Press & Sun-Bulletin
With Lopez gone, focus shifts to Silver
Disgraced Assemblyman Vito Lopez resigned at 9 a.m., but Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver remains under fire for not doing more to curb Lopez's years of alleged sexual harassment of aides.
Mon May 20, 2013
Wed May 15, 2013
Skywriting: 3 daring things to do this summer
The nicer weather we are experiencing has an effect on mood, ambition and general "being." Spring fever is not just a term but also a true feeling.
Sat May 11, 2013
Empire State News
Freshman lawmakers plan to introduce bipartisan term limit bill
WAPPINGERS FALLS They have been in office for less than six months, but two Assembly members are talking about limiting how long they can be there.
Fri May 10, 2013
Law Firm Newswire
The Sequester Cuts Close to Home for NYC Seniors And Others
White Plains, NY May 10, 2013 - In New York, the sequester has affected a number of social services, including hot meal delivery for the elderly and at senior centers.
Wed May 08, 2013
Skywriting: Mother's Day gifts and tips
Fair warning: this weekend is Mothers Day! It's the Hallmark holiday designated to honor and celebrate Mom, selfless, hard-working and often under-appreciated. Almost every mother will give her children the traditional response of "It's the thought that counts" in regards to gift-giving, whether its flowers, candy or a homemade coupon book good for ... (more)
Tue May 07, 2013
Wall Street Journal
A Matter of Prudence
That the U.S. has never faced a military coup is owed in large part to George Washington as a general and, later, as president.
Sun May 05, 2013
Presentation set on aging successfully
What are the things that concern you most about advancing age? The group known as Aging in Place America has found the top five things seniors fear most are: losing independence, moving to a nursing home, loss of family and friends, giving up driving and death.
Fri May 03, 2013
All Cupcakes, All The Time
Cupcake Festival This Weekend In Fishkill
Hudson Valley's K104.7 is hosting their first annual cupcake festival in Fishkill, NY .
Thu May 02, 2013
School bus accident reported on Route 82
The five Fishkill Plains Elementary students, the bus driver and the driver of the truck did not have injuries requiring medical attention, according to Kevin Barry, public affairs officer for Rombout Fire Department.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
IBM raises dividend 12 pct, authorizes $5B buyback
IBM says its board has raised its regular quarterly dividend by 12 percent to 95 cents and approved a plan to repurchase up to $5 billion of its stock.
NY state assemblyman wants state money to fund disabled, not Hollywood
A Republican assemblyman from the Hudson Valley has introduced a bill that would take $90 million away from Hollywood subsidies and give it to programs for people with developmental disabilities.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Law Firm Newswire
Female Vets Not Getting Support They Need When Returning Home
White Plains, NY April 29, 2013 - Women coming home from military service are joining the ranks of the homeless in the U.S. The male former service members who become homeless after returning to the States largely do so when battling mental illness and/or substance abuse issues.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Anniversary: Marina Schmid & John Schmid
They were married April 21, 1963 in Christ the King Church in Yonkers. Mrs. Schmid is the daughter of the late Frank and Elizabeth Sansalone.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
'Remarkable' families honored at Family Services dinner
It was Helen Page's parents who stressed to her the importance of getting involved in the community.
50 local responders who came through in emergencies are honored
They know one dinner a year can't make up for what emergency service workers give their communities, but the annual 18th annual Linda Bodley Police, Firefighter and EMT Heroes Award Dinner is one organization's way of showing appreciation to the county's local responders, event organizers said.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
NBC New York
School Bus Crashes, Flips Over in Fishkill
A school bus went off the road and flipped over in Fishkill, N.Y. Thursday morning after it tried to avoid an oncoming car that crossed into its lane, police said.
Section of Old Glenham Road closed due to accident
Police are at the scene and are unable to confirm details about the accident. Check back for more information as it becomes available.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Talks under way for medical groups to join
Two large medical groups confirmed this afternoon that they are talking about a combination.