Governor Cuomo Announces State Police to Participate in “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” National Crackdown

  Additional Troopers will be Out on the Roads Looking for Impaired Drivers this Holiday Season Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced today that the New York State Police and local law enforcement will participate in the national enforcement initiative to crack down on impaired driving this holiday season. State Police will participate in the national…

MILLBROOK ANTIQUES CENTER BRINGS HISTORY, CHARM AND FRIENDLY SERVICE TO THE HUDSON VALLEY

  MILLBROOK ANTIQUES CENTER BRINGS HISTORY, CHARM AND FRIENDLY SERVICE TO THE HUDSON VALLEY by Michele Llanes   The Village of Millbrook is affectionately known as the “Hampton’s of the Hudson Valley,” according to the Millbrook Antiques Center co-owners Tom McGeady and Anthony Gamazio. McGeady took ownership of the 40-year-old antique dealership in 2014 with…

Dutchess County Department of Human Resources Exam Announcement – Principal Account Clerk

  Dutchess County Department of Human Resources Exam Announcement – Principal Account Clerk Exam Title: Principal Account Clerk State Exam Number: 63300 Exam Date: 3/3/2018 Last File Date: 1/9/2018 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…

A.G. Schneiderman: I Will Sue To Stop Illegal Rollback Of Net Neutrality

  A.G. Schneiderman: I Will Sue To Stop Illegal Rollback Of Net Neutrality A.G. Schneiderman Will Lead Multistate Lawsuit AG’s Investigation into 2 Million Comments that Stole Real Americans’ Identities Also Continues   Click Here for Video of AG Schneiderman Discussing the Vote and His Intent to Sue Today, New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman…

More than $300,000 in Historic Preservation Grants Available

  News from Preservation League of New York State   More than $300,000 in Historic Preservation Grants Available Applications Due by 3/26/18 for Preserve New York Grants ALBANY, NY (12/14/2017) (readMedia)– Applications are now available to eligible municipalities and not-for-profit organizations to compete for Preserve New York grants. Preserve New York is a signature grant program of…

UNDERSTANDING THE WORLD’S LAKES TAKES CENTER STAGE AT GLEON 19

UNDERSTANDING THE WORLD’S LAKES TAKES CENTER STAGE AT GLEON 19   (Millbrook, NY) More than 240 scientists and researchers from around the world recently descended on the Hudson Valley to strengthen an international partnership aimed at studying and understanding the world’s lakes.  The Global Lake Ecological Observatory Network (GLEON) held its annual meeting at Mohonk Mountain House….

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,…