It's Still Maple Sugaring Season at Nature Museum

    Commemorate the Quadricentennial with a tour of the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum's sugar bush. Learn about the fascinating development of Maple Sugaring through 400 years of New York State history. Full Story

Task Force Celebrates Organizations That Say "No Thanks, Big Tobacco!"

    On February 25, the Task Force for Tobacco-Free Women and Girls along with Assemblywoman Sandy Galef congratulated the hundreds of organizations across the State that adopted policies to refuse tobacco company donations. Full Story

Checking the Status of Your Federal Tax Refund is Easy

    If you already filed your federal tax return and are due a refund, you can check the status of your refund online, in English or Spanish. Where's My Refund? and ¿Dónde está mi reembolso? Full Story

Kindergartners at Mahopac Falls Elementary School, collecting food for St. John's Food Pantry include, (from left), Colleen Kelly, Maggie Lawrence, Matthew Piekutowski, and Danielle Taps. 036p1_xlg.jpg

100 Cans of Caring for St. John's Food Pantry

    Kindergartners at Mahopac Falls Elementary School brought in - count 'em - 100 cans of food…and then some to donate to St. John's Food Pantry. Full Story

American Cancer Society Daffodil Deadline Extended

Last chance to fight cancer with flower power in 2009

    It's your last chance to fight cancer with flowers in 2009. The American Cancer Society's Daffodil Days sale deadline has been extended to Monday, March 9, 2009. Full Story

Fourth Unitarian Society Hosts Movie and Discussion

    No End in Sight chronicles the reasons behind Iraq's descent into guerilla war, warlord rule, criminality and anarchy. The film is a jaw-dropping insider's tale of wholesale incompetence, recklessness and venality. Full Story

Mid-Hudson's County Execs Compare Ways to "Innovate for Tough Times"

Pattern for Progress' annual breakfast draws 350 to Poughkeepsie

    The theme was collaboration when five of the Hudson Valley's chief elected county officials met recently at Pattern for Progress' annual President's Day Breakfast. Full Story

Social Worker Will Share Insights on Celiac Disease

    At the March 17 meeting of the Hudson Valley Celiac Support Group, Adrienne London, a social worker at Vassar Hospital who works with cancer patients and people with chronic pain, will be teaching relaxation and imagery techniques, sharing insights Full Story

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