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July 1, 2015 RSS feed / Community

Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro (Again!)

Last year, the “Life in Motion” project and “I Want to Walk” initiative saw two young men, along with Cold Spring residents, hike all the way to the top of Mount Kilimanjaro, with an elevation of 19,341 feet. More...

Meetings This Week

Wednesday July 1 7:00pm- Cold Spring Planning Board meeting at Village Hall 7:00pm-Putnam Valley Board of Education Re-organization/Business Meeting Thursday July 2 7:30pm- Cold Spring Zoning Board of Appeals meeting at Village Hall CANCELLED More...

PCNR Celebrates Ailes Family Ownership, Prepares for 150th Birthday  Free Access 

The History of The Putnam County News & Recorder

The Putnam County News & Recorder, the oldest newspaper serving Cold Spring, Garrison and Philipstown, is celebrating seven years of ownership by the Ailes family this summer – and is readying for its 150th birthday come Jan. 1, 2016. More...

Fireworks Safety

Despite objections from fire and EMS officials, Putnam lawmakers earlier this year legalized the sale of small fireworks across the county. More...

Talk of our Town

In the quest for an Olympic Gold Medal, add the name of Chelsea Lisikatos. See our story on page 1 about the Haldane softball star and her prospects on the Greek Olympic team. More...

Weekly Poll

Are you in agreement with the Philipstown board changing the law so that you have to apply for a permit to use private property for events?
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