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Emergency crews on the scene of a deadly multi-car crash on the New York State Thruway on Feb. 26, 2014. (Credit: CBS 2)

Investigators: Smoking Plow Truck Set Off Fatal New York Thruway Crash

The accident, which involved a Thruway Authority plow truck, two tractor-trailers and four cars, happened around 10:45 a.m. Wednesday on Interstate 87 near exit 16 in Woodbury, police said.

02/27/2014

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Shock-Rocker Rob Zombie Complains About Noise From Skate Park Near Conn. Home

The town is looking into moving the park, but first it’s trying to muffle the noise by enclosing the sides of the metal skate ramps, stuffing the jumps with Styrofoam and putting up soundproofing fabric on a fence.

08/06/2013

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Friends Say Goodbye To Ad Exec Who Fell From Balcony, Died

Family and friends paid their last respects Sunday to an advertising executive who plunged 17 stories to her death from a Midtown balcony.

08/04/2013

A mini school bus collided with another vehicle in Woodbury, NY on Friday, Aug. 2, 2013. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Mini School Bus Collides With SUV On L.I.

It happened just after 8 a.m. on Plainview Road.

08/02/2013

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New Jersey Man Sets House On Fire While Trying To Kill Bedbugs

A fire in southern New Jersey is being blamed on a homeowner’s battle against bedbugs.

06/13/2013

Principal Dawn Hochsprung, 47 (credit: Facebook)

Sandy Hook Principal Dawn Hochsprung Remembered For Enthusiasm, Heroism At Wake

A large American flag hung near the doorway of the funeral home and luminaries spelling out the word ‘hope’ were set up on the lawn.

12/19/2012

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Teen Girl Charged With Arson, Attempted Murder In Alleged Plot To Kill Her Family

Neighbors are shaking their heads over a fire in a southern New Jersey town allegedly set by a 15-year-old girl who lived there.

08/19/2012

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L.I. Caterers Accused Of Lying About Being Kosher

According to the general manager and chef of Morrell Caterers on Long Island, people paid a premium for Kosher foods at over 200 weddings, Bar and Bat Mitzvahs, and other events, but everything was tainted.

02/08/2012

Adam Frasse and his sons (file / credit: All For Adam)

Fundraiser To Be Held Saturday Night For NYC Detective Adam Frasse

In November of 2009, New York City detective Adam Frasse suffered a heart attack and has been in a vegetative state in a Woodbury nursing home ever since.

10/14/2011

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Ex-Track Coach Gets Jail Term For Sex With Student

A former southern New Jersey high school track coach who had a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old student has been sentenced to six years in prison.

02/20/2011

Snow is seen on the roof of a hotel - Woodbury, NY - Jan 31, 2011 - Photo: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880

Snow Piling Up, Endangering Stability Of Area Roofs

The weight of so much snow is posing concerns of roof collapse throughout the Tri-State Area and it has the National Weather Service advising homeowners to begin clearing rooftops.

01/31/2011

St. Mark Coptic Orthodox Church in Woodbury, L.I. (credit: CBS 2)

L.I. Copts Pray For Families In Egypt

A small, early-morning service at St. Mark Coptic Orthodox Church in Woodbury, Long Island was sparsely attended but filled with an air of cautious optimism and concern over the events unfolding in Cairo Monday.

01/31/2011

Ten college students on Long Island did not let the freezing cold weather stop them from doing a good deed for charity. (Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Students Brave Frigid L.I. Temps To Support Cancer Charity

WOODBURY, N.Y. (WCBS 880) — Ten college students on Long Island did not let the freezing cold weather stop them from doing a good deed for charity. While the thermometer read 23 degrees Saturday in […]

01/22/2011

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Cops: Suspect Wore Bloody Boots To Interview

Gloucester County Prosecutor’s Office Detective Bryn Wilden said the woman wasn’t suspected in the killing until detectives noticed blood on her boots.

01/07/2011

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Cops: Suspect Wore Bloody Boots To Interview

Police say they arrested a woman in connection to a New Jersey homicide after she wore boots with the victim’s blood on them to a police interview.

01/07/2011

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