Hudson Valley News

Hudson Valley News
7:39 pm
Thu July 24, 2014

Tele-Town Hall Highlights HV Transportation And Infrastructure

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New York Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney recently held a telephone town hall on local transportation and infrastructure issues in the Hudson Valley.

Sean Patrick Maloney, a Democrat who sits on the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, supported bipartisan legislation to prevent the bankruptcy of the Highway Trust Fund. The emergency measure passed last week by a vote of 367-55.

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Hudson Valley News
8:18 am
Thu July 24, 2014

Plans Unfold For Historic Poughkeepsie Mill Building

A vacant, historic building in the Hudson Valley is getting a makeover, and developers Thursday afternoon will deliver an update on the progress.

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Hudson Valley News
7:41 am
Wed July 23, 2014

HV Congresswoman Writes to IRS Chief About New NY Bridge Grants

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A New York congresswoman from the Hudson Valley has penned a letter to the IRS commissioner about noise reduction grants pertaining to the new Tappan Zee Bridge. 

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Hudson Valley News
1:49 pm
Tue July 22, 2014

Public Hearings Focus On DEC Proposal For Indian Point Summer Closures

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A proposal from the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation to force the closure of Indian Point during periods of the summer season to cut down on fish kills is the subject of public hearings Tuesday in Westchester County. Both sides say they want to protect the Hudson River, but the methods differ.

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Hudson Valley News
6:58 am
Tue July 22, 2014

NY Congressman Touts America Gives Legislation

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A New York congressman from Columbia County says a recently passed bill in the House of Representatives helps promote conservation easements.

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Hudson Valley News
2:10 pm
Mon July 21, 2014

NY Congressional Candidate Takes Issue With Drone Use At Wedding

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The Republican contender in New York’s 18th congressional district alleges her opponent flouted Federal Aviation Administration regulations on drone use for commercial purposes.

Former Congresswoman Nan Hayworth is reiterating her call for Democratic Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney to step down from the FAA oversight committee.

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Hudson Valley News
10:14 am
Sun July 20, 2014

Annual New York Guard Training Takes Place At Camp Smith

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An annual training program for volunteer New York Guard members runs next week a site in northern Westchester County.

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Hudson Valley News
2:44 pm
Sat July 19, 2014

Orange County Begins Shovel-Ready Program

Credit Courtesy of Orange County Industrial Development Agency

Orange County has a new program as part of its economic development strategy.

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Hudson Valley News
9:37 am
Sat July 19, 2014

NYS Law Mandating Sunscreen Expiration Dates Awaits A Signature

Credit Office of NYS Senator David Carlucci

Legislation that mandates expiration dates on sunscreen products in New York state awaits Governor Andrew Cuomo’s signature.

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Hudson Valley News
10:47 am
Fri July 18, 2014

Replica Columbus Ships Visit Newburgh

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Replicas of two famous ships will arrive in the Hudson Valley Thursday morning.  Allison Dunne has more.

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