New Hempstead residents protest planned kosher slaughterhouse in neighboring New Square, N.Y. (Credit: CBS 2)

New Hempstead Community Protests Planned Kosher Slaughterhouse In New Square

The planned 5,000 chicken-a-day kosher slaughterhouse in New Square, N.Y. is moving closer to approval nearly five years after its predecessor was closed down by federal inspectors.


Rockland County Executive Ed Day (credit:

Rockland County Residents Protest Planned Kosher Slaughterhouse

Some Rockland County residents are rallying Sunday against a planned kosher-poultry slaughterhouse.


Architectural Salvage Warehouse - Brooklyn, NY - Jul 11, 2011 (credit: Alex Silverman / WCBS 880)

New York City To Auction Historic Artifacts From Brooklyn Warehouse

If you walk down a residential street near the Williamsburg Bridge in Brooklyn, you might look up at the old sign with Mayor Ed Koch’s name on it.


Nearly 150 animals escaped from a Lackawanna slaughterhouse Tuesday night. (CBS 2 Video Still)

Sheep, Goats, Cows Break Out Of Slaughterhouse

Police had to become shepherds when a flock of about 150 sheep, goats and a couple of cows escaped from a western New York slaughterhouse and started roaming around town.