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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. Report: Proposed Mount Vernon Dog Park Coming Under Fire From Residents

    Report: Proposed Mount Vernon Dog Park Coming Under Fire From Residents

    MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. - A proposed dog park in Mount Vernon is reportedly coming under fire from local residents.Earlier this month, Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas announced plans to create a brand new dog park out of an overgrown and unused grassy area off of Devonia Avenue, making it the first off-leash dog park in Mount Vernon.However, according to a News12 report, Mount Vernon ...

  2. Lane Closures Scheduled On I-87 Near New Tappan Zee Bridge

    Lane Closures Scheduled On I-87 Near New Tappan Zee Bridge

    As contractors continue clearing out machinery and other structures from the new Tappan Zee Bridge construction zones, motorists can expect overnight lane closures in Rockland County beginning next week.Beginning on Tuesday, Sept. 19, Tappan Zee Constructors will begin removing structures that were used to store the bridge’s moveable barrier machine and equipment, which is located in ...

  3. Mount Vernon Mayor Calls On City Council To Add Police Positions

    Mount Vernon Mayor Calls On City Council To Add Police Positions

    MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. - Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas called out the City Council regarding police staffing after thousands of dollars were raised in the memory of Shamoya McKenzie, the 13-year-old girls basketball star who was shot and killed in the city on New Year’s Eve.The Shamoya McKenzie Foundation, which was created earlier this year following the teenager’s death, hosted its ...

  4. Man Caught Urinating In Public Busted For DWI In Scarsdale, Police Say

    Man Caught Urinating In Public Busted For DWI In Scarsdale, Police Say

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - An intoxicated man was busted by police in Scarsdale after being spotted urinating in public, getting in his car and speeding around the village.The Scarsdale Police Department received reports of a man driving a blue Ford Explorer late on Thursday, Sept. 14, who stopped and began urinating on Ross Road, prompting police to begin a canvas of the area.According ...

  5. Patients Of Westchester Clinic In Hepatitis Exposure Await Test Results

    Patients Of Westchester Clinic In Hepatitis Exposure Await Test Results

    Patients of the Westchester County doctor that may have exposed patients to HIV and Hepatitis B or C are awaiting results of testing to determine if they’ve been exposed to the disease.Last week, the New York State Department of Health issued an alert to patients of Dr. Timothy Morley that may have received an intravenous infusion, injection or a blood draw at Tomorrow Medicine ...

  6. Westchester Home Where Marilyn Monroe Got Married Listed At $1.675M

    Westchester Home Where Marilyn Monroe Got Married Listed At $1.675M

    The Hudson Valley home where Marilyn Monroe and playwright Arthur Miller were married has been put on the market for $1.675 million.A listing has been posted for the 4,291-square-foot Waccabuc estate in Lewisboro where Monroe and Miller wed in 1956 following her marriages to James Dougherty and Yankee great Joe DiMaggio.The two would divorce five years later as Miller moved on to ...

  7. Yonkers Rally Set To Support Overriding Veto Of Westchester Immigration Act

    Yonkers Rally Set To Support Overriding Veto Of Westchester Immigration Act

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - A rally has been scheduled in in Westchester in an effort to pressure county officials into overriding Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino’s veto of the Westchester Immigrant Protection Act.According to officials, “though the Immigrant Protection Act was passed in early August with the bipartisan support of 11 county legislators, Westchester County ...

  8. Lane Closures Scheduled On I-87 Near New Tappan Zee Bridge

    Lane Closures Scheduled On I-87 Near New Tappan Zee Bridge

    As contractors continue clearing out machinery and other structures from the new Tappan Zee Bridge construction zones, motorists can expect overnight lane closures in Rockland County beginning next week.Beginning on Tuesday, Sept. 19, Tappan Zee Constructors will begin removing structures that were used to store the bridge’s moveable barrier machine and equipment, which is located in ...

  9. Saw Mill River Parkway Months-Long Bridge Replacement Starts

    Saw Mill River Parkway Months-Long Bridge Replacement Starts

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - Motorists traveling on the Saw Mill River Parkway can expect delays for as long as two months as construction crews complete contracting work on bridges.The New York State Department of Transportation has issued an alert to motorists, advising that construction on the bridges carrying the Saw Mill River Parkway over the Saw Mill River is expected to begin on ...

  10. Westchester Student Found 'Intoxicated, Unresponsive,' Police Say

    Westchester Student Found 'Intoxicated, Unresponsive,' Police Say

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - Police and paramedics were called to Southern Western BOCES in North White Plains after a student nearly suffered from an overdose.Members of the North Castle Police Department were dispatched to BOCES’ Rye Lake campus on Old Orchard Street shortly after 2:30 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 11 after the principal reported that a 17-year-old male student was intoxicated ...

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