Obituary, Phillip Francis Bullied Sr.

  Ripton – Phillip Francis Bullied Sr. 57, passed away on December 11, 2017 at the University of Vermont Medical Center in Burlington VT. Born February 20, 1960 in Poughkeepsie, NY. Son of the late William and Phyllis (King) Bullied. He was a graduate of Dover High School, class of 1978 in Dover Plains NY….

Here we go!

Here we go! Hannaford Helps Bag sold at the Hannaford store in Pawling will generate a $1 donation during the month of December to support Pawling Resource Center! Hannaford Helps bags with the “Good Karma” message can be found on the reusable bag rack and at various registers. If you have any questions, or for…

Louis Daversa of Wingdale and Katherine Gale of Stanfordville named to USCAA All-Academic Team at Paul Smith’s College

  News from Paul Smith’s College Louis Daversa of Wingdale and Katherine Gale of Stanfordville named to USCAA All-Academic Team at Paul Smith’s College PAUL SMITHS, NY (12/13/2017)– The United States Collegiate Athletic Association has named 50 Paul Smith’s College students to the list of Fall 2017 USCAA Academic All-American team, including the following local athletes: Louis Daversa…

Obituary, Rev. Dr. Albert R. Miller

  Rev. Dr. Albert R. Miller Let us remember with thanksgiving the life and ministry of Rev. Dr. Albert R. Miller, 90, of Shelton, CT who died on Friday, November 17, 2017 at Bishop Wicke Health and Rehabilitation Center. Rev. Miller was born in Brooklyn, NY on May 15, 1927, son of the late Albert…

DEC Environmental Conservation Police Officer Highlights

  DEC Environmental Conservation Police Officer Highlights ECO Actions for Early December New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Environmental Conservation Police Officers (ECOs) enforce the 71 Chapters of NY Environmental Conservation Law, protecting fish and wildlife and preserving environmental quality across New York. In 2016, the 286 ECOs across the state responded to…

Obituary, James W. Graves

  James W. Graves, Sr., 79, a longtime resident of Dover Plains, NY, died on Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at Sharon Health Care in Sharon, CT. Mr. Graves was a tractor trailer driver at the Wassaic Developmental Center for 30 years retiring in 1995. He later worked as a school bus driver for First Student…

Dutchess County to Participate in Statewide STOP-DWI Holiday Season Crackdown Enforcement Effort

  Dutchess County to Participate in Statewide STOP-DWI Holiday Season Crackdown Enforcement Effort Impaired driving crackdown runs December 15th through January 1st Poughkeepsie … Dutchess County Executive Marcus J. Molinaro announced today that Dutchess County police agencies will participate in a special enforcement effort to crack down on impaired driving. The statewide STOP-DWI crackdown efforts start on December 15th and will…

Large Heroin Seizure in Brewster

  Large Heroin Seizure in Brewster   –TWO MEN CHARGED IN JOINT COUNTY & FEDERAL INVESTIGATION OF DRUG TRAFFICKING– Eduardo Paiz-Ortega and Francisco R. Osorio Sagastume Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports that a large quantity of heroin has been seized and two men from Brewster have been arrested following a joint investigation by county and federal law enforcement into drug trafficking in the area. Mr….

Obituary, Thomas Gilbert Briggs

  Pine Plains, NY – Thomas Gilbert Briggs, 75, passed away on December 7, 2017 at Vassar Brother Medical Center Poughkeepsie, NY. He was born May 11, 1942 to Edward and Lois Briggs of Poughkeepsie, NY. Tom is survived by his wife of forty seven years, Mary; and by his children Nathan Briggs of Kingston,…

Obituary, Katherine Adelaide Martini

  Katherine Adelaide Martini, 95, passed away Monday, December 11, 2017 at Putnam Hospital Center, Carmel, NY. Born in Forsyth Township, Michigan on October 14, 1922, she was the daughter of Frank and Geromina (Zambetti) Sangalli. A resident of Pawling for 12 years, she made her home at King’s Apartments. She is survived by her son, Divo…

The State Police in Troop K have arrested eighteen people for Driving While Intoxicated from December 8, 2017 through December 11, 2017

  The State Police in Troop K have arrested eighteen people for Driving While Intoxicated from December 8, 2017 through December 11, 2017 NEW YORK STATE POLICE  Major Robert C. Gregory Troop K Commander PRESS RELEASE On December 8, 2017, State Police from SP Wappinger arrested Robert C. Himics, age 61, of Wappingers Falls, NY, for DWI.  He was traveling…

Governor Cuomo Announces Enhanced Security Measures Following Terror Attack in Midtown Manhattan

  At Governor’s Direction, Increased Security at High-Profile Locations Around the State, Including Airports, Bridges, Tunnels and Mass Transit Systems Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that following the terrorist attack in Midtown Manhattan he has directed state agencies, including the New York State Police, National Guard, the Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services,…

Dutchess County’s Linda Orlando Honored for Successful Efforts to Facilitate Adoptions

Dutchess County’s Linda Orlando Honored for Successful Efforts to Facilitate Adoptions Redlich Horwitz Foundation lauds DCFS Case Manager for permanency strides Poughkeepsie… Dutchess County Executive Marcus J. Molinaro congratulates Department of Community & Family Services (DCFS) Case Manager Linda Orlando on receiving the Permanency Champion Award, presented by the Redlich Horwitz Foundation. Ms. Orlando received…

Be-a-Better-Gardener – Winter Garden Tool Care 101

  Winter Garden Tool Care 101 It’s a good time of year to prepare your tools for next season by repairing, sharpening, and protecting them with a lubricant to keep them rust-free. By Thomas Christopher   Good gardening tools are hard to find these days. To obtain the quality I once took for granted in hand tools…

Dutchess County Office for the Aging’s AGING NEWS For the week of December 11, 2017

  Dutchess County Office for the Aging’s AGING NEWS For the week of December 11, 2017 Note: the Office for the Aging will be closed on Monday, December 25 and Monday, January 1, 2018 for the Christmas and New Year’s holidays…but otherwise we are OPEN regular hours, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Golden Living . . ….