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Study: Unaffordable Housing Has Pushed Young Adults Out Of Wealthy Suburbs

The wealthy suburbs on Long Island and in Westchester County have been losing their young workforce at a dramatic rate, and advocates blamed a lack of affordable housing.

02/25/2014

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House Votes Down Democrats’ Latest Effort To End Government Shutdown

Republican leaders welcomed the Wednesday afternoon meeting but questioned whether Democrats were ready to deal.

10/02/2013

Coast Guard Ship (credit: CBS 2)

Coast Guard Steps Up Patrols For The Season’s Busiest Boating Holiday

On Thursday the Kings Point, Long Island Coast Guard hit the water and started making stops early and often. They spent the day making sure everyone on the water obeyed federal laws, checked boating equipments, flares, fire extinguishers, and life jackets.

07/04/2013

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Pennsylvania Man Accused Of Stealing Artwork From L.I. Estate

A house painter has been accused of stealing artwork from a Kings Point mansion and selling at least one of the pieces to a gallery in California, officials announced Monday.

05/06/2013

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Man Charged With Stealing 4 $50,000 Ice Buckets From L.I. Employer

Police arrested a Brooklyn man late Friday, after he allegedly stole four antique ice buckets valued at a grand total of $200,000 from his employer’s home on Long Island.

04/06/2013

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Kings Point Woman Victim Of Brutal Home Invasion

Blood could still be seen Friday splattered inside a multi-million dollar home in Kings Point after an alleged home invader attacked a woman there Wednesday night.

07/27/2012

Abe Haghighat replaced the lock on the back door of his King's Point home after a break-in (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Elderly Man Awakes To Find Burglar In His Kings Point Home

Abe Haghighat, 82, said a burglar broke into his Kings Point home on Rogers Road through a back door around 7 p.m. Tuesday night.
Haghighat said he was napping when he was awakened by someone jiggling his bedroom door.

02/08/2012

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Affluent Kings Point Plans Extensive Surveillance Network

If you visit Kings Point, big brother will be watching. The affluent community is hoping to prevent crime by going high-tech, setting up a sophisticated network to screen every vehicle that goes in or out of town.

04/26/2011

Nahid Kamali (credit: CBS 2)

Police: L.I. Woman Followed Home And Robbed Of Diamond Engagement Ring

The incident occurred Wednesday evening when 65-year-old Nahid Kamali was pulling into the garage of her upscale King’s Point home.

04/14/2011

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Nassau Co. Cops Search For Serial Burglar

Nassau County police said he’s responsible for at least six break-ins or attempted break-ins in Great Neck and Kings Point.

01/20/2011

Hempstead Hammer Attack, Home Invasion Suspect (Surveillance Photo)

Did Hammer Attack Suspect Attempt Another Break-In?

There are new fears on Long Island that a man suspected in at least six break-ins has tried to strike again in Kings Point.

01/19/2011

Hempstead Hammer Attack, Home Invasion Suspect (Surveillance Photo)

Hammer Attack Suspect Tied To Great Neck Break-In

A man wanted in a violent hammer attack of a Hempstead woman last year, has been connected via DNA to the rape of a 2-year-old Texas girl and one of six violent break-ins on L.I., Nassau Police said.

01/13/2011

Residents were on edge in Great Neck and Kings Point on Long Island following a pair of violent home invasions in the early morning hours of Dec. 15, 2010. (Photo: CBS 2)

Long Island Home Intruder May Have Sex Motive

Nassau County police believe the same man committed at least four overnight home invasions in Great Neck and Kings Point on Sunday and Wednesday.

12/17/2010

This is how the intruder broke into Tania's home. (credit: CBS 2)

L.I. Home Invasions: Cops Searching For ‘Thrill-Seeker’

Disturbing new details about a string of home invasions in Nassau County surfaced on Thursday. Police said the suspect held his hand over the mouth of a 5-year-old, trying to keep her from screaming.

12/16/2010

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L.I. Towns On High Alert Following Home Invasions

Homeowners were advised to be vigilant on Wednesday following a series of violent home invasions. The search is on for a man suspected of attacking a young child, and two women — in two different towns.

12/15/2010

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