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Joe Jenkins

Managing Editor, Orange County

Joe Jenkins is a reporter who has worked for various publications including the Poughkeepsie Journal and the New York Daily News. He Graduated from the University at Buffalo in 2003 and received his master's degree from the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism in 2012. Joe is also a contributing columnist and analyst for various online sports publications.

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  1. Unlucky? Friday The 13 Comes Twice In 2017

    Unlucky? Friday The 13 Comes Twice In 2017

    Superstitious folks aren't getting 2017 off on the right foot, with the first of two "Friday the 13th" dates taking place in January. The superstitious origins of  Friday the 13th, or paraskevidekatriaphobia, are not entirely clear. Many of the theories date back to times well before Jason Voorhees donned a hockey mask and started slashing up victims at Crystal Lake.Some ...

  2. Indian Point Will Close Down Both Reactors By 2021 Under New Deal

    Indian Point Will Close Down Both Reactors By 2021 Under New Deal

    Related stories: Indian Point Announcement Will Bring To Close Controversial ChapterAstorino: 'Secret Deal' To Shut Indian Point 'Potentially Catastrophic'This story has been updated.BUCHANAN, N.Y. -- Officials from Entergy and New York State agreed to shut down both nuclear reactors at the Indian Point facility by April 2021, according to The New York Times.Under the agreement, one of ...

  3. What Are You Doing For Christmas, Pelham?

    What Are You Doing For Christmas, Pelham?

    Christian children around the world find out if they are naughty or nice on Sunday, Dec. 25, Christmas morning. The holiday is used to commemorate the birth of Jesus Christ. It also marks the end of the Advent season. On a more secular level, Christmas is a cultural event marked by giving presents to friends and family. Due to its long history and the enormous popularity there are ...

  4. Hanukkah 2016 Starts Christmas Eve and Ends New Year's Day

    Hanukkah 2016 Starts Christmas Eve and Ends New Year's Day

    Hanukkah's late start means the festival of lights, which begins on Saturday, will stretch into the New Year. Hanukkah is a Jewish holiday commemorating the rededication of the Holy Temple (the Second Temple) in Jerusalem at the time of the Maccabean Revolt against the Seleucid Empire.The festival of lights begins on the 25th day of Kislev according to the Hebrew calendar. Being based ...

  5. Astronaut John Glenn Dies At 95

    Astronaut John Glenn Dies At 95

    John Glenn, the first American to orbit the Earth, died on Thursday, according to multiple reports. Glenn was 95. Glenn had been battling health issues since suffering a stroke and had been hospitalized in an Ohio State University medical center since last week, according to NPR. Glenn was a decorated Marine who flew over 100 combat missions during World War II and the Korean War. He ...

  6. Former MLB Pitcher, Mount Vernon Native Ralph Branca, Dies

    Former MLB Pitcher, Mount Vernon Native Ralph Branca, Dies

    MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. -- Ralph Branca, a native of Mount Vernon and the pitcher who served up Bobby Thomson's "Shot Heard 'Round the World" Home Run, died on Wednesday morning, according to multiple reports. Branca was 90. The death was announced by Branca's son-in-law and former New York Mets Manager, Bobby Valentine of Stamford, Conn. Valentine stated that Branca died in his ...

  7. Mount Vernon Restaurant Loses Liquor License

    Mount Vernon Restaurant Loses Liquor License

    MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. -- Noches de Luna Restaurant in Mount Vernon had is liquor license by state officials on Tuesday, Nov. 8, according to lohud.com. The establishment lost its license because of a "disorderly premise" reported on Aug. 29, lohud.com reported. Owners will be able to reapply for a liquor license, but will lose a $1,000 bond, lohud.com said. Click here to read the ...

  8. Meet Boris, The SPCA Pet Of The Week

    Meet Boris, The SPCA Pet Of The Week

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- The SPCA of Westchester County is hoping to find a home for its pet of the week, a male terrier named Boris. Boris is a friendly and smart 2-year-old who is up to date on heart worm. The SPCA says Boris does not play well with other dogs and due to his size should go to a home with older, teenage kids. To learn more, or to meet boris, ...

  9. Area Schools Participate In First Tech Challenge At Pace In Pleasantville

    Area Schools Participate In First Tech Challenge At Pace In Pleasantville

    PLEASANTVILLE, N.Y. -- Pace Seidenberg Computer Science School hosted the kickoff of the First Tech Challenge robotics season on Sept. 10, featuring several area high schools.The program challenges students to apply STEM concepts in real-world situations, and inspires tomorrow’s innovators and entrepreneurs. Students get to design, build, and program robots. “Participating in FIRST lets ...

  10. Police Search For Armed Yonkers Home Invasion Suspects

    Police Search For Armed Yonkers Home Invasion Suspects

    YONKERS, N.Y. -- Yonkers Police are engaged in a manhunt for two armed suspects wanted for breaking into a Roberts Avenue home on Thursday night, according to News 12 Westchester. Four people, including two teenage girls were in the home when the suspects reportedly broke in. The armed gunmen reportedly struck the father with gun before making off with a laptop and other items, News 12 ...

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