Massapequa

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

FILE -- A person waits to cross the street during a rain storm in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Storms Bring Heavy Rain, Wind To Much Of Tri-State Area

Round two of wet weather settled over parts of the Tri-State Area on Thursday evening, pushing monthly rainfall totals within reach of the history books.

06/13/2013

Supplies bound for Oklahoma are loaded into a trailer in Island Park, N.Y. - May 28, 2013 (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Sandy-Ravaged L.I. Community Sends Aid To Tornado-Ravaged Oklahoma

In just a few short days, Sandy-ravaged Island Park residents raised thousands of dollars in supplies for Oklahoma tornado victims.

05/28/2013

Walmart (file / credit: YURI CORTEZ/AFP/GettyImages)

LI Cops Seek Suspect In Early Morning Walmart Hold-Up

Once inside the man brandished a black handgun and ordered the manager to empty the contents of the store’s safe into a black duffel bag before fleeing the scene.

05/11/2013

Benji The Terrier

Search On For Dog That Injured Woman, Killed Puppy In Nassau County

Geller’s dog was a Yorkshire terrier named Benji, just 6 months old. He was out for a walk with Geller’s 22-year-old daughter when the young woman was set upon by a larger dog.

04/01/2013

Raymond Roth (credit: Nassau County District Attorney's Office)

L.I. Man Accused Of Faking His Own Death Enters Guilty Plea

Under the terms of the plea deal, Raymond Roth has agreed to serve 90 days in jail and five years of probation, according to the Nassau County district attorney.

03/21/2013

Irene Luetje (credit: Nassau County Police)

Police Seek Answers In Mysterious Death Of Long Island Woman

Irene Luetje, 60, of North Massapequa, was found lying in the front yard of a Sandy-damaged home on Ocean Avenue around 12:30 p.m. last Thursday, police said.

02/20/2013

Scene where woman's body was discovered at Massapequa home (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Police: Foul Play Not Suspected After Woman’s Body Found Outside Massapequa Home

The woman has not been identified. The Medical Examiner will determine the cause of death.

02/14/2013

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