Jennifer McLogan

Waters off coast of Long Island (Credit: CBS 2)

New Data Shows Alarming Nitrogen Levels In Long Island’s Waterways

In a startling new study by Stony Brook scientists, more than two-thirds of the Island’s coastal waters this summer showed poor to lethal amounts of oxygen.

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A Lukoil gas station (credit: CBS 2)

Fueling Up Is Getting Harder As Gas Stations Close Across U.S.

More than 100 years after America’s first retail gasoline station opened, the National Petroleum News reports that America’s 160,000 gas stations are slowly receding from the landscape.

10/21/2014

Tracy Ann Mangino and daughter (CBS 2)

Miller Place Family Seeks Justice In Hit-And-Run That Left Mother Dead

On Saturday night, a truck hit Tracy Ann Mangino, 40, and kept going. Police are searching for the driver who left the mother to die along a busy road.

10/20/2014

Emergency workers on the scene of a collapsed floor which trapped two workers in Mineola on Oct. 17, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Two Construction Workers Trapped When Ceiling Collapses In Mineola

The collapse happened inside the old Social Services building, which is now being turned into a family court in Mineola.

10/17/2014

The Girl Scouts of Suffolk County's holiday light display (credit: CBS 2)

Bayport Residents Trying To Pull Plug On Girl Scouts’ Holiday Light Show

Girl Scouts may have become victims of their own success, as some Long Island neighbors are fighting to rid their community of the scouts’ annual holiday light show.

10/16/2014

Area of LIRR's former Rockaway Beach Branch that would be turned into the QueensWay park (Credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Plans For QueensWay Park Unveiled; Opponents Want Rail Line Restoration

The overgrown 3.5-mile stretch of rail line that was once the Long Island Rail Road’s Rockaway Beach Branch, hasn’t been active for more than 50 years.

10/14/2014

A Kohl's on Long Island (credit: CBS 2)

Shoppers Set Sights On Early Holiday Sales

Black Friday may still be six weeks away, but stores are already advertising holiday shopping sales.

10/13/2014

Zennebe Milton says crews were supposed to repair the roof of another house, but instead ripped open the roof of her home in Canarsie, Brooklyn and left it leaking. (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Exclusive: Resident Says Contractors ‘Repaired’ Wrong Brooklyn Roof, Left It Leaking

Contractors recently ripped apart the roof of what they thought was a Superstorm Sandy-damaged home in Canarsie, Brooklyn – but they got the wrong roof.

10/08/2014

A hearse is seen with a replica of 16-year-old Tom Cutinella's football jersey at his funeral in Wading River, NY on Oct. 7, 2014. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Long Island Community Mourns Loss Of High School Football Player Who Died After On-Field Collision

A hearse carrying a huge football jersey with Tom Cutinella’s number emblazoned in flowers arrived at St. John the Baptist Catholic church in Wading River Tuesday morning.

10/07/2014

Pope Francis presides over marriage of 20 couples (Credit: CBS 2)

Pope Francis Summons Bishops From Around The World To Discuss Issues At ‘Synod’

In Rockville Centre schoolchildren at Holy Child watched in awe as Pope Francis addressed the world. They and their parents were plugged into his modern message of a more merciful church.

10/06/2014

Tom Cutinella (credit: CBS 2)

Worries About Football Safety Mount After L.I. High School Player’s Death

There was new fallout Friday following the death of a 16-year-old high school football player on Long Island after a collision at a game.

10/03/2014

Azeem Keshwani, 12, was choking on a piece of chicken when a school aide saved his life. (Credit: CBS 2)

Heroic Great Neck South Middle School Aide Saves Choking Student

She remained calm amid chaos. A heroic school aide came to the rescue of a child who was turning blue and choking in the cafeteria.

10/02/2014

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Bank Seizes Roosevelt Woman’s Home After Falling Victim To Two Mortgage Frauds

A suburban Long Island woman says she is facing eviction from her home after falling victim to a mortgage fraud from two companies now under state investigation.

10/01/2014

A woman smokes an electronic cigarette (file/credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Long Island Village Of Lindenhurst Cracks Down On E-Cigarettes

The Long Island village of Lindenhurst has decided to follow in the steps of New York City in banning the use of e-cigarettes in public buildings.

09/29/2014

John Auteri, 48, was arrested Thursday, Sept. 25, after police learned his license had been suspended 49 times. (Credit: Suffolk County Police)

Nassau DA Calls Alleged License Suspension Scofflaw A ‘Menace’

A Long Island man remained behind bars Friday evening after 50 different license suspensions or revocations, and the Nassau County District Attorney’s office called him a “menace to innocent motorists and their families.”

09/26/2014

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