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Tyler Harding of Dover Plains named 2023-24 RIT Outstanding Undergraduate Scholar

Tyler Harding of Dover Plains named 2023-24 RIT Outstanding Undergraduate Scholar   ROCHESTER, NY (05/21/2024)– More than 100 Rochester Institute of Technology students, including Tyler Harding of Dover Plains (12522), were named as Outstanding Undergraduate Scholars for the 2023-2024 academic…

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Skylar Hollingsworth of Millbrook Receives Great Dane Academic Leadership Award

Skylar Hollingsworth of Millbrook Receives Great Dane Academic Leadership Award ALBANY, NY (05/20/2024)– Skylar Hollingsworth of Millbrook has received the 2024 Great Dane Academic Leadership Award from the University at Albany. The Great Dane Academic Leadership Award recognizes student leadership…

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May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month

All motorists reminded to ‘Share the Road’ and promote safe driving and riding practices As the warmer weather of spring ushers in the start of the peak riding season, May is designated as Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month. The Dutchess County…

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obituary, Carol Ann Martin VanCoughnett

Carol Ann Martin VanCoughnett, 82, of Adams Center, New York passed away on Tuesday, May 14, 2024, at her home. Carol was born in Danbury, CT on April 5, 1942, to her loving parents Clyde Dawson Martin and Margaret Agnes…

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Dutchess County Office for the Aging’s AGING NEWS For the week of May 20th

Dutchess County Office for the Aging’s AGING NEWS For the week of May 20th Note: the Office for the Aging and all OFA Friendship Centers will be closed on Monday, May 27th, in observance of Memorial Day. Clients of OFA’s…

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Obituary, Donald A. Prigge

Donald A. Prigge, 70, of Dover Plains, NY, passed away on Tuesday, May 15, 2024 at Springvale Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Croton-on-Hudson, NY. Born on December 27, 1953 in Ogdensburg, NY, Donald was the son of the late Charles…

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DUTCHESS COUNTY’S FOOD SECURITY COUNCIL HOLDS INAUGURAL MEETING

DUTCHESS COUNTY’S FOOD SECURITY COUNCIL HOLDS INAUGURAL MEETING Poughkeepsie, NY – Dutchess County’s first Food Security Council, established by Dutchess County Executive Sue Serino, held its inaugural meeting this past Thursday, May 16. Serino first announced the creation of the Council…

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Students Receive Susan Sutton Smith Award for Academic Excellence

Students Receive Susan Sutton Smith Award for Academic Excellence ONEONTA, NY (04/10/2024)– A total of 206 SUNY Oneonta students were recognized for academic excellence during the 2023-2024 Susan Sutton Smith event on Tuesday, April 9. The Susan Sutton Smith awards…

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Wingdale National Guard Soldier Receives New Rank, New Responsibilities

Wingdale National Guard Soldier Receives New Rank, New Responsibilities   LATHAM, NY (05/17/2024)– 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…

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First Responder Resiliency Training Offered in Dutchess County

First Responder Resiliency Training Offered in Dutchess County Poughkeepsie… In recognition of Mental Health Awareness Month (May) and Police Week (5/12 – 5/18), Dutchess County Sheriff Kirk Imperati and Dutchess County Executive Sue Serino commend the nearly 200 local first responders,…

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Hillsdale Flea Market Memorial Day Weekend to Feature Dozens of Vendors

Hillsdale Flea Market Memorial Day Weekend to Feature Dozens of Vendors HILLSDALE, N.Y.—The town of Hillsdale’s popular flea market returns on May 25, the Saturday of Memorial Day weekend, with more than 45 vendors offering a wide array of items. The…

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St. Lawrence University Students Named to Dean’s List

St. Lawrence University Students Named to Dean’s List CANTON, NY (04/26/2024)– St. Lawrence University congratulates more than 730 students named to the Dean’s List for the Fall 2023 semester. To be eligible for the Dean’s List, a student must have…

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SNHU Announces Winter 2024 President’s List

SNHU Announces Winter 2024 President’s List MANCHESTER, NH (05/15/2024)– It is with great pleasure that Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) congratulates the following students on being named to the Winter 2024 President’s List. The winter terms run from January to May. Full-time…

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Obituary, Rosa Feliciano

Rosa Feliciano passed away Wednesday, May 15, 2024 at Putnam Hospital Center, Carmel, NY; she was 86. A 20-year resident at King’s Apartments, Pawling, NY, she was born in Rio Grande, Puerto Rico on May 20, 1937, daughter of the…

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Hyde Park Fatality Under Investigation

Hyde Park Fatality Under Investigation The Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office and Town of Hyde Park Police report the investigation into a fatal auto accident which occurred shortly before 12 pm on 5/15/24 on South Quaker Lane in the Town of…

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