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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

The Massapequa home of a couple accused of running a high-end international prostitution ring. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

L.I. Couple Accused Of Running High-End International Prostitution Ring

Federal agents arrested 44-year-old Vincent Lombardo and his 43-year-old wife Melissa Lombardo at a home they rented in Massapequa last night.

07/18/2013

(credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880, FILE)

Anti-Semitic Graffiti Found Spraypainted In Massapequa

Police in Nassau County were investigating the discovery of anti-Semitic graffiti that appeared on a fence this weekend in Massapequa.

06/30/2013

The McDonald's logo (Photo by David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

Police: Suspects Used Drive-Thru Window To Rob L.I. McDonald’s

The incident happened at the McDonald’s on 5500 Sunrise Highway in Massapequa around 4 a.m. Thursday.

06/20/2013

Manor East catering hall in Massapequa, NY is seen on Friday, June 14, 2013. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Massapequa Catering Hall Closes, Leaves People Scrambling

There is anger and heartbreak on Long Island after a catering hall closed down with no warning.

06/14/2013

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