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

Menu

Yorktown Daily Voice serves Yorktown, NY

Nearby Towns

Joe Jenkins

Managing Editor, Orange County

Joe Jenkins is a reporter who has worked for various publications including the Poughkeepsie Journal and the New York Daily News. He Graduated from the University at Buffalo in 2003 and received his master's degree from the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism in 2012. Joe is also a contributing columnist and analyst for various online sports publications.

Joe Jenkins's Contributions

  1. Astronaut John Glenn Dies At 95

    Astronaut John Glenn Dies At 95

    John Glenn, the first American to orbit the Earth, died on Thursday, according to multiple reports. Glenn was 95. Glenn had been battling health issues since suffering a stroke and had been hospitalized in an Ohio State University medical center since last week, according to NPR. Glenn was a decorated Marine who flew over 100 combat missions during World War II and the Korean War. He ...

  2. IBM's $31.75M Sale Of Somers Campus Tops News In Northern Westchester

    IBM's $31.75M Sale Of Somers Campus Tops News In Northern Westchester

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Here's a look at the week's top stories from around northern Westchester County. Armonk-based IBM has sold its longtime campus in Somers for $31.75 million.A teacher who lives in Somers is facing child porn charges.Residents from Katonah and Purdys are facing DWI charges following a recent state police detail. Shopping season is about to ramp up and two ...

  3. Former MLB Pitcher, Westchester Native, Resident Ralph Branca, Dies

    Former MLB Pitcher, Westchester Native, Resident Ralph Branca, Dies

    MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. -- Ralph Branca, a native of Mount Vernon and the pitcher who served up Bobby Thomson's "Shot Heard 'Round the World" Home Run, died on Wednesday morning, according to multiple reports. Branca was 90. The death was announced by Branca's son-in-law and former New York Mets Manager, Bobby Valentine of Stamford, Conn. Valentine stated that Branca died in his ...

  4. Meet Boris, The SPCA Pet Of The Week

    Meet Boris, The SPCA Pet Of The Week

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- The SPCA of Westchester County is hoping to find a home for its pet of the week, a male terrier named Boris. Boris is a friendly and smart 2-year-old who is up to date on heart worm. The SPCA says Boris does not play well with other dogs and due to his size should go to a home with older, teenage kids. To learn more, or to meet boris, ...

  5. Lakeland Wins 8th Straight State Field Hockey Championship

    Lakeland Wins 8th Straight State Field Hockey Championship

    SHRUB OAK, N.Y. -- The Lakeland High School field hockey team continued its dynastic run by securing its eighth consecutive state championship by defeating Garden City High School 1-0 on Sunday. Cameron Lischinsky scored the lone goal with 5:37 left in the first half off an assist from defensive standout Mia Lennon. Lischinsky's goal was the game winner as well on Saturday in the state ...

  6. Yorktown Police Announce Road Closures For Veterans Day Parade

    Yorktown Police Announce Road Closures For Veterans Day Parade

    YORKTOWN, N.Y. -- Motorists in and around Yorktown are reminded that the Veterans Day parade on Sunday, Nov. 13 will prompt road closures around town. The following roads will be closed leading up to and during the parade:East Main from the Lakeland High School east driveway to Sunnyside Street. Stoney Street at East MainStonegate Road at East MainNew Road at East MainDane Street at ...

  7. Area Schools Participate In First Tech Challenge At Pace In Pleasantville

    Area Schools Participate In First Tech Challenge At Pace In Pleasantville

    PLEASANTVILLE, N.Y. -- Pace Seidenberg Computer Science School hosted the kickoff of the First Tech Challenge robotics season on Sept. 10, featuring several area high schools.The program challenges students to apply STEM concepts in real-world situations, and inspires tomorrow’s innovators and entrepreneurs. Students get to design, build, and program robots. “Participating in FIRST lets ...

  8. Two From Walter Panas Recognized As Commended Scholarship Program Students

    Two From Walter Panas Recognized As Commended Scholarship Program Students

    CORTLANDT, N.Y. -- Walter Panas High School's Lauryn Aviles and Harriet Lengel-Enright have been recognized as Commended Students in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program.Commended students are named on the basis of a nationally applied Selection Index score that may vary from year to year. More than two-thirds (about 34,000) of the approximately 50,000 high scorers on the ...

  9. Yorktown Foundation Announces $39K In Grant Awards

    Yorktown Foundation Announces $39K In Grant Awards

    YORKTOWN, N.Y. -- The Yorktown Central School District is once again getting a financial boost from its Foundation for Excellence in Yorktown Education. The nonprofit announced recently that it had funded 22 grants in the district totaling $39,335 for the 2015-2016 school year. It is the largest pool of grants given out since the foundation was created in 1993.The check was presented at ...

  10. Yorktown Heights-Based Organization Hosts Ovarian Cancer Webinar

    Yorktown Heights-Based Organization Hosts Ovarian Cancer Webinar

    YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y. -- Yorktown Heights' Support Connection, Inc. is inviting women nationwide to participate in a free educational webinar on clinical trials and ovarian cancer on Thursday, Sept. 15. Dr. Stephanie Blank, a Gynecologic Oncologist at the NYU Clinical Cancer Center, and a Principal Investigator in numerous cancer research studies will be the guest speaker. Blank is an ...

  11. Prev Page 4 of 186 2 3 4 5 6 Next
    31 - 40 of 1,860 articles

Welcome to

Yorktown Daily Voice!

Get the news you need to know on the go.

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.