Ecological consequences of amphetamine pollution in urban streams

  Ecological consequences of amphetamine pollution in urban streams Speed speeds up aquatic insect emergence, stunts biofilms, changes bacterial & diatom communities  (Millbrook, NY) Pharmaceutical and illicit drugs are present in streams in Baltimore, Maryland. At some sites, amphetamine concentrations are high enough to alter the base of the aquatic food web. So reports a new…

Next Year Marks the 100-Year Anniversary of the New York State Police

  Next Year Marks the 100-Year Anniversary of the New York State Police New Website Officially Launched to Showcase Upcoming State Police Centennial Events and Historical Facts State Police to Debut New State Fair Exhibit in 2017 With Live Demonstrations and Interactive Features Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the kickoff of a year-long celebration…

PCSB BANK UNVEILS NEW BRANCH IN PAWLING

  PCSB BANK UNVEILS NEW BRANCH IN PAWLING – Expanded facility reflects bank’s growth and connection to customers –     Caption: PCSB Bank has announced a new branch opening at 144 Route 22 in Pawling, NY. Newly constructed for the bank, the branch was launched with a ribbon-cutting ceremony that was attended by community…

First State Record Fish Established for 2016

  First State Record Fish Established for 2016 12-year-old from the Adirondacks Catches Record Freshwater Drum New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Basil Seggos announced today that Amelia Whalen of Witherbee caught a record breaking freshwater drum from Lake Champlain in Essex County on June 4, 2016. The fish measured 36.5 inches…

The Greyhounds To Close Pawling’s Music By The Lake Concert Series on August 27

  The Greyhounds To Close Pawling’s Music By The Lake Concert Series on August 27   On Saturday, August 27, Pawling’s Music By The Lake summer concert series will present a free concert featuring the band “The Greyhounds”. A 5-piece roots rock band, “The Greyhounds” have been together since 2001. These seasoned musicians realized they…

More Than 100 Arrests Since Major Enhancement to DMV’s Facial Recognition Technology

  Program Solidifies New York as a National Leader in Use of Facial Recognition Technology Technology Protects New Yorkers from High-Risk Drivers and Fraud Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that a major enhancement to the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles’ facial recognition program has led to more than 100 arrests and 900…

Seven Star School at Patterson Library

  On Thursday August 11th, Miss Jackie from Seven Star School of Performing Arts brought a bit of hip hop to the Patterson Library. After a few minutes of warmups, the kids learned some cool hip hop combinations and “across the floor” moves. “The atmosphere was filled with fun and the kids were very energetic,”…

State Police announce that Major Robert M. Nuzzo will serve as the 32nd Troop Commander of Troop K

  State Police announce that Major Robert M. Nuzzo will serve as the 32nd Troop Commander of Troop K NEW YORK STATE POLICE  Major Robin H. Benziger Troop K Commander PRESS RELEASE New York State Police Superintendent George P. Beach II has appointed Major Robert M. Nuzzo as the 32nd Troop Commander of Troop K. Major Nuzzo…

Statement from Dutchess County Executive Marcus J. Molinaro on the opening of the 171st Dutchess County Fair

  Statement from Dutchess County Executive Marcus J. Molinaro on the opening of the 171st Dutchess County Fair   “The Dutchess County Fair is an annual tradition that highlights our people, our culture, and our history – in short, everything that makes us distinctly Dutchess. Hundreds of thousands of visitors from around the county, the…

Dutchess County Department of Human Resources Exam Announcement

  Dutchess County Department of Human Resources Exam Announcement Exam Title: Recreation Leader State Exam Number: 64661 Exam Date: 10/29/2016 Last File Date: 9/16/2016 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 title carefully….

Dutchess County Office for the Aging’s AGING NEWS

  Dutchess County Office for the Aging’s AGING NEWS For the week of August 22 Golden Living . . . News for Senior Citizens Todd Tancredi, Director Dutchess County Office for the Aging   SENIOR PROM EARLY REGISTRATION Though this year’s annual Dutchess County Senior Prom takes place October 17, all summer we’ve received calls…