Fire crews battle a brush fire in Manorville, N.Y. on April 17, 2012. (credit: CBS 2)

Firefighters Contain Large Brush Fire In Manorville, Long Island

The blaze broke out around 1:30 p.m. just one mile from and one week after another massive brush fire that burned over 1,000 acres


Sunshine During Drought (Credit: File/

Most Of Long Island Experiencing Severe Drought Conditions

The National Weather Service said that Suffolk County and eastern Nassau County are experiencing severe drought conditions. And no soaking rainfall is in the forecast in the near future.


Crews battle a brush fire in Suffolk County on April 10, 2012 (credit: CBS2)

Experts: Brush Fires Necessary For Environment On Long Island

“This is a fire-dependent ecosystem. It has to burn to survive,” said Richard Amper of the L.I. Pine Barens Society.


The brush fire left Dennis Krupski's business on Wading River Manor Road in shambles. (credit: Al Jones, 1010 WINS)

L.I. Wildfire Under Control; Gov. Cuomo Declares State Of Emergency For Suffolk Co.

“The situation is contained for the time being,” Cuomo said, adding he was “cautiously optimistic.” The governor also stated that the response was an example of a case where “government acted better than you could have expected.”


Police investigating after a body was found in Manorville Hills County Park on Thursday, March 22, 2012 (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

Police: Body Found In Woods At Manorville Hills County Park

A woman’s body found by a jogger in Manorville appears to have been in the wooded area for “at least a week,” Suffolk County police said today.


Police resume their investigation after skeletal remains were found in Manorville, NY on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2012 (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Police Investigating Skeletal Remains Found In Manorville

Police say they are resuming their investigation on Saturday after the skeletal remains were found around 6:30 p.m. near a county park off Wading River Road.


Marialena Trinca discharged from Port Jefferson hospital (Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Marialena Trinca, 4, Leaves Hospital Months After Crash That Killed Her Mom, Brother

Marialena Trinca underwent months of treatment after suffering a broken leg and a traumatic brain injury that left her unable to speak, walk or eat.


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L.I. Horse Rescuer Sentenced For Endangering Child

A Manorville, Long Island horse rescuer has been sentenced to three years probation after being found guilty of endangering the welfare of a child.


An emotional Jason Trinca remembers his wife and son, who were killed in a Manorville car crash. (credit: CBS 2 | inset credit: handout)

Funeral Held For Mother And Son Killed In Manorville Car Crash

Loved ones said Jason Trinca — now a widower — must somehow muster the strength to raise the two little-ones left alone. Christopher, 2, and Maria, 4, were the only survivors of the violent car crash.


Keri Trinca and her son, Jason (credit: Handout)

Family, Friends Saying Goodbye To Mother, 7-Year-Old Son Killed In Manorville Crash

Keri Trinca and her 7-year-old son Jason died in a car crash in Manorville last Saturday.


Keri Trinca and her son, Jason (credit: Handout)

Husband Of Victim In Tragic Manorville Crash Thanks Hundreds For Their Support

It’s something Jason Trinca called a miracle. He was holding his 2-year-old son, Christopher, for the first time since the little boy was released from critical condition.


Keri Trinca and her son, Jason (credit: Handout)

L.I. Community Gathers To Mourn Deaths Of Mother, 7-Year-Old Son

Candles, music and tears were present on a football field of grief in Manorville Tuesday as people mourned the death of 30-year-old Keri Trinca and her 7-year-old son, Jason, who were killed in a crash.


A makeshift memorial marks the site of the fatal Manorville crash (credit: CBS 2)

Makeshift Memorial Lines Oceanview Boulevard As Police Continue To Investigate Fatal Manorville Crash

Police say 30-year-old Keri Trinca and her 7-year-old son Jason died in Manorville on Saturday.


Jason Trinca (credit: CBS 2/Facebook)

Crash On Long Island Kills Mother And 7-Year-Old Son

Police are investigating a crash in Suffolk County that killed a mother and her son and left her two other children critically injured.


Generic Ambulance File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Authorities Inspect Motorcycle After Fatal Accident On L.I.

Suffolk County police said Joseph Hancock was operating a 2000 Suzuki eastbound on Mill Road in Manorville when he crossed into the westbound lanes, then went off the road and into a tree.