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Zak Failla

Content Producer 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. Photos Released Of Suspect Who Held Woman At Gunpoint Before Stealing Her Car At LI Supermarket

    Photos Released Of Suspect Who Held Woman At Gunpoint Before Stealing Her Car At LI Supermarket

    Police have released photos of an armed suspect who stole a woman’s car at Whole Foods on Long Island, police said.Officers from the Suffolk County Police Department responded to Whole Foods in Lake Grove on New Moriches Road shortly after 10:30 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 14, where there was a report of a woman whose car was stolen at gunpoint.Police said that Stephanie Rodriguez was sitting ...

  2. New Round Of Lane Closures Scheduled Near New Tappan Zee Bridge

    New Round Of Lane Closures Scheduled Near New Tappan Zee Bridge

    A new round of lane closures has been scheduled on the New York State Thruway near the new Tappan Zee Bridge.Contractors have scheduled roadway improvement operations that will require lane closures in both directions on the Thruway from Tuesday, Oct. 15 through Friday, Oct.18.Two left lanes will be closed in both directions beginning at 9 p.m. on Tuesday, with three lanes being shut ...

  3. Four  Plead Not Guilty In Oceanside Fatal Assault Of Teen

    Four Plead Not Guilty In Oceanside Fatal Assault Of Teen

    Four teenagers have pleaded not guilty to their roles in the fatal stabbing of 16-year-old Khaseen Morris outside a Long Island strip mall.Javonte Neals and Marquis Stephens, Jr., both 18, and Sean Merritt and Taj Woodruff, both 17, were arraigned and pleaded not guilty to second-degree gang assault for the fight that left Morris, a new student at Oceanside High School, with a ...

  4. Endangered Woman, 69, Reported Missing In Westchester

    Endangered Woman, 69, Reported Missing In Westchester

    A 69-year-old woman who may be in need of medical attention has been reported missing in Westchester.Dorothy Pelzer was last seen on Monday, Oct. 14 wearing a blue jacket, blue jeans, pink sneakers and carrying a blue duffle bag on Warburton Avenue in Yonkers.Police said that she is endangered and could be in need of medical attention. She was described as approximately 5-foot-3 with ...

  5. Ex-Northern Westchester Resident Felicity Huffman Begins Prison Sentence For Admissions Scandal

    Ex-Northern Westchester Resident Felicity Huffman Begins Prison Sentence For Admissions Scandal

    Westchester native Felicity Huffman turned herself in to authorities to start her sentence in the nation’s largest college admissions scandal. The 56-year-old former “Desperate Housewives” star, who grew up in Bedford, was sentenced on Friday, Sept. 13 to 14 days in federal prison, a $30,000 fine, one year of supervised release and 250 hours of community service.On Tuesday, Oct. 15, she ...

  6. Taco Bell Recalls Seasoned Beef From Restaurants, Distribution Centers

    Taco Bell Recalls Seasoned Beef From Restaurants, Distribution Centers

    Taco Bell is recalling millions of pounds of beef due to concerns they may be contaminated with metal shavings.Taco Bell voluntarily recalled approximately 2.3 million pounds of seasoned beef from its restaurants and distribution centers in 21 states in the Midwest, Southeast and Northeast, including New York and Connecticut on Friday, Oct. 11.“Nothing is more important than our ...

  7. Police Investigate UConn Students' Alleged Use Of Racial Slurs

    Police Investigate UConn Students' Alleged Use Of Racial Slurs

    African-American students at the University of Connecticut reportedly feel they are under siege after students used racial slurs in a video that was spread around campus and online.According to reports, three white students were shown in the video allegedly using the N-word to African American students, then laughing about it, according to WTNH News 8. The incident is being investigated ...

  8. Former Employee Accused Of Burglarizing Long Island Pizzeria

    Former Employee Accused Of Burglarizing Long Island Pizzeria

    A Nassau County man is in custody after being arrested for burglarizing a popular pizzeria in Seaford where he used to work, police said.Merrick resident Richard Genoski, 29, was arrested for a burglary at Tarallo Pizzeria on Washington Avenue at approximately 9:36 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 14.Police said that while on patrol, officers spotted Genoski entering the locked rear door of the ...

  9. Man Steals Car At Long Island Supermarket After Holding Woman At Gunpoint

    Man Steals Car At Long Island Supermarket After Holding Woman At Gunpoint

    Click here for an updated story: Photos Released Of Suspect Who Held Woman At Gunpoint Before Stealing Her Car At LI SupermarketA man stole a woman’s car at Whole Foods on Long Island, police said.Officers from the Suffolk County Police Department responded to Whole Foods in Lake Grove on New Moriches Road shortly after 10:30 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 14, where there was a report of a ...

  10. Accused Shoplifter Caught After Police Chase In Greenwich

    Accused Shoplifter Caught After Police Chase In Greenwich

    A shoplifting suspect took police on a short chase after he was caught shoplifting in Fairfield County.Greenwich resident Charlee Rodriguez, 27, attempted to elude police after he was spotted stealing merchandise from an area store on Friday, Oct. 11, leading to his eventual arrest following a short pursuit.Officers chased Rodriguez until he entered I-95, at which point they halted the ...

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