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'Killing Fields' Journalist Sydney Schanberg Dies In Hudson Valley

'Killing Fields' Journalist Sydney Schanberg Dies In Hudson Valley
POUGHKEEPSIE, N. Y. -- Sydney H. Schanberg, who earned a place in history with his chronicles of war-torn Cambodia in the 1970s for The New York Times, died Saturday in Poughkeepsie, The New York Times reported. He was 82.

Schanberg, a foreign correspondent who won a Pulitzer Prize for his work in...

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'Messenger To Mankind' Elie Wiesel Dies At 87

'Messenger To Mankind' Elie Wiesel Dies At 87

Elie Wiesel, the Nobel Peace Prize winner dubbed the "messenger to mankind" for his dignified writings about the horrors of the Holocaust, died Saturday. He was 87. “In the darkness of th...

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Howard S. Madalon, 63, Former Teacher In Dobbs Ferry

OSSINING, N.Y. -- Howard S. Madalon, a resident of Ossining and formerly of Elmsford and Bronx died Sunday. Howard was born in the Bronx on April 13, 1953 and was the son of the late, Sal and Beatrice (Goldstein) Mad...

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Gifted Singer Killed In Orlando Shooting ID'd As Hudson Valley Native

Gifted Singer Killed In Orlando Shooting ID'd As Hudson Valley Native

One of the victims of the Orlando shooting is a Rockland native, according to a report by lohud.com. Shane Tomlinson, 33, lived in Ramapo until his family relocated to North Carolina whil...

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Elizabeth A. Gilligan, 77, Longtime Irvington Resident

IRVINGTON, N.Y. — Longtime Irvington resident Elizabeth A. Gilligan died Saturday, June 4. She was 77. A Tarrytown native, Gilligan was a graduate of North Tarrytown High School. She is survived by her son, Frank and ...

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Roger Enrico, 71, Former CEO Of Westchester-Based PepsiCo

Roger Enrico, 71, Former CEO Of Westchester-Based PepsiCo

WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. — Former PepsiCo chief executive Roger Enrico died Wednesday, June 1. He was 71. Enrico led the charge in Westchester-based PepsiCo's battle with Coca-Cola during...

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Theodore A. Cruz, 69, Worked In Tarrytown For Maxwell House

Theodore A. Cruz, 69, Worked In Tarrytown For Maxwell House

Theodore A. Cruz, a resident of Brookfield, Connecticut, died Wednesday, May 11. He was 69.He is formerly of Stormville. Born June 29, 1946, in Yonkers, N.Y., he was the son of the late T...

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John S. Whearty, 82, Retired Westchester Schools Superintendent

John S. Whearty, 82, Retired Westchester Schools Superintendent

VALHALLA, N.Y. — Valhalla resident John S. Whearty died on Thursday, May 12. He was 82. He was born on April 17, 1934 to James and Gertrude Whearty in Glen Cove, N.Y. Whearty was the fi...

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Robert Linton, Westchester Resident, Wall Street Banker, 90

Robert Linton, Westchester Resident, Wall Street Banker, 90

PURCHASE, N.Y. -- Robert Linton, a resident of Purchase and Manhattan, died Tuesday, April 26. He was 90. He was born on May 19,1925, in New York City, to Helen and Adolph Lichtenstein, ...

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Robert M. Scaperrotta, 80, Of Dobbs Ferry

DOBBS FERRY, N.Y. – Robert M. Scaperrotta, of Dobbs Ferry, died on Sunday, April 17. He was 80.Scaperrotta was born in Dobbs Ferry to Crescienzo and Marianna Scaperrotta.He owned Casandra Hair Salon on Ashford Avenue....

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Harold Wood, Westchester Resident, State Supreme Court Justice, 96

Harold Wood, Westchester Resident, State Supreme Court Justice, 96

The Hon. Harold L. Wood, a longtime Somers resident and a retired New York State Supreme Court justice, died on Thursday, April 14. He was 96.He was born in Bridgeport, Conn., to Harriet ...

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Loretta DeLuca, 95, Dobbs Ferry Resident

DOBBS FERRY, N.Y. – Loretta DeLuca, a longtime resident of Dobbs Ferry, died Wednesday, March 30. She was 95.Born and raised in Yonkers, she was the daughter of the late Martin and Anna Flood. She moved to Dobbs Ferry...

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Peter Stanford, 89, Of Croton, Founder Of South Seaport Museum In NYC

Peter Stanford, 89, Of Croton, Founder Of South Seaport Museum In NYC

CROTON-ON-HUDSON, N.Y. – Peter Stanford, the founder of the South Seaport Museum and a longtime advocate of preserving New York City's maritime history, died Thursday, March 24, of a stro...

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