Police say scammers targeted seniors in Paumanack Village senior apartment community. (credit: CBS2)

90-Year-Old Long Island Woman Leads Police To Alleged Scam Artists Targeting Elderly

Sean DiStefano, 24, and Heather Marchese, 23, are charged with a hate crime for targeting the elderly.


FILE -- A Suffolk County police car is seen in Huntington Station, N.Y. (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Man, Woman Charged With Hate Crime In Burglary Of Elderly Woman On Long Island

A man and woman were charged with a hate crime Tuesday for allegedly tricking an elderly woman on Long Island into letting them into her apartment and stealing items.


Suffolk County Police Cruiser

L.I. Man Charged With Running Off After Striking Car, Injuring Woman Last Fall

A Long Island man was arrested Wednesday, on charges of running off from the scene of an accident that left a woman seriously injured last fall.


Long Island Rail Road Station (file/Mike Xirinachs)

LIRR Train Strikes Car Near Greenlawn Station

The accident involved the 7:35 a.m. train from Port Jefferson due in Penn Station at 9:24 a.m., spokesman Aaron Donovan told CBS 2.


Suffolk County Police Cruiser

Woman Killed In Single-Car Crash In Huntington

A Greenlawn, Long Island, woman was killed in a single-car accident Sunday morning in Huntington, police said.


Wilver Garcia-Lopez and Dorita DeGarcia. (credit: Suffolk County Police Department)

Suffolk PD: Huntington Station Couple Arrested After DWI Crash With Three Kids

The couple crashed into a home after leaving a baby shower, police said.


The Barnett family was relieved when doctors were able to save Ryan, 9, from organ failure. (Credit CBS 2)

Greenlawn, Long Island Boy Saved From Death’s Door

Ryan Barnett’s teary-eyed father said on Thursday that he was certain he would lose his son during what Ryan described as a painful experience.


Willie And Alfie Marshall  (credit: CBS 2)

L.I. Couple Allegedly Assaulted By Pizzeria Workers After Complaining About Slices

A visit last Saturday to Paesano II Pizza in Greenlawn ended with an injury to his eye. and his wife Alfie with blood on her shirt and shoes – and an injury to her head too graphic to show on TV.


Manhole (credit: CBS 2)

Manhole Covers Being Stolen In Town Of Huntington Leaving Residents On Alert

The town has had to replace about 20 of the cast-iron covers at $400 a piece in the past two months.


Child luring

Attack On 13-Year-Old Girl Shakes Up Suffolk County Community

On Wednesday a Long Island neighborhood was on alert after man tried to lure a young girl walking to her school bus stop. The 13-year-old girl screamed and punched the suspect before escaping his grasp.


Greenlawn, NY (credit: Google Maps)

Some Worried About Proposed Park In Greenlawn

Some in the Greenlawn section of Huntington worry that a planned new neighborhood park would only serve as a problem hangout location.


Michael Baldwin III (credit: Facebook)

Babysitter, Infant Die After Being Found Unresponsive Inside Greenlawn Home

Police are investigating the tragic deaths of a babysitter and an infant on Long Island. It does not appear that the two died of carbon monoxide poisoning, police said.


An electrical cord plugged into a wall outlet. (Credit: AP)

Child Dies After Choking On Electrical Cord On Long Island

Police on Long Island are investigating the death of a 2-year-old girl who choked on the electrical cord of an air conditioner.