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Murphy: Act quickly to get NARCAN to school nurses

VALHALLA, NY – Experts say tools are needed to win the war on opioid addiction. Healthcare professionals joined Senator Terrence P. Murphy today at the Valhalla Ambulance Corps to call for quick implementation of an important budget item secured by…

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Dutchess County Recruitment Announcement

Recruitment Announcement Title: Student Intern Recruitment Number: 2015-00000014 Last File Date: 5/15/2015 A recruitment has been announced in a title you indicated interest in. If you are still interested, please follow these steps: Read the minimum qualifications for the title…

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Murphy announces public comment period on teacher evals, reducing testing

YORKTOWN, NY – One lawmaker feels that both opponents and supporters of data-driven instruction deserve the chance to be heard by policy-makers as they implement new regulations on teacher evaluations. State Senator Terrence P. Murphy, author of the Parental Refusal…

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2015 School Bus Driver of the Year Award

Dutchess County Marcus J. Molinaro is pleased to announce Mrs. Barbara DeLong of the Arlington Central School District has been named as the winner of the 14th annual School Bus Driver of the Year Award in recognition of her exemplary…

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$3.5M in safety and health training grants now available from U.S. Dept. of Labor; Applications due June 2, 2015

$3.5M in safety and health training grants now available from U.S. Dept. of Labor; Applications due June 2, 2015 The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is accepting 2015 applications for targeted-topic training grants and capacity-building…

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ROLISON, DUTCHESS LEGISLATURE CALL FOR COMMON CORE OPT-OUT

ROLISON, DUTCHESS LEGISLATURE CALL FOR COMMON CORE OPT-OUT Lawmakers pass unanimous bill supporting state’s Common Core Parental Refusal Act Dutchess County Legislature Chairman Rob Rolison announced today that the legislature passed a unanimous measure at its April 13 meeting supporting…

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State sheds 57 anti-business fees, heeding Murphy’s calls for less red tape

YORKTOWN, NY – Earlier today State Senator Terrence P. Murphy joined Governor Cuomo in announcing the repeal of 57 so-called “nuisance fees” as part of the 2015-16 State Budget. By eliminating these fees, the State has taken an important step…

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DEC Seeks Volunteers and Local Coordinators to Conduct Stream and River Monitoring

DEC Seeks Volunteers and Local Coordinators to Conduct Stream and River Monitoring Wave Program Provides Hands-on Experience for Citizen Monitors to Identify Whether Streams are Healthy Regional Volunteer Training to Be Held in May and June New Yorkers will have…

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Hudson Valley Sings!

Hudson Valley Sings! Video submissions being accepted now through April 20, 2015! Poughkeepsie, N.Y. April 8, 2015- This April, Dutchess Outreach is introducing a brand new competition, Hudson Valley Sings! This karaoke style talent show is asking you, the community…

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County Legislature Set to Confirm New Commissioners of Planning and Development, Community and Family Services

County Legislature Set to Confirm New Commissioners of Planning and Development, Community and Family Services Molinaro appoints Eoin Wrafter and Sabrina Jaar Marzouka to posts to be approved The Dutchess County Legislature is expected to confirm County Executive Marc Molinaro’s…

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Kimberly Zilempe of Poughquag Receives Susan Sutton Smith Award for Academic Excellence

Kimberly Zilempe Receives Susan Sutton Smith Award for Academic Excellence ONEONTA, NY (04/10/2015)(readMedia)– Kimberly Zilempe of Poughquag, NY, has received the 2014-2015 Susan Sutton Smith Award for academic excellence. To be eligible for the award, a student must be a…

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2015 DOVER FARMERS MARKET

2015 DOVER FARMERS MARKET THE DOVER FARMERS MARKET WILL RUN ON THE FOLLOWING DAYS: 6/7, 6/21, 7/5, 7/19, 8/2, 8/16, 9/6, 9/13, 9/20, 9/27, AND 10/4 BAND DATES: 6/21, 7/19, 8/16, 9/13, 9/27, 10/4 Market Hours: 10:00 AM – 2:00…

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$233 Million to Fund Counterterrorism and Emergency Preparedness

Funding will help communities statewide prevent, respond to, and recover from emergencies Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced more than $233 million in federal grants that will support counterterrorism and emergency preparedness activities in counties across New York State. The…

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Murphy announces Small Business Regulatory Watch

Murphy announces Small Business Regulatory Watch YORKTOWN, NY – Last month the Tax Foundation once again ranked New York near the bottom of its State Business Tax Climate Index, at 49th overall. The Chairman of the State Administrative Rules and…

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