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Appalachian Trail Hall of Fame announces 2015 class of inductees

Photo:The 2014 Appalachian Trail Hall of Fame honorees and representatives were, from left, Ronald Tipton, representing Clarence Stein; Larry and Doris Jelley, representing A. Rufus Morgan; Pamela Underhill; and Donald Owen, representing Charles Rinaldi. A quartet of Appalachian Trail leaders…

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Obituary, ELIZABETH FOSTER

Sunrise: September 26, 1922 Sunset: March 31, 2015 “It came so quickly, you said goodbye, the heavenly gates just opened wide, a loving ancestor’s voice said “come” and you were gone!” On Tuesday, March 31, 2015, Elizabeth Pleasant-Foster entered peacefully…

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Dover High School Daily Announcements – FRIDAY, MAY 1, 2015

FRIDAY, MAY 1, 2015 1. Today is a “B” Day. 2. Attention all high school students – We have a change in elections this year for Student Council! There will no longer be a class vote – there will now…

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Obituary, Macari, Giacomo “James”

Giacomo “James” Macari passed away on April 27, 2015. James was born on May 4, 1928 in Settefrati, Italy to the late Giuseppa Terenzio Macari and the late Mario Macari. James came to the U.S. in April, 1948 where he…

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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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Dover School News Alert: Several children have stomach illness that resembles Noro-like virus

News Alert: IMPORTANT HEALTH-RELATED INFORMATION April 30, 2015 Dear Parents and Staff: This letter is to inform you that several children in our school have stomach illness that resembles Noro-like virus. Symptoms of Noro virus can include any or all…

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Dover High School Daily Announcements – WEDNESDAY, APRIL 29, 2015

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 29, 2015 1. Today is a “B” Day. 2. Green Team will meet after school today in Mrs. Elliott’s room. We will be discussing upcoming projects and going out to the garden. Please be prepared to go outside!…

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Dover School News Alert: NAMI Basics Course

News Alert: NAMI Basics Course The NAMI Basics Program is for Parents and Caregivers of adolescents and children who have behavioral issues, undiagnoased emotional issues, ADHD, ODD, OCD, DMDD or have developed symptoms of mental illness (brain disorder). Program covers:…

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Vote for Victoria from Wingdale in the National Mobility Awareness Month Contest

Starting in May join the National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association in celebrating the 4th annual National Mobility Awareness Month. During this amazing promotion, we encourage people with disabilities to embody the spirit of Life Moving Forward by raising awareness of…

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Dover High School Daily Announcements – TUESDAY, APRIL 28, 2015

TUESDAY, APRIL 28, 2015 1. Today is an “A” Day. 2. Green Team will meet after school on Wednesday in Mrs. Elliott’s room. We will be discussing upcoming projects and going out to the garden. Please be prepared to go…

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8 year old child sustains serious injuries in car accident with Dover woman

Poughkeepsie, NY – The Town of Poughkeepsie Police reports that they are investigating a two-car personal-injury auto accident that occurred on April 26th, 2015 at 7 pm. The car accident occurred at the intersection of Taft Avenue and Maple Street…

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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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