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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. Yonkers Forced To Pay $1.25M For Police Officer's Body Slam

    Yonkers Forced To Pay $1.25M For Police Officer's Body Slam

    YONKERS, N.Y. - The Yonkers City Council has agreed to pay more than a million dollars to a woman who was caught on camera body slamming a woman in an incident at a local restaurant nearly a decade ago.The City Council voted on Tuesday to pay a settlement of $1.25 million to Irma Marquez for injuries she suffered at the hands of police officer Wayne Simoes, though the city has not ...

  2. Stores Evacuated After Mount Vernon Target Parking Garage Forced To Close

    Stores Evacuated After Mount Vernon Target Parking Garage Forced To Close

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - Several stores in Mount Vernon had to be evacuated when a parking garage was deemed unsafe by officials.A parking garage outside Bed, Bath and Beyond and Target on East Sandford Boulevard was shuttered by police on Tuesday after it was determined it was unsafe because of a break in a column in the structure. The revelation led to the evacuation of multiple ...

  3. Westchester Man Sentenced To Prison Time Following Deli Shooting

    Westchester Man Sentenced To Prison Time Following Deli Shooting

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - The Tuckahoe man convicted of shooting his former boss outside a Chappaqua deli has been sentenced to nearly three decades in prison after being found guilty of attempted murder.Hengjun Chao, 50, has been sentenced to 28 years in prison after being found guilty of shooting Dr. Dennis Charney with a shotgun outside of Lange’s Little Store, Westchester County ...

  4. 1K Lose Power In White Plains Area, Airport Running On Backup Generator

    1K Lose Power In White Plains Area, Airport Running On Backup Generator

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - The Westchester County Airport in White Plains is being forced to run on a backup generator Wednesday morning following a power outage in the area.Officials confirmed that a pair of electrical feeder cable failed early on Wednesday, leaving nearly 1,000 Con Edison customers in Westchester - including the airport - without power. The airport was forced to run ...

  5. Star Studded Golf Outing Raises $180K For Senior Care In New Rochelle

    Star Studded Golf Outing Raises $180K For Senior Care In New Rochelle

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - United Hebrew of New Rochelle raised nearly $200,000 for senior care in Westchester at a star-studded golf outing in Purchase.More than 150 local leaders, business owners, celebrities and sports stars raised $183,000 at the 32nd annual Golf Tournament at the Brae Burn Country Club, which included an 18-hole golf tournament and $50,000 shoot out contest for ...

  6. Hastings Boat Club Fire Under Investigation

    Hastings Boat Club Fire Under Investigation

    A fire that destroyed an abandoned boat club in Hastings-on-Hudson remains under investigation.Fire crews from Westchester and Rockland were dispatched to the Pinoeer Boat Club in Hastings at approximately 7 p.m. on Sunday night, when the building went up in flames, sending heavy smoke billowing into the air.Fire crews from multiple agencies were dispatched to help contain the blaze, ...

  7. Police Dish Out Dozens Of Tickets In Six-Hour Westchester Detail

    Police Dish Out Dozens Of Tickets In Six-Hour Westchester Detail

    State police troopers issued dozens of tickets on I-684 in Westchester County on Tuesday during a special speed enforcement detail.Troopers conducted a six-hour speed detail, during which they issued a total of 68 tickets.In total, 49 tickets were issued for speeding, four motorists were cited for seatbelt violations, there was one ticket for a driver using a cell phone and 14 others ...

  8. New Rochelle Track Star Competes At IAAF World Championship In London

    New Rochelle Track Star Competes At IAAF World Championship In London

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - Although she didn’t get the results she sought, Mount Vernon’s track superstar Deajah Stevens represented Westchester over the weekend at the IAAF World Championships in London.Stevens made it to day three of the championships, falling in the first semifinal of the 100-meter sprint after a slow start. Stevens finished the race in eighth, with a time of 11.32 ...

  9. Police Caution Of 'Con Edison Green Dot' Scam In Westchester

    Police Caution Of 'Con Edison Green Dot' Scam In Westchester

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - Police are warning local businesses and homeowners of a phone scam involving a faux Con Edison employee calling about a lack of payment.Customers have recently received calls from someone falsely stating they are from the Con Edison billing department, and their electricity has been scheduled to be turned off due to a lack of payment, according to Tuckahoe ...

  10. Are You Going To Play?: Mega Millions, Powerball Jackpots Total $653M

    Are You Going To Play?: Mega Millions, Powerball Jackpots Total $653M

    Feeling lucky? Hudson Valley residents are lining up to purchase tickets as New York’s two biggest lotteries’ jackpots continue to rise into the hundreds of millions of dollars.The New York State Lottery’s Mega Millions jackpot has reached $346 million, with a drawing scheduled for 11 p.m. on Tuesday night. The Powerball has exceeded $300 million, with a drawing tomorrow.According to ...

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