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Pulaski Day in the City of Poughkeepsie Oct 12

Oct 11th, 2014 | By | Category: In Your Town

There will be a Pulaski Day celebration in the City of Poughkeepsie on Sunday, October 12, 2014 beginning at noon. The celebration includes a parade that begins at the Italian Center (227 Mill St.) and goes through Mansion St., N. Bridge St., Main St., N. Clover St., Mt. Carmel Pl., Delafield St., Hoffman St., Bain […]



Saugerties Man Arrested On Felony Burglary Charges

Oct 11th, 2014 | By | Category: Police Briefs

Members of the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office, Town of Saugerties Police Department, New York State Police and Town of Ulster Police Department responded for a 911 call of a possible burglary in progress.  An investigation determined Brian M. Bania, 22, of Saugerties, had entered a building on Old Stage Road in the Town of Ulster […]



2013 Year End Financial Report Shows Dutchess County Finances Stable

Oct 11th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

The Dutchess County Government has submitted its 2013 year end audited financial report to the New York State Comptroller as required by law.    The report, completed by independent auditing firm Drescher & Malecki, demonstrates the successful efforts undertaken by Dutchess County Government to control spending and maximize revenues.    Dutchess County’s 2013 general fund revenues totaled […]



Tom Stebbins to Speak at Dutchess Chamber’s October Breakfast

Oct 11th, 2014 | By | Category: Business News

Tom Stebbins, Executive Director of the Lawsuit Reform Alliance of New York State, will address the Dutchess County Regional Chamber of Commerce on the fight to reform the Scaffold Law and other legislation of interest to the Hudson Valley business community during the October Contact Breakfast on Wednesday, October 15 from 7:30-9 a.m. at the […]



2 Maryland men Arrested For Hyde Park Bank Robbery

Oct 11th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

On October 8, 2014, at approximately 8:39 am the Town of Hyde Park Police Department, the Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office and the New York State Police responded to the report of a robbery at the Hudson Valley Federal Credit Union on Route 9 in the Town of Hyde Park. The investigation revealed that prior to […]



Town of Pawling 2015 Budget Released

Oct 11th, 2014 | By | Category: Current Events

Town of Pawling Supervisor David Kelly released his 2015 tentative budget with a tax increase of 1.497%.  The budget includes proposals for new computer equipment, 3 full-time positions, and enhanced recreation programs for the town residents. “I have presented a budget that accounts for skyrocketing fuel and energy costs yet stays below the tax cap […]



Top sites for leaf peeping in the Hudson Valley

Oct 8th, 2014 | By | Category: Lifestyle

Brilliant fall colors, incredible vistas, and festive events highlight autumn visits to Orange County, NY. The hills are ablaze, the air is crisp, and visitors will want to spend several days at the weekend festivals, harvest events, farm markets, and Halloween-themed destinations. “‘Stunning’ is a perfect word to describe our backdrop of leaves in the […]



Help NFA Crew Raise Funds For 2015 Season

Oct 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Community Happenings

The Newburgh Free Academy High School Varsity Crew Team received wonderful news on September 9, 2014 when the Newburgh Enlarged City Board of Education passed a resolution to allow the team to be in existence and compete in this upcoming 2015 spring season provided the team raises enough money to fund themselves.  Friends of Newburgh […]



Greening Your Home for Business Lecture Series Begins Oct. 20

Oct 7th, 2014 | By | Category: In Your Town

The Rockland Business Association (RBA) Green Council is partnering with Rockland County BOCES to present a free eight lecture series called “Greening Your Home or Business” beginning Monday, Oct. 20 at 7 p.m. at  BOCES’ West Nyack campus on Parrott Road. The lecture brings together a group of industry experts in every category of sustainability […]



Ulster County 2014 Flu and Pneumonia Vaccination Clinics

Oct 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Ulster County Executive Mike Hein announces that the Ulster County Department of Health (UCDOH) will hold its annual flu and pneumonia vaccination clinics at several locations throughout Ulster County.  Information regarding sites, dates, and times are attached and appointments are not required.  County Executive Hein received his flu vaccination today to demonstrate the importance of […]