Category: Dover

Team to hike Appalachian Trial to raise awareness for animal rescue

Spring on Springer Mountain in Georgia means hitting the Appalachian Trail for thousands of people each year. Of those thousands, only about one in four actually go the distance. And now, there’s a team preparing to walk the 2,180 miles…

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Pleasant Valley woman charged with stealing family member’s identity

Pleasant Valley woman charged with stealing family member’s identity NEW YORK STATE POLICE Major Robin H. Benziger Troop K Commander PRESS RELEASE Dover, New York – On March 13, 2015, New York State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigation from the…

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Sobering news, N.Y. now America’s heroin capital

Posted by Senator Terrence P. Murphy on Monday, March 16th, 2015 Heroin Task Force ALBANY, NY – The Office of the Special Narcotics Prosecutor for the City of New York gave testimony this week that New York has become the…

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Hiker dies on Appalachian Trail in Maryland after winds blow dead tree onto him

Jason Parish a 36-year-old hiker from Philadelphia, died Sunday morning on the Appalachian Trail in Maryland after winds blew a large dead tree onto him, authorities said. The incident occurred between 10 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. near the trail’s Ed…

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History: Pawling 1910

A group of children in the middle of a haystack in a field in Pawling, New York, early 20th century (From This Fabulous Century: 1900-1910, scanned by weirdvintage)

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News Alert: Dover Elementary School Does Donor’s Choose

News Alert: DES Does Donor’s Choose Can you help out the teachers and students at Dover Elementary School? We want to make sure our students have the materials they need to succeed, so we just created a request for our…

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Obituary, Vivian Larmore

Vivian Larmore, 77, a longtime resident of Dover Plains, NY, formerly of Putnam Lake, NY, died on Friday, March 13, 2015 at Sharon Hospital in Sharon, CT. Mrs. Larmore was a school bus driver for 32 years for Brewster Central…

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We’ll be firing up today at 1:30

We’ll be firing up today at 1:30 for anyone who wants to stop in and see the process. All are welcome! 278 Halls Corners Rd Dover Plains, New York (845) 264-3137

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The Life of Dover’s Edward Bruce

Artist and art collector Edward Bruce was born in Dover Plains, N.Y. in 1879 and began painting landscapes at the age of fourteen. Although he continued to paint throughout his life, Bruce did not become a professional artist until he…

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Congressman Gibson announces State Department grant for Bard exchange program

Congressman Gibson announces State Department grant for Bard exchange program Washington, March 13 – Congressman Chris Gibson (NY-19) announced that Bard College in Annandale-on-Hudson has received a grant from the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs….

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