Around Town (Photos)

HIGH WIRE ACT — Central Hudson has been replacing poles in Cold Spring, much to the consternation of village officials, who they were not informed that the work was going to be done. The utility vehicles at times made streets impassible for emergency vehicles. (Photo by Michael Turton)

READY FOR RUN — Kim Caruso (front right), owner of Fleet Feet Sports Poughkeepsie, delivered shoes that the store donated of the Walter Hoving Home in Garrison for residents who are training for a 5K race. (Photo provided)

PUPPY DELIVERY — During his weekly 25-hour drive to New England, truck driver Rich Hawkins delivered Bailey, a 7-week-old black lab mix, from a Mississippi rescue group to Putnam Service Dogs in Brewster for training. (Photo provided)

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