Syosset

Jeremy Weckerle Awaiting Sentencing After Pleading Guilty In Fatal L.I. Crash

Weckerle pleaded guilty to manslaughter and to driving while impaired by drugs.

09/01/2011

LIPA Crews In Syosset, Aug. 31 (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

LIPA Races To Restore Power; Gov’t Reaches Out To Irene-Affected Residents

LIPA crews say they have restored power to nearly 300,000 customers in three days and get upset when given an “F” grade by a politician or slammed by customers.

08/31/2011

The home at 6 Alexander Drive is seen after an explosion - Syosset, NY - May 5, 2011 (credit: Mona Rivera / 1010 WINS)

Man Hospitalized After Home Explodes In Syosset

A Nassau County man is lucky to be alive after his Syosset home suddenly exploded, with the force of the explosion literally rocking the neighborhood.

05/05/2011

The emergency preparedness staff at North Shore-LIJ Health System are looking, listening, and learning from the Japan crisis about what to do should something similar happen in the Tri-State. (Credit: CBS 2)

Local Rescue Workers Hope To Learn From Japan Disaster

Local rescue workers are keeping a close eye on the crisis in Japan, watching and learning in case of a similar disaster in the Tri-State.

03/16/2011

Generic Ambulance File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Cops: LI Man Arrested After Returning To Accident Site

Police say a man who left the scene of a Long Island traffic accident where a woman was run over twice has been arrested after going back there.

12/23/2010

Car back-up cameras

Automakers To Eliminate Back-up Blind Spots

A Long Island father accidentally backed his SUV over his 2-year-old son, killing him. But instead of drowning in their grief, he and his family pushed for a new law to end this driveway danger.

12/09/2010

Syosset Crash (credit: CBS 2)

Cops Still Searching For Second L.I. Truck Drag Racer

An elderly man is dead, and his wife is fighting for her life — both of them victims of a head-on collision that police said was caused by drag racers.

11/30/2010

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Drag Racing May Have Led To Deadly Syosset Crash

According to authorities, 32-year-old Everardo Nieto, was drunk when his Ford dump truck crossed into the opposite lane on Jericho Turnpike and smashed into a Mercedes.

11/29/2010

Heating Assistance Program Funding Deadline Approaching

Congress is approaching the Dec. 3 deadline for refunding the Heating Assistance Program and many Americans are worried about getting their assistance.

11/13/2010

Photo Credit: AP

As Winter Nears, Federal Heating Assistance Could Expire

Winter weather will be upon the tri-state soon enough, but state and federal programs designed to assist homeowners heat their homes could soon run out of money.

11/12/2010

The Long Island Rail Road station in Syosset, NY - File / Photo: MTA

Ridership Declines On Long Island Rail Road

An optimistic spike in ridership over the summer on the Long Island Rail Road has turned into disappointment.

10/26/2010

A Long Island Rail Road train - File Photo

LIRR Signal Modernization Means Weekend Headaches

It’s short-term pain for long-term gain, says Long Island Rail Road spokesman Sam Zambuto.

09/28/2010

Generic Police File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

No Device Found After Bomb Threat At LI Building

Authorities say no explosive device was found at a Long Island building that houses offices belonging to Cablevision Systems Corp.

09/26/2010

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