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Governor Announces Agreement to Protect 800 Acres of Farm and Forestland in the Taconic Mountains

  The newly conserved High Valley Farm complex in Copake adjoins 18,000 acres of protected land in three states Announcement comes as Governor proposes historic increase in Environmental Protection Fund Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced an 800-acre conservation agreement…

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Drive by shooting in Pawling

PAWLING – The Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a suspected drive by shooting at a home in the town of Pawling early Sunday morning. Shots were believed to have been fired at a residence located on Route 55. According to…

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Dutchess Community College Events to Celebrate Black History Month

  Dutchess Community College Events to Celebrate Black History Month   January 25, 2016 – A lecture and discussion about the Black Lives Matter movement, an evening of cultural dance and a gospel celebration are just a few of the…

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MILLERTON RESIDENT TO COMPETE AT 140th ANNUAL WESTMINSTER KENNEL CLUB DOG SHOW

  MILLERTON RESIDENT TO COMPETE AT 140th ANNUAL WESTMINSTER KENNEL CLUB DOG SHOW IN FEBRUARY IN NEW YORK CITY   A Millerton resident and current student of The Hotchkiss School will be competing at the 140th Annual Westminster Kennel Club…

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Zachariah Barthen of Holmes Named to President’s Achievement List at SUNY Polytechnic Institute

  News from SUNY Poly Zachariah Barthen of Holmes Named to President’s Achievement List at SUNY Polytechnic Institute UTICA, NY (01/25/2016)– The following SUNY Polytechnic Institute students have been named to the President’s Achievement List for the Fall 2015 semester….

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Michael Spencer of Dover Plains Named to President’s Achievement List at SUNY Polytechnic Institute

  News from SUNY Poly Michael Spencer of Dover Plains Named to President’s Achievement List at SUNY Polytechnic Institute UTICA, NY (01/25/2016)– The following SUNY Polytechnic Institute students have been named to the President’s Achievement List for the Fall 2015…

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Anna Meyer achieves Dean’s List at Bay Path University

  Anna Meyer achieves Dean’s List at Bay Path University Pleasant Valley – Anna Meyers excellent academic performance has earned her Dean’s List recognition at Bay Path College in in Longmeadow, Massachusetts for the Fall of 2015. Bay Path University…

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ZEPHYR TEACHOUT TO RUN FOR CONGRESS

  ZEPHYR TEACHOUT TO RUN FOR CONGRESS Reformer Focused on Broken Political System Dover NY – Zephyr Teachout announced today that she will run for New York’s 19th Congressional District. Teachout is a leading advocate against corruption in politics who…

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Rebecca Meyers of Holmes Named to Hofstra University’s Fall 2015 Dean’s List

  News from Hofstra University Rebecca Meyers of Holmes Named to Hofstra University’s Fall 2015 Dean’s List HEMPSTEAD, NY (01/25/2016)– Rebecca Meyers of Holmes, NY excelled during the Fall 2015 semester, achieving a GPA of at least 3.5 to earn…

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Marcus Chiesa of Wingdale, NY has been named to the President’s Excellence List at SUNY Polytechnic Institute

  News from SUNY Poly Marcus Chiesa of Wingdale, NY has been named to the President’s Excellence List at SUNY Polytechnic Institute UTICA, NY (01/25/2016)– Marcus Chiesa of Wingdale, NY has been named to the President’s Excellence List for the…

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Molinaro Appoints Robert Kelly first Dutchess County Poet Laureate

  Molinaro Appoints Robert Kelly first Dutchess County Poet Laureate Poet Laureate to present poems at State of the County address   Poughkeepsie… Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro announced today he has appointed Annandale resident Robert Kelly as the County’s…

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Dutchess County Office for the Aging’s AGING NEWS

  Dutchess County Office for the Aging’s AGING NEWS OFA Director Mary Kaye Dolan Retires With a Look Ahead Sherriff Warns of Computer Scam Interfaith Peace Concert (2/7) FREE Tax Preparation Fall & Burn Prevention Seminar (2/18) Alzheimer Caregiver Support…

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Pet of the Week: Laila

  Laila is a beautiful and very friendly young girl at the Putnam Humane Society.  She’s about 11 months old and ready to bring some fun to a lucky family.  Laila is very active and playful.  She’s a smart girl…

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Molinaro Issues 2015 Annual Report to Legislature

  Molinaro Issues 2015 Annual Report to Legislature County Executive to look ahead for Dutchess County in upcoming State of the County Address Poughkeepsie… Dutchess County Executive Marcus J. Molinaro has submitted the Annual Report for 2015 to the Dutchess County…

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