Political  It is: February 26th, 2015    |   Hudson Valley Press |  Political News

Young African American Girls Are Being Left Behind
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand spoke at a briefing held by the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund and the National Women’s Law Center on how to improve education outcomes for African American girls across the country. The panel discussed a new report entitled "Unlocking Opportunity for African American Girls," which outlines the achievement gap between African American girls and their peers, and provides...
This Week in Orange County 2-25-15 »  This Week in Orange County 2-25-15

This week bids were received and opened for a professional consultant to assist the county in the...

2015 Service Academy Nominations Announced »  2015 Service Academy Nominations Announced

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, a member of the Senate Armed Services...

President Obama on National Teen Dating  Violence Awareness »  President Obama on National Teen Dating ...

A proclamation by the President of the United States of America: In a Nation invested in the...

25 Years After Mandela’s Release from Prison »  25 Years After Mandela’s Release from Prison

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Maxine Waters, Ranking Member of Financial Services...

Maloney’s Rail Legislation Includes Key Provisions »  Maloney’s Rail Legislation Includes Key...

WASHINGTON, DC– The House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee passed two key...

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Local Woman Launches Natural Skin Care Line »  Local Woman Launches Natural Skin Care Line

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Coca-Cola & Steve Harvey Form a Partnership »  Coca-Cola & Steve Harvey Form a...

ATLANTA - The Coca-Cola Pay It Forward program returns with a stronger focus on African American...

Ramos Joins Full Service Local Advertising Firm »  Ramos Joins Full Service Local Advertising...

CAMPBELL HALL - BBG&G Advertising, Inc. continues its expansion in the Hudson Valley with...

Verizon Foundation Awards $20K to Safe Homes »  Verizon Foundation Awards $20K to Safe Homes

NEWBURGH - The Verizon Foundation awarded $20,000 to Safe Homes of Orange County to help prevent...

How to Cut Your Grocery Bill in Half in 2015 »  How to Cut Your Grocery Bill in Half in 2015

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»  Caritas Award Honorees Have Been Chosen

GOSHEN - Dr. Dean Scher, Executive Director of Catholic Charities Community Services of Orange...

Education
Newburgh Prep Graduates Seven More Students »  Newburgh Prep Graduates Seven More...

NEWBURGH - Newburgh Prep added seven new graduates to its ranks following a winter graduation...

Alejandra Bautista Gets a Perfect Score on AP Exam »  Alejandra Bautista Gets a Perfect Score...

POUGHKEEPSIE – Poughkeepsie High School celebrates 11th grader Alejandra Bautista, for...

Balmville School Hosts Winter Wonderland Party »  Balmville School Hosts Winter...

NEWBURGH - The Balmville Elementary School Parent Teacher Association hosted a Winter Wonderland...

Murray to Step Down as Marist President »  Murray to Step Down as Marist President

POUGHKEEPSIE - Marist College President Dennis Murray announced in a letter to the college...

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NEWBURGH - The Newburgh Enlarged City School District’s Horizons-on-the-Hudson School...







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