Long Island

Vineyard file image
Dreamstime
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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Dreamstime
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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Dreamstime
July 23, 2018 - 3:35 pm
PORT JEFFERSON STATION, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- A man was shot and killed Sunday night at a pool hall in Port Jefferson Station. Albert Luis Lopez Rodriguez died in the Billiards BDM on Main Street around 8:30 p.m. The 27-year-old man lived in Selden. No one has been taken into custody.
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Swimming sign at Fire Island.
Dreamstime
July 19, 2018 - 4:40 pm
ISLIP, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- Just as the beaches were reopened Thursday, swimmers were again ordered out of the water at Atlantique Beach on Fire Island, after a shark was spotted just a day after two kids were bit in separate incidents just minutes and miles apart. In a development that unnerved...
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WABC
July 19, 2018 - 6:05 am
ISLIP, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- Beaches are closed until further notice after two kids were bitten by sharks off of Fire Island on Wednesday. BREAKING: Image shows bite marks from a possible shark attack in the waters off of Fire Island. https://t.co/MtmbfmHDkk pic.twitter.com/QAWMzVqqfC — Fox5NY (@...
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July 17, 2018 - 6:06 pm
Staten Island and a trio of Long Island communities have elevated incidents of cancer, according to preliminary data presented Tuesday night at public meetings. The meetings will kick off a one-year study, to be conducted by the state Department of Health (DOH) and Department of Environmental...
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Dreamstime
July 17, 2018 - 10:49 am
FARMINGVILLE, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- An incoming senior at Long Island's Sachem North High School has died. Neither police nor the school have identified the student or are talking about the cause. On Monday night, police got a call about a sick or injured person at Sachem East. ABC7NY reports the 17-...
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Dreamstime
July 05, 2018 - 12:00 pm
NEW CASSEL, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- The death of a 16-year-old boy is under investigation on Long Island. Authorities say the victim, Jordan Harris of Uniondale, was pronounced dead at the hospital after being found with serious injuries on Roman Ave and Costar Street in New Cassel. According to Nassau...
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Shaquay Minter is accused of running her mother over after a dispute got out of hand.
Nassau County Police
June 28, 2018 - 10:18 am
MASSAPEQUA, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- A mother-daughter dispute in Massapequa got out of hand on Wednesday. Cops say it ended with 25-year-old Shaquay Minter backing up her car and dragging her 42-year-old mother, possibly running her over. They said the mother reached through an open door to retrieve...
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