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More than eighty people showed up in Pawling on Friday night to protest Representative John Faso

  Pawling, NY — April 21, 2017   More than eighty people showed up in Pawling on Friday night to protest Representative John Faso’s continued refusal to hold open town halls.  While Representative Faso gathered with donors at a fundraiser inside O’Connor’s Public House, local Dutchess County residents were outside issuing him an invitation to meet…

This Sunday, April 23, 1 pm, Carol Gracie, naturalist, photographer, and author presents plants and pollinators of the Great Swamp at Trinity-Pawling School, Gardiner Theater. Brought to you by FrOGS (Friends of the Great Swamp).

  This Sunday, April 23, 1 pm, Carol Gracie, naturalist, photographer, and author presents plants and pollinators of the Great Swamp at Trinity-Pawling School, Gardiner Theater. Brought to you by FrOGS (Friends of the Great Swamp).  

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,…

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

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…

Special Earth Day Lecture at the Cary Institute: Terry Tempest Williams. The Hour of Land: A Personal Topography of America’s National Parks

  Special Earth Day Lecture at the Cary Institute: Terry Tempest Williams. The Hour of Land: A Personal Topography of America’s National Parks On Saturday, April 22 celebrate Earth Day with a special lecture from author and scholar Terry Tempest Williams. Williams will showcase her new book, The Hour of Land: A Personal Topography of…

Tuesday Morning Golf League, at The Dutcher Golf Course in Pawling, is looking for new members

  Tuesday Morning Golf League, at The Dutcher Golf Course in Pawling, is looking for new members The Tuesday Morning Golf League, at The Dutcher Golf Course in Pawling, is looking for new members. The league starts on May 2nd and continues until the middle of September. Tee off is 8:00 a.m. and we are…

Rise in Anti-Semitism is Focus of Lecture at DCC

    Rise in Anti-Semitism is Focus of Lecture at DCC   April 12, 2017 – Dutchess Community College will welcome Evan Bernstein, New York regional director of the Anti-Defamation League, for a lecture called “Anti-Semitism: Global to Local” on April 26 at 6:30 p.m. in the James and Betty Hall Theatre in Dutchess Hall….

Pets of The Week: Trina and Delta

  Trina:  Trina is an adorable and sweet small Pit mix with a quiet personality.  She is quiet and affectionate and would make a wonderful addition to most any dog loving home.  You can meet Trina and her dog friends every day from 10-3. Delta:  Delta is a beautiful girl who has the most beautiful…

North America’s freshwater lakes are getting saltier Proximity to roads — and road salt — predicts escalating salinization

North America’s freshwater lakes are getting saltier Proximity to roads — and road salt — predicts escalating salinization (Millbrook, NY) North America’s freshwater lakes are getting saltier due to development and exposure to road salt. A study of 371 lakes published today in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences reports that many Midwestern…

Job Fair Coming to Dutchess Community College April 12

  Job Fair Coming to Dutchess Community College April 12   April 7, 2017 – Dutchess Community College will host a job fair on Wednesday, April 12 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Falcon Hall gymnasium on its Poughkeepsie campus. Sponsored by the Center for Career and Entrepreneurial Services at DCC and the…

Flood Watch

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Greetings Art Lovers:

  Greetings Art Lovers: April is National Poetry Month, and all of us at Arts Mid-Hudson invite you to the Dutchess County Poetic Party featuring seven gifted poets. Dutchess County Poet Laureate Poet Gold Wilkerson will read from her works and we are especially pleased that all poets nominated for the Dutchess County Poet Laureate…

Auditions for Spotlight Arts’ Summer Mainstage “HAIRSPRAY”

  Auditions for Spotlight Arts’ Summer Mainstage “HAIRSPRAY”   Join us for our Summer Mainstage production and perform in the popular musical comedy, “HAIRSPRAY” with music and lyrics by Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman and book by Mark O’Donnell and Thomas Meehan. Auditions for this large scale commercial production with direction by industry professionals are by appointment…

Hazardous Weather Outlook

  Hazardous Weather Outlook Hazardous Weather Outlook National Weather Service Albany NY 434 AM EDT Mon Apr 3 2017 CTZ001-013-MAZ001-025-NYZ032-033-038>043-047>054-058>061-063>066- 082>084-VTZ013>015-041100- 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…

Dutchess Tourism has a schedule of fun events upcoming – Flea Market Opens – FDR Library 75th – Rhinebeck Antique Car Show – Culinary: Sunset Sensations Wine & Food Events – Arts: Beacon Open Studios 2017

Dutchess Tourism has a schedule of fun events upcoming The Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum Marks Its 75th Anniversary! Get to the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum to see a new photographic exhibition, “Images of Internment: The Incarceration of Japanese Americans during World War II.” The more than 200 photos include…