Contact Us
Yorktown Daily Voice serves Yorktown, NY
Return to your home site

Menu

Yorktown Daily Voice serves Yorktown, NY

Nearby Towns

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. 

Zak Failla's Contributions

  1. Westchester High School Students Celebrated For Efforts On Gun Safety

    Westchester High School Students Celebrated For Efforts On Gun Safety

    A group of high school students have been recognized for their local efforts to improve gun safety.Students from the Bronxville High School were among those celebrated for taking a stand in the debate on gun violence at the New Yorkers Against Gun Violence Westchester Regional benefit, which was held in Eastchester on April 26.Seniors Viena Pentikainen and Kiki Shinsato, sophomore ...

  2. Know Them? Pair Allegedly Made Fraudulent Purchases In Area

    Know Them? Pair Allegedly Made Fraudulent Purchases In Area

    State Police investigators have released surveillance photos of a pair believed to be frequenting Orange County stores and making a series of fraudulent charges over the span of nearly a month.Members of the Middletown Bureau of Criminal Investigation released the photos on Wednesday, of two alleged suspects who have frequented several Rite Aid, Dollar General, Family Dollar and Walmart ...

  3. Special Prosecutor Named To Investigate Schneiderman Abuse Claims

    Special Prosecutor Named To Investigate Schneiderman Abuse Claims

    New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has appointed a special prosecutor to investigate claims of abuse against former New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, who abruptly resigned late Monday night.Schneiderman, who had been an outspoken advocate of the #MeToo movement, was accused by four women of physical abuse in a New Yorker article that came out on Monday, leading to his ...

  4. VIDEO: Police In Westchester Investigate Multiple Incidents Of Mail Theft

    VIDEO: Police In Westchester Investigate Multiple Incidents Of Mail Theft

    Police are investigating a series of incidents of mail theft that saw hooded suspects enter mailboxes, steal its contents and take off on foot.The Yonkers Police Department issued a public safety alert on Wednesday afternoon following multiple incidents of mail theft that took place between 1:30 a.m. and 2 a.m. on Tuesday, May 8, when the suspects targeted several Yonkers Avenue ...

  5. Man Caught Transporting Nearly 4 Pounds Of Pot In Hudson Valley

    Man Caught Transporting Nearly 4 Pounds Of Pot In Hudson Valley

    New York State Police troopers caught a man with nearly 4 pounds of marijuana during a late-night traffic stop in LaGrange.Troopers on patrol shortly before 11 p.m. on Tuesday, May 8 stopped a Honda Accord on Noxon Road in LaGrange for violations of the vehicle and traffic law.During the subsequent stop, troopers detected “a strong odor of marijuana” and further investigation revealed ...

  6. Northern Westchester Man Among 4 Charged With 'Cooking' Hedge Fund's Books

    Northern Westchester Man Among 4 Charged With 'Cooking' Hedge Fund's Books

    A pair of Westchester residents were among those charged in federal court to their roles in an alleged securities scam that saw them overstate their investment firm’s worth by hundreds of millions of dollars to bilk investors.U.S. Attorney Audrey Strauss announced on Wednesday that White Plains resident Ashish Dole, 34, and Armonk resident Amin Majidi, 52, have been involved in an ...

  7. Teen Girl Caught Using Credit Card Stolen From Yorktown Home, Police Say

    Teen Girl Caught Using Credit Card Stolen From Yorktown Home, Police Say

    An investigation by Yorktown police into a stolen credit card led to the arrest of a Westchester teenager who surrendered herself into custody this week.Officers from the Yorktown Police Department were dispatched to a local residence at approximately 7:10 p.m. on April 15, where there was a report of a larceny from the home, when the 18-year-old suspect from Cortlandt Manor - whose ...

  8. Iona College Names New Athletic Director

    Iona College Names New Athletic Director

    Iona College is turning to a familiar face to head its Athletics Department, naming Matt Glovaski as the 10th Deputy Director of Athletics following the departure of Rick Cole, Jr.Iona stayed in-house with the appointment, after Glovaski joined the college 13 years ago, serving the last 15 months as the Deputy Director of Athletics and five years as the Senior Associate Athletic ...

  9. Westchester Police: Man Hurls Traffic Barrel At Car In Hospital Parking Lot

    Westchester Police: Man Hurls Traffic Barrel At Car In Hospital Parking Lot

    Westchester County Police detectives are investigating an incident in which they say a man intentionally damaged a vehicle parked at Northern Westchester Hospital Center in Mount Kisco.Investigators were dispatched to the hospital at approximately 11:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 1, where there was a report from security of a man who had picked up a large traffic-control barrel in the parking ...

  10. Westchester DA Issues Alert For Mailbox Fishing

    Westchester DA Issues Alert For Mailbox Fishing

    The Westchester County District Attorney and Yonkers Police Department are cautioning residents to be wary of a mailbox fishing scheme that involves suspects attempting to steal mail.This week, Yonkers Police Sgt. Dean Politopoulos issued an alert on behalf of the department warning of mailbox fishing, which is when “unscrupulous individuals use a sticky substance or adhesive on a lead ...

  11. Prev Page 10 of 215 8 9 10 11 12 Next
    91 - 100 of 2,143 articles

Welcome to

Yorktown Daily Voice!

Hi! You've read our articles so we know you like our reporting. To keep reading please join our mailing list.

Get important news about your town as it happens.