CBS2-Header-Logo WFAN 1010WINS WCBS tiny WLNYLogo

Massapequa

A woman was attacked while walking her dog in the Massapequa Preserve on Tuesday, Aug. 19. (Credit: CBS 2)

Residents Shocked By Brutal Attack On Woman In Massapequa Preserve

A mother out for a walk was assaulted this week, in a park in Massapequa, Long Island that is popular with joggers and bikers and is generally considered safe.

08/20/2014

FILE -- Long Island beachgoers enjoy the warm weather on Oct. 2, 2013. (credit CBS 2)

Most Long Island Beaches Reopen

In Nassau County, all beaches except for Biltmore Beach in Massapequa reopened Sunday.

07/06/2014

LIRR trains (CBS 2)

LIRR Workers Turn Up The Pressure On The MTA At Massapequa Labor Rally

LIRR unions tried to ramp up the pressure on the MTA at a labor rally in Massapequa on Saturday.

06/21/2014

Corinne Terris and Richard Delpesce. (Credit: NCPD)

Cops: 2 Teens Arrested For Making Terroristic Threat Against Massapequa H.S.

A Massapequa High School Dean received a phone call from a concerned parent that Richard Delpesce 17, and Corinne Terris, 19, of Massapequa, made threats toward the school via Facebook, police said.

06/05/2014

One Button Lockdown System

New School Security System Allows For One-Button Lockdown

The stabbing spree that left nearly two dozen students injured in suburban Pittsburgh this week came as a Tri-State Area school district installed what could have been one of the most advanced school security systems in the nation.

04/10/2014

Crews on Long Island have started preparing Jones Beach for the summer beach season.(Credit: CBS 2)

Crews Begin Preparing Long Island Beaches For Start Of Summer Season

Beach prep has started on Long Island. For the next seven weeks crews will be working hard to get Jones Beach ready for summer crowds.

04/01/2014

Firefighters at Island Recreational Pool Supply in Seaford, NY on Mar. 31, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Fire At Pool Supply Store Forces Evacuations In Seaford

Hazardous Material teams have responded to the scene, along with firefighters.

03/31/2014

A massive fuel truck fire forced residents of a Massapequa neighborhood to evacuate their homes on Sunday. (Credit Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Massapequa Residents Back In Their Homes Following Massive Fuel Truck Fire

The inferno brought out more than 100 firefighters from four communities. At least two churches were preparing to hold Sunday services and also had to be evacuated.

02/16/2014

Victor Fabian

Police Follow Footprints In Snow To Catch Alleged Long Island Dunkin’ Donuts Robber

A man was arraigned Friday in the robbery of a Dunkin’ Donuts in Massapequa, and police said they followed a trail of footprints in the snow to find him.

02/14/2014

Nassau County police cruiser (File/Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

L.I. Teens Charged In Alleged Road Rage Hammer Attack

Two Mineola teens were charged this weekend in an alleged rage assault on Long Island.

12/22/2013

Coshonda Vanderhall (credit: NCPD)

Nassau Police: Mother Left Kids In Car For Hours As She Shoplifted Clothes

Police said Coshonda Vanderhall, 31, of Mastic, shoplifted $270 worth of clothes from the J.C. Penny in Sunrise Mall in Massapequa. Vanderhall then allegedly punched a female security guard and threw her to the ground.

10/16/2013

Massapequa International Little League

Girl’s Pitching Prowess Sends Long Island Team To Little League World Series

A 15-year-old Long Island girl has become a star pitcher of her otherwise all-male Little League team, and was headed this week to Little League World Series.

08/12/2013

Police say Ryan Hannigan was intoxicated and had a 3-year-old child in his car during a traffic accident in Amityville, Long Island. (Credit Suffolk County Police)

Police: L.I. Man Charged With DWI Had 3-Year-Old In The Car

Ryan Hannigan, 36, made a left turn into oncoming traffic at the intersection of Oak Street and Broadway in Amityville at 2 p.m. and slammed into a Nissan Maxima, according to a police report.

08/11/2013

A kitten the Nassau County SPCA says was shot with a pellet gun in Massapequa. (credit: Nassau County SPCA)

Nassau County SPCA Offering Reward After Kitten Shot By Pellet Gun

The injured kitten was found on July 30 in Massapequa where a resident was working with All About Spay Neuter, Inc. on a Trap, Neuter and Return project for feral cats on Sunset Boulevard.

08/09/2013

Massapequa Lake Water Chestnuts

Nassau County Works To Rid Lake Of Invasive Water Chestnut Plants

A water plant usually used in home aquariums has covered virtually all of Massapequa Lake on Long Island, and homeowners are fed up with the sight and stench.

08/05/2013

more