Dr. Susan Poser Becomes Hofstra University's 1st Female PresidentPoser began her tenure at Friday's inaugural ceremony.
Hempstead's Effort To Revitalize Downtown, Transit Hub Starts With Community Policing Unit On Mountain BikesHempstead Village, the largest village in New York, has a new vision to help draw outsiders to its cultural attractions, restaurants and shopping.
Long Island School Bus Driver Accused Of Driving While Intoxicated With Child On BoardPolice said 29-year-old Mercedes Parada was found slumped over the steering wheel of the bus with a student on board.
Long Island Crews Preparing For Potential Flooding, Downed Trees From Tropical Depression FredFred's been making its way up the coast from Florida with 70 mile per hour winds and a lot of rain.
Sharks Spotted At Rockaway, Lido BeachesNassau County Executive Laura Curran says this is the 20th confirmed sighting in the county this summer.
Despite Having Its Tools Stolen, Long Island Nonprofit Completes Renovations On Disabled Mom's Hempstead HomeThere was a big reveal Tuesday for a disabled Long Island mother whose house was in dire need of repair.
Town Of Hempstead Beaches Suspend Swimming After More Shark Sightings Off Long IslandAn official said the shutdown was a precaution they had to take after multiple sharks were spotted along the shoreline.
Hempstead Officials Issue Reminder About Danger Of Rip CurrentsSo far, this season has been average for rip current formation, but with the approach of peak hurricane season, the Town of Hempstead is ramping up efforts to educate the public.
Tracking Elsa: Long Island Officials Urging Residents To Prepare For Potential Flooding OvernightLong Island is bracing for its first brush of the season with a named storm.
With COVID Restrictions Lifted, Families Flock To Beaches, Pools, Parks To Stay Cool Amid Extreme HeatFamilies across the Tri-State Area looked for places to cool off Monday. Unlike last year, there were plenty of options at public places where restrictions are eased.
Falling Vaccination Rate Has Health Experts Concerned As New York Reopens, Delta Variant SpreadsSome Long Island parents worry the state's lifting of protocols may be used as an excuse not to get vaccinated.
Long Island Nonprofit That Builds Homes For The Disabled Gets Overwhelming Public Support After Power Tools StolenA Long Island charity's mission was grounded after someone stole their power tools, which were being used to build homes for the disabled. But CBS2 viewers came though for them.
Volunteers Heartbroken After Thieves Steal Power Tools Needed To Complete Repairs At Disabled Woman's HomeThey spent months renovating a disabled woman's home in Hempstead, but someone broke in overnight and stole their power tools.
Child Falls From Building In HempsteadPolice could be seen investigating on the sixth floor balcony and the building's roof.
African American Museum Of Nassau County Renamed After Local Black History Icons Julius And Joysetta PearseJoysetta Pearse came from a Broadway show business family. Julius Pearse descended from slaves to become Freeport's first Black police officer.