Close to 50 Dutchess County Volunteer Firefighters Recognized by NYS Office of Fire and Prevention Control

  Close to 50 Dutchess County Volunteer Firefighters Recognized by NYS Office of Fire and Prevention Control   Poughkeepsie…Forty-eight Dutchess County volunteer firefighters, representing 20 local fire departments, were recognized last night by the New York State Office of Fire Prevention and Control at a graduation ceremony held at Dutchess Community College in the Town…

State Police are attempting to identify a female subject wanted for questioning

  State Police are attempting to identify a female subject wanted for questioning NEW YORK STATE POLICE  Major Robert M. Nuzzo Troop K Commander     PRESS RELEASE   Pleasant Valley, New York – The State Police from Poughkeepsie are seeking the public’s assistance to help identify the pictured subject wanted for questioning.On April 27, 2017, Troopers…

Troop K to host Annual Memorial Day Ceremony

   Troop K to host Annual Memorial Day Ceremony NEW YORK STATE POLICE  Major Robert M. Nuzzo Troop K Commander PRESS RELEASE Pleasant Valley, New York – The New York State Police in Troop K will hold their Annual Memorial Day Ceremony on Friday, May 26, 2017. The ceremony will begin promptly at 11:00 a.m. at Troop…

19th Annual Celebration of Aging

  19th Annual Celebration of Aging In celebration of Older Americans Month, earlier this week the Dutchess County Office for the Aging (OFA) awarded several local residents “Senior Citizen of the Year” honors at the its 19th annual Celebration of Aging. More than 300 Dutchess County residents attended the sold-out event at the Villa Borghese in…

Patterson Memorial Day

  PLEASE JOIN US MAY 29, 2017 MEMORIAL DAY IN REMEMBRANCE OF THOSE WHO SACRIFICED THEIR LIVES SO WE MAY LIVE FREE  OPENING CEREMONY AT 1:00 P.M. VETERANS MEMORIAL ON MAPLE AVENUE FOLLOWED BY A PARADE ON ROUTE 311 TO THE CLOSING CEREMONY AT THE PATTERSON FIRE DEPARTMENT

Crown Maple Estate to Host Hudson Valley Market

  Crown Maple Estate to Host Hudson Valley Market   Crown Maple Estate is a beautiful destination for friends, family and significant others to visit to celebrate summer’s arrival. With 800 acres of sustainably-managed maple trees, walking trails, scenic fields, and the “Sugar Chateau” with its tasting room and a maple-centric cafe, the Estate is…

Dutchess County Department of Human Resources Recruitment Announcement, Community Health Nurse

  Dutchess County Department of Human Resources Recruitment Announcement Title: Community Health Nurse Recruitment Number: 2017-00000027 Last File Date: 6/9/2017 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…

Show Off Your Vehicle from the 1950’s at the Brewster Chamber 60th Anniversary Shindig!

  Show Off Your Vehicle from the 1950’s at the Brewster Chamber 60th Anniversary Shindig!   Do you have a vehicle from the 1950’s? Show off your car at the Brewster Chamber of Commerce 60th Anniversary Shindig! This 1957 themed celebration will take place on Sunday, August 6th at Wells Park on Oak Street in Brewster, NY. This…

Register for the #ThinkDIFFERENTLY Dash today!

  Register for the #ThinkDIFFERENTLY Dash today! The second annual #ThinkDIFFERENTLY Dash, a 1-mile walk/run through the City of Poughkeepsie for individuals of all ages and abilities, is less than three weeks away. There’s no better time than now to register to ensure you are part of the fun on June 10th! Dutchess County is proud…

Driver Killed in Head-On Crash on Route 22

  Driver Killed in Head-On Crash on Route 22   –TWO OTHERS INJURED IN SOUTHEAST COLLISION– –ROUTE 22 TEMPORARILY CLOSED FOR INVESTIGATION– Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports that a two-car collision on Route 22 in Southeast this afternoon (Tuesday) has claimed the life of one driver and injured the driver and a passenger…

THE Moviehouse CENTER STUDIO GALLERY SUMMER 2017 EXHIBITION HARPER BLANCHET: ABSTRACT PAINTINGS

  THE Moviehouse CENTER STUDIO GALLERY SUMMER 2017 EXHIBITION HARPER BLANCHET: ABSTRACT PAINTINGS July 1 – October 4, 2017 Opening Reception: Saturday, July 8,  4:30 – 6:30 p.m.   The Moviehouse Studio Gallery, 48 Main Street, Millerton, NY 12546 MILLERTON, NY—Harper Blanchet is a visual artist, painter, photographer and poet/writer who lives and works out of his…

Harlem Valley Rail Trail gets $300,000 Grant to resurface an older section of bike route that runs through Dutchess and Columbia counties

  12 Projects to Improve and Expand Access to State Park Hiking Trails Encourages New Yorkers to Visit 2,000-Mile Trail System and Tourist Attractions across the State   Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced $2 million in funding for projects to improve and expand State Park hiking trails and outdoor recreational access projects in State…

Dutchess County EMS Task Force to Host Public Forum Tuesday In Amenia

  Dutchess County EMS Task Force to Host Public Forum Tuesday In Amenia National EMS Week Celebrated May 21-27 May 21-27 is National Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Week, dedicated to recognizing the tireless and important work of EMS practitioners in our community. We thank all the men and women in Dutchess County who’ve chosen to serve…

Grant Augustus Hutton of Wingdale Inducted Into The Foreign Languages Honor Society at Scranton

  News from University of Scranton Grant Augustus Hutton of Wingdale Inducted Into The Foreign Languages Honor Society at Scranton SCRANTON, PA (05/22/2017)– Grant Augustus Hutton of Wingdale was among The University of Scranton students inducted into the national honor society for students of foreign languages (Alpha Mu Gamma). The University’s chapter of the honor…

Pets of The Week: Sally & Carney

  Sally:  This beautiful girl keeps getting overlooked and she can’t understand why.  Sally is an intelligent, athletic gal who loves to play fetch.  She walks well on leash, knows basic commands and is housebroken.  In other words, she is so ready for a family to love!  You can see her in action on our…

Dutchess County Office for the Aging’s AGING NEWS For the week of May 22, 2017

  Dutchess County Office for the Aging’s AGING NEWS For the week of May 22, 2017 Golden Living . . . News for Senior Citizens Todd N. Tancredi, Director Dutchess County Office for the Aging   HAPPY 113TH, VERA! Vera Van Wagner of Rhinebeck is in one of the world’s most exclusive clubs. She is…

**UPDATE** Missing Montrose man has been located

  **UPDATE** Missing Montrose man has been located NEW YORK STATE POLICE  Major Robert M. Nuzzo Troop K Commander PRESS RELEASE **UPDATE** Mr. Dalessio of Montrose has been located in good health in Connecticut.  The State Police would like to thank members of the community who searched for Dalessio and shared our information with others on social…