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Kathy Reakes

Reporter 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.

Kathy Reakes's Contributions

  1. New Case Of Monkeypox Reported In Hudson Valley

    New Case Of Monkeypox Reported In Hudson Valley

    A Hudson Valley resident has tested positive for monkeypox, bringing the number of cases in the region to five.Rockland County Executive Ed Day and County Health Commissioner Dr. Patricia Schnabel Ruppert announced on Wednesday, June 29 that a county resident has been diagnosed with the orthopoxvirus, better known as the monkeypox.The confirmed case is limited to one person who has not ...

  2. This Port Washington Shop Voted No. 1 For Best Ice Cream On Long Island

    This Port Washington Shop Voted No. 1 For Best Ice Cream On Long Island

    Just in time for the sweltering days of summer, a well-known and yummy Nassau County ice cream shop has been voted the Best on Long Island.According to a poll from Bethpage Best of Long Islanders, Sweet Treats on the Wharf (Douglas & James Homemade Ice Cream) in Port Washington has taken home the crown for best ice cream for 2022.It's easy to understand why with its homemade ice ...

  3. 'A Little Hidden Gem': New Fairfield County Restaurant Off To Strong Start

    'A Little Hidden Gem': New Fairfield County Restaurant Off To Strong Start

    Mexican food lovers in Fairfield County have a new hot spot that is serving up some awesome street tacos and stiff margaritas, according to online reviewers.Opened for only five weeks, El Mexicano Tacos and Cantina, in Brookfield is quickly becoming a favorite with foodies and Mexican food fans in the area.Kind of small and unassuming, most diners might make the mistake of walking by, ...

  4. Woman Accused Of Stealing From Her Care Recipient In Hudson Valley

    Woman Accused Of Stealing From Her Care Recipient In Hudson Valley

    A Hudson Valley woman was nabbed for alleged identity theft of the person she care for after her financial institution tipped off police.Dutchess County resident Brandy Lee, age 35, of Hyde Park, was arrested on Tuesday, June 28, by the New York State Police in conjunction with the Westchester County District Attorney’s Office.Following a tip from a financial institution investigation ...

  5. Tracking Device In Cash Leads Cops To Hartford Bank Robbers, Police Say

    Tracking Device In Cash Leads Cops To Hartford Bank Robbers, Police Say

    Two Connecticut men were nabbed for an alleged bank robbery after police were able to pinpoint a tracking device slipped in with the cash, leading them to the cash and suspects. The robbery took place in Hartford around 8:35 a.m., Wednesday, June 29 at the Cencap Federal Credit Union, located at 2775 Main St.Officers responded to the scene and were told about the tracking ...

  6. Central Islip Man Nabbed Driving Drunk At Four Times Legal Limit, Police Say

    Central Islip Man Nabbed Driving Drunk At Four Times Legal Limit, Police Say

    A Long Island man has been charged with DWI at almost four times the legal limit after being stopped for failing to drive in his lane.Bryan Mora, age 25, of Central Islip, was arrested around 2:20 a.m., Wednesday, June 29 on 5th Avenue in Bay Shore.Sheriff’s deputies spotted Mora failing to maintain his lane of travel by swerving over the white hash marks separating the lanes of travel ...

  7. Duo Caught On Video Damaging East Garden City Hotel Computer, Police Say

    Duo Caught On Video Damaging East Garden City Hotel Computer, Police Say

    Two people were arrested after allegedly breaking into the employee section of a Long Island hotel and damaging a computer.The incident took place in East Garden City at the Red Roof Inn around 3 a.m., Sunday, June 26.According to detectives, officers responded to Red Roof Inn, at 699 Dibblee Drive. Upon arrival, the manager of the facility told officers that two people had been ...

  8. Boy, 8, Seriously Injured In Two-Vehicle Colchester Crash, State Police Say

    Boy, 8, Seriously Injured In Two-Vehicle Colchester Crash, State Police Say

    An 8-year-old boy was seriously injured during a two-car crash in Connecticut.It took place in New London County around 5:45 p.m., Monday, June 27 in the town of Colchester.According to the Connecticut State Police, a GMC Sierra K3500 was driving east on Middletown Road in the rain when it struck a Toyota Echo driving south on Scofield Road into the intersection.Both vehicles were ...

  9. Nassau County Duo Nabbed With Drug During Traffic Stop, Police Say

    Nassau County Duo Nabbed With Drug During Traffic Stop, Police Say

    A Long Island duo was allegedly nabbed with crack cocaine and heroin during a traffic stop in which one of the suspects attempted to flee from police.George Williams, age 43, of Freeport, and Casey Daus, age 23, of Massapequa Park, were arrested on Tuesday, June 21 in Elmont.According to detectives, officers stopped the couple driving a 2001 black Nissan Altima for a traffic ...

  10. Four Nabbed With Gun After Fleeing Stop In Roosevelt, Police Say

    Four Nabbed With Gun After Fleeing Stop In Roosevelt, Police Say

    Four people were arrested for possession of an alleged illegal gun on Long Island after fleeing during a traffic stop.The incident took place in Roosevelt around 1:45 a.m., Saturday, June 25.According to detectives, officers spotted a 2007 BMW fail to stop for a stop sign while traveling northbound on Park Avenue at the intersection of East Pennywood Avenue in ...

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