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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…

Grant Augustus Hutton of Wingdale Inducted Into The Foreign Languages Honor Society at Scranton

  News from University of Scranton Grant Augustus Hutton of Wingdale Inducted Into The Foreign Languages Honor Society at Scranton SCRANTON, PA (05/22/2017)– Grant Augustus Hutton of Wingdale was among The University of Scranton students inducted into the national honor society for students of foreign languages (Alpha Mu Gamma). The University’s chapter of the honor…

Ezra Jack Keats Foundation Mini-Grant

  Ezra Jack Keats Foundation Mini-Grant The Pawling Library received a mini-grant from the Ezra Jackson Keats Foundation, an organization which supports literacy and creative expression in children.  Out of hundreds of applicants, 64 teachers and librarians across the country, including Kate, our Young Adult Program Coordinator, were awarded a mini-grant to fund a unique and…

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…

**UPDATE** Missing Montrose man has been located

  **UPDATE** Missing Montrose man has been located NEW YORK STATE POLICE  Major Robert M. Nuzzo Troop K Commander PRESS RELEASE **UPDATE** Mr. Dalessio of Montrose has been located in good health in Connecticut.  The State Police would like to thank members of the community who searched for Dalessio and shared our information with others on social…

Accidental Drowning Investigation

  Accidental Drowning Investigation NEW YORK STATE POLICE  Major Robert M. Nuzzo Troop K Commander     PRESS RELEASE     On May 19, 2016 at approximately 5:30 pm Columbia County 911 dispatched Niverville Fire Department, Valatie Rescue Squad and Kinderhook Troopers to a residence in the hamlet of Niverville, Town of Kinderook for a report of a…

The New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services issued an alert on Friday to Dutchess residents regarding 48-year-old Victor Marrero, who has moved from the Bronx to Dog Tail Corners Road in Wingdale

    The New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services issued an alert on Friday to Dutchess residents regarding 48-year-old Victor Marrero, who has moved from the Bronx to Dog Tail Corners Road in Wingdale. The Division of Criminal Justice Services has assigned Marrero as a level two threat, which means he has been determined…

Jennifer Bellucci earns graduate degree at Quinnipiac University

Jennifer Bellucci  earns graduate degree at Quinnipiac University HAMDEN, Conn. (May 19, 2017) – Jennifer Bellucci of Patterson earned a graduate degree at Quinnipiac University “Master of Health Science Physician Assistant” during a recent ceremony. About Quinnipiac University Quinnipiac is a private, coeducational, nonsectarian institution located 90 minutes north of New York City and two hours…

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,…

Millbrook Resident, Evelyn Grainger Named to Worcester Polytechnic Institute’s Spring 2017 Dean’s List

  News from Worcester Polytechnic Institute   Millbrook Resident, Evelyn Grainger Named to Worcester Polytechnic Institute’s Spring 2017 Dean’s List WORCESTER, MA (05/19/2017)– Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) has announced that Evelyn Grainger of Millbrook, N.Y., a member of the class of 2018 majoring in civil engineering and international studies, was named to the university’s Dean’s…

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…

State Police are seeking the public’s assistance to help identify an individual wanted for questioning

  State Police are seeking the public’s assistance to help identify an individual wanted for questioning NEW YORK STATE POLICE  Major Robert M. Nuzzo Troop K Commander PRESS RELEASE      Cortlandt, New York – The New York State Police from Cortlandt are seeking the public’s assistance to help identify the pictured individual wanted for questioning.  On…

Poughkeepsie Lawyer charged with sex offense

  Poughkeepsie Lawyer charged with sex offense The Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office Detective Bureau reports the arrest of Wayne Thatcher, age 63 of Poughkeepsie, on 5/18/17 in connection with an investigation into inappropriate sexual contact. Mr. Thatcher is employed as a local attorney, and at this time is accused of engaging in a continual course of…