August 26, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Untimely End to Summer for Boat Club

Extension Denied for Boat & Dock Removal

The weather forecast predicts a beautiful weekend, but it will surely be bittersweet at the Cold Spring Boat Club. More...

Coming Events

 

Civics and Politics

Town Offers One More Chance For Residents to Discuss Garrison Fire Becoming A District

Philipstown Town Board

Town Hall was filled Wednesday night for two public hearings on the possible Garrison Fire District; the public hearings remain open to continue to gather comment. More...

Candidates Meet and Greet The Public

Candidates vying for county, town and village races in November presented their goals and aspirations Tuesday evening at a “Meet and Greet” event organized by the League of Women Voters and the Putnam Chambers of Commerce. More...

Historic Board OKs Impellizeri Home

Anne Impellizeri appeared before the Historic District Review Board last Wednesday evening for a simple request, her desire to rebuild her home lost in flames last year. More...

Schools

Back to school details for Haldane, Garrison & Putnam Valley  Free Access 

Back to school details for Haldane, Garrison & Putnam Valley  Haldane: Back to school: September 2nd. Elementary Events More...

Tax Caps & School Forest at Garrison

Monday marked the first official meeting of the new Board of Education and administration at the Garrison Union Free School. More...

Bus Schedule for Haldane Schools

Route #1 - High School/ Middle School (Yellow) East Mountain Rd. North; turn onto E. Mountain Rd. S; right turn at Trout Brook Rd. continue on E. Mountain Rd. S; Right turn onto Hy-Vue Terrace; back to Route 9; Old Postal Rd. to Fishkill Rd. More...

Religious News

Reform Synagogue High Holy Day Observances

The Philipstown Reform Synagogue will once again invite the community to join with it to observe the Jewish High Holy Days and mark the beginning of the Hebrew calendar year 5776. More...

Religious Services

ST. PHILIP’S CHURCH IN THE HIGHLANDS Episcopal 1101 Route 9D, Garrison Across from the Garrison School Rev. Francis H. More...

Sports

Local Youth Soccer Players Train With Lady Blue Devils  Free Access 

Haldane's turf field had a unique vibe to it this past Monday, as Haldane's athletes shared their space with some very special younger guests. More...

Haldane Football Alumni Play Together Again

On a hazy, hot and humid August 15th morning, Haldane football alumni laced up their cleats for one more game. Graduates from the 1980s to the 2000s played a game of flag football to relive and share the great moments of their varsity careers. 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...

Help Wanted

Carpenter Helper/ Tradesman. Pay based on experience. Call Jeff at Toland Construction. 845-265-2253 round up texas bbq P/T incl. weekends. Ask for Linda 805-809-5557 More...

Wanted

Parking Spot Wanted Walking distance to CS train station, Compact car. In or out ok. 917-757-1397 More...

Shopowners Demand Action from Village To Create A Better Business Climate  Free Access 

On an August night with summer still hanging on, a handful of Main Street business owners came to the Cold Spring Village Board with a united concern: earning enough money to get through the winter. More...

Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth at Cold Spring Candy Co.

Doing Business in the Hudson Valley

A red and white striped wall, a rainbow of sweets, and a friendly owner bring to life the experiences of children of the 1950s, right on Main Street in the Cold Spring Emporium. More...

Four-Time DWI Loser From Putnam Valley Nabbed Again

A Putnam Valley man convicted of DWI-related offenses four times since 2005 is back in jail again following his arrest for DWAI-Drugs by State Police. More...

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Focus on Philipstown

Arts and Entertainment

Gardening Gusto’s Two Rules (and Plum Pie)

Gardening GUSTO

Readers often ask me and Gardening Gusto’s illustrious illustrator Peter Gergely “Don’t you guys ever run out of ideas for your column?” The answer is 257 times, “Not yet.” When you adore gardening and cooking, tho More...

Environment Highlighted in Mixed Media & Metal

September’s exhibits at Gallery 66 NY both invoke the environment: “Passing Storms” and “The Evolution of Shape.” More...

Collaborative Concepts Launches Farm Project

Sculpture, performance art, theater and music mix it up at Saunders Farm in the spectacular Philipstown landscape. Visitors venture back into history just to arrive at this 18th -century farm, located on the Old Albany Post Road. More...

Community

Seniors Gather at Waterfront for Lunch, Farewell

Seniors gathered at the Cold Spring Boat Club for one last luncheon on Thursday. They thanked the club for all the memories, with special posters, pictured above. Left: Rose Cava has some fun with her PCNR newspaper hat. More...

Focus On: Chickadee Gallery On Main

Focus On Philipstown with Tim Greco

What can you say about the lovable author and Chickadee Gallery owner Petula Eng that hasn’t been said already? More...

Scams Reported by Central Hudson

Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation is warning its customers about a new bill-payment scam. More...

Attractions

Tracing A Traitor's Footsteps in Garrison

In the bucolic community of Garrison, home to Highlands Country Club and the bustling Garrison Cafe, infamy and subterfuge are the last things on one’s mind. More...

Letters to the Editor

Praise for 'Amazing Grace'

Dear Editor, More...

The Age of Specialization

At a recent Public hearing at the Philipstown Town Hall, the topic at hand was the Garrison Volunteer Fire Company's potential morphing after 86 years of service into a Fire District. More...

Births

Alessia Nancy Russo

Alessia Nancy Russo was born on August 3, 2015, to parents Stephanie and Christian Russo of Putnam Valley. Maternal grandparents are Roger Williams and Leslie Hershey of Armonk, NY. Paternal Grandparents Marie and Joe Russo of Mahopac, NY. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Dorothy K. Vambutas

Dorothy K. Vambutas, age 82, passed away at her home on the morning of August 17, 2015, surrounded and comforted by her family. She was born March 12, 1933, to Sarah and William Kassay in Brooklyn, N.Y. More...

Matthew Tyler Harris

Matthew Tyler Harris died suddenly on Friday, August 21, 2015, at his residence in Garrison. He was 23, born in Mt. Kisco, on July 20, 1992, the son of Allan and Diane (Bogdan) Harris. More...

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