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Clearwater Welcomes Matt Soper as New Development Director

Jul 17th, 2014 | By | Category: In Your Town

Matt Soper has joined Hudson River Sloop Clearwater as Director of Development. In this role, he will be responsible for creating strategies to increase individual giving, foundation and government support, corporate sponsorships, planned giving, and membership. Soper brings extensive experience in major gift fundraising, annual giving, foundation support, and has also worked closely with volunteer […]



City of Newburgh Fall Softball Leagues Forming

Jul 9th, 2014 | By | Category: In Your Town

Registration is now open for City of Newburgh Fall Softball Leagues! The fee for the league is $650 including one dozen softballs. Interested teams must place their $100 non-refundable deposit by July 25. Payment in full must be made by the league meeting on August 1 at 6 p.m.  at the City of Newburgh Activity […]



Mount to hold one-stop admissions session for adults, transfers, and high school grads

Jul 4th, 2014 | By | Category: In Your Town

Traditional and adult students interested in transferring credits towards a bachelor’s degree or adding a master’s degree to their credentials can meet with Mount Saint Mary College admissions specialists on Wednesday, July 16 from 2 to 7 p.m. at the Kaplan Family Mathematics, Science and Technology Center, 330 Powell Ave., Newburgh, N.Y. Students should bring […]



Newburgh Prep Student Art Show at Ritz Theatre Gallery

Jun 24th, 2014 | By | Category: In Your Town

Original artwork created by students of Newburgh Prep High School will be on display in the historic Ritz Theatre’s lobby gallery located at 107 Broadway through the end of June. “We are excited to be partnering with Safe Harbors and the Ritz Theatre to showcase the artistic talent of our Newburgh Prep students,” said Tom […]



July Events at Storm King Arts Center

Jun 17th, 2014 | By | Category: In Your Town

Some highlights from the July events calendar include our first after-hours guided Moonlit Walking Tour of the season on July 12th, Wanderings & Wonderings-an imaginative tour with artist Katarina Jerinic on July 19th, an outdoor concert in Storm King’s fields with indie groups The Baseball Project and Happiness on July 20th, and Morning Yoga every […]



Poughkeepsie to Celebrate National NeighborWorks Week 2014

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

From June 7 – 15th, thousands of people across the country will join together to celebrate National NeighborWorks Week, an annual event aimed at mobilizing neighborhood-scale change and awareness. Hudson River Housing will launch its celebration of the week with a Walk-In Day at its HomeOwnership Center, located at 291 Mill Street, Poughkeepsie on Monday, […]



Moodna Creek Watershed Council: June Is Moodna Month

Jun 9th, 2014 | By | Category: In Your Town

The Moodna Creek Watershed Intermunicipal Council is offering a series of educational and recreational events throughout June in order to increase awareness of the Moodna Creek, its tributary streams, and other natural resources within the Watershed. Events are open to the public, but registration is required for some events. Wednesday, June 18 Sunset Kayak Tour […]



US Air Force Jazz Ensemble in Poughkeepsie June 17

Jun 5th, 2014 | By | Category: In Your Town

The Dutchess County Regional Chamber of Commerce will host the United States Air Force Rhythm in Blue Jazz Ensemble on Tuesday, June 17 at 7 p.m. at Poughkeepsie High School for a complimentary concert.  The show is appropriate for music fans of all ages. While there is no admission fee, all attendees must have a […]



Orange Regional Medical Center Offers Free Mammograms June 7

Jun 3rd, 2014 | By | Category: In Your Town

Orange Regional Medical Center will offer free mammograms on Saturday, June 7, 2014 from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Ray W. Moody, M.D. Breast Center located at the Orange Regional Medical Pavilion, 75 Crystal Run Road, in Middletown. Appointments are limited and must be made by Wednesday, June 4.  Pre-registration is required. During […]



Rowing History Passed Down at Newburgh Rowing Club Boathouse

May 27th, 2014 | By | Category: In Your Town

on May 17th, seven descendants of the Ward Brothers traveled from Pennsylvania to the Ward Brothers Memorial Park in Newburgh to present a 115-year-old priceless silver megaphone, which had belonged to Ellis F. Ward, the first coach of the University of Pennsylvania Crew Team, to the Newburgh Rowing Club. “The Rudloff Family was pleased to […]