Thomas Spota http://wshu.org en More carcinogens found at dump sites http://wshu.org/post/more-carcinogens-found-dump-sites <p></p> Thu, 29 May 2014 21:55:40 +0000 Charles Lane 18242 at http://wshu.org More carcinogens found at dump sites DA investigating "multiple" asbestos dumpings http://wshu.org/post/da-investigating-multiple-asbestos-dumpings <p></p><p>Suffolk County District Attorney Tom Spota announced Tuesday he is investigating the possibility of more illegal dumping sites in the town of Islip that may contain hazardous materials. Spota says it’s possible the new sites are connected to the dumping at Roberto Clemente Park where 32,000 tons of asbestos-laden material was dumped. &nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p></p> Wed, 14 May 2014 11:27:17 +0000 Gabrielle Fonrouge 17360 at http://wshu.org DA investigating "multiple" asbestos dumpings DA Spota defeats Perini in GOP primary http://wshu.org/post/da-spota-defeats-perini-gop-primary <p>In Suffolk County, District Attorney Tom Spota survived his first competitive election since he took office in 2001.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Winning 56-percent of the Republican primary vote, </span>Spota<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> beat former prosecutor Ray </span>Perini<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.&nbsp; </span>Spota's<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> win means he will again be the only candidate on the November ballot,</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;because of a cross endorsement deal between Suffolk's major political parties.</span></p><p> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 20:09:05 +0000 Charles Lane 4996 at http://wshu.org