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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

Residents complain about a house apparently filled with mold in Lindenhurst (Credit: CBS 2)

Lindenhurst Homeowners Want Something Done About Vacant Moldy House

School starts next week in Lindenhurst and parents don’t want their children walking to Harding Elementary School past the so-called “Mold House” on Granada Parkway.

08/25/2014

Cars are abandoned on a flooded Brooke Avenue following heavy rains and flash flooding on  August 13, 2014 in Bayshore. (Photo by Andrew Theodorakis/Getty Images)

Long Island Drying Out After ‘Historic’ Storm Dumps Record Rainfall

Suffolk County and the towns of Islip and Brookhaven have declared states of emergency after what County Executive Steve Bellone called an “unprecedented” deluge.

08/14/2014

Cars stranded on the Northern State Parkway in Jericho on August 13, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

‘Storm Of Historic Proportions’ Dumps 13 Inches Of Rain In Some Spots Of LI

A storm that dumped nearly an entire summer’s worth of rain in parts of the Tri-State area caused major flooding in some spots, stranding motorists and snarling the morning commute.

08/13/2014

Ziggy, dog found in abandoned Lindenhurst home, after getting a haircut. (credit: Suffolk County SPCA)

Suffolk County Couple Adopts Dog Found Abandoned In Lindenhurst House

Ziggy, the Shih Tzu-mix that was found abandoned in a house in Lindenhurst last month, has found a forever home.

08/01/2014

Ziggy, dog found in abandoned Lindenhurst home. (credit: Suffolk County SPCA)

SPCA: Dog Found Inside Abandoned LI House Looked Like ‘Old Mop,’ Could Barely Walk

A dog is recovering after it was brought to a Long Island animal shelter in “horrible condition” last week, the the Suffolk County SPCA said.

07/25/2014

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Long Island Jet Ski Accident Leaves Man Critically Injured

A man was critically injured late Sunday afternoon when his jet ski crashed offshore from Long Island.

07/21/2014

Frederick Hoffman (Credit: Suffolk County Police)

Lindenhurst Man Charged In DWI Crash That Injured Motorcyclist

According to Suffolk County Police, the driver of the 2013 Apollo mini-motorcycle, Richard Scheuermann, was headed northbound on North 8th Street in Lindenhurst when he collided with a 1999 GMC Safari van in front of 120 North 8th St.

07/05/2014

Officials call for changes to dangerous cross walk in Lindenhurst (Credit: TV 10/55)

Long Island Leaders Call For Changes To Dangerous Intersection On Montauk Highway

The renewed call for greater safety measures comes on the heels of an accident that badly injured a 10-year-old boy.

06/27/2014

Suffolk County Police Cruiser

Boy, 10, Critically Injured After Being Hit By Car In Lindenhurst, Long Island

A 10-year-old boy was left in critical condition this weekend after being hit by a car while crossing a road in Lindenhurst, Long Island.

06/15/2014

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Long Island Park Reopens More Than A Year And A Half After Sandy

FEMA picked up the $350,000 cost to repair the damage. The park has a lighted baseball field as well as three soccer fields.

05/29/2014

Andy Gayot (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Police: L.I. Man Holds Teen, Woman Captive, Forces Them Into Prostitution

On Tuesday, police searched 35-year-old Andy Gayot’s home in Lindenhurst where they said they found the 15-year-old girl and 21-year-old woman. Police said the teen was a runaway.

02/26/2014

7-11 store (file/credit: Charley Gallay/Getty Images for 7-Eleven)

Man Charged With Stealing Leukemia Research Donation Jar From Long Island 7-Eleven

A man has been arrested and charged with stealing a donation jar for leukemia research from a 7-Eleven store on Long Island.

02/13/2014

7-11 store (file/credit: Charley Gallay/Getty Images for 7-Eleven)

Leukemia Research Donation Jar Swiped From Long Island 7-Eleven

A donation jar for cancer research was stolen from the counter of a 7-Eleven in Lindenhurst, Long Island.

02/07/2014

6AM. Venetian Blvd and Shore Place - March 7, 2013 (credit: Eileen Lehpamer / 1010 WINS)

LI Officials Launch Pilot Program To Prevent South Shore Flooding

Residents contend saltwater from the Great South Bay creeps up driveways, corroding cars and damaging yards and foundations whenever they get substantial rain.

01/14/2014

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