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If the U.S. Senate Passes their Health Care Bill, New Yorkers will be Forced to Pay a “Faso-Collins Federal Tax”

   Members of New York’s Own Congressional Delegation Voted to Tax the Very People They Represent New York Already Contributes $48 Billion More in Taxes to the Federal Government Than It Receives in Federal Spending and Collins, Faso Voted to Cut $2.3 Billion to New York Alone  Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today released the following…

Hazardous Weather Outlook

  Hazardous Weather Outlook Hazardous Weather Outlook National Weather Service Albany NY 430 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017 CTZ001-013-MAZ001-025-NYZ032-033-038>043-047>054-058>061-063>066- 082>084-VTZ013>015-241100- Northern Litchfield-Southern Litchfield-Northern Berkshire- Southern Berkshire-Northern Herkimer-Hamilton-Southern Herkimer- Southern Fulton-Montgomery-Northern Saratoga-Northern Warren- Northern Washington-Schoharie-Western Schenectady- Eastern Schenectady-Southern Saratoga-Western Albany-Eastern Albany- Western Rensselaer-Eastern Rensselaer-Western Greene-Eastern Greene- Western Columbia-Eastern Columbia-Western Ulster-Eastern Ulster- Western Dutchess-Eastern Dutchess-Northern Fulton-Southeast…

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,…

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…

PAWLING HIGH SCHOOL SENIOR SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS

  PAWLING HIGH SCHOOL SENIOR SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS NIGHT JUNE 20, 2017     ADVANCED PLACEMENT SCHOLASTIC RECOGNITION $500 Terence Costigan, Julia Krasinski, Maeve Willis, Justina Yeung   AKIN HALL ASSOCIATION OF QUAKER HILL $9,000 Jake Koerner, Andra Sullivan    SHANE L. SMITH MEMORIAL $1,000 Shannon Ward   AKIN HALL ASSOCIATION OF QUAKER HILL $8,000  David…

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…

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,…

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…

Art Exhibit: Mood and Light

  Art Exhibit: Mood and Light   Works by Barbara Youngman and Luki O’Connor at Studio Around the Corner The Cultural Arts Coalition will present paintings and photographic works by Barbara Youngman and Luki O’Connor at the Studio Around the Corner beginning June 30, 2017, at an opening reception from 7 to 9 PM.  The show, entitled…

Juliette N. Felice of Pawling Named to the Spring Semester 2017 Dean’s List at Western New England University!

  News from Western New England University   Juliette N. Felice of Pawling Named to the Spring Semester 2017 Dean’s List at Western New England University! SPRINGFIELD, MA (06/20/2017)– Juliette Felice, of Pawling, NY (12564), has been named to the Dean’s List at Western New England University for the Spring Semester 2017. Felice is working…

ounty Clerk’s Office Now Serves as Collection Point for Donations of Usable Eyeglasses

  County Clerk’s Office Now Serves as Collection Point for Donations of Usable Eyeglasses Poughkeepsie, New York:          Dutchess County Clerk Brad Kendall has announced that usable eyeglasses can be donated at any one of its Division of Motor Vehicle (DMV) offices. Eyeglasses collected will be forwarded to the Lions Club International through their Recycle for Sight program.   According…

Weekly Gardening Column: National Pollinator Week, From The Berkshire Botanical Garden

National Pollinator Week Mexican sunflowers provide a food source for pollinators in the native garden.   June 19th  through 25th is National Pollinator Week.  This is a time to reflect on the importance of pollinating insects, birds and bats to our farms and gardens, and to learn about what you can do to reverse the decline of their…

TOWN OF UNION VALE IS FIRST TO PASS A POLLINATOR PROTECTION POLICY IN DUTCHESS COUNTY, NY

  TOWN OF UNION VALE IS FIRST TO PASS A POLLINATOR PROTECTION POLICY IN DUTCHESS COUNTY, NY   UNION VALE, N.Y. – On June 15, 2017  The Town of Union Vale including their Parks and Recreation and with the guidance of the Hudson Valley Swarm Bee and Pollinator Organization agreed not to purchase or use…

Edward Hajkowski of Patterson, Emma Heubel of Pawling, Taylor Nappi of Wingdale earn Roger Williams University Spring 2017 Dean’s List

  News from Roger Williams University   Roger Williams University Announces Spring 2017 Dean’s List BRISTOL, RI (06/19/2017)– Select students have been named to the Spring 2017 Dean’s List at Roger Williams University in Bristol, R.I. Full-time students who complete 12 or more credits per semester and earn a GPA of 3.4 or higher are…