Friday Apr 18
The Mount Vernon Daily Voice
Mount Vernon's Anthony Sawyer Wins $1M In Powerball
Mount Vernon's Anthony Sawyer won $1 million in the New York Lottery Powerball drawing on March 8, according to a report from LoHud.
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Thu Apr 17, 2014
Albany Times Union
Fab 8's iPhone chances
GlobalFoundries said Thursday that it will start making next-generation computer chips with electronics giant Samsung at its Fab 8 plant at Luther Forest tech campus, instantly moving the facility into contention to make microprocessors for Apple's iPhone and other cutting-edge computing devices.
Lower hardware sales hurt IBM
Revenue earned by Big Blue's Systems and Technology segment, which includes hardware manufactured in Dutchess County, fell 23 percent in the first quarter from the year before.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
What's new in the mid-Hudson Valley business scene for April 15
Whalen, a Poughkeepsie native, joined the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency in 1991 as a financial economist.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Tax day: No extra time this year, but IRS, state say most people have filed
Tax returns are due Tuesday. There are no extra days this year; it's April 15. Most people are done, according to the Internal Revenue Service and the New York state Department of Taxation and Finance.
Local medicare payments: Doctors say high drug costs drive up billing
Among local doctors receiving Medicare reimbursement in 2012, the amounts ranged from $2,871,589 to Dr. Howard Kaplan, an ophthalmologist, to $150,205 to Dr. Shaheda Azher, a Fishkill neurologist.
Mid-Hudson briefs: Roadwork in East Fishkill, Port Jervis; law center open house
Work on the bridge, approximately three-tenths of a mile south of state Route 82, will close Palen Road to through traffic at the bridge while the project is underway.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Beacon police fire convicted detective Sassi
It's over. After a scandal, a 17-month suspension, a trial and 12 days in jail, former Detective Sgt.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Lalor shuts down veterans PAC
State Assemblyman Kieran Michael Lalor says a political action committee he set up to aid war veterans running for Congress is no longer active, and that he began shutting down the fundraising organization last year.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Decision expected tonight at Wappingers Central meeting
The Wappingers Central School District board intends to vote on whether or not to close a school and shift students in others.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Mid-Hudson briefs: House fire probe, 2 theft cases
No one was injured in the blaze, which was reported at 3:38 a.m. Saturday. A husband and wife were staying with family members following the fire, which could be seen from the Mid-Hudson Bridge, said Mark Johnson, City of Poughkeepsie fire chief.
Celebrate Passover, Easter without gluten
Contrary to the relentless cold weather, spring is here. This I know from the popping up of marshmallow Peeps in stores, everywhere.
IBM's mainframe business turns 50
On the eve of a milestone, one of the world's premier high-tech machines is simultaneously new and old.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
What's new on the mid-Hudson Valley business scene for April 4
Local residents promoted to associate professors with tenure are: Victor Azuaje of Fishkill, associate professor of Hispanic studies, who has been teaching at the college since 2008; Dean Goldberg of Woodstock, associate professor of media studies and co-director of the college's technology and digital media major, who has been at the college for ... (more)
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Hudson Valley Press
Free Tax Preparation Service Still Available
With less than a month left before the April 15 tax filing deadline, Hudson Valley CASH Coalition and AARP Foundation Tax-Aide have appointments available for the free tax preparation program for eligible low and middle income workers and seniors struggling to make ends meet.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Wappingers studies its next move after school building report
The Wappingers Central School District board has the next few days to consider comments made at Monday's public hearing, which brought out a crowd of about 200 parents and residents concerned about the district facilities advisory committee report.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
NYSCOPBA: Inmate violently assaulted Downstate Correctional officer
A correction officer was violently assaulted by an inmate at Downstate Correctional Facility in Fishkill after a routine procedure on Wednesday, the New York State Correctional Officers & Police Benevolent Association, Inc. reported.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
Pro wrestler Sgt. Slaughter comes back to Dutchess County
Professional wrestler Sgt. Slaughter, a member of the WWE Hall of Fame, visited Dutchess County on Saturday, taking photos and signing autographs for fans at Collector's Realm inside the Dutchess Marketplace in Fishkill.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Fourth suspect charged in Saturday chase from Newburgh to East Fishkill
The fourth man being sought following a high-speed chase from the Town of Newburgh to East Fishkill this past Saturday was located late Wednesday night in Spring Valley, where he lives.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Panos trial in final stretch
The jury seated for a medical malpractice lawsuit pitting a Pleasant Valley widow against former surgeon Spyros Panos of Hopewell Junction is likely to begin deliberations today.