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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,…

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…

Summer Proofing the Lawn

  Summer Proofing the Lawn Lawn grasses in our region can flourish even in drought conditions if you provide proper care. By Thomas Christopher Summer is settling in, bringing with it the period of greatest stress your lawn experiences all year.  There are a number of precautions you can take, though, to help your turf through…

OVERNIGHT SECURITY GUARD WANTED (AMENIA, WINGDALE & PAWLING AREA.)

  OVERNIGHT SECURITY GUARD WANTED (AMENIA, WINGDALE & PAWLING AREA.) Compensation: Will be discussed at interview based on experienceEmployment type: full-time OVERNIGHT SECURITY GUARD – 9:30 PM TO 7:30 AM SIGN ON BONUS (After 6 months of work)Must be able to work overnights, have own car as no public transportation is available. Security Vehicle supplied on the siteGuard…

Memorial Day Crackdown in Dutchess County Leads to 33 Impaired Driving Arrests

  Memorial Day Crackdown in Dutchess County Leads to 33 Impaired Driving Arrests During the Memorial Day Crackdown period of May 26, 2017 thru May 30, 2017 members of the Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office, New York State Police, City of Poughkeepsie Police Department, Town of Poughkeepsie Police Department, Town of Hyde Park Police Department, Town…

“Be-a-Better Gardener” Tomatoes for the Northeast by The Berkshire Botanical Garden

  Tomatoes for the Northeast       By Tom Christopher Memorial Day weekend is the traditional time to plant tomatoes in the cooler parts of the Northeast, and for good reason.  It’s only recently that in an average year, the weather has begun to suit this warm-weather crop.  Tomatoes originated in the subtropics and although…

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…

“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…

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…

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…

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,…

DEC Urges New Yorkers: If You Care, Leave It There

  DEC Urges New Yorkers: If You Care, Leave It There DEC Cautions Residents Not to Disturb Fawns and Other Young Wildlife     The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) today cautioned visitors to natural areas against interacting with newborn fawns and other young wildlife as the peak birthing season starts. Those…

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…

NY State Expands Emerald Ash Borer Quarantine to Dutchess

  NY State Expands Emerald Ash Borer Quarantine has been expanded and merged into a single Restricted Zone Departments of Environmental Conservation, Agriculture & Markets Expand Area Restricting Movement of Ash Wood to Slow Spread of Invasive Pest New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and Department of Agriculture and Markets (DAM) today announced that…

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…

Springtime – When Love is in the Hair Local Salon Efforts Benefit Locks of Love

  Springtime – When Love is in the Hair Local Salon Efforts Benefit Locks of Love Hairstylists at Meaghan Ave Salon will sponsor three events to cut hair for hair donations to Locks of Love, an organization that provides hairpieces to financially disadvantaged children suffering from long-term medical hair loss.  The events will take place…

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…

The Sharon Historical Society & Museum Announces the Opening of “No Place Like Home” Juried Exhibition and Sale

      The Sharon Historical Society & Museum Announces the Opening of “No Place Like Home” Juried Exhibition and Sale The Gallery @the SHS – May 6 through July 7, 2017 SHARON, CT: The Gallery @the SHS of the Sharon Historical Society & Museum presents “No Place Like Home,” a juried exhibition and sale…