State Police locate missing 14-year-old runaway with the assistance of Good Samaritans

State Police locate missing 14-year-old runaway with the assistance of Good Samaritans NEW YORK STATE POLICE  Major Robert M. Nuzzo Troop K Commander             PRESS RELEASE **UPDATE** On January 19, 2017, Dakaia Andrew of Beekman, was located in the Village of Rhinebeck.  A member of the State Police who was on patrol…

Hazardous Weather Outlook – A COASTAL STORM IS EXPECTED TO IMPACT THE REGION MONDAY INTO TUESDAY

Hazardous Weather Outlook HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY 438 AM EST FRI JAN 20 2017 CTZ001-013-MAZ001-025-NYZ032-033-038>043-047>054-058>061-063>066- 082>084-VTZ013>015-211200- NORTHERN LITCHFIELD-SOUTHERN LITCHFIELD-NORTHERN BERKSHIRE- SOUTHERN BERKSHIRE-NORTHERN HERKIMER-HAMILTON-SOUTHERN HERKIMER- SOUTHERN FULTON-MONTGOMERY-NORTHERN SARATOGA-NORTHERN WARREN- NORTHERN WASHINGTON-SCHOHARIE-WESTERN SCHENECTADY- EASTERN SCHENECTADY-SOUTHERN SARATOGA-WESTERN ALBANY-EASTERN ALBANY- WESTERN RENSSELAER-EASTERN RENSSELAER-WESTERN GREENE-EASTERN GREENE- WESTERN COLUMBIA-EASTERN COLUMBIA-WESTERN ULSTER-EASTERN ULSTER- WESTERN DUTCHESS-EASTERN DUTCHESS-NORTHERN FULTON-SOUTHEAST WARREN-…

Assemblymember Didi Barrett Named Chair of the Assembly’s Task Force on People with Disabilities

Assemblymember Didi Barrett Named Chair of the Assembly’s Task Force on People with Disabilities January 18, 2017 Speaker Carl E. Heastie has named Assemblymember Didi Barrett (D – Columbia, Dutchess) to be Chair of the Assembly’s Task Force on People with Disabilities. As an advocate for the disability community, this new appointment works in conjunction…

Funding Available for Invasive Species Rapid Response and Control

  Grant Applications Now Being Accepted Through March 24, 2017 Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced $2 million in funding available through the Invasive Species Rapid Response and Control Grant Program for municipalities, not-for-profits, and educational institutions across the state. The program will support projects that target both aquatic and terrestrial invasive species throughout New…

Expansion of “Move Over” Law Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Ambulance Workers Now in Effect

  New Law Further Protects New York’s First Responders PSA Raising Awareness of Law Available Here Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the expansion of New York’s “Move Over” law protecting volunteer firefighters and ambulance workers is now in effect. The law, which the Governor signed last year, requires drivers to slow down and move…

Liam Altoe DaRos of Patterson and Christina Taylor Boalt of Stormville earn Deans List at Fairfield University

  Fairfield University Congratulates Fall 2016 Deans List FAIRFIELD, Conn. (January 19, 2017) – The following Fairfield University students received Deans List Honors for the Fall 2016 semester. Liam Altoe DaRos Patterson, NY,   Christina Taylor Boalt Stormville, NY. In order to be placed on the Dean’s List, students must have completed a minimum of 12 credit hours…

Dutchess County Department of Human Resources Recruitment Announcement

Dutchess County Department of Human Resources Recruitment Announcement Title: Case Manager Aide Recruitment Number: 2017-00000004 Last File Date: 1/27/2017 A recruitment has been announced in a title you indicated interest in. If you are still interested, please follow these steps: Read the minimum qualifications for the title carefully. Exceptions to the qualifications cannot be made….

Anticipation Mounts for Special Olympics New York State Winter Games

Anticipation Mounts for Special Olympics New York State Winter Games   Officials look to surpass record-breaking volunteer effort for Feb. 17-18 event   Poughkeepsie… With just one month to go before the Opening Ceremonies for the 2017 Winter Games, Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro today welcomed Special Olympics New York President and CEO Neal J….

Pawling Rotary Welcomes Speaker John Brockway

  Pawling Rotary Welcomes Speaker John Brockway by Susan Stone   Members of the Pawling Rotary Club were regaled with tales of historical interest, when John Brockway, President of the Historical Society of Quaker Hill, Pawling, Whaley Lake and Holmes, was the guest speaker at their regular meeting at noon on Tuesday, January 17th, at…

Tax Tips and Tidbits January 17, 2017 By Steven R. Anderson E.A.

Tax Tips and Tidbits January 17, 2017  By Steven R. Anderson E.A.   This week’s Tax Tips and tidbits covers one of the most asked question I receive this time of year, “What do I need to bring in order to get my taxes done?” The answer to this question is not as easy as…

Upcoming Events at The Dover Library

Upcoming Events for February:   Free Beginner Computer Classes- On Thursday, February 9th from 9AM-10AM. Sign-up is necessary; 8 slots are available. Call 845-832-6605 today to reserve your spot.   USDA Presentation- Thursday, February 23rd at 5:30PM Come learn about the US Department of Agriculture’s options for low-income families or individuals to get grants or…