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Zak Failla

Urgent News Reporter zfailla@dailyvoice.com

Zak! worked as a sports editor at the Shoshone News Press in northern Idaho and as a sports writer at the Ithaca Journal before making his way to The Daily Voice. A graduate of Ithaca College's Roy H. Park School of Communication, he is a self-proclaimed cat and juggling enthusiast. 

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  1. Police Investigating Suspicious Package Stealers In Scarsdale

    Police Investigating Suspicious Package Stealers In Scarsdale

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - Police in Scarsdale are investigating a suspicious incident that saw a man take a brown package from a village home over the weekend.Police were dispatched to a Bradley Road home at approximately 10:15 p.m. on Friday, July 14, after a homeowner reported that he saw a suspicious green Acura parked in front of his home, occupied by two black men for a period of ...

  2. New TZB Roadway Lighting Structures Near Completion

    New TZB Roadway Lighting Structures Near Completion

    Amid the naming controversy of the new Tappan Zee Bridge, construction continues on the structure as crews near completion of the installation of roadway lighting.Tappan Zee Constructors have installed all westbound lighting fixtures on the bridge, as well aesthetic lighting fixtures on the upper main tower. The company intends to conduct periodic lighting tests to confirm that each of ...

  3. Yonkers Police Department Issues Community Survey For Recommendations

    Yonkers Police Department Issues Community Survey For Recommendations

    YONKERS, N.Y. - Officials in Yonkers are requesting that the public take a short survey in an effort to improve the local police department.A “10-minute” survey has been released by the department as they attempt to take steps to further improve services and increase the public’s safety.The survey - which is available in English and Spanish - involves the perceptions of community ...

  4. Rye Playland Carousel To Remain Closed Following Fire

    Rye Playland Carousel To Remain Closed Following Fire

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - Officials have confirmed that the 102-year-old carousel at Rye Playland will be closed for the year after it was damaged by a fire last weekend.Dozens of riders had to be evacuated from the popular carousel when a fire sparked at approximately 4:15 p.m. on Sunday, July 9 at Playland, prompting firefighters from several municipalities to respond to the ...

  5. Sexually Violent Offender Reports Move In Yonkers

    Sexually Violent Offender Reports Move In Yonkers

    A registered "sexually violent offender" accused of having deviate sexual intercourse with children has reported an address change in Yonkers.The New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services issued an alert on Tuesday to Westchester County residents regarding the residency of 63-year-old Luis Hernandez, who has moved to an apartment on Hamilton Avenue in Yonkers.The ...

  6. Westchester Man, 20, Sentenced For Distributing Heroin Connected To Death

    Westchester Man, 20, Sentenced For Distributing Heroin Connected To Death

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - A heroin dealer from Tarrytown whose sales allegedly contributed to the overdose death of a White Plains man has been sentenced to nearly a decade in prison.Anthony “Taco” Delosangeles, formerly of Yorktown, was sentenced to eight years in prison, Joon Kim, the acting United States Attorney for the Southern District announced on Friday. The sentencing comes ...

  7. New Yorkers Give Thumbs Down To Cuomo Move Naming New TZB After His Dad

    New Yorkers Give Thumbs Down To Cuomo Move Naming New TZB After His Dad

    Hudson Valley residents’ shouts about the naming of the new Tappan Zee Bridge keep falling on deaf ears, as a new poll released shows that more than 50 percent of Westchester and Rockland County residents disapprove of naming it after Mario Cuomo.In a poll released by Reclaim New York Initiative, it was determined that 53.8 percent of Hudson Valley residents disapprove of renaming the ...

  8. Man Arraigned In Hit-Run Crash That Killed Tow-Truck Operator From Yonkers

    Man Arraigned In Hit-Run Crash That Killed Tow-Truck Operator From Yonkers

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - The 52-year-old man arrested in connection to the fatal hit-and-run accident on I-95 that took the life of tow-truck driver Salvatore Brescia has been arraigned on a felony charge in Westchester County Court.Ozone Park resident Anthony Mangano was arraigned on an indictment of a charge of leaving the scene of a personal injury incident resulting in a death, ...

  9. Westchester County Animal Shelter To Be Featured On DOGTV

    Westchester County Animal Shelter To Be Featured On DOGTV

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - A Westchester County animal shelter is going to be featured on DOGTV’s new Adoption Show.Adopt-a-Dog in Armonk is set to be featured on the new show on Friday. Each of the 15 minute episodes features 10 dogs that are currently available for adoption and looking for their "forever home."DOGTV has partnered with more than 50 shelters throughout the ...

  10. Westchester Car Salesman Could Serve Prison Time For Stealing From Dealer

    Westchester Car Salesman Could Serve Prison Time For Stealing From Dealer

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - A 51-year-old man has been arraigned on a felony charge for allegedly stealing nearly $25,000 from an auto dealership he worked for in Westchester County.Danbury, Conn., resident Richard Grassi has been charged with one count of third-degree grand larceny after scheming to inflate his commission from car purchases made at Mike Ceretta Auto Sales in New ...

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