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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. Hudson Valley Resident, Ousted Fox News Chief Roger Ailes Dies At 77

    Hudson Valley Resident, Ousted Fox News Chief Roger Ailes Dies At 77

    This story has been updated.Hudson Valley resident Roger Ailes, the former president and chairman of Fox News, died Thursday morning at age 77 due to complications of a subdural hematoma after he fell in his Palm Beach home last week, according to police.“I am profoundly sad and heartbroken to report that my husband, Roger Ailes, passed away this morning. Roger was a loving husband to ...

  2. Briarcliff Boy Is A Pokemon Whiz Kid

    Briarcliff Boy Is A Pokemon Whiz Kid

    BRIARCLIFF, N.Y. -- When it comes to playing the Pokemon Trading Card Game, Sebastian Male-Diaz is a child prodigy.Male-Diaz,  a 10-year-old who lives in Briarcliff and is in 5th grade, is ranked 11th  in the country for his age group, regularly traveling across the country competing in tournaments.  He has been invited to compete in tournaments in Australia. He recently finished in 2nd ...

  3. Ossining Soldier Deployed In East Africa

    Ossining Soldier Deployed In East Africa

    OSSINING, N.Y. -- Drew Young, who graduated from Ossining High School, has served his country in the Army for more than 30 years.Young is currently deployed in East Africa about 100 miles from Somalia. This is Young's sixth combat deployment. He was recently awarded the Defense Meritorious Service Medal for his service as a Senior Counterintelligence Officer in the Horn of Africa. Young ...

  4. Educators Tackle Thorny Issues At Future School Leaders Academy

    Educators Tackle Thorny Issues At Future School Leaders Academy

    Educators who want to move up the ladder got a crash course at the Future School Leaders Academy at Putnam Northern Westchester BOCES.The educators are about to graduate the two-year, 30-credit FSLA program, which leads to dual New York State certification as a school building and school district leader. The academy is a program of the Center for Educational Leadership at BOCES and is ...

  5. Croton Actress Stars In New Short Film

    Croton Actress Stars In New Short Film

    Jennifer Jiles, a Croton-on-Hudson actress who grew up in Poughkeepsie, is ready for her closeup. Jiles' stars in the new short film, "The Waiting Room." She plays Janet who is in purgatory waiting for her husband to join her. To Janet's surprise, when her husband joins her, he shows up with his new wife. The movie was written and directed by Debra Markowitz. "Waiting ...

  6. Westchester Voters Head To Polls For School Elections

    Westchester Voters Head To Polls For School Elections

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- It is school budget season in Westchester.Voters throughout the county will head to the polls Tuesday to vote on whether to approve school budgets and elect trustees to the school board. Several school districts have propositions on the ballot.In Bedford, incumbent Edward Render faces off against challenger Marie Scanlan. Residents have written letters of ...

  7. Westchester Voters Will Head To Polls For School Elections

    Westchester Voters Will Head To Polls For School Elections

    It is school budget season in Westchester.Voters throughout the county will head to the polls Tuesday to vote on whether to approve school budgets and elect trustees to the school board. Several school districts have propositions on the ballot.In Bedford, incumbent Edward Render faces off against challenger Marie Scanlan. Residents have written letters of support for both candidates. ...

  8. Seniors Get Served At Annual BOCES Culinary Luncheon

    Seniors Get Served At Annual BOCES Culinary Luncheon

    It's one of BOCES' biggest annual traditions.Putnam Northern Westchester BOCES recently held its annual Culinary Senior Luncheon where seniors are served a meal by the juniors in the culinary program. Vanessa Bueti, a senior at Walter Panas, spoke at the luncheon and said BOCES reaffirmed her decision to go into the culinary field. Bueti is heading to Johnson and Wales to study Pastry, ...

  9. BluePath Service Dogs Hosts Walkathon In Yorktown

    BluePath Service Dogs Hosts Walkathon In Yorktown

    YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y. -- A service dog can make all the difference in the world to a family with autism.BluePath Service Dogs, based in Hopewell Junction, is hosting its first annual walkathon at FDR State Park in Yorktown Heights on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The walkathon will raise funds to support the organization's mission to provide autism service dogs to families in ...

  10. Johnny Is SPCA Pet Of The Week

    Johnny Is SPCA Pet Of The Week

    BRIARCLIFF.N.Y.--  Johnny is looking for a good home.The SPCA in Briarcliff Manor is looking to find a forever home for Johnny, one of eight dogs rescued from a recent cruelty case. Johnny, who is always smiling, is looking for a yard to run in and is good with other dogs, the SPCA said. He does not like cats and would be a good fit for kids age 14 and up.For more information, e-mail ...

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