Staatsburgh estate stone wall rebuilt
STAATSBURG A ceremony marking the completion of the stone wall reconstruction at Staatsburgh State Historic Site took place this morning.
Thu Dec 19, 2013
Honoring Claudio: Food drive a tribute to teen killed in 2012
Claudio Coppola would have been 18 years old on Tuesday. The Franklin D. Roosevelt High School student died in November 2012 after he flipped his truck on Crum Elbow Road into a marshy area.
Wed Dec 18, 2013
On the Record: Catch Pete Francis at Garcia's, The Capitol
They had no record company, no booking agent, no publicist. What the band Dispatch did have was a body of music and fans who enjoyed their songs.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Bad Night's Sleep May Raise Blood Pressure in Kids
Kids who don't get enough sleep at night may experience a slight spike in their blood pressure the next day even if they are not overweight or obese, a new study suggests.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
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Classic surf 'n' turf combos augmented the generous menu. The Combo II featured a New York steak and broiled scallops.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Six area residents become state troopers
Six people from the Poughkeepsie area were among 180 new state troopers who graduated from the police academy Tuesday as part of the 200th state police graduation ceremony.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Guardian Self Storage collects 7,000 coats
Guardian Self Storage's annual coat drive gathered 7,000 coats in Dutchess, Orange and Ulster counties in October.
Visit links 2 human rights icons: Mandela, Eleanor Roosevelt
The President of the Republic of Ghana, John Dramani Mahama, visited Dutchess County on Monday to deliver an address at Bard College in Annandale and tour Val-Kill in Hyde Park.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Police respond to accident on Route 9G in Hyde Park
The route has been reopened after investigators closed it to try to determine the exact cause of the crash, Hyde Park police.
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To protect and spy: Growing number of police can grab your cellphone data
If you used your cellphone in Hyde Park near the time 18-year-old Kathryn Filiberti was murdered, your call likely appeared on cell tower records subpoenaed by the Dutchess County District Attorney's Office in its investigation of the case.
Inflammation Linked to Lower Prostate Cancer Risk
Inflammation in a man's prostate may indicate he has a lower risk of developing prostate cancer in the future, according to a new study.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Epicurean experiences that make great gifts
With the right host, cooking classes are as much fun for seasoned home chefs as they are for novices, and as cooking surges in popularity, classes and facilities have expanded to cover every food group, region or skill imaginable.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Energy tax crucial to Dutchess budget
Come March, Dutchess County residents could face a 3.75 percent sales tax when they buy heating fuel and electricity.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Chefs spill the beans on the best gifts they've ever received
In the 1983 movie "A Christmas Story," there's just one thing 9-year-old Ralphie Parker wants to find under the tree: "an official Red Ryder, carbine action, 200-shot range model air rifle!" "You'll shoot your eye out," is the discouraging response from every adult Ralphie encounters.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Outdoors: Archer finally tracks down 'monster'
If there is anything that moves faster than a brush fire during the dry season, it is rumors of a "monster" buck being taken during deer season.
In brief: Pedestrian, 67, recovering after being hit in Hyde Park;...
Police said officers were dispatched to the site of the accident around 7:44 a.m. Wednesday.
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FDR library-museum's digital database hits the Web
Hundreds of thousands of archival documents pertaining to Franklin D. and Eleanor Roosevelt can now be accessed online thanks to a virtual research tool launched this week.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Pediatric infectious disease chief authors new vaccination guideline for immunocompromised patients
A new guideline released Thursday by the Infectious Diseases Society of America notes that most people with compromised immune systems are especially vulnerable to illness and should receive the flu shot and other vaccinations.