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Sam Barron

Community Editor sbarron@dailyvoice.com

An (almost) lifelong Westchester resident, Sam has reported on all facets of Westchester since he graduated from Ryerson University with a degree in print journalism, including stints at North County News and The Examiner. A film columnist for WAG Magazine, Sam's moviegoing expertise has been profiled in the New York Times and he was a featured guest on VH1's Big Morning Buzz Live.

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  1. Local Reps Condemn Trump Transgender Military Ban

    Local Reps Condemn Trump Transgender Military Ban

    Two members of the U.S. House of Representatives serving Hudson Valley communities, Sean Patrick Maloney (D-Cold Spring) and Nita Lowey (D-Harrison), are speaking out against President Donald Trump's decision to ban transgender people from serving in the armed forces."After consultation with my generals and military experts, please be advised that the United States Government will ...

  2. Mount Pleasant Calls For Closure Of Valhalla Metro-North Crossing

    Mount Pleasant Calls For Closure Of Valhalla Metro-North Crossing

    MOUNT PLEASANT, N.Y. -- Mount Pleasant Supervisor Carl Fulgenzi wants to close the Commerce Street railroad crossing, the site of the deadly Metro-North train crash that killed six people and injured 15 others in Feb. 2015.Fulgenzi's comments come in the wake of the National Transportation Safety Review Board's report released Tuesday. The NTSB's report primarily placed blame on Ellen ...

  3. Cuomo 'Definitely Running For President,' Says NY Democratic Congressman

    Cuomo 'Definitely Running For President,' Says NY Democratic Congressman

    The chatter over a 2020 presidential campaign by New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is heating up.Congressman Tom Suozzi, former Nassau County Executive, told "Bill Press Show" that Cuomo is "is definitely running for president of the United States of America, I think."Suozzi said Cuomo was a political genius who is very good at working the system but not an easy person to ...

  4. Chappaqua's Hillary Clinton Will Speak At Business Council Annual Dinner

    Chappaqua's Hillary Clinton Will Speak At Business Council Annual Dinner

    The Business Council of Westchester will be honoring one of its own in November.Hillary Clinton, a Chappaqua resident who ran unsuccessfully for president last year, will be presented the Westchester Global Leadership Laureate Award on Monday, Nov. 20 at the Business Council's annual fall dinner at the Hilton Westchester in Rye Brook.“We are pleased to present Westchester’s own Hillary ...

  5. Public Invited To Westchester County Airport Master Plan Discussion

    Public Invited To Westchester County Airport Master Plan Discussion

    WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- The county is looking to hear your input on the master plan for Westchester County Airport.A public hearing on the airport's draft master plan will be held on Thursday, July 27 at 7 p.m. in the Little Theater at the Westchester County Center.The public hearing will include a presentation of the draft master plan and an opportunity for attendees to comment on the ...

  6. Calls For Rail-Crossing Safety Increase Following NTSB Report

    Calls For Rail-Crossing Safety Increase Following NTSB Report

    Officials throughout Westchester are hoping the National Transportation Safety Review Board's recommendations in the wake of the deadly train crash will prevent a future accident.The NTSB delivered its report on the Feb. 2015 Metro-North train crash that killed six people and injured 15 on Tuesday, determining Ellen Brody, who drove onto the tracks at the Commerce Street crossing, was ...

  7. NTSB Board Member On SUV Driver: 'I Don't Think She Knew Where She Was'

    NTSB Board Member On SUV Driver: 'I Don't Think She Knew Where She Was'

    The fatal Metro-North train crash that killed six people and injured 15 people in Valhalla was caused by Ellen Brody driving her SUV onto the train tracks while the warning system was activated, the National Transportation Safety Board determined Tuesday.Investigators said they were unable to determine why Brody drove her car onto the train tracks despite warning signs indicating a ...

  8. White Plains Plans Protected Bike Lane On Busy Martine Avenue

    White Plains Plans Protected Bike Lane On Busy Martine Avenue

    WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- The City of White Plains is continuing with its plans to make downtown more accessible and pedestrian friendly.The city received a $1.2 million grant from the state to make improvements in downtown White Plains which will see added bike lanes and upgraded pedestrian access.The protected bike lane will be installed at Martin Avenue, running from Court Street to ...

  9. Burke Physician Named Best Doctor By New York Magazine

    Burke Physician Named Best Doctor By New York Magazine

    WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- Dr. Barry Jordan is one of the best of the best.For the 16th consecutive year, Dr. Jordan, assistant medical director and director of neurorehabilitation at Burke Rehabilitation Hospital, was named one of the Best Doctors for Neurology by New York Magazine.“It is an honor to be named one of the Best Doctors in New York again this year, especially to be included in ...

  10. Hudson Valley's Rosie O'Donnell Promotes 'Push Trump Off Cliff' Game

    Hudson Valley's Rosie O'Donnell Promotes 'Push Trump Off Cliff' Game

    Rosie O'Donnell, who lives in the Hudson Valley, is continuing her feud with President Donald Trump.O'Donnell, of South Nyack, tweeted a link to a website that allows users to push President Trump off a virtual cliff or into a virtual volcano.Wednesday morning, O'Donnell tweeted a link to the game again."So good," O'Donnell tweeted. "Let's post it again."O'Donnell ...

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