Long Island

Central Islip Hit-and-Run
Suffolk County Police Department
January 16, 2019 - 5:12 pm
Police on Long Island are hunting for two hit-and-run drivers that struck and killed a man on New Year’s Day.
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LIRR Train
Sophia Hall/WCBS 880
January 14, 2019 - 12:36 pm
Long Island Railroad riders are fed up with filthy trains.
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letgo app
WCBS 880
January 12, 2019 - 5:59 pm
Suffolk County police are warning people who are planning to buy or sell something on the app “letgo.”
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School security guard
Dreamstime
January 09, 2019 - 12:36 pm
A high school security guard on Long Island has been fired for leaving his gun unattended inside the building.
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Snow on LIE
James Carbone/Newsday/MCT/Sipa USA
January 08, 2019 - 3:29 pm
It's not snowing on Long Island just yet, but when it does Suffolk County has some new weapons to battle the storm.
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Lead Paint Presser
WCBS 880
January 08, 2019 - 2:11 pm
Parents are being warned after a pre-K child in Nassau County was found to have elevated levels of lead in his or her blood.
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Patrick Poillon
James Carbone./Newsday Pool Photos
January 07, 2019 - 4:42 pm
MASTIC BEACH, N.Y. (WCBS 880) — A Long Island man was charged Monday in the hit-and-run death of a couple killed days before Christmas. Patrick Poillon, 24, is accused of driving 70 mph through a stop sign in Mastic Beach on Dec. 22, colliding with a Subaru and then taking off. Authorities say the...
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Schumer on shingles
Sophia Hall/WCBS 880
January 07, 2019 - 3:39 pm
Sen. Chuck Schumer called on the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Monday to address a shingles vaccine shortage on Long Island, saying it’s the "perfect example" as to why the government shutdown should end.
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Peter King and Tom Suozzi
Sophia Hall/WCBS 880
January 07, 2019 - 1:43 pm
Congressmen Tom Suozzi and Peter King announced new legislation Monday that aims to help Long Island residents lower their tax bills.
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Potholes
Photo by PA Images/Sipa USA
January 06, 2019 - 12:18 pm
It’s that time of year again – pothole season – and a new analysis by a transportation group shows that the poorly maintained roads on Long Island are costing drivers hundreds of dollars a year.
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