Category: Dover

Obituary, Elizabeth Jane “Betsy” Simpson

Elizabeth Jane “Betsy” Simpson of Ellenton, Florida, passed away Wednesday, March 25, 2015. She grew up in Dover Plains, New York, and graduated from the State University of New York at Plattsburgh with a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing…

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Warrior hikers begin 2,168-mile journey

Photo: The 2015 Warrior Hike class set out for their thru-hike of the Appalachian Trail at Amicalola Falls on March 16. Warrior hikers begin 2,168-mile journey In 1948, Earl Shaffer became the first person to hike the entire length of…

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Dutchess County hosts Government Efficiency Plan Workshop for Local Municipalities

Dutchess County hosts Government Efficiency Plan Workshop for Local Municipalities County Executive Marcus Molinaro Addresses Government Efficiency Plan WorkshopDutchess County Executive Marcus J. Molinaro welcomed more than two dozen local officials to the Dutchess County Office Building today for a…

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Kent Man Accused Of Molesting 2 Girls During Lessons

HICKSVILLE, N.Y. — A music instructor on Long Island was arrested Thursday and charged with sexually abusing two girls during private lessons. Kenton Burt, 62, of Kent, Connecticut, was an instructor at the Burt Music School, at 382 Newbridge Rd….

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Return the FAVOR (Find and Assist a Veteran of Record) Program Celebrates Its Four Year Anniversary

Return the FAVOR (Find and Assist a Veteran of Record) Program Celebrates Its Four Year Anniversary Poughkeepsie, NY… In March of 2011, the Dutchess County Clerk’s Office and the county Division of Veterans Services launched the Return the FAVOR (Find…

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Dover High School Daily Announcements – FRIDAY, MARCH 27, 2015

FRIDAY, MARCH 27, 2015 1. Today is a “B” Day. 2. All MS Band lessons are cancelled for today!!!! 3. Prom tickets will be sold during 1st and 2nd lunch all week! $85 dollars each – let’s have an enchanged…

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A.G. Schneiderman Announces Indictment Charging 13 Individuals In Take Down Of Heroin Distribution Network That Stretched From NYC To Hudson Valley, Long Island, And Pennsylvania

A.G. Schneiderman Announces Indictment Charging 13 Individuals In Take Down Of Heroin Distribution Network That Stretched From NYC To Hudson Valley, Long Island, And Pennsylvania Joint Investigation, Code-Named “Operation Iron Horse,” Uncovered Network That Allegedly Moved Illegal Drugs and Money…

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Easter Egg Hunt at the Wassaic Firehouse on Saturday, April 4, 2015 as 12pm

Easter Egg Hunt at the Wassaic Firehouse on Saturday, April 4, 2015 as 12pm. This event is sponsored by the Wassaic Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary. This event is for children from up to the age of 12, so bring the…

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Dover High School Daily Announcements – THURSDAY, MARCH 26, 2015

THURSDAY, MARCH 26, 2015 1. Today is an “A” Day. 2. Can you juggle, dance, sing, tumble, twirl, tell jokes, walk a tightrope, act, paint, lick your elbow, or do ventriloquism? If so – DO IT! at the talent show…

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Congressman Gibson announces Small Contractors Improve Competition Act

Congressman Gibson announces Small Contractors Improve Competition Act Washington, Mar 25 – Congressman Chris Gibson (NY-19) announced today the House Small Business Committee approved HR 1481, the Small Contractors Improve Competition Act, which helps small businesses compete for federal contracts….

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Dover School News Alert: Board Member Candidate Packet

News Alert: Board Member Candidate Packet There are two seates available on the Dover UFSD Board of Education. If you are interested in running for one of these seats, please download the Candidate Packet below. Included in the packet is…

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Obituary, Benjamin Scott Fillhart

Dover Plains – Benjamin Scott Fillhart, 32, a resident of Dover Plains, NY died on Monday, March 23, 2015 at home. Born on September 1, 1982 in Fort Knox, KY he was the son of Mark A. Fillhart of Dover…

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Countywide Head Start Open Enrollment Has Begun Children ages 0 – 5 from low income families are eligible

Countywide Head Start Open Enrollment Has Begun – Children ages 0-5 from low income families are eligible POUGHKEEPSIE – Astor Services for Children & Families is pleased to announce open enrollment for the 2015 – 2016 school year for its…

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Dover Board of Education March 24, 2015 – Regular Meeting Agenda

Dover Board of Education March 24, 2015 – Regular Meeting Agenda

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