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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. He is a Long Island native and proud alum of Ithaca College’s Roy H. Park School of Communication. When he’s not bemoaning the Atlanta Braves’ playoff woes, you can probably find him on the phone with his mom.

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  1. Afghani Au Pair From Pelham Nominated For International Award

    Afghani Au Pair From Pelham Nominated For International Award

    PELHAM, N.Y. - An au pair from Afghanistan has been nominated for a prestigious international award for his continuing care for a Pelham family the last three years.Ali Hoseinzadeh has been nominated for the International Au Pair of the Year award, which celebrates a caretaker’s “extraordinary impact on their host family, commitment to going above and beyond their duties and ...

  2. Armed Bank Robbery In White Plains Remains Under Investigation

    Armed Bank Robbery In White Plains Remains Under Investigation

    WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. - The investigation into Thursday’s armed bank robbery in White Plains remains under investigation as the search for a suspect continues.A man who has been described as Hispanic or white gave a bank teller at Capital One Bank a note demanding money at approximately 4 p.m. on Thursday, according to authorities.According to officials, he said he had a weapon, but it was ...

  3. Eastchester Eighth-Grader Has Composition Played By New York Philharmonic

    Eastchester Eighth-Grader Has Composition Played By New York Philharmonic

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - An eighth-grade student from Westchester took his talents from Westchester into New York City this week, where a piece of music he composed was performed by the New York Philharmonic Orchestra.Benjamin Araujo of Eastchester, who plays trombone for the Eastchester Middle School band under the direction of teacher Mark Dodge, had his latest composition “A ...

  4. Two Hospitalized Following Overnight Yonkers Fire

    Two Hospitalized Following Overnight Yonkers Fire

    YONKERS, N.Y. - A pair of elderly Yonkers residents were hospitalized late on Thursday when a fire broke out shortly before midnight in their apartment.Officials confirmed that at approximately 11:55 p.m. on Thursday night, first responders were dispatched to a Warburton Avenue apartment complex after receiving reports of smoke coming from a first story unit in the Esplande Condominium ...

  5. Armed Robbery Reported In North White Plains, Police Say

    Armed Robbery Reported In North White Plains, Police Say

    WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. - Police are investigating a man that robbed a Capital One Bank in White Plains on Thursday afternoon.
Officials confirmed that at approximately 4 p.m. on Thursday, a man - who may have been Hispanic or white - gave a bank teller a note demanding money. He left with an undisclosed amount of money and made off down North Broadway.According to officials, the man has ...

  6. Iona College Soccer Player Drafted In Third Round Of MLS SuperDraft

    Iona College Soccer Player Drafted In Third Round Of MLS SuperDraft

    NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. - After participating in several collegiate combines to showcase his skills, Iona College soccer star Jordan Scarlett is set to take his talents to the pros after being drafted by his hometown team.On Tuesday, the New York Red Bulls selected defender Jordan Scarlett in the third round - 61st overall - of the 2017 Major League Soccer SuperDraft, following a standout ...

  7. Two Natives Of China Caught In Westchester With 27 Fraudulent ATM Cards

    Two Natives Of China Caught In Westchester With 27 Fraudulent ATM Cards

    SCARSDALE, N.Y. - A pair of Chinese natives living in Queens were arrested with more than two dozen illegal ATM cards in Scarsdale on Wednesday after using them to make fraudulent transactions at banks exceeding nearly $30,000.Scarsdale Police Chief Andrew Matturro announced Thursday that Flushing residents Yan Lin Liu, 33, and Huirong Liu, 24, were arrested and charged with 27 felony ...

  8. Westchester DA: Woman Indicted In Double-Fatal Head-On Collision

    Westchester DA: Woman Indicted In Double-Fatal Head-On Collision

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - A White Plains woman is facing up to 25 years in prison after she was indicted on multiple felony charges for her role in the deaths of two senior citizens in a head-on collision while driving with drugs in her system and a blood alcohol content nearly quadruple the legal limit.On Wednesday, Westchester County District Attorney Anthony Scarpino announced that ...

  9. New Rochelle Police Search For 16-Year-Old Girl Missing Since Jan. 5

    New Rochelle Police Search For 16-Year-Old Girl Missing Since Jan. 5

    NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. - The New Rochelle Police Department is asking for the public's help to locate a missing teenage girl that hasn’t been seen in nearly two weeks.The department has issued a missing person report for 16-year-old Mabel Guiracocha, who was last seen on Centre Avenue wearing a blue NorthFace jacket, black sweatpants and blue Uggs on Thursday, Jan. 5.Guiracocha has been ...

  10. Mount Vernon Teen Shooting Suspect Was Former Seasonal City Employee

    Mount Vernon Teen Shooting Suspect Was Former Seasonal City Employee

    MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. - The man arrested in connection to the fatal shooting of Shamoya McKenzie in Mount Vernon was briefly employed by the city as a seasonal maintenance worker, according to local officials.On Tuesday, Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas announced that 21-year-old David Hardy - who was arraigned on second-degree murder charges earlier - was temporarily employed by the city ...

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