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Families Eager For Suffolk County’s First Children’s Hospital

On Long Island, a massive construction project is underway to build Suffolk County’s first children’s hospital.

09/24/2014

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$6.5M Plan Proposes To Install Warning Lights Outside Nassau County Schools

First there was an uproar over speeding tickets in Nassau County school zones. But now there is a proposal to install warning lights.

09/19/2014

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Mastic Beach Residents Upset After Dune Project Halted Because Of Endangered Species

A federal judge stopped the work set to begin because the society believes a tiny bird that nests along the shore, the piping plover, would be unable to get around the bigger dunes.

09/17/2014

Chris Marshall and Bill Gerow reunite after the life-saving incident on the LIRR last month. (Credit: CBS 2)

Man Reunited With Good Samaritan Who Saved His Life While On LIRR Train

The two families are now bonding and all of the children have promised to learn CPR.

09/16/2014

Billy Crystal talks with Sen. Charles Schumer on Sept. 15, 2014, in Long Beach, N.Y. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Billy Crystal, Sen. Charles Schumer: Feds Should Pay To Replace Long Beach Trees Lost In Superstorm Sandy

The actor and Sen. Charles Schumer held a news conference Monday calling on the federal government to foot the bill for replacing more than 2,500 trees lost in Superstorm Sandy, 1010 WINS’ Mona Rivera reported.

09/15/2014

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L.I. Law Warns Of Toxic Chemical Found On Power Poles

On Long Island, a new law is warning of toxic chemicals that have long been used to preserve power poles.

09/12/2014

Suffolk DA Thomas Spota (at podium) and Anthony Scandiffio of US Department of Homeland Security announce bust of major Long Island cocaine ring. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

DA Spota: Businessmen Among Those Arrested In LI Drug Bust

Nineteen Suffolk County residents have been indicted in a cocaine sweep that led investigators from California to New York.

08/27/2014

Michael Sitler, 7, is credited with saving his mother's life with a 911 call in their Selden, Long Island home. (Credit: CBS 2)

7-Year-Old Long Island Boy Honored For Calling 911, Saving Mom

A Suffolk County boy was being hailed as a hero Tuesday night for saving his mother’s life after she had a seizure.

08/26/2014

Crews use a crane to lift the wreckage of the burned boat out of the water on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. (Credit: WLNY)

Former Mayor Identified As Victim In Fatal Manhasset Bay Boat Explosion

The man killed in a fiery boat explosion on Long Island Wednesday has been identified as former Plandome Manor mayor Bob Hogan.

08/21/2014

A boat on fire in the Manhasset Bay Marina in Port Washington, N.Y. on Aug. 20, 2014. (credit: Kent Martin)

Officials: Man Killed In Boat Fire At Manhasset Bay Marina

The fire began at around 2:45 p.m.

08/20/2014

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Sand Castle Competition Held At Beach With Sand Brought In After Sandy

From young to old, dozens of aspiring sand architects used just their hands, some water and lots of sand to create a land of towering sand castles and Nassau County’s Lido Beach Tuesday.

08/19/2014

Cars stranded on the Northern State Parkway in Jericho on August 13, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

‘Storm Of Historic Proportions’ Dumps 13 Inches Of Rain In Some Spots Of LI

A storm that dumped nearly an entire summer’s worth of rain in parts of the Tri-State area caused major flooding in some spots, stranding motorists and snarling the morning commute.

08/13/2014

It's becoming a common sight to see homes being raised on Long Island's South Shore. (Credit: CBS 2)

New York To Spend Up To $300M To Raise Homes In Flood Zone

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Wednesday on Long Island that the state will pick up the tab to elevate homes for anyone who is in the 100-year flood zone and who wants to raise their house.

07/30/2014

Concert at Eisenhower Park in Nassau County sponsored by CBS Radio's Fresh 102.7 (Credit: WLNY)

Thousands Turn Out For Fresh 102.7 Concert At Nassau’s Eisenhower Park

Teen sensation Jacquie Lee opened the show with her many young fans screaming for more.

07/26/2014

A puppy arrives at North Shore Animal League America in Port Washington on July 18, 2014. (Credit: TV 10/55)

Mill Puppies Arrive At Long Island Shelter To Be Prepped For Adoption

After a six-day journey through the Midwest, the North Shore Animal League America van backed up to the Port Washington shelter, where volunteers and staff eagerly awaited their arrival.

07/18/2014

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