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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.

Sam Barron's Contributions

  1. Hospital for Special Surgery Westchester Celebrates White Plains Opening

    Hospital for Special Surgery Westchester Celebrates White Plains Opening

    WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- The Hospital for Special Surgery is set to open the doors on its new White Plains location.A grand opening ceremony will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 18 at 10:30 a.m at 1133 Westchester Avenue. The 50,000 square foot center features 20 exam rooms, three X-rays and an MRI suite.Specialties include adult reconstruction and joint replacement, foot and ankle, pediatric ...

  2. Mohegan Lake Man Defrauds Two Businesses, Police Say

    Mohegan Lake Man Defrauds Two Businesses, Police Say

    A Mohegan Lake man was finally tracked down after police say he allegedly defrauded two businesses in 2015.Scott Day, 49, was arrested and charged Thursday with scheme to defraud, a Class A misdemeanor.Over three days in January 2015, Day obtained a total of $198 from two businesses under false pretenses, police said. Day was identified as the suspect though police were unable to locate ...

  3. White Plains' Mariano Rivera Pitches In To Help Puerto Rico

    White Plains' Mariano Rivera Pitches In To Help Puerto Rico

    NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. -- Mariano Rivera, the Yankees great who lives in White Plains, is coming in relief for Puerto Rico.Rivera and his wife, Clara, are donating supplies that will be shipped by The Mariano Rivera Foundation to help with the recovery. “It’s always a blessing when you can help others,” Rivera said at the church Refugio de Esperanza in New Rochelle. “Together we can ...

  4. Dinky Is SPCA Pet Of The Week

    Dinky Is SPCA Pet Of The Week

    BRIARCLIFF MANOR, N.Y. -- Dinky is hoping to find a home.The six-month-old lab/shepherd/possible hound mix is described by SPCA Westchester as a happy girl who is a bit on the shy side.The SPCA said she is selective with her dog friends and would like a home that's on the calm side with lots of opportunities to get socialized to people and other dogs.For more information, email ...

  5. New York Times Spotlights Enduring Fox Hunt In Northern Westchester

    New York Times Spotlights Enduring Fox Hunt In Northern Westchester

    NORTH SALEM, N.Y. -- There's one club in Westchester that literally releases the hounds.The New York Times recently spotlighted the North Salem-based Golden's Bridge Hounds, which is one of the fox hunting clubs in the country and is just starting its 93rd season.The goal is not to kill the foxes, but to chase the fox into its den, according to the Times. The hunt has been criticized by ...

  6. Yorktown Names Valedictorian, Salutatorian

    Yorktown Names Valedictorian, Salutatorian

    YORKTOWN, N.Y. -- Two Yorktown High School students are at the top of the class.Ellen O'Callaghan and Marlee Pincus were named valedictorian and salutatorian, respectively.O'Callaghan said she credited Yorktown's academic and extracurricular offerings for her success.“Yorktown High School provided the unique opportunity to explore many things, rather than focus solely on one interest,” ...

  7. Hendrick Hudson Names New Executive Director of Pupil Personnel Services

    Hendrick Hudson Names New Executive Director of Pupil Personnel Services

    MONTROSE, N.Y. -- Lisa Schuchman is going from BOCES to Hendrick Hudson.The Hendrick Hudson School District named Schuchman its new Executive Director of Pupil Personnel Services Friday. Schuchman was most recently Director for the Center of Special Programs at Southern Westchester BOCES. “I am excited to join the Hendrick Hudson administrative team and look forward to working ...

  8. Production Directed By Chappaqua's Ben Stiller Removes Area Road Sign

    Production Directed By Chappaqua's Ben Stiller Removes Area Road Sign

    Ben Stiller, a Chappaqua resident, has been making some changes to the area.A Route 9W road sign in the Hudson Valley was removed last week as part of the production for the upcoming miniseries "Escape from Dannemora," that Stiller is directing, according to Hudson Valley Post. The miniseries is about the 2015 prisoner escape from the Clinton Correctional Facility and Stiller ...

  9. $1M Publishers Clearing House Prize Goes To Hudson Valley Woman

    $1M Publishers Clearing House Prize Goes To Hudson Valley Woman

    Friday the 13th turned out to be a lucky day for a Hudson Valley resident.Fran Chargar, who lives in Suffern, won $1 million from Publishers Clearing House and $10,000 a year for life. Chargar was standing in her driveway in front of her flowers when she was surprised by Publishers Clearing House."What is this about?" Chargar said, when Publishers Clearing House came to her ...

  10. Streak Ends: Northern Westchester Native Finally Loses On 'Jeopardy!'

    Streak Ends: Northern Westchester Native Finally Loses On 'Jeopardy!'

    Westchester's own Austin Rogers' prolific -- and historic -- run on "Jeopardy!" is over. The Pound Ridge native lost on Thursday night, $33,201 to $33,150 to Scarlett Sims, a stay-at-home mom from Tennessee, ending his winning streak at 12 games and $413,000 won.Only four other contestants in the 53-year history of "Jeopard!" have ever won more  money than Rogers, ...

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