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Beacon, New York is located in Dutchess County. Zip codes in Beacon, NY include 12508. The median home price in Beacon is $235,000 which is roughly $156/per square foot. More Beacon information.

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Tuesday Jul 22 | Hudson Valley Press

Eleven Complete Mount's Leadership Skills Program

Eleven Mount Saint Mary College pre-freshmen completed The Dyson Summer Leadership Institute, a comprehensive program designed to support the transition and persistence of first-year Mount students, on Friday, July 18. Students from Newburgh, Wappingers Falls, Lagrangeville, Mount Vernon, Olivebridge, Beacon, New York City and beyond participated ... (more)

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

WTOP-FM Washington

Seeger tribute at Newport honors traditional folk

Newport, known as the place where Bob Dylan cast aside his acoustic guitar and went electric in 1965, has made its mark on the festival scene more recently with an innovative mix of old and new -- most with a far different sound than the folk movement Seeger helped lead.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Connecticut Post

Lazy man's trip to Hudson River village

Artwork from Bridgeport-based artist kHyal is on display in Gallery 66 NY in Cold Spring, N.Y. Photo: Contributed Photo If you go How to get there: Cold Spring, N.Y., is north of Peekskill and south of Beacon on the eastern bank of the Hudson River, accessible from Route 84 or Route 9, or from Metro North's Hudson Line.

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Times Herald-Record

Sharing stories and song at Seeger Fest July 18-21

Since the passings of icons, activists and Beacon residents Pete and Toshi Seeger, tributes have poured into the Hudson Valley from all over the world.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

The Warwick Advertiser

Slave music returns to Hudson Valley Underground Railroad route

Newburgh Jazz Series presents Tyrone Birkett at the Arboretum at Thomas Bull Memorial Park in Campbell Hall on Wednesday, July 23, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tyrone Birkett's music is a 21st century extension of the freedom songs sung by slaves in the early 1800s.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Times Herald-Record

Newburgh casino pitches $5M more in local benefits

The Hudson Valley Casino & Resort has inked agreements that would provide local municipalities and school districts with more than $5 million in community benefits if the project is built.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Times Herald-Record

Pedestrian access limited on Na burgh-Beacon bridge

The pedestrian walkway on the Newburgh-Beacon Bridge will close for through passage on weekdays until the end of August.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Hudson Valley Press

Saratoga Casino And Raceway Files Application

Saratoga Casino and Raceway announced that it has signed a partnership agreement with the principals of Rush Street Gaming to own and operate the Hudson Valley Casino & Resort in Newburgh, New York.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

Albany Times Union

Rush Street/Saratoga Gaming declare

After dodging questions about their union for weeks, Rush Street Gaming and Saratoga Harness revealed their marriage in Orange County on Monday.

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