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August Regents Exams in Newburgh

Jul 24th, 2014 | By | Category: General Interest

The 2014 August Regents Examinations and RCTs are scheduled for Wednesday, August 13 and Thursday, August 14, 2014, at the Newburgh Free Academy Main Campus, 201 Fullerton Avenue, Newburgh, West Wing, using the Roe Street entrance. Students taking the Physical Setting/Earth Science Regents must also take the Earth Science Lab Practicum between July 28 and […]

Horizon Family Medical Provider on Federal Registry

Jul 17th, 2014 | By | Category: General Interest

Victoria Rheaume, a Family Nurse Practitioner in Horizon Family Medical Group’s Florida office, has successfully completed the National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners examination, and is listed on the Registry. Victoria can administer physical exams of commercial motor vehicle drivers according to new federal guidelines. She will make important medical certification decisions that will reduce […]

ORMC Foundation’s Board of Trustees Announces New Members

Jul 13th, 2014 | By | Category: General Interest

The Orange Regional Medical Center Foundation welcomes three new members to its Board of Trustees: Michael J. Flynn, J. Miguel Rodrigues and Catherine B. Suehnholz. Michael J. Flynn is Vice President of Commercial Banking at M&T Bank. Mr. Flynn joined the Middle Market Commercial Lending Group in 2001, after four years in the Bank’s Retail […]

Warrior Hike July 13 in Pawling

Jul 5th, 2014 | By | Category: General Interest

You’re invited to join community members, elected officials, the Veterans of Foreign Wars, the American Legion, the Boy and Girl Scouts of America, the Daughters of the American Revolution, and others to welcome the 2014 Warrior Hikers as they pass through Dutchess County along the Appalachian Trail. SUNDAY, JULY 13 3:00 PM NATIVE LANDSCAPES 991 […]

Dutchess County Tourism Launches Five New My Day in Dutchess Videos

Jun 17th, 2014 | By | Category: General Interest

Dutchess County Tourism is excited to announce the release of five new professionally made promotional videos. These videos can be viewed on Dutchess Tourism’s YouTube channel at  and feature a My Day in Dutchess testimonial, each celebrating a specific aspect of tourism: arts, family, outdoors, culinary, and history. Each themed video is about 3 minutes […]

Maloney’s Dam Safety Act Becomes Law

Jun 13th, 2014 | By | Category: General Interest

Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18)’s Dam Safety Act was signed into law this week as part of the Water Resources Reform and Development Act (WRRDA). The Dam Safety Act, which is Maloney’s third bill to be signed into law, provides communities with the support they need to ensure dams have the highest safety standards. WRRDA […]

Orange Regional Medical Center Offers Lung Cancer Support Group

Jun 10th, 2014 | By | Category: General Interest

Orange Regional Medical Center will begin offering a lung cancer support group on June 26. The group will meet the fourth Thursday of each month from 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at Orange Regional Medical Center’s Outpatient Conference Room, 707 East Main Street, in Middletown. This support group is for patients, their friends and families […]

Green Chimneys Gala Raises Funds to Support Children and Animals

Jun 9th, 2014 | By | Category: General Interest

Guests of Green Chimneys’ 2014 Spring Gala felt “The Rhythm of Success” at a celebratory evening dedicated to the nonprofit’s renowned special education and therapeutic programs that help children find their own special rhythm and ultimately, success. Nearly 300 guests gathered at The New York Botanical Garden on May 15th, raising $250K for Green Chimneys’ […]

Orange County Office of Community Development Continues Mobile Office Hours

Jun 2nd, 2014 | By | Category: General Interest

The Orange County Office of Community Development is continuing its series of Mobile Offices to make services accessible to county residents. Upcoming Mobile Offices will be hosted at the following locations: Wednesday, June 5 Town of Tuxedo- Town Hall, One Temple Drive, Tuxedo-9:30-10:30AM Village of Harriman- Village Hall, One Church Street, Harriman- 11am-12noon Town of […]

Orange Regional Medical Center Receives National Recognition

May 27th, 2014 | By | Category: General Interest

Orange Regional Medical Center has been recognized by Healthgrades, a leading online national resource that educates consumers about hospitals and physicians, for providing quality patient care. In addition to Healthgrades naming Orange Regional among the top 5% in the nation for patient safety in 2013, they recently received Five Star recognitions in Interventional Coronary Procedures, […]