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Odell and Guillaro Reaffirm Commitments to Philipstown  Free Access 

BUTTERFIELD PROJECT

After years of debate and disputation over the Butterfield project, the future development has been placed squarely before the Cold Spring Planning Board for site plan approval. More...

Horsepower at Mayor’s Park

American Muscle Cars Draw Hundreds of Buffs

Seventy-three hot rods took over Mayor’s Park on Saturday for the first annual Cops & Rodders Car Show. The spectacle was sponsored by the Cold Spring Police Benevolent Association along with Embalmer’s Car Club. More...

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Civics and Politics

Breaking News - 7/25/2014 2:42 PM

VFW Appraisal Set, Cemeteries Getting TLC

A special board meeting on the morning of Friday, July 25 led to the hiring of an appraiser for the VFW Hall. More...

Tendy to Challenge Levy For District Attorney

PUTNAM COUNTY D.A. RACE

Putnam Valley Supervisor Robert Tendy realizes that name recognition is critically important in any political race. More...

Maloney Avoids Drone Discussions

The Federal Aviation Administration is now conducting an investigation into U.S. Representative Sean Patrick Maloney’s use of a private drone for commercial purposes at his wedding last month. More...

Schools

Haldane Honor Roll 4th Quarter 2014

Haldane Honor Roll, final quarter More...

Putnam Valley Honor Roll Listing

HIGH HONOR ROLL More...

High Achievers

Dean’s List The following area students have been named to the University at Albany Dean's List of Distinguished Students for Spring 2014: Putnam Valley: Lisa Barone, Jacqueline Rainieri, Andres Soto, Gennaro Zimbaldi Commencements More...

Sports

Ten Wishes for Haldane Sports

With the high school sports schedule still over five weeks away, it's still a little early to get into the nuts and bolts of the upcoming fall campaigns. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Lillian Mildred Lombardo  Free Access 

Lillian Mildred Lombardo, age 94, of Garrison, died on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at Phelps Memorial Hospital in Sleepy Hollow. Born in Allendale, NJ, on January 4, 1920 she was the daughter of the late Herman and Louella (DeGraw) Mann. More...

Thomas B. Bouchard

Thomas B. Bouchard, age 68, died on Saturday, July 19, 2014, at his residence in Cold Spring. Born on October 7, 1945, in Fort Fairfield, Maine, he was the son of the late Thomas B. and Joanne (Deschesne) Bouchard, Sr. More...

Deborah Peacock

Deborah Peacock, nee Deborah Janet Lahey, passed away on May 22, 2014, from complications from diabetes. She was born in Cold Spring, New York, on July 19, 1951, to James and Isabelle Lahey. More...

Wind Turbine Code Breezing Forward

Councilman Leonard briefed the board on wind turbine issues and examined the code used by the town of Clermont in Columbia County. More...

Hundreds Stranded in Garrison at Train Station

Rockslide Damages Tracks; Commuters Pack Platforms & Station

A rockslide onto the Metro- North Hudson Line between Peekskill and Garrison damaged two sets of rail tracks Saturday, leaving thousands of commuters stranded for hours at the quaint Garrison train depot. More...

Hospital Unveils New Teaching Kitchen

Healing & Health Tied in Venture

Have you ever heard of a business that tries to keep customers away? More...

Peekskill Man Accused of Having Sex with Putnam Valley Teen

A 21-year-old Peekskill man was arrested on felony rape charges of a 14-year-old girl. More...

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Focus on Philipstown

Elections

Breaking News - 7/24/2014 11:02 AM

Astorino Says Special Prosecutor May be Needed

Demands explanation from Cuomo on ‘Morelandgate’

The race for New York governor was upended this week, with revelations that Gov. More...

Arts and Entertainment

Good Manners, Good Food & Gluten-Free (and Really Good Gluten-Free Lemon Bars)

Gardening GUSTO

This is the 200th Gardening Gusto column! Elizabeth Ailes and I began this gardening and cooking venture together as a one-off piece on August 4, 2010. More...

Young Musicians Perform at Desmond-Fish Potluck

The Desmond-Fish Third Tuesday Potluck on the Library Lawn moved inside last week due to rain. More...

Alexis P. Suter Band at Summer Series  Free Access 

The Cold Spring Area Chamber of Commerce will host its popular Summer Sunset Music Series on Sunday, July 27, featuring The Alexis P. Suter Band. More...

Community

Focus On: Library Director in a Digital Age

DESMOND-FISH LIBRARY

In this week’s Focus on Philipstown show, we paid a visit to the Desmond-Fish Library in Garrison to chat with its Director Jen McCreery. McCreery is only the third person to serve in this position in the 34-year history of the library. More...

Girl Scouts Support Guiding Eyes

Junior Girl Scout Troop 2911 recently visited the Guiding Eyes for the Blind Training facility in Yorktown. In March, the girls hosted a Party for Paws to collect items needed at the Guiding Eyes facility. More...

Troop 437 Camps at Constitution Island

The scouts of Boy Scout Troop 437 Philipstown had the privilege of camping on Constitution Island this past weekend, giving them the opportunity to enjoy the beauty and rich heritage of the area. More...

Letters to the Editor

Facts Are Stubborn On Tilly Foster

To the Editor, Mr. Drew Barrett’s letter in last week’s edition contains only his opinions – there is not a single “truth” or verifiable fact in it. More...

Weddings/Engagements

Jennifer D. Cotennec and Garrett S. Christensen

Jennifer D. Cotennec, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Philippe Cotennec of Cold Spring, New York, was married on Saturday evening, July 5, 2014, to Garrett S. Christensen, son of Dr. and Mrs. Shane Christensen of Kansas City, Missouri. Rev. More...

Classifieds  Free Access 

Services

PHILIPSTOWN TREE SERVICE: Land clearing, take downs, trimmings. Stump Removal. Fully insured. Reg. No. PC 607. 845- 265-2187. NR MASONRY LLC: NEW homes, additions, all types stonework - patios, entrance pillars, fireplaces, walls, curbing, Unilock. More...

Real Estate

REAL ESTATE NEEDS Limited Editions Realty 10 Marion Avenue, Cold Spring. Call 845-265-3111 or go to limitededitionsrealty.com More...

For Rent

APARTMENTS FOR RENT Main St. 1 blk from RR . Studio, 2 BDR, Duplex, M-F 9-5 914-761-8880 x11 COLD SPRING 1 BDRM APT Efficiency kit/living area, separate bedroom. Full bath. $950/mo everything included. Plenty of parking. Also, Spacious 2 BDR. avail. More...

Weekly Poll

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