Long Island

August 24, 2018 - 3:53 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The family of a fallen Air National guardsman from Long Island got quite a furry surprise Friday. Thanks to the group Paws of War, the family of Master Sgt. Christopher Raguso welcomed a black lab that was rescued from a shelter in Louisiana. The canine, Calvin, is one of 11...
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August 19, 2018 - 3:53 pm
A Queens man has died after he was struck by lightning in a park on Long Island Saturday night.
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Lido Beach
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August 19, 2018 - 12:57 pm
Beaches on Long Island have reopened but investigators are still looking into how dozens of needles and other medical waste ended up along the shore Friday night.
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Atlantic Beach
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August 18, 2018 - 11:05 am
A Long Island beach remains closed Saturday after a significant amount of medical waste washed ashore.
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August 13, 2018 - 8:59 am
Two people were killed and five were injured when a car veered into oncoming traffic in Suffolk County.
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August 10, 2018 - 5:42 pm
HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP) -- The estranged wife of former U.S. Sen. Alfonse D'Amato has pleaded not guilty to violating a court order telling her to stay away from her suburban New York neighbors. Newsday reports Katuria D'Amato was told to stay away from a couple who live next to her Lido Beach home...
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Vandals did $50,000 in damage to a golf course on Long Island.
Suffolk County Police
August 09, 2018 - 12:08 pm
NORTHPORT, N.Y.(1010 WINS) -- There are a lot more than 18 holes at a golf course in Suffolk County. Officials of the Crab Meadow Golf Course in Northport say vandals caused some major damage to the course, that'll cost about $50,000 to repair. Until then the course has three temporary greens. They...
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July 31, 2018 - 8:47 am
FREEPORT, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- There's a certain kind of business they don't want at the vineyards on the east end of Long Island -- rowdy bachelorette parties. Some vineyards are now banning such parties on the grounds that they tend to ruin the quaint atmosphere. As one visitor put it, you don't...
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Cops say Kaliym Rodriguez left his 2-year-old son alone in a hot car while working at the Roosevelt Field Mall.
Nassau County Police
July 30, 2018 - 12:26 pm
ROOSEVELT, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- A security guard was arrested after cops allegedly found his son alone in a hot car. A 911 caller reported the boy was left alone in a car on the second level of a parking lot near the Macy's at the Roosevelt Field Mall. Cops say an officer noticed the 2-year-old boy...
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July 26, 2018 - 11:13 am
WEST BABYLON, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- A man and a woman were shot to death on Lakeway Drive in West Babylon on Wednesday night. Cops say they found the body of 21-year-old Olivia DiGrigoli inside a car and the body of 22-year-old Anthony St. Hilaire, outside. "We can't rule anything out," Det. Lt...
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