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by Arvolyn Hill

Village Budget 

The Village of Millbrook’s tentative budget will result in a tax levy of $898,590, a 1.5 percent increase from last year—well under the tax cap, said Mayor Laura Hurley at...

by Arvolyn Hill

Police officers, veterinarians, ultrasound technicians and Navy SEALs filled the Millbrook High School cafeteria for the school’s annual Career Day on April 10. 

School guidance counselors Helen Grady and...

by Arvolyn Hill

In 1864 the Dutchess County Legislature approved the purchase of 105 acres on Oak Summit Road for a facility for dependent men and women. The building became known as the Dutchess County Infirmary.  The property...

by Arvolyn Hill

The cell tower proposed for Fraleigh Hill stirred up heated discussion at the TOW Planning Board meeting on Tuesday, April 1. The meeting was moved from Town Hall to the Millbrook Fire House to host the crowd....

by Arvolyn Hill

The Dutchess County Legislature repealed 3.75% tax sales tax on residential customers on Monday, April 7, responding to wide-spread political opposition from voters and politicians. The repeal was made possible when...

by Arvolyn Hill

“We want to be fiscally responsible to our taxpayers, and we want to maintain current programs,” said Philip D’Angelo, Jr., superintendent of Millbrook schools, at the April 7 meeting at which the school board was...

Takes shape at unveiling
by Tonia Shoumatoff

Silo Ridge took center stage at the auditorium on Monday, March 24, in Amenia Town Hall, where the newest version of the development scheme for the Silo Ridge...