Political  It is: February 24th, 2017    |   Hudson Valley Press |  Political News

Senator Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III was confirmed as the nation’s 84th US Attorney General, despite intense opposition by the NAACP and hundreds of organizations due to his historically weak and questionable support for voting rights, police accountability and the rights of immigrants and women.The NAACP mobilized its memberships and collaborated with partners to flood the Senate with millions of phone calls asking senators to oppose...
Debate Explodes Over Coretta Scott King Letter »  Debate Explodes Over Coretta Scott King...

By Lauren Victoria BurkeNNPA Newswire Contributor The United States Senate debate over...

Service Academy Nominations are Announced »  Service Academy Nominations are Announced

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

City of Poughkeepsie is Protecting its Bus Service »  City of Poughkeepsie is Protecting its Bus...

POUGHKEEPSIE - Mayor Rob Rolison recently said that the City of Poughkeepsie saw a steady decline...

“The Obama Years: The Power Of Words” »  “The Obama Years: The Power Of Words”

NEW YORK - Over eight years, President Obama delivered more than 3,500 speeches and statements...

Stewart-Cousins Hosts Westchester Resistance Rally »  Stewart-Cousins Hosts Westchester Resistance...

WHITE PLAINS – Senator Andrea Stewart-Cousins partnered with a diverse coalition of community...

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Business
US AG Urged to Investigate Awarded Subsidies »  US AG Urged to Investigate Awarded Subsidies

NEWBURGH - Governor Cuomo’s practice of doling out state grants and tax breaks to political...

Wells Fargo is Sued For Alleged Discriminatory Lending Practices »  Wells Fargo is Sued For Alleged...

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Wells Fargo & Co. illegally denied qualified applicants, including a...

»  Meals on Wheels NY State Announces...

NEWBURGH - Meals on Wheels New York State (MOWNYS)is pleased to announce the appointment of their...

The NBCSL Calls For Debt Collection Reform »  The NBCSL Calls For Debt Collection Reform

By Charlene CrowellWhen many consumers think of billion-dollar industries, banks and Wall Street...

»  Meals on Wheels NYS Announces Leadership...

NEWBURGH - Meals on Wheels New York State (MOWNYS)is pleased to announce the appointment of their...

MTA to Reimburse Ferry Parking Lot Lease Costs »  MTA to Reimburse Ferry Parking Lot Lease...

NEW YORK – The full Metropolitan Transportation Authority Board recently approved the...

»  Home Depot Kicks Off Its 2017 Retool Your...

ATLANTA, GA - Continuing its commitment to our nation’s accredited Historically Black...

»  NYS Tax Department Provides Simple Filing...

The New York State Department of Taxation and Finance today announced important tax tips to follow...

»  Entergy to Close Indian Point Nuclear Plant...

OSSINING - New York State and Entergy have reached an agreement for the shutdown of the two aging...

NFHA Accuses Fannie Mae of Racial Discrimination »  NFHA Accuses Fannie Mae of Racial...

WASHINGTON, DC - Recently, the National Fair Housing Alliance (NFHA) and 20 local fair housing...

Education
Students Complete Unit on a Dicken’s Classic »  Students Complete Unit on a Dicken’s...

NEWBURGH - Josephine Giglia Byrne’s 5th grade English as a New Language (ENL)students from...

Global Students Complete Courses at MSMC »  Global Students Complete Courses at MSMC

NEWBURGH - More than 60 students from across the globe completed a three-week business course at...

Students Participate in Scientist-Mentored Study »  Students Participate in...

NEWBURGH - NFA Main Campus Advanced Placement Biology students participated in a...

Nurses’ Pinned at Rockland Community College »  Nurses’ Pinned at Rockland Community...

RAMAPO - Recent graduates (Dec.’16) of Rockland Community College’s nursing program...

Heritage Middle School Kicks Off New Initiative »  Heritage Middle School Kicks Off New...

NEWBURGH - On January 19, Heritage Middle School kicked of a new initiative #KindnessMatters as...







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