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Hudson Data Jam Awards Expo Features Creative Work by Regional Students

  Hudson Data Jam Awards Expo Features Creative Work by Regional Students Family-friendly event to be held at Marist College Science and Allied Health Building, Saturday, June 3   (Millbrook, NY)  The public is invited to attend the fourth annual Hudson Data Jam Awards Expo. Support regional students while learning about the Hudson River in…

DEC Advises Motorists to be Alert for Turtles Crossing the Road

DEC Advises Motorists to be Alert for Turtles Crossing the Road New York Motorists Encouraged to Safely Move Turtles to Side of the Road The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) today reminded the public that the state’s native turtles are on the move in May and June seeking sandy areas or loose…

“A Day at Hogwarts: Celebrating 20 Magical Years of Harry Potter!”

  “A Day at Hogwarts: Celebrating 20 Magical Years of Harry Potter!”   Attention Wizards, Witches and even Muggles! Harry Potter Fans of ALL AGES are welcome to attend “A Day at Hogwarts: Celebrating 20 Magical Years of Harry Potter!” This celebration is in honor of the 20th anniversary of the release of “Harry Potter…

Area Residents Graduate from Marist College

    Area Residents Graduate from Marist College POUGHKEEPSIE, NY (05/25/2017)– The following residents graduated from Marist College the weekend of May 19. Kyle Bradshaw of Wingdale, NY received a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science. Rileigh Campion of Amenia, NY received a Bachelor of Science degree in Medical Technology. Jacqueline Cina of Millbrook,…

Obituary, Sandra Lee Barlow

    Plattsburgh – Sandra Lee Barlow, 65, of State Route 22, Plattsburgh, returned to her heavenly home, Wednesday, May 24, 2017, while under the loving care of her family and Hospice of the North Country. Her devotion to her family and her firm belief in God gave her comfort and peace. Sandy was born…

Dutchess County to Participate in Statewide STOP-DWI Memorial Day Enforcement Effort Impaired Driving Crackdown runs May 26-30

  Dutchess County to Participate in Statewide STOP-DWI Memorial Day Enforcement Effort Impaired Driving Crackdown runs May 26-30   Poughkeepsie… Dutchess County Executive Marcus J. Molinaro announced today 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 May 26th and…

Sienna Finkle of Millerton was Named to the Spring 2017 President’s List at Hudson Valley Community College

  News from Hudson Valley Community College   Sienna Finkle of Millerton was Named to the Spring 2017 President’s List at Hudson Valley Community College TROY, NY (05/25/2017)– Sienna Finkle of Millerton was named to the Spring 2017 President’s List at Hudson Valley Community College. Finkle is studying in the Liberal Arts and Sciences- Humanities…

State Police are attempting to identify a female subject wanted for questioning

  State Police are attempting to identify a female subject wanted for questioning NEW YORK STATE POLICE  Major Robert M. Nuzzo Troop K Commander     PRESS RELEASE   Pleasant Valley, New York – The State Police from Poughkeepsie are seeking the public’s assistance to help identify the pictured subject wanted for questioning.On April 27, 2017, Troopers…

19th Annual Celebration of Aging

  19th Annual Celebration of Aging In celebration of Older Americans Month, earlier this week the Dutchess County Office for the Aging (OFA) awarded several local residents “Senior Citizen of the Year” honors at the its 19th annual Celebration of Aging. More than 300 Dutchess County residents attended the sold-out event at the Villa Borghese in…

Crown Maple Estate to Host Hudson Valley Market

  Crown Maple Estate to Host Hudson Valley Market   Crown Maple Estate is a beautiful destination for friends, family and significant others to visit to celebrate summer’s arrival. With 800 acres of sustainably-managed maple trees, walking trails, scenic fields, and the “Sugar Chateau” with its tasting room and a maple-centric cafe, the Estate is…

Dutchess County Department of Human Resources Recruitment Announcement, Community Health Nurse

  Dutchess County Department of Human Resources Recruitment Announcement Title: Community Health Nurse Recruitment Number: 2017-00000027 Last File Date: 6/9/2017 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 the qualifications cannot be…

Show Off Your Vehicle from the 1950’s at the Brewster Chamber 60th Anniversary Shindig!

  Show Off Your Vehicle from the 1950’s at the Brewster Chamber 60th Anniversary Shindig!   Do you have a vehicle from the 1950’s? Show off your car at the Brewster Chamber of Commerce 60th Anniversary Shindig! This 1957 themed celebration will take place on Sunday, August 6th at Wells Park on Oak Street in Brewster, NY. This…

Register for the #ThinkDIFFERENTLY Dash today!

  Register for the #ThinkDIFFERENTLY Dash today! The second annual #ThinkDIFFERENTLY Dash, a 1-mile walk/run through the City of Poughkeepsie for individuals of all ages and abilities, is less than three weeks away. There’s no better time than now to register to ensure you are part of the fun on June 10th! Dutchess County is proud…

THE Moviehouse CENTER STUDIO GALLERY SUMMER 2017 EXHIBITION HARPER BLANCHET: ABSTRACT PAINTINGS

  THE Moviehouse CENTER STUDIO GALLERY SUMMER 2017 EXHIBITION HARPER BLANCHET: ABSTRACT PAINTINGS July 1 – October 4, 2017 Opening Reception: Saturday, July 8,  4:30 – 6:30 p.m.   The Moviehouse Studio Gallery, 48 Main Street, Millerton, NY 12546 MILLERTON, NY—Harper Blanchet is a visual artist, painter, photographer and poet/writer who lives and works out of his…

Harlem Valley Rail Trail gets $300,000 Grant to resurface an older section of bike route that runs through Dutchess and Columbia counties

  12 Projects to Improve and Expand Access to State Park Hiking Trails Encourages New Yorkers to Visit 2,000-Mile Trail System and Tourist Attractions across the State   Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced $2 million in funding for projects to improve and expand State Park hiking trails and outdoor recreational access projects in State…

Dutchess County EMS Task Force to Host Public Forum Tuesday In Amenia

  Dutchess County EMS Task Force to Host Public Forum Tuesday In Amenia National EMS Week Celebrated May 21-27 May 21-27 is National Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Week, dedicated to recognizing the tireless and important work of EMS practitioners in our community. We thank all the men and women in Dutchess County who’ve chosen to serve…

Pets of The Week: Sally & Carney

  Sally:  This beautiful girl keeps getting overlooked and she can’t understand why.  Sally is an intelligent, athletic gal who loves to play fetch.  She walks well on leash, knows basic commands and is housebroken.  In other words, she is so ready for a family to love!  You can see her in action on our…

Dutchess County Office for the Aging’s AGING NEWS For the week of May 22, 2017

  Dutchess County Office for the Aging’s AGING NEWS For the week of May 22, 2017 Golden Living . . . News for Senior Citizens Todd N. Tancredi, Director Dutchess County Office for the Aging   HAPPY 113TH, VERA! Vera Van Wagner of Rhinebeck is in one of the world’s most exclusive clubs. She is…

Troop K to participate in Buckle Up New York, Click it or Ticket Enforcement Campaign

  Troop K to participate in Buckle Up New York, Click it or Ticket Enforcement Campaign NEW YORK STATE POLICE  Major Robert M. Nuzzo Troop K Commander     PRESS RELEASE   The New York State Police will team up with local law enforcement to conduct a seat belt and child safety seat enforcement period starting on Monday,…

State Police in Cortlandt are searching for missing Montrose man

  State Police in Cortlandt are searching for missing Montrose man NEW YORK STATE POLICE  Major Robert M. Nuzzo Troop K Commander       PRESS RELEASE   Cortlandt, New York – The New York State Police from Cortlandt, in conjunction with the Montrose VA Hospital, is seeking the public’s assistance to help locate 78-year-old Francis Dalessio,…

DCC Celebrates 58th Commencement More Than 1,100 Students Graduate

  DCC Celebrates 58th Commencement More Than 1,100 Students Graduate   Graduates await the beginning of DCC’s 58th Commencement   May 19, 2017 – Dutchess Community College held its annual graduation ceremony May 18. Associate degrees and career certificates in 48 programs of study were conferred on 1,142 graduates, who ranged in age from 18…

Metro-North to Make Upper Harlem Line Track Improvements This Weekend Buses Will Substitute for Trains at Seven Stations From Friday Evening, May 19, Through Sunday, May 21

  Metro-North to Make Upper Harlem Line Track Improvements This Weekend Buses Will Substitute for Trains at Seven Stations From Friday Evening, May 19, Through Sunday, May 21   MTA Metro-North Railroad today announced that crews will perform $100,000 in track improvement work on the Upper Harlem Line between Wassaic and Southeast this coming weekend…