Settings

Home Site
Notification
Push Notifications
Contact Us
Ossining Daily Voice serves Ossining, NY

Menu

Ossining Daily Voice serves Ossining, NY

Nearby Towns

Nicole Briggs

briggs1004@gmail.com

Nicole Briggs's Contributions

  1. Westchester Assemblyman Sponsors Law To Help ID Dead, Missing Persons

    Westchester Assemblyman Sponsors Law To Help ID Dead, Missing Persons

    RYE, N.Y. – Law enforcement agencies seeking to resolve cold cases and family members dealing with the heartbreak of a missing loved one got an important boost from legislation signed into law by Gov. Andrew Cuomo. The new law, which was sponsored by Assemblyman Steve Otis (D-Rye) and State Sen. Diane Savino (D-Staten Island), promotes a more comprehensive sharing of fingerprints and ...

  2. Kids, Hot Cars Are Deadly Combination, NY Health Department Warns

    Kids, Hot Cars Are Deadly Combination, NY Health Department Warns

    Kids and hot cars are a deadly combination, according to an advisory by the New York State Department of Health.In 2014, more than 30 children in the U.S., including a baby in New York, died from heatstroke after being left alone in hot cars. The New York State Department of Health reminds all caretakers of the following tips to keep children safe this summer:There is no safe amount of ...

  3. Frances Olga Wistrand Ferris, 91, Ossining Resident

    OSSINING, N.Y. – Frances Olga Wistrand Ferris, of Ossining, died Saturday, July 23 at Phelps Memorial Hospital. She was born Dec. 1, 1924, in Mount Kisco, the daughter of the late Ernst and Catherine (Casey) Wistrand. She was raised in White Plains and during World War II she was a “Rosie the Riveter” at Eastern Aircraft in North Tarrytown. She married Raymond Ferris May 12, 1947, in ...

  4. James Flanagan, 85, Former Ossining Resident

    James Flanagan, 85, Former Ossining Resident

    OSSINING, N.Y. – Longtime Ossining dentist, Dr. James G. Flanagan, III died at his home in Maine on Friday, July 15. He was 85. He was born in Manhattan, to James and Helen (Sheehan) Flanagan, Jr. He earned his bachelor’s degree from St. Bonaventure University and then went on to serve as a lieutenant in the U.S. Army. In 1960, he received his doctorate in dental surgery from Farleigh ...

  5. Pokemon Go Stops Come To Local Supermarkets

    Pokemon Go Stops Come To Local Supermarkets

    The Pokemon Go craze has taken over the U.S., and now supermarkets are joining the fun, reports Supermarket News. Chains such as Stew Leonard’s are drawing customers in with Pokestops and contests for gift cards, according to Supermarket News. Stew Leonard’s, with stores in Yonkers and several in Connecticut, is a Pokestop and reminded customers in a Facebook post that, “Clover is so ...

  6. Research Shows Dinosaurs May Have Mumbled, Not Roared

    Research Shows Dinosaurs May Have Mumbled, Not Roared

    A new report suggests that dinosaurs never emitted the loud, frightening roar so many believe they did, but instead, may have mumbled with their mouths closed, according to Futurity. Research published in the journal “Evolution” looks at how some birds make sound through closed-mouth vocalization, which are sounds produced through the skin around the neck when the beak remains closed, ...

  7. New Castle Police Issue New Warning On IRS, Other Scams

    New Castle Police Issue New Warning On IRS, Other Scams

    NEW CASTLE, N.Y. – The New Castle Police Department issued a new warning Tuesday about phone scams after experiencing an increase in reports of scams involving a Federal Magistrate and/or the Internal Revenue Service. During the last 24 hours, many New Castle residents reported getting calls from an individual identifying himself/herself as an agent of the Federal Magistrate and that ...

  8. I-684 Lane Closures Will Last Through September

    I-684 Lane Closures Will Last Through September

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. – Overnight single- and double-lane closures are planned for northbound and southbound Interstate 684, between Exit 6 (Route 35) and Exit 8 (Hardscrabble Road) from Sundays through Thursdays starting Saturday, July 16 and will last through Sept. 30, officials said.The closures are so crews can perform construction activities, weather permitting. Single-lane ...

  9. Theater O In Ossining Offers Native Writer's First Children's Musical

    Theater O In Ossining Offers Native Writer's First Children's Musical

    OSSINING, N.Y. – Theater O in Ossining will present three summer productions – “The Green Frog Avenger,” “James and the Giant Peach” and “Blink of an Eye” starting Friday, July 22 and Saturday, July 23. First up, performing at 8 p.m. July 22-23 is a new play with music, “The Green Frog Avenger,” written specifically for Theater O’s youngest performers by Ossining’s own Stephen Hersh. ...

  10. Months-Long I-684 Lane Closures Start Saturday

    Months-Long I-684 Lane Closures Start Saturday

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. – Overnight single- and double-lane closures are planned for northbound and southbound Interstate 684, between Exit 6 (Route 35) and Exit 8 (Hardscrabble Road) from Sundays through Thursdays starting Saturday, July 16 and will last through Sept. 30, officials said.The closures are so crews can perform construction activities, weather permitting. Single-lane ...

  11. Prev Page 1 of 48 1 2 3 4 5 Next
    1 - 10 of 479 articles

Welcome to

Ossining Daily Voice!

This is a one time message inviting you to keep in touch

Get important news about your town as it happens.