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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. Speeding ATV Driver Injured After Hitting Turning Vehicle, Police Say

    Speeding ATV Driver Injured After Hitting Turning Vehicle, Police Say

    An ATV driver who was allegedly traveling at a high rate of speed and slammed into a vehicle received non-life-threatening injuries.Bridgeport Police were notified of the incident around 3:24 p.m., Wednesday, July 1, when the Bridgeport Emergency Operations Center received a report of a crash at the intersection of North Avenue and Sylvan Avenue, said Scott Appleby, director of the ...

  2. Photos: Fisherman Recounts Close Encounter With Black Bear In Candlewood Lake

    Photos: Fisherman Recounts Close Encounter With Black Bear In Candlewood Lake

    An area fisherman who was out for a day of fun in Northern Fairfield County on Candlewood Lake with two buddies ended up catching great shots of a bear swimming in the water instead of fish.Thomas Spitzfaden, of Danbury, said he recently invited two buddies to go fishing when they maneuvered the boat to pick up what they thought was a log floating in the water."We left my dock in ...

  3. Area Woman Wanted For Murder In Tennessee Nabbed By Police

    Area Woman Wanted For Murder In Tennessee Nabbed By Police

    An area woman wanted for a murder committed out of state was nabbed by police. Orange County resident Diana Grosso, 59 of Otisville, was apprehended on Wednesday, July 1, by New York State Police and the City of Middletown Police Department, said Trooper Steven Nevel.According to Nevel, Grosso was wanted as a fugitive from justice for second-degree murder in Crossville, ...

  4. Property Brothers Home Listed For Sale In Greenwich

    Property Brothers Home Listed For Sale In Greenwich

    A Fairfield County home that was featured in an episode of the HGTV series "Property Brothers," is on the market.The Greenwich home, at 64 Richland Road, was the star of a 2016 episode of the show when Property Brothers Jonathan and Drew Scott renovated the 1920s home, said, Linna Yuen of Coldwell Banker.During the renovation, the "brothers" updated the home for a modern lifestyle while ...

  5. LI House Fire Deemed Suspicious After Residents Hear Breaking Glass, Then Smoke, Police Say

    LI House Fire Deemed Suspicious After Residents Hear Breaking Glass, Then Smoke, Police Say

    A "suspicious" house fire on Long Island is being investigated by the bomb squad after the residents awoke to the sound of breaking glass and then a fire.The Nassau County Arson Bomb Squad said the fire took place around 1:20 a.m., on Thursday, July 2, in Westbury.According to detectives, a female, 27, was in her Madison Street bedroom when she heard glass break and started to ...

  6. Man Loses Fingers, Critical Injuries After Fireworks Explode In His Hands, Stamford Police Say

    Man Loses Fingers, Critical Injuries After Fireworks Explode In His Hands, Stamford Police Say

    A Fairfield County man was critically wounded after allegedly setting off fireworks that exploded in his hands, removing at least one of his fingers and causing extensive damage.The incident took place around 8:50 p.m., Wednesday, July 1, at Scalzi Park in Stamford, said Assistant Police Chief Tom Wuennemann.According to Wuennemann, an officer who was in the area heard a "very ...

  7. Woman Nabbed For Stealing Co-Worker's Credit Info, Charging Hundreds, Police Say

    Woman Nabbed For Stealing Co-Worker's Credit Info, Charging Hundreds, Police Say

    A 34-year-old Fairfield County woman was arrested on a warrant for credit card theft and larceny after allegedly stealing a co-worker's debit card information two years ago.Williemaie Reed, of Bridgeport, was arrested by Westport Police on Tuesday, June 30, for the incident which took place on Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018, said Westport Police Lt. Anthony Prezioso.According to Prezioso, ...

  8. Body Of Rockland Man Recovered From Ramapo River, Police Say

    Body Of Rockland Man Recovered From Ramapo River, Police Say

    A 33-year-old Rockland County man was found dead in the Ramapo River after going swimming early in the morning.The incident began early Thursday, July 2, when the Village of Suffern Police responded to the area after being notified by a village employee of a missing man in the river, said Suffern Police Chief Clarke Osborn."Officers responded to the area after a village employee ...

  9. COVID-19: Eight Linked To Rockland Cluster Become Cooperative After Getting Subpoenas

    COVID-19: Eight Linked To Rockland Cluster Become Cooperative After Getting Subpoenas

    Eight young people who refused to cooperate with health officials after being infected with the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) at a Hudson Valley house party have come forward after being slapped with subpoenas.The Rockland County party of young people, which took place on Wednesday, June 17, in West Nyack, has infected at least eight other people attending the event, said officials with ...

  10. Westchester Native Who Was Police Officer, Owner Of Popular Restaurant Dies

    Westchester Native Who Was Police Officer, Owner Of Popular Restaurant Dies

    A Westchester County native and retired police officer in Greenwich who spent 23 years with the department and then opened a popular Fairfield County restaurant has died.Greenwich Police Chief James Heavey reported that Joseph Gavin died on Monday, June 29. He was 75 years old. Gavin, who was born in Port Chester, joined the department in July 1970 and served in the Patrol ...

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