03/21/17 8:00am
COURTESY PHOTO

COURTESY PHOTO

As you read this, I want you to picture me by the pool, sunglasses (and, of course, shirt) on, soaking up the sun in Florida.

OK, now for those of you still reading — the hardcore readers who weren’t instantly turned off by that boastful first sentence — please understand I need this vacation right now. (more…)

01/08/17 3:00pm

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.

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12/20/16 10:00am
PAUL SQUIRE PHOTO Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota at the March 2015 press conference announcing the indictment of Carlos Pino.

PAUL SQUIRE PHOTO Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota at the March 2015 press conference announcing the indictment of Carlos Pino.

Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota is expected Tuesday to release the findings of a special grand jury investigation into the July 2015 limo crash that resulted in the death of four women in Cutchogue, his office has announced.

Details of the 156-page report are expected to be unveiled at a noon press conference in Riverhead. (more…)