Jury convicts lawyer of conspiracy to bribe witness
John Scarpa, 66, a seasoned Queens defense lawyer from Hauppage, was found guilty by jurors on the second day of deliberations.
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Jury deliberates in conspiracy case against lawyer
John Scarpa, a Queens-based veteran attorney, is accused of conspiring with an assistant to get Ross acquitted of the murders of John Williams, of Holbrook and Raymond Hirt, of Mastic Beach.
LI defense lawyer's witness-bribery trial begins
John Scarpa and his assistant were accused last year of conspiring to get an imprisoned witness to give false testimony to get a man acquitted of charges that he killed two people.
Library board buying former Village Hall
Mastic-Moriches-Shirley Community Library officials have decided to purchase the former Mastic Beach Village Hall and turn it into a satellite library, scrapping a previous plan to lease the building.
School budgets: Plans for salaries, programs, safety
Long Islanders will vote Tuesday on proposed school budgets that boost spending more than $300 million regionwide.
Cops: Hovercraft rescues boaters in shallow water
Two firefighters launched the fire department's hovercraft, an amphibious vehicle that hovers on a cushion of pressurized air, police said.
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Mastic Beach native Joel Mowdy discusses his book 'Floyd Harbor'
Joel Mowdy, who grew up in Mastic Beach, has written a story collection that is set in a fictional Suffolk County town ...