15 hrs ago
Missing city man, 63, found in Rhinebeck
City of Poughkeepsie police say a missing "vulnerable adult" who has dementia and schizophrenia has been found.
19 hrs ago
Sheriff's Office: 19 arrested in holiday impaired driving crackdown
Authorities say 19 people were arrested for impaired driving over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend.
20 hrs ago
2 derailment victims from Dutchess file notices of claim
Lawyers for at least four victims of Sunday's train derailment -- including two from Dutchess County -- have already filed notices of claims against the railroad; its parent agency, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority; and train engineer William Rockefeller, according to documents and attorneys.
23 hrs ago
Press & Sun-Bulletin
Gap Inc. to expand Fishkill facility, receive tax break
Gap Inc. will receive a $1 million state tax break to boost its New York operations, including the expansion of its distribution center in Fishkill, Dutchess County.
Telly Simou has been involved in foodservice all of his life. His family had a restaurant, he is a graduate of the Culinary Institute of America and he and his wife had a pizzeria/family restaurant in Millerton, N.Y. He left the operator side of the business nine years ago to become a distributor sales rep so that he could spend more time with his ... (more)
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Bridge and Tunnel Kid, Part II
Of all of New York's public buildings, the one I have spent the most time in by far is connected to bridges and tunnels to the north, from the Bronx all the way to the rural Harlem Valley in the east and Franklin Roosevelt's Dutchess County duchy to the west.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Editorial: Reason for train wreck must be untangled
Four people were killed in the crash and dozens of others were injured. The images of the wreck were scary and grim.
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Jury finds Justin Curran guilty in Ferguson murder
A sigh and a muttered word is all Justin Curran expressed in court Tuesday after the jury found him guilty on all six counts in the murder of Laurie Ferguson.
In brief: Dutchess budget hearing tonight; city man charged with crack possession
The public hearing for the $411.1 million spending plan is at 7 p.m. at the Bardavon 1869 Opera House, 35 Market St., in the City of Poughkeepsie.
East Market Street reopens after morning house fire
HYDE PARK -- Hyde Park police say a section of East Market Street is closed due to a house fire.
Weather Service: Dense fog, ice on roads this morning
The National Weather Service in Albany is asking to drivers to exercise caution as dense freezing fog and cold conditions have led to black ice on roadways and walkways in the area.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
'Harassment' in NYC could hurt business
Operators of some Hudson Valley limo and town car companies fear the New York City Taxi & Limousine Commission's newly aggressive enforcement of an obscure law will kill their businesses.
Expect big delays on commute
Dutchess County commuters will see major changes in their normal routines this morning in light of Sunday's Metro-North derailment that left four dead and 63 injured.
Forum on drinking water on tap for Tuesday
Town of Poughkeepsie resident Michael Pickett said he sometimes wonders how his drinking water is monitored.
Sheriff's deputy, Red Hook firefighter rescue man from building
The Dutchess County Sheriff's Office says a deputy and a Red Hook firefighter rescued a man with a disability from his burning residence this weekend.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Steady shopping crowds in Ulster
At 10 a.m., you could still grab a parking spot within comfortable walking distance of one of the mall's entrances.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Holiday gift ideas: Shop local at craft shows
Black Friday may be an appropriate day to shun at least one seasonal tradition and look toward local artisans for gift ideas.
Knapp's successor mum on deadline
Fran Knapp, the Dutchess County Democratic election commissioner, has been ousted from office.
Firefighter: 'I was hoping for a miracle'
A Dutchess County firefighter was one of the first people on the scene of a horrific accident in Westchester County that left a baby girl from the Bronx dead after her father crashed his car into a tree.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Volunteers serve Thanksgiving dinner
Volunteers served Thanksgiving dinner to hundreds of people today at the Lunch Box, a soup kitchen in the City of Poughkeepsie, and delivered an equal amount of meals to shut-ins throughout Dutchess County, organizers said.