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Home for Sale (file / credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Study: Unaffordable Housing Has Pushed Young Adults Out Of Wealthy Suburbs

The wealthy suburbs on Long Island and in Westchester County have been losing their young workforce at a dramatic rate, and advocates blamed a lack of affordable housing.

02/25/2014

Cory Hubbard

Driver Surrenders In Maryland After L.I. Student Is Struck, Killed

A driver has surrendered to police, after a 22-year-old student from Long Island was killed in a hit-and-run at the University of Maryland.

01/17/2014

NYC Extreme Cold

Dangerous Cold Hits Tri-State Area As Weekend Begins

Tri-State Area residents woke up to dangerous cold Saturday, with some areas setting record lows in the minus range. And the conditions brought a high risk of hypothermia and frostbite for anyone outside for too long.

01/04/2014

New Long Islasnd Firehouse

Residents: New Firehouses On Long Island Are Too Lavish

They volunteer and save lives, and now, firefighters on Long Island have asked communities to upgrade old, out-of-date firehouses.

06/10/2013

Long Island Rail Road Cannonball train at Penn Station (credit: Peter Haskell / WCBS 880)

Express LIRR ‘Cannonball’ Service To Hamptons Begins Today

Starting Friday afternoon, the Long Island Rail Road will be running its new express service to the east end of the island.

05/24/2013

A UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter like this one had to make an emergency landing in Miller Place on Long Island. (file/credit: MASSOUD HOSSAINI/AFP/GettyImages)

Black Hawk Down; Helicopter Makes Emergency Landing On Long Island

Four mechanics from the 106th Rescue Wing in Westhampton came and fixed the problem. The Black Hawk was able to safely fly off about two hours after the emergency landing, according to authorities.

02/06/2013

Gavel (Credit: Clipart)

Suffolk County Votes To Remove 2 Trailers Full Of Sex Offenders

Suffolk County lawmakers have voted unanimously to move 38 homeless sex offenders out of two construction trailers, and place them in scattered locations throughout the county.

02/05/2013

A cove sits empty at the end of the day in Southampton, NY. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Hamptons Summer Rentals Already Filling Up

If you want to secure a rental property in the Hamptons for the summer, you had better hurry.

02/17/2012

Carole Crockett (credit: Handout)

Police: New Jersey School Bus Driver Was Drunk Behind The Wheel

Children on board a school bus called their parents to tell them their driver was swerving and falling asleep behind the wheel. Police said Carole Crockett’s blood alcohol level was more than three times the legal limit.

11/10/2011

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Living Large In A Westhampton Beach House

The dramatic dune road house defies the term beach house. It is 6,000 square feet of contemporary living, stilts raise it high above sea level to give unobstructed views of the Atlantic Ocean.

08/11/2011

Sharks

Sharks Sighting Cancels Swimming At Cupsogue Beach, Smith Point Reopens

Swimming will be banned until Saturday in the water at Cupsogue Beach County Park on after sharks were spotted just off shore this week, Katie Fehlinger reports. County officials have, however, reopened Smith Point beach to swimmers.

06/02/2011

Waves in Montauk (Photo/Sophia Hall)

Tropical Storm Earl Deals Only Glancing Blow To Tri-State

Much of the Jersey Shore was spared, but residents on Long Island’s East End faced some slick roads and deep puddles as Earl brushed alongside the area.

CBS 2–09/03/2010