Islip Terrace

A firefighter and EMT shortage has struck several communities in Suffolk County. (Credit: CBS2)

Long Island Communities Face Major Volunteer Firefighter, EMT Shortage

Volunteer fire and rescue services on Long Island are in need of more than a few good men and women.

11/27/2014

Travis Sloboda (credit: Facebook)

1 Dead, 1 Injured In Southern State Parkway Wrong-Way Crash

One driver was killed and another critically injured in a head-on collision on the Southern State Parkway.

11/12/2014

Suffolk County Police Cruiser

Suffolk County Cops Investigate Shooting Outside Of Islip Terrace Bar

Police on Long Island are investigating a shooting that took place outside of an Islip Terrace bar on Sunday morning.

02/23/2014

Drunk Driving Demonstration at East Islip High School - Islip Terrace, NY - Jun 1, 2011 (credit: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880)

East Islip High School Tries To Teach Lesson About Drunk Driving Ahead Of Summer

There is a reason authorities call the time between Memorial Day and Labor Day the Deadly Days of Summer.

06/01/2011

A Jail Cell - File / Photo: JEFF HAYNES/AFP/Getty Images

Long Island Man Gets 18 Years After Slashing Woman’s Throat

Christopher Tessitore of Islip Terrace was sentenced to 18 years in prison for nearly decapitating a 41-year-old woman during an attack in a central New York home.

05/04/2011

Lisa Terruso (credit: Suffolk County PD)

Arraignment Set For L.I. Woman Accused Of Driving Drunk With Child In Car

Lisa Terruso of Islip Terrace was due in court Tuesday, charged with driving drunk with her nine year-old daughter in the car.

04/26/2011

L.I. Man Pleads Guilty In Attack On Upstate Woman

Christopher Tessitore of Islip Terrace pleaded guilty to attempted murder for attacking 41-year-old Felicia Bowman inside the home of her friend in Auburn on Feb. 20. Authorities said Tessitore’s girlfriend lived at the home.

03/24/2011

East Islip Superintendent Wendell Chu (Photo/Mona Rivera)

L.I. Parents On Edge After Attempted Child Abductions

Police on Long Island are warning parents to keep a close eye on their children following several incidents of attempted abductions.

10/19/2010