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Donna Christopher

Content Producer dchristopher@dailyvoice.com

Donna Christopher covers New York and Connecticut for Daily Voice. Before starting at Daily Voice, she served as a reporter for the New Canaan Advertiser (2017-2019), first for HAN Network and then for Hearst Media. She worked as a content curator at Daily Voice from 2015-2017, and as a reporter at VerdictSearch from 2013-2015. She started her career serving simultaneously as staff writer and news assistant at Hearst Media for the Danbury News Times (2004-2013).

Donna has won four Connecticut Society of Professional Journalists awards. Currently, she is also the newspaper advisor (since 2018) to The Voice at Norwalk Community College. Donna has a B.A. in political science from Western Connecticut State University, and an A.A. in liberal arts from Norwalk Community College.

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Donna Christopher's Contributions

  1. These Long Island Towns Rank Among Safest In New York

    These Long Island Towns Rank Among Safest In New York

    A new report from Backgroundchecks.org named several Long Island municipalities among the "safest cities" in New York.Background Checks analyzed the most recent FBI crime report and put together this resource, which shows that New York has an overall crime rate at less than half that of the country's.New York's safest community is East Hampton, with a crime rate of 85 per 1,000 and ...

  2. Suspects Nabbed After Restaurant Deliveryman Robbed In Nassau County, Police Say

    Suspects Nabbed After Restaurant Deliveryman Robbed In Nassau County, Police Say

    Two men suspected of robbing a restaurant deliveryman on Long Island have been arrested, according to police.At 7:15 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 7, a 51-year-old man was delivering Chinese food on Lowell Street in New Cassel when he was met by two unknown men, said Nassau County Police.The men forcibly took an undisclosed amount of cash and a phone from the deliveryman before fleeing in an ...

  3. Dr. Donald Gordon, With Offices In Danbury, Newtown, Dies Suddenly

    Dr. Donald Gordon, With Offices In Danbury, Newtown, Dies Suddenly

    A "dedicated physician" with two offices in Fairfield County, Dr. Donald Gordon, of Ridgefield, died suddenly on Wednesday, Aug. 21, at age 64.Gordon was born to Leo and Fryda Gordon on June 15, 1955, in Schenectady, New York.Dr. Gordon earned his bachelor of science from American University in 1977, and a doctor of medicine (MD) from the Emory School of Medicine in 1981. He ...

  4. Man Caught With Assault Rifle, High Capacity Magazine In Northern Westchester, Police Say

    Man Caught With Assault Rifle, High Capacity Magazine In Northern Westchester, Police Say

    A man in possession of guns including an assault rifle and high-capacity magazine was arrested in Northern Westchester, according to police.Officers investigating an alleged domestic incident at a home in Yorktown on Monday, Aug. 26, at about 6:20 p.m., reportedly found Jared Polidoro, 38, of Yorktown Heights, unlawfully in possession of two unlicensed handguns, an assault rifle, and ...

  5. Police Seek Man Wanted For Questioning In Long Island Murder Case

    Police Seek Man Wanted For Questioning In Long Island Murder Case

    Homicide detectives are looking for a man wanted for questioning in a murder that occurred in July,  according to Suffolk County Police.Hugh James was found shot to death in his vehicle after his car crashed into a parked vehicle in Wyandanch on Lake Drive on Wednesday, July 3 at approximately 6:45 p.m., said police.Detectives are seeking the identity of a man seen on surveillance ...

  6. Grieving Family Hopes For Witness To Hit-Run Crash That Killed 17-Year-Old In Suffolk

    Grieving Family Hopes For Witness To Hit-Run Crash That Killed 17-Year-Old In Suffolk

    The uncle of 17-year-old Jenna Perez, who was killed by a hit-and-driver while crossing the highway just before 9:30 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 24, in Port Jefferson Station, hopes there was a witness to the tragedy.Jose Ortiz wants answers from the person who could "leave someone lying there and not help them," he told Daily Voice.Jenna, an identical twin who had just gotten off of work at ...

  7. $1.1M, Three-Year Project Will Repair Montauk Lighthouse

    $1.1M, Three-Year Project Will Repair Montauk Lighthouse

    The Montauk Lighthouse is getting a $1.1 million makeover.The three-year restoration of the National Historic Landmark began in May and involves repairing cracks and bulges on the 111-foot lighthouse tower.The work calls for making repairs to the metal and glass at the top of the tower, and stripping the paint off the limestone exterior of the tower, then allowing it to dry out," ...

  8. New Kmart Store Closure Announced On Long Island

    New Kmart Store Closure Announced On Long Island

    A Long Island Kmart will close this fall.The Kmart store at 2280 North Ocean Ave in the Expressway Plaza in Farmingville will close for "economic" reasons, according to a Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification (WARN) filing submitted to the New York State Department of Labor.The store closing will affect 91employees. The employee separations will ...

  9. Billy Crystal Was 'Down To Earth' During Visit To Area Restaurant, Owner Says

    Billy Crystal Was 'Down To Earth' During Visit To Area Restaurant, Owner Says

    The owner of Florrie Kaye's Tea Room in Carmel Hamlet said Billy Crystal was "down to earth" on a visit to her restaurant.Gina Aurisicchio said it was his first time at her restaurant and the two had never met before the visit Saturday, Aug. 24.A photo on Florrie Kaye's Instagram shows Aurisicchio with the popular 71-year-old actor and comedian, along with ...

  10. Officer Injured While Shooting Lunging Dog At Wantagh Home

    Officer Injured While Shooting Lunging Dog At Wantagh Home

    A Nassau County police officer was injured after shooting a dog that lunged at him while on a call at a home in Wantagh, said police.Police responded to a residence on Cherrywood Drive Saturday, Aug. 24 at 9:27 p.m. for a radio assignment of a suspicious person, according to Nassau County Police.The officer police identified by his last name, Daddino, arrived first on the scene and was ...

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