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Zak Failla

Urgent News Reporter zfailla@dailyvoice.com

Zak! worked as a sports editor at the Shoshone News Press in northern Idaho and as a sports writer at the Ithaca Journal before making his way to The Daily Voice. A graduate of Ithaca College's Roy H. Park School of Communication, he is a self-proclaimed cat and juggling enthusiast. 

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  1. Wall Around New Development In New Canaan Sparks Controversy

    Wall Around New Development In New Canaan Sparks Controversy

    A controversial wall is making headlines. No, not that wall.A large stone fence has drawn the ire in New Canaan residents since its first appearance downtown last year, according to a new report from the New York Times highlighting the wall at Merritt Village.The faux stone wall at Merritt Village has led to area residents petitioning the town’s Planning and Zoning Commission to ...

  2. ID Theft Suspect Charged With Attempting To Steal $6K In Westchester, DA Says

    ID Theft Suspect Charged With Attempting To Steal $6K In Westchester, DA Says

    A 35-year-old man is facing charges after allegedly stealing the identity of a Connecticut resident and attempting to take out thousands of dollars from his bank account in New Rochelle.Anthony Pistone, of the Bronx, was arraigned this week on identity theft and other charges related to his attempt at stealing from another person’s bank account using his victim’s identity. On Jan. 22, ...

  3. Four Westchester Residents Charged In St. Patrick's Day Weekend Patrols

    Four Westchester Residents Charged In St. Patrick's Day Weekend Patrols

    Several Hudson Valley residents were among dozens removed from the road by New York State Police troopers over St. Patrick’s Day weekend.Local residents charged include:Dutchess CountyOn Friday, March 15, State Police troopers from Wappinger arrested Joshua Davis, 48, of Wappinger, for DWI. He was traveling on State Route 9D in Wappinger, when he was stopped following an erratic vehicle ...

  4. Wanted: Alert Issued For Woman Accused Of Trying To Use $1K In Counterfeit Bills

    Wanted: Alert Issued For Woman Accused Of Trying To Use $1K In Counterfeit Bills

    Recognize her?New York State Police investigators have issued an alert for a wanted woman who allegedly attempted to purchase hundreds of dollars in merchandise at an Orange County department store with fake currency.Crysan Garriques, 29, allegedly handed a cashier in Monroe $1,000 in phony $100 bills, police said. When the cashier checked the bills with a counterfeit bill detector pen ...

  5. Cuomo Comment On Percoco Prompts Preet Bharara To Draw Parallel Between Governor, Trump

    Cuomo Comment On Percoco Prompts Preet Bharara To Draw Parallel Between Governor, Trump

    Former U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara drew parallels between New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and President Donald Trump during an interview promoting his new book "Doing Justice: A Prosecutor's Thoughts on Crime, Punishment, and the Rule of Law.”In the interview with the Albany Times-Union, the former U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York touched on several topics, including ...

  6. Financial Broker From Area Admits To Tax Evasion, Failure To File Returns

    Financial Broker From Area Admits To Tax Evasion, Failure To File Returns

    A 72-year-old area man has admitted to taking elaborate steps to avoid paying hundreds of thousands of dollars in taxes on a $1.5 million business commission and failing to file federal tax returns for several years.Greenwich resident Richard Josephberg pleaded guilty in federal court in Manhattan to one count of tax evasion and three counts of willful failure to file tax returns. He ...

  7. National Gas Price Average Jumps Seven Cents In Week

    National Gas Price Average Jumps Seven Cents In Week

    After months of declining prices at the pump, motorists have seen the average price of gas jump nearly a dime in the past week, according to AAA.Nationally, as of Monday, March 18, the average price per gallon was up to $2.54, an increase of seven cents in a week and 23 more cents than last month. AAA officials noted that the price is the exact same as it was on the same date last ...

  8. Man Charged With Attempted Murder After Northern Westchester Deli Assault

    Man Charged With Attempted Murder After Northern Westchester Deli Assault

    A man has been indicted on attempted murder charges dating back to a Christmas stabbing in a Northern Westchester deli last year.Antonio Alvarez - who has no known address - has been indicted on charges in connection to attempted murder and assault in Peekskill on Christmas Day, Westchester County District Attorney Anthony Scarpino, Jr., announced this week.According to the indictment, ...

  9. Three Responsible For Release Of Mercury In Westchester Village Settle Case

    Three Responsible For Release Of Mercury In Westchester Village Settle Case

    Three companies have reached a settlement with the United States Attorney’s Office to clean up mercury at a Westchester County Superfund Site.Robert Khuzami, an Attorney for the United States announced that they have reached an agreement with Columbia Gas Transmission LLC, Henry Schein, Inc., and Union Carbide Corporation, to recoup funds the EPA incurred for more than a decade in ...

  10. Local Standout Becomes First HS Wrestler To Win NY, CT State Titles

    Local Standout Becomes First HS Wrestler To Win NY, CT State Titles

    A high school wrestler from Iona Preparatory made history, becoming the first ever Gael to claim a state championship.A.J. Kovacs, a resident of Danbury and junior at Iona Prep in New Rochelle, won the Division-I 145-pound New York State wrestling title at the championship meet in Albany, becoming the first to ever win state titles in both New York and Connecticut after he claimed a ...

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