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John Jay football fights back to force OT, falls short

poughkeepsiejournal.com — NEW ROCHELLE - In a tense, competitive game between two of Section 1's best high school football teams on Friday, John Jay and New Rochelle saved most of the drama for the final seconds - and what a white-knuckle, bizarre finish it was.
Sep 19, 2014

RT @PJSports: John Jay football fights back to force OT, loses (with photos): pojonews.co/1ulLEqR by @LoHudInsider & some additions by @…

Cremin fires 3 TD passes in Arlington's 48-14 triumph

poughkeepsiejournal.com — Chris Cremin fired three touchdown passes as the Arlington High School football team cruised past host White Plains, 48-14, on Friday night. Cremin threw a first-quarter touchdown pass to Bailey Faldetta, a second-quarter touchdown pass to Chris O'Neil and a fourth quarter touchdown pass to Marc Barbieri.
Sep 19, 2014

RT @PJSports: Cremin fires 3 TD passes in Arlington's 48-14 win pojonews.co/1sbA4T2 via @pokjournal @ArlingtonFtbl @AHSAdmiral_Al @nysphsaa @NYSSWA

Man dies in Red Hook car crash on Rt. 199

poughkeepsiejournal.com — RED HOOK A man was killed late Thursday night in a traffic accident on Route 199, town police said today. The accident near West Willets Road in the Town of Red Hook involved only one vehicle, police said. The crash occurred at about 11:50 p.m. More information was not available.
Sep 19, 2014

Man dies in Red Hook car crash on Rt. 199 pojonews.co/1sbbv8B via @pokjournal

Poughkeepsie woman victim in Home Depot data breach

poughkeepsiejournal.com — When Poughkeepsie resident Shirley Gaudioso got her debit card statement earlier this week she was surprised to find a shopping spree - in Brooklyn. When she received her debit card statement Tuesday she saw three debit transactions, all from Sept. 3, all for $206, and all from Brooklyn.
Sep 19, 2014

Scam hits Home: Poughkeepsie woman victim in Home Depot data breach pojonews.co/1saOoLj via @pokjournal

Veteran of Santana, Journey and Woodstock plays Hardscrabble Day

poughkeepsiejournal.com — Hardscrabble Day features live music; children's activities; a spotlight on the local farming community; vendors; a parade; outdoor sculpture exhibition; artwork by local artists; and more. Arriving by helicopter at the Woodstock Music and Art Fair to perform with Carlos Santana, Gregg Rolie in August 1969 was not intimidated by the scale of what would become perhaps the world's most famous music festival.