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To be unveiled March 24
by Tonia Shoumatoff

March 13--A new plan for Silo Ridge will be presented to the public in an informational meeting on March 24, at the Amenia Town Hall auditorium at  7 p.m.  The plan has...

Dutchess County Executive Marcus Molinaro delivered his third state of the county address Tuesday, March 3 at Dutchess Community College.  His speech centers on transforming county government. 

In...

Who pays is the question
by Tonia Shoumatoff

Amenia is nearing the formation of a sewer district, the next step on the road toward a wastewater system to serve the hamlet. Formation of a district...

by Carola Lott

Last Thursday morning smoke was still rising as several spectators gingerly picked their way up the rutted driveway to see what remained from the fire that had raged for much of the night on North Tower Hill Road....

by Arvolyn Hill

The public hearing for the cell tower on Fraleigh Hill was packed on Tuesday, February 4.  Cudy & Feder attorney Neil Alexander reminded the TOW planning board that he represented the applicant for a tower...

by Arvolyn Hill

The Town of Washington Planning Board drew a full house Tuesday night to hear five applications and offer comments on two.  Daytop Village, Homeland Towers LLC (reported elsewhere in this issue), Dutchess Day...

by Arvolyn Hill

This is part II of series on Prescription Drug and Heroin abuse in Dutchess County 

“Heroin use is a rapidly escalating problem, with more overdoses being reported than ever before, from all...