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Beacon Wilderness Expert Has 'Fire In The Belly' For Earth School Project

Beacon Wilderness Expert Has 'Fire In The Belly' For Earth School Project

BEACON, N.Y. – Shane Hobel of Beacon has been “moving the fire” from place to place – both literally and figuratively – for a long time.

And now the wilderness expert thinks it should have a permanent home.

The owner of the Mountain Scout Survival School has been teaching primitive life skills to c...

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Poughkeepsie Schools Could See Multi-Million Dollar Budget Cuts

Poughkeepsie Schools Could See Multi-Million Dollar Budget Cuts

POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. -- A $3.5 million shortfall in the budget could force City of Poughkeepsie Schools to enact heavy spending cuts to balance the 2017-18 budget, according to the Poughkee...

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Area Senior Headed To West Point To Do Something More For Country

Area Senior Headed To West Point To Do Something More For Country

YORKTOWN, N.Y. - Lakeland High senior, two-sport captain, and Honor Society VP Kevin Moore recently got the news that he's been accepted to attend the prestigious West Point Military Acad...

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Lawsuit: Ex-Area Schools Chief Forced Out Over Porn Claims

Lawsuit: Ex-Area Schools Chief Forced Out Over Porn Claims

WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- A former Yonkers schools superintendent who has filed suit against the district claims Mayor Mike Spano and other city officials forced him from his position b...

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Sex Offender Charged With Failure To Report Move To Town Of Poughkeepsie

Sex Offender Charged With Failure To Report Move To Town Of Poughkeepsie

A Level-3 sex offender is back behind bars Wednesday after failing to report he had moved and to verify his address every 90 days to corrections officials, the Town of Poughkeepsie Police...

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Caught In The Act: Police Apprehend Man In Dutchess Home Burglary

Caught In The Act: Police Apprehend Man In Dutchess Home Burglary

DUTCHESS COUNTY, N.Y. -- A man from Seattle, Wash., was nabbed for a home burglary in North East End Tuesday after a quick-thinking caretaker noticed lights on in the property, police sai...

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Wappingers Students' Project Benefits Food Bowl Of The Hudson Valley

Wappingers Students' Project Benefits Food Bowl Of The Hudson Valley

WAPPINGERS FALLS, N.Y. -- A persuasive letter writing campaign by fourth and fifth-graders at Randolph School in Wappingers Falls, which began in early December, has brought in more than ...

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Fourth Swastika Is Found On Grounds Of Hudson Valley School District

Fourth Swastika Is Found On Grounds Of Hudson Valley School District

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. -- A new act of vandalism involving a swastika has been reported on Katonah-Lewisboro school grounds, officials announced Monday. It marks the fourth time a swastika was...

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