Long Island

Snow falls in Massapequa, Long Island on March 5, 2015. (credit: Ilana Gold/CBS2)

As Another Snowstorm Hits, Long Islanders Fed Up With Winter

Long Islanders were saying “enough already” Thursday as yet another snowstorm hit the area, and some towns have also been hit with serious concerns about road salt shortages.

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Police Investigating 2 Separate Shootings In Suffolk County

Police are asking anyone with information regarding the two shootings to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.

02/28/2015

Cops monitor a protest at Sen. Skelos' office on Long Island over property tax breaks for rich. (Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Protesters Storm Sen. Skelos’ LI Office Over Property Tax Program For Wealthy

Protesters want Skelos to stop letting multi-million-dollar condos, like those at the One57 building in Manhattan, get out of paying most real estate taxes while Long Islanders pay double or triple the amount.

02/25/2015

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Long Island Is Most Expensive Place To Live In U.S., Website Says

Stamford-Norwalk ranked third, Westchester County was fifth, and New York City eighth.

02/24/2015

Residents and lawmakers have unanswered questions about a pending mini-casino in Nassau County. (Credit: CBS2)

State Lawmaker Proposes Legislation To Block OTB Gaming Parlors On Long Island

A state lawmaker is introducing new legislation to prohibit the Off-Track Betting Corporation from building gambling parlors on Long Island.

02/23/2015

Pope Francis  leads the vespers at the Basilica of Saint Paul Outside the Walls (San Paolo Basilica) in Rome on January 25, 2015.  (credit: Andreas Solaro/AFP/Getty Images)

Group Of LI Jewish High School Students Greeted By Pope

A group of Jewish high school students from Long Island got a special meeting with Pope Francis.

02/21/2015

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Man Arrested In Long Island Traffic Stop Also Accused In Connecticut Bank Robbery

Twomey had been stopped on the Northern State Parkway in Lake Success on Feb. 15 and was arrested on drug and driving charges.

02/21/2015

Farmingdale State College (Photo by Peter Schwartz/CBS New York)

Report: Farmingdale Out Of Running For Jets’ Training Camp

The school was under consideration by the franchise and would have brought Gang Green’s summer headquarters back to Long Island for the first time since 2008.

02/20/2015

MARS - JANUARY 6:  In this handout released by NASA, a portion of the first color image of Mars that was taken by the panoramic camera on the Mars Exploration Rover Spirit is seen January 6, 2003. The rover landed on Mars January 3 and sent it's first high resolution color image January 6.  (Photo by NASA/Jet Propulsion Laboratory/ Cornell University via Getty Images)

New Jersey Woman Among 100 Candidates In The Running to Take Part In Mission to Mars

One hundred people are now one step closer to being the first humans on Mars.

02/18/2015

Flushing, NY, from Louis & Gabrielle. (Credit: Louis E Sarmiento)

Experts Weigh In With Techniques To Heat Your Home And Reduce Energy Bills

The frigid temperatures are sticking around for a while, but there are Still things you can do to make your house warmer and lower your energy bills.

02/13/2015

John O'Mard leaving court in Mineola on March 25, 2013 (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Ex-L.I. Principal Gets 60 Days In Prison, 10 Years’ Probation For Sex With Teen

A former Long Island school principal was sentenced to 60 days in prison and 10 years’ probation Wednesday, after pleading guilty to having sex with a teenage boy.

02/11/2015

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

Burglars conned their way into a Glen Cove home before making off with a safe filled with $50,000. (Credit: CBS2)

Cops: Smooth Talking Burglars Made-Off With LI Couple’s Life Savings

Police are searching for two men who have been preying on the elderly in their own homes.

02/04/2015

Chris Fox claims he was bullied and removed from his greeter post at a Holbrook, Long Island Costco because of his Tourette syndrome. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: L.I. Costco Employee Says He Was Bullied Over Tourette Syndrome

For years, Chris Fox greeted shoppers at a Costco store on Long Island, but now he has filed a lawsuit claiming managers removed him from his post because he has Tourette syndrome.

02/03/2015

Vincent Gagliardi (credit: CBS2)

Long Island Father Accused Of DWI With 2 Kids In Car

Vincent Gagliardi was pulled over on the service road of the Long Island Expressway in Rosyln Heights for alleged speeding at about 1 a.m. Saturday.

01/31/2015

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