Category: Beekman

Poughquag National Guard Soldier Receives New Rank, New Responsibilities

Poughquag National Guard Soldier Receives New Rank, New Responsibilities LATHAM, N.Y. (08/24/2021)– Major General Ray Shields, the Adjutant General for the State of New York, announces the recent promotion of members of the New York Army National Guard in recognition…

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Union College announces 2021 Dean’s List honorees

Union College announces 2021 Dean’s List honorees SCHENECTADY, NY (08/11/2021)– Comprised annually, students with at least a 3.50 grade point average for the entire academic year were honored with the academic achievement. Those honored with Dean’s List are: Tessa Fountain…

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rchase College celebrates the achievements of more than 1,400 students who have been named to the Dean’s List for the Spring 2021 semester

Purchase College celebrates the achievements of more than 1,400 students who have been named to the Dean’s List for the Spring 2021 semester   PURCHASE, NY (08/10/2021)– Purchase College announced that more than 1,400 students were named to the Dean’s…

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Stories about the Animals at a Farm Sanctuary

Stories about the Animals at a Farm Sanctuary  By Donald Partelow     “I just want to give you a little bit of background about our sanctuary,” said Ellen Crain before she and her husband, Bill Crain, began sharing with our audience…

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Obituary, Pauline Elfreda Place Wood

Pauline Elfreda Place Wood, 81, passed away Thursday, August 5, 2021 at Lutheran Home of Southbury, CT. She was born in Poughkeepsie on January 8, 1940 to the late Willis Reuben Place and Mary Lucy Coon Place. She attended and…

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Theft of Beekman ATM Machine Under Investigation; More Possible

Theft of Beekman ATM Machine Under Investigation; More Possible  The Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office reports the investigation into the recent burglary and theft of an ATM machine from a business in the Town of Beekman and would also like to…

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Molinaro Announces First Round of Learn, Play, Create Grant Awards

Molinaro Announces First Round of Learn, Play, Create Grant Awards   Poughkeepsie, NY … Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro today announced the first round of grant awards totaling $397,500 through the County’s Learn, Play, Create: Supporting Our Kids grant program to fund 13…

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Peter Amicucci of Poughquag Participates in National Phi Beta Lambda Conference

Peter Amicucci of Poughquag Participates in National Phi Beta Lambda Conference SCRANTON, PA (07/16/2021)– Peter Amicucci of Poughquag was among the University of Scranton students who won top awards at state level business competitions to qualify for the 2021 Phi…

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Kinza Arif of Stormville , Sabrina Parsons of Pine Plains Graduate from – Buffalo State

Buffalo State College Announces Spring 2021 Graduates   BUFFALO, NY (07/21/2021)– Buffalo State is pleased to congratulate the students who completed the requirements to earn their baccalaureate degrees in spring 2021. Sabrina Parsons of Pine Plains Kinza Arif of Stormville…

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Shannon Baxter of Poughquag, Jena Horetz of Stanfordville, Richeal Bruce of Pleasant Valley earn Graduate Degrees

Shannon Baxter of Poughquag, Jena Horetz of Stanfordville, Richeal Bruce of Pleasant Valley earn Graduate Degrees   GARDEN CITY, NY (07/21/2021)– Adelphi University in New York conferred degrees for more than 1,500 undergraduate and graduate students recently, including more than…

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Jake Koerner of Pawling, Dean Nguyen of Stormville, Ben Yager of Wassaic, Travis Wiltse of Millbrook, graduate from RIT

Local residents graduate from RIT during 2020-2021 academic year ROCHESTER, NY (07/19/2021)– Rochester Institute of Technology conferred more than 4,000 degrees at all of its campuses in the 2020-2021 academic year. Due to New York state COVID-19 occupancy restrictions, commencement…

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Obituary, Ann Cecelia Peterson

  Ann Cecelia Peterson, 61, passed away Saturday, July 17, 2021 at Danbury Hospital, Danbury, CT. “Cece” to her family and friends, she was born in Rye, NY on December 24, 1959 to the late George Albert Meisner and Myra…

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SUNY Canton Celebrates Area Graduates

SUNY Canton Celebrates Area Graduates   CANTON, NY (07/09/2021)– Nearly 800 students have graduated from SUNY Canton as members of the class of 2021. President Zvi Szafran urged graduates to use their knowledge to help their communities rebound after the…

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RIT students named to Dean’s List for the spring semester

RIT students named to Dean’s List for the spring semester   ROCHESTER, NY (07/09/2021)– Rochester Institute of Technology announces its spring 2021 Dean’s List! Undergraduate students are eligible for Dean’s List if their GPA is greater than or equal to…

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Obituary, Jenny Lauren Mersand

Jenny Lauren Mersand, 39, passed away at her home in Poughkeepsie, NY on Thursday, July 8, 2021. Born in Poughkeepsie on September 29, 1981, she was the daughter of Barry Mersand of Poughquag, NY and the late Charlene (Handschy) Mersand….

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