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Customers at this Westbury dry cleaners were left hanging, when the store owner was evicted. (Credit CBS 2)

Good News For Customers Left Hanging By Westbury Dry Cleaner’s Eviction

Customers at a popular Westbury, Long Island dry cleaner were left hanging on Thursday, after the owner was suddenly evicted.

06/06/2013

Red light camera on Long Island (file/credit: CBS 2)

L.I. Drivers Seeing Red Over Lack Of Red-Light Camera Warning Signs

A round of 100 new red-light cameras are going up across Long Island. There is no law on the books in New York that mandates camera alerts at intersections.

05/28/2013

Long Island Marathon

Security Tight As Long Island Marathon Weekend Begins

Hundreds of runners took off at the sound of the horn Saturday morning for the 5K run – part of the Long Island Marathon weekend.

05/04/2013

Avanti Nightclub in Westbury, N.Y. - May 2, 2013 (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Westbury Mayor Says Nightclub Is Actually Swingers Club

Peter Cavallaro, mayor of the village of Westbury, has accused the owner of the Avanti cabaret of operating a swingers club inside, something the owner denies.

05/02/2013

Jerry Lewis attends his 86th Birthday celebration after party at New York Friars Club on March 16, 2012. (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)

Jerry Lewis And Ole Clay Cole’s Soul

On Saturday night, Jerry Lewis will headline at the NYCB Theatre at Westbury, showcasing a mix of comedy, music, reminiscences and banter.

04/05/2013

Paul Hannwacker (Nasau County Police)

Police: L.I. Man Stole From 85-Year-Old Mother To Get Drugs

Paul Hannwacker, 46, was arrested early Sunday after he was found in an intoxicated state in his car that was stopped at a 45-degree angle in the middle of the road in Westbury, police said.

02/25/2013

104-year-old Ida Zipkis with her daughter Roberta at the Bristal Assisted Living Community in Westbury, Long Island - Nov. 28, 2012 (credit: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880)

Long Island Resident Ida Zipkis Celebrates 104th Birthday

With a big birthday cake in front of her and her daughter by her side, Ida Zipkis celebrated her 104th birthday Wednesday at the Bristal Assisted Living Community in Westbury, Long Island.

11/28/2012

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Jerry Seinfeld To Add Long Island Show, Donate Proceeds To Sandy Relief

Jerry Seinfeld announced Wednesday that he has added a show in Long Island to his upcoming tour in December, and that he will donate the proceeds to relief efforts for Superstorm Sandy victims.

11/07/2012

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Long Island Man Spent Five Months Growing Massive, Award-Winning Pumpkin

A big pumpkin sitting on Scott Armstrong’s front yard in Commack recently took the top prize at the annual “Giant Pumpkin Weigh-Off” in Westbury. The massive pumpkin tipped the scales at 12,079 lbs making it the heaviest pumpkin ever grown on Long Island.

10/14/2012

Nassau County police cruiser (file/credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Two Arrested On Long Island After Reports Of Shots Fired

Witnesses told them that a man fired a gun and then fled with another man in a Honda Civic. Police found the suspects inside the car at a nearby parking garage.

10/01/2012

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Nassau Police: Suspect Shot After Aggressively Backing Up Van, Nearly Hitting Officer

Police surrounded the 2007 Town & Country minivan after getting the call that it was the same van involved in multiple car break-ins around Westbury and Valley Stream.

09/18/2012

Monument to Charles Lindbergh's takeoff - Westbury, NY - Aug 24, 2012 (credit: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880)

Push On To Preserve Site Of Lindbergh’s Takeoff

On Long Island, residents and lawmakers want to preserve the site where Charles Lindbergh took off for his historic 1927 Transatlantic flight to France.

08/24/2012

Long Island Rail Road station - Hicksville, NY - Feb 28, 2012 (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Long Island Rail Road Plans To Spend $200 Million To Upgrade Main Line

The Long Island Rail Road has scheduled a major facelift for its busiest line. More than $200 million will be spent to upgrade the Long Island Rail Road’s Main Line, which carries more than 40 percent of its traffic.

05/20/2012

Manuel Carranza, inset, and items police say were seized from his New Cassel home (credits: Handout and Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

L.I. Fake Dentist Case Spurs Investigation Into Unlicensed Doctoring

An investigation is underway to determine whether any labs participated in a cover-up and into just how widespread unlicensed doctoring may be.

04/27/2012

Weather In Manhattan March 8 (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Tri-State Area Basks In Unusually Warm Winter Weather; Temps Hit 70 Degrees

What winter? It is windy outside, but who cares? With temps expected to reach 70 on March 8, who’s complaining?

03/08/2012

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