A group of East End residents are expected to march to Congressman Lee Zeldin’s office in Riverhead Tuesday in an effort to demand he host a town hall meeting. READ
Speaking before a crowd of more than 250 representatives from schools across Suffolk County Saturday, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R-Shirley) expressed disappointment in the selection of Betsy DeVos as Secretary of Education. READ
After two days of non-stop politics I was extra fired up to watch the AFC and NFC championship games Sunday.
But a little before the first game started, I had a visitor. It was that same nasty guy who’d been dropping in on various friends, family and colleagues last week. You know, the guy who has everyone running to the bathroom, their butts on the toilet seats and faces in a garbage pail. I like to call him Flu Diamond Phillips, but maybe you know him as Flu Reed or Captain Flu Albano?
A man was arrested on a drunken driving charge Thursday afternoon following a rollover crash in Aquebogue, police said. READ
Federal prosecutors are objecting to a U.S. Probation Department recommendation that a Riverhead physician assistant convicted of conspiracy to distribute oxycodone serve just two years in a federal prison, according to a letter filed Wednesday in the Eastern District of New York. READ
A Wading River woman, arrested following a drugged-driving crash that led to the death of the owner of a local landscaping company in September, has pleaded guilty to felony vehicular manslaughter. READ
My son is spoiled.
I talked a big game before he was born. “Any kid of mine better get used to hearing the word no,” I’d say. “I’m going to limit the TV, the toys and the sweets.”
Then my wife gave birth to him three years ago and he’s been calling the shots ever since.
An abandoned Riverhead house — one of three located off a dirt road adjacent to the Dariland Ice Cream shop — burned to the ground early Saturday morning, town police said. READ