NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – The widow of a retired Long Island Rail Road train engineer who died last September said she must repay nearly $27,000 in extra pension benefits due to a “processing error” by the MTA. 361 more words
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EAST MEADOW, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – Town of Hempstead Supervisor Kate Murray is warning residents about a water filtration system scam.
Some residents in East Meadow came home this week to find water testing kits hanging on their doorknobs with a note instructing them to fill up the containers with tap water so it can be tested to make sure it’s safe. 412 more words
LINDENHURST, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – A Long Island man has been accused of holding a teen girl and a woman against their will and forcing them to work as prostitutes, Suffolk County Police said. 310 more words
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A Long Island woman was parking her car when it was suddenly swallowed by a sinkhole Friday afternoon.
As CBS 2′s Tracee Carrasco reported, the incident happened on Driscoll Avenue in Rockville Centre at around 1:30 p.m. 267 more words
WEST ISLIP, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – A Long Island widower said he was shocked when he received a letter banning him from the Westfield South Shore Mall in Bay Shore for six months. 256 more words
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Two Long Island radio show hosts have been suspended until further notice for an apparent homophobic hoax.
Last week, Steve Harper and Leeana Karlson, the hosts of K-98.3′s morning show, posted an invitation from two gay dads to their daughter’s seventh birthday party along with a controversial response from another parent which read in part, “I do not believe in what you do and will not subject my innocent son to your ‘lifestyle.’” 329 more words