Stony Brook

The "Pink Sweet" at the Stony Brook Holiday Inn Express (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

Long Island Hotel Checks In To Breast Cancer Fight, Unveils Pink Room

A portion of the proceeds earned from those staying in the room at the Holiday Inn Express in Stony Brook will go to the cause.

10/23/2014

Waters off coast of Long Island (Credit: CBS 2)

New Data Shows Alarming Nitrogen Levels In Long Island’s Waterways

In a startling new study by Stony Brook scientists, more than two-thirds of the Island’s coastal waters this summer showed poor to lethal amounts of oxygen.

10/22/2014

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Families Eager For Suffolk County’s First Children’s Hospital

On Long Island, a massive construction project is underway to build Suffolk County’s first children’s hospital.

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

Stony Brook University campus (credit: CBS 2)

New ‘SB Guardian’ App Gives Stony Brook Students Peace Of Mind

Some Stony Brook University students looking for an added sense of security might want to turn to a new app.

09/12/2014

Rose petals are dropped from a helicopter on the Statue of Liberty June 6, 2014  (Photo credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Flower Shower At Statue Of Liberty Commemorates 70th Anniversary Of D-Day

Three helicopters showered 1 million rose petals on the Statue of Liberty on Friday during a ceremony commemorating the 70th anniversary of the D-Day invasion.

06/06/2014

Stephen Malusa

Community Shocked After Long Island H.S. Teacher Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Student

Ward Melville High School teacher Stephen Malusa, 47, is accused of fondling a then 15-year-old student in May of last year.

03/26/2014

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Albany Punches NCAA Tourney Ticket With 69-60 Win Over Stony Brook

DJ Evans scored 16 points as Albany defeated Stony Brook 69-60 in the America East championship on Saturday, giving the school their second consecutive NCAA tournament berth.

03/15/2014

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911 Dispatcher, Stony Brook EMTs Help New Mom Deliver Premature Twin Boys

Most babies arrive on their own schedule. The 48-year-old new mom from Stony Brook learned that firsthand when her twin boys came nearly three months early.

03/14/2014

911 operator (file/credit: CBS 2)

Suffolk County 911 Operator Helps Mom Deliver Twin Boys

A 48-year-old Stony Brook woman called 911 from her home on Tuesday and told the dispatcher she was about to give birth. Operator Christine Springer said the new mom stayed calm in an otherwise stressful situation.

03/13/2014

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

Nassau County police cruiser (File/Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Quick Thinking Cop Tracks Down Suspects In Series Of Suffolk County Robberies

Suffolk County police have arrested two men in connection with a series of armed robberies that have taken place over the past week thanks to a quick thinking Nassau County Police Officer.

02/04/2014

Brandon Ashley and Nick Johnson of the Arizona Wildcats defend against Glenn Robinson III of the Michigan Wolverines on December 14, 2013 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Arizona defeated Michigan 72-70. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Rothstein: Monday Morning College Hoops Notebook; Arizona, Duke-UCLA & More

There is no team more prepared for the long haul than the Wildcats.

12/16/2013

Paul Lewis (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Police: Guest Stole Items From Several Vehicles On L.I. On Thanksgiving Morning

Paul Lewis, 20, of Holbrook got into four unlocked cars on Barker Drive and Barnwell Drive between 6:30 a.m. and 7:30 a.m. Thursday and stole items including electronics and jewelry, police said.

11/29/2013

Patrick O’Sullivan (credit: Handout)

DA: L.I. Man Accused Of Raping Woman Plotted To Kill Victim, Witness

Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota said investigators uncovered “clear evidence” that 21-year-old Patrick O’Sullivan of East Moriches planned “a new scheme he believed would result in his freedom.”

10/02/2013

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