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Media figures from the Hudson Valley

"Today" show co-host Matt Lauer spent most of his childhood in Westchester County, living in Chappaqua, Ardsley and Hartsdale. (Jan. 12, 2012) Photo Credit: Getty Images

Here are some famous faces from the media world who have lived in Westchester County or the Hudson Valley during their careers.

Sports journalist and broadcast legend Howard Cosell lived
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Sports journalist and broadcast legend Howard Cosell lived in Pound Ridge during his illustrious career with ABC Sports and its signature "Monday Night Football." (Jan. 1, 1975)

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Former "NBC Nightly News" anchor Tom Brokaw lived in Pound Ridge for a time while he anchored NBC's signature news broadcast. (Jan. 12, 2012)

ABC journalist and co-host of
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ABC journalist and co-host of "The View" Barbara Walters attended Sarah Lawrence College in Bronxville. (Oct. 24, 2011)

Former co-host of ABC's
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Former co-host of ABC's "The View" and NBC's "Today" show Meredith Vieira lives in Irvington. (Feb. 26, 2012)

TV news anchor Chuck Scarborough has lived in
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TV news anchor Chuck Scarborough has lived in Bronxville while being the face of WNBC-TV's news team. (Jan. 26, 2011)

ESPN and ABC Sports anchor John Saunders lives
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ESPN and ABC Sports anchor John Saunders lives in Hastings-on-Hudson. (July 15, 2009)

TV journalist Katie Couric lived in Millbrook while
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TV journalist Katie Couric lived in Millbrook while she was co-host of NBC's "Today" show and as anchor of the "CBS Evening News." (Feb. 15, 2012)

New York Times crossword editor Will Shortz lives
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New York Times crossword editor Will Shortz lives in Pleasantville. (May 9, 2007)

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Former "Dateline NBC" correspondent Stone Phillips calls Dobbs Ferry home. (May 4, 2011)

NBC's
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NBC's "Today" show weather guy Al Roker lives in Yorktown. (March 8, 2012)

Former NBC journalist and
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Former NBC journalist and "Dateline NBC" co-host Jane Pauley lives in Pound Ridge. (Feb. 22, 2012)

Sports broadcaster and news commentator Keith Olbermann spent
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Sports broadcaster and news commentator Keith Olbermann spent most of his childhood in Hastings-on-Hudson. (Feb. 23, 2009)

NBC News foreign affairs correspondent Andrea Mitchell has
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NBC News foreign affairs correspondent Andrea Mitchell has called New Rochelle home for a time during her career. (March 2, 2012)

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"Today" show co-host Matt Lauer spent most of his childhood in Westchester County, living in Chappaqua, Ardsley and Hartsdale. (Jan. 12, 2012)

Newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst called New Rochelle
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Newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst called New Rochelle home while he was running the popular New York Journal at the turn of the 20th century. (Oct. 8, 1910)

ABC News reporter Bob Woodruff lives in Rye.
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ABC News reporter Bob Woodruff lives in Rye. (Oct. 3, 2011)

Yankees play-by-play man Michael Kay calls Hartsdale home.
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Yankees play-by-play man Michael Kay calls Hartsdale home. (April 3, 2011)

Don Hewitt, the former executive producer of the
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Don Hewitt, the former executive producer of the popular CBS news show "60 Minutes," graduated from New Rochelle High School. (Nov. 22, 2004)

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