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Orange County Democratic Women to Pay Tribute to Educators

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

Orange County Democratic Women will host a gala dinner on April 26 at the Meadowbrook Lodge (5pm to 9 pm).  The event is a tribute to local educators and comes a few days before Teacher Appreciation Week. The gala will bring parents, students, educators, and legislators together. Speakers will enlighten people about the work being […]



Astorino, Day and Odell to Talk Regional and County Issues on April 25

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

County Executives Rob Astorino of Westchester, Ed Day of Rockland and Maryellen Odell of Putnam will participate in a Hudson Valley Pattern for Progress panel discussion of regional and county issues Friday, April 25, in Suffern. Astorino, Day and Odell are expected to field questions on topics ranging from county finances and the state tax […]



Horizons Hosts Community Book Fair at Newburgh Barnes and Noble

Apr 21st, 2014 | By | Category: In Your Town

Barnes and Noble in Newburgh was jam-packed recently for the Horizons on the Hudson Community Book Fair.  Activities included story times with Mother Goose, Cat in the Hat, members of school staff, students and parents, face-painting, arts and crafts, a presentation on Diwali (Festival of Lights celebrated in India), and a display of special collections. […]



Dutchess Home Sales in March Show Decline After Long Tough Winter

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

It was not unexpected the severe winter would adversely impact closed sales at some point. March again, as did February show a decline in closed sales for single family detached homes in Dutchess County. The area had not experienced such weather conditions since 1995, resulting in fewer buyers viewing homes to purchase; the reluctance of […]



Matteawan Federal Credit Union Merges With HVFCU

Apr 1st, 2014 | By | Category: In Your Town

Matteawan Federal Credit Union (MFCU) in Fishkill, New York, has merged with Hudson Valley Federal Credit Union (HVFCU).  HVFCU assumed the operations of MFC U effective April 1, 2014.  The Boards of Directors of both credit unions as well as the members of MFCU approved the merger. “We welcome the members of Matteawan Federal Credit […]



NFA Announces 2014 Empty Bowls Hunger Relief Program

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

On Thursday, April 3, 2014, Newburgh Free Academy will host Empty Bowls 2014 from 5:30 p.m. until 7 p.m. in the North Cafeteria at the NFA Main Campus. Empty Bowls is a national network of volunteer efforts to provide hunger relief. All proceeds go to the Food Bank of the Hudson Valley, the main food […]



Newburgh Rowing Hosts Eastern New York Indoor Championship

Mar 26th, 2014 | By | Category: In Your Town

on Saturday, March 22, 2014, the Newburgh Rowing Club again hosted the Eastern NYS Indoor Rowing Championship, at Local 17 Labor Hall, 451 Little Britain Road, Newburgh, NY.  More than 250 rowers competed on indoor rowing machines, with participants from Kingston High School, Warwick High School, O’Neill High School,  North Rockland High School, Tuxedo High […]



Funding Available for Ulster County Arts

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

Arts Mid-Hudson announces the availability of awards through the Ulster County Cultural Services & Promotion Fund (UCCSPF). Established Ulster County nonprofits working in all arts disciplines are eligible and encouraged to apply for programmatic and institutional advancement projects. APPLICATION SEMINARS: Eve Madalengoitia, Director of Programs & Arts Services will lead two seminars to help potential […]



Town of Gardiner Summer 2014 Recreation Information

Mar 22nd, 2014 | By | Category: In Your Town

A six-week summer program for children entering Kindergarten through entering 8th grade.  Camp runs Mondays – Fridays from 9 am – 3 pm. Our home base is Majestic Park, which is where we spend fun-filled days every Monday and Wednesday (Sports, Arts & Crafts, Group Games, Library Program, Performing Arts, etc.). Tuesdays and Thursdays are […]



Million-Hair Challenge to be held in Peekskill March 22nd

Mar 19th, 2014 | By | Category: In Your Town

On Saturday March 22nd at 7:00pm, Beale Street Barber Shop of South St. in Peekskill, NY ,NAYGN  and Division Street Grill Peekskill ,NY, will host the first ever Million-Hair Challenge Hair Drive to benefit the Kathleen F Marks Memorial Foundation. Six participants will cut a minimum of eight inches of hair to donate to KFM. […]