Category: Washington

Obituary, Bruce R. Yerks

Bruce R. Yerks 85 died 9/26/22 The Pines in Poughkeepsie. Bruce was born in Sharon, CT. to Lester and Elizabeth Yerks. He was raised in Amenia and then resided in Pleasant Valley, NY. Bruce was in the US Navy and…

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OBITUARY, Elizabeth Vega

Elizabeth Vega of Millbrook, NY passed away on Thursday, September 22, 2022 after a long fight with Cancer. Elizabeth was born to her loving parents in Mexico City on January 24, 1975. Elizabeth first met the love of her life Armando, whilst…

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Millbrook Community Partnership Announces Appointment of Suzie Kovner to the Board of Directors.

Millbrook Community Partnership Announces Appointment of Suzie Kovner to the Board of Directors. MILLBROOK, NY, September 19, 2022 — The Millbrook Community Partnership (MCP) is thrilled to announce that Suzie Kovner, long-time patron of the arts and advocate for excellence…

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Obituary, Ursula Gisela Pfaff

Ursula Gisela Pfaff, 92, passed away on August 28, 2022, at Vassar Brothers Medical Center in Poughkeepsie, NY with her family by her side. Born on April 16, 1930, in Koeslin in the former German state of Pomerania, Germany, she…

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 Structure Fire at 63 Apple Tree Lane AKA Barton Orchard

 Structure Fire at 63 Apple Tree Lane AKA Barton Orchard Date: 8/23/22 On August 22, 2022 at approximately 12:48 pm, the Beekman Fire District was dispatched to the above address for a report of a propane truck leaking into multiple…

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$150,000 in Veterans Microgrants

$150,000 in Veterans Microgrants  Poughkeepsie, NY … Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro today announced $150,000 in one-time grants has been awarded to 11 local non-profit veteran’s organizations to enhance activities and programming that address veterans needs and recognize the service of…

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Three Independently-Owned New York Equine Veterinary Practices Team Up in Support of Equine Veterinary Student Education

Three Independently-Owned New York Equine Veterinary Practices Team Up in Support of Equine Veterinary Student Education The independently-owned equine veterinary practices Millbrook Equine, The Equine Clinic at OakenCroft, and Rhinebeck Equine, who together founded Cavalcade Management Group, are pleased to…

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Molinaro Announces Nearly $2 Million in Infrastructure and Housing Grants

Molinaro Announces Nearly $2 Million in Infrastructure and Housing Grants Poughkeepsie, NY … Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro has announced more than $1.85 million to be awarded for 18 projects through Dutchess County’s 2022 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and HOME…

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SUNY Oneonta Honors May Graduates

SUNY Oneonta Honors May Graduates ONEONTA, NY (08/01/2022)– The following were students who graduated from SUNY Oneonta during the spring 2022 semester. The college’s commencement ceremony was held on Saturday, May 21. Kate Crawford of Stormville (12582) – Bachelor of…

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Purchase College  Dean’s List for the Spring 2022 semester

Purchase College  Dean’s List for the Spring 2022 semester PURCHASE, NY (07/28/2022)– Purchase College announced that more than 1,250 students were named to the Dean’s List for the spring semester. Students who have earned this academic honor have maintained a…

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Obituary, Janet O. Sneddon

Janet O. Sneddon, 91, a longtime Millbrook resident, passed away at Northern Dutchess Hospital in Rhinebeck, NY on July 22, 2022 with her family by her side.  Born on December 20, 1930 in Geneva, NY, she was the daughter of…

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Roger Williams University Announces Spring 2022 Dean’s List

Roger Williams University Announces Spring 2022 Dean’s List BRISTOL, RI (07/13/2022)– Select students have been named to the Spring 2022 Dean’s List at Roger Williams University in Bristol, R.I. Full-time students who complete 12 or more credits per semester and…

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Brianna Bownas of Millbrook Named to Dean’s List at Ithaca College

Brianna Bownas of Millbrook Named to Dean’s List at Ithaca College ITHACA, NY (07/20/2022)– Ithaca College student Brianna Bownas of Millbrook was named to the Dean’s List for the spring 2022 semester. About Ithaca College Founded in 1892, Ithaca College…

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Conner F. Murphy of Millbrook Receives Degree from Western New England University

Conner F. Murphy of Millbrook Receives Degree from Western New England University SPRINGFIELD, MA (07/19/2022)– Conner F. Murphy of Millbrook, NY (12545) graduated from Western New England University with a MBA in General Business. On Sunday, May 22, the University conferred…

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The HW Guernsey at Compass Mini Golf Event will take place on September 9 and 10 at Millbrook Library

The HW Guernsey at Compass Mini Golf Event will take place on September 9 and 10 at Millbrook Library. Organized by Friends of Millbrook Library, the tournament will transform the library into an 18-hole miniature golf course, with fairways set…

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