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Sam Barron

Community Editor

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.

Sam Barron's Contributions

  1. Hudson Valley's Sean Kilpatrick Signs With NBA's Milwaukee Bucks

    Hudson Valley's Sean Kilpatrick Signs With NBA's Milwaukee Bucks

    Sean Kilpatrick has a new home.The White Plains native, who was born in Yonkers, signed with the Milwaukee Bucks this week after he was waived by the Brooklyn Nets. In his first game with the Bucks Friday, Kilpatrick played 10 minutes and scored five points, helping to lead Milwaukee to a 109-104 win over Charlotte."#FeartheDeer," Kilpatrick tweeted about his ...

  2. Gillibrand, Cuomo Rank High Among 2020 Democratic Presidential Prospects

    Gillibrand, Cuomo Rank High Among 2020 Democratic Presidential Prospects

    Could the 2020 presidential election once again be New York v. New York?U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) and Governor Andrew Cuomo (D-New Castle) made the Washington Post's list of the top 15 Democratic presidential candidates for 2020 to challenge Republican President Donald Trump, a fellow New Yorker. Gillibrand came in 4th while Cuomo was 10th. Sen. Bernie Sanders was ranked ...

  3. Putnam's Kayte Kinsley Named NCAA Division II Coach Of Year

    Putnam's Kayte Kinsley Named NCAA Division II Coach Of Year

    Kayte Kinsley is at the top of her game.The Putnam Valley native was named the Synapse Sports National Coach of the Year for her work on the Pace University field hockey team.This year, Pace recorded a program-record 15 wins and spent the final eight weeks of the season ranked nationally. They were seeded 3rd in their conference tournament.The Setters allowed four fewer goals than any ...

  4. Cuomo To NY Property Owners: Postmark 2018 Taxes By Dec. 31

    Cuomo To NY Property Owners: Postmark 2018 Taxes By Dec. 31

    In response to the Republican-supported federal tax reform bill signed into law this week, Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D-New Castle) issued an executive order Friday allowing New York state property owners to pre-pay their 2018 school and local property taxes so they can deduct them from their federal income tax this year.This would allow homeowners to deduct the taxes from their upcoming tax ...

  5. Somers Soldier Receives Purple Heart From President Trump

    Somers Soldier Receives Purple Heart From President Trump

    A soldier from Northern Westchester who was wounded in Afghanistan last month was awarded a Purple Heart from President Donald Trump at Walter Reed Medical Center on Thursday.Victor Prato, a 25-year-old who graduated from Somers High School in 2011 and played football at Somers, has served in the Army for two years. He was injured by a car bomb."One of the most powerful moments of ...

  6. Chevy Chase Talks Christmas Vacation At Bedford Playhouse

    Chevy Chase Talks Christmas Vacation At Bedford Playhouse

    Chevy Chase, a Bedford resident, made an appearance in his hometown Tuesday night to discuss one of his most iconic roles.The Bedford Playhouse hosted a screening of "National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation" followed by a Q&A with Chase, who played Clark W. Griswold. Chase played Griswold in five Vacation movies.Chase said the movie was shot on the Warner Brothers lot in ...

  7. Hudson Valley's O'Donnell Offered Senators $2M To Vote Against Tax Bill

    Hudson Valley's O'Donnell Offered Senators $2M To Vote Against Tax Bill

    When it comes to tax reform, Rosie O'Donnell, who lives in South Nyack, was willing to do anything to stop it.On Twitter, O'Donnell offered Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) and Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ) $2 million each if they voted against the tax reform bill. "If they vote no, no, I will not kill Americans for the super rich," O'Donnell said. "DM me Susan. DM me Jeff. $2 million ...

  8. New York Schools Could Start In August

    New York Schools Could Start In August

    School before September? Say it isn't so.The State Education Department is considering allowing school districts to start in August, according to State Education Commissioner MaryEllen Elia. Schools are currently not allowed to start before Sept. 1. Elia told the Times Union schools have pushed to start before Sept. 1, since it would give them greater flexibility.Elia also said the ...

  9. Mohegan Lake 'Porch Pirate' Stole $155 Worth Of Packages, Police Say

    Mohegan Lake 'Porch Pirate' Stole $155 Worth Of Packages, Police Say

    A 24-year-old Mohegan Lake "Porch Pirate" was being a real Grinch, according to Yorktown Police.Leisvel Gonzalez-Lopez was arrested and charged Tuesday with petit larceny, a Class A misdemeanor after police say he stole $155.17 worth of packages from a home on Christine Road. The homeowner told police the packages were stolen between 6:15 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. on Friday. The ...

  10. Yorktown Football Team Donates $5,000 To Support Connection

    Yorktown Football Team Donates $5,000 To Support Connection

    Yorktown High School football players are excelling both on and off the field.The team donated $5,000 to Support Connection Tuesday. Support Connection, based in Yorktown, provides emotional, social, and educational support to people affected by breast and ovarian cancer.The football team raised the funds through the sale of t-shirts and donations collected at a Friday night football ...

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