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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.

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  1. Woman Says George H.W. Bush Groped Her When He Was President

    Woman Says George H.W. Bush Groped Her When He Was President

    Another woman has come forward to accuse George H.W. Bush, 41st President of the United States, of groping her.A woman told CNN that Bush, who grew up in Greenwich and is now 93, grabbed her rear end at an event in April 1992, when he was still president. CNN did not disclose the woman's name."It was like a gentle squeeze," the woman was quoted as saying.The woman said she ...

  2. Greenwich Native George H.W. Bush Accused Of Groping 16-Year-Old

    Greenwich Native George H.W. Bush Accused Of Groping 16-Year-Old

    A woman is accusing former president George H.W. Bush of groping her when she was 16 years old.Roslyn Corrigan said Bush, a Greenwich native, groped her buttocks at a Nov. 2003 event in Texas according to Time Magazine when they were getting their picture taken. Six women have accused Bush of groping them.The 93-year-old Bush was 79 years old at the time of the alleged ...

  3. Greenwich Native George H.W. Bush Apologizes After Groping Accusation

    Greenwich Native George H.W. Bush Apologizes After Groping Accusation

    Former president George H.W. Bush is sorry.A spokesman for the 93-year-old Bush, a Greenwich native, apologized to actress Heather Lind after she accused him of groping her at an event, in front of his wife, Barbara, a Rye native, according to The Washington Post."President Bush would never — under any circumstance — intentionally cause anyone distress, and he most sincerely ...

  4. Greenwich Teen Joins Forces With Parents In Running Moroccan Restaurant

    Greenwich Teen Joins Forces With Parents In Running Moroccan Restaurant

    GREENWICH, Conn. — Rayan Achbami of Greenwich may only be in high school, but he already has experience running a restaurant.The 17-year-old and his parents run Argana, a Moroccan restaurant at 325 N. Main St. in Port Chester, N.Y., that opened in March. "We service Moroccan food with an American twist," Achbami said. "We don't want to overwhelm people with Moroccan ...

  5. Stamford Educator Honored As Distinguished Leader

    Stamford Educator Honored As Distinguished Leader

    Kris Bria's long career at the Long Ridge School in Stamford has culminated with her receiving a prestigious award.Bria was honored Thursday with the 2017 Connecticut Association of Independent School's  Distinguished Leader Award. Bria received a special proclamation from the Pound Ridge Town Board and Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino declared Thursday as Kris Bria Day. Bria ...

  6. Greenwich Man Charged With Assault Misses Court Appearance

    Greenwich Man Charged With Assault Misses Court Appearance

    A man turned himself into Yorktown Police Tuesday after two bench warrants were issued when he failed to appear in court.Joseph Franco, 40, of Greenwich, Conn., failed to appear in court on Aug. 31 after being charged with assault in the third degree and criminal contempt in the second degree, police said.Franco was released on his own recognizance and is due back in court on Sept. 7.

  7. Film About 9/11 Hero In Red Bandana To Make Connecticut Debut In Danbury

    Film About 9/11 Hero In Red Bandana To Make Connecticut Debut In Danbury

    DANBURY Conn. — A moving documentary about a man in a red bandana who saved 10 people's lives on Sept. 11 before the Twin Towers collapsed is set to make its Connecticut premiere in Danbury."The Man In The Red Bandana," narrated by Gwyneth Paltrow and directed by Matthew J. Weiss, will be screened at The Palace Danbury at 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 8. Tickets are $15, and the Palace ...

  8. Rev Up Your Engines, Greenwich Car Lovers: Pound Ridge Show Coming Soon

    Rev Up Your Engines, Greenwich Car Lovers: Pound Ridge Show Coming Soon

    Gentlemen -- and women -- start your engines.Car lovers from throughout the area have their calendars marked for the Pound Ridge Car Show.This year's event will be on Saturday, Sept. 16 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Pound Ridge Town Park at 199 Westchester Ave.The 15th annual event will feature more than 300 cars and benefits the Pound Ridge PBA Community Programs.The fee to pre-register a ...

  9. Charlee Taylor Burns, 80, Fairfield

    Charlee Taylor Burns, 80, Fairfield

    Charlee Wilhelmina Taylor Burns, of Fairfield and Jupiter, Fl. passed away on Saturday surrounded by her family. She is survived by her husband Edmund, daughter Deborah, sons Edmund Jr. and Christopher, daughter-in-law Misti, grand-daughters Christina, Annabel and Elizabeth, grand-sons Matthew and Jack, brother Thomas and sister Nancy.Burns was born on Dec. 1st, 1936 in Helena, Mon. and ...

  10. Circus Performer Flips After Proposal Of A Lifetime At Connecticut Casino

    Circus Performer Flips After Proposal Of A Lifetime At Connecticut Casino

    PEEKSKILL, N.Y. -- Amanda Luria, a circus performer from Peekskill, got the thrill of a lifetime when she went to see her boyfriend perform at Cirque Eloize iD at Foxwoods Resort Casino in Connecticut.Forty Nguyen surprised Luria by bringing her onstage, dropping to one knee and proposing, which Luria accepted."I was a little nervous," said Luria, who works for Westchester ...

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