Hudson Valley News

Hudson Valley News
6:40 am
Fri July 18, 2014

Report Shows Arts And Culture Impact In The Hudson Valley

Credit CRREO, SUNY New Paltz

A new report from a research center at the State University of New York at New Paltz delves into the impact of arts and culture in the mid-Hudson Valley.

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Hudson Valley News
6:55 pm
Thu July 17, 2014

Residents' Attorney Talks About Suit Over Casino Zoning

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The attorney representing more than a dozen residents who this week filed a lawsuit against an Orange County town over zoning for a proposed casino is speaking out about the case. Meanwhile, the developer of the proposed casino resort has come out with more details about what it is calling a “green” development.

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Hudson Valley News
9:11 am
Thu July 17, 2014

NY Congressmen Against Capacity Zone Are Hopeful

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Two New York Congressmen, whose amendment to curtail a federal agency’s ability to implement a new capacity zone passed the House of Representatives last week, say they are hopeful after comments by the Senate majority leader.

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Hudson Valley News
12:09 pm
Wed July 16, 2014

HV Casino Developer Pledges Money For Cities, School Districts

Credit Saratoga Casino and Raceway

The developer of one of the proposed casinos for Orange County has signed agreements with cities and school districts on both sides of the Hudson River.

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Hudson Valley News
7:40 am
Wed July 16, 2014

Gibson, Eldridge Report Second Quarter Fundraising Amounts

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In a New York congressional district that spans 11 counties, second-quarter fundraising amounts are being reported.

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Hudson Valley News
6:35 am
Wed July 16, 2014

Lincoln Center Will Stream Seeger Fest Concert

New York City’s Lincoln Center says it will offer a live stream from a weekend memorial concert for Pete Seeger and his wife Toshi. The concert is Seeger Fest.

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Hudson Valley News
1:14 pm
Tue July 15, 2014

Anti-Casino Residents Bring A Case Against The Town Board

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A group of residents in Orange County is threatening a lawsuit, challenging a decision by a town board over zoning for a proposed casino.

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Hudson Valley News
8:25 pm
Mon July 14, 2014

Storms Shorten Concert In Saugerties

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Hundreds of vehicles were stuck in the mud through Monday at an outdoor concert site in the Hudson Valley after violent storms forced a three-day festival to end early.

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Hudson Valley News
6:56 pm
Mon July 14, 2014

HV Congresswoman Denounces Violence Against Israel

Credit Courtesy of the Office of Congresswoman Nita Lowey

New York Congresswoman Nita Lowey, the Israeli consul general in New York, and local Jewish organization leaders are denouncing the escalation of violence against Israel. This comes as media reports say Israel today shot down a Hamas drone.

Democratic Congresswoman Nita Lowey, the ranking member on the House Appropriations Committee, denounced rocket attacks against Israel as the clash between Israel and Palestinian militant group Hamas continues.

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Hudson Valley News
1:17 pm
Mon July 14, 2014

Some Westchester Legislators Question County Exec's Outside Earnings

Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino
Credit Office of the Westchester County Executive

Two Democratic Westchester County legislators are calling for a public hearing on what they allege is the county executive’s neglect of responsibilities. The criticism follows a recent article on County Executive Rob Astorino’s outside earnings.

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