Contact Us
East Dutchess Daily Voice serves Amenia, Beekman, Dover, Millbrook, North East, Pawling, Pine Plains, Stanford, Union Vale & Washington
Return to your home site

Menu

East Dutchess Daily Voice serves Amenia, Beekman, Dover, Millbrook, North East, Pawling, Pine Plains, Stanford, Union Vale & Washington

Nearby Towns

  • Putnam
    serves Brewster, Carmel-Kent, Cold Spring, Mahopac, Patterson & Putnam Valley
  • Northwest Dutchess
    serves Clinton, Hyde Park, Milan, Pleasant Valley, Red Hook & Rhinebeck
  • Southwest Dutchess
    serves Beacon, East Fishkill, Fishkill, LaGrange, Poughkeepsie, Wappinger & Wappingers Falls

Jon Craig

Special Editor joncraigny@aol.com

Pleasantville native Jon Craig is special editor for the Westchester, Putnam, Rockland, Orange and Dutchess Daily Voice sites.Jon graduated from Cornell University and received his master's degree in journalism from Northwestern University. He's worked as a reporter for daily newspapers in New York and Ohio and as managing editor for weekly newspapers in Rye, White Plains and Harrison.

Jon Craig's Contributions

  1. Area Business Complex Hits Market For $2.2M

    Area Business Complex Hits Market For $2.2M

    If you're looking to move a major business to an affordable location within New York state, you may be in luck.For $2.2 million, investors can buy an Ulster County business complex on Enterprise Drive in Kingston.The office park includes 394,631 square feet of rentable space, has plenty of parking and access to major highways -- and is in a very affordable, fast developing region of New ...

  2. Dutchess Luxury Home Sales Keep Pace With Last Year

    Dutchess Luxury Home Sales Keep Pace With Last Year

    The luxury real estate market in Westchester County improved after posting a 20 percent decline in the first quarter of this year, according to a report released on Wednesday, July 11 by Houlihan Lawrence.In Westchester, the luxury market is defined as properties selling for $2 million or higher.Year-to-date, luxury sales are down just 7 percent, according to the report, and sales ...

  3. Area Teen NASCAR Driver Will Be Competing Close To Home

    Area Teen NASCAR Driver Will Be Competing Close To Home

    There is a teenage professional stock car racer competing in NASCAR, and he happens to be from Connecticut. Anthony Alfredo, 19, a native of  Ridgefield,  competes in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series for MDM Motorsports. He will be racing close to home for the first time in his career this Saturday night, July 14, at Thompson Speedway in Thompson, CT. It is just over two hours from ...

  4. Cuomo Signs Women’s Contraception Executive Order In Hudson Valley

    Cuomo Signs Women’s Contraception Executive Order In Hudson Valley

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed an executive order in Westchester Tuesday, July 10 directing state officials to protect women's access to contraception. Cuomo's move comes just as President Donald Trump nominated Brett Kavanaugh as U.S. Supreme Court justice. Kavanaugh's decisions have typically sided against women's rights to contraceptives and abortions. Cuomo, of New Castle, announced new ...

  5. Area HS Grad Ocasio-Cortez Says She Didn't Oversell Bronx Girl Story

    Area HS Grad Ocasio-Cortez Says She Didn't Oversell Bronx Girl Story

    Can you grow up in Westchester County and not be considered comfortable financially?Upstart Democratic Congressional candidate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez says yes, and the Yorktown High School graduate's brutal honesty remains a cornerstone of her campaign strength.The 28-year-old Ocasio-Cortez is blasting cynics questioning her working class roots as "a girl from the Bronx," ...

  6. Poughkeepsie School Superintendent's Resignation Accepted With $430K Buyout

    Poughkeepsie School Superintendent's Resignation Accepted With $430K Buyout

    The Poughkeepsie City School District will pay former Superintendent Nicole Williams more than $430,000 to resign, according to a settlement agreement.The school board accepted Williams' resignation, effective this past Monday, and approved a settlement agreement at a special meeting on Thursday, July 5.Kathleen Farrell, who's been an assistant superintendent for the past year, was ...

  7. Brewster Schools Superintendent Announces Departure

    Brewster Schools Superintendent Announces Departure

    A rocky school year in Brewster got a new surprise when Superintendent Valerie Henning-Piedmonte announced plans to leave the district at the end of the next school year. The Brewster Board of Education accepted Henning-Piedmonte’s resignation effective July 31, 2019. Henning-Piedmonte has been in education for 25 years. She came to the Brewster district during the 2013-2014 year as ...

  8. East Fishkill PD Holds Active Shooter Training At John Jay HS

    East Fishkill PD Holds Active Shooter Training At John Jay HS

    East Fishkill Police Department recently completed its annual active shooter / active violence response training. The training was conducted throughout the week at John Jay High school. Agencies involved included the Putnam County Sheriff Department, Town of Kent Police Department, Town of Carmel Police Department, Village of Cold Spring Police Department and the Village of Brewster ...

  9. Poughkeepsie State Trooper Earns EMS Educator Of Excellence Of Year Award

    Poughkeepsie State Trooper Earns EMS Educator Of Excellence Of Year Award

    A state police trooper recently was honored by the Dutchess County Emergency Medical Services Council for specialized training.The Dutchess County EMS Council presented Trooper Stephanie Higgins of the state police's  Poughkeepsie barracks with the EMS Educator of Excellence of the Year award.The EMS Council award was for Higgins' work training EMS personnel to recognize and safely ...

  10. Sold! Two Buildings Go For $14.75M In Hudson Valley

    Sold! Two Buildings Go For $14.75M In Hudson Valley

    A commercial landlord has expanded his influence along Westchester's "Platinum Mile" with a $14.75 million purchase.Robert Weisz, founder and CEO of RPW Group of Rye Brook, said his company bought two Class A office buildings at 925-1025 Westchester Ave. on the border of West Harrison and White Plains.The purchase of the 192,711-square-foot property was announced by CBRE, a ...

  11. Prev Page 2 of 54 1 2 3 4 5 Next
    11 - 20 of 535 articles

Welcome to

East Dutchess Daily Voice!

Serves Amenia, Beekman, Dover, Millbrook, North East, Pawling, Pine Plains, Stanford, Union Vale & Washington

Get the news you need to know on the go.

Welcome to

East Dutchess Daily Voice!

Serves Amenia, Beekman, Dover, Millbrook, North East, Pawling, Pine Plains, Stanford, Union Vale & Washington

Hi! You've read our articles so we know you like our reporting. To keep reading please join our mailing list.

Get important news about your town as it happens.