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Sandra Diamond Fox

Community Reporter

Sandra Diamond Fox has been a journalist since 2005, working for The News-Times and The Redding Pilot prior to coming to the Daily Voice. She has a bachelor's degree in English from Stony Brook University and a Master's degree in publishing from Pace University. She married with four teenage children and is a competitive runner and avid exerciser.

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  1. Valhalla Middle School Program Makes, Decorates Gingerbread Houses

    Valhalla Middle School Program Makes, Decorates Gingerbread Houses

    VALHALLA, N.Y. -- On Dec. 17, the Valhalla Middle School Partners' Program met for its Winter Extravaganza, an end-of-year celebration. In addition to spending time together, the groups each opened gingerbread house-making kits and worked to assemble and decorate them for the holidays. The Partners' Program was created as a mentorship program. Its goal is to join students with staff ...

  2. State HS Athletic Association Recognizes Westlake's Scholar Athlete Teams

    State HS Athletic Association Recognizes Westlake's Scholar Athlete Teams

    THORNWOOD, N.Y. -- The Westlake High School Athletic Department in Thornwood announces that all eight fall varsity competition teams have been recognized by the New York State Public High School Athletic Association as Scholar-Athlete Teams. The scholar-athlete team award is given to teams whose combined GPA is 90 percent and higher. The teams were congratulated by Athletic Director ...

  3. Westchester Pet Store Owner Pleads Not Guilty To Animal Cruelty Charges

    Westchester Pet Store Owner Pleads Not Guilty To Animal Cruelty Charges

    Charges of animal cruelty continue to hang over American Breeders, a Mohegan Lake pet store chain, according to a story on News 12.In July, American Breeders owner Richard Doyle was arrested and charged with animal cruelty and the death of two animals. The 55-year-old Mahopac man pleaded not guilty and called the allegations false, News 12 said.The allegations include failing to ...

  4. Authorities Investigate Cause Of Briarcliff Manor Pool Pavilion Fire

    Authorities Investigate Cause Of Briarcliff Manor Pool Pavilion Fire

    BRIARCLIFF MANOR, N.Y. -- Authorities continue to investigate what caused the fire that destroyed the Briarcliff Manor pool pavilion on Saturday night, according to an article on lohud.com.The fire started at around 9 p.m. Saturday, engulfing the two-story structure on Pleasantville Road near the pool. Briarcliff firefighters knocked down the fire after several hours, lohud.com said.The ...

  5. State Regents Recommend Delay In Counting Common Core

    State Regents Recommend Delay In Counting Common Core

    The state Board of Regents has recommended that students and teachers not be held responsible for the results of the Common Core tests until the 2019-20 school year, according to a story on lohud.com.A board committee voted Monday on a series of recommendations from its panel reviewing the standardized tests and how they are used to grade the performance of students and teachers. The ...

  6. Westchester High Schools Rank Among Best For Sports

    Westchester High Schools Rank Among Best For Sports

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NY. -- Four Westchester high schools rank among the best for sports in New York: Rye, Bronxville, Hastings and Yorktown.The rankings are from Niche, which offers rankings and statistics on every neighborhood and city in the U.S. to help people find the best places to live, visit and raise a family.There are 253 public schools in New York with a total of 150,963 ...

  7. Valhalla School Fathers Can Socialize, Watch Football At Dad's PTA Event

    Valhalla School Fathers Can Socialize, Watch Football At Dad's PTA Event

    VALHALLA, N.Y. -- All Valhalla fathers are encouraged to join the Valhalla Union Free School District’s PTA group for a special annual get-together to discuss student success. The “Dad’s PTA” event will be held tonight, Monday at 7 p.m. at The Cabin Restaurant, 1172 Knollwood Road, White Plains.Fathers are asked to attend the casual meeting, to watch the football game and enjoy some ...

  8. Valhalla High Language Class Sees Spanish Play In New York City

    Valhalla High Language Class Sees Spanish Play In New York City

    VALHALLA, N.Y. -- Valhalla High School's World Language Department instructors Richard O'Riley and Roxanne Franquelli-Beras led a group of college-level Spanish students to the Repertorio Espanol in Gramercy to view the production "La Zapatera Prodigiosa." They took the trip Dec. 9.The play's title translates to "The Shoemaker's Prodigious Wife" in English. It was ...

  9. Metro-North Imposes Alcohol Ban For SantaCon Event

    Metro-North Imposes Alcohol Ban For SantaCon Event

    To maintain orderly travel and safe station and terminal operations during this weekend’s SantaCon event, alcohol will not be permitted on MTA Long Island Rail Road and MTA Metro-North Railroad trains and in stations during certain hours.Alcohol will not be permitted on Long Island Rail Road trains and in stations from 11 p.m. on Friday, through noon on Sunday. The Long Island Rail ...

  10. Gridlock Alert Days For Holiday Season Announced

    Gridlock Alert Days For Holiday Season Announced

    The New York City Department of Transportation has announced Friday, Dec. 11, is a Gridlock Alert Day as well as three other days prior to Christmas Day, Dec. 25.Each year during the holiday season, the Department of Transportation designates Gridlock Alert Days as some of the busiest traffic days of the year. Whether traveling to work, shopping or recreation, please consider walking, ...

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