Category: Beekman

Obituary, Peter P. Engel

HOPEWELL JUNCTION – Peter P. Engel, 55, a lifelong area resident, died on Monday, May 4, 2015 at home surrounded by his loving family after a courageous battle with colon cancer. Beloved son of Hale Travis and Paula L. (Puff)…

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Dutchess County Office for the Aging’s AGING NEWS

· 2015 Senior Picnic Schedule Announced · HEAP Cooling Component Now Available · Brain Games Orientation Program (5/14) · Free Adult Computer Classes (6/4) · May Events at the Fountains · Relatives as Parents Program Meetings · No Cost Healthcare…

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Obituary, James R. “Jim” McArtin

BEEKMAN – James R. “Jim” McArtin, 62, an area resident for 15 years, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, May 1, 2015 at Vassar Brothers Medical Center. He previously lived in Peekskill and Yonkers. Born in Scotland on July 20, 1952,…

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Dutchess County receives POW/MIA Chair of Honor in remembrance of County veterans

Dutchess County receives POW/MIA Chair of Honor in remembrance of County veterans Rolling Thunder veterans present chair to County Division of Veterans Services Poughkeepsie… Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro and Nelson Eddy Rivera, USN (Ret), Director of the Dutchess County’s…

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AARP thanks Murphy for supporting “CARE Act”

ALBANY, NY – The State Senate unanimously passed legislation known as the CARE Act this week, legislation its proponents say supports family caregivers as they safely help New Yorkers age at home. The American Association of Retired People, or AARP,…

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Dennis Sica pled guilty today in White Plains federal court to causing the heroin death of Thomas Miller of Pawling and Anthony Delello, of Beekman

Dennis Sica Pleads Guilty In White Plains Federal Court To Distributing Heroin And Fentanyl That Caused The Deaths Of Three People 4/27/15 – Preet Bharara, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced today that DENNIS…

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Emma Ervolina of Poughquog Honored for Outstanding Academic Achievement at The College of Saint Rose

News from The College of Saint Rose Emma Ervolina of Poughquog Honored for Outstanding Academic Achievement at The College of Saint Rose ALBANY, NY (04/27/2015)(readMedia)– The College of Saint Rose in Albany, NY, announced that Emma Ervolina of Poughquog is…

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In Search of Lost Frogs

Join the Cary Institute on Friday, May 1 at 7 p.m. for a visually-rich presentation on the world’s rarest amphibians by conservationist, author, and award-winning photographer Robin Moore. His new book, In Search of Lost Frogs, details Conservation International’s expedition…

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Ridership Rises Again on MTA’s Railroads in 2014

Ridership Rises Again on MTA’s Railroads in 2014 The Metro-North Railroad and Long Island Rail both welcomed rising numbers of customers in 2014, new Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) ridership figures show, making them respectively the busiest and second-busiest passenger railroads…

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Dutchess County Office for the Aging’s AGING NEWS

· May is Older Americans Month · Celebration of Aging (5/18) · Bootlegging in the Hudson Valley (5/4) · Learn a Foreign Language · Brain Games Workshop (5/14) · Rhinebeck Town Hall Forum (4/29) · Get Fit Hudson Valley (5/1)…

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Obituary, David P. Betterton Jr.

Poughquag – David P. Betterton Jr. was born on November 10, 1973 and left this earth on April 21, 2015. He was 41 years old. A graduate of Beacon High School who moved on to receive his Associates Degree in…

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John Petrillo of Poughquag Honored at Buffalo State Honors Convocation

News from Buffalo State John Petrillo Honored at Buffalo State Honors Convocation BUFFALO, NY (04/24/2015)(readMedia)– John Petrillo of Poughquag, NY was among a select group of Buffalo State students whose academic achievements were recognized at the college’s annual Honors Convocation…

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Youth Soccer tryouts in the Town of Beekman.

Tryouts will be for the fall 2015/2016 season. Teams will be formed based on the ‘academic year,’ and our teams span the age groups defined for boys born on or after August 1st 2004 and on or before July 31st…

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Love Waltzes In The Sherman Playhouse Opens Lanford Wilson’s Pulitzer Prize-Winning ‘Talley’s Folly’

Love Waltzes In The Sherman Playhouse Opens Lanford Wilson’s Pulitzer Prize-Winning ‘Talley’s Folly’ SHERMAN, CONN. (April 24, 2015) – On Friday, May 8, The Sherman Playhouse will premiere Lanford Wilson’s touching romantic comedy, TALLEY’S FOLLY. The curtain rises at 8:00…

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