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Naloxone nasal inhalant, sold under the brand name Narcan, is an antidote for heroin and opioid overdose. (credit: StopOverdose.org)

Long Island Community Honors First Responders For Saving Heroin Overdose Victims

On Monday, a Long Island community honored first responders for the lives that they helped save by using a drug that brings overdosing addicts back to life.

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NYC’s Priceless Things To Do This Week: October 20th-26th

Check out the Priceless Things To Do this week in NYC, week of October 20th- 26th.

10/20/2014

Teachers, parents and students have been complaining about overcrowded classrooms in Hempstead. (Credit: CBS 2)

Education Comm. Calls For Investigation Into Hempstead School Enrollment

Commissioner John King ordered the Nassau BOCES to immediately look into the procedures at Hempstead school district.

10/18/2014

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L.I. Man Pleads Guilty To Fatally Punching Child Who Wouldn’t Take A Nap

A Long Island man has pleaded guilty to murder for fatally punching a 4-year-old boy because he wouldn’t take a nap.

10/16/2014

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‘Piano Man’ Billy Joel Sells Sagaponack Mansion

Billy Joel has sold his beachfront mansion on Long Island.

10/15/2014

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Lewd L.I. High School Scavenger Hunt Upsets Parents, Town Officials

Leaked instructions for a scavenger hunt involving local students are causing a stir in Long Island’s Sachem school district.

10/15/2014

The Hurricane roller coaster at Adventureland Amusement Park on Long Island (Credit: WLNY)

Long Islanders Bid Farewell To Hurricane Roller Coaster At Adventureland

Folks lined up at Adventureland on Route 110 to ride the Hurricane one last time.

10/13/2014

A dead fin whale was found washed up on shore at Smith Point County Park on Oct. 9, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Expert Says Whale That Washed Ashore On L.I. Had Injuries Likened To Hitting A Vessel

A dead 58-foot whale caused quite a stir on Smith Point Beach on Long Island this week after it washed ashore.

10/11/2014

Village Hall - Sagaponack, NY (file / credit: Americasroof via Wikipedia)

27 Long Island Towns Make Forbes’ Wealthiest Zip Codes List

Of the 27 most expensive zip codes that are on Long Island, Sagaponack — where Billy Joel used to own a house — ranked second on the Forbes list.

10/11/2014

Yang Jiang (eft) Guoqing You have been charged with prostitution following a raid at a massage parlor in Lindenhurst, Long Island. (Credit: Suffolk County Police)

2 Women Accused Of Prostitution In L.I. Massage Parlor Raid

Two women were arrested Friday during a raid on a Long Island massage parlor that was allegedly offering more than just massages.

10/10/2014

Boyd Holland, 22, is charged in a shooting that left Eric Brooks, 35, dead in Wyandanch in 2012. (Credit: Suffolk County Police)

Suspect Arrested In Florida In 2012 Wyandanch, Long Island Slaying

A man was returned to Suffolk County arrested in Orlando, Florida Tuesday and charged in a shooting that left a man dead nearly two and a half years ago in Wyandanch.

10/07/2014

Chad Morizsan and Nicholas Franzone (credit: Suffolk County Police Department)

L.I. Men Accused Of Running Down Police Officer Could Face 25 Years In Prison

Two Long Island men now face charges that could land them 25 years in prison for allegedly running down a police officer as they tried to flee police after stealing a car.

10/07/2014

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Woman Named First Female President Of Long Island Mosque

Isma Chaudhry said having the first female president of a Long Island mosque sends an important message.

10/06/2014

Flooding on Rockaway Beach Boulevard as Hurricane Sandy begins to affect the area on October 29, 2012 in Queens.  (credit: Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

Queens, Nassau Lawmakers Call On State To Improve Storm Emergency Routes

Assemblyman Phil Goldfeder (D-Far Rockaway) and Nassau County Leg. Howard Kopel are urging the state to improve local roads needed for emergency evacuations during disasters.

10/05/2014

Suffolk County Police Cruiser

Police: Drunk Driver Crashes Car, Kills Passenger On L.I.

A Long Island man has been arrested on a drunken-driving charge after a one-car crash that killed his passenger

10/04/2014

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