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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. Long Island Man Sentenced For Murdering Girlfriend’s Mother

    Long Island Man Sentenced For Murdering Girlfriend’s Mother

    A 30-year-old Long Island man who pleaded guilty to killing his girlfriend's mother after hitting her in the head with a barbell has been sentenced to 22 years to life in prison.Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced Tuesday, June 30, that Ralph Keppler, of Lynbrook, was sentenced for the 2016 crime that led to the woman's death in 2018.Keppler pleaded guilty in Dec. ...

  2. Wilton Woman Accused Of Swimming Naked Accompanied By Stamford Man In Stranger's Pool

    Wilton Woman Accused Of Swimming Naked Accompanied By Stamford Man In Stranger's Pool

    An area man and a naked woman were arrested after they were found allegedly swimming in the pool of a home that didn't belong to them.The incident took place around 4:35 p.m., on Tuesday, June 23, when Wilton Police officers in Fairfield County received a 911 call from a residence on Wilridge Road, said Lt. Robert Kluk.The resident told officers that two adults were swimming in his pool ...

  3. ID Released For Drowning Victim At Area Lake

    ID Released For Drowning Victim At Area Lake

    The identity of a man who drowned in a Hudson Valley lake while out boating with friends has been released by police.Brooklyn resident Sydney Joseph, 46, was recovered on Monday, June 29, in Oscawana Lake, located in the town of Putnam Valley, said Putnam County Sheriff Robert L. Langley Jr. The search for Joseph began around 3:35 p.m., Saturday, June 27, when sheriff's ...

  4. CT State Police Patrolling Bridgeport Streets Following Three Fatal Shootings

    CT State Police Patrolling Bridgeport Streets Following Three Fatal Shootings

    Following a week of violence in which three people were shot dead and several others injured, Connecticut State Police are patrolling the streets in Bridgeport.The state police were requested by Bridgeport Police Chief Armando Perez in an effort to tamper down the violence."The intended goal of this program is to assist the communities we serve by providing an increased visibility of ...

  5. Heavy Damage Reported After Long Island House Fire

    Heavy Damage Reported After Long Island House Fire

    Fire officials are investigating a Long Island house fire which caused extensive damage.Nassau County Police reported the department's Arson Bomb Squad is investigating the fire that occurred around 7:39 p.m., Sunday, June 28, in Farmingdale.According to detectives, officers responded to 35 North Maple St. for a report of a fire. Upon arrival, officers observed flames coming from ...

  6. Manfredonia Arrest Warrant Reveals Horrific Killing, Home Invasion

    Manfredonia Arrest Warrant Reveals Horrific Killing, Home Invasion

    In harrowing detail, Connecticut State Police outlined the circumstances surrounding the deaths of two people allegedly at the hands of a Fairfield County college student in a newly released arrest warrant.The warrant for Peter Manfredonia, 23, a 2015 Newtown High School graduate, released on Monday, June 29, details the University of Connecticut student's first attack on two men with a ...

  7. Officials Issue Warning After Stranded Fisherman Rescued From Rocks At Popular Park

    Officials Issue Warning After Stranded Fisherman Rescued From Rocks At Popular Park

    A fisherman was the latest person to be rescued from the rocks at a park which is a popular fishing and swimming area, prompting officials to issue a warning.The incident took place in Fairfield County at Seaside Park around 5:33 p.m. Sunday, June 28, when Bridgeport Police received word the man had been stranded after the tide came in."Again, we caution all men and women who enjoy ...

  8. Man Accused Of Killing Victim Near Pool In Area

    Man Accused Of Killing Victim Near Pool In Area

    A 38-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the stabbing death of another man at an area pool.The man's body was found in Orange county around 1:50 p.m., Saturday, June 27, in the City of Newburgh, said Det. Lt. Joseph Burns.According to Burns, City of Newburgh police received a call of a stabbing victim on the sidewalk near the pool at 401 Washington St.When officers arrived ...

  9. Skydiver Found Dead In Parking Lot Without Parachute, State Police Say

    Skydiver Found Dead In Parking Lot Without Parachute, State Police Say

    State Police are investigating a fatal skydiving accident in which the victim was found without a parachute.The incident took place in Ulster County on Sunday, June 28, when the body of a man was found in front of the Gardiner Fire Station in Gardiner, said New York State Police Trooper Steven Nevel.According to Nevel, the skydiver, William McCartin, 40, of New York City, boarded an ...

  10. Death Of Man Found By Railroad Tracks In Danbury Deemed 'Suspicious'

    Death Of Man Found By Railroad Tracks In Danbury Deemed 'Suspicious'

    Police are calling the death of a man found dead near railroad tracks "suspicious."The unidentified Hispanic man was found in Northern Fairfield County around 11:56 a.m., on Wednesday, June 24, by a Danbury Police officer, said Lt. Andrew Corrado.The man, who appears to be in his late 50s, was found by the officer after being alerted by a concerned citizen about an unresponsive ...

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