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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. Man Injures Victim In Assault, Yorktown Police Say

    Man Injures Victim In Assault, Yorktown Police Say

    YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y. -- A Yorktown man was arrested and charged with assault in the third degree Monday after he assaulted another person, causing injury, Yorktown Police said.Nicholas Crosetto, 38, was charged with the Class A misdemeanor after police investigated an incident that occurred Saturday at 10 a.m. Crosetto turned himself and was released on his own recognizance. A ...

  2. Man Who Crosses Double-Yellow Line Was Drunk, Had Pot, Yorktown Police Say

    Man Who Crosses Double-Yellow Line Was Drunk, Had Pot, Yorktown Police Say

    YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y. -- A Yorktown man was arrested  last week and charged with two counts of driving while intoxicated and possession of marijuana after police said they pulled him over on Crompond Road for crossing a double yellow line and driving on the shoulder. Alex Garcia, 26, was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated and driving while intoxicated with a ...

  3. Memorial Day Parade Will Cause Road Closures In Yorktown

    Memorial Day Parade Will Cause Road Closures In Yorktown

    YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y. -- The Yorktown Police is advising motorists of some road closures ahead of Monday's Memorial Day Parade.The parade will begin at 11 a.m. at Yorktown Town Hall and travel east on Underhill Avenue to the intersection with Commerce Street. The parade will continue to Veterans Road concluding with ceremonies at the Yorktown Community Cultural Center.The following ...

  4. Coyote Alert Issued In Pleasantville

    Coyote Alert Issued In Pleasantville

    PLEASANTVILLE, N.Y. -- The Village of Pleasantville is asking residents to remain on alert after a coyote was spotted near Romer Avenue and Ashland Avenue.Residents should not feed coyotes, not feed pets outside and make garbage inaccessible to coyotes and other animals, the village said.  Residents should also eliminate the availability of birdseed, which an attract coyotes, the ...

  5. Yorktown Student Overcomes Cancer, Gets College Degree

    Yorktown Student Overcomes Cancer, Gets College Degree

    YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y. -- A Yorktown Heights student who battled cancer recently received her college diploma.Diana Pernicano was one of 618 students who received their diplomas at the Mount Saint Mary College Commencement in Newburgh on Saturday almost four years after she was diagnosed with cancer.Pernicano found a lump in her neck during a hands-on lesson in a nursing class that she ...

  6. Hen Hud Tennis Player Honored As Con Edison Athlete Of The Week

    Hen Hud Tennis Player Honored As Con Edison Athlete Of The Week

    MONTROSE, N.Y. -- Adam Kissner, a senior at Hendrick Hudson High School, was recently honored for his work on and off the tennis court.Kissner was named the Con Edison Athlete of the Week. The award recognizes students in Westchester and Putnam who excel athletically and academically. Leadership, citizenship and school and community activities are also taken into account when naming a ...

  7. Motorist Flees Scene After Hitting Woman In Jefferson Valley, Police Say

    Motorist Flees Scene After Hitting Woman In Jefferson Valley, Police Say

    YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y. -- A Jefferson Valley man was arrested and charged Monday afternoon after Yorktown police say he hit a pedestrian at 3651 Lee Blvd. and then intentionally left the scene.Mohammad Almuher, 39, was charged with Leaving the Scene of a Personal Injury Auto Accident, a Class A Misdemeanor.Police said the victim sustained a physical injury and that Almuher intentionally ...

  8. Joan Lunden Discussing Breast Cancer Battle In Northern Westchester

    Joan Lunden Discussing Breast Cancer Battle In Northern Westchester

    Joan Lunden's tale of survival will be heard firsthand in Armonk.Lunden will be speaking at Congregation B'nai Yisrael in Armonk to talk about her new book, "Had I Known: A Memoir of Survival," on Friday, June 9 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.In June 2014, Lunden, who anchored "Good Morning America" for 17 years, was diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer, which ...

  9. Westchester Community College Graduates More Than 2,000

    Westchester Community College Graduates More Than 2,000

    The graduates of Westchester Community College are ready for their next chapter.More than 2,000 students were granted degrees at the college's annual commencement ceremony last Thursday at the Westchester County Center in White Plains. The class was the largest in the college's history.Lowell Hawthorne, a Pocantico Hills resident and president and CEO of Golden Krust Caribbean Bakery ...

  10. Twelve Hen Hud Students Inducted Into National Technical Honor Society

    Twelve Hen Hud Students Inducted Into National Technical Honor Society

    Twelve Hendrick Hudson High School students were inducted into the National Technical Honor Society at an event Thursday, having demonstrated scholarship, character, leadership, service and skill at an exemplary level.The honorees and their fields of study were: Marcus Andre (New Visions Health); Mikayla Barton (Fashion Design and Merchandising); Kelsey Byrne (New Visions Health); ...

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