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Nassau County Police Seeking Suspect in Connection with Uniondale Shooting

Uniondale, NY - February 19, 2019 - The Third Squad detectives are investigating a shooting that occurred on Monday, February 18, 2019 in Uniondale. According to detectives, police responded to New York Avenue for a person that was shot. Upon arrival the officers located a male gunshot victim and tr


Norma Gonsalvez: ICE Must Stay At Nassau County Jail

The East Meadow community is the home of the Nassau County Jail which incarcerates some very violent criminals. The safety and well-being of our children, adults and community members are primary responsibilities of the Nassau County Executive. Regardless of political party our county executives, ov


Hiring: Employment Events, Trending Jobs

Looking for work in the Huntington area? Let us help. Get it for free at the Huntington Public Library-Main Building. The next session is Wednesday, Mar. 6, between 6 and 9 p.m. HPL cardholders are given priority. Sign up at (631) 427-5165, ext. 251 or 252.


Women accuse John McGann, late Long Island bishop, of sexual abuse

A lawyer representing two women who allege they were sexually abused as girls by the late Bishop John R. McGann and others in the Rockville Centre diocese is expected to make their stories public Tuesday.


New York Lawmakers Get an Earful From Commuters During Subway 'Ride-Along'

Legislators rode the rails with commuters on a listening tour Tuesday morning that many hope will improve the transit system. New York Sen. Mike Gianaris went on a the ride-along with the Riders Alliance — a group that" fights for fights for reliable, affordable, world-class public transit" — to fin


Nassau County Expects Winter Weather On Wednesday, Warming Centers Open

In anticipation of Wednesday afternoon’s expected snowfall, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran warns of hazardous driving conditions and advises residents to take extra precautions, particularly during Wednesday evening’s commute.


Child hit in Seaford; Sunrise Highway closed

A child pedestrian was struck by a vehicle in Seaford on Tuesday, shutting down all lanes of Sunrise Highway at Hicksville Road, Nassau police said. The victim, who appears to be between 12 and 14 years old, was struck about 3:25 p.m. on westbound Sunrise Highway near Washington Avenue and rushed to


Nassau County Package Thief Caught On Camera, Police Say

CEDARHURST, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – Police say a package thief is on the prowl on Long Island. The man is suspected of stealing deliveries from three Nassau County homes around 3:30 p.m. Saturday.


Lewis County teen crowned New York State Dairy Princess

Reegan Domagala from Lewis County was crowned the 2019-20 New York State Dairy Princess on Tuesday at the Holiday Inn in Salina, outside Syracuse. She has served as the Lewis County Dairy Princess since the spring.


Amityville Man Allegedly Drove Drunk with Children, Ages 7 and 10, in Vehicle, Cops Say

Massapequa, NY - February 19, 2019 - The Nassau County Police Department reports the arrest of an Amityville man for Driving While Intoxicated/Leandra’s law that occurred on Sunday, February 17, 2019 at 7:50 p.m. in Massapequa.


Total Orthopedics and Sport Medicine opens $3 million, 20,000 s/f facility designed by Victor Famulari Architect

Syosset, NY Total Orthopedics and Sports Medicine has opened the group’s new $3 million facility. Medical appointments and a walk-in clinic that provides orthopedic-specific urgent care, Total Ortho Express, are among the services available at the 115 Eileen Way location, a 20,000 s/f, detached one-


Man Shot And Left For Dead In Nassau Street

Nassau police are seeking the public's help to find a man wanted for a shooting that occurred in Uniondale Monday morning. According to police, a call came in at 11:15 a.m. for a person who was shot on New York Avenue. When police arrived, they found a man who had been shot and took him to a nearby


Man Wanted For Assault At Lindenhurst Bar: Police

LINDENHURST, NY - Suffolk Police are seeking a man wanted for an assault at a Lindenhurst bar last year. Anthony Donato, 31, is wanted for assaulting a man in front of Canyon of Heroes on 168 Montauk Highway.


Long Island co-workers claim $437 million Mega Millions jackpot

UPPER BROOKVILLE, Nassau County (WABC) -- A group of Long Island area co-workers have claimed the $437 million Mega Millions jackpot for the January 1 drawing, the largest jackpot in New York Lottery history.


Case of 'zombie deer disease' confirmed in New York state

ONEIDA COUNTY, N.Y. (WHEC) -- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has issued a warning about "zombie deer disease" that affects deer, elk, and moose. As of January, 24 states have reported cases of Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD), according to the CDC, including a reported case in Oneida Co


Swallow To Close In Huntington; The Paramount To Take Over Spot

Swallow Restaurant in Huntington, known for its small dishes designed for sharing, announced it will close in March or April. Swallow said on Facebook that it will continue to focus on its Montauk location and the Paramount, the entertainment venue next door, will take over the location.


1 of 2 Hempstead shooting victims dies of injuries, police say

One of two men who was shot in Hempstead on Monday has died from his injuries, Nassau County police said Tuesday. Police identified the man as Matthew Gilreath, 28, of Hempstead.


LI Residents Could Get Stuck With Big Bills To Pay For Drinking Water Cleanup

LONG ISLAND, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – $840 million. That’s how much it could cost to clean up contaminated drinking wells on Long Island and water providers there are warning residents – their water bills could double because of it.


Northport Police: Dumpster, Dog Complaints

Recent reports from the Northport Village Police Department. The First Presbyterian Church reported that someone is using the First Presbyterian Dumpster to dump private waste.The complainant requests extra vigilance from this agency. To this point, the waste is not large in size and has been taken


3 dead in NJ multi-vehicle crash after driver loses control: police

WAYNE, N.J. — Three people are dead after a large crash involving multiple vehicles in New Jersey, the Passaic County Prosecutor’s office confirmed Tuesday. At approximately 8:46 a.m. on Tuesday, police responded to a serious crash involving multiple vehicles on the northbound side of Route 23, near