Middle Island

Gail Lynch-Bailey, of Middle Island Civic Associatin, points to growing mulch mountain that residents say is stinking up the neighborhood. (Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

LI Residents, Officials Fed Up With Mulch Pile, Call For Regulations

Middle Island residents are fed up with a giant pile of mulch that they say is stinking up the neighborhood.


A mountain of mulch is seen in Middle Island, New York. (credit: CBS2)

Middle Island Residents: Mulch Mountain Has Become A Stinking Nightmare

A Long Island community’s fight against a smelly neighbor is proving to be an uphill battle — a hill that has become a mountain.


Tudor Oaks tenants Desira Mack and Anthony Schiano with one of their three children. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Middle Island Residents Fear Eviction After Co-Op Goes Bankrupt

The Tudor Oaks co-op went bankrupt and was sold at auction. Some tenants received a letter saying they’d be evicted Friday.


Thomas Stavola was arrested in connection with a fatal crash in Smithtown. (Credit: Suffolk County Police)

Long Island Man Arrested On Drunk Driving Charge In Fatal Smithtown Crash

Police say a Long Island man has been arrested on a drunken-driving charge after a crash that killed the driver of the other car.


James Matthias

Police: Long Island Man Faked Hit-And-Run Accident, Filed False Report

Police on in Suffolk County arrested a man Thursday, for allegedly making up a story about being involved in a hit-and-run crash.


This large mountain of mulch sits behind homes in Middle Island, on Long Island. (credit: CBS 2)

Long Island Residents Raise Stink About Mulch Mound

Some Long Island residents say they’ve been dealing with a growing mountain of mulch behind their homes — and it’s stinking up the neighborhood and creating a fire hazard.


Man fires Taser (file/credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Man Tased By Suffolk Police Dies Following Altercation

A “violent and uncontrollable” resident of a Long Island group home for the developmentally disabled died after officers used a Taser on him during a struggle, a police official said Thursday.


Suffolk County Police Cruiser (file / credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Long Island Group Home Resident Dies After Reported Confrontation With Police

Suffolk County police also say “multiple officers” were also treated for various injuries during the struggle Wednesday night at a group home in Middle Island.


Justin Geiger of Middle Island (credit: Suffolk Police), the stolen puppy (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Cops: Man Charged With Stealing Puppy From L.I. Animal Rescue

Justin Geiger was charged with third degree burglary for snatching the unnamed Rottweiler, police said.


Kayla Parmely (credit: CBS 2)

L.I. High School Senior Saves Heart Attack Victim

Kayla Parmely, 18, a senior at Longwood High School in Middle Island, was in the front row of the school’s auditorium when she saw an elderly man having a heart attack.


Latif and Sheldon Davis (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Father, Son Accused Of Kidnapping Long Island Driver

A father and son are under arrest for allegedly kidnapping a man at gunpoint and forcing him to drive them around for nearly two hours, Suffolk County Police said.


Jessica Barba (credit: CBS 2)

L.I. Girl Suspended Over Anti-Bullying YouTube Video Reinstated

“I feel great,” said Jessica Barba. “I get to go back to school and I get to see all my friends and I get to also hand in the project that created all this.”


Police Lights (file / credit: clipart.com)

Suffolk County Police ID Body Found In Burning Car

Investigators say just before noon on March 6, someone called 911 to report a car fire in a parking lot on Short Beach Road in Nissequogue.


A Suffolk County Police Cruiser - File / Photo: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880

Police Arrest Pair Of Burglary Suspects On Long Island

Edward Krolick, 22, and Jack Carson, 21, were charged with 2nd Degree Burglary.


The Middle Island man arrested for lewd behavior in a Chuck E. Cheese. (Credit:Suffolk County Police)

Middle Island Man Arrested For Lewd Behavior At Chuck E. Cheese

Reynaldo Flores, 46, was observed acting in a lewd manner in close proximity to children, according to police.