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Owner of Weinman's Hardware, Roy Weinman, will celebrate his 90th birthday on the same day the doors to his store will close on Sept. 15. (Credit: CBS 2)

Iconic Bellmore, N.Y., Hardware Store Closing After Nearly 100 Years

Roy Weinman is a fixture in his Bellmore community and has never missed a day on the job. But after 100 years, competition is driving him out and change is coming.

09/12/2014

Memorial at Point Lookout, Long Island (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Mourners Gather On Long Island Beach To Remember 9/11

Mourners from Long Island gathered at Point Lookout for a sunrise service to remember the victims of the Sept. 11 terror attacks.

09/11/2014

Stony Brook University campus (credit: CBS 2)

Some Stony Brook University Students Placed In Dorms Far From Campus

Attempting to address a chronic shortage of on-campus beds, Stony Brook is leasing dorms at Dowling College in Shirley.

08/27/2014

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

Residents complain about a house apparently filled with mold in Lindenhurst (Credit: CBS 2)

Lindenhurst Homeowners Want Something Done About Vacant Moldy House

School starts next week in Lindenhurst and parents don’t want their children walking to Harding Elementary School past the so-called “Mold House” on Granada Parkway.

08/25/2014

Lee Ackerman of Stewart Manor, Long Island, believes this aircraft part fell from the sky into his backyard. (Credit: CBS 2)

Long Island Man Believes Aircraft Part Fell From Sky Into His Backyard

What is believed to be a piece of an aircraft was found Friday in a backyard in Stewart Manor, Long Island.

08/22/2014

David Jordan, 11, talks to CBS 2's Jennifer McLogan after he was burned upon falling into tar near his Islip, Long Island home. His family is suing the Town of Islip. (Credit: CBS 2)

Family Suing Town Of Islip After Boy Is Burned By Hot Tar On Street

A mother claimed Thursday afternoon that her 11-year-old son fell into hot tar on their Long Island neighborhood street that was being repaved.

08/21/2014

The Macari winery at Mattituck, Long Island. (Credit: CBS 2)

Some ‘New York’ Wines May Be Made In Part From Out-Of-State Grapes

When you buy a bottle of wine, you think you are paying for vintages made in a specific region – but what are you really getting?

08/19/2014

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Uninsured Long Island Homeowners Play Waiting Game For Flood Damage Repair

The historic rainfall that hit western Suffolk County this week has left crater-like sinkholes in its wake and took an emotional and financial toll on homeowners.

08/15/2014

Cars are abandoned on a flooded Brooke Avenue following heavy rains and flash flooding on  August 13, 2014 in Bayshore. (Photo by Andrew Theodorakis/Getty Images)

Long Island Drying Out After ‘Historic’ Storm Dumps Record Rainfall

Suffolk County and the towns of Islip and Brookhaven have declared states of emergency after what County Executive Steve Bellone called an “unprecedented” deluge.

08/14/2014

Cars stranded on the Northern State Parkway in Jericho on August 13, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

‘Storm Of Historic Proportions’ Dumps 13 Inches Of Rain In Some Spots Of LI

A storm that dumped nearly an entire summer’s worth of rain in parts of the Tri-State area caused major flooding in some spots, stranding motorists and snarling the morning commute.

08/13/2014

Nearly 200 oak trees need to be removed in Seaford because they have damaged sidewalks. (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

Nearly 200 Oak Trees Being Removed In Seaford

County officials say the trees have damaged the sidewalks beyond repair, posing a pedestrian hazard.

08/12/2014

Experts say a toxic rust tide is threatening marine life off of Long Island's East End. (Credit: CBS 2)

Toxic Rust Tide Hits Long Island’s East End At The Height Of Summer Tourist Season

Just when you thought that it was safe to go in the water, a danger is lurking off of Long Island’s east end, and it’s the worst that anyone has seen in years.

08/08/2014

Pending legislation in Suffolk County would force some vendors to offer healthy alternatives along with junk food. (Credit: CBS 2)

Junk Food Lovers In Suffolk County Fight For Their Right To Chow Down On Fatty Foods

Some junk food junkies on Long Island are worried that they will not be able to chow down on their favorite fatty foods.

08/07/2014

Patricia Juarez (Credit: CBS 2)

Police: L.I. Woman Arrested After Son, 7, Left In Lego Store Unattended For Nearly 90 Minutes

A Hempstead mother has been arrested, accused of leaving her child unsupervised at a store while she shopped at the mall.

08/06/2014

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