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Elizabeth Blejwas of Poughquag Earns Scholarship for Alvernia University

News from Alvernia University Elizabeth Blejwas Earns Scholarship for Alvernia University READING, PA (03/09/2015)(readMedia)– Hard work in high school has paid off for college-bound seniors. Elizabeth Blejwas, of Poughquag, N.Y., has been granted the Veronica Founder’s Scholarship to study at…

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Kelly Anne Stathis of Poughquag named to Dean’s List at Washington University

News from Washington University in St. Louis Kelly Anne Stathis named to Dean’s List at Washington University in St. Louis ST. LOUIS, MO (03/06/2015)(readMedia)– Kelly Anne Stathis of Poughquag, NY (12570) was named to the Dean’s List for the fall…

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Poughquag man sentenced in Violent home invasion gets decades in prison

A career criminal — who with his team of violent burglars staked out and invaded two New Canaan homes and dozens of others in 2011 and 2012 — was sentenced Friday, Feb. 27 to nearly three decades in federal prison….

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ARRC scores victory for solar energy as PSC kills job-killing regs

ALBANY, NY – The New York State Public Service Commission (PSC) today issued a stay on new regulations it approved back in December which had lawmakers and clean energy advocates up in arms over new requirements which denied net metering…

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Ashley Loeven of Pawling, Andrea Sterbenz of Poughquag named to the dean’s list at Le Moyne College

News from Le Moyne College Fall 2014 Le Moyne College Dean’s List SYRACUSE, NY (02/26/2015)(readMedia)– The following area students have been named to the dean’s list at Le Moyne College for the 2014 fall semester: Ashley Loeven of Pawling (12564),…

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Murphy authors and passes first bill, victim safety zones

ALBANY, NY – While discussion of so-called “child safety zone” legislation has recently shot to the forefront after a state appellate court decision striking down municipal laws to enact residency requirements for sex offenders, those who have been involved in…

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Poughquag Students Named to The College of Saint Rose Dean’s List for Fall 2014

News from The College of Saint Rose Area Students Named to The College of Saint Rose Dean’s List for Fall 2014 ALBANY, NY (02/25/2015)(readMedia)– The College of Saint Rose in Albany, New York, today announced that 814 students have been…

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Obituary, Helen M. Griffin

Helen M. Griffin, 82, long-time resident of Pawling and more recently, Dover Plains, NY passed away Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at the Ferncliff Nursing Home, Rhinebeck, NY. Born in Poughkeepsie, NY June 15, 1932, she was the daughter of the…

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Obituary, Emily Dodge Benson

Dover Plains – Emily Dodge Benson, 92, a longtime resident of Dover Plains, NY died on February 18, 2015 at Sharon Hospital in Sharon, CT. Mrs. Benson and her husband owned and operated Benson Dairy Farm in Dover Plains, NY…

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Obituary, Eleanor C. Tracey

UNION VALE – Eleanor C. Tracey, 91, of Poughquag, formerly of Yonkers, passed away peacefully on February 18, 2015 at Vassar Brothers Medical Center. She was born in Yonkers on June 4, 1923 and was the daughter of Elizabeth and…

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Beekman Library Annual Meeting Sunday, February 22, 2015 2:00 P.M.

Beekman Library Annual Meeting Sunday, February 22, 2015 2:00 P.M. Beekman Library Community Room President Meeting called to order Tom Kraft Pledge of Allegiance President Welcoming remarks, introduction of guests Tom Kraft President President’s Message Tom Kraft Secretary Roll call…

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Obituary, Helen B. Fisher

Stormville – Helen B. Fisher, 74, a Stormville resident for over 60 years, passed away on Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at the Putnam Hospital Center. She previously lived in Carmel. Born on August 24, 1940 in Mount Kisco, Helen was…

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