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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. Cortlandt Man Excited To Lead Peekskill St. Patrick's Day Parade

    Cortlandt Man Excited To Lead Peekskill St. Patrick's Day Parade

    PEEKSKILL, N.Y. -- Michael O'Hanlon's Irish eyes will be smiling Saturday in Peekskill.The Cortlandt resident is the Grand Marshal for the 28th annual Peekskill St. Patrick's Day Parade being held Saturday. The parade steps off at 3 p.m. near Assumption Church, makes its way down Union Avenue, then right on South Street, left on Division Street, right on Main Street and right on James ...

  2. Yorktown Superintendent Ralph Napolitano Announces Retirement

    Yorktown Superintendent Ralph Napolitano Announces Retirement

    YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y. -- Dr. Ralph Napolitano is saying his final farewell to Yorktown. Napolitano announced he is retiring as Yorktown Central School Superintendent after 11 years and a 43-year career in education as a teacher, college professor, department chairperson and assistant superintendent.“I have had the privilege of working with an amazing Board of Education, an outstanding ...

  3. Yorktown AD Fio Nardone Stepping Down After 16 Years

    Yorktown AD Fio Nardone Stepping Down After 16 Years

    This story has been updated.YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y. - After 16 years at the helm of one of Westchester County's most successful sports programs, Yorktown Central School District Athletic Director Fio Nardone has announced that he will retire at the end of the school year.Nardone said he was fortunate to work at a district like Yorktown, which puts a strong emphasis on sports.“Sports is ...

  4. Westchester Celebrates Free Pancake Day

    Westchester Celebrates Free Pancake Day

    HARTSDALE, N.Y. -- It is the Super Bowl for IHOP.The pancake chain celebrated National Pancake Day at its restaurants across the country, including locations in Hartsdale, Yonkers, Larchmont, Mohegan Lake, West Nyack, and Poughkeepsie. Customers got a free short stack of buttermilk pancakes with the hope they will donate to help children battling critical illnesses. IHOP is hoping to ...

  5. New Poughkeepsie Coffeehouse Pledges To Keep It Local

    New Poughkeepsie Coffeehouse Pledges To Keep It Local

    POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. -- The secret to a good cup of coffee might be right here in Poughkeepsie.The Ugly Mug recently opened at 39 Market Street in Poughkeepsie. The coffee shop is run by Ori Brachfeld, a town councilman in Fishkill. Brachfeld also runs Dash Lock and Key, a locksmith company.Brachfeld, a former chairman of the Dutchess County Regional Chamber of Commerce, said everything ...

  6. Mary Ann Russo Of Cortlandt Manor, 83

    Mary Ann Russo Of Cortlandt Manor, 83

    CORTLANDT MANOR, N.Y. -- Mary Ann Russo of Cortlandt Manor died on Monday, Feb. 27. She was 83.Mary Ann was born Sept. 14, 1933, and married Joseph Russo on Nov. 3, 1956. She is survived by her husband Joseph, son Steven, daughter Linda, sister Anna and three grandchildren Julian DeBerry, Kerry and Jessica Russo. Calling hours: none. A mass of Christian burial will be held on Friday, ...

  7. Hudson Valley Claims Fame To Presidents Past, Present

    Hudson Valley Claims Fame To Presidents Past, Present

    With the Hudson Valley and the nation celebrating Presidents Day on Monday, this area continues to be a place near and dear to the hearts of Presidents of the United States from Washington to Trump. Our very first president, George Washington, spent the summer of 1781 in central Westchester, fighting in the American Revolution. Washington teamed with the French and fought in Dobbs ...

  8. Missing 24-Year-Old Hudson Valley Woman Found Safe

    Missing 24-Year-Old Hudson Valley Woman Found Safe

    Veronica Hallock, a 24-year-old Croton resident who had been missing since Tuesday afternoon, was found safe Saturday at LaGuardia Airport.Emily Hallock, Veronica's sister, shared the news on her Facebook page. Veronica was spotted by Leslie Kuhn, who saw her at Terminal B in American Airlines departures at the food court."I cannot possibly express my gratitude to Leslie Safian ...

  9. Pleasantville Seniors Vote To Keep Prom At Trump National In Briarcliff

    Pleasantville Seniors Vote To Keep Prom At Trump National In Briarcliff

    PLEASANTVILLE, N.Y. -- The Pleasantville Senior Prom will remain at Trump National Golf Club in Briarcliff.Seniors voted 97-44 to keep the June 8 prom at the golf club owned by the 45th President of the United States.The prom was booked in Feb. 2016, by a group of parents, faculty, and students, before Donald Trump became president. A nonrefundable deposit of $4,000 -- money raised by ...

  10. New Details Emerge In Case Of Missing Croton Woman, 24

    New Details Emerge In Case Of Missing Croton Woman, 24

    Veronica Hallock, the missing 24-year-old Croton-on-Hudson woman, was spotted by a young man getting off a southbound Metro-North train in Ossining shortly after 3 p.m. on Tuesday according to her sister Emily Hallock.MTA police found surveillance video of her in Grand Central Terminal at 4:45 p.m. Tuesday with a backpack and wearing a t-shirt with the Captain America logo, according to ...

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