Poll: Clinton has big edge in advance of 2016 elections
At this early stage for the 2016 presidential campaign, it's Hillary's world, and everyone else just lives in it.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Film follows history of rowing on the Hudson
A locally produced film with a screening tonight in the City of Poughkeepsie takes a look at how everything about rowing on the Hudson has changed over the years except the river itself.
Canberra City News
Marist 'Mates' win community service award
Year 12 students from Marist College collect the prize. Far left is managing teacher Nathan Ahearne, right is principal Richard Sidorko and, back row, third from right, sponsor Mark Sullivan.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Hillary Clinton dominates early 2016 race; Warren gains on Biden as alternative
Hillary Clinton dominates the potential field of candidates for the Democratic nomination by huge margins, with a more than 5-to-1 advantage over her nearest rival and more than doubling the support of everyone else combined, according to a new McClatchy-Marist Poll.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
On the Run: An old hat, and new faces
An old winter hat, made of trusty and timeless wool. To me, as much as anything else, that old winter hat tells the story of the Mid-Hudson Road Runners Club Turkey Trot road race, held a week ago from Arlington High School in Freedom Plains.
FDR archive hits the Web
FDR is digital. A public database of 350,000 pages of archival documents and 2,000 historical photographs relating to the 32nd president, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and his wife, Eleanor Roosevelt, can be accessed from any computer in a virtual research room dubbed "FRANKLIN," which went live at 10 a.m. Wednesday, a spokesman for the library said.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
IBM Will Minimize Impact of Future Disasters
Not even Mighty Big Blue can stop a hurricane. But. IBM and Marist College are testing a new cloud computing innovation that could help prevent disruptions in voice and data communications services caused by hurricanes and other natural disasters.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Forum on drinking water on tap for Tuesday
Town of Poughkeepsie resident Michael Pickett said he sometimes wonders how his drinking water is monitored.
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Poll: Fracking opposition increases in New York
In this Jan. 23, 2012 file photo, Gillie Waddington of Enfield, N.Y., raises a fist during rally against hydraulic fracturing of natural gas wells at the Legislative Office Building in Albany, N.Y. President Barack Obama the f- word during his recent State of the Union speech nor did he mention the technology used to get it, known commonly as ... (more)
Sun Dec 01, 2013
The Newtown Bee
Newtown Connections In A Hawaiian Classroom
Elizabeth O'Brien , a former Newtown resident, met Scarlett Lewis, the mother of Jesse Lewis - a 12/14 victim - when Ms Lewis visited Kahalu'u Elementary School recently to discuss her new book, Nurturing Healing Love : A Mother's Journey of Hope & Forgiveness.
The Marist riot
ACT Policing were required to respond to numerous incidents of disorderly behaviour and traffic hazards by graduating students from Marist College in Civic early this morning .
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Teen makes local history his work
Joey Cavaccini can list the names of those buried in Middlebush Cemetery, provide details of local history during the Revolutionary War and list a timeline of events in the hamlet of Swartwoutville, which most people never knew existed.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Henshaw happy to stay with Connacht
The 20-years-old, who became the province's latest player to be capped for Ireland, has agreed a new contract to stay at the Sportsground despite considerable interest from other clubs.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
This Thanksgiving, eat well - then party heartily
It's no secret: Thanksgiving is a multi-day run of sheer gluttony. We don't just stuff ourselves on the big day; we also manage to morph into capitalist zombies on Black Friday - plus we drink like maniacs before and after.
GrayGlass Appoints New President
Glass fabricator GrayGlass has named longtime employee William J. O'Bryan Jr. to succeed Christopher A. Viggiano as its president, the company announced last month.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Two Polls Show Huge Leads for NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo
Two major polls show New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's approval ratings are high as he opens his re-election campaign, with a large majority of New Yorkers saying he deserves a second term.
Press & Sun-Bulletin
Poll: Fracking opposition increases in New York
A new poll suggests opposition to hydraulic fracturing for natural gas is increasing in New York, with the strongest opposition coming north of New York City's suburbs.
The New York Observer
Morning Read: 'If It Walks Like a Duck and Talks Like a Duck'
Caption of the Day : "And their dad, former Gov. Mario Cuomo, was in Playgirl's Top 10 list of sexiest men in 1985."
Mon Nov 25, 2013
IBM-Marist College Team Tests Cloud Tech for System Outage Prevention
IBM and Marist College are evaluating a cloud computing technology intended to help keep communications services running during natural calamities.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Data Storage Today
IBM Cloud Innovation Aims To Boost Business Continuity
"Sandy left millions of individuals and businesses in the Northeast without electronic communications for days, weeks and even months -- in some cases, data centers were literally under water," said IBM's Casimer DeCusatis.