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  1. Revisiting NYC's 1964 World's Fair, 50 years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2014 | Poughkeepsie Journal

    In this April 9, 2014, photo, a man walks near the Unisphere, a 12-story steel globe that debuted 50 years ago at the 1964 World's Fair in the Queens borough of New York.

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  2. Editorial: Three Cheers to students, siblings and sports fanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2014 | Poughkeepsie Journal

    This year, 90 judges examined the exhibits of 223 students from 34 schools. The fair took place in Falcon Hall at Dutchess Community College and was open to students from fifth through 12th grades.

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  3. Editorial: State ethics panel must complete its workRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2014 | Poughkeepsie Journal

    The work is too important -- and the job is far from done. The governor has suggested that he would end the work of the so-called "Moreland Commission" if lawmakers approve a budget with tougher anti-bribery laws, better oversight of the state Board of Elections and reforms.

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  4. FBI raids offices of NYC assemblymanRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2014 | Poughkeepsie Journal

    Federal investigators on Wednesday raided offices of Assemblyman William Scarborough, a Queens Democrat who said he's being investigated for his collection of per diem payments.

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  5. Flying out of NYC? Leave your guns at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2014 | Poughkeepsie Journal

    Mike Connolly thought he was doing everything by the book after a vacation last fall when he packed his handgun for the flight home from New York's La Guardia Airport.

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  6. State Assembly votes for changes to Common CoreRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | Poughkeepsie Journal

    The state Assembly voted Wednesday to delay and change portions of the Common Core education standards in New York, but the bill isn't expected to get a Senate vote in its current form.

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  7. Chef builds on lessons of TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2014 | Poughkeepsie Journal

    A former Hopewell Junction man who made it to the final episode of ABC's "The Taste" is taking a few lessons from the show into his new kitchen.

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  8. Brian Giorgis could reach 300th Marist victory tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2014 | Poughkeepsie Journal

    With the Marist College women's basketball team's victory over Monmouth on Friday night, coach Brian Giorgis won his 300th collegiate game.

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  9. Breakaway Democrats expand in SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 | Poughkeepsie Journal

    A splinter group of Democrats who share control of the state Senate got a fifth member Wednesday, adding a new wrinkle to the Legislature's already fractured upper house.

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  10. 4 new Marvel live-action series to film in NYRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 | Poughkeepsie Journal

    New York will become home to the "flawed heroes of Hell's Kitchen," as four of Marvel's characters will come to life in a live-action series that will be filmed principally in the state and streamed on Netflix.

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  11. State briefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2014 | Poughkeepsie Journal

    Biden said Thursday if he blindfolded someone and took him to LaGuardia Airport he'd think he was in "some third-world country."

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  12. New York briefsRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2014 | Poughkeepsie Journal

    Preston was wearing a Broome County Sheriff's Office uniform at Harder's Jan. 29 announcement that he was seeking his fifth consecutive term as sheriff.

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  13. State lawmakers seek hiatus on using Common Core for evaluationsRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2014 | Poughkeepsie Journal

    The state Senate and Assembly said Tuesday they will seek a two-year pause on using Common Core-based tests in evaluating teachers and placing students.

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  14. Pro football title game? NY area been there, done thatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2014 | Poughkeepsie Journal

    The Raiders were on the move behind quarterback Daryle Lamonica, driving down the field to the Jets 24 on this late-December day at Shea Stadium.

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  15. Noise is top quality-of-life complaint in New York CityRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2014 | Poughkeepsie Journal

    No wonder they call New York the city that never sleeps. Who can get any shuteye with all the noise? Screeching subway trains, honking cars, roaring planes, barking dogs and boisterous people make noise the Big Apple's No.

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  16. State briefsRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2014 | Poughkeepsie Journal

    Cuomo was asked about the scandal as he left the Rev. Al Sharpton's headquarters on Saturday.

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