Animals evacuated from collapsing animal shelter building; volunteers needed
A New York animal shelter needs volunteers on Sunday to help remove the contents of their building after the building was found to be unsafe .
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Thu Mar 13, 2014
Metro-North to add trains for St. Patrick's Day in NYC
Metro-North will operate up to six additional trains on the Hudson and Harlem lines Monday to accommodate people headed to the 253rd St. Patrick's Day Parade.
Daryl Hall to open music venue
From left to right are musicians Billy F. Gibbons of ZZ Top, Shane Theriot, and Daryl Hall.
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Spring break travel destinations: Beacon, N.Y.
Just an 80-minute train ride from Grand Central Terminal, Beacon, N.Y., home to the largest museum of contemporary art, Dia:Beacon, is a great option for a spring break getaway.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Monumental sculpture created by Dimitar Lukanoc for JFK's Terminal 4 redevelopment
'Outside Time,' a new, monumental sculpture by artist Dimitar Lukanov, was formally unveiled on February 26, 2014 in the Departure Hall at New York's JFK Airport Terminal 4. The sculpture is the signature piece of a three-work sculpture project commissioned to Dimitar Lukanov by JFKIAT LLC in 2012 as part of the major redevelopment that Terminal 4 ... (more)
Christine Seward joins firm of Vanacore, DeBenedictus
Christine Seward of New Paltz joined the ac counting firm Vanacore, De Benedictus, DiGovanni & Weddell as a junior accoun tant in the Tax Department in the Newburgh office.
Good Life; positive achievements by mid-Hudson Valley residents for March 11
The Scouts organized a group of volunteers to clean up the property and add landscaping, created two wood exterior signs for the entrance gate and shelter building, and made reusable pet beds for the cats and dogs.
Magazine: Artisinal Pencil Sharpener David Rees
As improbable as is the profession of artisanal pencil sharpener, more outlandish still is the history of how one came to be one.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Beacon man charged with possession of PCP, crack cocaine
A passenger in a car stopped by town police Wednesday night was arrested after he was found in possession of PCP and crack cocaine.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Chief: Unattended food caused Beacon house fire
A house fire on School Street Tuesday afternoon resulted in fire and smoke damage to the home and the collapse of the rear-porch roof, City Fire Chief Gary Van Voorhis said.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
The Journal News
On his way to top toque
People say the James Beard Foundation awards are like the Oscars for chefs. But when Eric Gabrynowicz, the chef-owner of Restaurant North in Armonk, cooked at the James Beard House earlier this year, he went with another metaphor.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
The Journal News
State wrestling: Alex Delacruz handles loss with grace
There was a time in Alex Delacruz's life when he had a tough time handling a loss.
The Journal News
Sunday Drive: Beacon
There are lots of options from The Hop Beacon , a craft brewpub , to the dynamite Beacon Bagel , but I always stop at Beacon Falls Cafe for brunch.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Good Life: Positive achievements by mid-Hudson Valley residents for Feb. 27
This year's topic for grades 5 through 8 was "The Lives of Children During the American Revolution."
For champions of freedom, Washington's birthday ball shined
Editor's note: This is the final installment in a series of historical sketches of life in Dutchess County before the Civil War as a reflection of the larger history of the United States at the time.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Have you seen this woman?
State Police are looking for a woman who they say cashed forged personal checks at several Chase Bank locations in the region Feb. 17. The woman hit banks in Newburgh, the Village of Fishkill and Beacon.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
The Green Life: Benefit dinner on Thursday for Sloop Woody Guthrie
Almost everyone knows that the Sloop Clearwater was commissioned by Pete Seeger and and made her first voyage in 1969.
Network monitors Hudson River
Better river monitoring means a better understanding of waterway dynamics. And that means better protection of the natural resource, nearby habitats and related human activities.