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A man reads a prayer while holding greens dipped in salt water in advance of Passover. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Holocaust Survivors Honored At Pre-Passover Seder On Long Island

A pre-Passover Seder was held on Long Island this week for nearly 100 Holocaust survivors.

03/27/2014

Patricia Hernandez (credit: Nassau County police)

Police: Suspect Sought In L.I. Bank, Shoe Store Robberies Arrested

Patricia Hernandez, 45, was arrested Tuesday and charged with first degree robbery, police said.

03/26/2014

Babies in a nursery (file/credit: DESHAKALYAN CHOWDHURY/AFP/Getty Images)

NY Sisters Deliver Babies Hours Apart At Same LI Hospital

Michelle Clarke, 29, delivered daughter Savannah at about 1:30 p.m. Friday, just two hours after younger sister Christina Santos-Santiago delivered little Nicolas.

03/23/2014

Insulin Pen

L.I. Hospital: Reused Insulin Pen Part May Mean Hepatitis, HIV Risk For Patients

The South Nassau Communities Hospital has advised that some patients who received injections from an insulin pen should get tested for hepatitis and HIV.

03/11/2014

A woman escaped from a Nassau medical center and allegedly crashed into two cars in Queens. (Credit: CBS 2)

Emotionally Disturbed Woman Escapes Hospital, Allegedly Crashes Car In Queens

The woman managed to escape from Nassau University Medical Center, got into a car and made several stops before she allegedly crashed the cars in Queens.

01/31/2014

A Burger King sign (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Police: Suspect Robbed L.I. Burger King After Ordering Food

When the cashier opened the register, the suspect walked around the counter and grabbed an unknown amount of cash from the drawer, police said.

01/06/2014

Operation Holiday Cheer at Dee's Nursery in Oceanside, Dec. 9, 2013. (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

Servicemembers Help Spread Holiday Cheer At L.I. Nursery

Hundreds of Christmas trees and thousands of holiday decorations, gifts and menorahs were packed up at Dee’s Nursery in Oceanside and sent on their way to troops in Afghanistan.

12/09/2013

Car Crashes Into Trader Joe's In Oceanside (Credit:CBS 2)

Car Slams Into Trader Joe’s In Oceanside; 15 Injured

The accident happened on Long Beach Road shortly after 1 p.m.

12/06/2013

Ambulance (credit: clipart.com)

Duck Hunters’ Boat Capsizes In Long Island

Four duck hunters were treated for hypothermia Thursday, after their boat capsized on Long Island.

11/28/2013

Alec Sapounas (Nassau PD)

Oceanside Man Accused Of Purposely Torching Bar With People Inside

A Long Island man has been arrested for torching a bar with patrons inside, according to police.

09/27/2013

Billy Azzinaro

Grilling Enthusiasts Coming Out In Force For 4th Of July

When it comes to sizzling grills, the Fourth of July is the most popular holiday for barbecuing in the U.S., according to a barbecue industry group.

07/03/2013

Air Force plane at MacDill Air Force Base on May 23, 2013 in Tampa City. (credit: John Parra/Getty Images for HSN)

LI Twins Enlist In Air Force This Memorial Day Weekend

Identical twins Lias and Daniel Gomez from Oceanside, N.Y. said joining the Air Force just made sense.

05/26/2013

First floor of Oceanside home. Insurance won't pay for the content, claiming the lower level is a basement. (Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Oceanside Residents Battling Insurance Companies Over Flood Coverage

The insurance plans do not consider basements to be living spaces, so the residents have not gotten a penny of insurance money for the flood damage they sustained.

05/08/2013

The Oceanside Senior Center has reopened following repairs from superstorm Sandy, May 6, 2013. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Sandy-Damaged Oceanside Senior Center Reopens Following Renovations

Hundreds of seniors were enjoying the newly opened center on Monday. The facility was badly damaged in the flooding from Sandy.

05/06/2013

Nassau County police cruiser (file/credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Nassau County PBA Blames Police Precinct Merger For Crime Spike

The plan to merge police precincts was intended to save Nassau County $20 million, but the PBA said all it has done is increase major crimes.

04/17/2013

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