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Joseph Sanford, firefighter died after being critically injured in Woodmere house fire on Dec. 19, 2014. (credit: Handout)

Firefighter Injured In Woodmere Blaze Remains In Critical Condition

Joseph Sanford, a 17-year veteran volunteer with the Inwood Fire Department, was fighting the fire when he fell through one of the floors of the home on Central Avenue in Woodmere.


A volunteer firefighter suffered critical injuries while battling a fire at this home in Woodmere, N.Y. on Dec. 19, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Firefighter In Critical Condition After House Fire In Woodmere

The Central Avenue house was totally gutted by the fire, which broke out at around 4 a.m., CBS2’s Carolyn Gusoff reported.


Oheka Castle/Gary Melius (Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Police Review Surveillance Tape In Search For Oheka Castle Shooter

Gary Melius said in a statement Tuesday that he is looking forward to coming home and getting back to work.


Terrence And Gwendolyn Johnson

Couple Sues North Shore University Hospital Over Contaminated Kidney

It was to be the gift of life from a loving wife to her husband — a kidney transplant that would give the father of three new health.


Gagik Hovanessian (Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Armenian Man Seizure-Free For First Time Since Childhood

Gagik Hovanessian returned to North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset — where he underwent his heart surgery 23 years before — to have two more operations performed on him.

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A doctor Long Island volunteered to test this machine. What he found out changed his life. (Photo: CBS 2)

Doctor Testing New CT Scanner Stunned To Learn Of His Serious Heart Condition

A new high-tech heart scanner is being credited with saving a life, and, surprisingly, it’s the life of a doctor, who was simply testing out the new equipment.


Leonard Burke (right) with his father Ronald (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Successful Organ Transplants Make Father’s Day Happy For New York Patients

The kidney was successfully transplanted June 3 at North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset, just in time for the family to celebrate Father’s Day.


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Former North Shore University Hospital Patients Recount Identity Theft ‘Nightmare’

Attorney Bonita E. Zelman, who is representing all 12 plaintiffs in the case, said the hospital caused the victims undue stress.


Officer Joseph Olivieri (credit: Handout)

Nassau Officer Killed In Action To Be Laid To Rest Monday; Suffolk Police Issue Traffic Advisory

A sea of blue is expected to dominate Ronkonkoma, as a police officer killed on the Long Island Expressway is laid to rest.


Grace Sung Eun Lee (credit: Facebook)

Legal Battle In Right To Die Case Officially Over

Attorneys for 28-year-old Grace Sung Eun Lee and her parents told a state Supreme Court judge that the woman had agreed to designate her father as her health proxy should she become incapacitated and unable to make health decisions for herself.


Grace Sung Eun Lee (credit: Facebook)

Family Reacts After Terminally Ill Woman Who Won Right To Die Changes Decision

There had been a legal battle about her decision to die after her devoutly religious parents appealed her request to be taken off life support.


Grace Sung Eun Lee (credit: Facebook)

Family Of Terminally Ill Woman At L.I. Hospital Says Daughter Wants To Live

Grace Sung Eun Lee became ill with brain cancer last year and is being kept alive by breathing and feeding tubes at North Shore University Hospital’s palliative care center.


Grace Sung Eun Lee (credit: Facebook)

Family Fights To Keep Terminally Ill Daughter On Life Support

Grace Sung Eun Lee, 28, became ill with brain cancer last year and is being kept alive by breathing and feeding tubes at North Shore University Hospital’s palliative care center.


Matthew Ephrem

Overwhelmed By Uncontrollable Laughter, Little Boy Undergoes Risky, Complex Surgery

Imagine having uncontrollable laughter that seems to never end. It’s a one-in-a-million disorder that’s so rare, up until very recently a cure was hopeless. But on Friday, a lovable little boy was recovering following risky surgery on Long Island.


Jordan Alex Dubrow (credit: JAD Fund)

Stories From Main Street: L.I. Couple Turns Loss Into Mission To Save Others

On July 5, Josh and Stacey Dubrow welcomed their first child into the world, but their joy was short-lived.