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Kathy Reakes

Content Producer kreakes@dailyvoice.com
Kathy Reaks has worked as a reporter in the local news business since 1984, starting as a news clerk and working her way up. She spent 17 years at Florida Today in Melbourne, Florida as a general assignment reporter, crime reporter, entertainment reporter and restaurant critic. She worked four years at Hometown News as a general assignment reporter, then another two years at Spacecoast Daily in Cocoa Beach, Florida. She attended Eastern Florida State College in Melbourne, Florida.

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  1. Driver Arrested Following County-To-County Police Chase On Meadowbrook State Parkway

    Driver Arrested Following County-To-County Police Chase On Meadowbrook State Parkway

    A Hempstead man was arrested following a police pursuit that began in Nassau County and ended in Suffolk County all the while ramming a vehicle on the Meadowbrook State Parkway.The incident began around 9:38 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 16, when New York State Police responded to a call of an ongoing incident on the parkway, said Trooper Daniel Ahlgrim, spokesman for the department.Once ...

  2. Woman Arrested For Failing To Pay Ticket For Causing Bridgeport Disturbance

    Woman Arrested For Failing To Pay Ticket For Causing Bridgeport Disturbance

    A 27-year-old area woman was arrested for failing to pay a ticket after being stopped for a routine traffic violation.Raneisha Wright of Bridgeport was arrested on Sunday, Oct. 13, by the Newtown Police when officers determined that she had an active warrant, said Newtown Police Lt. Aaron Bahamonde.The warrant stemmed from Bridgeport and failure to pay for a ticket for creating a ...

  3. Know Him? Suspect On Loose After Businesses Burglarized In Area

    Know Him? Suspect On Loose After Businesses Burglarized In Area

    Police are asking the public for help identifying a man who attempted to break into one business and burglarized another.Both incidents took place in Stamford during the early morning hours of Friday, Oct. 11, said the Stamford Police Department.Video from the first business to be targeted --  the BevMax Store at 835 East Main St.,--  show a black man attempt to gain entry ...

  4. Long Island Expressway Reopens Following Crash Involving Police Cruiser

    Long Island Expressway Reopens Following Crash Involving Police Cruiser

    A stretch of the Long Island Expressway has reopened after being closed for several hours following a crash between two vehicles and a Suffolk County Police cruiser.The crash took place eastbound around 12:35 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 17, near Exit 52 in Commack, said a spokeswoman for the Suffolk County Police.According to police, a Highway Patrol officer was in his vehicle, conducting a ...

  5. Hudson Valley Man Wins $7M Cash4Life Lottery Drawing

    Hudson Valley Man Wins $7M Cash4Life Lottery Drawing

    A lucky Hudson Valley man can relax and enjoy life after winning the $7 million Cash4Life jackpot prize.Jon Hansen of Walden in Orange County purchased the ticket on a whim while picking up milk and decided to buy a Cash4Life ticket while at Stewart’s Shops on East Main Street in Walden for the Saturday, Sept. 12 drawing, New York Lottery officials said.Jon and his wife, Deborah Hansen, ...

  6. Long Island Expressway Reopens Following Crash Involving Police Cruiser

    Long Island Expressway Reopens Following Crash Involving Police Cruiser

    This story has been updated.A stretch of the Long Island Expressway has reopened after being closed for several hours following a crash between two vehicles and a Suffolk County Police cruiser.The crash took place eastbound around 12:35 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 17, near Exit 52 in Commack, said a spokeswoman for the Suffolk County Police.According to police, a Highway Patrol officer was in ...

  7. Motorcycle Crash Leaves 17-Year-Old Girl Severely Injured

    Motorcycle Crash Leaves 17-Year-Old Girl Severely Injured

    A 17-year-old girl was severely injured after losing control of a motorcycle she was driving.The crash took place around 3:25 p.m., Monday, Oct. 14 in Dutchess on Manor Road in the town of Red Hook, said the Red Hook Police Department on Facebook. When Red Hook officers arrived on the scene they located the 17-year-old female semiconscious and suffering from serious injuries from ...

  8. Long Island Man Pleads Guilty To Using Long Island Home To Produce Ecstasy, Grow Pot

    Long Island Man Pleads Guilty To Using Long Island Home To Produce Ecstasy, Grow Pot

    An electrician with the New York City Department of Environmental Protection has pleaded guilty to using a stash house on Long Island to produce ecstasy and grown marijuana.Joseph Guida, 45, of Elmhurst, entered his plea on Wednesday, Oct. 16, at the federal courthouse in Central Islip. According to court filings, Guida used a house in Mastic for more than five years to ...

  9. Darien Becomes Third Fairfield County Municipality To Test Positive For EEE Virus

    Darien Becomes Third Fairfield County Municipality To Test Positive For EEE Virus

    A third Fairfield County municipality has reported mosquitoes collected have tested positive for the eastern equine encephalitis or EEE.Despite the cooler temperatures, the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station (CAES) reported that mosquitoes collected from Sept. 30 to Oct. 10, in Darien were positive for the deadly virus. EEE-infected mosquitoes had previously been found ...

  10. Westchester Native Jay Leno To Appear In Area

    Westchester Native Jay Leno To Appear In Area

    Fans of Jay Leno who have been missing him on late-night TV will have a chance to catch his new act in person when he makes an appearance at the Ulster Performing Arts Center.The comedian and New Rochelle native is scheduled to appear on Friday, Oct. 18 at the Broadway Theater at Ulster Performing Arts Center in Kingston during a show presented by the Bardavon 1869 Opera House in ...

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