July 12, 2000 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Vassar’s "Nearly New Shop" Celebrates 50th Year

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Putnam Co. Dept. Of Health Offers Services

Free immunizations are offered each month throughout Putnam County for all those aged 19 and younger. There are no special requirements or qualifications to receive vaccines. Daytime and evening hours are available. More...

Talk of the Town

...Happy Birthday to Robbyn Spinelli, who turned 10 years old yesterday, July 11th. And Ryan Koval will turn 5 years old on July 17th. Enjoy your day! More...

Increased Traffic Enforcement Over 4th Of July Results In 299 DWI Arrests

Although the 4th of July holiday weekend was 24 hours longer than in previous years, the number of people injured or killed during this same time period last year has remained the same this year, while the number of property damage accidents, traffic More...

Franciscan Friars Of The Atonement-Graymoor Sponsor Journaling Retreat

The Graymoor Spiritual Life Center, a ministry of the Franciscan Friars of the Atonement, is sponsoring a journaling retreat from July 14 - 16. More...

Grant Money Available For Artists And Arts Groups

The Putnam Arts Council announces the start of its Arts Link Grant Program for 2001. More...

Underground Railroad Program At Mt. Gulian Society

Local author and educator Roger King presents a program about the Underground Railroad at Mount Gulian Historic Site on Sunday, July 16th at 1:30 pm. More...

Ballroom Dancers To Organize Local Chapter

The United States Amateur Ballroom Dancers Association (USABDA) has announced plans to organize a Chapter for recreational and competitive dancers in the Fishkill area. More...

15th Annual Silhouettes Program At Boscobel

One of the few highly skilled profile cutters in the country, Sally Newcomb, itinerant artist, brings a bit of traditional Americana to Boscobel on July 27, 28, 29, and 30, from 10 am to 5 pm. This is the fifteenth year that Ms. More...

AHA Home Tip Avoid Stress By Planning Your Move

Americans suffer from a terminal case of Wanderlust More...

Putnam County Historical Society Invites Public To Lawn Party At ‘Windway’

The Putnam County Historical Society & Foundry School Museum invites members of the public to its annual lawn party, to be held on Saturday, July 29, from 5-7 p.m. at "Windway," one of Philipstown More...

"Flying With Falcons" At The Raptor Center

The Hudson Valley Raptor Center, a non profit organization dedicated to the rehabilitation of injured birds of prey and their conservation in the wild is now open for the summer season on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from 1-4 pm with live birds of More...

Hudson Valley Views Listed On National "Most Endangered" List

Viewsheds of the Hudson Valley More...

Philipstown Town Board Release Monthly Meeting Agenda

The Town Board of the Town of Philipstown will hold their regular monthly meeting at the Town Hall, 236 Main St., Cold Spring, on July 13th at 8:00 pm. The tentative agenda follows. More...

Highland Garden Club Schedules Annual Picnic

The Highland Garden Club held their annual luncheon at Plumbush on June 14. Members and guests enjoyed a delicious luncheon. Don MacDonald, local historian, gave a very interesting and informative talk on the history of Cold Spring. More...

AARP Picnic

On Tuesday, July 18th at the Cold Spring Boat Club at 12 Noon, the AARP will hold their annual picnic. Join in and enjoy the day! Bring your lunch and a friend. Coffee, soda and cake will be provided. More...

Thomas Warren To Retire After 20 Years Service In The Navy

Senior Chief Petty Officer Thomas Warren will return to San Diego, CA on July 3rd from his last six-month deployment with the US Navy aboard the U.S.S. John C. Stennis, one of the Navy More...

Taconic Opera Seeks Male Voices

Men for the opera chorus, Taconic Opera, are needed. Taconic Opera is looking for tenors and basses who are not afraid to sing in Italian. Rehearsals for the upcoming season begin August 1st. All performances are at Yorktown Stage. More...

Police Activity Cold Spring Police

On July 7, Perri Destasio, age 42, of Crugers, was arrested and charged with aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and failing to keep right of center pavement markings. Ms. More...

Historic Aircraft Of World War 2 Coming To Westchester County Airport

Look in the sky over Westchester on Friday July 21st and you More...

Public Hearing On Putnam Substance Abuse Services July 12th

The Putnam County Departments of Mental Health, Social Services and Youth Bureau announced on July 6th that a Public Hearing, regarding the Local Government Plan for Alcohol and Substance Abuse Services for 2001, will be held on Wednesday, July 12 at More...

Coin Exhibit At Putnam County 4-H Fair

The Croton River Numismatic Society of Carmel has been invited to participate in the Putnam County 4-H Fair to be held July 29 - 30, at Putnam County Veterans Memorial Park located on Gipsy Trail Road in Carmel. More...

Own It - Don’t Rent It - Second Homebuyer’s Seminar Scheduled

The second of a five-part homebuyer More...

New Director Of Maternal/Child Health At Hudson Valley Hospital Center

Teryl (Teri) Lowinger, R.N., is the new Director of Maternal/Child Health at Hudson Valley Hospital Center, announced Kathy Webster, Vice President of Patient Services on July 6th. More...

The Family Album Archive Project Visits The Putnam County Historical Society Learn how to preserve your family photo-albums and memorabilia!

Get free advice on how to preserve and store your albums and photographs; Identify, date and interpret your photographs, and get tips on how to do research into your family histories on Saturday, July 15th from 12 to 4 pm at the Putnam County Histori More...

St. Andrew’s Annual Auction Saturday, July 29

St. Andrew More...

Obstetrician/Gynecologist Joins Medical Group In Cold Spring

Dr. Huan-Sue Zhou has joined Drs. Carol Harracksingh and Suleika Michel in their OB/GYN practice in Cold Spring. They are on the medical staff at Hudson Valley Hospital Center in Cortlandt Manor. More...

Antoinette Fodera Marries Thomas Randal, Jr.

Antoinette and Joseph Fodera of Cold Spring announce the marriage of their daughter, Antoinette Michelle, to Thomas L. Randall, Jr., son of Thomas and Diane Randall of Peru, New York. More...

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