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Greater Hudson Valley Health System Appoints VP of Financial Planning

Dec 12th, 2014 | By | Category: Business News

The Greater Hudson Valley Health System (GHVHS) is pleased to announce the appointment of Jill Embler as Vice President of Financial Planning. Ms. Embler’s scope of responsibility includes direct oversight of long range financial planning and forecasting, along with the planning and implementation of business intelligence and reporting. Ms. Embler will also facilitate the formation […]



Port Jervis Police Now Equipped With Overdose Prevention Rescue Kits

Dec 10th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

Port Jervis City Police Officers have recently been trained in the proper use of Naloxone to reverse opiate related overdoses and have been equipped with Overdose Prevention Rescue Kits with the support of the NYS Division of Criminal Justice Services and Mr. Jeffrey Spitz, Executive Director of Restorative Management Corp with officers located in Port […]



Lake Street Bridge Re-Opens in City of Newburgh

Dec 10th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Local businesses along with Mayor Judy Kennedy and the Newburgh City Council joined together for the re-opening of the Lake Street bridge on Tuesday, December 9th at 12:00 pm. The City Council authorized spending of $80,000 to install a temporary bridge as a pro-active measure in order to support the local businesses while a permanent […]



Tkazyik Vetoes Four Poughkeepsie City Council Resolutions

Dec 10th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Poughkeepsie Mayor John Tkazyik vetoed four different resolutions passed by the City Council. Three (R-14-70; R-14-71; R-14-72) concern the Council’s acquisition of a property located at 204 Church Street. “The Council voted to acquire this property with no plan, no cost analysis, no notion of what the property is worth, absent any knowledge of potential […]



Lalor Announces Salute to Law Enforcement Day

Dec 10th, 2014 | By | Category: Community Happenings

Assemblyman Kieran Michael Lalor (R,C,I – East Fishkill) is organizing a Salute to Law Enforcement Day to recognize local law enforcement officers for their service. The event is planned for early January 2015. “Every day the dedicated efforts of our police officers keep our communities safe,” said Lalor. “They protect our homes, our schools, and […]



Texting Option Added to NY Sheriff Crime Victim Notification System

Dec 10th, 2014 | By | Category: In Your Town

Ulster County Sheriff Paul J. VanBlarcum announces the launch of an enhancement to the New York Sheriffs’ Victim Hotline (VINE) that will enable crime victims to receive a text message notification in the event of any change in the custody status of an offender incarcerated in a county correctional facility in New York State or […]



Ulster County Proposes Tourist Railroad and Kingston Trail

Dec 10th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Ulster County Executive Mike Hein, with the support of local government officials and local business and community leaders, announced yesterday a new proposal that would accommodate both tourism railroad operations and recreational trail development in the City of Kingston.  The plan would include an additional section of the County-owned Ulster and Delaware (“U&D”) Railroad corridor […]



Barrett’s bill to support senior farmers delivered to Cuomo

Dec 10th, 2014 | By | Category: Current Events

Continuing her efforts to help strengthen agriculture and better support senior farmers, Assemblymember Didi Barrett (D – Columbia, Dutchess) announced that a bill she authored to support senior farmers was delivered to Govenor Cuomo’s desk this past Friday (A.9215). The governor has 10 days to act on the bill after its delivery to him. “Our […]



New York Medical Lab Approved For Start-Up NY Program

Dec 10th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

In a move that will both bolster entrepreneurship and enhance economic development in the Mid-Hudson Valley and beyond, 11,800 square feet of newly developed research space on the campus of New York Medical College (NYMC), including its new biotechnology incubator (BioInc@NYMC), has been named a tax-free zone in the Empire State Development’s START-UP NY business […]



Kleban to Step Up as Dutchess Chamber Senior VP and COO

Dec 10th, 2014 | By | Category: Business News

Charles S. North, President and CEO of the Dutchess County Regional Chamber of Commerce, announces that Rich Kleban will become the organization’s Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, replacing Gloria Cukar. Cukar has accepted a position as Senior Director of External Affairs with MidHudson Regional Hospital of Westchester Medical Center effective in early 2015. […]