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Earth Week Events Being Held Statewide For Families to Enjoy Nature and Learn More About Environmental Sustainability

  Earth Week Events Being Held Statewide For Families to Enjoy Nature and Learn More About Environmental Sustainability Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that as part of Earth Week 2016, which takes place this week, numerous family-friendly events are…

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School Bus Driver of the Year Award

  School Bus Driver of the Year Award Poughkeepsie… Dutchess County Executive Marcus J. Molinaro announced today Heather McCaffrey, of the Arlington Central School District, has been named the winner of the 15th annual Dutchess County School Bus Driver of…

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Governor Announces ‘No Empty Chair’ Enforcement and Education Campaign to Keep Teen Drivers Safe on the Roads

  New York State Partners With Law Enforcement and Local Schools to Raise Awareness of Highway Dangers During Prom and Graduation Season Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today launched the “No Empty Chair” teen driving safety education and enforcement campaign to…

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Obituary, Mrs. Ellen C. Keeler

  Mrs. Ellen C. Keeler died in Stuart, FL, April 12, 2016, following a brief illness. Mrs. Keeler was born in New Britain, CT, on December 4, 1945 daughter of the late Donlad G. and Ada (Ferguson) Beal. She spent…

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Pet of the Week: Ajay

Ajay is an adorable freckle-nosed adult male cat who thinks he’s a turtle! He loves to snuggle under a blanket or curl up inside his kitty tunnel. Ajay is a somewhat shy boy looking for a patient family to help…

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Obituary, Elma T Carlson

  Pleasant Valley – In loving memory of Elma T Carlson,passed away peacefully Thursday morning at The Baptist Home Brookmeade in Rhinebeck New York, April 14, 2016. Born in Poughkeepsie New York June 12, 1928 the daughter of Leonard and…

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DEC Announces 2015 Deer Harvest Estimates

  DEC Announces 2015 Deer Harvest Estimates Hunters harvested an estimated 202,973 deer during the 2015-16 hunting seasons, approximately 15% less than the prior year. The 2015 deer take included an estimated 103,401 antlerless deer and 99,572 antlered bucks.  Statewide,…

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County Executive Molinaro Highlights Critical Work of County’s Public Safety Dispatchers

  County Executive Molinaro Highlights Critical Work of County’s Public Safety Dispatchers National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week Recognized Poughkeepsie…Dutchess County Executive Marcus J. Molinaro continued to highlight the dedicated work of Dutchess County employees today when he visited several public…

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Beekman youth soccer tryouts

  Tryouts for Beekman soccer boys under 13 (boys born in 2004 or younger) will be held as follows: Monday, May 23rd 5:30 – 7:00 (Beyer Drive Field: 27 Beyer Drive, Pouquag, NY 12570) Tuesday, May 24th 6:00 – 7:30…

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Letter to the Editor: NYS Coalition on Elder Abuse

  Letter to the Editor:   On behalf of the NYS Coalition on Elder Abuse, I am writing to publicly thank Senator Sue Serino for her leadership on securing money in the State budget to combat elder abuse and financial…

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All NYS Dept. of Motor Vehicles Offices are closed due to NYS computers being down

  New York State Department of Motor Vehicles Offices statewide (including Dutchess County) are closed due to NYS computers being down. The Dutchess County Clerk’s Office is open for legal services. www.dutchessNY.gov

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We’re in for a month of meteor showers as we pass through the tail of Halley’s Comet

  We’re in for a month of meteor showers as we pass through the tail of Halley’s Comet We’re in for quite a show over the next few weeks as Earth passes through the tail of Halley’s Comet. Known as…

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SERINO AND CAPE OF DUTCHESS COUNTY PRESENT: ENDING OVERDOSE IN THE HARLEM VALLEY RESOURCES. ACTION. HOPE.

  SERINO AND CAPE OF DUTCHESS COUNTY PRESENT: ENDING OVERDOSE IN THE HARLEM VALLEY RESOURCES. ACTION. HOPE.   Who: Events sponsored by NYS Senator Sue Serino; The Council on Addiction Prevention & Education (CAPE); Congressman Chris Gibson; Dover, Millbrook, Pawling,…

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Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies receives $5 million grant from Steven & Alexandra Cohen Foundation for large-scale study aimed at reducing ticks and Lyme disease

  Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies receives $5 million grant from Steven & Alexandra Cohen Foundation for large-scale study aimed at reducing ticks and Lyme disease Groundbreaking five-year project with Bard College will be first to explore Lyme disease management…

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