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Jon Craig

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.

Jon Craig's Contributions

  1. Waze Aims To Provide Metro-North Rail-Crossing Alerts

    Waze Aims To Provide Metro-North Rail-Crossing Alerts

    Long overdue, but will it save lives at dangerous area railroad crossings? Time will tell.The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) announced it is partnering with Waze to improve safety at railroad crossings of Metro-North commuter railroad and Long Island Rail Road.“Safety is a core value at the MTA and its commuter railroads -- for our customers and our employees -- as well as ...

  2. In Person Or Online? How Do You Get Groceries? Survey Shows Public's Choice

    In Person Or Online? How Do You Get Groceries? Survey Shows Public's Choice

    Online shopping for food and beverages? Most consumers are not ready to do that yet, according to a survey by Morning Consult. Of the 2,000 American adult shoppers polled, more than two-thirds (67 percent) have never purchased packaged food or beverage products online, the e-survey and market research firm said in its “Consumer Insights On The Food and Beverage Industry” report. ...

  3. Hit Reality Show To Feature Teacher From Rockland

    Hit Reality Show To Feature Teacher From Rockland

    A part-time high school English teacher from Mamaroneck -- who auditioned for the popular Fox reality show, "MasterChef," last fall while working in North Rockland -- appears on the upcoming season.Daniela Savone auditioned for "MasterChef" in October. After making the top 80 cut, she resigned from her North Rockland teaching position of 15 years to pursue her ...

  4. It's Official: Maloney To Run For Attorney General

    It's Official: Maloney To Run For Attorney General

    U.S. Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney,  a third-term Democratic congressman Putnam County, has decided to run for New York Attorney General, according to multiple news reports.Maloney floated the notion of seeking the nomination shortly after Attorney General Eric Schneiderman resigned suddenly over a sex and battery abuse scandal.Maloney's entry into the Democratic primary for Attorney ...

  5. Hudson Valley's Heineken USA Appoints Its First Female CEO

    Hudson Valley's Heineken USA Appoints Its First Female CEO

    Heineken USA, based in White Plains, has selected Maggie Timoney as its next chief executive officer. Timoney, an Iona College graduate, will become the first female CEO of a major U.S. brewery effective Sept. 1.The seasoned executive with more than 25 years of experience in the beer and cider business will succeed Heineken veteran Ronald den Elzen, who will return to Holland for a ...

  6. Rockland Will Get $314K Grant For Substance Abuse, Mental Health

    Rockland Will Get $314K Grant For Substance Abuse, Mental Health

    U.S. Nita Lowey, who represents Rockland and Westchester counties, announced on Tuesday, June 5 that BRiDGES, a nonprofit in New City that advocates for and serves people with disabilities, has been awarded $314,215 in federal funding.The taxpayer money will help expand and increase recovery services for individuals with substance use disorders and/or co-occurring mental illness who are ...

  7. Molinaro Slams Cuomo For Keeping $300K In Donations From Developers

    Molinaro Slams Cuomo For Keeping $300K In Donations From Developers

    Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro is quickly ramping up his gubernatorial campaign against incumbent Gov. Andrew Cuomo of New Castle by tying campaign contributions to major developers who are under federal investigation.In an email to supporters and news media on Tuesday, June 5, the Republican's campaign wrote: "Andrew Cuomo doesn't understand right from wrong, something ...

  8. Sue Brancato, 98, Co-Founder Of Stony Point's Penguin Rep Theatre, Dies

    Sue Brancato, 98, Co-Founder Of Stony Point's Penguin Rep Theatre, Dies

    Penguin Rep Theatre is saddened to announce the passing of Susan (Sue) Brancato, 98, of Thiells, its co-founder and long-time business manager, and mother of artistic director Joe Brancato.Executive Director Andrew M. Horn said, “Sue ran the box office, kept the books, housed and fed actors, was the kindly and helpful voice on the phone, and so much more. She dedicated over 30 years to ...

  9. Rockland Developer Spearheads Major Upgrades For Orange County Speedway

    Rockland Developer Spearheads Major Upgrades For Orange County Speedway

    Orange County Fair Speedway has begun its 99th year of auto racing in Middletown, making it the oldest continually operating dirt track in the United States.The first auto race at the speedway took place in 1919 and now capital improvements have the green light.Orange Motorsport & Entertaining LLC, a Nanuet-based developer and promoter, has signed a five-year lease to operate the ...

  10. Bill Clinton Gets Testy When Asked About Monica Lewinsky In TV Interview

    Bill Clinton Gets Testy When Asked About Monica Lewinsky In TV Interview

    In a feisty interview, former President Bill Clinton of Chappaqua, who was impeached by the House of Representatives in 1998 as a result of the Monica Lewinsky scandal, told NBC's "Today" show on Monday that he would not have done anything differently in light of the #MeToo movement.“If the facts were the same today, I wouldn’t,” Clinton told NBC News “Today” correspondent ...

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