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Sam Barron

Community Editor sbarron@dailyvoice.com

An (almost) lifelong Westchester resident, Sam has reported on all facets of Westchester since he graduated from Ryerson University with a degree in print journalism, including stints at North County News and The Examiner. A film columnist for WAG Magazine, Sam's moviegoing expertise has been profiled in the New York Times and he was a featured guest on VH1's Big Morning Buzz Live.

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  1. Hundreds Gather To Honor, Mourn Westchester HS Basketball Star

    Hundreds Gather To Honor, Mourn Westchester HS Basketball Star

    PLEASANTVILLE, N.Y. -- Quentin Lupo, an 18-year-old Pleasantville High School senior, was remembered at his funeral as a kid who loved basketball and was friendly to everyone.About 600 people, including family, friends, and teachers gathered at Holy Innocents Church Thursday to pay their final respects to Lupo.Lupo, who starred on the Pleasantville Panthers basketball team, was found ...

  2. Croton Man Remembers Dad In Book About Coping With Loss Of A Loved One

    Croton Man Remembers Dad In Book About Coping With Loss Of A Loved One

    CROTON-ON-HUDSON, N.Y. -- For Croton resident, Steve Cony, his life changed forever when his father died when he was three.Cony, along with Rabbi Jennifer Jaech, is the author of "He's All I Have: Nurturing A Young Child Through The Loss Of A Loved One." Cony and Jaech are hosting a book signing and discussion at Temple Israel of Northern Westchester in Croton-on-Hudson at ...

  3. Chappaqua Community Rallies Around Family After 2-Year-Old Dies

    Chappaqua Community Rallies Around Family After 2-Year-Old Dies

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- The Chappaqua and Mount Kisco communities are coming together for the family of Matias Lenis-Gomez, who died on Sunday after being pulled from a pond in Chappaqua. A GoFundMe page has been set up for Matias' family, who live in Mount Kisco. Matias was found in a pond on Whippoorwill Road after he was reported missing Sunday afternoon. He was transported to ...

  4. More Than $50,000 Raised For Family Of Westchester Basketball Star

    More Than $50,000 Raised For Family Of Westchester Basketball Star

    PLEASANTVILLE, N.Y. -- Jon Lieb has witnessed firsthand how the Pleasantville community has come together to support the family of Quentin Lupo.Lupo, a Pleasantville High School senior, who starred on the Pleasantville Panthers basketball team, was found dead Wednesday of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.Lieb set up a GoFundMe to raise money for the Lupo family.  In four days, 457 people ...

  5. Lakeland Seeks Reimbursement Of Overpayments Made To School Board Trustee

    Lakeland Seeks Reimbursement Of Overpayments Made To School Board Trustee

    The Lakeland Board of Education said it is taking action after an investigation revealed they were overpaying a school board member to staff sporting events.Steve Rosen, a four-term trustee who was re-elected last year, was paid $22,690 from the Lakeland School District since 2008, according to a Tax Watch investigation by LoHud. School board members are only allowed to earn $750 a year ...

  6. Bear Mountain Parkway Ramp Will Be Closed

    Bear Mountain Parkway Ramp Will Be Closed

    Motorists are advised  the eastbound ramps to and from the Bear Mountain Parkway at Division Street are expected to be closed on Wednesday, April 19, between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m., while crews perform utility work, according to the State Department of TransportationMotorists should follow the signed detour and anticipate delays, the DOT said.Drivers are asked to use caution when traveling ...

  7. Mary Fennelly Michaelsen, 97, Croton-on-Hudson

    Mary Fennelly Michaelsen, 97, Croton-on-Hudson

    CROTON-ON-HUDSON, N.Y.-- Mary Fennelly Michaelsen passed away January 6, 2017 at Beechwood Manor in New London, Connecticut. Mary was born in Chicago on January 4, 1920 to Parker and Catherine Reynolds Fennelly, both professional actors. The family relocated to New York and settled in Peekskill, where Mary attended local schools.After attending Albertus Magnus College and Cornell ...

  8. Montrose Church Celebrating 300th Anniversary

    Montrose Church Celebrating 300th Anniversary

    MONTROSE, N.Y. -- One of the oldest churches in Westchester is celebrating its 300th anniversary this weekend.The Reformed Church of Cortlandtown in Montrose is having a candlelight service on April 21 at 7 p.m., an Anniversary Workshop Service on April 23 at 10 a.m. and a Tricentennial Music Festival on May 7 at 3 p.m.The church's documented history dates back to April 21, 1717, when a ...

  9. Community Raises Funds To Help Westchester Moms Enjoy Weekend Retreat

    Community Raises Funds To Help Westchester Moms Enjoy Weekend Retreat

    Every mom could use a chance to unwind.Family Ties of Westchester has launched a crowdsourcing campaign to help 50 moms of special needs children enjoy a weekend retreat at Clearpool Educational Center in Carmel in June. The campaign has raised $2,000 and the goal is to raise $6,000. This is the 18th year of the retreat. The retreat "is a magical day filled with laughter and tears, ...

  10. Bear Mountain Parkway Ramp Will Be Closed

    Bear Mountain Parkway Ramp Will Be Closed

    Motorists are advised  the eastbound ramps to and from the Bear Mountain Parkway at Division Street are expected to be closed on Wednesday, April 19, between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m., while crews perform utility work, according to the State Department of TransportationMotorists should follow the signed detour and anticipate delays, the DOT said.Drivers are asked to use caution when traveling ...

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