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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. North Castle, Bedford Police Officers Search For Suicidal Man

    North Castle, Bedford Police Officers Search For Suicidal Man

    North Castle Police offered an assist to officers in Bedford in an effort to track down an allegedly suicidal man who had just lost his job.The North Castle Police Department received a call from a sergeant working for the Bedford Police Department at approximately 5:20 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 14, reporting that they were attempting to locate a suicidal man who had threatened to hang ...

  2. Route 117 Closure Scheduled During Roadwork In Mount Pleasant

    Route 117 Closure Scheduled During Roadwork In Mount Pleasant

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - Motorists planning on traveling on Route 117 in Mount Pleasant over the weekend can expect delays as contracting crews complete work in the area.The New York State Department of Transportation issued an alert cautioning that beginning at 7 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 19, Route 117 will be closed between Route 9 and Route 448, extending through the following day, as ...

  3. Iona Increases Security Following Latest New Rochelle HS Stabbing Incident

    Iona Increases Security Following Latest New Rochelle HS Stabbing Incident

    Iona College has beefed up its security in the wake of the third stabbing incident involving New Rochelle students.According to police, at approximately 8:50 a.m. on Thursday, the department received a call from security guards at the high school reporting that a stabbing had occurred at the school, and a 15-year-old suspect was seen on video fleeing the building.New Rochelle Police ...

  4. Woman Stabbed During Pricing Dispute At Westchester Hardware Store

    Woman Stabbed During Pricing Dispute At Westchester Hardware Store

    EASTCHESTER, N.Y. - A woman was allegedly stabbed during a racially-charged dispute over prices at an Eastchester hardware store, according to a News12 report.Diesha Rushie was shopping for a mirror at Cornell’s True Value in Eastchester, according to the report, and when she went to pay, the merchandise came up as more expensive then the advertised cost, leading to an ...

  5. Police Presence Beefed Up Outside Westchester HS After Latest Stabbing

    Police Presence Beefed Up Outside Westchester HS After Latest Stabbing

    The New Rochelle Police Department will have an increased uniformed presence at the high school moving forward, according to city and school officials following the third violent stabbing incident in a little over a week.In a joint statement released Thursday afternoon following the third stabbing incident reported near the high school in five days, city and school officials stated that ...

  6. Man Driving Wrong Way On I-87 Ramp Was Drunk, Police Say

    Man Driving Wrong Way On I-87 Ramp Was Drunk, Police Say

    A man was busted driving with a blood-alcohol content nearly triple the legal limit after being spotted by a police officer going the wrong way on a New York Thruway exit ramp in Rockland County.An Orangetown Police Department officer on patrol shortly after 1:30 a.m. on Thursday morning arrested Nanuet resident Michael Gordon, 61, after he was spotted driving his car with no headlights ...

  7. Access To New Rochelle HS Tightened After Latest Violent Incident

    Access To New Rochelle HS Tightened After Latest Violent Incident

    Access to the New Rochelle High School is being “tightly controlled” following a stabbing incident in the building on Thursday morning.According to police, at approximately 8:50 a.m. on Thursday, the department received a call from security guards at the high school reporting that a stabbing had occurred at the school, and a 15-year-old suspect was seen on video fleeing the building.New ...

  8. Police: Westchester HS Student Suffers Two Stab Wounds In Latest Incident

    Police: Westchester HS Student Suffers Two Stab Wounds In Latest Incident

    Police are investigating another violent incident involving students at the New Rochelle High School.According to police, a stabbing occurred Thursday morning, a day after a teen suffered a laceration on his hand during an altercation, and eight days after New Rochelle High School junior Valaree Schwab was fatally stabbed outside a local building near the school.New Rochelle Police ...

  9. TZB Tally: Petition To Remove Cuomo Name From Bridge Tops 100K Signatures

    TZB Tally: Petition To Remove Cuomo Name From Bridge Tops 100K Signatures

    It’s a new year, but the sentiment is the same when it comes to Hudson Valley residents’ opinions regarding the naming rights of the new Tappan Zee Bridge.Ever since New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced the designation of Mario M. Cuomo Bridge as the official name for the new Tappan Zee span, the vocal outcry against the name has been heard loudly and often, including the change.org ...

  10. Off-Duty Firefighters Help Battle Blaze In Northern Westchester

    Off-Duty Firefighters Help Battle Blaze In Northern Westchester

    A firefighter is never off duty.Five off-duty career firefighters were among those called to a Peekskill structure fire on Tuesday that left a residence with damage and temporarily displaced several residents.Firefighters in Peekskill were dispatched at approximately 1 p.m. on Tuesday afternoon to a reported structure fire near the intersection of North James Street and Howard Street. ...

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