Hampton Bays

A 6-year-old Long Island girl says she was molested by the suspended priest Augusto Cortez, who was already a sex offender on probation. (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Exclusive: L.I. Girl, 6, Says She Was Molested By Suspended Sex Offender Priest

A little girl was allegedly sexually abused by a suspended Catholic priest who was a close family friend, and who had been charged with similar a crime in the past.

09/22/2014

FILE: Hampton Bays residents found Ku Klux Klan recruitment pamphlets at their homes in August 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Hamptons Residents Shocked After Finding Ku Klux Klan Pamphlets

Some homeowners in the Hamptons are puzzled and angry after finding recruitment pamphlets for the Ku Klux Klan at their homes.

08/26/2014

Independent Group Home Living Program  suspects (NYS Justice Center)

Suffolk Group-Home Worker Pleads Guilty In ‘Fight Club’ For Disabled Case; 3 Others Plead Not Guilty

Three employees from a Suffolk County group home pleaded not guilty Tuesday to running a fight club that encouraged disabled men to beat each other up.

05/20/2014

A baby squirrel. (GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Group: $10,000 In Fundraising Prizes Stolen From L.I. Wildlife Rescue Center

Jim Hunter, board president of the Evelyn Alexander Wildlife Rescue Center in Hampton Bays, said someone broke into the building Wednesday night and stole $10,000 in prizes for two upcoming fundraisers, as well as $50 in cash from a donation jar.

05/09/2014

Long Island Rail Road Cannonball train at Penn Station (credit: Peter Haskell / WCBS 880)

Express LIRR ‘Cannonball’ Service To Hamptons Begins Today

Starting Friday afternoon, the Long Island Rail Road will be running its new express service to the east end of the island.

05/24/2013

Snow In Ossining (credit: CBS 2)

Winter Weather Advisory Remains In Effect As Round 2 Of Storm Continues

After several hours of flurries, the region was seeing heavy snowfall in some areas Thursday night. In Westchester County, plows were hitting the streets. Along the Jersey Shore, streets were inundated with rising waters.

03/07/2013

Hampton Bays Middle School

LI School Honored As One Of The Greenest In The Nation

A middle school on Long Island was recently recognized as one of the greenest in the country.

04/24/2012

Lucy the yearling harbor seal (credit: The Riverhead Foundation/Facebook)

Riverhead Foundation To Release Yearling Harbor Seal Back Into The Wild

Lucy was rescued from Westhampton Beach last year but has now been given the all clear to be released back to her home under the Ponquogue Bridge in Hampton Bays.

03/14/2012

(credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Swan Impaled By Arrow On Long Island Released Back Into The Wild

The swan was found in July with a hunting arrow sticking through its body near Indian Island County Park in Riverhead.

09/13/2011

This seagull was seen wandering on The Long Wharf in Sag Harbor with a dart that was apparently fired from a gun. The dart pierced the Seagulls head from front to back. (credit: Doug Kuntz/Suffolk County SPCA)

Seagulls Impaled With Dart, Arrow In Suffolk County; Reward Offered For Arrest

In what seems to be a rash of attacks against wildlife in Suffolk County, officials say two more seagulls have been injured, one from an arrow and another from a blow dart.

07/29/2011

LIRR Train (credit: purist_andrew/Flickr)

Service Restored On LIRR

Train service on the Long Island Rail Road has been restored, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority announced on Sunday.

04/24/2011

LIRR passengers board train. (credit: AP)

LIRR Sees Schedule Changes Monday

Commuters will welcome most of the changes, including the restoration of weekend half-hourly service on the Babylon Branch and additional afternoon service to Hampton Bays.

03/07/2011

Shooting generic

2 Wounded In Shooting At Hamptons Club

Police say two people were wounded when gunfire erupted at a Hamptons nightclub following an argument between contestants in a Halloween costume contest.

10/29/2010