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Zak Failla

Urgent News Reporter zfailla@dailyvoice.com

Zak! worked as a sports editor at the Shoshone News Press in northern Idaho and as a sports writer at the Ithaca Journal before making his way to The Daily Voice. A graduate of Ithaca College's Roy H. Park School of Communication, he is a self-proclaimed cat and juggling enthusiast. 

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  1. 'Perfect Storm' Of Repairs, Construction Could Create NYC Commute Chaos, Report Says

    'Perfect Storm' Of Repairs, Construction Could Create NYC Commute Chaos, Report Says

    A “perfect storm” of construction and repairs may cause a nightmarish commuter into Manhattan for several years.A New York Post report outlined the troubles commuters may face in the coming years, as crews get set to begin extensive subway repairs, highway construction work, railroad work and other projects that will tie up traffic and cause gridlock in the city.Beginning on Friday, ...

  2. Motorists Pay Most Expensive August Pump Prices In Years

    Motorists Pay Most Expensive August Pump Prices In Years

    With the demand for gasoline soaring during the dog days of summer, motorists can expect gas prices to peak to the highest price since 2014.With Labor Day fast approaching, statewide gas prices are beginning to peak, with an average price nationwide of $2.87 per gallon, the most expensive prices in four years. Officials said that there will likely be a spike in prices toward the end of ...

  3. Amazon Starts 30-Minute Curbside Pickup At Whole Foods

    Amazon Starts 30-Minute Curbside Pickup At Whole Foods

    Amazon Prime members are getting a new bonus from their subscription, as the company joins forces with recently acquired Whole Foods Market to develop a curbside pickup service.Customers in select areas will be able to place orders through the Amazon Prime app, which will essentially turn Whole Foods Markets into a drive-through, with employees loading groceries into cars upon arrival. ...

  4. Man Faces Felony Charge For Drug Dealing After Crash On I-95

    Man Faces Felony Charge For Drug Dealing After Crash On I-95

    An accused drug dealer is facing felony charges after being busted on I-95 in Westchester with Oxycodone and marijuana following an investigation into a car crash in Pelham over the weekend.New York State Police investigators were dispatched to a stretch of I-95 shortly before 6 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 3, where there was a report of a crash that involved property damage on the interstate ...

  5. I-84, I-684 Ramp Closures Scheduled

    I-84, I-684 Ramp Closures Scheduled

    There will be overnight ramp closures on I-684 and I-84 in Putnam County for several days, beginning this week.The New York State Department of Transportation announced that from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m., beginning on Monday, Aug. 13, there will be ramp closures on the interstates in Southeast, as contracting crews continue a pavement and resurfacing project in the area. The closures are ...

  6. Will Pound Ridge's Gere's Next Role Be As Congressional Candidate?

    Will Pound Ridge's Gere's Next Role Be As Congressional Candidate?

    Is this well-known Westchester movie star's next act as a politician?Richard Gere, 68, who has a home in Pound Ridge, has seen his name floated as a possible congressional candidate in the Hudson Valley's 18th Congressman, according to the New York Post. Rep. Sean Maloney (D-Cold Spring) is making a run for Attorney General, and if he is successful, his Congressional seat would be open. ...

  7. Fairfield County Man Made Harassing Calls To Rape Crisis Center, Police Say

    Fairfield County Man Made Harassing Calls To Rape Crisis Center, Police Say

    A Fairfield County man is in hot water with the law after allegedly harassing a Connecticut Rape Crisis Center, despite previous warnings.Stratford resident William Bonitati, 58, has been charged with four counts of second-degree harassment, after being taken into police custody on an active warrant that was issued for his arrest in Milford.According to investigators, Bonitati ...

  8. Know Him? ID Sought For Suspect In Numerous Thefts At Area Home Depot

    Know Him? ID Sought For Suspect In Numerous Thefts At Area Home Depot

    Do you know him?Police are seeking the public’s assistance as they attempt to track down a suspect who has stolen thousands of dollars in merchandise from a Home Depot in the area.The Hamden Police Department released a surveillance photo of a man who allegedly stole coils of wire at the Dixwell Avenue Home Depot location. The latest of several larcenies was reported on Aug. 3.Police ...

  9. Seen One? List Of Black Bear Sightings In Fairfield County, State Released

    Seen One? List Of Black Bear Sightings In Fairfield County, State Released

    Once a rare sight, the black bear is making a comeback in Fairfield County -- and statewide.The Connecticut State Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) reported that a total of 7,493 black bear sightings have been reported in Connecticut in the past year, from Aug. 10, 2017 to Aug. 5 of this year, including hundreds in Fairfield County.Most of the sightings have come ...

  10. Know Him? Police Seek To ID Burglary Suspect In Fairfield County

    Know Him? Police Seek To ID Burglary Suspect In Fairfield County

    Do you know him?Police investigators in Norwalk are seeking the public’s assistance as they attempt to track down a suspect involved in an alleged burglary at a local convenience store.The Norwalk Police Department released surveillance photos of a male suspect who was involved in the alleged burglary. In the photos, he can be seen with a wrap covering his face. He was wearing a ...

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