Hudson Valley News

Hudson Valley News
6:42 am
Wed June 11, 2014

NYS Senate Passes Legislation On Where Sex Offenders May Live

Credit Office of NYS Senator Greg Ball

The New York state Senate Tuesday passed legislation sponsored by a Hudson Valley lawmaker. 

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Hudson Valley News
5:57 am
Wed June 11, 2014

Hudson Valley Receives Road Safety Funding

Credit Doug Kerr, flickr

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo Tuesday announced more than $75 million in federal Highway Safety Improvement Program funding for 33 projects. WAMC’s Allison Dunne has more on the projects being funded in the Hudson Valley.

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Hudson Valley News
9:07 pm
Tue June 10, 2014

Former County Exec Joins Law Firm

C. Scott Vanderhoef

A former county executive in the Hudson Valley has a new job.

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Hudson Valley News
9:27 am
Sat June 7, 2014

Hudson Valley Trails Open on National Trails Day

Credit Catskill Mountain Club

Two new hiking trails open Saturday – one in Ulster County, another in Delaware County -- in recognition of National Trails Day.

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Hudson Valley News
1:54 pm
Fri June 6, 2014

A Dutchess Institute Receives Grant To Study Lyme Disease

Credit Photo by Scott Bauer (USDA ARS)

An ecological research center in the Hudson Valley has received federal funding for a study on Lyme disease.

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Hudson Valley News
4:03 pm
Thu June 5, 2014

Developer Bows Out Of Casino Bid in Sullivan County

Credit wikipedia commons

A development group that wanted to build a casino in the Catskills is dropping out, saying the possibility of a competing casino closer to New York City would make their proposal unsustainable.

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Hudson Valley News
2:41 pm
Thu June 5, 2014

Westchester Legislator Wants To Ban Two Heating Oils

Westchester Legislators Ben Boykin (D-White Plains), co-sponsor and Catherine Parker (D-Rye), sponsor
Credit Westchester County Board of Legislators / Tom Staudter

A Westchester County legislator is pushing for the use of cleaner heating oil.

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Hudson Valley News
6:53 am
Wed June 4, 2014

NRC To Hold Public Meeting On Indian Point Safety Review

Credit Tony Fischer, flickr

There is a public meeting Wednesday evening in Westchester County on the Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s annual safety review of Indian Point.

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Hudson Valley News
6:40 am
Tue June 3, 2014

HV Congresswoman Backs Amendment On Money In Politics

Credit Flickr/Andrew Magill

A Hudson Valley congresswoman has added her name to co-sponsors of a constitutional amendment to limit money in politics.

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Hudson Valley News
12:29 pm
Mon June 2, 2014

FERC Denies Rehearing On Capacity Zone Request

Credit wikipedia

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission issued an order relating to a newly-implemented energy capacity zone that is already raising electric rates.  The order came one week before a scheduled day in court.

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