Woodmere

Hundreds of firefighters line the street for the funeral of Inwood firefighter Joseph Sanford, Jr. on Dec. 31, 2014. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Funeral Held For Long Island Firefighter Fatally Injured In Woodmere Blaze

Hundreds of firefighters lined the streets Wednesday to pay tribute to Joseph Sanford, Jr.

12/31/2014

A procession to visitation for Joseph Sanford Jr., who died after being injured fighting a fire on Long Island. (Credit: CBS2)

Thousands Come Out In Show Of Support For Fallen Inwood, L.I. Firefighter

Thousands of firefighters came out on Tuesday night, in a show of support for a fallen colleague.

12/30/2014

Vehicles in procession for Joseph Sanford, Jr. in Manhasset on Dec. 24, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Procession Honors Long Island Firefighter Who Died Battling Woodmere House Fire

Dozens of vehicles lined Community Drive in Manhasset Wednesday to honor Joseph Sanford, Jr.

12/25/2014

Joseph Sanford, firefighter died after being critically injured in Woodmere house fire on Dec. 19, 2014. (credit: Handout)

Firefighter Injured Battling Woodmere Blaze Dies At Long Island Hospital

There was sad news to report from Long Island on Tuesday. A firefighter injured battling a house fire last Friday, has died.

12/23/2014

Joseph Sanford, firefighter died after being critically injured in Woodmere house fire on Dec. 19, 2014. (credit: Handout)

Firefighter Injured In Woodmere Blaze Remains In Critical Condition

Joseph Sanford, a 17-year veteran volunteer with the Inwood Fire Department, was fighting the fire when he fell through one of the floors of the home on Central Avenue in Woodmere.

12/20/2014

A volunteer firefighter suffered critical injuries while battling a fire at this home in Woodmere, N.Y. on Dec. 19, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Firefighter In Critical Condition After House Fire In Woodmere

The Central Avenue house was totally gutted by the fire, which broke out at around 4 a.m., CBS2’s Carolyn Gusoff reported.

12/19/2014

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Thief Steals Ring Off Woman’s Finger In Roslyn Heights Parking Lot

Witnesses say the thief– who is described as being between 30 and 40 years old, 6 feet tall and wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt– ran off behind the store.

09/16/2014

The suspected getaway car in the robberies of two women in Woodmere, Long Island. (Credit: CBS 2)

Police Investigate Possible Pattern Of Attacks In Woodmere, Long Island

Authorities believe an attack on a woman who was robbed of her engagement ring in Woodmere, Long Island may be part of a pattern.

09/05/2014

This woman named Linda was robbed in her garage in Woodmere, Long Island on Tuesday, Sept. 2. (Credit: CBS 2)

Long Island Woman Recalls Horror Of Being Robbed In Her Garage

Police continued to search Thursday for a suspect who followed a 74-year-old woman into her garage, and robbed her of an expensive diamond engagement ring, in Woodmere, Long Island.

09/04/2014

Nassau Police vehicle. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Police: Man Robbed Woman, 74, Of Jewelry Outside Long Island Home

Nassau County police were searching Wednesday night for a suspect who accosted and robbed a 74-year-old woman in broad daylight in Woodmere.

09/03/2014

Nassau Police vehicle. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Police: Man Put Woman, 69, In Chokehold, Robbed Her In L.I. Home

Police on Friday were searching for a robber who put a 69-year-old woman into a chokehold as she was walking through her house in Woodmere, Long Island.

08/22/2014

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Attorney: Accused L.I. Ponzi Schemer Out On Bail

Gershon Barkany was arrested by FBI agents on March 28. He’s accused of spending the investors’ money for his personal benefit.

04/09/2013

Number Six School in Woodmere (file / credit: Google Maps)

Long Island Voters Deciding On Controversial School Sale Today

The plan is to sell the vacant Number Six School in Woodmere for $12.5 million to a group that wants to convert it to an outpatient medical center.

03/20/2013

A debate is raging on Long Island whether to turn a closed elementary school into medical offices (credit: CBS 2)

Contentious L.I. Debate Rages On Whether To Turn Vacant School Into Medical Offices

The hot-button issue is whether to sell the vacant Number Six School in Woodmere for $12.5 dollars, return it to the tax rolls and pump the much-needed cash into the district’s budget.

03/19/2013

Osmina Guzman (credit: CBS 2)

Queens Maid Accused Of Stealing A Combined $42,000 From 3 Houses On Long Island

She cleaned their homes and then cleaned them out of their prized possessions. That’s what police in Nassau County are saying about a Queens woman who worked for several families in the Five-Towns area.

06/19/2012

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