Salisbury SVNA to Provide Care Through Duration of Pandemic

For over a century, the Salisbury Visiting Nurse Association in Salisbury, CT has been at the doorstep of area residents in need of home health or hospice care. In the years since its inception, the Salisbury SVNA has effectively become the oldest and most comprehensive home care, hospice and private care agency serving all of […]

2020-03-24T16:35:12-04:00March 24th, 2020|

Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro Holds Town Hall Meeting Addressing County’s Response to Pandemic

On Friday afternoon, just hours after Governor Andrew Cuomo announced his new mandate for all non-essential businesses in the state to keep 100 percent of their employees home effective Sunday evening, Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro held an hour long telephone town hall with local business owners and leaders addressing the County’s response […]

2020-03-20T18:22:23-04:00March 20th, 2020|

Keeping the Faith, Small Businesses Come Together in Face of Pandemic: Ways to Show your Support

As government and local officials continue to urge citizens to work from home in an effort to encourage self-quarantine, large gatherings and sporting events continue to be postponed or outright cancelled and the term ‘social distancing’ embeds itself firmly into the American lexicon, local businesses have justifiably begun to panic. On Monday morning […]

2020-03-19T12:25:00-04:00March 17th, 2020|

Area Hospitals Temporarily Restrict Visitor Access

Nuvance Health, New York and Connecticut’s massive healthcare network that currently manages some of the area’s largest facilities including Sharon Hospital in CT, and Northern Dutchess Hospital in NY has temporarily restricted visitor access to its hospitals across the region. In a statement released Monday morning, Nuvance had the following to say in […]

2020-03-16T12:52:14-04:00March 16th, 2020|

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As your justifiable concerns over recent reports of the COVID-19 virus in our area are hopefully met with the healthy, preventative measures, and helpful advice from our great community of health professionals, we here at Main Street Magazine wish to impart one sentiment: we are here, conducting business, and bringing you the news. 

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2020-03-12T16:25:33-04:00March 12th, 2020|

Local Officials Provide Updates on Coronavirus

As concerns mount over the recent outbreak of coronavirus cases in New York, local officials and institutions have issued statements regarding proactive measures being taken to combat the flu-like sickness. New York currently finds itself second in the country in confirmed cases behind the State of Washington with 173. While the spread of […]

2020-03-11T13:24:18-04:00March 11th, 2020|

Hillsdale Conservation Advisory Council to Present Final Natural Resource Inventory Report

On Thursday, March 25 Hillsdale’s Conservation Advisory Council will present more than two years worth of research to town residents in the final version of their Natural Resource Inventory report. The extensive 203-page document has already been made available on the Town’s website and provides descriptions, maps, photographs, and […]

2020-03-03T15:54:01-05:00March 3rd, 2020|

Age does not Abide; Humanitarianism Perists – The Force of Abraham Keita

Violence can breed many things: anger, hatred and perhaps most frighteningly, more violence. Two World Wars brought bitterness, dissidence, genocide and a perpetual sense of xenophobia throughout Europe and across the globe. Two Civil Wars over the course of 12 years had similar effects on Liberia. Corruption from the highest levels of government gave way […]

2020-02-23T19:10:11-05:00February 22nd, 2020|