June 24, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Get Ready For Music & Fireworks!  Free Access 

It’s all coming together for the traditional Independence Day festivities here in Cold Spring. The bands are gearing up, the inflatables will be ready for the kids, the fireworks arrangements are complete. More...

Packed House Grills County Board At Butterfield Hearing

It was a full house of familiar faces Monday at a public hearing by the Putnam County Industrial Development Agency on the Butterfield project. The hearing in many ways was also a chance for opponents to once again question aspects of the project. More...

Coming Events

 

Civics and Politics

Village Hires New Law Firm; Cost Undisclosed

Village of Cold Spring

The Village Board agreed Tuesday night to hire a new law firm to replace interim counsel William Florence. More...

Verizon Contests Building Fees in Putnam Valley

Putnam Valley Town Board

Supervisor Bob Tendy began Wednesday’s Town Board meeting with a brief history lesson. More...

Garrison Cafe Looking to Expand

The Garrison Cafe submitted a new site plan to the Philipstown Planning Board this month, revealing plans to open both a wine bar and restaurant, as well as a retail wine store. More...

Schools

Haldane Graduates Leave Legacy of Kindness  Free Access 

Cloudy skies, a rain delay, and looming storms could not suppress the beaming smiles of the 77 Haldane seniors and their loved ones on graduation day. More...

Robyn Torregrossa & Shannon Poulose Excel in Putnam Valley High School

When the Putnam Valley High School Class of 2015 receives diplomas during this week’s commencement exercise, two young women with aspirations in the medical and engineering fields will be leading the processional. More...

Garrison School Discusses Land Trust Proposal and Names New School Nurse

In the last Board of Education meeting of the school year at Garrison, board members gave out awards and discussed the options regarding the proposal from the Hudson Highlands Land Trust. More...

Religious News

Music At First Presbyterian Church

On Sunday, June 28, The First Presbyterian Church of Philipstown, 10 Academy Street, Cold Spring, will devote the 10:30 Sunday Service to a celebration of their music program, one of the many outstanding ministries of the church. More...

Religious Services

OUR LADY OF LORETTO CATHOLIC CHURCH 24 Fair Street, Cold Spring, NY 10516 845-265-3718 lorettochurch@gmail.com ourladyoflorettocs.com Pastor: Fr. Thomas P. More...

Sports

Blue Devils Gave Us Plenty To Celebrate

It's hard to believe yet another school year has passed. The Class of 2015 has officially transitioned from being seniors to being alumni, but not before they helped forge some incredible moments as Blue Devil athletes. More...

Strong Play in Season Finales for Philipstown Boys

Philipstown Daggers Overwhelm Red Hook Red Devils, 5-2 More...

Philipstown Ballplayers In All Stars Tournament

It’s an exciting time of year for Philipstown Little League with two teams entering into the Little League All Star tournaments. More...

Independence Party Goofs

Both former Legislator Sam Oliverio and Putnam Valley Councilwoman Jackie Annabi, the town’s current deputy supervisor, have been endorsed for Putnam Valley Town Supervisor by the Independence Party. More...

Planters, Sandwich Signs A Safety Issue?  Free Access 

The Village Board discussed sidewalk sandwich boards, planters and dining tables Tuesday evening, with new Mayor Dave Merandy appearing to back-pedal from earlier comments last week about Whistling Willie’s and the restaurant’s flower pla More...

West Point & CIA In Harmony

Warner House Is Set for Major Renovation

Amidst a raw bar stuffed with seafood, followed by lobster and corn on the cob, the Constitution Island Association’s Seafood Gala on Saturday was marked by a rebuilt relationship with the U.S. Military Academy at West Point. More...

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Focus on Philipstown

Arts and Entertainment

Get Your Grill On! (and BBQ Plantains and Pork Ribs)  Free Access 

Gardening GUSTO

Don’t wait! Summer officially began last weekend and July 4th is coming up fast. This year’s Independence Day is a Saturday and perfect for grilling outside. More...

Anita Merando Pays Tribute to Cold Spring Through Stories & Song  Free Access 

Those who have grown up in Cold Spring can speak to the sense of community that makes the entire village feel like home. More...

Dinosaurs at Dockside on Saturday

A hungry Tyrannosaurus Rex will make short work of sunset picnickers when the Cold Spring Film Society opens its 5th Annual free Summer Film Series in Dockside Park on Saturday, June 27, with the popular blockbuster Jurassic Park (Steven Spielberg,19 More...

Community

Focus On: Whistling Willie’s

Focus On Philipstown with Tim Greco

Whistling Willie’s on Main Street in Cold Spring has been serving up delicious American fare since 2013 under current owner Frank Ciafardini. More...

Hudson Highland Land Reserve Starts Soil Testing

As part of their general subdivision analysis and conservation analysis, Hudson Highland Land Reserve (also known as Horton Road LLC) is conducting soil tests that involve digging with a backhoe. More...

Junior Troop 2911 Honors First Responders

At the Memorial Day Parade, Junior Troop 2911 hosted a breakfast for the First Responders of Philipstown in honor of their service to our community. More...

Attractions

Putnam Valley Farmers Market Opens on Friday

Return to the days of yesteryear by visiting the Putnam Valley Farmers Market. More...

Computer Clinics at Desmond-Fish

Desmond-Fish Library

The Desmond-Fish Library in Garrison is holding a series of clinics on Tuesday evenings in June and July to teach computer related skills. The sessions are free and will cover a variety of topics. More...

Canoe Trips Throughout Summer

The Taconic Outdoor Education Center is offering canoe exciting canoe trips throughout the summer. For all trips, participants must be at least 7 years of age. More...

Letters to the Editor

Thank You Montgomery and Leonard

To the Editor: Nancy Montgomery & Michael Leonard, Thank you! More...

Thanks But More Transparency Please

To the Editor, More...

Action Needed on Sidewalks

Editor's Note: This was addressed to the mayor and village clerk. More...

Classifieds  Free Access 

Services

PHILIPSTOWN TREE SERVICE: Land clearing, take downs, trimmings. Stump Removal. Fully insured. Reg. No. PC 607. 845- 265-2187. More...

Tag Sales

huge yard sale July 4th & 5th Saturday & Sunday 14 Constitution Dr. Cold Spring. Everything must go - Make me an offer! 8 am - 2 pm More...

Help Wanted

kitchen assistant Round Up Texas BBQ. P/T incl. weekends Ask for Linda 845-809-5557 landscape helper Experience helpful. Able to operate commercial lawn mower. Must have own transportation. Salary based on experience. 845-424-2323 More...

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