State Police continue to investigating bank robbery in the Town of Stanford

State Police continue to investigating bank robbery in the Town of Stanford NEW YORK STATE POLICE  Major Robert C. Gregory Troop K Commander   **UPDATE**  New York State Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $2,500 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the bank robbery suspect. To be eligible from the…

Canines and their handlers graduate from the New York State Police Canine Handler Basic School

Canines and their handlers graduate from the New York State Police Canine Handler Basic School NEW YORK STATE POLICE George P. Beach II Superintendent Beau Duffy Director of Public Information  PRESS RELEASE The New York State Police held a graduation ceremony Friday, August 11, for the 2017 Canine Handler Basic School. The ceremony was held at the…

Troop “K” is pleased to announce that the New York State Police recruitment campaign is currently underway

  Troop “K” is pleased to announce that the New York State Police recruitment campaign is currently underway NEW YORK STATE POLICE  Major Robert C. Gregory Troop K Commander PRESS RELEASE The New York State Police continues to look for qualified applicants who are interested in becoming New York State Troopers.  The New York State Police is…

Obituary, Vincent Panigrosso

  Vincent A. “Vinney” Panigrosso, Jr., age 65, passed away on August 8, 2017, after a brief illness, surrounded by his family at Regional Hospice in Danbury, CT. Vinney was born in the Bronx, on March 6, 1952, to Vincent and Rosemarie (Naccarato) Panigrosso. He grew up there and attended High School and also took…

DAVALOIS FEARON DANCE  TO PERFORM AS PART OF THE  WASSAIC PROJECT’S AUGUST FESTIVAL

  DAVALOIS FEARON DANCE  TO PERFORM AS PART OF THE  WASSAIC PROJECT’S AUGUST FESTIVAL (Wassaic, NY) – Davalois Fearon Dance, under the artistic direction of critically acclaimed dance artist Davalois Fearon, will perform excerpts of the artistic director’s work in progress Lift Up as part of the Wassaic Project’s August Festival. The performance will take place on Friday, August…

The Truants To Play At Pawling’s “Music By The Lake” On August 12

  The Truants To Play At Pawling’s “Music By The Lake” On August 12   On Saturday, August 12, the Pawling Music By The Lake Summer Concert Series will present a free concert featuring “The Truants”. 2017 is the 50th anniversary of the 1967 “Summer Of Love”, and “The Truants” are the perfect band to…

Ancient Documents Collection Online – Expanded Scholars, Genealogists, and History Enthusiasts Explore 18th Century Records

  OFFICE OF THE DUTCHESS COUNTY CLERK Bradford H. Kendall   Ancient Documents Collection Online Expanded Scholars, Genealogists, and History Enthusiasts Explore 18th Century Records POUGHKEEPSIE, NEW YORK- Dutchess County Clerk Brad Kendall and Dutchess County Historian William P. Tatum III announced today that an additional  25,000 pages of 18th Century documents are now available through the…

Canaan Accident Leads to Manhunt and Felony Arrests

  Canaan Accident Leads to Manhunt and Felony Arrests NEW YORK STATE POLICE  Major Robert C. Gregory Troop K Commander PRESS RELEASE                       Steven P. Nance, 46                Jonathan Kimball, 31 Canaan, New York – On August 8, 2017, New York State Police from the New Lebanon barracks, supported by the Livingston Bureau of Criminal Investigation, announce…

DEC Announces State Hunting and Trapping Education Courses are Gearing up

  DEC Announces State Hunting and Trapping Education Courses are Gearing up Training in Safe Handling of Firearms and Hunting Required before Purchasing a Hunting License New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Basil Seggos today reminded all new hunters and trappers planning to go afield this season must first complete a mandatory…

**UPDATED** Union Vale man dies following accident

  **UPDATED** Union Vale man dies following accident NEW YORK STATE POLICE  Major Robert C. Gregory Troop K Commander     PRESS RELEASE   Union Vale, New York – On August 8, 2017 at approximately 11:22 a.m., Troopers were dispatched by Dutchess County 911 to assist EMS with a subject reported to be pinned underneath a fallen…

A.G. Schneiderman Announces Guilty Plea Of Heroin Distributor Who Funneled Drugs Into Dutchess County

  A.G. Schneiderman Announces Guilty Plea Of Heroin Distributor Who Funneled Drugs Into Dutchess County Jason Brewster Will Face 10 Years In State Prison NEW YORK – Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman announced the guilty plea of Jason Brewster, a major heroin distributor who sold drugs in Dutchess County. Brewster, of Poughkeepsie, pled guilty today…

Dutchess County Partners with State, Land Trusts to Preserve Working Sheep Farm in Town of North East

  Dutchess County Partners with State, Land Trusts to Preserve Working Sheep Farm in Town of North East Poughkeepsie… Dutchess County Executive Marcus J. Molinaro announced Dutchess County has contributed $69,300, through the Partnership for Manageable Growth, for the purchase of an agricultural conservation easement on the 78.5-acre Caora Farm in the Town of North East….

**UPDATED TO INCLUDE SURVEILLANCE FOOTAGE** State Police investigate bank robbery in the Town of Stanford

  **UPDATED TO INCLUDE SURVEILLANCE FOOTAGE** State Police investigate bank robbery in the Town of Stanford NEW YORK STATE POLICE Major Robert C. Gregory Troop K Commander PRESS RELEASE The State Police are seeking the public’s assistance to help identify the suspect associated with the Bank of Millbrook bank robbery.  Click on the following YouTube link to preview…

SCHUMER REVEALS: PROPOSED $369M CUT TO WEATHER SATELLITE PROGRAM COULD LEAD TO DANGEROUSLY DELAYED STORM WARNINGS IN NYC & LI

  SCHUMER REVEALS: PROPOSED $369M CUT TO WEATHER SATELLITE PROGRAM COULD LEAD TO DANGEROUSLY DELAYED STORM WARNINGS IN NYC & LI President Just Tweeted About Hurricane Preparedness But Schumer Says Slashing Funds To These Critical Satellites That Gather 85% Of U.S. Weather Data Could Do Big Harm To NYC & LI, Where Down-To-The-Block Forecasts Are…

State Police investigate bank robbery in the Town of Stanford

  State Police investigate bank robbery in the Town of Stanford NEW YORK STATE POLICE  Major Robert C. Gregory Troop K Commander PRESS RELEASE    Stanford, New York – New York State Police from the Poughkeepsie barracks are investigating a bank robbery that occurred at the Bank of Millbrook Stanfordville Branch, located at 11 Hunns Lake Road,…

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…