Holocaust survivors Ruth Mermelstein (left) and Annie Bleiberg bond at the Holocaust Memorial and Tolerance Center of Nassau County. (Credit: CBS2)

Women Who Survived Horrific Experiences In Holocaust Bond At Long Island Museum

Seventy years ago Tuesday, Russian troops liberated the infamous Auschwitz Nazi death camp in Poland – giving the world its first glimpse of the atrocities committed against Jews and other minorities.

01/27/2015

Mark Palmer, 49, is charged with driving drunk with three children in his vehicle in Hampton Bays, Long Island. (Credit: CBS2)

Man Accused Of Driving Drunk With 3 Kids In Vehicle On Long Island

A father stood accused Thursday of taking his children on what authorities say could have been a death ride – driving at unthinkable speeds while drunk.

01/01/2015

Edward Ramirez (Nassau PD)

L.I. Stop & Shop Clerk Accused Of Exposing Himself To 2 Young Girls Inside Store

On Nov. 24, store clerk Edward Ramirez, 43, exposed himself to a 5-year-old girl and her 7-year-old sister at the Stop & Shop located at 177 Forest Ave. in Glen Cove, police said.

12/10/2014

Police say Michael Petikas broke into the home of an Afghanistan veteran not once, but twice. (Credit: CBS 2)

Cops: Afghanistan Vet’s Home L.I. Burglarized Twice By Former Resident

An Afghanistan war veteran recently got a very rude awakening. His new Long Island dream home was robbed not once, but twice, shortly after he bought it.

08/08/2014

Eva Casale of Long Island has set out to run seven marathons in as many days. (Credit: CBS 2)

Long Island Woman Completes Self-Inflicted ‘7 Marathons In 7 Days’ Challenge

Eva Casale, 49, ended her self-inflicted foot challenge in her hometown of Glen Cove. She was followed by other runners who joined her along the way.

07/13/2014

Eva Casale of Long Island has set out to run seven marathons in as many days. (Credit: CBS 2)

Long Island Woman To Run 7 Marathons In 7 Days To Fight Cancer

Glen Cove resident Eva Casale, 49, is an ultramarathoner who plans to log 183.4 miles in seven consecutive days starting Monday afternoon.

07/07/2014

Hookah Bar (file / credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Glen Cove Mayor Wants To Ban Hookah Lounges

A city on Long Island wants to ban hookah lounges before any even open up in the neighborhood.

05/27/2014

Catharine Candelario, an employee at the newly opened Henley Vaporium, vapes, or smokes an electronic cigarette, on Dec. 19, 2013, in New York City. (credit: Getty Images)

L.I. City Looks To Add E-Cigarettes To Anti-Smoking Laws Already On The Books

A new report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says that poisonings from liquid nicotine used in e-cigarettes have increased dramatically over recent months.

04/21/2014

Billy Joel surprised students of a Long Island elementary school by showing up at their spring concert. (credit: Glen Cove School District)

Billy Joel Shows Up At Elementary School Concert In Glen Cove

The Piano Man showed up Wednesday at the Deasy Elementary School for a concert called, “The River of Dreams: A Billy Joel Tribute.” Students from kindergarten through second grade performed 15 songs from various phases of Joel’s career.

04/10/2014

Someone surfs Facebook (Credit: Getty Images)

Long Island Man Accused Of Threatening Police Officer On Facebook

Julian Velasquez allegedly sent threatening messages to the officer, saying that the officer should be careful where he goes around town while off-duty.

02/27/2014

Kids With Cabin Fever

Experts Suggest Cures For Kids’ Cabin Fever During Bitter Blast

CBS 2’s Carolyn Gusoff went in search of the cure for cabin fever, as parents struggle with the challenge of keeping kids busy indoors.

01/24/2014

What a pilot sees when someone on the ground shines a laser into the cockpit. (Photo: CBS 2)

FBI: 99 Aircraft Hit With Lasers In NYC Last Year

According to the FBI, 24 incidents occurred at or near John F. Kennedy airport, while 63 happened at or near LaGuardia airport.

01/16/2014

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