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Boiler Recall

Thousands Of Boilers Recalled, And Homeowners May Not Know It

Thousands of homeowners – many of them on Long Island – were being warned Friday that their boiler has been recalled due to a carbon monoxide danger.

03/14/2014

Nassau County police cruiser (file/credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

SUV Plows Through House In Wantagh, Long Island

A sport-utility vehicle slammed through a house that had just been remodeled because of Superstorm Sandy in Wantagh, Long Island early Saturday.

03/01/2014

Tom Johnson at his Seaford home. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

L.I. Family Moving Back Into Unfinished, Unfurnished Sandy-Damaged Home

Tom and Maureen Johnson, both 54, have been living with their two daughters, 11-year-old Viktoria and 12-year-old Stephanie, in rental homes for the past 13 months.

12/10/2013

Nassau County Police Department Patch

Police: 7-Eleven Worker Slashed, Stabbed During Attempted Robbery On L.I.

Two men have been arrested in connection with an attempted robbery on Long Island.

11/11/2013

Stinkbugs (credit: CBS 2)

Invasive Stink Bugs Make Their Way To Eastern Long Island

Once a bug gets in it will bring others along and begin to multiply. Bugs that do make it into your home should be trapped and taken outside. Crushing the bugs will create a pungent and overwhelming odor.

10/04/2013

Doctor (file/credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Understanding The Affordable Care Act: One Woman’s Concerns

Elisabeth Benjamin with the Community Service Society of New York said their team of volunteers has been busy helping people figure out the best deal for their specific situation.

09/20/2013

Wantagh Park Body Found

Homicide Investigation Continues After Body Found In Long Island Park

The body of a young male, likely in his 20s, was discovered by a passerby near Mill Pond Park Preserve in Wantagh around 4 p.m. Sunday.

08/05/2013

Wantagh Park Body Found

Homicide Investigation Under Way After Body Is Found In L.I. Park

A homicide investigation has been launched in Nassau County, after a body was discovered in a park in Wantagh Sunday.

08/04/2013

Psychic Lisa King was arrested on grand larceny charges. (credit: Nassau County Police)

Nassau Psychic Arrested For Allegedly Scamming Customer

Nassau County Police arrested Lisa King, 43, on charges of grand larceny after she allegedly conned a woman out of $4,900.

06/30/2013

Beer Pong

Long Island Man Charged In Stabbing During Beer Pong Game

A 22-year-old Long Island man has been charged with stabbing and wounding another man during a game of beer pong in the suspect’s garage.

06/03/2013

Fireworks (file/credit: CBS 2)

Police: LI Man Arrested For Shooting Off Fireworks

Nassau County police say plainclothes officers saw fireworks erupting from the backyard of Craig Paulich’s home shortly before midnight Saturday.

05/26/2013

Chantelle LeGrande, 28, of Springfield Gardens, Queens, with baby daughter Alani Evelyn. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Woman Gives Birth To Baby Girl On Seaford-Oyster Bay Expressway

Chantelle LeGrande, 28, said she was in the front seat of the car and her boyfriend Gregory Mars was driving, racing from their home in Queens to Plainview Hospital, when she felt the baby coming.

03/14/2013

Rep. Peter King (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images News)

Rep. Peter King To Go Toe-To-Toe With Professional In Boxing Match

Rep. King, 68, will be lacing up his boxing gloves for a two-round exhibition bout against New York state light heavyweight kickboxing champion, “Irish” John Foley, at a pub in Wantagh, N.Y.

03/06/2013

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Teen Charged In Chalkboard Threat To Assassinate Principal

A teen from Nassau County has been charged with a felony, after he allegedly wrote on the blackboard that he wanted to “assassinate the principal and take over the school.”

01/09/2013

Mel Turner (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

L.I. School Board Votes To Reinstate Fired Autistic Janitor

Mel Turner was fired from his part-time job in the Wantagh School District for allegedly making threatening statements.

09/21/2012

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