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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

Uniondale Cable Guy Impersonator Attack

CBS 2 Exclusive: L.I. Woman Says Cable Guy Impersonator Invaded Home, Attacked

An armed con artist was on the loose Wednesday night, after terrorizing a 74-year-old woman on Long Island.

04/09/2014

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

Student Found Dead In Hofstra University Dorm Room

A Hofstra University student was found dead of unknown causes in his dorm room Friday.

03/28/2014

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Police: Man Wanted For Deserting U.S. Navy Found At Long Island Home

Nassau County police said Roberto Carlo Ayala was arrested Friday morning by officers from the department’s fugitive squad and U.S. marshals.

01/17/2014

Grocery Store (credit: Getty Images, FILE)

Union Leaders Meet To Discuss Possible Strike At Stop & Shop Stores

Union leaders at Stop & Shop stores were holding meetings with membership Sunday evening, as they discuss the possibility of a strike or work stoppage.

11/24/2013

Joseph Wood (credit: Nassau County Police)

L.I. Man Running For Town Clerk Accused Of Forcible Touching

The alleged incidents occurred on Sept. 27 and Oct. 6 at a sober house in Uniondale where 73-year-old Joseph Wood is a counselor.

10/28/2013

The Northern Parkway Elementary School, where pepper spray was released on Oct. 23, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Police: 10-Year-Old Student Charged In Pepper Spray Incident At L.I. School

The boy, who has not been identified, was released to the custody of a family member, Nassau County police said. He is due in court in November.

10/24/2013

Emergency vehicles at Northern Parkway Elementary School after pepper spray was released on Oct. 23, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Uniondale School Evacuated After Student Releases Pepper Spray

The incident happened just before 11:30 a.m. at the Northern Parkway School in Uniondale.

10/23/2013

Northern Parkway School (credit: CBS 2)

Long Island Elementary School Celebrates 90th Birthday

On the guest list were several alumni who were students at the school decades ago.

09/19/2013

Nassau County Gun Buyback

Crowds Head To Church In Uniondale For Gun Buyback

People lined up an hour ahead of time Saturday at a gun buyback event in Uniondale, Long Island.

09/07/2013

An exterior view of the Nassau Coliseum (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Officials, Sports Luminaries Celebrate Announcement Of Nassau Coliseum Renovation Project

Elected officials have joined luminaries from the sports world at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum to celebrate the announcement of a $229 million renovation project for the aging arena.

08/16/2013

The owner of this home arrived to find that a pair of alleged squatters had taken up residence. (Credit Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

Man And Woman Face Charges For Allegedly Squatting In Uniondale Home

Dwayne L. Williams, 40, of Hempstead, and Pamela D Council, 40, of Winston Salem, North Carolina were discovered living in a vacant home.

08/10/2013

Vanessa Bueno, 14, helped cops stop a home invasion during a babysitting gig in Uniondale. (Credit CBS 2)

Quick-Thinking Teen Helps Cops Bust Break-In Suspects In Uniondale

A home invasion turned into a nerve-wracking experience for a Uniondale teenager on Friday; when two men broke into her home she hid and called for help.

08/09/2013

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