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Jon Craig

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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. Maloney Says He Supports Indian Point Closure If Done 'Responsibly'

    Maloney Says He Supports Indian Point Closure If Done 'Responsibly'

    Early reaction to the proposed permanent closing of Indian Point's nuclear reactors by 2021 has been met with a mix of shock, disappointment as well as praise.State Sen. Terrence Murphy said Friday, "Like many of my colleagues on the local, county and state level, I was shocked by today's news."Murphy, a Republican who represents northern Westchester and Putnam, said, "At ...

  2. County Executive Molinaro Calls On Cuomo To Fund Legal Defense Of The Poor

    County Executive Molinaro Calls On Cuomo To Fund Legal Defense Of The Poor

    WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- County executives from Rockland, Putnam, Dutchess and Orange counties joined Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino on Monday in calling on Gov. Andrew Cuomo to sign state legislation to help pay the defense expenses of New York's poorest defendants.In June, the state Senate and Assembly unanimously passed the Justice Equality Act to reduce disparities in New ...

  3. Son Of 'Sopranos' Star Arrested For Spray-Painting SUNY Purchase Swastikas

    Son Of 'Sopranos' Star Arrested For Spray-Painting SUNY Purchase Swastikas

    PURCHASE, N.Y. -- Vadim Imperioli, the son of "Sopranos' star Michael Imperioli, has been arrested for spray-painting swastikas on a SUNY Purchase dormitory bulletin board on Nov. 20, according to multiple reports.Imperioli, 19, who may no longer be a student at the college, is charged with fourth-degree criminal mischief, according to state police, who assisted in the arrest.SUNY ...

  4. NY's Schumer Poised To Become Democrats' New U.S. Senate Leader

    NY's Schumer Poised To Become Democrats' New U.S. Senate Leader

    Following his re-election on Tuesday to the U.S. Senate, New York's Charles "Chuck" Schumer is poised to become the next Democratic Senate Leader.Schumer, a Democrat from Brooklyn, faced a challenge from Republican Wendy Long and a pair of third-party candidates.A congressman since 1981 and U.S. senator since 1999, Schumer is in line to become the top Democrat in the Senate ...

  5. Pair Charged After Stealing Bibles From Hudson Valley Church

    Pair Charged After Stealing Bibles From Hudson Valley Church

    This story has been updated.GREENBURGH, N.Y. -- Two men from Massachusetts were charged with third-degree burglary, a felony, on Monday in connection with a church break-in.Police said the men caused more than $500 in damage and stole two bibles worth $400 during the burglary about 2 a.m. on Sunday.The burglary was reported at Saint Francis and Saint Martha’s Episcopal Church at 575 ...

  6. Men Nabbed In Northern Westchester After Fleeing Crashed Stolen Car ID'd

    Men Nabbed In Northern Westchester After Fleeing Crashed Stolen Car ID'd

    PLEASANTVILLE, N.Y. -- Police identified two 22-year-old men late Thursday who crashed a stolen car in Pleasantville overnight before fleeing to Chappaqua. Pleasantville Police credited local citizens who dialed 911 and a half dozen other law enforcement agencies -- including a Westchester County Police helicopter -- for tracking the suspects down five hours later near the Chappaqua ...

  7. Assemblyman From Dutchess Appears On Fox News To Discuss Clinton-Trump Race

    Assemblyman From Dutchess Appears On Fox News To Discuss Clinton-Trump Race

    HOPEWELL JUNCTION, N.Y. -- State Assemblyman Kieran Michael Lalor is expected to be interviewed live at 8:20 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 22 by Fox News.The state lawmaker from Hopewell Junction said he's been invited to appear on "Fox and Friends" to discuss the presidential election between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.Lalor's recent video interview with the Poughkeepsie ...

  8. Drunken Driver Arraigned In Crash That Killed Lacrosse Player From Dutchess

    Drunken Driver Arraigned In Crash That Killed Lacrosse Player From Dutchess

    WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- A 24-year-old Rye woman was expected to be arraigned on Monday in connection with the Oct. 9 fatal accident that killed a Manhattanville College lacrosse player.Robby Schartner, 21, graduated from Brookfield, Conn., High School and lived in Fishkill.Police said Schartner, a Rye native, was struck and killed by a car driven by Emma Fox, 24, of Rye, who is accused of ...

  9. Illegal Skimming Of Bank ATM Machines Investigated In Dutchess County

    Illegal Skimming Of Bank ATM Machines Investigated In Dutchess County

    POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. – The Town of Poughkeepsie and Hyde Park police departments are investigating two cases in which illegal skimming devices were placed on ATMs at banks located in those Dutchess County towns.Since early September, town police said two unnamed bank locations -- one in the Town of Poughkeepsie and one in the Town of Hyde Park -- were targeted by two suspects who ...

  10. State Police Confirm New Moose Sighting, This One In Dover Plains

    State Police Confirm New Moose Sighting, This One In Dover Plains

    There's a new moose on the loose in the Hudson Valley.State police confirmed a new moose sighting, this time in Dutchess County."Yes, we responded to this," Trooper Melissa McMorris, a state police spokeswoman, said on Saturday. "When the troopers arrived, the moose wasn't in the area."The moose was spotted along state Route 22 near Cricket Hill Road in Dover Plains. ...

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