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Pleasantville native Jon Craig is special editor for the Westchester, Putnam, Rockland, Orange and Dutchess Daily Voice sites.Jon graduated from Cornell University and received his master's degree in journalism from Northwestern University. He's worked as a reporter for daily newspapers in New York and Ohio and as managing editor for weekly newspapers in Rye, White Plains and Harrison.

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  1. New Siena Poll Gives Early Look At How Cuomo-Molinaro Race Stands Now

    New Siena Poll Gives Early Look At How Cuomo-Molinaro Race Stands Now

    A new Siena College Research Institute Poll indicates how the race between Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Republican challenger Marc Molinaro could become closer if Democratic primary loser Cynthia Nixon remains on a third-party ballot line.In the latest poll released on Monday, Oct. 1, Siena found that Cuomo, a Democrat seeking a third-term, leads Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro by 50 ...

  2. Working Families Party Withdraws Nixon Ballot Line, Backs Incumbent Gov. Cuomo

    Working Families Party Withdraws Nixon Ballot Line, Backs Incumbent Gov. Cuomo

    Good news for Gov. Andrew Cuomo.Potentially bad news for the future of the Working Families Party.The WFP nominated Cuomo of New Castle for re-election on Wednesday night after he defeated the third party's endorsed candidate, actor Cynthia Nixon, in the Sept. 13 primary.But the last-minute maneuver puts the party, founded as an alliance between leftwing activists and some unions, at ...

  3. Race About Race? Faso Attack Ads Call Rhodes Scholar Delgado 'Big City Rapper'

    Race About Race? Faso Attack Ads Call Rhodes Scholar Delgado 'Big City Rapper'

    U.S. Rep. John Faso, a Republican representing New York’s 19th Congressional District, which includes the mid-Hudson Valley is seen as vulnerable this year.And now, Faso's campaign has resorted to racist attack ads calling Delgado a "big city rapper," according to multiple reports.The district, encompassing 11 counties including Dutchess, has been represented by Republicans ...

  4. Westchester, Putnam Staple Wallauer's To Open First Rockland County Store

    Westchester, Putnam Staple Wallauer's To Open First Rockland County Store

    Wallauer Paint & Design is opening its first store in Rockland County.A ribbon cutting and grand opening celebration is planned from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 13 at 52 College Ave. in Nanuet.The event will include face painting, balloon artistry, a magician, refreshments, free raffles, music and more. The event is free and all those who attend will receive promotions that ...

  5. Racist, Sexist, Anti-Gay: Chappaqua's Hillary Clinton Unloads On Trump

    Racist, Sexist, Anti-Gay: Chappaqua's Hillary Clinton Unloads On Trump

    Hillary Clinton unloaded on President Donald Trump, charging her former presidential rival with being racist, sexist and anti-gay rights.'He has been racist, he's been sexist, he's been Islamophobic, he has been anti-LGBTQ, I mean, there's a long list,' Clinton told the Atlantic Events Festival last week.She also said there's "a lot to be concerned about" over Trump's Supreme ...

  6. Could Third-Party Candidates Play Spoiler Roles In November Governor's Race? Stay Tuned

    Could Third-Party Candidates Play Spoiler Roles In November Governor's Race? Stay Tuned

    Related, updates in this Daily Voice story. The leaders of a small but influential Working Families Party are scheduled to vote on Wednesday, Oct. 3 to decide whether to keep Cynthia Nixon as its candidate for governor on Nov. 6, or endorse Gov. Andrew Cuomo and avoid playing the role of a spoiler. Green Party candidate Howie Hawkins also is seeking to be on the WFP ballot line on Nov. ...

  7. Altice Says Lawsuit By Dolan Family, News 12 Anchor 'Without Merit'

    Altice Says Lawsuit By Dolan Family, News 12 Anchor 'Without Merit'

    Altice USA issued a detailed response to Thursday's story by Daily Voice about a lawsuit filed this week by the Dolan Family and a longtime News 12 anchor to prevent Altice from laying off more workers at News 12.Janet Meahan, senior director of communications for Altice USA, said: “This lawsuit is without merit and paints an extremely inaccurate representation of our business. It is ...

  8. League Of Women Voters Cancels Candidate Forum In Westchester

    League Of Women Voters Cancels Candidate Forum In Westchester

    The League of Women Voters of White Plains has canceled a candidates forum for contestants in the state Assembly District 93 election planned for Tuesday, Oct. 23. Incumbent Democrat David Buchwald accepted the League’s invitation to participate in the LWV forum. Buchwald's Republican Party challenger, John Nuculovic, did not respond to invitations to participate by the League’s ...

  9. Donald Trump Jr. Says He's Open To Run For NY Governor

    Donald Trump Jr. Says He's Open To Run For NY Governor

    Donald Trump Jr. and Kimberly Guilfoyle say they could turn being the most Googled couple on the Internet into a White House career for her – and possible New York governor run for him, according to this report by Daily Mail. The couple's first-ever television interview together was aired by DailyMailTV. Guilfoyle, 49, said she would put her life on hold to work at the White House if ...

  10. Dolan Family, Longtime News 12 Anchor Sue New Owner Altice Over Layoffs

    Dolan Family, Longtime News 12 Anchor Sue New Owner Altice Over Layoffs

    This story has been updated.A lawsuit and request to permanently enjoin Altice USA from laying off more television workers at News 12 was filed this week.The lawsuit alleges that Altice ignored commitments made during its $17.7 billion acquisition of Cablevision Systems Corp. The merger closed in June 2016.The suit was filed in Delaware by the Dolan Family alleging Altice failed keep ...

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