A key prosecution witness came under intense scrutiny from the defense during cross examination Thursday on the third day of the trial of Thomas Murphy, the Holbrook man accused of killing a Wading River boy in an alleged drunken driving crash in Manorville last year. READ
Longtime Riverhead High School teacher and assistant varsity football coach Edward Grassman has been reassigned within the district following a personnel matter, district officials confirmed Tuesday. (more…)
“I just hit some one. in dead”
That was the message Thomas Murphy sent his wife just minutes after the alleged drunken driving crash that claimed the life of 12-year-old Wading River boy Andrew McMorris last September, an investigator told jurors on the second day of the Holbrook man’s trial in Riverside Wednesday. READ
A Riverhead teen was arrested Friday for engaging in inappropriate communications with an elementary school student at the school where he works as a custodian, Suffolk County police said. READ
A man was taken to the hospital for evaluation Wednesday evening following a call of an emotionally disturbed person with a rifle inside a gated community in Riverhead, town police said. (more…)
Donald Trump is stealing from veterans and endangering the lives of their children to pay for his wall. Only Congress — and Lee Zeldin — can stop him. Mexico was never going to pay for the wall. READ
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