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Grand Island Pennysaver
Six Niagara University ROTC cadets rank in top 20 percent of nation
Six Niagara University students are among the top 20 percent of the 5,479 ROTC cadets nationwide that were ranked via the U.S. Army Cadet Command's cadet accessions and branching board.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Good Life: Your Positive Achievements
This center, which will house outpatient speech, occupational and physical therapy, was made possible in part by a generous gift presented by the Shrubsoles this year.
Wappinger Creek could get 'waterway' rank
The village is taking another low-carbon footstep toward its green initiatives. State Sen. Terry Gipson, D-Rhinebeck, is proposing legislation that will designate the Wappinger Creek as an inland waterway.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Derailment: College students among stranded train riders
Three Hudson Valley dental hygienists who boarded a train in Poughkeepsie early Sunday morning said it wasn't long before they were in for a harrowing ride.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
A graduate of Dunkirk High School, in 1981 Delphine fulfilled a lifetime dream by completing her bachelor's degree through Empire State College.
The Journal News
Cops: 14 drove drunk or drugged
State and local police charged 14 motorists with drunken or drugged driving after recent traffic stops and investigations in the Lower Hudson Valley.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
ICYMI: The right stuffing: Make a Thanksgiving side that your guests will want to gobble up
Thanksgiving traditions abound in many families: favorite side dishes, watching football together, volunteering or saying grace in a special way, just to name a few.
A heartfelt Thanksgiving: Mom grateful for family, friends, home
For Town of Poughkeepsie resident Janiece Velez, there's much to be thankful for this year, despite hardships she has faced.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
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Businesses hope future is better after building collapse
On a rainy day before Thanksgiving, shops in the Village of Wappingers Falls are getting ready for the holiday shopping season.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
What's new in the mid-Hudson Valley business scene for Nov. 26
John Stanforth, Wappingers Falls, joins the firm as an estimator. He brings 12 years of construction management experience in the private sector and also in the military for academic, commercial and residential projects.
Good Life: Your positive achievements
Born in Bavaria, Germany, she immigrated to the United States in 1926, where she lived in Brooklyn, the Bronx and Brewster.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Local mosque members offer prayers for slain family
As investigators search for a motive behind the grisly murder-suicide of a family of four, fellow Muslims sought solace in the local mosque the family attended.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Pharmacist massacres his family
Abbas Lodhi first shot his wife Sarwat in Wappingers Falls, New York, then killed sons Zain, nine and Mujtabah, 13. Their father's body and those of his children were found in their home town of Dutchess County, in Pleasant Valley.
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Crispy Oysters were lightly battered and then gently fried. Underneath was a medley of shredded Brussels sprouts, crispy bits of bacon and sweetened pecan shards.
Mom sells kids' stuff to moms
May Evola had bins and bins of baby clothes. Boy baby clothes. After all, she reasoned, the clothes were in great condition, and she and her husband, Peter Evola, planned to have more kids.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Police: Body by road likely that of NY woman missing after her husband, 2 sons found shot dead
Police say a body found beside an upstate New York road is believed to be that of a woman they'd been searching for since her husband and two sons were found shot to death on Thursday.
Police: Body likely missing NY woman's; kin dead
In this photo taken on Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013, State police investigate near a vehicle in a supermarket parking lot in Pleasant Valley, N,Y., where 49-year-old pharmacist Abbas Lodhi and one of sons were found shot dead.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Police: No injuries in Wappingers Falls rollover crash
State police are responding to a rollover vehicle accident on Route 9D in Wappinger Falls.
Players: Turkey Trot a Thanksgiving tradition
Gobble, gobble. Run, run. Thanksgiving Day and road racing go hand-in-hand. Nowhere is that more evident than in Dutchess County, home to Turkey Trot road races dating back to 1908.
Dollars and Sense: Town's property levy to rise 3%
Town of Poughkeepsie homeowners next year will pay to fund a 2.99 percent increase in the property-tax levy.