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John Haffey

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John is a graduate of Villanova University with degrees in History, Communications, and Political Science. A lifelong Norwalk resident, he covers an array of topics from real estate and education to sports and entertainment. John has previously worked as a freelance reporter and brings experience in digital media advertising. A surfer, fisherman, and boater, John is prone to drop everything if the fish begin to bite or the waves are on.

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  1. Looking For The Ultimate Spring Cleaning? Try A Fresh Paint Job

    Looking For The Ultimate Spring Cleaning? Try A Fresh Paint Job

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Spring is the perfect time of year to give a worn space a fresh look with a new paint job. "Walking into a new colored, freshly painted room is like opening the windows on the first warm spring day," said Kim Scappaticci, design director at Wallauer’s Design Center. "It's enlightening and a new beginning."And while selecting the right ...

  2. Does Bundling Up Prevent A Cold? CareMount Doctor Tackles Seasonal Myths

    Does Bundling Up Prevent A Cold? CareMount Doctor Tackles Seasonal Myths

    With some of the mildest temperatures on record, this past winter was anything but ordinary. As we transition from winter to spring, and snow melts once and for all, the change in temperature can cause many people to catch a common cold. Why does this happen around the change of seasons, and how can one stay healthy? Dr. Howard Hinestroza of CareMount Medical shared his tips on how to ...

  3. Pace Student-Athletes Tell A Story On National Read Across America Day

    Pace Student-Athletes Tell A Story On National Read Across America Day

    PLEASANTVILLE, N.Y. - Nearly 50 Pace University student-athletes and staff members recently visited the Bedford Road School in Pleasantville, N.Y. to celebrate Dr. Seuss's birthday and National Read Across America Day, by reading to the elementary school students.Pace student-athletes from a variety of teams partnered with classes to read books and discuss life as student-athletes at ...

  4. Pace People This Week: Theater For Vets And Joint Session Guest

    Pace People This Week: Theater For Vets And Joint Session Guest

    PLEASANTVILLE, N.Y. -- Here is a roundup of newsmakers and their news in brief from Pace University:Dr. Melissa Cardon, professor of Management and Management Science in Pace's Lubin School of Business, has been awarded Distinguished Professor status, the highest honor the school bestows on a faculty member. Cardon's work has been in the fields of entrepreneurial emotion, cognition and ...

  5. NYP Pioneers New Treatment Options For Blood-Related Cancers

    NYP Pioneers New Treatment Options For Blood-Related Cancers

    Blood provides all the nutrients, oxygen and antibodies a person needs to stay healthy. Yet every three minutes, one person in the United States is diagnosed with a hematologic -- blood or lymph -- cancer. Fortunately, doctors are on the verge of several major advances in treatment that offer improved chances of survival and enhanced quality of life.Hematologic cancers, of which there ...

  6. New At-Home Treatment Revolutionizes Dialysis And Kidney Treatment

    New At-Home Treatment Revolutionizes Dialysis And Kidney Treatment

    By the time a chronic kidney disease that requires dialysis is diagnosed, many patients have already been through a lot. What begins as nausea, fatigue, swelling and vomiting quickly escalates to the treatment stage, which often requires a kidney transplant and hemodialysis. While hemodialysis is effective at removing toxins from the blood stream, it can be a burdensome process. That's ...

  7. With Strokes, Seconds Can Saves Lives Says CareMount Medical Doctor

    With Strokes, Seconds Can Saves Lives Says CareMount Medical Doctor

    According to the American Stroke Association, stroke is among the ten leading causes of disability and death in the United States. However, when a stroke strikes, it's important to act fast, said Dr. Paul Magda, a neurologist at CareMount Medical. It might just save a life."During a common stroke, oxygen and nutrients are blocked from supplying vital brain areas, by a clot within ...

  8. Pace People This Week: Rent Help And Special Needs Service

    Pace People This Week: Rent Help And Special Needs Service

    PLEASANTVILLE, N.Y. -- Here is a roundup of newsmakers and their news in brief from Pace University:Pace alumni Ryan Barone and Meher Islam were featured in the Albany Times Union for their work on a new housing app, RentRedi, which they are using to help create a pain-free renting process. Read the coverage here.Lauree Ostrofsky ’97 has published a book entitled "Simply ...

  9. Pace Welcomes Education Leaders To Campus To Discuss NY State School Policy

    Pace Welcomes Education Leaders To Campus To Discuss NY State School Policy

    PLEASANTVILLE, N.Y. -- The current and future state of public education remains an important topic in Albany, within school districts, in classrooms and around kitchen tables across New York. That's why on March 10, Pace University’s School of Education will host "Shaping Public Education Policy in New York State," a forum in which participants will discuss the policies and ...

  10. West Point Cadets Dance The Night Away To Support Pediatric Health

    West Point Cadets Dance The Night Away To Support Pediatric Health

    VALHALLA, N.Y. -- For cadets at the United States Military Academy, fighting pediatric illness and supporting Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital was as simple as doing the two-step.In the inaugural six-hour Dance Marathon held last month, West Point cadets raised $20,217 for Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital, which is a member of Westchester Medical Center Health Network. Thanks to the ...

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