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23 hrs ago | Press & Sun-Bulletin

It's a mystery how much films get in NY tax breaks

A state law in 2013 required the state to disclose the tax breaks that new films and television shows get when they shoot in New York.

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Related Topix: New York, Rochester, NY, Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, Fishkill, NY

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Albany Times Union

Astorino announces push for new ballot line

The gubernatorial candidate was in Albany late Tuesday morning to announce a push to create a Stop Common Core line on the ballot this November to go along with his Republican and Conservative lines.

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Related Topix: Albany, NY, Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, Orange County, NY

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Albany Times Union

Troopers: Driver in double-fatal Thruway crash to be charged Monday

A Coxsackie man who was driving a car that crashed Friday on the Thruway, killing two people, is expected to be charged Monday by State Police, troopers said.

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Related Topix: Cairo, NY

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Albany Times Union

Thousands of Bieber fans grieve Thruway death

Photo of pop star Justin Bieber and Dutchess County resident Alicia M. Tamboia, who was killed in a crash between exits 24 and 25 of the New York state Thruway Friday July 4, 2014.

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Related Topix: Guilderland, NY, Wingdale, NY

Sat Jul 05, 2014

The Post-Standard

Two dead after car breaks in half during Fourth of July crash on Thruway near Albany

Two passengers were killed after the Volkswagen they were riding in struck a tractor-trailer and broke in two pieces late July 4 during a Thruway crash west of Albany, state police said.

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Related Topix: Albany, NY

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Times Herald-Record

Summer Storm: Thousands without power regionwide; flash flooding reported

UPDATE : A flash flood warning will be in effect from Thursday morning to Friday morning for Orange County, plus Putnam and Westchester counties.

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Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Flood, Orange County, NY, Ulster County, NY

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Times Herald-Record

BBG&G Advertising gets Service Industry Awards

BBG&G Advertising received two gold and one bronze awards at the 11th annual Service Industry Advertising Awards recognizing advertising excellence for its work with clients Dutchess County Tourism and Orange County Trust Co.

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Sat Jun 28, 2014

Sunherald.com

Study to track ticks moving north into Adirondacks

That's starting to change. Scientific studies have documented that ticks that carry Lyme disease and other maladies have been expanding their range northward, westward and into higher elevations.

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Related Topix: New York, Saranac Lake, NY, Paul Smith's College, Schroon Lake, NY

NyackNewsAndViews

Local Arts Index: Nikki Hung

For over a century, our region has been home to extraordinary artists. Local Arts Index highlights the work of individuals who continue our community's rich creative legacy.

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Related Topix: Graphic Design, Arts, Photography

Fri Jun 27, 2014

News12.com

Store clerks in Putnam and Dutchess counties accused of selling alcohol to minors

In an effort to crack down on stores that sell alcohol to minors, state police conducted an undercover sting Thursday on more than a dozen stores in Putnam and Dutchess counties.

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Thu Jun 26, 2014

Times Herald-Record

Dutchess SPCA elects New board members

At the Dutchess County SPCA's annual meeting May 22, Jackie Rose pointed out some of the highlights of her first year as executive director: the DCSPCA sheltered 1,117 animals and adopted 928 animals.

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Wed Jun 25, 2014

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Majority of NY health-exchange enrollees choose Medicaid

New York's health exchange enrolled nearly 1 million people since October, and the largest percentage were aged 26-34, a state report released Wednesday found.

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Related Topix: Medicaid, Health, New York, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, York, NY, United Kingdom

Tue Jun 24, 2014

Medical News Today

Many blacklegged ticks infected with Lyme disease and babesiosis:...

People who get bitten by a blacklegged tick have a higher-than-expected chance of being exposed to more than one pathogen at the same time.

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Related Topix: tick, Health, Lyme Disease, Medicine, Sarah Lawrence College, Bard College

Sun Jun 22, 2014

Examiner.com

Blacklegged tick bites can hit you hard

It's summer and people should be careful about tick bites this time of year. A single tick bite can hit you with a double pathogen punch reported the Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies on June 20, 2014.

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Related Topix: tick, Health, Lyme Disease, Medicine, Bard College, Sarah Lawrence College

GantDaily.com

NY battles heroin abuse with more laws, investigators, naloxone kits

New York, NY, United States - New York has launched a renewed campaign against heroin abuse, deaths and trafficking with new laws, more narcotics crime investigators and the supply of heroin overdose antidotes to all first responders.

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Related Topix: Prison, Andrew Cuomo, US Governors

Fri Jun 20, 2014

Empire State News

Two arrested on federal charges of selling fatal heroin doses to three people, causing their deaths

WHITE PLAINS Federal charges have been lodged against two Dutchess County men for selling heroin to three people who died as a result.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Pawling, NY, Carmel, NY

Infection Control Today

Single Tick Bite Can Pack Double Pathogen Punch

People who get bitten by a blacklegged tick have a higher-than-expected chance of being exposed to more than one pathogen at the same time.

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Related Topix: tick, Health, Sarah Lawrence College, Bard College, Lyme Disease, Medicine

Thu Jun 19, 2014

The Yonkers Daily Voice

Two Charged In White Plains Court With Selling Deadly 'Breaking Bad' Heroin

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. Two Hudson Valley men accused of distributing heroin, labeled "Breaking Bad," that caused three overdose deaths, will be charged in White Plains federal court Thursday, according to U.S. District Attorney Preet Bharara.

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Related Topix: Drugs, White Plains, NY, Prison, Criminal Defense Law, Law

WCAX-TV Burlington

Arrests made in fatal heroin overdoses in New York

Local and federal law enforcement officials say arrests have been made in a drug case in New York's Hudson Valley that resulted in several fatal heroin overdoses late last year.

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Related Topix: Drugs, US Politics, Charles Schumer, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Drug Enforcement Administration

Times Herald-Record

Arrests made in fatal heroin overdoses in Hudson Valley

Local and federal law enforcement officials say arrests have been made in a drug case in the Hudson Valley that resulted in several fatal heroin overdoses late last year.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Drug Enforcement Administration

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