Dutchess County News
Local, regional, and statewide news continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.
39 min ago | Empire State News
Nearly $1 Million in grants to reduce, solve and prevent crime will go to 31 law enforcement agencies across New York State.
Trending on the Topix Network
11 hrs ago | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced today more than $95 million in grants and loans were awarded for 37 construction projects across the state to build affordable, low-income housing.
15 hrs ago | WTEN-TV Albany
Authorities say one person has been found dead after a fire at a Domino's Pizza restaurant in a Hudson Valley strip mall.
Victor Tohom, 39, of the City of Poughkeepsie was found guilty July 28, 2011, of predatory sexual assault, a felony, and sentenced to 25 years to life in prison, the maximum allowed by law.
Actor and part-time Town of Washington resident Liam Neeson is again speaking out against New York City's plan to ban horse-drawn carriages.
Chemically dependant persons and their families have a chance to address the Dutchess County Department of Mental Hygiene, about the services the agency provides, at a public forum on Thursday, Dutchess County officials said.
Whalen, a Poughkeepsie native, joined the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency in 1991 as a financial economist.
Work on the bridge, approximately three-tenths of a mile south of state Route 82, will close Palen Road to through traffic at the bridge while the project is underway.
HYDE PARK Firefighters and investigators were at the scene of a house fire on Bennett Road this morning, according to the Dutchess County Sheriff's Office.
1-4 p.m. April 13. Emma K. Dweck presents Bright & Clear, the second in a series of workshops entitled Living in Harmony with the Seasons, which Emma is presenting in partnership with Path to Bliss Yoga of Pleasant Valley.
Health is in the news. According to National County Health Rankings released last month, Dutchess ranked ninth for overall health factors and 11th for overall health outcomes among all 62 counties in the state.
If you have ever wondered what services the Dutchess County Office for the Aging provides, you're invited to a presentation on our programs at the Starr Library, 68 W. Market St., Rhinebeck at 6:30 p.m. April 17. The program will touch on topics such as nutrition and home-delivered meals, long-term care services, insurance counseling, caregiver ... (more)
Hike name: Carnwath Farms revisited Location: Town of Wappinger Length: A mile or so loop.
Aaron Charles Timpson, 29, was charged with first-degree robbery, a felony. He also had an outstanding Dutchess County Court warrant on drug-related charges.