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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. Rafael 'Bob' Amelio, 92, Harrison Republican Party Chairman

    Rafael 'Bob' Amelio, 92, Harrison Republican Party Chairman

    HARRISON, N.Y. -- Rafael "Bob" Amelio, a longtime leader of the Harrison Republican Party, passed away on Sunday at the age of 92.Amelio, a lifelong Harrison resident, was born on Oct. 25, 1925. He graduated Harrison High School and attended the Merchant Marine Academy before serving in World War II.He was a developer and owner of Sha-Mar Construction and R & D Amelio ...

  2. Tax Reform Bill Could Cost New Yorkers Big

    Tax Reform Bill Could Cost New Yorkers Big

    New Yorkers might have a little -- or in some cases, a lot -- less in their wallets if the tax reform bill approved by the Senate becomes law.The Republican-led bill eliminates the state and local income tax deduction and caps the property tax deduction at $10,000 which critics say would hurt residents of high tax and high-cost areas- like the suburbs of New York City.According to the ...

  3. Stepinac Football Player Named Con Edison Athlete Of The Week

    Stepinac Football Player Named Con Edison Athlete Of The Week

    Ronald Prince II is earning accolades for his accomplishments both on and off the field.The Stepinac football player, who lives in Valhalla, was recently named the Con Edison Athlete of the Week.Prince helped lead the Crusaders varsity football team, which won the CHSHL AAA and New York State CHSAA championship titles this season. For the past three years, in addition to football, ...

  4. Westchester Student Scores Big In Siemens Competition

    Westchester Student Scores Big In Siemens Competition

    A student from Poughkeepsie and a student from Ardsley were selected as national finalists in the Siemens Competition in Math, Science & Technology.Rachel Li of Spackenkill High School and Jainil Sutaria of Ardsley High School along with another student from Colorado won a team division runner-up prize and will split a $50,000 scholarship. Their project developed a novel gel ...

  5. Deadline Nears To Recertify Handgun Licenses

    Deadline Nears To Recertify Handgun Licenses

    Handgun owners have a little over a month before they have to recertify their handguns.Holders of handgun licenses issued prior to Jan. 15, 2013 must recertify their licenses with the New York State Police by Jan. 31. Covered licensees who fail to recertify by that date could be subject to having their licenses suspended or revoked without further notice, according to the Putnam County ...

  6. Chipotle Opening Fifth Westchester Location

    Chipotle Opening Fifth Westchester Location

    Chipotle Mexican Grill is opening a new Westchester location.The eatery, famous for its burritos and bowls, will launch its second restaurant in White Plains on Thursday, Dec. 7.The new restaurant is in front of the Crossroads Shopping Center at 405 Tarrytown Road.Chipotle's other White Plains location is at 250 Main Street in White Plains.The restaurant will be open from 10:45 a.m. to ...

  7. Bedford Supervisor Running For State Senate

    Bedford Supervisor Running For State Senate

    BEDFORD, N.Y. -- The race to fill Senator George Latimer's seat is getting crowded.Bedford Supervisor Chris Burdick, a Democrat, announced he is planning to run for the seat and represent the 37th district, which will become vacant when Latimer becomes Westchester County Executive.“I am proud of my record of results in Bedford, from enacting progressive policies to enhancing services, ...

  8. Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano Announcing Senate Run: Report

    Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano Announcing Senate Run: Report

    YONKERS, N.Y. -- Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano looks to be the next person to run for Senate in the 37th District.According to the Daily News,  Spano is expected to announce he will seek the Democratic nomination for the seat vacated by George Latimer when he ascends to Westchester County Executive. Spano has two years left on his final term as Yonkers mayor.Assemblywoman Shelley Mayer ...

  9. KFC Closes In Ossining, Leaving It With Just One Northern Westchester Store

    KFC Closes In Ossining, Leaving It With Just One Northern Westchester Store

    There's one less place to get fried chicken in the area.The Kentucky Fried Chicken at 189 South Highland Ave. in Ossining has closed, leaving the fast-food chain with just one store in Northern Westchester - at the Beach Shopping Center in Peekskill. (Its Yorktown location had previously closed.)Inside the Ossining restaurant, the lights are off and the chairs are stacked up with a sign ...

  10. Letter to the Editor: New York Must Focus on Renewable Energy

    Letter to the Editor: New York Must Focus on Renewable Energy

    Daily Voice accepts signed and original letters to the editor up to 350 words. To send a letter, e-mail ossining@dailyvoice.com.To The Editor:I understand that the Department of Public Service and the New York Independent System Operator (NYISO) are considering carbon pricing options for New York’s wholesale electricity markets. While this may be a step forward, it is a small step for a ...

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