Dangerous Long Island Grade Crossing Replaced As Part Of Years-Long Effort To Make LIRR SaferIt took six months to carve out the road under the tracks, but it has been decades in the making with six fatal crashes along the stretch in 10 years.
Long Island Soccer Coach Accused Of Having Sexual Contact With 16-Year-OldNassau County police say the sexual contact with the 16-year-old girl took place on two occasions in Westbury.
Irina Zaretti, Who Immigrated To New York In 1954, Celebrates 100th Birthday With Family, Friends On Long IslandThe matriarch of a unique Italian-American family was crowned 100-years-old Friday. Irina Zaretti, 100, told CBS2's Jennifer McLogan that her life is nothing but splendid.
Long Island Food Banks Trying To Keep Up With Rising Food InsecurityThe coronavirus pandemic caused a massive strain on our region's food banks, which are trying to keep up with demand. CBS2's Carolyn Gusoff reports some predict the need will linger far beyond the current health crisis.
Coronavirus Farming: Don't Want To Go To Grocery Stores? Here Are Tips For Planting Cold- And Warm-Weather VeggiesWhile stuck at home due to the coronavirus pandemic, you may want to put that time to use by doing something that can help feed your family.
Coronavirus Update: Family Members Of Those With Alzheimer's, Dementia Face New Struggles Amid CrisisMany now feel trapped in their own homes without any help. Structure, routine and stability need to be offered in new ways.
Long Island Church, Mosque Join To Celebrate What Different Faiths Have In CommonThe spirit of Christmas came alive on Long Island as a mosque and a church joined to spread holiday cheer to hundreds of members of the Westbury community.
Cops And Kids Go Holiday Shopping Together As Part Of 'Heroes & Helpers' ProgramFifty kids from the Westbury School District went on a holiday shopping spree with police officers.
Fire Engulfs Popular Harvest Diner In WestburyA popular diner in Nassau County will be partially demolished after an early morning fire burned through the building on Thursday.
NC Man Accused Of Driving Drunk With 4 Children In Car In WestburyFour children between the ages of 7 and 15 were in the vehicle at the time, along with a 38-year-old man.
Lone Survivor Of 1982 Grade-Crossing Crash In Mineola Shocked People Still Drive Around Gates To Beat LIRR TrainsKathy Caemmerer still walks with crutches, 37 years later after Long Island's worst grade-crossing crash.
'I Really Thought I Was Going To Die': Survivors Recount Terrifying Collision On LIRR Tracks As Normal Service ResumesMTA officials continue to investigate what led to the driver's deadly decision to go around the gate and onto the tracks.
Investigators Trying To Piece Together Events Leading Up To Deadly LIRR CrashPolice said the vehicle drove around lowered safety gates and was hit by the two trains moving in opposite directions.
LIRR Service Limited On Ronkonkoma, Huntington/Port Jefferson Branches Following Deadly CollisionLong Island Rail Road commuters should expect service changes and delays Wednesday, following last night’s deadly collision in Westbury.
3 Dead After LIRR Trains Strike Truck, Manhattan-Bound Train Crashes Into Westbury StationNassau County police say the truck, which was struck by LIRR trains going in both directions, was allegedly attempting to beat the railway crossing gates before they closed.