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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 […]



Molinaro Submits Dutchess County 2013 Annual Report

Feb 4th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Dutchess County Executive Marcus J. Molinaro has submitted the Annual Report for 2013 to the Dutchess County Legislature pursuant to the requirements of the Dutchess County Charter. County Executive Molinaro stated, “As we continue our multi-year transformation of county government, we are focused on our ongoing efforts to reduce the overall cost of government while […]



Maloney Releases End of Year Report

Dec 24th, 2013 | By | Category: Political

Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) released his 2013 Year End Annual Report, which highlights his legislative work, constituent services, district events, and correspondence. “Despite dysfunction and gridlock in Washington, I’m proud of the results we have achieved for my neighbors in the Hudson Valley like helping veterans receive their earned compensation, delivering Social Security checks […]



Chamber Foundation Awards Steven Chickery With 2013 Athena Award

Dec 9th, 2013 | By | Category: Business News

Steven J. Chickery, president of family-owned Hudson Valley Office Furniture, has been chosen by The Chamber Foundation as the recipient of the 2013 ATHENA Award.  He was presented his honor at the annual ATHENA Awards Brunch on Sunday, December 8 at The Grandview in Poughkeepsie.  Chickery, the Hudson Valley’s first male recipient of the ATHENA […]



The Chamber Foundation Announces 2013 ATHENA Award Honorees

Sep 23rd, 2013 | By | Category: Business News

The Chamber Foundation, Inc. is proud to announce the 11 honorees eligible for the 2013 ATHENA Award.  All honorees will be recognized at a private cocktail reception on November 7 before the award is officially presented at the ATHENA Awards Brunch on December 8.  The recipient will later represent the Hudson Valley at a regional […]



85 Year Old US Navy Vet Accepts High School Diploma

Jun 26th, 2013 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

Completing high school and accepting your diploma with the rest of your classmates is a right of passage for America’s youth. For most, that happens a few short days after the end of the academic school year. For one Newburgh man, it was 68 years in the making. Eighty-five year old George Whalen earned his […]



Grand Marshal Named for 2013 Newburgh Memorial Day Parade

Apr 23rd, 2013 | By | Category: General Interest

City of Newburgh Memorial Day Parade Committee Meeting April 29, 2013 David McTamaney Named Grand Marshal The City of Newburgh Memorial Day Parade Committee will meet on Monday, April 29, 2013 at 6 p.m. at the Alexis Diner, 5023 Route 9W. The meeting is open to the public. Churches, community groups, organizations and service clubs […]



Goshen Board of Education Adopts 2013-14 Proposed Budget

Apr 19th, 2013 | By | Category: Featured Articles

At a meeting on April 15, the Board of Education adopted a $63,984,473 proposed budget for 2013-14. This budget, which represents a spending increase of 3.85 percent, will result in a tax levy increase of 3.76 percent – an increase that meets the district’s legal limit under the property tax levy cap legislation. Voters will […]



Hudson Valley Philharmonic String Competition 2013 Winners Announced

Mar 15th, 2013 | By | Category: Featured Articles

The 41th Annual Hudson Valley Philharmonic String Competition concluded its multi-day contest on Sunday March 10th at Vassar College’s Skinner Hall and chose three exceptional winners from twenty string players vying for recognition. First Place:  The winner is Michael Casimir, a violist from the Juilliard School. He played the Bloch: Suite for Viola, which earns […]



Girl Scouts, YWCA Announce 2013 Orange County Women of Achievement

Mar 4th, 2013 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Eight Outstanding Women Recognized for Contributions to Community The mother-daughter duo of Dr. Michele Winchester Vega and Natasha Vega, co-chairs of the 2013 Tribute to Women of Achievement of Orange County event, announced this year’s Tribute honorees on behalf of the award’s host organizations, Girl Scouts Heart of the Hudson and YWCA Orange County. “As […]