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Woman Dead, Toddler Hospitalized Following Separate Swimming Pool Incidents On Long Island

A woman is dead and a toddler has been hospitalized following separate drowning incidents on Long Island.

07/13/2014

Giovanni Cipriano, 14, died after an allergic reaction to peanuts. (credit: Go Fund Me page)

Following Son’s Death, L.I. Family Urges Parents To Come Up With Food Allergy Plan

Giovanni Cipriano,14, had an anaphylactic reaction to eating trail mix he didn’t know contained peanuts. Gio slipped into a coma, was on life support for weeks and died last month.

11/22/2013

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Autopsy: Baby Found At Long Island Sanitation Facility Was Stillborn

A worker at the plant told Newsday that another employee found the baby in a trash bag on a conveyor belt.

10/29/2013

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Homicide Investigation Continues After Remains Of Fetus Found At L.I. Sanitation Facility

The Wantagh-based AMT Children of Hope Foundation will hold a ceremony for the tiny victim. The organization has provided similar burials for more than 100 babies.

10/23/2013

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Baby’s Body Found At Long Island Sanitation Facility

A baby was found dead in a garbage bag Tuesday in a Nassau County sanitation facility, police said.

10/22/2013

A boy has died after his leg got stuck in boat propeller at Cedarhurst Yacht Club (CBS 2)

Boy, 10, Dies From His Injuries After Leg Is Caught In Boat Propeller

Emergency responders freed him and airlifted him to a hospital, where he died of his injuries early Saturday.

08/25/2013

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Long Island Voters Deciding On Controversial School Sale Today

The plan is to sell the vacant Number Six School in Woodmere for $12.5 million to a group that wants to convert it to an outpatient medical center.

03/20/2013

A debate is raging on Long Island whether to turn a closed elementary school into medical offices (credit: CBS 2)

Contentious L.I. Debate Rages On Whether To Turn Vacant School Into Medical Offices

The hot-button issue is whether to sell the vacant Number Six School in Woodmere for $12.5 dollars, return it to the tax rolls and pump the much-needed cash into the district’s budget.

03/19/2013

Woodbury Jewish Center - Woodbury, NY (file / credit: Woodbury Jewish Center)

Woodbury Jewish Center Wants Caterer Accused Of Violating Kashrut Evicted

Morrell Caterers, the Long Island company accused of violating Jewish law by preparing Kosher and non-Kosher food in the same kitchen, is now being given the boot by one of the synagogues it served.

05/02/2012

(file / credit: Temple Beth Torah)

L.I. Caterers Accused Of Lying About Being Kosher

According to the general manager and chef of Morrell Caterers on Long Island, people paid a premium for Kosher foods at over 200 weddings, Bar and Bat Mitzvahs, and other events, but everything was tainted.

02/08/2012

Hazmat team investigates car in Lawrence. (credit: CBS 2)

Father Charged With Attempted Murder Of 2-Year-Old Daughter In Nassau County

Khemchan Sulaiman, a man police say poisoned his 2-year-old daughter as part of a murder-suicide plot, has now been charged with attempted murder.

10/05/2011

Hazmat team investigates car in Lawrence. (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Father May Have Tried To Kill Self, 2-Year-Old Daughter In Car In Lawrence

A father and his 2-year-old daughter are fighting for their lives after being found in respiratory distress inside their car. However, police say the heartbreak in this disturbing case may be that the father intentionally poisoned them both.

10/04/2011

A Verizon version of the Apple iPhone 4 is seen at the launch news conference in Lincoln Center - New York, NY - Jan 11, 2011 - Photo: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images

Police: Long Island Teenagers Robbed Of Cell Phones

In two separate cases, authorities say teenagers walking home from school on Long Island were robbed were hit, bitten, and robbed of their cell phones.

03/31/2011