More than eighty people showed up in Pawling on Friday night to protest Representative John Faso

  Pawling, NY — April 21, 2017   More than eighty people showed up in Pawling on Friday night to protest Representative John Faso’s continued refusal to hold open town halls.  While Representative Faso gathered with donors at a fundraiser inside O’Connor’s Public House, local Dutchess County residents were outside issuing him an invitation to meet…

NEWS RELEASE: DBCH Releases 2017 Drowning Prevention Schedule

  NEWS RELEASE:  DBCH Releases 2017 Drowning Prevention Schedule   Poughkeepsie, NY … The Dutchess County Department of Behavioral & Community Health (DBCH) released its 2017 Drowning Prevention Seminars for Lifeguards schedule today.  For 27 years, these seminars have been provided for lifeguards and residents to raise their awareness of what a swimmer in the…

DCC Vice President Selected for National Fellowship

DCC Vice President Selected for National Fellowship   April 20, 2017 – Dr. Ellen Gambino, vice president of Academic Affairs and Student Services at Dutchess Community College, has been awarded the Aspen Presidential Fellowship for Community College Excellence. One of just 40 higher education leaders nationwide to be selected for the intensive program, Gambino was…

Presentation on Sheriff’s Office History

  Presentation on Sheriff’s Office History As part of the 300th Anniversary of the Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office, Sheriff Adrian “Butch” Anderson announces that members of the press are hereby invited to attend a presentation on the history of the Sheriff’s Office. The presentation will take place on Tuesday April 25th at 10 am in…

Greetings Art Lovers:

  Greetings Art Lovers: All of us at Arts Mid-Hudson get excited when our members have success! We want to share that Alexis Feldheim pursued her dream of opening her own ceramics studio and on May 2ndKingston Ceramics Studio will open for classes. Alexis has been an Arts Mid-Hudson member since 2013, has worked as…

A.G. Schneiderman Issues Consumer Alert Warning Of Financial Scams Involving Gift Cards

  A.G. Schneiderman Issues Consumer Alert Warning Of Financial Scams Involving Gift Cards Following An Uptick In Complaints Of Scams Targeting Senior Citizens That Utilize Gift Cards, A.G. Schneiderman Issues Tips To Protect New Yorkers Attorney General’s Office Will Work With Retail Council, AARP, And Others To Make Changes To Help Safeguard Customers NEW YORK…

Narcan Kits & Cases Donated to Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office K9 Unit

  Narcan Kits & Cases Donated to Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office K9 Unit The Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office will be getting updated Narcan (Naloxone) Kits as well as Narc Cases for their K9 teams from a donation by Odin’s Fund.  Odin’s Fund is a nonprofit organization started in 2000 by Doctor Paul McNamara to assist…

DCC Student Earns First-Place in Business Plan Competition

        DCC Student Earns First-Place in Business Plan Competition April 20, 2017 – Dutchess Community College student Allison Ret of Hopewell Junction took first in the “product” category of the 2017 Mid-Hudson Regional Business Plan Competition held earlier this month at Marist College. Individuals and teams from participating regional colleges developed a…

This Sunday, April 23, 1 pm, Carol Gracie, naturalist, photographer, and author presents plants and pollinators of the Great Swamp at Trinity-Pawling School, Gardiner Theater. Brought to you by FrOGS (Friends of the Great Swamp).

  This Sunday, April 23, 1 pm, Carol Gracie, naturalist, photographer, and author presents plants and pollinators of the Great Swamp at Trinity-Pawling School, Gardiner Theater. Brought to you by FrOGS (Friends of the Great Swamp).  

Dutchess County Residents to Issue Open Invitation to Representative John Faso (R-NY) to Attend a Public Town Hall at Pawling Gathering

  Dutchess County Residents Issue Open Invitation to Representative John Faso (R-NY) to Attend Public Town Hall     According to a press release residents will be holding a peaceful gathering outside of Outside of O’Connor’s Public House, 6 Broad Street in Pawling to issue a formal invitation to Representative John Faso to attend public town hall in Dutchess…

Public Invited to Discuss Services for Individuals with Chemical Dependency

  Public Invited to Discuss Services for Individuals with Chemical Dependency Poughkeepsie…The Dutchess County Department of Behavioral & Community Health (DBCH) announced a public forum today, April 20, to discuss service needs for individuals with chemical dependency. The forum will take place from 4-6 pm in the Training Room at DBCH at 230 North Road…

SENATOR MURPHY ANNOUNCES $19 MILLION INVESTMENT TO COMBAT HEROIN AND OPIOID EPIDEMIC IN HUDSON VALLEY

  SENATOR MURPHY ANNOUNCES $19 MILLION INVESTMENT TO COMBAT HEROIN AND OPIOID EPIDEMIC IN HUDSON VALLEY Legislation is part of $213 million statewide investment package signed by Governor Cuomo  Long Island, NY – When the use of heroin and opioid began to increase dramatically across the Hudson Valley, Senator Terrence Murphy was the first elected…

Obituary, Rudolph P. Russo

    POUGHKEEPSIE – Rudolph P. Russo, 87, died unexpectedly on April 6, 2017 in Tucson, AZ. Born in Flushing on March 12, 1930, to Santo and Santina (Muzzicato) Russo, Rudy graduated from Pawling High School and continued on to earn a BA in political science from Manhattan College. After graduating from Columbia Law School…

The Duffle Bag of Patterson Military Collectables Show

    The Duffle Bag of Patterson Military Collectables Show     A military collectables, knife and antique muzzle-loader show will be held April 22nd at the Patterson Recreation Center, 65 Front Street., from 9 am to 3 pm. Historical Items for sale include insignia, medals, uniforms, equipment, swords, knives, headgear, books, artwork antique muzzle-loading…

Governor Signs Legislation Investing Over $200 Million to Combat the Heroin and Opioid Epidemic in New York

Governor Signs Legislation Investing Over $200 Million to Combat the Heroin and Opioid Epidemic in New York   Invests $145 Million for Community-Based Providers, Including Residential Treatment Beds, Housing Units and Opioid Treatment Programs Provides $6 Million for Naloxone Kits and Training Represents Funding Increase of Over 100 Percent Since FY 2011 Builds on Governor’s…

Pawling resident Klara Dziurdzinski will be performing with the Danbury Preparatory String Orchestra in their Food for Thought Concert on April 30th

  Pawling resident Klara Dziurdzinski will be performing with the Danbury Preparatory String Orchestra in their Food for Thought Concert on April 30th   Pawling resident Klara Dziurdzinski will be performing with the Danbury Preparatory String Orchestra in their Food for Thought concert on April 30, 7:30 pm at WCSU VPAC, 43 Lake Avenue Extension…

Dutchess County Highway Cleanup Planned to Celebrate Earth Day

Dutchess County Highway Cleanup Planned to Celebrate Earth Day Poughkeepsie…As part of this Saturday’s global Earth Day celebration, Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro has announced the Dutchess County Department of Public Works (DPW) Highway Division will be dedicating several days to highway cleanup efforts on major roadways as part of ongoing efforts to maintain the…