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Special Weather Statement …Elevated Fire Weather Potential today…

  Special Weather Statement Special Weather Statement National Weather Service Albany NY 500 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017 …Elevated Fire Weather Potential today… Dry conditions persist across eastern New York with the overall recent lack of precipitation. Today, northwest winds will gust up to 25 mph. These winds will combine with warmer than normal…

Additional Personnel and Supplies Deployed to Puerto Rico

  72 Port Authority Emergency Personnel to Assist in Coordinated Recovery Efforts 53 Troopers Deployed to Assist with Security Operations 10 Power Transmission and Generation Experts, Project Managers Deploy to Assist with Electricity Recovery on the Island First Shipment of Critical Medical Supplies and Medication Departs from Long Island  Photos of Troopers and NYPA Workers…

Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro has ordered flags on all County facility buildings to be lowered at half-staff

  Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro has ordered flags on all County facility buildings to be lowered at half-staff following the death of Information Systems Technician 2nd Class Corey George Ingram, a 28-year-old City of Poughkeepsie resident assigned to the USS John S. McCain. County Executive Molinaro issued the following statement: “We are deeply saddened…

Legal Services of the Hudson Valley receives two United Way grants

  Legal Services of the Hudson Valley receives two United Way grants   Legal Services of the Hudson Valley (LSHV), the only provider of comprehensive civil legal services to those that cannot afford it in the seven counties of the lower and mid-Hudson Valley, was recently awarded grants by the United Way of the Dutchess-Orange…

United States Climate Alliance Adds 10 New Members to Coalition Committed to Upholding the Paris Accord

    U.S. Climate Alliance, Co-Chaired By Governors Cuomo, Brown and Inslee, Now Includes 13 Members  The U.S. Climate Alliance announced that Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Oregon, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, Vermont and Virginia have all joined the coalition, which is committed to upholding the Paris Accord and taking aggressive action on climate change….

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…

Metro-North Schedule Change In Effect from June 4 Through October 7 New Schedule Will Accommodate 18 Week Mid-Harlem Line Track Improvement Project

  Metro-North Schedule Change In Effect from June 4 Through October 7 New Schedule Will Accommodate 18 Week Mid-Harlem Line Track Improvement Project MTA Metro-North Railroad today announced that required schedule adjustments for certain Harlem Line and Hudson Line trains will take effect on Sunday, June 4, through Saturday, October 7. Most of these temporary…

ESTATE SALE!

  ESTATE SALE! Fri & Sat, May 19th & 20th 9am-5pm. Treasures abound in this beautifully appointed home at 19 Prospect Street Falls Village, CT 06031. Entire contents for sale including furniture, antiques, high end linens, lawn ornaments, wall décor, vintage glassware galore and a BIG barn packed with antique treasures. Dealers DONT MISS OUT!…

HELP STAMP OUT HUNGER: Saturday, May 13th

  HELP STAMP OUT HUNGER: Saturday, May 13th On Saturday, May 13—for the 25th year in a row!—the National Association of Letter Carriers’ Stamp Out Hunger® Food Drive will once again spread out across America to help provide assistance to Americans who are struggling with hunger. Just leave a bag (or bags) of non-perishable food…

Autonomous Vehicle Testing to Begin in New York State

  State Police and Department of Motor Vehicles Will Ensure Safe Testing on New York Roadways Application for Autonomous Vehicle Testing Available Here Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that New York is now accepting applications from companies interested in testing or demonstrating autonomous vehicles on public roads. Included in the FY 2018 Budget, new…

Teacher Appreciation Day

  Teacher Appreciation Day Today is the day we dedicate to all our educators currently teaching and retired. #Teachers change lives. They’re often the steadiest support students have, outside the home. Thank you to all our amazing teachers for all they do every single day

Pets of the Week: Stand and Callan

  Star:  This beautiful girl lived with a family her whole life.  Unfortunately, they moved and couldn’t take her with them.  Will you be the family that becomes her “star”? Callan:  This sweet brown tabby loves the company of other cats.  He is a bit shy with people though, so a patient, quiet home would…

SuperTy Event at CrossFit Pawling!

  People can come and support the event by either just showing up or they an purchase a ticket in which they will be eligible to workout. We will have many local vendors on site & raffles prizes! It is a family event so kids are welcome! Tickets can be purchased here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/woding-for-superty-registration-33343263599

Pawling/Presray Corporation Job Posting

  Pawling/Presray Corporations have openings to fill and seeking local talent. If you are interested in working as a Field Technician and have the ability to travel then we will train you in servicing and installing our confinement doors and flood barriers. Experience in AutoCAD, we are looking to add an additional person in the…

Pets of The Week: Ozzie and Liam

  Ozzie is a confident, active and outgoing boy who loves to play.  He’s a smart boy who learns very quickly.  Ozzie lived in a loving home and hopes to find an experienced adult home soon. You can see him in action on our U Tube video. Handsome Liam is looking for a patient, calm home where…

HITMAKERS DARYL HALL AND JOHN OATES TELL “CBS SUNDAY MORNING” THEY MET FOUR DECADES AGO THANKS TO A GUNFIGHT, AND THEY NEVER EXPECTED TO STILL BE PLAYING TOGETHER SO MANY YEARS LATER

HITMAKERS DARYL HALL AND JOHN OATES TELL “CBS SUNDAY MORNING” THEY MET FOUR DECADES AGO THANKS TO A GUNFIGHT, AND THEY NEVER EXPECTED TO STILL BE PLAYING TOGETHER SO MANY YEARS LATER Daryl Hall and John Oates, the creators of some of the biggest hit songs of the ‘70s and ‘80s, take CBS SUNDAY MORNING…

Author presentations set for Millbrook Literary Festival

  Author presentations set for Millbrook Literary Festival   Several author presentations will headline the ninth annual Millbrook Literary Festival set Saturday, May 20, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., at the Millbrook Library. The 2017 Festival will actually kick off on Wednesday, May 17, at 6:45 p.m., at Merritt Bookstore with a reception featuring…

The Duffle Bag of Patterson Military Collectables Show

    The Duffle Bag of Patterson Military Collectables Show     A military collectables, knife and antique muzzle-loader show will be held April 22nd at the Patterson Recreation Center, 65 Front Street., from 9 am to 3 pm. Historical Items for sale include insignia, medals, uniforms, equipment, swords, knives, headgear, books, artwork antique muzzle-loading…

**UPDATE** Town of Beekman teen located in good health

  **UPDATE** Town of Beekman teen located in good health NEW YORK STATE POLICE  Major Robert M. Nuzzo Troop K Commander PRESS RELEASE **UPDATE** Tra was located in good health on April 17, 2017 by the City of Poughkeepsie Police Department.  Thank you to the City of Poughkeepsie Police and the public for assisting with this investigation.Beekman,…

Governor Announces State Police Results of Operation Hang Up Enforcement Period Public Safety

  More Than 15,000 Tickets Issued, Including 2,000 for Distracted Driving Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that the New York State Police issued more than 15,000 tickets during this year’s Operation Hang Up traffic enforcement period, which targets those who use electronic devices while driving. This year’s campaign ran from April 6 through April…

Pets of The Week: Sam and Carrie

  SAM:     Sam is an Australian Cattle Dog which is also known as a Red Heeler.  He is a very intelligent boy who loves to play ball and swim.  He is looking for a family that is experienced with dogs and where he can be the one and only pet.  Sam can be seen…

Pawling Nursing Home Hosts Easter for Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie

    Pawling Nursing Home Hosts Easter for Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie The Grand Rehabilitation and Nursing at Pawling invites Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie for Easter Breakfast and Egg Hunt   April 14th 2017, Pawling, NY – 34 children and teenagers celebrated Easter with a pancake breakfast and Easter Egg Hunt on Friday, April 14th….

Wait Until Next Winter to Prune Your Oak Trees

  Wait Until Next Winter to Prune Your Oak Trees   Many people prune their trees in spring and summer. DEC recommends holding off on pruning oak trees until winter to protect them from oak wilt, a deadly tree disease. The video, ‘Winter Pruning For Oak Wilt Prevention’ (2 minutes) highlights why it’s important to prune…