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(credit: North Shore Animal League)

North Shore Animal League America To Welcome 65 Dogs Rescued From Puppy Mills

The canines come in all shapes, sizes and ages. The breeds include Chihuahua, Bichon Frise, Chiweenies (a Chihuahua and Dachshund mix), Havanese and King Charles Cavalier.

06/26/2012

Andrew Esposito (credit: Esposito family attorney Rosemarie Arnold)

Atty: Port Washington Family Files Lawsuit After 6-Year-Old Attacked By Dog In Schoolyard

Andrew Esposito was playing in the schoolyard at Sousa Elementary School in Port Washington when he was allegedly attacked by a lab mix that got away from its owners.

06/04/2012

VP SAT College Board Kathryn Juric, Nassau DA Kathleen Rice, ACT VP Charles Smith (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

L.I. Cheating Scandal Prompts Sweeping Security Changes For SAT, ACT

Officials announced new, nationwide security measures for standardized test-takers on Tuesday aimed at preventing another testing scandal like the one that rocked Long Island.

03/27/2012

Jim Murphy and Mike Zotto (file / credit: Strategic Protection Group)

Stories From Main Street: A Reminder Of The Perils Of Drug Addiction In Port Washington

Drugs and teens – the struggles and challenges are constantly evolving. Keeping them away from each other is the goal.

01/09/2012

Paul Nickolaus Faulk, 18, candidate for Port Washington Police Commissioner (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

18-Year-Old Running For Police Commissioner In Port Washington

Paul Faulk, an 18-year-old community college student with no law enforcement or business experience, has launched his candidacy for Port Washington police commissioner.

11/11/2011

Manhasset Bay (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Search Under Way For Missing Boater In Manhasset Bay

Officials say four men, apparently intoxicated, were in a row boat that overturned near the town dock in Port Washington.

10/13/2011

Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano discusses the role of the National Guard in Nassau County during Hurricane Irene (credit: CBS 2)

Mangano: National Guard Working With Police In Nassau County

Residents in coastal areas of Long Island are being told to evacuate their homes as Hurricane Irene makes its way up the East Coast.

08/27/2011

Pug named Yoda up for adoption at North Shore Animal League (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Long Island Animal Shelter Asking For Donations Of Blankets, Towels

Some of the dogs and cats at the North Shore Animal League in Port Washington have been through some tough times, including abuse and neglect. That is why Cara Taback hopes generous people will make special donations.

07/16/2011

Port Washington alternate side parking

Parking Battle Brewing In Upscale Port Washington

If you live in New York City you know all about alternate side of the street parking, enabling streets to be cleaned. But residents in one Long Island community could soon see their own version of the rule for a completely different reason.

06/14/2011

LIRR Train (credit: purist_andrew/Flickr)

LIRR: Regular Service To Resume Friday Morning

The Long Island Rail Road says it expects to have regular service restored by Friday morning, however, it will continue to have a “significantly reduced” rush-hour schedule Thursday afternoon.

05/12/2011

LIRR Commuters (credit: CBS 2)

Long Island Rail Road Service Headaches Could Continue Through Friday

There is no light at the end of the tunnel for Long Island Rail Road commuters — at least until Friday at the earliest.

05/10/2011

North Shore Animal League Adopt-A-Thon

NFL Player Stands Up For Pets At Adopt-A-Thon

More than 700 animals are up for adoption at the annual North Shore Animal League Pet Adopt-A-Thon in Port Washington, and NFL football player Jarvis Green is there to help out.

05/01/2011

North Shore Animal League Adoptathon

L.I. Animal League Hosts Annual Adopt-A-Thon

More than 800 animals are up for adoption this weekend at a Long Island adopt-a-thon.

04/30/2011

A man was taken to the hospital after possibly being exposed to cyanide at a jewelry store on Manorhaven Boulevard in Port Washington. (Photo/Mona Rivera)

Cyanide Scare On Long Island After Jewelry Store Owner Collapses

Officials say the 51-year-old owner of a Port Washington jewelry store called for an ambulance after falling ill at the Manorhaven Boulevard shop Tuesday morning.

03/01/2011

Food collected by Island Harvest - File Photo

Long Island Students Spend Vacation Collecting Food

Hundreds of Long Island high school students are spending their winter break at Island Harvest in Uniondale helping to prepare and distribute food for the needy.

02/23/2011

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