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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. Stepinac High School Grad Named Coast Guard Academy Superintendent

    Stepinac High School Grad Named Coast Guard Academy Superintendent

    A distinguished alumnus of a Westchester Catholic school has earned a prestigious promotion in the United States Coast Guard.Rear Admiral William G. Kelly, a 1983 graduate from Archbishop Stepinac High School has been named as the 42nd Superintendent of the United States Coast Guard Academy (USCGA). Currently the Assistant Commandant for the Human Resources of the Coast Guard, he will ...

  2. Video: Down Goes The Old Tappan Zee Bridge

    Video: Down Goes The Old Tappan Zee Bridge

    Did you see it?There's only one Tappan Zee Bridge now -- the new bridge -- following Tuesday morning’s demolition of the old bridge.Thousands were on hand or watching live streams, including on the New York New Bridge website, on Tuesday morning, when the explosives at the 64-year-old bridge went off at approximately 10:52 a.m. on Jan. 15, marking the end of an ...

  3. Building Department At Mount Vernon City Hall To Reopen After Suspicious Package, Fire

    Building Department At Mount Vernon City Hall To Reopen After Suspicious Package, Fire

    The Building Department at Mount Vernon City Hall is scheduled to reopen on Wednesday, two days after a suspicious package and fire forced a pair of evacuations.Police said that the threat was announced at approximately 11 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 14, prompting an evacuation as officers took emergency measures. The area around City Hall was shut down.The Westchester County Police Bomb Squad ...

  4. Gillibrand Seems Near 2020 Presidential Run With Trump Attacks, Iowa Vist

    Gillibrand Seems Near 2020 Presidential Run With Trump Attacks, Iowa Vist

    New York U.S. Democratic Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand seems to be signaling that she plans to jump into the 2020 presidential race.Gillibrand is scheduled to visit Iowa next weekend as speculation regarding her potential run continues, according to multiple reports. Gillibrand becomes one of more than two dozen potential Democrats eyeing a seat in the Oval Office.She's been a target of ...

  5. Cuomo Unveils $178 Billion Spending Plan Filled With Liberal Policies

    Cuomo Unveils $178 Billion Spending Plan Filled With Liberal Policies

    New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has unveiled his annual state budget proposal that includes an aggressive liberal agenda.At the annual traditional State of the State speech on Tuesday, Jan. 15, Cuomo released his $178 billion spending plan that includes progressive voter reform, legal marijuana and safety reform for limousines. He also proposed making the state’s 2 percent property-tax cap ...

  6. Mount Vernon City Hall Evacuated Twice For Suspicious Package, Fire

    Mount Vernon City Hall Evacuated Twice For Suspicious Package, Fire

    Mount Vernon City Hall was evacuated twice on Monday morning when a suspicious package was found, followed by a suspicious fire that is under investigation.Police said that the threat was announced at approximately 11 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 14, prompting an evacuation as officers took emergency measures. The area around City Hall was shut down.The Westchester County Police Bomb Squad ...

  7. Westchester Mayor’s Unexpected School Visit With Rapper Leads To Chaos

    Westchester Mayor’s Unexpected School Visit With Rapper Leads To Chaos

    What was supposed to be a surprise for students at Mount Vernon High School devolved into chaos on Friday, following a visit from the mayor and an Internet rapper.Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas and rapper “Fatboy” made an appearance at the high school on Friday, Jan. 11, unbeknownst to the school, its principal, or Mount Vernon Superintendent Kenneth Hamilton.During the visit - which ...

  8. Legal Action Authorized Against Mayor, Rapper, After High School Melee

    Legal Action Authorized Against Mayor, Rapper, After High School Melee

    The Mount Vernon School District Board of Education has passed a resolution authorizing legal action against Mayor Richard Thomas and rapper Fatboy following last week’s chaotic incident at the high school.Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas and rapper “Fatboy” made an appearance at the high school on Friday, Jan. 11, unbeknownst to the school, its principal, or Mount Vernon ...

  9. Six Injured, Six Apartments Uninhabitable In Three-Alarm Westchester Fire

    Six Injured, Six Apartments Uninhabitable In Three-Alarm Westchester Fire

    An unknown number of residents were displaced in Westchester when a three-alarm fire broke out in a four-story apartment building on a busy Yonkers road.Five firefighters and one resident suffered minor injuries on Monday afternoon, as firefighters were called to a McLean Avenue building shortly after 3:30 p.m. on Jan. 14, Yonkers Deputy Fire Chief Daniel Flynn.Upon arrival, at the ...

  10. Fire Tears Through Roof Of Westchester Mansion

    Fire Tears Through Roof Of Westchester Mansion

    Smoke could be seen billowing from a mansion in Northern Westchester as flames tore through the roof on Sunday leading to a partial collapse.Members of the Chappaqua Fire Department and a crew from Pleasantville were dispatched to Sutton Farms Drive shortly after 3:45 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 13, where there was a report of a possible roof fire, officials said.Upon arrival at the home, ...

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