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Vacant home demolished in Selden (Credit: CBS 2)

Town Of Brookhaven Begins Demolishing Vacant, Structurally Unsound Homes

The Town of Brookhaven on Long Island has begun demolishing vacant, structurally unsound homes.

09/03/2014

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

Paul Rysanek (Credit: Suffolk County Police)

81-Year-Old Man Fights Off Alleged Would-Be Robber In Selden

According to Suffolk County Police, the 81-year-old man was retrieving cash from an ATM at Independence Plaza on Route 25 in Selden around 6:10 p.m. when a man grabbed the money and punched him.

07/16/2014

Police lights (credit: ClipArt.com)

Cops: Pedestrian Struck, Killed By Car In Selden

Mary McCabe, 51, hit a man with her car on Route 25 at College Road in Selden shortly after 9 p.m., police said.

07/06/2014

Matthew Botchler (credit: Matt's Kidney Kampaign/Facebook)

L.I. Man Issues Emergency Plea For Living Kidney Donor

Matthew Botchler, 37, of Selden has been plagued by illness since birth and now his kidneys are in rapid failure. He is on a seven to nine year waiting list for a kidney transplant, but his condition is so severe that he knows he won’t make it.

04/22/2014

Suffolk County Police Cruiser

Selden Man Faces DWI Charge In Wrong-Way Crash That Injured Two

A Selden man was arrested for driving while intoxicated following a wrong way crash that seriously injured two people on Sunday morning.

02/23/2014

Town of Hempstead crews loading salt onto trucks in Leviittown on Jan. 21, 2014. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Wild Winter Takes Big Bite Out Of Long Island Snow Budgets

Some towns on Long Island have already blown their snow budgets and the season is only halfway over.

02/10/2014

LI Mom Charged With DWI For Striking Man, Young Boy In Selden

Nina Gebarowski, 38, of Selden, covered her face and apologized as she left the courthouse in Central Islip Friday. Gebarowski is accused of driving drunk with her 2-year-old daughter in the car when she hit a pedestrian in Selden who was walking with his 4-year-old son.

01/10/2014

Suffolk County Police Cruiser

Owner Says Suspect Was Caught Setting Fire To L.I. Tanning Salon

Police were searching Saturday for a suspect in the fire that gutted a tanning salon in Selden, Long Island, early on Christmas Day.

12/28/2013

Thomas Green

L.I. Man Dies Weeks After Release In Sex Abuse Case

Thomas Green, 66, of Selden, died of cancer Thursday night at Stony Brook University Medical Center, attorney Ronald Kuby said.

09/27/2013

Alligator found in Southampton (credit: Suffolk SPCA)

Reptile Amnesty Event Held At Suffolk County Petco

The reptile amnesty event at a Petco in Selden was organized by the Suffolk County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals in coordination with New York state and federal wildlife authorities.

09/07/2013

Thomas Green

Judge Sets Bail For Dying Man In L.I. Sex Abuse Case

Prosecutors dropped their objections to releasing 66-year-old Thomas Green after a doctor confirmed reports that the man is likely dying of cancer.

09/06/2013

Alligator found in Southampton (credit: Suffolk SPCA)

Suffolk County SPCA Holding Reptile Amnesty Day

The Suffolk County SPCA says owners of illegal pets, such as venomous snakes, constrictors, alligators or other dangerous reptiles, will be able to surrender their animals without a penalty.

09/06/2013

Thomas Green

Judge: Convicted Long Island Sex Offender Must Be Retried Or Released

A notorious Long Island sex offender scored a victory in court Monday, as a judge ordered that he be retried or set free.

08/12/2013

Lt. Michael Cosgrove (credit: CBS 2)

L.I. Volunteer Firefighter To Receive National Award For Heroism

Lt. Michael Cosgrove will receive the Liberty Mutual National Firemark Award for Heroism for saving the lives of his neighbors during a fire two years ago.

05/28/2013

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