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Jeanine Walsh

Stranger Donates Stem Cells In Hopes Of Curing New York Woman With Leukemia

A New York woman battling leukemia was especially grateful this Thanksgiving, as she credited the kindness of a total stranger with helping save her life.

11/27/2014

GENERIC POLICE, CRIME SCENE

1 Dead, 2 Injured In Crash On Long Island

A two-car crash on Long Island has left one person dead and two others injured.

10/25/2014

Peconic Bay Medical Center (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

2 LI Hospitals In Talks To Join One Of Two Larger Health Systems

Peconic Bay Medical Center in Riverhead and Eastern Long Island Hospital in Greenport are in discussions with Stony Brook University Hospital and North Shore-LIJ Health System.

10/23/2014

Officer Nicholas Guerrero is released from Stony Brook University Hospital on Oct. 17, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Suffolk County Officer Critically Injured In Hit-Run Released From Hospital

Hundreds of fellow officers applauded as Officer Nicholas Guerrero, 36, was released from Stony Brook University Hospital and transferred to a rehabilitation facility Friday.

10/17/2014

GENERIC POLICE, CRIME SCENE

Police: LI Teen Killed After Losing Control Of Car, Crashing Into Guardrail

Samuel Shepard, 18, was pronounced dead at Stony Brook University Hospital.

08/30/2014

Stony Brook University

2 Suffer Minor Injuries In Explosion At Stony Brook University Lab

According to the university, the explosion occurred around 4:30 p.m. at the second-floor lab inside the Earth & Science building during a routine science experiment.

05/15/2014

Scan shows tumor in LI mom's heart (credit: CBS 2)

LI New Mom Looking Forward To Mother’s Day Following Rare Open Heart Surgery

Sharon Savino nearly died before she could deliver her baby and had to undergo open heart surgery while pregnant.

05/09/2014

Stony Brook University Hospital (credit: Google Street View)

LI Hospital Merger Could Be Announced In May

Stony Brook University Hospital and Southampton Hospital have signed a letter of intent to merge and build a new medical center at the university’s Southampton campus.

03/27/2014

Alyssa Marie Fox (CBS 2)

L.I. Woman Meets With ‘Guardian Angels’ Who Saved Her From Burning Car

A woman who was injured in a fiery car crash on Long Island met with her two rescuers Tuesday, they are forever united after the harrowing experience.

03/11/2014

Setauket house where Ross Reisner was fatally shot. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Report: Slain LI Equestrian Had Been Harassed By Former Tenant In Recent Months

According to reports, Suffolk County homicide detectives are looking into reports that Ross Reisner was being harassed by text message and had received a dead bird in a box delivered to his home anonymously.

09/27/2013

Setauket house where Ross Reisner was fatally shot. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Police: Prominent L.I. Equestrian Killed By Gunshot Through Window

Ross Reisner, 50, was shot in the chest around 8:45 p.m. Tuesday at his home on Upper Sheep Pasture Road in Setauket, police said.

09/25/2013

Kevin Rosero (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

L.I. Doctors Give 10-Year-Old Ecuadorean Boy A Reason To Smile

Doctors at Stony Brook University Hospital said they’ve performed about 10 surgeries since January on Kevin Rosero. The boy’s lip ballooned over his chin, making it difficult to eat and impossible to smile.

09/13/2013

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Suffolk Police Investigating Fatal Head-On Crash

Suffolk County police say Christopher Torres, 23, was driving his 2008 Nissan west on Horseblock Road in Yaphank when he lost control of the car around 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

07/21/2013

Suffolk County Police have arrested Jason Parker for allegedly assaulting a man in a road rage incident. (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Central Islip Man Charged In Alleged Road Rage Incident Enters Not Guilty Plea

Jason Parker, 25, was charged with criminal mischief, assault and aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle after he smashed another driver’s windows with a bat and punched him in the face last Wednesday, police said.

04/15/2013

Walt Whitman High School (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Student Hospitalized After Intentionally Jumping From L.I. School Window

School officials said the well-liked student was in a third-floor classroom of the science wing and appeared to have jumped through a window. The district superintendent said it happened as classes were changing.

12/13/2012

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