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CBS2 Exclusive: 'No Shorts' Policy At Nassau County Traffic Court Rankles Some Drivers

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — On hot summer days, many Long Islanders are called to traffic court to settle fines or negotiate dismissed tickets – but they are advised not to dress for the weather. 490 more words


Town Of Hempstead May Require Pet Shops To Have More Space, Security

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Hempstead is ready to crack down on local pet shops — in hopes of protecting animals and potential owners.

As CBS2’s Emily Smith reported Monday, window displays in pet stores featuring numerous animals up for sale will have to change drastically under new regulations being proposed by the Town of Hempstead. 325 more words


Hempstead Man Faces Murder Charge In Girlfriend's Stabbing Death

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A Long Island man is accused of stabbing his girlfriend to death during an argument over the weekend.

Alan R. Espinoza, 26, of Hempstead, is charged with second-degree murder and fourth-degree criminal possession of a weapon in the death of 24-year-old Neyvin Espinal. 87 more words


Here's How To Stay Safe At The Beach This Summer

LONG ISLAND (CBSNewYork) — The beaches on Long Island are popular places to go during the summer, but as WCBS 880’s Sophia Hall reports, you want to go there and be safe. 187 more words


Long Island Social Services Employee Charged With Beating Daughter With Broomstick

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A Long Island social services employee accused of abusing her daughter appeared in court Tuesday.

Chriscelle Andrews looked down as prosecutors told a judge the 53-year-old woman used a broomstick to beat her daughter Sunday, leaving the 10-year-old with a fractured arm after the two got into an argument in their Hempstead home, WCBS 880’s Sophia Hall reported. 148 more words


Long Island Burglary Suspect's Red Underwear Leads To Arrest

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — We’ve heard of being caught red-handed, but what about because of your red underwear?

Police say a neighbor snapped a photo of a Long Island burglar with his red boxers visible above his jeans.  345 more words


Hempstead Residents Worried About Proposed Green Waste Transfer Station

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Some Long Island residents are ready to fight a waste-handling complex.

Fildon LLC of Hempstead and Don Cristi LLC of Inwood told Newsday they want to place a green waste transfer station on a decontaminated brownfield site at Sewell and Mirschel streets in Hempstead. 95 more words