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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 Warn Of IRS Telephone Scam Making The Rounds In Yonkers

    Police Warn Of IRS Telephone Scam Making The Rounds In Yonkers

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - Police are cautioning the public to be on alert for a phone scam that is targeting local residents.The Yonkers Police Department has received information that Yonkers residents have been getting phone calls from random numbers from scammers claiming to be the IRS or other government agency, demanding personal information or payment.Police said that the ...

  2. ID Released For Man Killed Crossing Street In New Rochelle

    ID Released For Man Killed Crossing Street In New Rochelle

    Police have released the identity of the man who was struck and killed by a landscaping truck while crossing the street in downtown New Rochelle.Peter Watson, 78, was struck by the truck shortly before 5 p.m. on Tuesday near the intersection of Huguenot Street and LeCount Place, near Trump Tower, police said. He was transported to Montefiore New Rochelle Hospital, where he was ...

  3. Assemblyman To File Bill To Remove 'Cuomo' Name From New TZB

    Assemblyman To File Bill To Remove 'Cuomo' Name From New TZB

    The war over the naming designation of the new Tappan Zee Bridge has now been joined by a  Hudson Valley representative in state government.Putnam County Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R-Mahopac) has announced his intention to file a bill that would revert the name of the bridge back to the Malcolm Wilson Tappan Zee Bridge after New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo named it for his father, Mario M. ...

  4. Eastchester Police: Be Wary Of Potential Cyber Scammers

    Eastchester Police: Be Wary Of Potential Cyber Scammers

    EASTCHESTER, N.Y. - The Eastchester Police Department is warning the community that several residents have recently been defrauded out of “substantial amounts of money” by opportunistic cyber-scammers who gain access to their computers.The department issued an alert on Wednesday afternoon after receiving reports from residents who have been scammed by allowing access to their computers ...

  5. Former Edgemont HS Wrestling Coach Back In Court For Statutory Rape Charge

    Former Edgemont HS Wrestling Coach Back In Court For Statutory Rape Charge

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - A former assistant varsity wrestling coach was in his second court in two days, this time in Tarrytown to answer statutory rape charges.Tyler Sick, the 29-year-old Tarrytown man who teaches in New York City and formerly served as an assistant coach at Edgemont High School, appeared in Tarrytown Village Court for a brief appearance, a day after he appeared in ...

  6. Tuckahoe Residents Turn Down $20 Million Schools Bond Proposal

    Tuckahoe Residents Turn Down $20 Million Schools Bond Proposal

    TUCKAHOE, N.Y. - Voters in Tuckahoe narrowly voted against a $20 million bond referendum that would have addressed an expected increase in enrollment.The Tuckahoe Board of Education had proposed a $20,531,500 bond that would “address the district’s current facility needs and educational goals, (which includes) growing enrollment, 21st Century learning, infrastructure and security ...

  7. Bronxville Mayor, Police Warn Homeowners Of Holiday Scammers

    Bronxville Mayor, Police Warn Homeowners Of Holiday Scammers

    BRONXVILLE, N.Y. - Officials in Bronxville are warning local homeowners to be on high alert for scams as the holiday season approaches.Bronxville Mayor Mary Marvin said that Police Chief Christopher Satriale has been dealing with phone scams, door scams and porch package thefts in just the last few weeks as fraudsters look to take advantage of “this incredibly joyous time of giving,” ...

  8. Yonkers Is Safest City In New York According To Website's Rankings

    Yonkers Is Safest City In New York According To Website's Rankings

    YONKERS, N.Y. - Yonkers has been ranked as the safest city in the state, and one of the safest in the country, according to a report released by a personal finance website.On Monday, WalletHub.com released a report comparing nearly 200 cities across “35 key indicators of safety,” with datasets ranging from assaults per capita to unemployment rate and roadway quality. The study ...

  9. Westchester Agrees To Proposed Contract With Police Labor Unions

    Westchester Agrees To Proposed Contract With Police Labor Unions

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - Pending approval by the Board of Legislators, Westchester County has reached an agreement with the labor unions that represent county police.The tentative five-year deal with includes the Westchester County Department of Public Safety and the PBA Superior Superior Officers Unit. The proposed deal includes a salary bump for the county’s officers, detectives, ...

  10. Car Strikes Building At Scarsdale Shopping Center

    Car Strikes Building At Scarsdale Shopping Center

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - A driver lost control of a vehicle in the Golden Horseshoe Shopping Center on Tuesday afternoon, striking a building and causing minor damage.The driver of a white sedan hopped the curb outside the Scarsdale Post Office at approximately 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, striking the building and causing minor damage to the facade and vehicle. No injuries were reported.It ...

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