Roosevelt Field Mall

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Snagging The Perfect Parking Spot During The Holiday Shopping Madness

Prime shopping season means a mob scene not just inside the mall, but outside too: in the parking lot.

12/04/2014

Black Friday shoppers at the Queens Center Mall on Nov. 28, 2014. (credit: Ilana Gold/CBS2)

Holiday Shopping Season Continues With Black Friday

The traditional kickoff to the holiday shopping season has become a two-day affair, with more stores opening before people put down their turkey legs on Thanksgiving.

11/28/2014

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Santa Claus Makes Early Toy Pickup At Long Island Mall

It’s not even Thanksgiving yet, but Santa Claus made an early appearance on Long Island Wednesday.

11/12/2014

Police are looking for a group of men who committed a smash and grab robbery at a Long Island jewelry store. (Credit: CBS 2)

Thieves Make Off With Thousands In Jewelry In Long Island Smash-And-Grab

Thieves stormed a jewelry store at a Long Island mall on a busy shopping day. They were caught on camera smashing and grabbing thousands of dollars worth of jewelry.

09/19/2014

Construction at Roosevelt Field mall in Garden City on Sept. 17, 2014. (Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Roosevelt Field Mall Getting $100 Million Makeover

The redevelopment project includes a luxury wing with up to 20 new high-end retailers, a 100,000-square-foot building that will house Neiman Marcus, more parking and a dining district with al freso dining and more sit-down restaurants.

09/17/2014

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Police: L.I. Woman Arrested After Son, 7, Left In Lego Store Unattended For Nearly 90 Minutes

A Hempstead mother has been arrested, accused of leaving her child unsupervised at a store while she shopped at the mall.

08/06/2014

Kenneth Osias, Otis Barnes

Police: Banks Lost Over $9,000 To Credit Card Skimming Operation On Long Island

Two men were charged Thursday with using a skimming device to capture credit numbers and create fraudulent cards – resulting in losses of $9,000 to multiple banks.

05/23/2014

John Benevento, 32, has been accused of stealing over $20,000 from his workers at a L.I. parking company. (Credit: Nassau County District Attorney's Office)

Long Island Parking Company Manager Accused Of Stealing Thousands From Valets

A manager of a parking-attendant company has been charged with stealing $23,541 in tips from parking valets at a mall on Long Island.

02/08/2014

Roosevelt Field Mall was evacuated Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2013 after a shoplifting incident caused a scare. (credit: CBS 2)

Shoplifting Incident Prompts Scare At Roosevelt Field Mall

During a shoplifting incident, a large rack fell over in Macy’s, CBS 2 reported. Shoppers thought the sound of the crashing rack was gunshots and that caused a panic.

12/24/2013

Shoppers in a shopping mall (file/credit: CBS 2)

A Look At This Year’s Hot Holiday Gifts

In the electronics department, tablets are still tops and what’s old is new again in toy stores.

12/09/2013

Shoppers in a shopping mall (file/credit: CBS 2)

Deals Already Hitting Stores To Make Up For Shortened Holiday Shopping Season

This year, there are six fewer days to shop between Thanksgiving and Christmas. There are four full shopping weekends between Thanksgiving and Christmas this year, compared with five last year.

11/01/2013

Roosevelt Field Mall

Wing Of Long Island Mall Evacuated Due To Smoky Conditions

The Roosevelt Field Mall on Long Island was partially evacuated Tuesday, after smoky conditions at a Macy’s store.

10/08/2013

East Garden City shooting suspect Sang Ho Kim's SUV is seen on Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013 after being found abandoned in Putnam County, NY (credit: CBS 2)

Police Find Getaway Car Of East Garden City Shooting Suspect; Manhunt Continues

Dozens of police departments as well as state and federal authorities have been hunting for 63-year-old Sang Ho Kim of Queens.

09/26/2013

Sang Ho Kim , suspect wanted in a fatal shooting near the Roosevelt Field Mall on Sept. 25, 2013. (credit: Nassau County Police Department)

Police: Disgruntled Vendor Opens Fire Inside East Garden City Business, Killing 1

Nassau County police said they are looking for Sangho Kim, who is believed to be “armed and very dangerous,” Police Chief Steve Skrynecki said.

09/25/2013

The Roosevelt Field Mall - Garden City, NY - File / Photo: Roosevelt Field via Facebook

Hempstead Residents Vow To Fight Proposal To Allow Mall Expansions

Hempstead Town zoning legislation would allow both Roosevelt Field Mall and Green Acres Mall to expand.

09/16/2013

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