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Be-A-Better Gardner – Rose Rustling

  Be-A-Better Gardner – Rose Rustling One of the author’s ironclad, very fragrant and nearly thornless old rose that was rustled for him from a Connecticut farmyard by a friend.   By Thomas Christopher   Why order rosebushes from a catalog when you can start your own for free, and get types especially adapted to your local…

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…

Saving Seeds

  Saving Seeds    Under certain storage conditions, your garden seeds can be saved to use next year By Thomas Christopher I’m a sucker for seed catalogs – I find irresistible the descriptions of the colorful and delicious harvests I can raise from their little paper packets.  But my dreams for my garden always outrun reality.  I always order more seeds than…

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…

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,…

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!…

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…

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…

Governor Signs Legislation Investing Over $200 Million to Combat the Heroin and Opioid Epidemic in New York

Governor Signs Legislation Investing Over $200 Million to Combat the Heroin and Opioid Epidemic in New York   Invests $145 Million for Community-Based Providers, Including Residential Treatment Beds, Housing Units and Opioid Treatment Programs Provides $6 Million for Naloxone Kits and Training Represents Funding Increase of Over 100 Percent Since FY 2011 Builds on Governor’s…

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…

Dutchess County Office for the Aging’s AGING NEWS For the week of April 17

  Dutchess County Office for the Aging’s AGING NEWS For the week of April 17 Note: We hope you’ll come to this year’s Celebration of Aging, coming up at 12 noon on Monday, May 22 at Villa Borghese in Wappingers (more on that below). Admission is $25 per person if paid or postmarked by Friday,…

State Police are seeking the public’s assistance to help locate a runaway Beekman teen

  State Police are seeking the public’s assistance to help locate a runaway Beekman teen NEW YORK STATE POLICE  Major Robert M. Nuzzo Troop K Commander PRESS RELEASE Beekman, New York – New York State Police from the Poughkeepsie barracks are seeking the public’s assistance to help locate 15-year-old Elise L. Tra, of Beekman, New York.Tra, who…

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…

Greetings Art Lovers:

  Greetings Art Lovers: The trees are flowering, the Forsythia bushes are almost budding, and the garden is getting cleaned up because it is spring. The holidays at this time celebrate a sense of hope and renewal which is reflected in many of our creative workshops scheduled at Arts Mid-Hudson this spring. Feeling like you’d…