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Molinaro Declares Countywide State of Emergency in Dutchess

Jan 27th, 2015 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Dutchess County Executive Marcus J. Molinaro, in consultation with the Dutchess County Department of Emergency Response, Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office, New York State Police and the National Weather Service from Albany, has declared a countywide State of Emergency for the County of Dutchess will go into effect at 9pm this evening (Monday, January 26, 2015).   […]



Public Comment Encouraged on Dutchess County Justice and Transition Center

Jan 19th, 2015 | By | Category: Featured Articles

The Dutchess County Justice and Transition Center’s External Advisory Group will host its next public meeting on Thursday, January 29th at 6:00 p.m. at the Bardavon Opera House in Poughkeepsie.  The public is invited to attend and there will be a public comment period as part of the agenda. The External Advisory Group (EAG) meetings […]



Dutchess County is Freeze Compliant for Property Taxpayer Rebate Checks

Jan 9th, 2015 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Dutchess County Executive Marcus J. Molinaro announced Dutchess County’s tax freeze certification has been successfully submitted to the New York State Comptroller’s Office, ensuring STAR eligible taxpayers in Dutchess County receive a property tax credit rebate check in the fall as a result of the 2015 Dutchess County budget property tax levy reduction. County Executive […]



Dutchess County Home Sales Just Miss Four Year Increase

Jan 8th, 2015 | By | Category: Featured Articles

The Dutchess County real estate market just missed posting its fourth consecutive year of higher than previous units sold of single family detached homes by only three units, statistically by 0.2%. The number of units sold in 2013 was 1790 and in 2014 the market posted 1787. December’s closed sales were equal to last year […]



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 […]



Mid-Hudson Region Named Top Performer by REDC

Dec 12th, 2014 | By | Category: Lead Article

As part of Governor Cuomo’s Regional Economic Development Council (REDC) initiative, the Mid-Hudson region will receive $82.8 million as an REDC “Top Performer,” according to an announcement made in Albany Thursday. The funding is part of a $709.2 million package of economic and community development aid available to 10 regions across New York State. Dutchess […]



Pace Land Use Law Center Honors Molinaro with Groundbreaker’s Award

Dec 10th, 2014 | By | Category: Current Events

The Pace Land Use Law Center today honored Dutchess County Executive Marcus J. Molinaro as this year’s recipient of the Groundbreaker’s Award.  The Groundbreaker’s Award is given to a graduate of the Center’s Land Use Leadership Alliance (LULA) Training Program who has done exemplary work in a community or region using the types of land […]



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 […]



Dutchess County Legislature Adopts Molinaro’s Budget with Bipartisan Support

Dec 9th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

The 2015 Dutchess County Budget was adopted in 19-6 bipartisan vote by the Dutchess County Legislature. The adopted budget, with few amendments to Dutchess County Executive Marcus Molinaro’s Tentative County Budget, ensures Dutchess County moves forward with largest property tax levy reduction in over a decade, property tax rebate checks for homeowners paid for by […]



Astor Services Appoints New COO

Dec 9th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Astor Services for Children & Families appointed Renee Fillette, Ph.D., to the new position of Chief Operating Officer (COO). Astor provides behavioral and educational services to more than 6,000 children and families annually in over 33 locations in the Hudson Valley and the Bronx. Fillette was the Executive Director of St. John Bosco Child & […]