Daily Hudson Valley News » In Your Town

In Your Town

Irish Music Concert at the Port Jervis Free Library March 3

Feb 9th, 2015 | By | Category: In Your Town

To celebrate all things Irish, the Port Jervis Free Library will present a concert by The Parting Glass Band on Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. Admission is free. The concert features traditional and contemporary Irish music performed by Al Gessner on button accordion, flute, and vocals; Patti Gessner on tin whistle, vocals, and […]

Mount Saint Mary talk takes appetizing look at chemistry of cider

Jan 19th, 2015 | By | Category: In Your Town

Get a taste of the sweet side of academics with “The Chemistry of Making Apple Cider” at Mount Saint Mary College on January 29 at 7 p.m. The talk, free and open to the public, will take place at the college’s Dominican Center, room 218, at 330 Powell Avenue, Newburgh, N.Y. According to speaker Timothy […]

Dutchess County Indoor Golf Leagues Now Forming

Jan 8th, 2015 | By | Category: In Your Town

Tired of the cold weather? At DC Indoor Golf, nothing stops the fun. The facilities are fit with 8 PGA Tour Simulators, each loaded with almost 50 courses to choose from. Add that to a laid back and family-friendly atmosphere it’s the perfect environment for everybody. Leagues start the week of January 19th and last […]

Snow Tubing at Orange County Park Begins January 10

Jan 3rd, 2015 | By | Category: In Your Town

Orange County Executive Steve Neuhaus and Commissioner Richard L. Rose of the Department of Parks, Recreation and Conservation announced that snow tubing is scheduled to begin at Thomas Bull Memorial Park starting Saturday, January 10 and running to March 1, weather and conditions permitting. A discounted fee of $15 is available to residents to use […]

Kakizome 2015, Japanese New Year interactive cultural program

Dec 29th, 2014 | By | Category: In Your Town

The Arts Mid-Hudson Folk Arts Program and the Mid-Hudson Japanese Community Association present Kakizome, a Japanese cultural program celebrating the traditional first calligraphy writing of the New Year, on Saturday, January 3, 2015, 2:00 pm -3:30 pm, at Arts Mid-Hudson, 696 Dutchess Turnpike (Rt. 44), Poughkeepsie. Amid the winter holiday flurry, we look with anticipation […]

Hendry to be sworn in as Port Jervis City Court Judge

Dec 23rd, 2014 | By | Category: In Your Town

Friends to Elect James Hendry proudly announces that the race has finally been certified by the Orange County Board of Elections, and our candidate will be the next Port Jervis City Court Judge.  Hendry will be sworn in by outgoing Judge Victoria B. Campbell on December 31 at 1pm in City Council Chambers. The ceremony […]

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 […]

Transportation Council to Approve Funds For Dutchess County Communities

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

The Poughkeepsie-Dutchess County Transportation Council (PDCTC) has announced that the Transportation Council will meet on Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at 1:30 p.m. at the Locust Grove Estate (Reese Gallery Room), 2683 South Road (Route 9), Poughkeepsie, NY 12601. The Council is expected to approve new bylaws that update voting membership based on data from the […]

Gold MarCom Award Earned for Orange County Driver Safety Posters

Dec 2nd, 2014 | By | Category: In Your Town

Orange County District Attorney David M. Hoovler’s driver safety public service announcements were recently honored with a prestigious Gold Award from MarCom, an international competition that recognizes outstanding creative achievement by marketing and communication professionals. The District Attorney’s Office was also awarded an Honorable Mention by MarCom for its heroin prevention public service announcements, which […]

Branches of Humanity Adopt a Family Holiday Program Needs Your Help

Nov 23rd, 2014 | By | Category: In Your Town

Branches of Humanity is calling all businesses, clubs, organizations and individuals in the Hudson Valley to lend a hand this Holiday season. Below is a list of families they have taken on for their Holiday adopt a family program. They need your help to bring some Holiday Cheer to these local families in need, by […]