John Venditto

Rally in Oyster Bay in favor of referendum on land deal, August 20, 2013. (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

Oyster Bay Voters Weigh In On Controversial Land Sale

A no vote will keep the nearly 20-year-old fight over the 54-acre tract of land in Syosset alive.


Cathy Horvath holds a possum being rehabilitated after it was hit by a car. (credit: CBS 2)

L.I. Town Tells Couple They Must Move Animal Rescue Operations Elsewhere

Cathy Horvath and her husband have been told they have until Tuesday to clear out the animals because it violates Oyster Bay town code to house them in a residential neighborhood.


Rosendo "Rusty" Torres (L) on Wednesday, May 9, 2012 (credit: CBS 2)

Former Yankee Rusty Torres Pleads Not Guilty To Child Sex Abuse Charges

Police sources told CBS 2 the charges stem from two incidents over the last 10 days — that he exposed himself to an 8-year-old girl and inappropriately touched her.


Bethpage Mosque Shut Down For Code Violations

A mosque in the town of Oyster Bay has been shutdown after officials said it was in violation of a number of building code violations.