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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. Edward Delaney, 93, Yorktown Heights Native, World War II Veteran

    Edward Delaney, 93, Yorktown Heights Native, World War II Veteran

    YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y. --  Edward “Ed” J. Delaney passed peacefully at the age of 93 on Aug. 23 at his home in California. He is predeceased by his parents Edward J. Delaney and Marie Josephine Leary in Boston, MA., his first wife, Marie Rose Dever and his grandson, Craig Edward Delaney.He served in the U.S. Coast Guard in World War II aboard the Landing Ship Tank 170 in the Pacific. He ...

  2. Man Who Filed False Tax Returns Drives Drunk, Yorktown Police Say

    Man Who Filed False Tax Returns Drives Drunk, Yorktown Police Say

    A 36-year-old man was arrested and charged with DWI on Route 6 in Northern Westchester Saturday.Jason Pastore, 36, of Yonkers was charged after an officer noticed a black Jeep traveling westbound on Route 6 in Yorktown failed to exercise due care while traveling by an officer, police said.After the vehicle was stopped, an investigation revealed Pastore was intoxicated, police said. He ...

  3. Mohegan Lake Woman Threatens Officers, Yorktown Police Say

    Mohegan Lake Woman Threatens Officers, Yorktown Police Say

    MOHEGAN LAKE, N.Y. -- A 40-year-old Mohegan Lake resident was arrested and charged Saturday after she allegedly threatened Yorktown Police and began screaming and shouting at them during an investigation.Albana Vulaj was charged with obstructing governmental administration in the second degree, a Class A misdemeanor. Police were dispatched to meet with Vulaj after a report of a domestic ...

  4. Luna Is SPCA Pet Of The Week

    Luna Is SPCA Pet Of The Week

    Luna is looking for her forever home.The big-eared 6-year-old pooch is deaf, but the SPCA said it doesn't slow her down one bit. She knows a ton of commands by hand signal and is a really smart girl, the SPCA said. She is crate trained, energetic and active, a little bit selective with her dog friends, and would be a good fit for kids around 12 and up, the SPCA said.To learn more about ...

  5. Westchester County Marks 16th Anniversary Of 9/11

    Westchester County Marks 16th Anniversary Of 9/11

    A series of events will be held throughout Westchester County Monday to commemorate the 16th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks.The county will host its annual memorial ceremony at "The Rising" at Kensico Dam Plaza in Valhalla at 7 p.m. Monday.The Town of Cortlandt and Villages of Buchanan and Croton-on-Hudson will be hosting a dedication ceremony at 4 p.m. at Croton Landing ...

  6. Man Fails To Appear In Yorktown Justice Court, Police Say

    Man Fails To Appear In Yorktown Justice Court, Police Say

    YORKTOWN, N.Y. -- A 31-year-old Putnam Valley resident was arrested and charged in Yorktown Tuesday after he failed to appear in court to answer a drug charge.Vincent Pasciucco had missed a court appearance on Aug. 22 after being charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree, a Class A misdemeanor.Westchester County Corrections produced Pasciucco, who ...

  7. Authorities Track Down Westchester Man Charged With Stabbing Pit Bull

    Authorities Track Down Westchester Man Charged With Stabbing Pit Bull

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y.  -- A 26-year-old man was arrested and charged Tuesday after the Humane Law Enforcement Unit of the SPCA and Yonkers Police say he stabbed an eight-month pit bull in the back.Deshawn Williams of Yonkers was charged with animal cruelty. For months following the incident, Williams could not be located, staying under the radar to avoid arrest, the SPCA said.The ...

  8. Cortlandt Manor Brothers Bringing Supplies To Houston

    Cortlandt Manor Brothers Bringing Supplies To Houston

    CORTLANDT MANOR, N.Y. -- Two brothers from Cortlandt Manor are on the road to Houston with a truck full of supplies for the victims of Hurricane Harvey.Karl and Darrell Bjorkland, who own K & D Industries in Peekskill, a trucking company, began their trip to Texas Wednesday night after collecting donations outside of Wal-Mart at the Cortlandt Town Center."We were watching ...

  9. Letter To The Editor: Taxpayers Will Foot The Bill For New Cuomo Bridge

    Letter To The Editor: Taxpayers Will Foot The Bill For New Cuomo Bridge

    Daily Voice accepts signed and original letters to the editor up to 350 words. To submit your letter, email tarrytown@dailyvoice.com.Dear Letters Editor:There is even more to "New TZB Now Up, Running" Will Tolls Increase? (Joe Lombardi -- September 3). Consider the photo op of Governor Cuomo driving across the new Tappan Zee Bridge. It spoke volumns concerning his lack of ...

  10. Affordable Housing Complex Opens In Northern Westchester

    Affordable Housing Complex Opens In Northern Westchester

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- A new affordable housing complex in the area is open for business.Armonk Commons, a 10-unit townhouse development on Route 22 by Port Chester-based Lazz Development, celebrated its opening on Friday. The 10 units are all affordable housing.To date, six homes have been sold and are occupied while another four are in the sale process. The final sales prices are ...

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