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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. 

Zak Failla's Contributions

  1. Memorial Day Weekend Gas Prices Will Be Highest In Years, AAA Warns

    Memorial Day Weekend Gas Prices Will Be Highest In Years, AAA Warns

    Local residents planning on traveling on Memorial Day will see the highest prices at the pump in four years, according to AAA.Gas prices have jumped 12 cents in the past two weeks, leading to a national average of $2.93 per gallon, with the average price in this area well over $3 per gallon. The jump comes days after President Donald Trump decision to withdraw the United States from the ...

  2. Seen Him? 23-Year-Old Westchester Man Has Been Missing Since Last Year

    Seen Him? 23-Year-Old Westchester Man Has Been Missing Since Last Year

    Officials in New York are seeking the public’s assistance as they attempt to locate a schizophrenic man who has been missing in Westchester for nearly a year.The New York State Department of Public Safety issued an alert this week regarding Damien Louis, 23, who has been missing from Yonkers in August last year.According to officials, Louis’ hair may be styled in a mohawk and he was ...

  3. New Fairfield Public Schools To Reopen On Wednesday

    New Fairfield Public Schools To Reopen On Wednesday

    With crews continuing to work around the clock to clean up from last week’s storm that uprooted trees and downed utility lines, schools in New Fairfield are set to reopen on Wednesday after being forced to shutter its doors for five days.As of 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 22, more than a week after the storm struck, 1,244 of Eversource’s 1,270,056 customers remained without power, ...

  4. Missing Westchester Man Found

    Missing Westchester Man Found

    Updated report:The 87-year-old man who went missing in Yonkers Friday morning has been found and is safe, according to the New York State Department of Public Safety.Earl Whittaker was safely located in Manhattan late Monday afternoon.Original report:An 87-year-old man suffering from dementia has been reported missing in Westchester.Officials released an alert on Tuesday regarding Earl ...

  5. Teen Mistakes Gas Pedal For Brake, Drives Into Westchester Storefront

    Teen Mistakes Gas Pedal For Brake, Drives Into Westchester Storefront

    A teenage driver accidentally drove a Jeep into the storefront of a Westchester supermarket shortly before noon on Monday, May 21.Police were dispatched to DeCicco Family Markets in Scarsdale, when the motorist jumped the curb, causing minor damage to the building.Police said that the 17-year-old driver told officers that she pressed on the gas pedal thinking that she was applying the ...

  6. Know Him? This Dog Was Found In Vista

    Know Him? This Dog Was Found In Vista

    Recognize him?Police in Lewisboro are hopeful of reuniting a pit bull mix with its family after it was found on Ridgeland Road in the Vista area of town.The pit bull was taken into custody by officers, and anyone who knows the dog, or its owners, has been asked to contact the Lewisboro Town Clerk by calling (914) 763-3511. This information can be shared on social media by clicking below.

  7. Westchester Man Pleads Guilty To Wife's Fatal Stabbing

    Westchester Man Pleads Guilty To Wife's Fatal Stabbing

    A man has pleaded guilty to the first homicide in Scarsdale in nearly four decades.Westchester County District Attorney Anthony Scarpino, Jr. announced on Tuesday that Julius Reich, 63, has pleaded guilty to first-degree manslaughter, a violent felony, in the fatal stabbing of his wife, Robin Goldman, who was a pediatrician at Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx.Shortly after 10 a.m. ...

  8. Airplane Banner At Westchester HS Baseball Game Calls For Coaches' Firings

    Airplane Banner At Westchester HS Baseball Game Calls For Coaches' Firings

    While all eyes should have been on the field during a Section 1 baseball playoff game in Westchester, many took to the sky on Monday, where someone commissioned a plane to fly a banner that made the rounds over the field calling for the firing of Briarcliff’s coaches.During Briarcliff High School’s quarterfinal playoff win over Irvington on Monday afternoon, a small plane was spotted ...

  9. Police: Mohegan Lake Man Faces Assault Charge After Punching Victim In Face

    Police: Mohegan Lake Man Faces Assault Charge After Punching Victim In Face

    A Mohegan Lake man surrendered himself into police custody over the weekend after allegedly assaulting someone and leaving them with bruises and facial lacerations, according to police in Yorktown.On Monday, officials from the Yorktown Police Department announced the arrest of 35-year-old Alexander Coghen, who allegedly assaulted his victim and is facing a misdemeanor charge of ...

  10. Tick Control Methods On Public Lands Expanding In Hudson Valley

    Tick Control Methods On Public Lands Expanding In Hudson Valley

    Health officials in New York are rolling out a new plan to control tick populations in the Hudson Valley as warmer temperatures arrive in the region.New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced this week “an aggressive Lyme and tick-borne disease control plan to control tick populations on public lands, increase public awareness and access to available data, and create a working group to ...

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