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MILLERTON — Volunteer elves have been working overtime to bring holiday joy to town with the sixth annual Holiday Craft Fair, Saturday, Nov. 18,  from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the NorthEast-Millerton Library Annex at 28 Century Blvd.

While serving as a vital fundraiser for the library, the event provides an opportunity for friends and neighbors to connect as they shop for handmade gifts crafted by artisans in a variety of mediums including wood, glass, leather and yarn.

A raffle of items donated by local merchants, baked goods, live music and free face painting will...

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Two-car crash claims one life on Route 22

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NORTH EAST — An investigation into a two-car fatal crash that took place on Saturday, Oct. 7, was reported earlier this week by the Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office.
Based on a preliminary investigation, the crash involved a 1990 Nissan pickup operated by Hyde Park resident Brian S. Sherow, 53, traveling southbound on Route 22 near Irondale Road in the town of North East. At 1:15 p.m., Sherow reportedly crossed over the center pavement markings and struck a northbound 2016 Chevrolet pickup driven by Eftichia Amouris, 49, of Hillsdale.

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Millerton American Legion presents World War II veteran with medals

MILLERTON — During the Oct. 1 pancake breakfast at American Legion Post 178, diners were treated to a rare event, a presentation of medals to a World War II veteran.   

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Millerton Village Board weighs in on officials’ misconduct

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MILLERTON — Reaction regarding a profane message written on a dirty window on the front door to Steed Real Estate last month, done at the hands of village Planning Board member Peter Greenough, with his wife, Deputy Mayor Christine Bates, watching, has been mixed. The episode was caught on a security camera, and Greenough admitted to his having written the obscenity. He said it was all in good fun.
Some agree, and have said that the message, “F*** Ron,” was nothing more than a joke. They feel that all should be forgiven and forgotten. 

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Fitness center pumps up with new look, gear

MILLERTON — Bill Burke has only owned North East Fitness and Wellness in Millerton since 2012 but, in this summer of 2017, it was already time for some renovations and upgrades. Marc Miles had opened the fitness center several years before. A few things needed to be buffed and polished. The space needed to be reorganized; that had been a goal of Burke’s ever since he’d taken over the business.

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American Legion commemorates 90th anniversary

MILLERTON — At Millerton American Legion Post 178’s monthly meeting on Thursday, Sept. 28, Legionnaires marked an important moment in the post’s history: its founding, 90 years earlier, on Sept. 29, 1927. 
At 7 p.m. that day, a group of local World War I veterans gathered at the Millerton firehouse to hold the first meeting. 

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Block grant application seeks to make Town and Village Halls ADA compliant

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MILLERTON — The Town Board held a public hearing for suggestions on its upcoming Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) application, on Monday, Sept. 11. The Village Board held its public hearing on block grant ideas on Monday, Sept. 18. 

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Homeschoolers hit the (one-room) schoolhouse

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MILLERTON — The NorthEast-Millerton Library’s Homeschoolers at the Library program celebrated its first field trip on Monday, Sept. 25, by spending a morning at the Irondale Schoolhouse, located at the head of the Harlem Valley Rail Trail. According to Youth Services Coordinator Kristin McClune, the field trip was organized through a collaboration between the library and Ralph Fedele, an avid library patron and board president of Friends of the Irondale Schoolhouse Association. 

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Public hearing held for Taconic State Park Draft Master Plan

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MILLERTON— Following the success of its first public hearing in Copake, the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation organized a second public hearing on a Draft Master Plan/Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for Taconic State Park on Wednesday, Sept. 27.

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North East Democrats hold meet and greet

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MILLERTON — With the fall election just a month away, New York state voters were offered an opportunity to learn more about the upcoming referendums and the local candidates at an afternoon gathering on Sunday, Oct. 1.

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Farmer helps post-Harvey

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MILLERTON — Pine Plains native Jason Culver, owner of Farmscapes Land Management in Millerton, which primarily provides agricultural fencing for livestock, delivered a trailer-load of much-needed hay and grain to farmers in Texas following Hurricane Harvey.  Culver left early Tuesday, Sept. 5, and  arrived in Texas overnight Thursday, Sept. 7.  He just returned to New York last week.
Culver’s mission was supported by many local individuals and businesses, including the Bank of Millbrook, which helped to offset the fuel costs for the trip.

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