The Democratic Club of the Town of Clinton is holding an afternoon Meet-Your-Neighbor get-together On Saturday, June 24

The Democratic Club of the Town of Clinton is holding an afternoon Meet-Your-Neighbor get-together On Saturday, June 24 On Saturday, June 24 at 2pm, the Democratic Club of the Town of Clinton is holding an afternoon Meet-Your-Neighbor get-together at Fran Mark Pavilion on Clinton Hollow Road in Clinton. The event, from 2-5pm, will include live acoustic music, wine…

Tyler K. Schmalz of Wassaic and Catherine G. MacKenzie of Millbrook Named to Dean’s List at St. Lawrence University

  News from St. Lawrence University   St. Lawrence University Students Named to Dean’s List CANTON, NY (06/22/2017)– The following students have been selected for inclusion on the Dean’s List for academic achievement during the Spring 2017 semester at St. Lawrence University. Catherine G. MacKenzie of Millbrook. MacKenzie is a member of the Class of…

Pawling Public Radio receives grant for broadcast tower in Wingdale

  PAWLING, NY JUNE 23, 2017 –  Pawling Public Radio (PPR/WPWL) is celebrating its 10th Anniversary presenting lively and interesting information to the Pawling community and surrounding areas.  The station currently has 56 contributors, airs 30.5 hours of live programing, and is producing shows ranging from sports, to health, to local businesses and interests.  There are also programs in…

Obituary, Joanne S. Reddington

    Lagrange – Joanne S. Reddington passed away at home June 21, 2017. She was born to late John and the late Stella Lukanuski Pekar on November 22, 1938 in Easton, Pa. On April 8, 1961 she married Tom Reddington at Holy Cross Church in New York City. Joanne graduated with honors from Bangor,…

Zef Vataj of Wingdale inducted into National Honor Society

  Zef Vataj of Wingdale inducted into National Honor Society MANCHESTER, NH (June 22, 2017) – Two-hundred-ninety-nine Saint Anselm College students were accepted into National and International Honor Societies this spring conferring distinction for high scholarship and/or leadership achievement in some broad or specialized field of study. This year, along with 299 Saint Anselm students…

Roger Smith/Pawling Rotary Scholarship Winners

Roger Smith/Pawling Rotary Scholarship Winners     The Pawling Rotary Club is pleased to announce the 2017 winners of the Roger Smith/Pawling Rotary College Scholarship.  High School graduating seniors, Matthew Badia and Meredith Clark have each won a $2500.00 scholarship which was awarded for their academic achievement, leadership and significant commitment to community service. Matthew…

Former Treasurer Of Mahopac Volunteer Fire Department Sentenced To 77 Months In Prison In Connection With Embezzlement Of More Than $5.6 Million

  Former Treasurer Of Mahopac Volunteer Fire Department Sentenced To 77 Months In Prison In Connection With Embezzlement Of More Than $5.6 Million Joon H. Kim, the Acting United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced that MICHAEL KLEIN, the former treasurer of the Mahopac Volunteer Fire Department (“MVFD”), was sentenced today…

Governor Grants Clemency to Ground Zero Recovery Worker from Queens

  Pardon Grant Removes Grounds for Deportation Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today issued a pardon to Carlos Cardona of Queens who was convicted of a non-violent crime in 1990.   As a result of changes to federal immigration enforcement policy, Mr. Cardona has been detained since February, after appearing for a routine U.S. Immigration and…

Victoria Peterson of Stormville, NY. Honored by Clarkson University

  News from Clarkson University   Victoria Peterson of Stormville, Md., Honored by Clarkson University POTSDAM, NY (06/21/2017)– Victoria Abbey Peterson of Stormville, NY, a senior at Clarkson University majoring in civil engineering,received the following award(s) during the spring semester: The Commendable Service Award For Seniors: A limited number of Commendable Service Awards are presented annually…

The Hudson Valley Hot-Air Balloon Festival returns July 7-9 in Poughquag

The Hudson Valley Hot-Air Balloon Festival returns July 7-9 in Poughquag The Dutchess County Regional Chamber of Commerce will host its annual Hudson Valley Hot-Air Balloon Festival on July 7-9, 2017 with over 80 launches between Friday and Sunday. The festival will be held at Barton Orchards at 63 Apple Tree Lane in Poughquag throughout…

New York State offering $5,000 reward in Columbia County hate crime case

  New York State offering $5,000 reward in Columbia County hate crime case NEW YORK STATE POLICE George P. Beach II Superintendent Beau Duffy Director of Public Information  (518) 457-2180     PRESS RELEASE   The New York State Police is asking for the public’s assistance to help solve a suspected hate crime case in the town of Taghkanic,…

Alexis Lull of Wingdale, NY, Named to Spring 2017 Provost’s List at Southern Vermont College

  News from Southern Vermont College   Alexis Lull of Wingdale, NY, Named to Spring 2017 Provost’s List at Southern Vermont College BENNINGTON, VT (06/21/2017)– Southern Vermont College proudly congratulates Alexis Lull of Wingdale, NY, for being named to the Spring 2017 Provost’s List. The Provost’s List recognizes full-time students who have earned a grade…

Michael Brian Slattery earns Dean’s List of Distinguished Students for the Spring of 2017 at The University at Albany

  Michael Brian Slattery earns Dean’s List of Distinguished Students for the Spring of 2017 at The University at Albany. Michael Brian Slattery earns Dean’s List of Distinguished Students for the Spring of 2017 at The University at Albany. The University at Albany Dean’s List recognizes the outstanding academic achievement of members our full time…

Hazardous Weather Outlook

  Hazardous Weather Outlook National Weather Service Albany NY 426 AM EDT Wed Jun 21 2017     CTZ001-013-MAZ025-NYZ058>061-063>066-221100- Northern Litchfield-Southern Litchfield-Southern Berkshire- Western Greene-Eastern Greene-Western Columbia-Eastern Columbia- Western Ulster-Eastern Ulster-Western Dutchess-Eastern Dutchess- 426 AM EDT Wed Jun 21 2017 This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the eastern Catskills, mid Hudson Valley, central and southern…