July 12, 2000 RSS feed / Front Page

Putnam Valley Republican Committee To Hold Second Annual Lincoln Award

For the second year the Putnam Valley Republican Committee will be holding the Lincoln Award Dinner Dance this Friday, July 14th at Crystal Bay Restaurant in Peekskill. The event will be held from 7 to 11 pm and includes a full dinner and dance. More...

Stephens Supports Bill To Permanently Offset Property Taxes For State-Owned Lands In Putnam

Assemblyman Willis H. Stephens announced his support last week for a bill, originally proposed by Gov. George Pataki, that would provide state aid payments to Putnam County to offset the loss of real property taxes on state-owned land. More...

Few Residents Turn Out To Comment On Cable Service In Putnam Valley Cablevision Internet service coming within the next year

If the turnout last Saturday morning for a general public hearing on cable service in Putnam Valley is any indication, most everyone in town is happy with their cable service. More...

Coming Events

Briefly Noted

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...

Nelsonville Continues With New Trail Project

The Village of Nelsonville continues to work preparing trails on the land it recently acquired from the Open Space Institute. More...

Legislature Takes Steps To Promote Tourism In Putnam Resolution to appoint watershed administrator sent back to committee

At the July 5th meeting of the full Putnam County legislature, The Putnam County Visitors More...

Premier Bank To Be Purchased By M&T Bank Of Buffalo

Premier National Bancorp and M&T Bank Corporation announced on Monday, July 10th, that they have entered into a definitive agreement for a merger between the two companies in a transaction valued at $342 million. More...

Scenic Hudson To Lead Hike At West Point Foundry

Scenic Hudson invites readers to explore the history and ecology of West Point Foundry Preserve - including ruins of the largest and most modern iron foundry in the country - on Saturday, July 22, beginning at 10:30 am. More...

Flag Restoration, Regimental Historian And CD Release To Highlight July 15th & 16th Civil War Weekend

One of the goals of this year More...

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Letters to the Editor

Blood Drives & Life And Death Questions Editor,

Ghandi is quoted as having said, "Whatever you do may seem insignificant, but it is most important that you do it." More...

Going To Help A Stranger In Need Dear Editor,

It has taken me a year to write this letter. We moved up to Cold Spring almost 5 years ago. We fell in love with the charm of this small town and felt it would be a lovely place to raise a family. We had at the time 2 children and my mom. More...

Protect What Little Farmland Is Left In Putnam County Dear Editor:

In the continued discussion of wetlands, it is always interesting that the wetland legislation advocates mention unspecified biodiversity and numerous mosquito-eating birds. More...

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