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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. COVID-19: Cape Cod Cluster Linked To Delta Variant Grows To 430 Cases

    COVID-19: Cape Cod Cluster Linked To Delta Variant Grows To 430 Cases

    Click here for an updated story - COVID-19: Cape Cod Cluster Among Vaccinated Led To Mask Shift; CDC Says 'The War Has Changed'The highly contagious Delta variant has become a major cause of concern in a Cape Cod community following a recent breakout of new COVID-19 infections.There are now more than 430 active cases of COVID-19 in Provincetown as of Tuesday, July 27, more than triple ...

  2. COVID-19: Cuomo 'Urges' NY Localities To 'Act Seriously' As Delta Variant Spreads

    COVID-19: Cuomo 'Urges' NY Localities To 'Act Seriously' As Delta Variant Spreads

    With the Delta variant of the COVID-19 virus becoming the dominant strain across the country, state officials in New York are cautioning local communities to be wary and “act seriously” to help curtain the spread. More than 75 percent of New Yorkers have received the COVID-19 vaccine, however, approximately 3.5 million remain unvaccinated as the state continues to see a rise in new ...

  3. COVID-19: CDC Updates Guidance On Masks Indoors, In Schools As Delta Variant Spreads

    COVID-19: CDC Updates Guidance On Masks Indoors, In Schools As Delta Variant Spreads

    With the Delta variant of the COVID-19 virus rapidly spreading across the country, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is updating its guidance on wearing masks.As the more transmissible Delta variant becomes the dominant strain of COVID in the US, the CDC is now recommending that fully-vaccinated people wear masks indoors when in areas where there could be “substantial ...

  4. Western Mass Man Wins $1M Mass Lottery Instant Prize

    Western Mass Man Wins $1M Mass Lottery Instant Prize

    Two men in Massachusetts are in a new tax bracket after getting lucky and cashing in winning million-dollar lottery tickets.Springfield resident Raymond Joyner and Marc St. Laurent of Southbridge in Worcester County cashed in winning instant prize after winning in the Massachusetts Lottery. St. Laurent won $1 million on the State Lottery’s “Green & Gold” instant ticket game, while ...

  5. COVID-19: CT Sees New Increase In Cases, Infection Rate; Latest Breakdown By County, Community

    COVID-19: CT Sees New Increase In Cases, Infection Rate; Latest Breakdown By County, Community

    The daily positive COVID-19 infection rate in Connecticut is approaching 3 percent, though the number of patients hospitalized with the virus dipped slightly, according to the latest data from the state.There were 18,273 COVID-19 tests administered in Connecticut on Monday, July 26, resulting in 488 confirmed positive cases for a 2.67 percent positive infection rate, up from 2.27 ...

  6. Worcester County Man Wins $1M Mass Lottery Instant Prize

    Worcester County Man Wins $1M Mass Lottery Instant Prize

    Two men in Massachusetts are in a new tax bracket after getting lucky and cashing in winning million-dollar lottery tickets.Worcester County resident Marc St. Laurent, of Southbridge, and Springfield resident Raymond Joyner cashed in winning instant prize after winning in the Massachusetts Lottery. St. Laurent won $1 million on the State Lottery’s “Green & Gold” instant ticket game, ...

  7. New Shark Sightings Reported At Jones Beach Day After Lifeguard Bit

    New Shark Sightings Reported At Jones Beach Day After Lifeguard Bit

    A day after a Long Island lifeguard suffered a minor bite near the shore of Jones Beach, new shark sightings were reported, according to state officials.New York State Parks officials announced that there were multiple reports of sharks spotted a few hundred yards off the shore of Jones Beach in the area of Central Mall and Field 2. Earlier story - Police Intensify Air, Water Patrol On ...

  8. COVID-19: Four Cases Of Delta Variant Confirmed In Hudson Valley

    COVID-19: Four Cases Of Delta Variant Confirmed In Hudson Valley

    New cases of the more transmissible, potentially more fatal Delta COVID-19 variant have been confirmed in the Hudson Valley.Four cases were recorded during the second week of July in Rockland County, officials announced after being alerted by the New York State Department of Health on Tuesday, July 27. The cases of the Delta variant were confirmed by the state through PCR testing.“We ...

  9. Cops Seize 12,000 Bags Of Heroin, Loaded Firearm At Apartment In Western Mass

    Cops Seize 12,000 Bags Of Heroin, Loaded Firearm At Apartment In Western Mass

    An investigation into a domestic disturbance involving a man with a previous weapons conviction in Western Massachusetts led to the seizure of more than 12,000 bags of heroin and a loaded handgun, authorities announced.Officers in Hampden County from the Springfield Police Department responded to an apartment on Locust Street at approximately noon on Sunday, July 25, where there was a ...

  10. CT Liquor Store Sells Winning $825,000 Lotto Ticket

    CT Liquor Store Sells Winning $825,000 Lotto Ticket

    A Connecticut customer cashed in a CT Lottery ticket worth nearly a million dollars that was sold at an area liquor store. On Monday, July 26, a Waterbury resident cashed in a "Millionaire" ticket worth $825,000 that was sold at International Wine & Liquor in Middlebury earlier this month.CT Lottery did not disclose the winner's name.According to CT Lottery, “when a winning ...

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