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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. Sandy Hook Parent To Speak At Sacred Heart University

    Sandy Hook Parent To Speak At Sacred Heart University

    Info here:Ian Hockley, who lost his son, Dylan, in the Sandy Hook School shooting tragedy, will tell his story at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield.The talk is set for 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 26, in the University Commons on main campus, 5151 Park Ave. It is free and open to the public.Hockley’s speech, titled “Heroes Who Go Above and Beyond: A Sandy Hook Hero Helps Create the ...

  2. Donald Trump Jr. Mocks Sexual Assault Allegations Against Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh

    Donald Trump Jr. Mocks Sexual Assault Allegations Against Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh

    President Trump's son, Donald Jr., questioned the content and timing of a letter that impugns his father's U.S. Supreme Court nominee.Referring to Brett Kavanaugh in an Instagram post, Trump Jr. wrote: "Oh boy. . . the Dems and their usual nonsense games really have him on the ropes now. Finestein (sic) had the letter in July and saved it for the eve of his vote... honorable as ...

  3. Second Governor's Debate Degrades Into Personal Attacks

    Second Governor's Debate Degrades Into Personal Attacks

    Monday's second gubernatorial debate was less about budget details and more about personal attacks."I'm not sure what you know,'' Republican Bob Sfefanowski said about Democrat Ned Lamont, prompting boos from the audience."I've never heard such arrogance,'' Lamont said to groans. "My way or the highway. I'm right and you're wrong. You need a governor who can reach out ...

  4. Round Two: Ready For Another Gubernatorial Debate?

    Round Two: Ready For Another Gubernatorial Debate?

    Candidates for Connecticut governor Ned Lamont and Bob Stefanowski are meeting up for their second debate of the campaign.Daily Voice coverage of Monday's debate can be found by clicking here: Stefanowski, a Republican from Madison, and Lamont, a Democrat from Greenwich, squared off on Sept. 17 at the Shubert Theatre in New Haven. It was televised live on Cable Channel 24, WCTX.The ...

  5. Connecticut Ranks High Among Best Educated States

    Connecticut Ranks High Among Best Educated States

    Ten states were ranked as the most highly educated states in the nation, according to data collected from the U.S. Census Bureau between 2012 and 2016.And the state that led the ranking, according to a Zippia report was Massachusetts.Zippia ranked states based on the percentage of adults in each state with at least a Master's degree. While the majority of the mist highly-educated states ...

  6. Gloves Come Off In Governor's Debate

    Gloves Come Off In Governor's Debate

    Neither gubernatorial candidate pulled punches on Wednesday night in the first of four debates before the Nov. 6 election.Republican Bob Stefanowski of Madison came out swinging by labeling Democrat Ned Lamont as a clone of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy. "Dan Malloy has absolutely ruined this state. With Ned Lamont, it's actually going to be worse,'' Stefanowski said. "He's going to ...

  7. Curtain Call: 'Mamma Mia' Makes Area Debut

    Curtain Call: 'Mamma Mia' Makes Area Debut

    Area residents will find out why more than 60 million people all around the world have fallen in love with the characters, the story and the music that make "Mamma Mia!" the ultimate feel-good musical, when it opens at Curtain Call’s Kweskin Theatre in Stamford, on Friday, Sept. 14.Through ABBA’s greatest hits, Mamma Mia! tells the comical story of Sophie, on a small Greek ...

  8. Stefanowski, Lamont Meet In First Of Four Gubernatorial Debates

    Stefanowski, Lamont Meet In First Of Four Gubernatorial Debates

     New story -  Gloves Come Off In First Governor's DebateThe first of four debates between the candidates for governor will take place on Wednesday, Sept. 12.Voters can watch the debate on MyTV9 at 7 p.m. or on WTNH.com. For more details, click here. The debate is presented by News 8, The Day and the Garde Arts Theater in New London. In their political ads, Republican Bob Stefanowski has ...

  9. Fairfield County Girl, 8, Serves As Ambassador At Children's Hospital Walk

    Fairfield County Girl, 8, Serves As Ambassador At Children's Hospital Walk

    The 14th annual Go the Distance Walk and Family Fun Day is this Sunday, Sept. 16 at Macy Oval, adjacent to the Maria Fareri Children's Hospital on the Westchester Medical Center campus and marks the largest fundraiser for the hospital.The annual event also celebrates the health and fortitude of its remarkable patients.Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital in Valhalla, a member of ...

  10. Most Wanted Fugitive In Double-Murder Case Caught In Fairfield County

    Most Wanted Fugitive In Double-Murder Case Caught In Fairfield County

    A 54-year-old man named one of U.S. Marshals’ 15 most wanted fugitives was captured 16 years after he allegedly killed his sister and an ex-girlfriend in New York City.Andre Neverson, 54, was arrested on Tuesday, Sept. 4 after U.S. Marshals and police received information that he was hiding in a house in Bridgeport, authorities said. U.S. Marshals and Bridgeport Police closed in when ...

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