West Babylon

FILE: Hampton Bays residents found Ku Klux Klan recruitment pamphlets at their homes in August 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Purported KKK Fliers Found In West Babylon, Shirley

More than a dozen leaflets were found Sunday in West Babylon and Shirley, Suffolk County police said. Similar fliers were found in Hampton Bays in July and August.

09/08/2014

Kristen Kelly with her Russian terrier, Yuri. (credit: Handout)

Dog Swept Away By Floodwaters Found Dead On Long Island

The search for a dog that was swept away by floodwaters in West Babylon during the height of Wednesday’s historic storm has come to a tragic end.

08/14/2014

Geoffrey Tobin and Miranda Mugavero (Credit: Suffolk County Police)

2 Suspects Charged In West Babylon Drive-By Shooting

Two suspects have been arrested in connection with a drive-by shooting in West Babylon that left a man injured Monday morning.

08/04/2014

Neighbors say baseballs coming from a park in West Babylon are damaging their homes. (Credit: CBS 2)

West Babylon Residents Cry Foul Over Barrage Of Balls, Noise Coming From Little League Field

Homeowners in one Long Island village say they have a simple request. They want the park across the street and the little league baseball players who use it to be better neighbors.

07/21/2014

Charles Riehl being led away in handcuffs (Credit: CBS 2)

Homeless Man Arrested In Connection With Series Of Long Island Bank Robberies

A homeless man has been arrested in connection with a series of bank robberies on Long Island.

06/28/2014

FILE - A hospital sign (credit: ClipArt)

2 Suffer Carbon Monoxide Poisoning In West Babylon

Two people were taken to the hospital after being exposed to high levels of carbon monoxide inside a commercial building Tuesday afternoon.

05/06/2014

West Babylon Junior High School (credit: jhs.wbschools.org/)

5 L.I. School Districts Seek School Budgets That Break State Tax Cap

WEST BABYLON, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – A handful of Long Island school districts will ask voters next month to approve education budgets that would break the state tax cap. As WCBS 880 Long Island Bureau Chief […]

04/11/2014

June Legister stands with attorney John Ray, who points to her image in a photo of a strip show at a Long Island nursing home on April 9, 2014. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Mystery Woman In L.I. Nursing Home Stripper Photo Speaks Out

The woman appears in the photo next to 86-year-old Bernice Youngblood, a resident of the East Neck Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in West Babylon.

04/09/2014

West Babylon Junior High School (credit: jhs.wbschools.org/)

West Babylon Junior High Student Suspended After Bringing Bullet To School

The student was suspended from West Babylon Junior High School on Thursday. A 9 mm bullet was found in a stairwell by a janitor two days earlier.

01/23/2014

Police say this man robbed a TD Bank in West Babylon before taking off on foot. (Credit Suffolk County Police)

Cops Seek Suspect In West Babylon TD Bank Robbery

Police in Suffolk County are investigating a bank robbery that took place in West Babylon on Wednesday.

01/08/2014

The NYPD Officer Peter Figoski Memorial Bridge. (credit: Sen. Phil Boyle's Office)

L.I. Bridge Renamed For Fallen NYPD Officer Peter Figoski

The bridge on State Route 109 in West Babylon was renamed the “New York City Police Department Detective Peter Figoski Memorial Bridge” during a ceremony over the weekend.

12/02/2013

West Babylon Drug Deal Suspects

Police: Men Conducted Drug Deal In Broad Daylight Near L.I. School

Police in Suffolk County arrested two men Wednesday for allegedly conducting a drug deal in broad daylight, steps from a middle school in West Babylon.

09/25/2013

Police remove a fishing hook from a swan's bill on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013 in West Babylon. (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Police Rescue Injured Swan In West Babylon

Officers were called to Santapogue Creek just before 9 a.m. When they arrived, they found the swan with fishing line around its neck and a hook in its bill.

09/18/2013

Officer Peter Figoski with his four daughters Caitlyn, Corinne, Caroline, Christine. (credit: Facebook)

Long Island Street Dedicated To The Memory Of Slain NYPD Officer Peter Figoski

Figoski’s four daughters, his parents, relatives, neighbors, and a significant number of law enforcement personnel were on hand as the West Babylon street that the slain cop lived on was renamed Officer Peter Figoski Way.

08/03/2013

Red-light cameras such as this one are popping up all over Long Island, but without much warning. (Photo: CBS 2)

L.I. Man Complains Of Red Light Camera Outside His Window

Daniel McCarthy’s house sits at the intersection of Arnold Avenue and Great East Neck Road in West Babylon where, in May, Suffolk County crews installed a red light camera.

08/01/2013

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