Great Neck

Stephanie Epstein is being released from the hospital five days after a tree crash onto her home, pinning her in her bed. (Credit: CBS2)

Great Neck Woman Pinned Under Tree: I Didn’t Think I Was Going To Make It

A Great Neck woman who was pinned under a 5,000-pound oak tree will be released from the hospital Friday.

07/31/2015

A large tree came crashing through a home in Great Neck, NY, seriously injuring a 20-year-old woman on July 27, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Woman Seriously Injured When Large Tree Crashes Through Great Neck Home

A 20-year-old woman was asleep when the 5,000 pound tree unexpectedly fell into the second-story of the home and into her bedroom, police said.

07/27/2015

Woman falls between LIRR train and platform

CBS2 Exclusive: Woman Talks About Falling Into Gap, Landing On LIRR Tracks

A woman was speaking out Friday afternoon after a frightening fall at the Long Island Rail Road station in Great Neck.

07/03/2015

Woman falls between LIRR train and platform

Woman Rescued After Falling Between LIRR Train, Platform In Great Neck

The Port Washington line was temporarily suspended for about a half-hour while the woman was rescued.

07/02/2015

A car crashed into the windows of an AT&T store in Great Neck on March 30, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Woman Dies After SUV Crashes Into AT&T Store In Great Neck

Lizabeth Sbar, 66, was sitting on a couch in front of the window inside was struck and became trapped under the SUV.

03/30/2015

Three pedestrians were struck by a NICE Bus in Great Neck on Nov. 19, 2014. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

3 Pedestrians Struck By NICE Bus In Great Neck

An investigation is underway after three pedestrians were struck by a NICE Bus in Great Neck.

11/19/2014

A Long Island teacher is suing the state over its evaluation system. (Credit: CBS2)

Long Island Teacher Sues State Over Grade, Claims Evaluation System Is Flawed

From the classroom to the courtroom. A highly regarded Long Island teacher is suing the state over a bad grade.

11/04/2014

Jesse Friedman and his wife Lisabeth Walsh after the DA issued a report on his conviction, June 24, 2013. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

LI Prosecutors Agree To Evidence Hearing In Jesse Friedman Sex Abuse Case

Despite the hearing, the Nassau County district attorney’s office said Wednesday it remains confident Friedman’s conviction will be upheld.

09/10/2014

Daniel Ratliff (credit: Nassau County Police)

Police Arrest Man In Violent Great Neck Robbery

Daniel Ratliff, 36, of Bay Shore is accused of pretending to be a florist deliveryman to rob a 34-year-old man at an apartment in Great Neck on June 10, authorities said.

08/15/2014

Great Neck proposed rezoning map. (credit: greatneckvillage.org)

Great Neck Seeking To Rezone Parts Of Business District, Make Village More Walkable

At a time when many Long Island communities look for ways to grow and expand downtown business districts, the Village of Great Neck is seeking to do the opposite.

08/05/2014

Jesse Friedman and his wife Lisabeth Walsh after the DA issued a report on his conviction, June 24, 2013. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Jesse Friedman Sues Nassau DA Over Review Of Sex Abuse Case

Jesse Friedman, the former Long Island man who pleaded guilty in a notorious 1980s sex abuse case, alleged Thursday that prosecutors defamed him to look like a “bad guy.”

06/19/2014

Walter Blum of Great Neck has been inducted into the New York State Senate Veterans' Hall of Fame for his actions on D-Day. (Credit: CBS 2)

L.I. D-Day Veteran Inducted Into State Veterans’ Hall Of Fame

Top state honors were issued Friday for a Long Island man who risked it all in the D-Day invasion that led to victory in World War II.

06/13/2014

home invasion in Great Neck (Credit: CBS 2)

Nassau Police Searching For Suspect In Violent Great Neck Home Invasion

Officials said the burglar pretended to be a flower deliveryman when he knocked on the victim’s door.

06/11/2014

A man reads a prayer while holding greens dipped in salt water in advance of Passover. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Holocaust Survivors Honored At Pre-Passover Seder On Long Island

A pre-Passover Seder was held on Long Island this week for nearly 100 Holocaust survivors.

03/27/2014

LIRR Ticket Machine With Camera, Skimming Device (Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Two Accused In LIRR Ticket Skimming Scheme Plead Guilty

Niculae Petre, 45, and Dorin Husa, 37, both of Queens, pleaded guilty Friday to one count of possessing forgery devices.

03/14/2014

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