Uniondale

Families are furious as Greenfield Cemetery is taking mementos away from gravesites. (Credit: CBS2)

Families Furious After Mementos Are Cleared Away From L.I. Gravesites

Family members make the pilgrimage once a week to visit the Uniondale, Long Island gravesite of their loved ones – often leaving cherished mementos. But now, the mementos are being cleared away.

06/26/2015

A Uniondale doctor says he is fed up with cars slamming into his practice. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: LI Doctor Fed Up With Drivers Crashing Into Office

A Long Island doctor is fed up after an out-of-control driver smashed into his medical office.

05/26/2015

Nassau Coliseum as seen before the Islanders' home playoff game against the Washington Capitals on April 21, 2015. (Credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Hempstead OKs Redevelopment Plan For Nassau Coliseum Site

A group headed by developer Bruce Ratner will renovate the aging arena and build a movie theater, restaurants, stores, recreation and office space on the 91-acre site.

05/26/2015

Jonathan Parra (credit: Nassau County Police)

Police: Uniondale Man Recorded Coworkers In Domino’s Bathroom

Jonathan Parra, 19, faces unlawful surveillance charges.

03/03/2015

Handcuffs (credit: clipart.com)

Uniondale Man Sentenced In 2012, Amityville Box-Cutter Attack

A Uniondale man has been sentenced to has been sentenced in a boxcutter attack on an Amityville man following a dispute with a woman in Freeport in 2012.

01/09/2015

Handcuffs (credit: clipart.com)

Cops: Westbury Man Stabbed Ex-Girlfriend In Uniondale

Police say they have arrested a man on attempted murder charges for allegedly stabbing his former girlfriend multiple times in the neck and shoulder.

01/08/2015

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Uniondale Convenience Store Clerks Fight Off Armed Robber

Two brave convenience store clerks came face-to-face with an armed robber and managed to end a violent robbery spree.

01/06/2015

Nassau Police vehicle. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

2 Men Arrested In Series Of Long Island Robberies

Sgt. John Giambrone said the men targeted business owners, believing they had large amounts of cash on them.

12/11/2014

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

Nassau Police Seek Man Who Attacked, Robbed Woman In Uniondale

Detectives said a 19-year-old woman was in her bedroom at her home on Newport Road in Uniondale Saturday at around 4:50 a.m. when a man entered and made a sexual advance toward her.

11/02/2014

Gun allegedly belonging to suspect in Upper East Side pharmacy robbery, police-involved shooting (Credit: NYPD)

Uniondale Man Sentenced To Prison For Fatal 2013 Shooting

A Long Island man has been sentenced for fatally shooting a man outside a church, Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced Wednesday.

10/08/2014

Police investigate a fatal crash on the Meadowbrook State Parkway in Uniondale on Sept. 22, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Police Investigating Fatal Overnight Crash On Meadowbrook State Parkway

State police said the one-car crash happened just after midnight Monday north of the Southern State Parkway.

09/22/2014

A family killed in a deadly wreck on the Southern State Parkway was to be laid to rest on Saturday. (Credit: CBS 2)

Family Killed In Southern State Parkway Wreck To Be Laid To Rest

The family who died in a crash on the Southern State Parkway last weekend was to be laid to rest on Saturday.

09/06/2014

Jiggs McDonald and Ed Westfall on November 19, 2011 at Nassau Coliseum. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Schwartz: Islanders Broadcaster Jiggs McDonald Bids Farewell To Coliseum

“Disbelief,” McDonald told CBS New York’s Peter Schwartz about the move to Brooklyn. “My reaction basically centered around the fan base and the folks that have been so loyal.”

07/11/2014

Nassau Police Officer Matthew Andoos, credited with rescue of three people from Uniondale house fire. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Police Officer Saves 3 People From Uniondale House Fire

A Nassau County police officer without protective gear ran into a burning home and saved three residents in Uniondale.

07/09/2014

New SAT

Students Look Forward To Revamped SAT With More Focus On ‘Real-World’ Problems

Real-world problems, more “focused” topics, and the elimination of “obscure vocabulary” are among the features of the revamped SAT for college admissions, which will be rolled out in 2016.

04/16/2014

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