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Apostle Jeffrey C. Woody, Mayor Torrance Harvey, and Organist Joshua Borden at the 54th Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration.

54th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration

By Journalist Ms. Jones NEWBURGH - “Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do...
Poughkeepsie High School senior, Elijah Johnson, recently leaned that he earned a full Quest Bridge Scholarship to attend Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in the fall. The Honor-AP student Johnson ranks high in his 2022 class, while being involved with both academic clubs and athletic teams at school as well as holding a part-time job, managing to find priceless, treasured balance at the same time. Also, a member of the Upward Bound Program at Marist College, Johnson is the first person in its 55 year existence to be accepted to MIT.

Johnson Earns Prestigious Scholarship to MIT

By Jennifer L. Warren POUGHKEEPSIE - Elijah Johnson recalls it with compassion, empathy and humility. It was an emotional, very personal moment when he realized...