WOMEN’S SUPPORT SERVICES TO BEGIN NEW SUPPORT GROUP

  WOMEN’S SUPPORT SERVICES TO BEGIN NEW SUPPORT GROUP    “There is nothing more important than knowing you are not alone,” says Liz Davis, the Counselor Advocate and facilitator of the new WSS support group.  [Sharon, CT] – (September 2017) – A new support group is starting for women who are worried about whether their…

Molinaro Joins with Area Leaders to Urge EPA for Comprehensive Cleanup of Hudson River

  Molinaro Joins with Area Leaders to Urge EPA for Comprehensive Cleanup of Hudson River  Leaders call for EPA to acknowledge current PCB cleanup is not protective of public health or health of the Hudson and so fails to meet project’s mandated goals Poughkeepsie…Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro led state, county and local officials, business…

Parks & Trails New York Accepting Applications for $500,000 in Grants to Improve State Parks, Trails, Historic Sites and Public Lands.

  Parks & Trails New York Accepting Applications for $500,000 in Grants to Improve State Parks, Trails, Historic Sites and Public Lands.   Parks & Trails New York (PTNY) and the NYS Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP), with support from Governor Cuomo and the NYS Legislature, are pleased to announce the third…

Pets of The Week: Leroy & Dela & Dali

    Leroy:  If you are looking for a handsome bundle of love then Leroy the Hound is the dog for you!  Leroy loves to go for walks and just wants to be around you.  He’s a big, gentle guy!  You can meet him and his friends daily from 10-3. Dela & Dali:  These are just…

Dutchess County Office for the Aging’s AGING NEWS For the week of September 18

  Dutchess County Office for the Aging’s AGING NEWS For the week of September 18 Golden Living . . . News for Senior Citizens Todd N. Tancredi, Director Dutchess County Office for the Aging   GOLDEN GATHERING RETURNS SATURDAY Dutchess County’s annual Golden Gathering takes place on Saturday, September 23rd. State Senator Sue Serino, who chairs…

BNR congratulates its client, legendary director Hype Williams, on being an honoree on VH1’s HIP HOP HONORS.

  BNR congratulates its client, legendary director Hype Williams, on being an honoree on VH1’s HIP HOP HONORS. Hype will be honored for his revolutionary music videos and contributions to hip-hop.  This special event will be broadcast onSeptember 18th, 2017 at 8pm on VH1. The program is hosted by Regina Hall with Missy Elliott performing and Mariah Carey and Martin Lawrence as co-honorees.   Hype…

Obituary, Elizabeth “Betty” Tegtmeier

  STORMVILLE – Elizabeth “Betty” Tegtmeier, 83, died on September 17, 2017 at Vassar Brother Medical Center surrounded by her family. Born at White Plains Hospital on May 11, 1934, she was the daughter of the late Henry and Elsie (Fisher) Strassburg. She grew up in Hartsdale before moving to the Bronx. Betty graduated from…

Obituary, Gerald Joseph (Gerry) Marshall

  Gerald Joseph (Gerry) Marshall of Dover Plains, NY, passed away on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 surrounded by his children. Born on November 29, 1946 in Poughkeepsie, NY he was the son of the late Sylvester and Margaret (Livingston) Marshall. In addition to his parents, Gerry was predeceased by a sister, Shirley, and his beloved…

Obituary, Carolyn L. Pollack

  Carolyn L. Pollack, 70, a 16-year Florida resident, formerly of Dover Plains, NY, died on Thursday, September 7, 2017 in Fort Myers, FL. Mrs. Pollack worked as a therapy aide at the Harlem Valley Psychiatric Center in Wingdale for 32 years retiring in 1999. Born on July 19, 1947 in Malone, NY, she was…

Obituary, Kathleen P. Green

    Kathleen P. Green, 79, passed away in Wappingers Falls, NY on Thursday, September 14, 2017. A Pawling resident since 1961, she was born in Union City, NJ on July 25, 1938 to Joseph and Katherine (Mahurter) Prandoni.  She married Oliver Wendell “Wick” Green in Winter Park, FL on June 8, 1959; Wick predeceased…

Dutchess County Department of Human Resources Recruitment Announcement

  Dutchess County Department of Human Resources Recruitment Announcement Title: DEPUTY COMSR BEHAV CMNTY HLTH MENTAL HYGN Recruitment Number: 2017-00000044 Last File Date: 10/16/2017 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…

Molinaro Letter to Department of Veterans Affairs on Trump administration cutting Veterans Affairs’ Supportive Services for Veteran Families

Dutchess County has been proud to partner with Hudson River Housing serving our veterans.   Utilizing funding grants through the Department of Veterans Affairs’ Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF) Program, we have seen a dramatic decrease in homelessness among veterans.   We were shocked to learn SSVF funding will come to an abrupt end on September 30th.  This decision is shortsighted and illogical.    …

Award-winning Film About Barriers and Dreams of Undocumented Youth to be Screened at DCC

  Award-winning Film About Barriers and Dreams of Undocumented Youth to be Screened at DCC   September 15, 2017 – In light of the recent national conversation about the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) federal policy, a 21-minute documentary called “DREAMers Among US” will be shown in Dutchess Community College’s James and Betty Hall…

Dutchess County Department of Human Resources Exam Announcement – Deputy Sheriff

  Dutchess County Department of Human Resources Exam Announcement – Deputy Sheriff Exam Title: Deputy Sheriff State Exam Number: 62927 Exam Date: 12/2/2017 Last File Date: 10/13/2017 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…

New York Fall Foliage Report

  New York Fall Foliage Report First Signs of New York’s Colorful Fall Foliage Emerging in Parts of Upstate Adirondacks, Catskills, Capital-Saratoga and Central NY Regions All Reporting Color Changes This is the first 2017 Fall Foliage Report for New York State. Reports are obtained from field observers and reflect expected color conditions for the…

Molinaro Submits Countywide Shared Service  Tax Savings Plan to State

  Molinaro Submits Countywide Shared Service  Tax Savings Plan to State Poughkeepsie… Dutchess County Executive Marcus Molinaro has submitted the Dutchess County Countywide Shared Services Tax Savings Plan to the New York State Division of Budget, adopted and approved by all 30 local municipalities. The plan features 37 projects that collectively can provide over $27…

SCHUMER REVEALS: OF THE NEARLY 215,000 TEACHERS IN NEW YORK, HUGE NUMBERS ARE MISSING OUT ON CRITICAL TEACHER TAX BREAK; SENATOR SAYS BENEFIT WOULD HELP THOUSANDS OF UPSTATE NY TEACHERS SAVE UP TO $250 PER YEAR IN TAX DEDUCTIONS ON SCHOOL SUPPLIES; URGES TEACHERS TO APPLY

  SCHUMER REVEALS: OF THE NEARLY 215,000 TEACHERS IN NY, ARE MISSING OUT ON CRITICAL TEACHER TAX BREAK; SENATOR SAYS BENEFIT WOULD HELP THOUSANDS OF UPSTATE NY TEACHERS SAVE UP TO $250 PER YEAR IN TAX DEDUCTIONS ON SCHOOL SUPPLIES; URGES TEACHERS TO APPLY The Average NYS Teacher Spends A Whopping $485 Per Year Out-Of-Pocket…

Pine Plains Resident Performs in NFL Opener Pregame Show at Gillette Stadium

  Pine Plains Resident Performs in NFL Opener Pregame Show at Gillette Stadium FRANKLIN, MA (09/13/2017)– Erika Vandewater of Pine Plains was among the over two hundred Dean College students to participate in the 2017 NFL pregame celebration held at Gillette Stadium on Thursday, September 7, 2017. Best experience ever; Indescribable; Truly special; Once-in-a-lifetime opportunity…

State Police continue to search for wanted subject

  State Police continue to search for wanted subject NEW YORK STATE POLICE  Major Robert C. Gregory Troop K Commander PRESS RELEASE  Brewster, New York – New York State Police from the Brewster barracks continue to search for Hector G. Cruz-Diaz, 35 years old, of Danbury, Connecticut, who is wanted for an attempted Rape in the 1st Degree,…