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Beekman Bridge Jumper

Beekman Bridge Jumper On April 1, 2024, the New York State Police responded to the Kingston-Rhineciff Bridge for a report of a jumper. Investigation determined Dawn Stackhouse, Age 52, of Beekman, NY, jumped from the bridge at approximately 9:50 a.m. …

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Allison Clisby of Holmes, NY, was named to the Champlain College President’s List for the Fall 2023 semester.

Allison Clisby of Holmes, NY, was named to the Champlain College President’s List for the Fall 2023 semester. BURLINGTON, VT (04/02/2024)– Allison Clisby of Holmes, NY, was named to the Champlain College President’s List for the Fall 2023 semester. Students…

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Two Bridges to be Replaced on Salt Point Turnpike in Stanford

Two Bridges to be Replaced on Salt Point Turnpike in Stanford Poughkeepsie … The Dutchess County Department of Public Works (DPW) has announced work to replace two bridges on Salt Point Turnpike (CR-17) in the Town of Stanford is beginning this…

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Dutchess County Office for the Aging AGING NEWS For the week of April 1

Dutchess County Office for the Aging AGING NEWS For the week of April 1 Golden Living . . . News for Older Adults, Their Families and Caregivers Todd N. Tancredi, Director Dutchess County Office for the Aging JOIN OFA AT…

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Obituary, Eileen Tobin

Eileen Tobin, 92 years old of Poughquag, N.Y. Died peacefully at home on March 27, 2024. Eileen was born in Lynbrook, NY in 1931. She was the fourth of eight children born to Irish immigrants Hannah (Griffin) and Joseph Grimes….

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Obituary, John Michael Weir

John Michael Weir, lovingly known to many as “Boober”, 55 of Pawling, NY passed away on March 29, 2024 after a hard fought battle against cancer. John Michael was born on November 28, 1968 to John and Kathy Weir in…

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APG: Infrastructure applications for youth programming venue projects accepted online through May 10th

APG: Infrastructure applications for youth programming venue projects accepted online through May 10th Poughkeepsie, NY … The Dutchess County Department of Planning and Development has opened the application process for the 2024 Agency Partner Grant (APG): Infrastructure Program. A total of…

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Indulgence Meets Health: New Bakery in Amenia, NY Introduces Lactose-Free Belgian and French-Style Baked Goods

Indulgence Meets Health: New Bakery in Amenia, NY Introduces Lactose-Free Belgian and French-Style Baked Goods AMENIA, NY –March 27, 2024 – Nestled in eastern Dutchess County, NY, a delightful new culinary destination is set to tantalize taste buds with its…

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Miami Bound Fentanyl Dealer Apprehended By Drug Task Force after Multi-Jurisdiction Investigation

Miami Bound Fentanyl Dealer Apprehended By Drug Task Force after Multi-Jurisdiction Investigation The Dutchess County District Attorney’s Office Drug Task Force has been investigating the sale of fentanyl and other dangerous drugs in the Poughkeepsie, Hyde Park, and surrounding areas….

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Six days of shopping offered at Spring Arts and Fine Crafts Show

Six days of shopping offered at Spring Arts and Fine Crafts Show Mother’s Day gifts and local art is a focus at the seventh annual Spring Arts and Fine Crafts Show at the historic Merwinsville Hotel in Gaylordsville, CT. The…

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Comptroller A. Gregg Pulver Releases First Audit of Tenure

Comptroller A. Gregg Pulver Releases First Audit of Tenure Dutchess County Comptroller Gregg Pulver has released the first audit of 2024 for Dutchess Tourism, Inc. (DTI) for the calendar years 2018-2022. Dutchess Tourism, Inc. is a nonprofit organization providing destination…

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Bridge to be Replaced on Ridge Road in Dover

Bridge to be Replaced on Ridge Road in Dover Poughkeepsie…The Dutchess County Department of Public Works (DPW) has announced work to replace a bridge on Ridge Road in the Town of Dover has begun as crews install temporary traffic signals….

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Presley Damiano of Patterson, New York, earned a place on Furman University’s dean’s list for the 2023 fall semester

GREENVILLE, S.C. (March 20, 2024) – Presley Damiano of Patterson, New York, earned a place on Furman University’s dean’s list for the 2023 fall semester. Furman’s dean’s list is composed of full-time undergraduate students who earn a grade point average…

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Obituary, Evelyn M. Zimlinghaus

Evelyn M. Zimlinghaus, 94, a longtime resident of Dover Plains, NY, passed away on Monday, March 18, 2024 at her home in Dover Plains surrounded by her loving family. Mrs. Zimlinghaus and her husband, Ernest, owned and operated Zimmy’s Service…

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Obituary, Brenda J. Wilkins

Brenda J. Wilkins, 82, a longtime resident of Wingdale, NY, passed away on Sunday, March 17, 2024, at Lutheran Care Center in Poughkeepsie, NY. Mrs. Wilkins was a therapy aide at Wassaic Developmental Center in Wassaic, NY and later worked…

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