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Women's Crew Wins President's Cup
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. The Marist women's crew hosted the President's Cup today, competing against Army and Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference foe Iona.
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Fri Apr 18, 2014
City dwellers get a place to plant
Spring sprouts are beginning to appear in a community garden behind the Family Partnership Center in the City of Poughkeepsie.
Taxes at Work: Public funding 'critical' for local art centers
If you attended the recent concert by South African musician Johnny Clegg at the Bardavon 1869 Opera House in Poughkeepsie, you were treated to world music in a venue that has hosted Mark Twain, Frank Sinatra and Bob Dylan.
Spackenkill basketball coach Feeley takes John Jay job
Terry Feeley has long been a mathematics teacher at John Jay High School, and now he'll be the school's varsity boys basketball head coach.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Hudson Valley History Reading Festival
The 2nd annual Hudson Valley History Reading Festival at the FDR Museum & Library in Hyde Park is this Saturday.
7-9 p.m. April 17. Amy Lipton, ecoartspace curator, and ecological artists Lillian Ball and Betsy Damon will explore the marriage of art, science and the environment in apanel discussion moderated by Hudson River environmentalist and Beacon Institute Fellow John Cronin.
2 face felony weapons charges following City of Poughkeepsie traffic stop
Two City of Poughkeepsie men faces felony weapons charges following a traffic stop on Main Street on Wednesday, city police said.
Mystery surrounds fatal fire at Domino's on Route 9
Authorities have yet to release the name of the victim killed in a fire at Domino's Pizza on Route 9. An autopsy was scheduled for this morning, so investigators can positively identify the victim and confirm a cause of death.
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.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Hudson Valley Press
Cub Scouts Collect Food for Low Income Families
Pack 122, sponsored by the Arlington Reformed Church of Poughkeepsie, collected over 280 non perishable items for the their Scouting for Food event.
1 dead in fire at Domino's Pizza in Hudson Valley
Authorities say one person has been found dead after a fire at a Domino's Pizza restaurant in a Hudson Valley strip mall.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
County seeks public input on chemical dependency services
Chemically dependant persons and their families have a chance to address the Dutchess County Department of Mental Hygiene, about the services the agency provides, at a public forum on Thursday, Dutchess County officials said.
2 men charged in connection with Town of Poughkeepsie gas station robbery
Town of Poughkeepsie police today announced the arrest of two suspects in connection with a robbery of a Stewart's Shop on Manchester Circle on Jan. 8. John J. Wallace III, 27, of the Town of Poughkeepsie and Nicholas R. Lane, 20, of the City of Poughkeepsie were both arrested on March 28, according to police.
City man accused of felony weapon, drug charges following domestic incident
A City of Poughkeepsie man has been charged with several felony charges, following a domestic incident on Garden Street early this morning, city police said.
Feds approve N.Y.'s $8 billion Medicaid waiver
New York will keep up to $8 billion in Medicaid savings under a plan approved Monday by the federal government.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Cat Food Recall Due To Possible Salmonella Contamination
The Robert Abady Dog Food Co., LLC of Poughkeepsie, NY, is recalling its 2 lb, 5 lb & 15 lb boxes of "Abady Highest Quality Maintenance & Growth Formula for Cats" because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella , an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and ... (more)
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.
Christians mark Palm Sunday
Parishioners at St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church in the City of Poughkeepsie, along with their fellow Christians around the world, have begun the countdown to the most important day of their religious calendar.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
2014 Winter High School All-Stars
The Poughkeepsie Journal's 2014 Winter High School All-Star Section is available on newsstands today and online, including selections for the top players, athletes and coaches of the year, as well as all-star teams.