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Fri Mar 07, 2014
The Obsession: Hillrock Estate Solera Aged Bourbon
The Distillery: Located amid the rolling hills and fields of Ancram, in Dutchess County, New York, Hillrock is unique for being one of the few true "field-to-glass" operations in the whiskey world.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
NEWS@NIGHT - NewsWrap - Jobs grow in January; plans unveiled for Dutchess County Airport
<![CDATA[Both Dutchess-Orange and Ulster county areas showed job growth of at least 1.4 percent for January compared to a year ago; Dutchess County Executive announces revitalization plans for Dutchess County Airport, including privatization of some services.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
IDA: Audit criticisms are 'unrealistic'
An audit critical of the Dutchess County Industrial Development Agency, saying many companies it aided didn't meet job goals, will likely result in reforms and perhaps some help in meeting rising requirements of compliance and accountability.
Students evacuated after bomb threat at Wappingers Ketcham High School
Students at Roy C. Ketcham High School have returned to school after an early morning false bomb threat, confirmed Wappingers Central School District President Ved Shravah.
Dateline: Thorne legacy lives on in Millbrook
Located on the north side of Route 44, just west of its intersection with Franklin Avenue and south of the Village of Millbrook, sits Thorndale, an estate established in 1787 by William Thorne.
Gumbinger slaying: Lawyer has week to argue suspect not fit to stand trial
An attorney for a 21-year-old City of Poughkeepsie man charged with killing a 99-year-old woman and burglarizing several homes has a week to submit a written argument as to why his client is not fit to stand trial.
Albany Times Union
Alliance@IBM: Cuomo deal saves Hudson Valley jobs a " for now
An IBM workers group believes that Gov. Andrew Cuomo 's deal with the company has stopped - at least temporarily - the hundreds of layoffs expected within the company's Hudson Valley operations.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Your News Now
Molinaro delivers State of County address
Inside James & Betty Hall Theatre on the campus of Dutchess Community College Tuesday night, County Executive Marc Molinaro outlined his vision for 2014.
Your News Now
Serious car accident on Route 9G leaves one dead
A crash in the Village of Tivoli claimed the life of a Hudson man. It happened at what the Mayor's calling a dangerous intersection.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Civil Confinement Court Admits Evidence in Post-'Floyd' Ruling
The attorney general can use evidence of a 30-year-old dismissed rape charge to bolster its case for the civil confinement ofa convicted kidnapper accused of sex crimes, a judge in Dutchess County has ruled.
Room for everyone: Trailway protocol for cyclists, pedestrians encouraged
When Dan Trier heads out to Walkway Over the Hudson state park on his recumbent tricycle, he makes sure to take it slow.
Legislative spotlight: Bills may alleviate mandates
Unfunded federal mandates have been used to reset the moral compass of the United States.
Editorial: Cheers to achievers, help for abuse victims
This year's six honorees included: Poughkeepsie High School student Tevin Brown, Dutchess County Legislator Gwendolyn Johnson, Poughkeepsie City School District board President Ralph Coates, Christine Kimble of the Bethel Church of God in Christ, Dennis Dean of Poughkeepsie-based Family Services, and Adrienne Waters-Strother of Bethel Missionary ... (more)
Wappingers schools budget workshop tonight
District officials are seeking public input on one of Dutchess County's biggest taxpayer-funded budgets tonight at an open workshop.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Albany Times Union
4 arrested in jail contraband cases
The discovery of suboxone inside a greeting card sent to an Albany County inmate by his sister has resulted in charges against both of them, Sheriff Craig Apple said.
The Village Voice
Was an Upstate Prosecutor's PowerPoint Presentation Too Emotional for Trial?
In 2008, Cheryl Santiago, stood trial, accused of suffocating her 22-month step-daughter to death.
The Telluride Watch
ELEVATED | Durango Poets at the Sherbino
By now, attendance at the Open Bard Poetry Series has swollen from about 35 on its first night to arrive-early-and-bring-your-own chair.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
What 2013's weather means in the long run
For more than 30 years, the Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies in Millbrook has collected information about local weather conditions.