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Oheka Castle/Gary Melius (Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Investigation Continues Into Feb. Shooting Of Oheka Castle Owner

No arrests have been made in the Feb. 24 shooting at the lavish Huntington estate and authorities won’t speak publicly about any possible leads or suspects.

04/09/2014

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Lawsuit: L.I. Nursing Home Workers Hired Stripper To Put On Show For Residents

The elderly woman was “photographed by nursing home staff at East Neck Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in West Babylon as as a muscular, almost nude male dancer gyrated in front of her,” according to the lawsuit.

04/08/2014

Vasile Ovidiu Haidau/2004 blue Volvo S80 with NY plates GXR5959. (credit: MTA Police)

Police: Suspect Sought After Card Skimmers Found At LIRR Ticket Machines

Workers found the card skimmers and tiny hidden cameras at a Long Island Rail Road station in Baldwin last week during a routine inspection, police said.

04/08/2014

Roslyn Estates well that was shut down due to Freon contamination (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

New York State DEC To Investigate Freon Contamination At LI Well

The state Department of Environment Conservation will investigate to figure out the source of the Freon and how it got into the water.

04/04/2014

Raymond Roth (credit: CBS 2)

Sentencing Pushed Back For L.I. Man Who Faked His Own Drowning

Raymond Roth, who pleaded guilty in March 2013, faces a maximum sentence of 1 1/3 to 4 years in prison. He has already agreed to pay restitution for the costs incurred during the rescue effort.

04/03/2014

Andrea Rebello (credit: CBS 2)

DA: No Criminal Charges For Officer Who Killed Hofstra University Student

Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice issued a 28-page report on the May 17, 2013 shooting Wednesday, following a review of whether police personnel acted appropriately during the deadly confrontation.

04/02/2014

Jewelry, cash, drugs seized during investigation into alleged Brooklyn-Suffolk heroin ring. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

DA: 14 Arrested In Brooklyn-To-Suffolk County Heroin Ring

The ring flooded Suffolk County with tens of thousands of bags of heroin, Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota said.

04/02/2014

FILE - Students in a classroom (credit: CBS 2)

NY Students Begin 3-Day Common Core English Assessments

Students in grades 3 through 8 started on the tests on Tuesday. They’ll begin with the English language arts assessments and spend a little under 1 1/2 hours a day for three consecutive days, finishing Thursday.

04/01/2014

Kwasi Enin (William Floyd School District)

L.I. Teen Kwasi Enin Accepted To All 8 Ivy League Schools

A 17-year-old Long Island student has accomplished what few believe is possible.

04/01/2014

Laid-Off Workers Get Employment Tips And Free Botox Treatments

Botox Could Help With Depression, Study Shows

The study, conducted on 74 patients by a cosmetic dermatologist and a college psychiatry professor, will appear in a forthcoming issue of the Journal of Psychiatric Research.

03/30/2014

FILE -- Man working on Pennsylvania Avenue in Long Beach, LI where so many homes are still unlivable, Oct. 24, 2013. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Red Cross Volunteers Help Rebuild Homes Still Damaged From Sandy

More than 70 volunteers worked on homes on Long Island, Brookyn, Queens and Staten Island Saturday still damaged from the storm more than a year later.

03/29/2014

Police say an 86-year-old man shot and killed a woman and wounded his grandson before shooting himself on Staten Island on March 28, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

NYPD: Brooklyn Man, 86, Kills Grandson’s Girlfriend, Self

An 86-year-old Brooklyn man is dead after police said he shot his grandson in the head and then killed the man’s girlfriend on Staten Island before shooting himself.

03/29/2014

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LI Court Clerk Posts Bail On Charges She Stole $50,000 In Bail Money

Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota said Christine Stulsky resigned this week as senior clerk at the Southold Town Justice Court. She had worked for the town court since 1980.

03/28/2014

Tyshaun Phillips (credit: Nassau County Police)

Bronx Man Pleads Not Guilty To Murder Charge Stemming From Garden City Restaurant Shooting

Tyshaun Phillips, 21, is charged with second-degree murder in the March 16 shooting at the Mint Restaurant & Lounge on Ring Road.

03/27/2014

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone announces water quality initiatives (Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Suffolk County Exec Announces Plan To Install Sewers In Effort To Protect Water Supply

The first phase of the plan is to install sewer systems under more than 10,000 homes near the Forge River, the Connetquot River and the Carlls River.

03/26/2014

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