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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. 

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  1. Westchester Man Arrested For Allegedly Beating Wife In Front Of Son, Police Say

    Westchester Man Arrested For Allegedly Beating Wife In Front Of Son, Police Say

    A woman was allegedly bloodied and beaten in front of her son by her husband, who was arrested by police after being flagged down by a family member in Westchester.Officers from the Scarsdale Police Department were dispatched to a Brite Avenue home at approximately 1:15 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 7, where there was a report of an assault in progress. Upon arrival at the scene, officers were ...

  2. Two Westchester Men Admit To Roles In Fatal Armed Robbery

    Two Westchester Men Admit To Roles In Fatal Armed Robbery

    Two men have admitted to their roles in an armed robbery that left a man dead in Westchester last year.Yonkers residents Kentrell Hill, 20 has pleaded guilty to robbery and Charles Burks, 32, has pleaded guilty to manslaughter for their December robbery of 30-year-old Dymere Graham in Yonkers.On Dec. 7 last year, the two men robbed Graham, with Burks shooting him in the buttocks in the ...

  3. Man Wields Handgun In Northern Westchester Road Rage Incident, Police Say

    Man Wields Handgun In Northern Westchester Road Rage Incident, Police Say

    Westchester County Police intervention was required when a man allegedly pulled out a handgun during a road rage incident in Mount Kisco.On Sept. 20, a motorist reported to County Police investigators that a motorist had pointed a handgun at her during an incident on North Bedford Road during a bout of road rage, prompting an investigation.Police said that on Thursday, Oct. 11, ...

  4. Complaints Of Drug Activity Lead To Arrest Of 20-Year-Old In Tarrytown

    Complaints Of Drug Activity Lead To Arrest Of 20-Year-Old In Tarrytown

    Complaints of drug activities in led to the arrest of a 20-year-old man in Westchester and the seizure of drugs and ammunition, police said.Members of the Greenburgh Drug and Alcohol Task Force teamed with the Tarrytown Police Department and New York State Police on Tuesday to execute a search warrant of a Hamilton Place home, where they found drugs, bullets and cash.The warrant led to ...

  5. NYC Basketball Coach Tabbed To Head Development Program At A-Game Sports In Westchester

    NYC Basketball Coach Tabbed To Head Development Program At A-Game Sports In Westchester

    A renowned New York basketball coach is taking his talents to A-Game Sports in Westchester.William “Coach Billy” Council, a 32-year veteran of the New York City basketball circuit, has been tabbed by New Rochelle-based A-Game Sports to kickstart its new basketball program, which will include training and playing opportunities to athletes of all ages and experiences.Council said that ...

  6. Man Kidnaps, Assaults Westchester Woman Before Dumping Her On Side Of Road, Feds Say

    Man Kidnaps, Assaults Westchester Woman Before Dumping Her On Side Of Road, Feds Say

    A 24-year-old ride-share driver is facing charges after allegedly picking up a Westchester woman, kidnapping her and sexually assaulting her in his car before ditching her on the side of I-95 in Connecticut. Harbir Parmar of Howard Beach in Queens has been charged with kidnapping and wire-fraud charges dating back to an incident in February, U.S. Attorney Geoffrey Berman ...

  7. Mental Health, Substance Use Crisis Stabilization Team Created In Westchester

    Mental Health, Substance Use Crisis Stabilization Team Created In Westchester

    Officials in Westchester County are moving forward in their plans to create the county’s first Crisis Stabilization Hub.Westchester County Executive George Latimer announced that, under the recommendations of his Transition Team, they are created a Mental Health and Substance Use Crisis Stabilization Team in White Plains. The new team will be operated by PEOPLe, Inc. and is “the initial ...

  8. Self-Storage Firm Gets $2.5M In Tax Relief From New Rochelle

    Self-Storage Firm Gets $2.5M In Tax Relief From New Rochelle

    The former site of the Rotanelli Foods plant in New Rochelle is set to be repurposed into a multi-million dollar self-storage facility.The New Rochelle Industrial Development Agency (IDA) announced that an estimated $2.5 million in tax relief for to help developers help offset costs for the $25 million facility, which will be constructed on Birch Street.Developers intend to demolish the ...

  9. Strengthened Sexual Harassment Policy Goes Into Effect For Westchester County Employees

    Strengthened Sexual Harassment Policy Goes Into Effect For Westchester County Employees

    With the #MeToo era in full swing, elected officials in Westchester are implementing a zero-tolerance policy in regards to sexual harassment.Westchester County Executive George Latimer signed an Executive Order that “strengthens Westchester’s sexual harassment policy to emphasize a zero-tolerance policy towards all forms of harassment or discrimination and prohibits any conduct that ...

  10. Westchester Man Sentenced For Having Hundreds Of Images Of Child Porn

    Westchester Man Sentenced For Having Hundreds Of Images Of Child Porn

    A 30-year-old Westchester man will register as a sex offender after being caught with a collection of child porn on his home computer.Yonkers resident Richard Silva was sentenced to 10 years probation with sex offender conditions, Westchester County District Attorney Anthony Scarpino, Jr., announced on Tuesday. Silva pleaded guilty to one count of possessing an obscene sexual ...

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