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There are 11 sets of twins in one kindergarten class this year at a school in Lynbrook. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Lynbrook School Sees 11 Sets Of Twins In One Kindergarten Class

“As we had registration last winter we had five sets, then it turned into six and seven, and a few weeks ago we just got our 11th set of twins,” Principal Ellen Postman said.

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Scudder Park Northport

Northport Residents Want Village To Clean Up Scudder Park

Northport residents complain Scudder Park and Beach at the end of Beach Avenue feels forlorn and forgotten.

09/03/2015

Timothy Burzynski, 26, is charged with assault and criminal possession of a weapon . (Credit: Nassau County Police Department)

CBS2 Exclusive: LI Construction Worker Shot With Pellet Gun; Alleged Gunman Reportedly Blames Noise

Nassau County police said Timothy Burzynski, 26, fired the gun around noon Tuesday from his Merrick home because the construction noise was keeping him from sleeping,

09/02/2015

Kathleen Culver and Sarah Dawber are accused of physically abusing infants and toddlers at a Southampton day care center. (credit: Southampton Police)

2 Long Island Day Care Center Workers Accused Of Abusing Children

Southampton Town police arrested 33-year-old Kathleen Culver and 23-year-old Sarah Dawber on Friday.

09/01/2015

Aiden Killoran, who has Down syndrome, must be bused to another district with better special education resources, school officials in Westhampton Beach say. (Credit: CBS2)

Westhampton Beach Student With Down Syndrome To Be Bused Out; Parents Call It Discrimination

A Westhampton Beach student wants to continue to be mainstreamed and remain with his friends, sibling and classmates.

08/31/2015

Elizabeth Tutino and her daughters have been wearing rubber gloves and rubber-soled sandals to avoid being shocked in their shower. (Credit: CBS2)

Long Island Family Blames PSEG For Electrical Shocks In Their Shower

The Tutinos called in an electrician, who told the family their condo was not properly grounded to their utility’s wiring.

08/26/2015

A plane went down in Hicksville, Long Island on Sunday, Aug. 16, leaving one person dead and shutting down the Long Island Rail Road. (Credit: Frank Hoeffner)

Audio Recording Captures Final Moments Before Fatal Hicksville Plane Crash

An audio recording capturing the final moments before a plane came crashing down onto a railroad crossing on Long Island has been released.

08/25/2015

Smoke billowed hundreds of feet in the air when wild fires broke out in the Long Island Pine Barrens  in 1995. (Credit: CBS2)

For Long Island Firefighters, 1995 Pine Barren Blaze Was An Intense Learning Experience

Twenty-years-ago on Monday, a firestorm erupted on Long Island’s East End. Flames leaped 200 feet into the sky.

08/24/2015

Authorities say two men conned 100 LI teens into working for almost nothing in a summer charity scam. (Credit: CBS2)

DA: Scammers Posed As Charity And Tricked LI Students Into Working For Free

More than 100 school children, many from Long Island, may have been victimized by a charity scam. They worked for two summers at concessions stands, but didn’t earn a dime.

08/13/2015

Belmont Lake State Park

Police: 2 Women Groped At Belmont Lake State Park In Separate Incidents

Authorities are looking for a suspect who they said forcibly touched two women at Belmont Lake State Park this week.

08/12/2015

High school wrestler Anthony Lucia, 15, was hospitalized for six days with MRSA in December 2014. His family is now suing the Rocky Point Union Free School District. (Credit: CBS2)

Lawsuit: Wrestling Mats To Blame For Rocky Point Student’s MRSA Infection

The family of a high school wrestler in Suffolk County has sued his school district for $12 million, claiming negligence caused the 15-year-old to contract a dangerous MRSA infection.

08/10/2015

Damage from a summer storm could mean the end for a Long Island fruit farm that survived Irene and Sandy. (Credit: CBS2)

Severe Storms Could Spell The End For Popular North Shore Fruit Farm

The powerful winds from Tuesday’s storm brought down trees and power lines, leaving behind a mangled mess.

08/07/2015

Lucas and Logan Steffenson

Long Island Family Concerned After Twins Split Up In School District’s Pre-K Lottery System

Lucas and Logan Steffenson seem like they’re joined at the hip.

08/06/2015

Storm damage on Long Island is seen on Aug. 4, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Thousands Still Without Power After Intense Storm On Long Island

The utility said the majority of the remaining outages are in Brookhaven, Smithtown and Southold, all of which sustained severe damage to trees, power lines and utility poles.

08/05/2015

A Long Island family claims a Suffolk County company botched their move into a new home. (Credit: CBS2)

Family Says Botched Move Left Them With House Full Of Destroyed Possessions

A Queens family was ready to celebrate their daughter’s fourth birthday by moving into their first home.

08/03/2015

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