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FILE -- A snowplow (credit: Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Riverhead Residents Worried About Plan To Halt Snowplowing On Private Roads

Unless Riverhead residents living on private roads have their streets declared public, they’ll no longer receive town snow-plowing services.

12/03/2014

A subway turnstile readout reads "insufficient fare." (Credit: CBS2)

Commuter Woes Continue For Thousands Of LIRR, Metro-North Riders After Computer Glitch

Riders whose monthly railroad pass doubles as a MetroCard on the subway received a message saying “insufficient fare” when they swiped their cards.

12/02/2014

Nassau Police vehicle. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

10 Percent Of Nassau County Police Force Expected To Retire In 2015

The agency says about 250 officers are expected to leave. It currently has 2,257 members.

12/01/2014

Boxes of records are viewed on the opening day of the annual WFMU's Record Fair, which benefits that noncommercial radio station based in Jersey City on November 22, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Classic Vinyl Records Are Red Hot This Record Store Day

Black Friday is an especially exciting day for music lovers and collectors.

11/28/2014

Travelers at LaGuardia Airport on Nov. 26, 2014. (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

Hundreds Of Flights Canceled At Area Airports As Storm Moves In

FlightAware.com says approximately 180 flights were canceled Wednesday morning in Newark and at LaGuardia, Kennedy and White Plains airports.

11/26/2014

(Credit: CBS2)

Rain, Snow Threatens Thanksgiving Getaway

Some Thanksgiving travelers along the East Coast were heading out early because of a forecast calling for a nor’easter that will bring rain and snow.

11/25/2014

Jeanne Grazia, 70-year-old Islip woman killed in wrong-way crash on Route 109 in East Farmingdale. (credit: Family Handout)

Police: 2 Dead In East Farmingdale Wrong-Way Crash

The crash occurred around 11 p.m. Sunday on Route 109 near Route 110 in East Farmingdale.

11/24/2014

Dallas Vadala (credit: Suffolk County Police Department)

Long Island Man Faces DWI Charge After Allegedly Crashing Into Neighbor’s House

Suffolk County police said 20-year-old Dallas Vadala was awaiting arraignment in Central Islip on Sunday.

11/23/2014

Southold, Long Island. (Credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

Southold Hiring Eight Police Officers To Handle Increasing Tourism, Growing Gang Problem

Southold officials are hiring eight new police officers because of increasing tourism and a growing gang problem.

11/21/2014

Michael Ostrander attempts to make his way through nearly five feet of snow on November 19, 2014 in the Lakeview neighborhood of Buffalo, New York. (Photo by John Normile/Getty Images)

Plows From L.I. Headed To Buffalo As Western NY Faces Another Wintry Wallop

A contingent of plows and personnel from Suffolk County is headed north to help with snow removal in Buffalo.

11/20/2014

Welcome to Bethpage sign (file/credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Toxic Plume Spreading At Bethpage Defense Plant, Tests Show

Officials revealed this month that the 4.5-mile-by-3.5-mile plume of underground contamination in Bethpage is moving deeper than ever.

11/19/2014

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

Nassau County Officials Call For Reversal Of Police Precinct Mergers

There are now calls to undo the four police precinct mergers that have been completed in Nassau County.

11/18/2014

Alicia Boudouris is suing the county, the sheriff and three men in her department for sexual harassment. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Nassau County Sheriff’s Deputy Files Sexual Harassment Lawsuit

In a civil lawsuit, Alicia Boudouris alleges sexual harassment and retaliation after she complained that her superiors in the Nassau County Sheriff’s Office targeted her on an almost daily basis.

11/17/2014

Nassau Police vehicle. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Nassau County Police Nix Half Of Precinct Merger Plan

Nassau County’s highly controversial police precinct merger plan has been shelved half way through the project.

11/17/2014

The house from "The Amityville Horror" at 112 Ocean Avenue in Amityville, NY - Mar 31, 2005 - Photo: Paul Hawthorne/Getty Images

40 Years Later, Amityville Horror Murders Continue To Haunt Town

The “Amityville Horror” remains one of America’s most famous haunting stories, 40 years after the grisly Long Island murders shocked the nation.

11/13/2014

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