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Kimberly Dole
September 03, 2019 - 1:25 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The New York Jets announced is donating $25,000 to support the Wyandanch Memorial High School football program. Former Jets player Tony Richardson alongside Bellone and Wyandanch school officials will discuss the donation at a news conference on the Wyandanch football field...
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Kimberly Dole
September 03, 2019 - 9:26 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A man that struck and killed a pedestrian was arrested by Suffolk County Police on Monday for driving while intoxicated. Eric Lindemann, 33, was driving southbound on Ocean Avenue in a 2018 Kia when he veered off the roadway and onto the shoulder, striking Amanullah Aman, 64...
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Suffolk Police Department
Kimberly Dole
September 02, 2019 - 6:29 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A police officer began his Labor Day, by helping a Long Island woman in labor. Suffolk County Police Officer Robert Burgos was there to help bring the baby into the world at approximately 2:51 a.m., after he responded to a 911 call at a home on Jennings Avenue in Patchogue...
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Nassau County PD
David Caplan
August 30, 2019 - 3:12 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A Nassau County Police Department officer, previously with the NYPD, was killed earlier this month after he was electrocuted while repairing a washing machine at his home in Plainview, his family announced this week. Sgt. Edward Sholl died on August 16. He was 46. Sholl...
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David Caplan
August 30, 2019 - 2:15 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Former Mets second baseman Wally Backman, was arrested Friday on Long Island following a domestic incident with a woman, officials said. Police in Riverhead in Suffolk County responded to a call of a domestic dispute at a home there at 7:42 a.m., police chief David...
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Roosevelt Middle School
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Andrew Weber
August 27, 2019 - 11:01 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A man allegedly fired three shots after a dispute with landscapers on the shared campus of two Long Island schools Tuesday morning, police confirm. The shooting ooccured on the grounds of a Roosevelt, Long Island school campus, which houses both a middle school and a high...
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Nesconset Highway hit-and-run
Drew Scott
Weekend News
August 25, 2019 - 2:57 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The search is on for the driver in a hit-and-run crash that left a teenage girl dead on Long Island. The crash happened Saturday night around 9:30 p.m. in Port Jefferson Station, where 17-year old Jenna Perez, of Selden, was crossing Nesconset Highway. A vehicle headed...
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Long Island lightning storm
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Andrew Weber
August 23, 2019 - 7:08 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Storms pelted the New York City area Thursday night, causing power outages and a partial building collapse on Long Island. Strong winds and lightning from the thunderstorms took down trees and wires, leading to over 40,000 PSEG Long Island customers losing power. The greatest...
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Bill Clinton Juliet Papa
1010 WINS
August 18, 2019 - 7:45 pm
Former President Bill Clinton turned out for the 71st annual East Hampton Artists & Writers Annual Softball Game on Saturday.
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Valiery Portlock
Nassau County Police
August 17, 2019 - 2:28 pm
Police on Long Island say they've arrested a fake cop who tried to pull over real detectives.
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