Consider Holding the Line on Tax Increases

    To the Editor: Every Sunday, with few exceptions, my family and I go to my mother-in-law's house for visiting and dinner. I usually do the shopping for her and try to find "bargains", knowing that her income is limited. Full Story

Painting a Musical Portrait of Determination and Ability

    Dear Editor: William Shakespeare's characters spoke in profundities; for example "First thing we do, let's kill all the lawyers". Full Story

The Hudson Valley Abounds with St. Patrick's Day Celebrations

Cold Spring Fire Company Pipes and Drums to Perform at Several Local Parades

    Irish eyes are smiling on the Hudson Valley with plenty of "wearing of the green" events to celebrate both before and after St. Patrick's Day. Full Story

American Cancer Society Daffodil Deadline Looms

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 is Feb. 27, 2009. Full Story

Be Part of the Global Warming Solution: Adult Workshop at Hudson Highlands Nature Museum

    The Hudson Highlands Nature Museum will be forming a group of like-minded people to learn how to significantly reduce their household's energy consumption. Full Story

Fishkill Creek Watershed Slates Next Meeting

    The Fishkill Creek Watershed Committee will hold its monthly meeting on Monday, March 2 from 7-9pm in the East Fishkill Community Library on Rt. 376. The public is invited. For more information, go to Full Story

Two Teenage Retreats at Capuchin Ministries

    Two retreats for young people are scheduled during the coming weeks at Capuchin Youth and Family Ministries in Garrison. Full Story

Lake Carmel Pack 1: 50 Years in Scouting

    This year marks the 50th anniversary of the pack's charter with the Boy Scouts of America.The pack is sponsored by the Lake Carmel Fire Department and is a member of the Westchester-Putnam Council of the BSA. Full Story

14th Annual Dutchess County St. Patrick's Parade, March 7

    The 14th Annual Dutchess County St. Patrick's Parade will be held Saturday, March 7, 2009 at 1pm in Wappingers Falls. There will be bagpipe bands, floats, fire trucks, and classic cars. Full Story


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