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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. Dream Come True For Fort Lee Chef On 'Chopped'

    Dream Come True For Fort Lee Chef On 'Chopped'

    FORT LEE, N.J. -- Dreams really do come true, and Fort Lee native Christopher Holland will be among the first to attest.Holland, who is the chef at D'Vine Kitchen and Bar in Sparkill, N.Y., is competing on "Chopped: Alton's Challenge," Tuesday at 10 p.m. The show is a five-part tournament hosted by chef Alton Brown.Appearing on "Chopped," was something Holland always ...

  2. New Amazon Office In NY Will Create 2,000 Jobs, Gov. Cuomo Says

    New Amazon Office In NY Will Create 2,000 Jobs, Gov. Cuomo Says

    Looking to work at Amazon?Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Amazon will be opening a 359,000 square foot administrative office at 5 Manhattan West in midtown, creating 2,000 new jobs in finance, sales, marketing, and information technology. Amazon was given $20 million in tax credits for the expansion. "Amazon's further expansion in New York is proof positive that our strong economic ...

  3. Website Spotlights New Daily Voice CEO

    Website Spotlights New Daily Voice CEO

    New Daily Voice CEO Randy Kilgore says full-bore expansion of Daily Voice is his mission.Kilgore, along with founder and chairman Carll Tucker, were interviewed by Street Fight, a trade publication that covers the business of hyperlocal news.Before coming to Daily Voice, Kilgore was president of national sales at Gannett and senior vice president of advertising at Dow Jones ...

  4. Oscar Winning Director Jonathan Demme Dies, 73 Of Nyack

    Oscar Winning Director Jonathan Demme Dies, 73 Of Nyack

    Jonathan Demme, a Nyack resident who won an Oscar for directing "The Silence of Lambs" in 1991, died Wednesday morning at the age of 73.The cause of death was esophageal cancer and complications from heart disease, according to IndieWire. He was originally treated for the disease in 2010, but suffered from a recurrence in 2015, and his condition deteriorated in recent weeks, ...

  5. NBC's 'This Is Us' Set On Alpine Street Where Stevie Wonder Lived

    NBC's 'This Is Us' Set On Alpine Street Where Stevie Wonder Lived

    ALPINE, N.J. — If you were watching this week's episode of "This Is Us" closely, you may have noticed a piece of mail addressed to Alpine.This seems to be the first time in the NBC hit show, produced by River Vale's Dan Fogelman, that we found out where exactly in North Jersey much of the action takes place.The Pearsons live at 5090 Anderson Avenue in Alpine, the same street ...

  6. Social Media Buzzes Over Tappan Zee Bridge Crane Collapse

    Social Media Buzzes Over Tappan Zee Bridge Crane Collapse

    TARRYTOWN, N.Y. -- The Tappan Zee Bridge crane collapse trended on Twitter throughout the afternoon Tuesday.A crane from the construction site of the new span of the Tappan Zee Bridge collapsed on the old span ear the Rockland County side around noon on Tuesday, shutting down lanes in both directions for around six hours.The news spread like wildfire on social media, becoming one of the ...

  7. Famed Westchester Pianist Misha Dichter Against Moving Composer's Remains

    Famed Westchester Pianist Misha Dichter Against Moving Composer's Remains

    VALHALLA, N.Y. -- A famed pianist is speaking out against the idea of moving Russian's composer Sergei Rachmaninoff's remains from Valhalla to Russia."It's the most idiotic thing I've seen in a while," Misha Dichter, who lives in North Salem, said.A Russian government official said Rachmaninoff's body should be exhumed from the Kensico Cemetery and sent back to Russia, despite ...

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