Sagaponack Man Accused of Setting Fire to Patchogue Bar

first_imgSign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York An alleged arsonist who was previously accused of setting fire to a $34 million oceanfront Hamptons mansion is facing new charges of allegedly trying to burn down a Patchogue bar last year.David Osiecki pleaded not guilty Dec. 18 at Suffolk County court to an additional charge of arson.Prosecutors said the 54-year-old Sagaponack man used his cigar to set a decorative bale of hay afire at Off Key Tiki Bar on Baker Place following an argument with the owner of the establishment on Nov. 3, 2013.The fire caused major damage but no injuries.Osiecki was previously charged with arson for allegedly setting fire to a seven-bedroom, eight-bathroom house on Dune Road in Bridgehampton on April 14, 2014.Judge Fernando Comacho ordered him held without bail on Dec. 18. Osiecki is due back in court on Feb. 6.last_img read more

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Alvarez’s two monster blasts power Pirates over Brewers 5-2

first_imgPedro Alvarez hits a two-run shot into the right field upper deck during the second inning against the Milwaukee Brewers Saturday, May 25, 2013, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)by Mark KassMILWAUKEE (AP) — Pedro Alvarez hit two home runs, Andrew McCutchen also went deep, and Jeff Locke pitched six shutout innings to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 5-2 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday.Neil Walker added a solo home run for the Pirates, who won for a second time in Milwaukee this season, but for only the ninth time since 2007 at Miller Park — against 47 losses.Locke (5-1) gave up three hits and struck out a season-high seven, to win his fourth straight game. It was the second straight game he didn’t give up a run.Mike Fiers (1-3), starting in place of Kyle Lohse (elbow), lasted four innings, giving up four runs, including three home runs, and five hits.Carlos Gomez homered twice for Milwaukee.Milwaukee is 5-17 in May and has not won back-to-back games since April 29-30 at home against Pittsburgh.The Pirates grabbed a 1-0 lead in the first inning as McCutchen hit his seventh home run. It was McCutchen’s fourth home run off Fiers during his career.last_img read more

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Adopt-A-Pet Dog of the Week: Pal

first_imgFacebook105Tweet0Pin0Submitted by Adopt-A-PetMeet Pal! He is a happy 1-year-old Min Pin Mix who weighs in at 29 pounds. He is highly gifted in the fine art of companionship, as he pretty much loves everyone. Children in his home should be 10-years-old or older and a fenced yard is required to keep him safe. Pal enjoys car rides, playing fetch and jumping on his bouncy legs. With those amazing legs, perhaps you could teach him agility! He already knows his basic commands for “sit”, “down”, “stay” and “come” so you can see that he is very smart. His profile will also tell you that he is very good looking. Pal is the complete package if you are looking for a great family dog.If you have further questions or would like to schedule an appointment to meet Pal in person, please contact the adoption team at Shelton Adopt-a-Pet. Emails are the preferred method of communication.Adopt-A-Pet has many great dogs and always need volunteers. To see all our current dogs, visit the Adopt-A-Pet website, our Facebook page or at the shelter on Jensen Road in Shelton. For more information, email [email protected] or call 360-432-3091.last_img read more

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