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Zak Failla

Senior Reporter zfailla@dailyvoice.com

Equal parts Lois Lane, J. Jonah Jameson and Vicki Vale, Zak! has traveled from coast-to-coast covering small and big town community news in both in print and online for nearly a decade since his graduation from the award-winning Roy H. Park School of Communications at Ithaca College in 2010.

Before settling into the Hudson Valley, Zak! previously spent time in the New York Daily News newsroom and worked for hyperlocal digital news outlets on Long Island. He wrote sports for The Ithacan and The Ithaca Journal before taking his talents to the Pacific Northwest, where he served as the sports editor at the Shoshone News-Press until heading back east to work with Daily Voice.

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  1. Pro Sports Teams Urge Fans To Take Action On Gun Law Reform

    Pro Sports Teams Urge Fans To Take Action On Gun Law Reform

    The game of baseball took a backseat for a pair of rival teams who took the opportunity to encourage gun control and legislative action after the recent mass shootings in Buffalo, Texas, and elsewhere in the US.Social media departments from the New York Yankees and AL East rival Tampa Bay Rays teamed up during their matchup on Thursday, May 26 to forego tweeting and messaging about ...

  2. Newburgh School District Names New Superintendent

    Newburgh School District Names New Superintendent

    A longtime educator with lengthy ties to Westchester has been chosen to take over at the helm of one of the Hudson Valley’s largest school districts.In Orange County, Dr. Jackielyn Manning Campbell - whose 24-year career includes stops in Mount Vernon, White Plains, New Rochelle, and New York City - has been named as the new Superintendent of Schools for the Newburgh Enlarged City ...

  3. Teen Placed On Home Confinement For Threatening Shooting At Bellport HS

    Teen Placed On Home Confinement For Threatening Shooting At Bellport HS

    A teenager in New York has been arraigned after being arrested for allegedly threatening to commit a mass shooting at a local school, authorities announced.On Long Island, a 16-year-old student at Bellport High School in Suffolk County was arrested by police in his home on Thursday, May 26.Original story - Teen Charged After Threatening Mass Shooting At Bellport HS, DA SaysSuffolk ...

  4. Federal Judge Dismisses Donald Trump’s Lawsuit Against NY AG

    Federal Judge Dismisses Donald Trump’s Lawsuit Against NY AG

    A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed by former President Donald Trump and his Organization seeking to stop New York Attorney General Letitia James’ probe into his business practices.In US District Court in the Northern District of New York, Judge Brenda Sannes rejected the former president’s allegation that the AG targeted him for political gain, permitting her two-year ...

  5. Dog Shot, At Large After 'Vicious' Attack In Region, Police Say

    Dog Shot, At Large After 'Vicious' Attack In Region, Police Say

    Police officers in Connecticut had to shoot a dog that remains at large after it was involved in what was described as a “vicious” attack, according to authorities.In Hartford County, police responded to a “vicious dog complaint” in Bristol on Friday, May 27, on French Street.According to Bristol Police Lt. Robert Osborne, upon arrival, officers found a pit bull actively attacking its ...

  6. Man Dies From Injuries After Being Struck By Car In Mineola

    Man Dies From Injuries After Being Struck By Car In Mineola

    A man who was struck crossing a Long Island street has died at the hospital after being treated for critical injuries, police announced.In Mineola, the man was crossing 2nd Street at the intersection of Roosevelt Place shortly after 10:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 26 when he was struck by a 2012 Toyota that was being driven by a 60-year-old driver, a spokesperson from the Nassau County ...

  7. Hicksville Serial Burglar Busted After Targeting Nassau County Businesses, Police Say

    Hicksville Serial Burglar Busted After Targeting Nassau County Businesses, Police Say

    A serial burglar is in police custody after being busted for his role in targeting at least nine businesses on Long Island over the course of fewer than three weeks and making a terroristic threat during a domestic incident, police announced.Hicksville resident Jonathan Bird, age 35, was arrested at approximately 11 p.m. on Wednesday, May 25, following an investigation into multiple ...

  8. Man From Region Pulled Over For Using Phone Caught With Firearm, Police Say

    Man From Region Pulled Over For Using Phone Caught With Firearm, Police Say

    A driver who was stopped for allegedly using his cellphone while driving in Connecticut is facing multiple charges after being busted wit an illegal weapon and resisting arrest, state police said.In Windham County, New London resident Jovan Kennedy, age 20, was stopped by troopers in Killingly at approximately 10:15 p.m. on Wednesday, May 25 for using his phone while driving on Mechanic ...

  9. Nanuet Man Sentenced For Ponzi-Like Fraud Scheme

    Nanuet Man Sentenced For Ponzi-Like Fraud Scheme

    A Hudson Valley man will spend years behind bars after being busted for operating a multi-million dollar investment club that was actually a Ponzi scheme targeting a Haitian community, federal authorities announced.Rockland County resident Ruless Pierre, age 52, of Nanuet, has been sentenced to 84 months in prison in connection to a Ponzi-like securities fraud scheme that targeted his ...

  10. 'This Place Deserves 10 Stars!': Amityville Eatery Draws Rave Reviews

    'This Place Deserves 10 Stars!': Amityville Eatery Draws Rave Reviews

    Customers are going crazy over a popular Long Island steakhouse that has become the talk of the town.Nestled in the heart of Amityville in Suffolk County, Vittorino’s Italian Steakhouse offers “delectable cuisine with a charming ambiance that transcends ordinary fare.” “Screw the (five stars … This place deserves 10 STARS!!!,” one customer from Baldwin gushed on Yelp about the ...

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