Levittown

East Meadow High School students walk down a treacherous sidewalk on Long Island. (Credit: CBS2)

Long Island Residents Say They’re Getting Runaround Over Snow-Packed Bus Stops

Passing the buck is what many Long Island pedestrians and bus riders have been complaining is happening, when they report precarious passage along sidewalks, streets, and bus shelters.

02/09/2015

An SUV crashed into one side of a Levittown home and came out the other. (credit: CBS2)

SUV Slams Into One Side Of Levittown Home And Comes Out The Other

A Levittown couple got a rude awakening overnight, when an out-of-control SUV crashed into one side of their home and went out the other.

11/18/2014

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L.I. School Computer Technician Pleads Guilty To Child Pornography Possession

A computer technician for a company contracted to do work for Long Island schools pleaded guilty Friday to possessing child pornography.

10/31/2014

Michael Elardo (center) in court. (credit: CBS 2)

Retired NYPD Officer Sentenced In Levittown Hit-And-Run That Killed Girl, 13

A retired NYPD officer who pleaded guilty in the hit-and-run death of a 13-year-old girl with Down syndrome in Levittown was sentenced to 1 1/3 to four years in prison on Tuesday.

10/14/2014

Wendy Lantigua started a petition to extend bus service to high school students in Levittown. (Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Some Levittown Parents Say Hempstead Turnpike Is Too Dangerous For Their Kids To Cross

Parent Wendy Lantigua has started a petition to get buses for all Division Avenue High School students living south of Hempstead Turnpike.

09/04/2014

Jessica Rosengart (credit: Nassau County Police)

Police: L.I. Mom Faces Charges After Being Found Passed Out In Hot Car With Child, Heroin

A Long Island woman is under arrest after police said she was found in possession of heroin and passed out in a hot car while her infant boy sat sweating in the backseat.

09/02/2014

Michael Elardo (credit: Nassau County Police)

Retired NYPD Officer Pleads Guilty In Levittown Hit-And-Run That Killed Girl, 13

Michael Elardo faces from one year to four years in prison when at sentencing.

08/06/2014

Audra Cummings shows how she was putting out garbage at curb when hit run driver mowed her down. (Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

80-Year-Old Woman Describes Hit-And-Run Outside Levittown Home

Audra Cummings said she was standing next to her driveway when she was mowed down.

07/30/2014

Michael Elardo is escorted to court on June 17, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Retired NYPD Officer Pleads Not Guilty In Deadly Levittown Hit-Run

A grand jury has decided not to add or upgrade charges against a retired NYPD officer accused in the hit-and-run death of a 13-year-old girl with Down syndrome in Levittown.

07/10/2014

Bryanna Soplin

Funeral Held For Teen Killed In Levittown Hit-Run; Suspect Appears In Court

Hundreds gathered at St. Ignatius Church in Hicksville to say goodbye to 13-year-old Bryanna Soplin.

06/19/2014

Michael Elardo is escorted to court on June 17, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Bail Hearing For Retired NYPD Officer Charged In Deadly Levittown Hit-Run Crash Postponed

Michael Elardo, 48, of Syosset was charged with leaving the scene of an accident after surrendering to police earlier this week.

06/19/2014

Bryanna Soplin

Wake To Be Held For L.I. Teen Killed In Alleged Hit-And-Run Crash

The mother of 13-year-old Bryanna Soplin is distraught and heartbroken as she prepares for her daughter’s funeral.

06/18/2014

Michael Elardo is escorted to court on June 17, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Bail Set At $1 Million For Retired NYPD Officer Charged In Deadly Levittown Hit-Run Crash

A retired NYPD officer charged in connection with the hit-and-run death of a 13-year-old girl with Down syndrome in Levittown faced a judge Tuesday.

06/17/2014

Bryanna Soplin

Search Continues For Driver In Fatal Levittown Hit-And-Run Crash

Bryanna Soplin, 13, who had Down syndrome, unknowingly left her family’s home and was crossing Hempstead Turnpike at Gardiners Avenue when she was hit by a minivan just after midnight Sunday, police said.

06/16/2014

Levittown Hit-And-Run

Police: Girl, 13, Killed In Hit-Run In Levittown, Long Island

A driver plowed into a teenage girl and killed her while she crossed a Long Island road early Sunday morning, authorities said. Police are still search searching for the motorist.

06/15/2014

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