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Van DeWater wins GOP primary for NY-19

Van DeWater wins GOP primary for NY-19

After trailing by 465 votes out of about 10,000 district-wide in the Election Day results for the GOP nomination to oppose first-term Democratic congressman Antonio Delgado of Rhinebeck this November, Kyle Van DeWater, an up-and-coming Dutchess County lawyer, a decorated Army veteran and a major in the Army Reserves, reversed the numbers with an overwhelming plurality in the absentee ballots against Ola Hawatmeh from Poughkeepsie.

Saugerties extends deadline for water bills

Saugerties extends deadline for water bills

Village of Saugerties water bills that went out on June 1 must be paid by July 6 to avoid a penalty, according to the instructions on the bill. This represents an extension of the usual grace period in recognition of the hardships imposed by the coronavirus and resulting unemployment. At its regular meeting on Monday, June 15, the village board agreed to grant an extension of the payment date to July 1.