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Special Editor joncraigny@aol.com

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. Twitter Storm: Upset Winner Ocasio-Cortez Spars With Defeated Incumbent

    Twitter Storm: Upset Winner Ocasio-Cortez Spars With Defeated Incumbent

    Progressive Democratic congressional candidate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez -- a Yorktown High School graduate -- accused her former primary opponent U.S. Rep. Joe Crowley of mounting a third party challenge after her stunning upset of the powerful House Democrat in June.In this New York Time's article, a spokeswoman for Crowley said he would not run a third-party campaign:Asked about ...

  2. This Area Village Proposes 'Gender Neutral' Bathrooms

    This Area Village Proposes 'Gender Neutral' Bathrooms

    Is it progressive thinking, or a sign of the times? Ossining Mayor Victoria Gearity proposed that the Village of Ossining become the first community in the state to adopt "gender neutral" signage for all public restrooms. If the policy is approved, a single-occupant bathroom in Village Hall may be the first public government building in the region -- and possibly the state -- ...

  3. Area Business Complex Hits Market For $2.2M

    Area Business Complex Hits Market For $2.2M

    If you're looking to move a major business to an affordable location within New York state, you may be in luck.For $2.2 million, investors can buy an Ulster County business complex on Enterprise Drive in Kingston.The office park includes 394,631 square feet of rentable space, has plenty of parking and access to major highways -- and is in a very affordable, fast developing region of New ...

  4. FASNY Scholarship Awarded To Rockland Student, Volunteer Firefighter

    FASNY Scholarship Awarded To Rockland Student, Volunteer Firefighter

    The Firemen’s Association of the State of New York has awarded the 2018 FASNY Gerard J. Buckenmeyer Volunteer Scholarship to a student from Rockland County.Sara Ferraro of West Nyack received a certificate and college scholarship of $1,500 for her volunteer service as an EMT with the New City Volunteer Ambulance Youth Corps from Chan Rivera, member of the FASNY Board of Directors.“I ...

  5. Cuomo Signs Women’s Contraception Executive Order In Hudson Valley

    Cuomo Signs Women’s Contraception Executive Order In Hudson Valley

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed an executive order in Westchester Tuesday, July 10 directing state officials to protect women's access to contraception. Cuomo's move comes just as President Donald Trump nominated Brett Kavanaugh as U.S. Supreme Court justice. Kavanaugh's decisions have typically sided against women's rights to contraceptives and abortions. Cuomo, of New Castle, announced new ...

  6. Area HS Grad Ocasio-Cortez Says She Didn't Oversell Bronx Girl Story

    Area HS Grad Ocasio-Cortez Says She Didn't Oversell Bronx Girl Story

    Can you grow up in Westchester County and not be considered comfortable financially?Upstart Democratic Congressional candidate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez says yes, and the Yorktown High School graduate's brutal honesty remains a cornerstone of her campaign strength.The 28-year-old Ocasio-Cortez is blasting cynics questioning her working class roots as "a girl from the Bronx," ...

  7. Remodeled ShopRite Reopens In Garnerville

    Remodeled ShopRite Reopens In Garnerville

    Inserra Supermarkets, Inc. celebrated the Grand Re-Opening of its family-owned and operated ShopRite of Garnerville with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.The newly renovated store features a contemporary open floor plan; expanded produce department with fresh local farm-to-table fruits and vegetables; a wide selection of groceries, specialty kosher and international products; and an expanded ...

  8. Sold! Two Buildings Go For $14.75M In Hudson Valley

    Sold! Two Buildings Go For $14.75M In Hudson Valley

    A commercial landlord has expanded his influence along Westchester's "Platinum Mile" with a $14.75 million purchase.Robert Weisz, founder and CEO of RPW Group of Rye Brook, said his company bought two Class A office buildings at 925-1025 Westchester Ave. on the border of West Harrison and White Plains.The purchase of the 192,711-square-foot property was announced by CBRE, a ...

  9. Beware Of These Lottery, Sweepstakes Scams, Better Business Bureau Says

    Beware Of These Lottery, Sweepstakes Scams, Better Business Bureau Says

    Tired of your spouse, friend, children, relative or even yourself getting duped by fraud -- which is exploding on cellphones, mailings and computers?The Better Business Bureau (BBB) produced this new study (also attached below) which offers basic tips to avoid being conned. As the saying goes, if it seems to good to be true -- it probably is. Sweepstakes, lottery and prize scams are ...

  10. Primary Upset Winner Graduated From HS In Hudson Valley

    Primary Upset Winner Graduated From HS In Hudson Valley

    The 28-year-old seeking to become the youngest woman ever elected to Congress is a graduate of Yorktown High School and has an asteroid named after her. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez defeated incumbent Joseph Crowley in Tuesday's New York primary race. She now faces Republican Anthony Pappas in the predominantly Democratic 14th District in the November election.Ocasio-Cortez, a native of the ...

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