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Claverack, N.Y.: Hurricane Irma dogs arrive at shelter

The Columbia-Greene Humane Society/Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals has taken in five dogs from Florida to assist their local shelters with displaced dogs associated with Hurricane Irma. The dogs received by CGHS/SPCA were previously in shelters in Florida, and transferred to New Yo

BERKSHIRE EAGLE - 2017-09-20 14:36:34

Lark Fest 2017 road closures and parking restrictions

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - The 2017 Lark Festival will be held on Saturday, September 9/23 from 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. on Lark Street in Albany. A number of road closures and parking restrictions will be in effect over the weekend. Parking Restrictions: Emergency No Parking for September 21, 2017 at 8AM unti

NEWS10 ABC - 2017-09-20 15:49:01

Healthful diet quite the switch for former junk food maven

The Hudson Valley Vegfest, to be held in late September, will include multiple resources on the health, environmental, and economic effects of a vegan lifestyle. Alex H. Wagner/Poughkeepsie Journal I'm at a restaurant, ordering the veggie burger, and I'm thinking, who the heck is this person? How d

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2017-09-20 15:37:47

Mario Cuomo Bridge: Toll task force has never met, findings late

Westbound traffic is moved from the Tappan Zee Bridge onto the new Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge at the 41 sec mark in this time lapse video Saturday, August 26, 2017. Peter Carr/The Journal News The committee tasked with helping to price tolls on the Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge is missing in action. C

LOHUD.COM - 2017-09-20 10:00:03

Smithsonian free museum day is Saturday

You can visit a museum free on Saturday, thanks to the Smithsonian Magazine. On its 13th annual Museum Day Live! participating museums across the U.S. open their doors for free to those who download a Museum Day Live! ticket. The effort emulates the spirit of the Smithsonian Institution's Washington

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2017-09-20 13:46:03

Museum Village plans a supernatural evening Sept. 28

MONROE - Museums Village will have its annual fundraiser from 5:30-9 p.m. Sept. 28. This year the special event will be "A Supernatural Evening with Barbecue and Spirits." The museum is at 1010 Route 17M in Monroe. Visitors can take a walking tour around the Green, learn about the many unexplained

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2017-09-20 07:01:00

HVCC Foundation recognizes U.W. Marx president for philanthropy

TROY, N.Y. >> The Hudson Valley Community College Foundation honored local businessman Peter Marx as the 2017 recipient of its Outstanding Philanthropist Award during the college's annual Leadership Donor Reception Sept. 14 at the Franklin Plaza Rooftop Terrace. The award is presented annually to an

TROY RECORD - 2017-09-20 04:00:00

Greece oil spill: 2 crew of cleanup vessel arrested

ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Greek authorities say they have arrested the captain and chief mechanic of a ship that was taking part in a cleanup operation after an oil tanker sank and polluted Athens' coastline. The Merchant Marine Ministry said Wednesday the two were arrested on fuel smuggling charges on

NEWS10 ABC - 2017-09-20 09:45:36

Mid-Hudson jobless rate inched up in August

ALBANY, N.Y. >> Unemployment rates in Mid-Hudson counties in August inched up when compared to August 2016. The August unemployment rate was 4.5 percent, unchanged from July and up from 4.3 percent in August 2016. Year-over-year in August, the labor force increased by 14,900, or 1.3 percent, to 1,1

DAILY FREEMAN - 2017-09-20 04:00:00

Lifeguard pleads not guilty in 5-year-old's near-drowning

STAMFORD (AP) - A lifeguard who was on duty at a Stamford sports complex when a young boy nearly drowned has pleaded not guilty to charges of reckless endangerment and risk of injury to a child. An attorney for 23-year-old Zachary Stein, of New Canaan, entered the plea Tuesday in a Stamford courtroo


Kinderhook crash puts one in ICU, troopers said

A passenger in a car that collided with another vehicle in Kinderhook was taken to the intensive care unit at Albany Medical Center on Tuesday, State Police said. The 67-year-old woman was riding in a car that was preparing to make a left turn off of Route 9H at 4 p.m. when it was hit in the rear by

TIMES UNION - 2017-09-20 08:57:22

New Canaan man charged with DUI after car crash

WILTON - A New Canaan man is facing drunken driving charges after he struck another vehicle while exiting the parking lot of a Wilton restaurant, police said. Police said Brett Daniel, 47, of New Canaan, was pulling out of the Little Pub parking lot near the Norwalk-Wilton line around 10 p.m. on Th

STAMFORD ADVOCATE - 2017-09-20 16:51:55

High School Volleyball roundup: Pine Plains tops Webutuck

PINE PLAINS, N.Y. >> Haley Strang had 13 kills and four aces as Pine Plains high beat Webutuck, 25-18, 25-12, 22-25, 25-18 in a Mid-Hudson Athletic League volleyball match. Meredith Michetti (one block, two kills, six aces) and Johanna Schmidt (four kills, five aces) led the Bombers. Kristin Brenna

DAILY FREEMAN - 2017-09-20 04:00:00

Five Town Cable Advisory Committee shares frustrations with Charter

STOCKBRIDGE - The Five Town Cable Advisory Committee wants more respect from and a better rapport with Charter Communications. The cable television overseers for Lee, Lenox, Stockbridge, Great Barrington and Sheffield taking Charter to task at its quarterly meeting regarding several issues. The fiv

BERKSHIRE EAGLE - 2017-09-17 23:12:27

Miles of Hope to begin awareness month with walk

On Oct. 1, residents from around the Hudson Valley will descend on James Baird State Park for a good cause. For the 14th year, the Miles of Hope Breast Cancer Foundation will hold its annual Hudson Valley Community Walk for Breast Cancer at the state park in LaGrange. The non-profit foundation funds

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 17:52:26

Bridging Art: Writers see bridge as play, home, touchstone

As sources of inspiration go, the Hudson Valley Writers' Center is right up there. Housed in the former Philipse Manor train station with a great view of the Hudson River, the center offers no lack of things to write about. Want to put your characters on a train? One will be through regularly. A boa

LOHUD.COM - 2017-09-19 10:00:03

Hurricane Jose: Storms to strike southern Westchester

Hurricane Jose will soon be within striking distance of the Lower Hudson Valley, where southern Westchester could find itself under siege by a tropical storm. The area is under a tropical storm watch, with the National Weather Service warning of potential flooding, heavy rainfall and strong winds al

LOHUD.COM - 2017-09-18 12:47:03

VA wrong to stop funding homeless veteran program: Editorial

Hudson River Housing is facing losing a program serving homeless veteran families in Dutchess County by the end of September in the wake of the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs ending an annual grant. The Support Services for Veteran Families grant - about $500,000 - has been awarded to Hudson Ri

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2017-09-18 18:48:27

State funds 22 miles of Champlain Canal bike trail

The Mechanicville work potentially links the Champlain trail to Saratoga County's Zim Smith trail (pictured). Photographer: Tom McBRIDE SARATOGA & WASHINGTON COUNTIES - The state will be investing $12 million to establish or improve 22 miles of the long-planned Champlain Canalway Trail between Water

DAILY GAZETTE - 2017-09-18 07:00:00

Our local Emmy Award winners are...

TK was one of the stars with Lower Hudson Valley ties who was an early winner on the Emmy Awards Sunday. The winners were announced during the CBS broadcast of the 2017 Emmy Awards, hosted by Stephen Colbert, who began the show with a comedic song about how everything is better on television, except

LOHUD.COM - 2017-09-18 02:42:26