Health Department to Hold Emergency Preparedness Drill in Poughkeepsie on August 12th Volunteers sought to role-play scenario, provide feedback

  Poughkeepsie… The Dutchess County Department of Health will conduct an emergency preparedness drill on Wednesday, August 12th from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Mid-Hudson Civic Center in the City of Poughkeepsie. The exercise, mandated by the New York State Department of Health, will simulate a bioterrorism disaster, and it will evaluate the…

Pet of The Week: Max

    Max is a very handsome and friendly 14 year old declawed brown tabby.  He’s a very affectionate boy who purrs for attention and loves to be petted.  Max was adopted from the Putnam Humane Society 11 years ago, and due to a change in his family finds himself back at the shelter.  We…

Kent Sidewalk Festival

  Kent Sidewalk Festival THURSDAY AUGUST 6 through SUNDAY AUGUST 9   The dog days of August? Not in Kent! If your idea of fun is great sales, fabulous food, toe-tapping tunes and jaw-dropping vintage cars, Kent is the place to be the first weekend of August.   CLICK HERE FOR FULL SCHEDULE OF EVENTS…

MISN’s Certified Navigator Providing Free Health Insurance Education and Enrollment Assistance through the NY State of Health Marketplace at Libraries in Poughkeepsie

  MISN’s Certified Navigator Providing Free Health Insurance Education and Enrollment Assistance through the NY State of Health Marketplace at Libraries in Poughkeepsie NEWBURGH, New York— Newburgh, NY (July 30, 2015) Maternal Infant Services Network, Inc. (MISN) announces that NYSOH Certified Navigator Edward Towsley will be holding hours at the Boardman Road Branch Library (141 Boardman…

DEC Announces Sporting License System Improvements

  DEC Announces Sporting License System Improvements 2015-16 Licenses to Go on Sale August 10 Deer Management Assistance Program Streamlined Improvements to the state Department of Environmental Conservation’s sporting license-issuance and game harvest reporting system are in place in time for this year’s hunting season, DEC Acting Commissioner Marc Gerstman announced today. In addition, DEC…

Dutchess County Department of Human Resources Recruitment Announcements

  Dutchess County Department of Human Resources Exam Announcement Exam Title: Emergency Medical Services Coordinator State Exam Number: 62310 Exam Date: 9/26/2015 Last File Date: 8/25/2015 A civil service exam 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…

The New Amenia Playground needs your help!!!

  The New Amenia Playground needs your help!!! Please join us for a community day to assist in build of the new playground. When: Saturday, August 1, 2015 Where: Behind the Town Hall -Anytime you can donate beginning at 8am. Not a morning person? That’s O.K. we will need help throughout the day!!! Please wear…

Kelly McFadden Helps Solve Water Issues in Guatemala

  Kelly McFadden Helps Solve Water Issues in Guatemala ONEONTA, NY (07/28/2015)(readMedia)– Kelly McFadden of Pawling, NY, traveled to Guatemala this summer for a unique environmental science course combining field research, problem-solving and service learning–plus a chance to climb an 8,000-foot active volcano. A total of 21 SUNY Oneonta students took the field course, “Water…

Beekman 2015 Mid-Atlantic Regional’s (15U)

2015 Mid-Atlantic Regional’s (15U) Beekman 15U played in the Mid-Atlantic Regional’s held in Colonie, NY over this past weekend. They qualified due to their second place finish in the Eastern New York State Sectionals. A first time for these boys! Friday, July 24, Jamestown, NY (Western NY Champs) v. Beekman. The pitching call for Beekman…

Dutchess County Office for the Aging’s AGING NEWS

Dutchess County Office for the Aging’s AGING NEWS Type 2 Diabetes and You Diabetes and the Brain Diabetes & Eye Health Seminar (7/28) FREE Shingles Vaccine Available Volunteers Drivers Needed in Pawling & Poughkeepsie Wings of Freedom Returns (8/21) La Guelaguetza Festival (8/2) Women’s Cancer Support Group Meeting (8/4) More Aging News Online    …

Dutchess County Department of Human Resources Exam Announcement

  Dutchess County Department of Human Resources Exam Announcement Exam Title: Director of Emergency Medical Services State Exam Number: 63360 Exam Date: 9/26/2015 Last File Date: 8/21/2015 A civil service exam has been announced in a title you indicated interest in. If you are still interested, please follow these steps: Read the minimum qualifications for…

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