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Pleasantville native Jon Craig is special editor for the Westchester, Putnam, Rockland, Orange and Dutchess Daily Voice sites.Jon graduated from Cornell University and received his master's degree in journalism from Northwestern University. He's worked as a reporter for daily newspapers in New York and Ohio and as managing editor for weekly newspapers in Rye, White Plains and Harrison.

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  1. College In Westchester Revokes Degree To Ex-Cardinal Embroiled In Sex Abuse Scandal

    College In Westchester Revokes Degree To Ex-Cardinal Embroiled In Sex Abuse Scandal

    Related story: Catholic Priests With Hudson Valley Ties Named In Massive Child Sex Abuse ReportAn honorary degree given to a cardinal connected to the sex abuse scandal in the Catholic Church has been revoked by a college in Westchester.After a discussion regarding the complaints of sexual abuse made against Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, and in light of the related directive by Pope ...

  2. ICE 'Wrongfully Detains' Father In Ossining, Assemblywoman Says

    ICE 'Wrongfully Detains' Father In Ossining, Assemblywoman Says

    A father in Northern Westchester was wrongfully detained by federal Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents on Wednesday, Aug. 15, State Assemblywoman Sandy Galef said.The Ossining man's wife said the agents arrested the wrong man, according to Galef."I applaud those who are fighting for more transparency from ICE in this arrest, and encourage those who believe their ...

  3. Yorktown HS Grad Ocasio-Cortez Bans Press From Town Hall Forum

    Yorktown HS Grad Ocasio-Cortez Bans Press From Town Hall Forum

    Does the young Democratic Socialist upstart, upsetter from Westchester and the Bronx support a Free Press, or not? The 28-year-old Congressional candidate banned the news media from a Town Hall meeting after news reporters "mobbed her" during an earlier New York event, according to this report in the Queens Chronicle. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez tweeted on Monday, Aug. 13 that ...

  4. 'America Was Never That Great': Cuomo Comment Ignites Firestorm

    'America Was Never That Great': Cuomo Comment Ignites Firestorm

    "America was never that great."Did New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo really say that?Yes, yet his supporters quickly jumped on the news media and Republican supporters of his November challenger, Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro, and President Donald Trump as somehow twisting and exaggerating Cuomo's remarks. Cuomo, of New Castle, made the seemingly offhand remark as part of ...

  5. Trump Claims Cuomo Vowed He Won't Run Against Him In 2020

    Trump Claims Cuomo Vowed He Won't Run Against Him In 2020

    This story has been updated.President Donald Trump said that Gov. Andrew Cuomo of New Castle called him recently and pledged not to challenge the Republican for President in 2020. Cuomo denied that he told Trump that he would not challenge him."I don't have any personal, political conversations with the President,” Cuomo told Albany reporters.Trump made the claim in an upstate ...

  6. Report Explores Why Westchester Home Values Are Getting Hit By 'Dramatic' Price Reductions

    Report Explores Why Westchester Home Values Are Getting Hit By 'Dramatic' Price Reductions

    Westchester residents, many trying to avoid the hefty tax bill that 2018 promises, are finding themselves in an unforgiving buyers’ market, according to this report by TheRealDeal.com.Daily Voice recently detailed the plummeting price phenomenon in this report. It marks the fourth consecutive quarterly decline in Westchester’s home sales.Prices in Westchester fell 18 percent in the ...

  7. These Hudson Valley Colleges Among Nation's Best In Princeton Review 2019 Edition

    These Hudson Valley Colleges Among Nation's Best In Princeton Review 2019 Edition

    New York and Connecticut have no shortage of universities getting national attention for excellence.Sarah Lawrence College in Bronxville has been named No. 1 for having the “Best Classroom Experience” among the hundreds of colleges listed in The Princeton Review’s "The 384 Best Colleges: 2019 Edition."Manhattanville College in Purchase, meanwhile, was ranked as having the ...

  8. Westchester Supervisor Suggests Digital Speed Boards On County Highways Due To High MPH Tickets

    Westchester Supervisor Suggests Digital Speed Boards On County Highways Due To High MPH Tickets

    Greenburgh Supervisor Paul Feiner is suggesting a digital speed board be placed on Westchester parkways advising motorists how many tickets were issued."If you don't like getting tickets avoid speeding on the Sprain Parkway: 60 tickets issued in one day!" Feiner said on Monday, Aug. 13.Sprain Brook Parkway is one of the more dangerous parkways in Westchester, according to ...

  9. New Westchester County Airport Plan Unveiled By Latimer

    New Westchester County Airport Plan Unveiled By Latimer

    County Executive George Latimer announced new initiatives on Monday, Aug. 13 to reduce noise, water pollution and air emissions at Westchester County Airport.          “Back in May, we announced a series of public meetings, where we heard from everyone who wished to speak, and each had a chance to talk about the challenges facing the airport," Latimer said during a Monday news ...

  10. Abinanti Breaks With Other Democrats, Endorses Cynthia Nixon Over Cuomo For Governor

    Abinanti Breaks With Other Democrats, Endorses Cynthia Nixon Over Cuomo For Governor

    State Assemblyman Thomas Abinanti of Mount Pleasant endorsed Cynthia Nixon’s bid for governor on Friday, Aug. 10 at the Greenburgh Health Fair.Nixon, a television actor and education activist, is challenging Gov. Andrew Cuomo of New Castle in the September Democratic Party primary election. Abinanti, who also represents Greenburgh, cited Nixon's "bold agenda that focuses on a New ...

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