Hudson Valley News

Hudson Valley News
6:15 pm
Tue November 4, 2014

Candidates Wax Optimistic in Tight Hudson Valley Races

Credit WAMC, Allison Dunne

The Hudson Valley is home to at least three closely-watched races. With polls in New York closing in less than three hours, some races may not be decided tonight if polls and pundits can be trusted.

In the 18th Congressional District, incumbent Democrat Sean Patrick Maloney voted in Cold Spring, in Putnam County, along with his husband.

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Hudson Valley News
7:02 am
Tue November 4, 2014

NYS GOP Senator Robocalls For 18th District Congressman

A tight congressional race in the Hudson Valley has both sides chasing every possible vote. And robocalls going out for the incumbent include those from an unlikely supporter.

Robocalls from former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton ask voters in the 18th congressional district to vote for Democratic incumbent Sean Patrick Maloney. Robocalls for Maloney have also gone out from this elected official.

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Hudson Valley News
7:09 am
Mon November 3, 2014

Siena Poll Shows Close Race In NYS 41st Senate District

Credit WAMC, Allison Dunne

The latest Siena College poll tells different stories for two New York state Senate races in the Hudson Valley.

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Hudson Valley News
9:41 am
Sun November 2, 2014

NYS Thruway Authority Announces Major Work For Portion Of I-95

Credit Courtesy of AA Roads

A heavily-traveled highway in New York is getting a major makeover.

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Hudson Valley News
2:48 pm
Sat November 1, 2014

Sprain Brook Parkway Bridges Are Ready

Credit Courtesy of the Office of Governor Andrew Cuomo

Construction of bridges carrying a major parkway in the lower Hudson Valley is complete.

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Hudson Valley News
8:43 am
Sat November 1, 2014

Physicist To Discuss Need For NY Power Lines Projects

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A physicist will present his findings regarding power lines in the Hudson Valley. The presentation is Saturday afternoon at Bard College.

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Hudson Valley News
2:57 pm
Fri October 31, 2014

Poll Shows Maloney Leads Hayworth In Tight Race

A Time Warner Cable News/Siena College Research Institute poll released Friday shows an ever tightening race in New York’s 18th Congressional District.

Democratic Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney leads Republican predecessor Nan Hayworth 49 percent to 44 percent, little changed from the 50 percent to 42 percent lead Maloney had six weeks ago. Siena College poll spokesman Steven Greenberg:

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Hudson Valley News
2:12 pm
Fri October 31, 2014

Riverkeeper Sues PSC Over Danskammer Power Plant

An environmental group is suing a New York State agency over a power plant in the Hudson Valley. The power plant is set to be reactivated under new ownership after severe damage from Superstorm Sandy.

Westchester County based-Riverkeeper has filed a lawsuit challenging the state Public Service Commission's approval to reactivate the Danskammer Power Plant in the Town of Newburgh without conducting a full environmental review. Phillip Musegaas is Hudson River Program Director at Riverkeeper.

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Hudson Valley News
6:52 am
Thu October 30, 2014

NY Man Allegedly Reported False Threat Against Obama

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Prosecutors say the Secret Service got involved in a love triangle when a Westchester County man falsely reported that his rival planned to kill President Barack Obama.

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Columbia County
4:53 pm
Wed October 29, 2014

Valatie Businesses Get Boost From Tierra Farm

Tierra Farm, a Valatie-based organic manufacturer and distributor of nuts and dried fruits, has made a substantial contribution to the Village of Valatie for their Main Street mini-grant program.

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