Enoch Crosby Chapter “Service to America”

    Enoch Crosby Chapter “Service to America”    Enoch Crosby Chapter Members: Alyssa Mattera, Joan Hay, Susan Rebentisch, Libby Baker, Rosemarie Schmidt,   Mary Simonelli, Holly O’Connor, Deb Keesler, Jenn Pollack, Jennifer Malara, and Debbie Malanchuk   Patterson, NY – In honor of the founding of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution,…

Taren T. Cummings and Martin Galvin of Pawling, George Mackey of Beekman, Edmond O’Connor of Patterson INDUCTED INTO SENATOR MURPHY’S VETERANS’ HALL OF FAME

  SEVENTEEN HEROES WHO SERVED WITH DISTINCTION INDUCTED INTO SENATOR MURPHY’S VETERANS’ HALL OF FAME Mt. Kisco, NY – A full house of appreciative veterans and their families were on hand at the Moses Taylor Jr. American Legion Post 136 in Mt. Kisco on November 20 when Senator Terrence Murphy inducted 17 former enlisted men into…

Residents and Visitors Urged to Shop Local on  Small Business Saturday 11/25

  Residents and Visitors Urged to Shop Local on  Small Business Saturday 11/25 Poughkeepsie…Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro encourages residents and visitors to support our local community by taking part in Small Business Saturday in Dutchess County on November 25th. Small Business Saturday is a national event held annually the Saturday after Thanksgiving. The movement is dedicated to supporting the local businesses…

Stephen Kelleher on Skyline Weekly Honor Roll for Second Time in 2017-18

Stephen Kelleher of Poughquag on Skyline Weekly Honor Roll for Second Time in 2017-18 NEW YORK, N.Y. – For the second time this season junior Katia Aaron (Clarence, N.Y./Clarence) and sophomore Stephen Kelleher (Poughquag, N.Y./Our Lady of Lourdes) of the Maritime swimming team were named to the Skyline Conference Honor Roll for the fourth week of the 2017-18 season. For both Aaron and…

Putnam Sheriff’s Narcotics Unit Records Arrests in Mahopac, Southeast & Putnam Valley

  Putnam Sheriff’s Narcotics Unit Records Arrests in Mahopac, Southeast & Putnam Valley   Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports recent drug arrests made by the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Enforcement Unit (NEU). The arrests took place in Mahopac, Southeast and Putnam Valley. Mr. Matthew Slader, aged 36, of 24 Bloomer Road in Mahopac,…

Obituary, John M. Wyles

John M. Wyles, 76, passed away Saturday, November 11, 2017 at his home in Pawling, NY. He was born in the Bronx on January 29, 1941 to Jim and Jeanie (McLean) Wyles, and moved to Pawling in 1996 from Tarrytown, NY. John was a beloved phys-ed teacher at DeWitt Clinton High School in the Bronx before…

Local Students Participate in UAlbany’s Living-Learning Communities Volunteer Through Day of Service

  News from University at Albany   Local Students Participate in UAlbany’s Living-Learning Communities Volunteer Through Day of Service ALBANY, NY (11/21/2017)– More than 500 new Living-Learning Community students spent one of their first weekends at UAlbany volunteering on-campus and in the City of Albany through opportunities provided by the Living-Learning Community Connections weekend. On Saturday, September…

Two Former Downstate Prison Correction Officers Convicted Of Beating An Inmate And Falsifying Records

  Two Former Downstate Prison Correction Officers Convicted Of Beating An Inmate And Falsifying Records   Joon H. Kim, the Acting United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced today that KATHY SCOTT and GEORGE SANTIAGO JR., both former New York State Correction Officers, were convicted yesterday of the November 12, 2013, beating…

Route 22 Accident

    Hi my name is Amanda Rutigliano and last night some one on old 22 tried to pass my husband over the double yellow line right before reganmills road and clipped the front of the car and sent my husband spinning into a ditch. The car then they took off, If you have any…

Giving Thanks With Barnsgiving | HORSE NATION

Giving Thanks With Barnsgiving | HORSE NATION Giving Thanks With Barnsgiving | HORSE NATION Is that a banquet table… in a barn? Why yes, it is. Reader Martine Howes gave us the inside scoop on her second annual Barnsgiving — the celebration wil… Click link to view story – Source: www.horsenation.com/2017/11/20/giving-thanks-with-barnsgiving/

Beekman Fire Company Members hosted a joint vehicle extrication drill with Union Vale

Beekman Fire Company Members hosted a joint vehicle extrication drill with one of our mutual aid departments, Union Vale. Members worked together with real life scenarios to practice various stabilization and extrication techniques utilizing each departments tools and equipment. It is always an extremely valuable opportunity to train with those mutual aid departments who we…

Obituary, Phyllis DiPalmero

  BEEKMAN – Phyllis DiPalmero, 87, a resident of Poughquag since 1990 and previously of Floral Park, died on Sunday November 19, 2017 at home surrounded by her loving family. Born on October 25, 1930 in New York, Phyllis was the daughter of Joseph and Rosina (Frisina) Polizzi. She was a parishioner of St. Denis…

RED CROSS First Aid/CPR/AED Class DECEMBER 16, 2017

  RED CROSS First Aid/CPR/AED Class DECEMBER 16, 2017 On Saturday, December 16, 2017,  The HF LearnSafety Firearms & Security Training Center will conduct the   American Red Cross First Aid, CPR and AED course. This 4 hour program is a 2 year certification course for community residents and health services personnel. The class will be…

DCC Foundation Craft Fair Coming Thanksgiving Weekend

DCC Foundation Craft Fair Coming Thanksgiving Weekend November 20, 2017 – The Dutchess Community College Foundation will host its 46th Annual Craft Fair on Thanksgiving weekend, Nov. 25 and 26, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day on the DCC main campus in Poughkeepsie. This has become one of the area’s most anticipated hand-made…

State Police encourage pistol permit holders to recertify their permit ahead of approaching deadline

  State Police encourage pistol permit holders to recertify their permit ahead of approaching deadline NEW YORK STATE POLICE George P. Beach II Superintendent Beau Duffy Director of Public Information  (518) 457-2180        PRESS RELEASE   The State Police is reminding pistol permit holders of the upcoming deadline to complete recertification of their permit.Recent changes…

–NEW JERSEY MAN LOST IN UNDERWATER PUTNAM MINE–

  –NEW JERSEY MAN LOST IN UNDERWATER PUTNAM MINE– Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports that a search is underway for a man who went missing yesterday afternoon (Sunday, November 19th) while scuba diving in the Town of Southeast. Mr. Robert Thomas, aged 48, of Jersey City, New Jersey, went diving Sunday afternoon in waters at the site of the former Tilly…

Dutchess County Office for the Aging’s AGING NEWS For the week of November 20

  Dutchess County Office for the Aging’s AGING NEWS For the week of November 20   Note: the Office for the Aging will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday on  Thursday, November 23. We will be OPEN our usual hours (9 a.m. – 5 p.m.) on Friday, November 24.   Note for Snowbirds: We’re about…

Obituary, Matthew Sherlach

His brothers next to him on this side, Mom and Dad waiting for him on the other, Matthew Sherlach said one last good-bye to all of us Thursday morning, November 16, 2017. The “Big Guy” touched too many lives to count and we were blessed and thank God for trusting us with him as long as He…

Obituary, Samuel Hepsabeth Shaffer Sr.

  Billings – Samuel Hepsabeth Shaffer, Sr passed away on November 17th, 2017 at Vassar Brothers Hospital surrounded by his loving family. Sam was born on March 29, 1923 in Poughquag, New York to Harold Fredrick and Susan Wickes Wright Shaffer. On October 6, 1946 he married Calphurnia Emma Eckert at the Washington Street United…