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Forensic expert, Mount mathematician presents data on suicide patterns in Dutchess County

Nov 11th, 2014 | By | Category: Current Events

Jennifer Bready, associate professor and chair of the Division of Mathematics/Information Technology at Mount Saint Mary College, and her husband, Robert Bready, chief forensic investigator for the Dutchess County Medical Examiner’s office, recently presented “A Ten-Year Study of Suicides in Dutchess County” at the college. The Breadys discussed current trends in suicides based on the […]



Poughkeepsie Man Charged After Fraudulent Check Investigation

Nov 8th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

On November 4, 2014 at approximately 3:00 p.m., New York State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigation from the Wappinger Barracks charged Shayne D. Slade, 31, of Poughkeepsie, New York, with Grand Larceny 3rd Degree, a Class D Felony, Criminal Possession of a Forged Instrument 2nd Degree, a Class D Felony, and Petit Larceny, a Class […]



2014 Veterans Day Observances in Dutchess County

Nov 8th, 2014 | By | Category: Community Happenings

Veterans Day is Tuesday, November 11th.    Dutchess County Executive Marcus J. Molinaro and Division of Veterans’ Services Director Nelson Eddy Rivera, USN (Ret) encourage Dutchess County residents to celebrate local veterans by participating in one or more of the numerous Veterans Day events planned across the county. Veterans Day is a national holiday intended to […]



Foster Grandparent Program Seeking Volunteers

Nov 8th, 2014 | By | Category: In Your Town

The Foster Grandparent Program of Westchester Community Opportunity Program, Inc. is expanding its outreach efforts and is interested in attracting additional volunteers. This program provides valuable assistance to children with special and exceptional needs in an academic setting.  The Foster Grandparent volunteers serve one-on-one as tutors and mentors to young people throughout the six counties […]



Dutchess County Among Top in State with Improved Bond Rating

Oct 29th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro recently announced that Standard & Poor’s Rating Services has assigned Dutchess County government an AA+ bond rating, an upgrade from the previous Aa2 rating in November 2013 by Moody’s Investors Services.  Standard & Poor’s issued the bond rating as the County prepares to issue new bonds to fund various capital […]



MLS Director Addresses Dutchess County Bar Association

Oct 29th, 2014 | By | Category: Current Events

Recently, the Dutchess County Bar Association held its membership luncheon at the Poughkeepsie Grand in Poughkeepsie. Their keynote speaker was Santo (Sandy) Tambone, Executive Officer of Mid-Hudson Multiple Listing Service LLC (MHMLS). Mr. Tambone spoke to the change in the mission of the multiple listing service (MLS), current market conditions within the Dutchess County real […]



November 2014 Events at Beekman Library

Oct 18th, 2014 | By | Category: In Your Town

EVENTS IN NOVEMBER AT BEEKMAN LIBRARY Secrets Wall Street Doesn’t Want You to Know Saturday, November 8 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM Free. Registration required. Have you just come into some money or have some money to invest? This lively, fact-packed seminar is a must for those who want to learn from a consumer advocate, […]



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 […]



60 Year Fire Service Member to be Honored in Dutchess County

Oct 3rd, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

The Dutchess County Volunteer Fireman’s Association will host its 18th Annual Memorial Service on Sunday, October 5th at 12pm at the Dutchess County Emergency Response Center located at 392 Creek Road in the Town of Hyde Park.  The annual service recognizes departed members of Dutchess County fire departments or EMS agencies who have passed away […]



Dutchess County Tax Foreclosure Auction October 8

Oct 1st, 2014 | By | Category: Community Calendar

The Dutchess County Department of Finance will hold the 2014 Real Property Tax Foreclosure Real Estate Auction on Wednesday, October 8 at the Poughkeepsie Grand Hotel.   Approximately 150 properties with delinquencies from unpaid taxes levied in 2011 will be auctioned in order to return the properties to the tax rolls. The list of available properties […]