Millbrook Educational Foundation Celebrates over $1,000,000 in Giving at the 13th Annual Taste of Millbrook

  Millbrook Educational Foundation Celebrates over $1,000,000 in Giving at the 13th Annual Taste of Millbrook The Millbrook Educational Foundation will celebrate over $1,000,000 in giving at its premier fundraiser, the Taste of Millbrook at Millbrook Vineyards and Winery on June 3, 2017 with expanded food showcases and an expanded venue.   Fifteen years ago, as the Millbrook…

County Clerk Kendall and County Executive Molinaro Partner To Promote Organ Donation

  County Clerk Kendall and County Executive Molinaro Partner To Promote Organ Donation Making Dutchess County stronger, safer, healthier, and kinder through lifesaving donations   Poughkeepsie, New York:  In recognition of Donate Life Month, Dutchess County Clerk Bradford Kendall and Dutchess County Executive Marcus Molinaro are encouraging the “Dutchess County family” to make a difference…

DEC Encourages Homeowners to Practice Sustainable Lawn Care to Protect State Waterbodies

  DEC Encourages Homeowners to Practice Sustainable Lawn Care to Protect State Waterbodies DEC launches “Look for the Zero” campaign to urge homeowners to purchase phosphorus-free lawn fertilizer     To protect water quality this spring, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) today is urging New Yorkers to practice sustainable lawn care…

County Hosts Autism Training for First Responders

  County Hosts Autism Training for First Responders Acclaimed presenter teaches how to best interact with those on spectrum Poughkeepsie… Dutchess County Executive Marcus J. Molinaro welcomed several dozen law enforcement officers, firefighters, emergency medical technicians and security guards from around Dutchess County today, as the County hosted Autism Training for First Responders. The training,…

Copake teen participates in ride along with police

  Copake teen participates in ride along with police NEW YORK STATE POLICE  Major Robert M. Nuzzo Troop K Commander PRESS RELEASE     Livingston, New York – On April 18, 2017, Copake teen Brock Hathaway participated in a ride along at the Livingston barracks.  Hathaway is a 19-year-old teen with Cerebral Palsy who collects patches from all…

**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

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…

DCC to Host Excelsior Scholarship Information Session April 26

  DCC to Host Excelsior Scholarship Information Session April 26 April 17, 2017 – To educate high school and college students and their families about how to qualify and maintain eligibility for New York state’s recently announced tuition-free Excelsior Scholarship, Dutchess Community College will hold a public information session on April 26 at 7 p.m….

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,…

Dutchess County Department of Human Resources Recruitment Announcement – Community Mental Health Nurse

  Dutchess County Department of Human Resources Recruitment Announcement – Community Mental Health Nurse Title: Community Mental Health Nurse Recruitment Number: 2017-00000021 Last File Date: 5/5/2017 A recruitment has been announced in a title you indicated interest in. If you are still interested, please follow these steps: Read the minimum qualifications for the title carefully. Exceptions…

Special Weather Statement

  Special Weather Statement Special Weather Statement National Weather Service Albany NY 414 PM EDT Fri Apr 14 2017 NYZ041-049-050-052>054-059>061-064>066-083-084-150900- Northern Saratoga-Eastern Schenectady-Southern Saratoga- Eastern Albany-Western Rensselaer-Eastern Rensselaer- Eastern Greene-Western Columbia-Eastern Columbia-Eastern Ulster- Western Dutchess-Eastern Dutchess-Southeast Warren- Southern Washington- Including the cities of Saratoga Lake, Saratoga Springs, Schenectady, Rotterdam, Burnt Hills, Ballston Spa, Mechanicville, Clifton…

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….