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Marilyn Looney and her daughter at a press conference on Aug. 11, 2015. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

82-Year-Old Long Island Woman Scratches Her Way To $7 Million Lottery Prize

A Long Island grandmother and her daughter and grandchildren were sharing a big lottery win Tuesday.

08/11/2015

Debris is seen outside a home in Selden, New York, where residents believe a family of squatters has taken up residence. (Photo: CBS2)

Neighbors Angered Over Squatters Who’ve Taken Refuge Inside Selden, N.Y. Home

Residents in one Suffolk County community want squatters gone. Neighbors say the town of Selden or the police should take action, but their hands may be tied.

08/03/2015

FILE -- A Suffolk County police car is seen in Huntington Station, N.Y. (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Police: Man Exposed Himself To Girl, 15, In Selden, Long Island

A man was arrested Friday after police allege he exposed himself to a 15-year-old girl while she walked down a Selden, Long Island street.

04/10/2015

Pedro Hernandez was sentenced to 2 1/2 to 5 years in prison for a wrong-way crash that left a couple seriously injured. (credit: Suffolk County Police)

L.I. Man Sentenced In Wrong-Way Crash After Pleading Guilty To DWI

A Long Island man has been sentenced to 2 1/2 to five years in prison in connection with a wrong-way crash that seriously injured a married couple last year.

02/25/2015

FILE -- A Suffolk County police car is seen in Huntington Station, N.Y. (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Boy Who Reported Apparent Abduction In Selden Speaks Out

Police commended Foraci and his two friends — Liam Wobler, 15, Sean Martinez, 12 — for providing articulate, observant, and extensive details to detectives.

12/27/2014

FILE -- A Suffolk County police car is seen in Huntington Station, N.Y. (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Police: Apparent Selden Abduction Was Prank Between Friends

Police on Long Island say witness claims that a woman was stopped while jogging by one or more people and then forced into a van, were the result of a prank between friends.

12/26/2014

Suspect wanted for stealing 14 bags from Selden store. (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Police: Man Steals 14 Michael Kors Bags From TJ Maxx Store In Selden

Police want to catch a man who they said stole more than a dozen handbags from a Long Island store earlier this month.

11/28/2014

A heroin needle (credit: ClipArt.com)

Police Arrest 2 Long Island Men On Heroin Charges

Jeffrey Iarocci and Michael Wehle were arrested Tuesday after state police say they executed a search warrant at their Selden home.

09/24/2014

Some Suffolk homeowners say their water bill has nearly tripled for seemingly no reason. (Credit: CBS 2)

Suffolk Homeowners Baffled By Massive Water Bills

Homeowners in Suffolk County are in shock after receiving water bills that they say are extremely high.

09/23/2014

James O’Connor (Credit: Suffolk County Police)

Long Island Dad With 2 Kids In Car Charged With DWI

According to police, 25-year-old James O’Connor was driving a 2012 Volkswagen Passat westbound on Middle Country Road in Selden when he was pulled over by police at around 3:30 a.m.

09/21/2014

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

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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

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