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by Tonia Shoumatoff

The lovely old colonial inn that has been the centerpiece of Salisbury life and culture for decades was acquired for $2.9 million by a consortium of local people last Friday.  The group, called Deer Friends, LLC...

by Tonia Shoumatoff

The Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies has announced that Dr. Joshua R. Ginsberg will become its next president, starting in September. 

“We are thrilled at Dr....

by Arvolyn Hill

On May 20, Dutchess County residents will vote on the school budgets proposed by their school districts for the 2014-2015 school year. In the chart...

by Arvolyn Hill

Barry Labendz is not your average brewer. The 32-year old mortgage broker turned Kent Falls Brewery co-manager stood in the middle of a hop field littered with dandelions on a clear Saturday wearing a cap and a...

by Arvolyn Hill

The Village Board approved its 2014-2015 budget with a total appropriation of $2,055,220 Tuesday, April 22. The budget represents a 1.65 percent tax levy increase and a Sewer Benefit Assessment (SBA) rate of .13...

by Arvolyn Hill

The proposed school budget expects to spend $27,756,134 in the 2014-15 school year, an increase of $566,999 over this year’s budget.   The proposed budget will be explained at a hearing scheduled for May 12 at 7...

by Arvolyn Hill

The Tribute Garden’s Scholarship is one of the most prized awards available to students at Millbrook High School.  The scholarship is administered by the Millbrook Tribute Gardens established in 1943 to maintain...