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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. Ossining Author Explores The Life Of Beacon's Pete Seeger

    Ossining Author Explores The Life Of Beacon's Pete Seeger

    OSSINING, N.Y. -- An Ossining resident is hoping to introduce a whole generation to legendary folk singer Pete Seeger, who lived in Beacon.Susanna Reich is the author of the children's book "Stand Up And Sing! Pete Seeger, Folk Music and the Path To Justice," which was released on March 14. Reich will be appearing at the Village Bookstore in Pleasantville on March 24 at 7:30 ...

  2. Marist Student Still In Shock After Ellen Surprise

    Marist Student Still In Shock After Ellen Surprise

    POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. -- Victoria Ruggiero is still recovering from the surprise of a lifetime.Ruggiero was a member of Alpha Sigma Tau Sorority, the Marist College sorority surprised by Ellen DeGeneres on Tuesday, winning a contest to see a taping of her talk show in April.The sorority sisters all Ellen superfans and in February, Ruggiero wrote to the show about how much DeGeneres has ...

  3. Brewster Board: Trustee Charged With Larcency Had No Access To Finances

    Brewster Board: Trustee Charged With Larcency Had No Access To Finances

    PUTNAM COUNTY, N.Y. -- The Brewster trustee arrested Tuesday for grand larceny never had access to any of the village's finances, Brewster's Board of Trustees said in a statement Wednesday.Erin Meagher, 26, who also served as the CEO of the Greater Mahopac/Carmel Chamber of Commerce, was charged with grand larceny in the fourth degree, a Class E felony, for allegedly using chamber funds ...

  4. Details Emerge In Mahopac/Carmel Chamber CEO, Brewster Trustee Larceny Case

    Details Emerge In Mahopac/Carmel Chamber CEO, Brewster Trustee Larceny Case

    CARMEL, N.Y. --The CEO of the Greater Mahopac/Carmel Chamber of Commerce's arrest for grand larceny, reported Tuesday by Daily Voice, came after a joint investigation by the Putnam County Sheriff's Office and the Putnam County District Attorney's Office, authorities said Wednesday.Erin Meagher, 26, was arrested Tuesday and charged with grand larceny in the fourth degree, a Class E ...

  5. Ellen Surprises Marist Sorority Superfans

    Ellen Surprises Marist Sorority Superfans

    POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. -- The Alpha Sigma Tau Sorority at Marist College in Poughkeepsie got the ultimate surprise from their favorite TV show host.On Tuesday, Ellen DeGeneres surprised the superfans with a trip to Los Angeles to attend a taping of the show.In a letter to the show, Victoria Ruggiero said her sorority schedules their classes so they don't miss an episode and discuss the show ...

  6. Mahopac/Carmel Chamber CEO, Brewster Trustee Charged With Felony Larceny

    Mahopac/Carmel Chamber CEO, Brewster Trustee Charged With Felony Larceny

    Erin Meagher, the CEO/executive director of the Greater Mahopac Chamber Of Commerce and a Village of Brewster trustee used her chamber credit card like her own personal slush fund, the chamber is alleging. Meagher was arrested and charged with Grand Larceny in the 4th degree, a felony on Tuesday afternoon, according to Mahopac News.In a statement, chamber officials said they uncovered ...

  7. Dutchess Voters Head To The Polls For Village Elections

    Dutchess Voters Head To The Polls For Village Elections

    Villages will be contesting elections throughout Dutchess County on Tuesday, with a mayoral race in Rhinebeck topping the slate.Incumbent Mayor Heath Tortarella is being challenged by Trustee Gary Basset. Tortarella was appointed mayor in Feb. 2015 and was his elected to his first term in March 2015.An Iraqi War veteran, Tortorella said he wants to improve Rhinebeck's water ...

  8. Millerton Rapper Keeps Dutchess Fresh

    Millerton Rapper Keeps Dutchess Fresh

    MILLERTON, N.Y. -- Buddha Da Great simply wants to help you have a good time.The Millerton rapper, whose real name is Ahmed McClennon, has been making a name for himself with his performances and songs throughout the region. Buddha has family connections in the rap business and said he started taking it seriously several years ago. In 2011, he was crowd the top artist at a showcase in ...

  9. Murphy Disappointed NYC Mayor Not Indicted For Corruption

    Murphy Disappointed NYC Mayor Not Indicted For Corruption

    Sen. Terrence Murphy (R-Yorktown) is not letting up on New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio.On Thursday, state prosecutors announced that DeBlasio would not be indicted in a corruption probe over his campaign finance practices. Murphy said he was disappointed DeBlasio would not be indicted.A complaint from Murphy originally launched the probe against DeBlasio, as DeBlasio helped raise ...

  10. Dutchess Vet Treats Animals Of All Shapes, Sizes

    Dutchess Vet Treats Animals Of All Shapes, Sizes

    POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. -- It's not unusual for Alissa Fairlie, a Poughkeepsie veterinarian, to treat a dog, a cat, and a porcupine all in one day.Fairlie, a veterinarian at Creature Comforts, which is celebrating its 5th anniversary at 64 Pine Street in Poughkeepsie, Fairlie was a 2017 Forty Under 40 Honoree by the Dutchess County Regional Chamber of Commerce.The Dutchess County Regional ...

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