Daily Archives: August 7, 2017

Obituary, Michael Patrick Leigh

BEEKMAN – Michael Patrick Leigh, 54, an area resident for 18 years and formerly of Cold Spring, died peacefully at his home on August 6, 2017 surrounded by his family. Michael was employed as a Journeyman Carpenter for Local #279. Following his retirement, he worked for Williams Lumber as a Yard Associate. An avid hunter…

Obituary, Richard Ellison Olsen

  Richard Ellison Olsen, 76, retired philosophy professor, died Friday at his home in Millerton, NY. The cause of death was heart failure. Born and raised on Staten Island, Richard taught philosophy and was chair of the philosophy department at Adelphi University. He received a B.S. in mathematics from Union College in 1962, and a…

Dutchess County’s Special Needs Picnic Aug. 15th

  Dutchess County’s Special Needs Picnic Aug. 15th There is still time to register your child for Dutchess County’s 5th annual Special Needs Picnic, which is Tuesday, Aug. 15th from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Freedom Park in LaGrange. Head to dutchessny.gov/rsvp to sign up for the free fun, which includes a carnival theme, live music and gluten-free lunch options,…

Governor Announces No-Cost or Lower-Cost Naloxone Available at Pharmacies Across New York

  First-in-the-Nation Program Offers Co-Payment Assistance For Medicine to Reverse Opioid Overdoses Beginning August 9, 2017 Expands State’s Aggressive Efforts to Fight the Opioid Epidemic Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced a first-in-the-nation program to provide no-cost or lower-cost naloxone at pharmacies across New York. Beginning August 9, 2017, individuals with prescription health insurance coverage,…

State Police investigate 2-car crash in Putnam Valley

State Police investigate 2-car crash in Putnam Valley NEW YORK STATE POLICE  Major Robert C. Gregory Troop K Commander PRESS RELEASE Putnam Valley, New York – On August 6, 2017 at approximately 10:20 p.m, New York State Police from the Stormville barracks were dispatched to a two-car motor vehicle collision that occurred on the Taconic State Parkway…

Dutchess County Office for the Aging’s AGING NEWS For the week of August 7, 2017

  Dutchess County Office for the Aging’s AGING NEWS For the week of August 7, 2017   Golden Living . . . News for Senior Citizens Todd N. Tancredi, Director Dutchess County Office for the Aging   YOUR CHANCES TO SPEAK UP   We need your input to help us understand your concerns on aging issues…