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L.I. Man Charged After Dog Is Found Dead In Hot Car

A Long Island man was facing animal cruelty charges Wednesday, after his dog was found dead inside a hot car.

06/25/2014

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LIRR Service Restored On Four Branches Following Signal Problems

Service has been restored on the Long Island Rail Road’s Long Beach, Babylon, Far Rockaway, and West Hempstead Branches following earlier signal trouble at Valley Stream.

05/20/2014

Yellow-crowned Night Heron shot and wounded in Hewlett Bay Park, seen recovering on May 14, 2014. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Protected Heron Recovering After Being Shot, Wounded In Nassau County

The bird was shot in the wing with a pellet gun and suffered fractures in two places, officials said. The heron has undergone surgery.

05/14/2014

Yoel Gonzalez (credit: Nassau County Police)

Long Island Music Teacher Accused Of Having Sex With Teen Student

Yoel Gonzalez, 27, is charged with rape and criminal sex act. He is expected to be arraigned Friday in Hempstead.

02/21/2014

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Family Demands Action As Boy Lies In Critical Condition After L.I. Accident

A family from Valley Stream, Long Island, has been left devastated as their son fights for his life in the hospital. The boy was hit by a car at what his parents said is a very dangerous intersection near a school and church, and the family has demanded action so other children will not get hurt.

02/18/2014

A large chunk of ice fell from this Midtown building on Jan. 22, 2014, striking a man below in the face. (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Weather Injuries: Falling Ice Strikes Man In Face, Long Islander’s Fingers Sliced By Snowblower

A day after a major snowstorm walloped the Tri-State area, the weather was being blamed for at least two gruesome injuries..

01/22/2014

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Convicted ‘Hell On Horton Road’ Murderer Admits To Crime Nearly 25 Years Later

In a just-released transcript of last month’s parole hearing, Robert Golub admits to unintentionally killing teenage Valley Stream neighbor.

12/10/2013

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Arson Blamed For Dry Cleaners Fire On Long Island

Investigators have deemed that a fire that broke out early Sunday at a dry cleaners on Long Island was an arson.

12/08/2013

Kelly Ann Tinyes

Exclusive: Valley Stream Family Seeks To Keep Daughter’s Killer Behind Bars

Kelly Ann Tinyes was 13 when she was lured and murdered 25 years ago in Valley Stream in a case that made headlines for months.

10/03/2013

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Nassau Police: AK-47 Used To Rob Chinese Food Delivery Driver

The victim, making a delivery around 9:35 Tuesday night, was ordered to hand over the food and cash and then lay on the ground, police said.

10/02/2013

A sketch of a suspect wanted in connection with a sexual assault in Valley Stream State Park. (credit: CBS 2)

Cops: Suspect Wanted In L.I. Sex Assault May Be Linked To Other Attacks

“I want him to be taken out, taken off the streets,” the victim’s husband said.

09/05/2013

A sketch of a man wanted in connection with a brutal sexual assault in Valley Stream State Park. (credit CBS 2)

Cops Release Sketch Of Suspect Wanted In Brutal L.I. Sex Assault

The park’s tranquility was shattered on Sunday morning when a 60-year-old woman was raped during an exercise walk on a wooded trail. Park Police said that the man jumped the woman as she walked past him on the Children’s Explorer Trail.

09/02/2013

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Swiffer Couple From Long Island Enjoys The Spotlight

The Valley Stream, Long Island, couple, who has been married for 44 years, landed the gig after their daughter knew a casting director.

08/21/2013

Does this flood map make any sense to you? It sure doesn't to the people of Valley Stream, N.Y., which is why the village has a beef with FEMA. (Photo: CBS 2)

Perplexing Flood Zone Maps Pit The Village Of Valley Stream Against FEMA

Confusion reigns on Long Island in the Village of Valley Stream after the Federal Emergency Management Agency agreed to drop 1,500 homes from its new flood maps.

08/14/2013

Nassau County Police (credit: CBS 2)

Police: 2 Teens Charged In Connection With String Of L.I. Burglaries

Onyx Arroyo, 18 of Queens and Omar Allen, 17, of the Bronx are accused of breaking into a home on Roeckel Avenue in Valley Stream on Monday afternoon.

06/25/2013

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