August 9, 2000 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

The Civil War Comes To Constitution Island August 12th And 13th

The public is invited to take a trip back in time to Civil War days during an event-packed weekend on Constitution Island on Saturday and Sunday, August 12th and 13th. More...

Boys’ Choir Of Westchester Opens Auditions

Auditions are currently being held for the Boys More...

Beacon Sloop Club To Hold Annual Corn Festival

The Beacon Sloop Club will hold its annual Corn Festival on Sunday, August 13 at the Beacon Waterfront from noon to 6pm. Musical headliners appearing on the Sloop Club More...

Scouts Enjoy Hike To Top Of Stony Point

Pictured from left to right: Chris Brennan, Darius Szkolnicki, Rich Donahue, Paul Grandetti, Justin Feimer, Rick Burgender, Michael Savastano, Michael Impellittiere, Chris Ryan and Connor McCann. Not pictured: Max Garfunkle and Stephen Carlson. More...

Kristen Dodge To Wed Michael McNamara

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Dodge of Garrison, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Kristen Mary Shirey, to Michael Sean McNamara, son of Mr. and Mrs. Dennis McNamara of Yorktown Heights, NY. More...

Annual Book Sale At Desmond-Fish Library Opens To Public, August 19

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Corn & Hamburger Roast At Tompkins Corners Methodist Church Music by Ron Gluck

The historic Tompkins Corners Methodist Church is sponsoring its annual Corn and Hamburger Roast on August 19th from 5:30 to 7pm. The event will take place rain or shine, under the open carriage shed, built in 1890. More...

Summer Art Institute Opening At Garrison Art Center

Summer Art Institute artists: Gabriella Sacramone-Lutz, Alexandra Gunn, Adam Norton-Akers, Robert Meade and Isis Shiffer. More...

Christine Constantino Marries Darrin Worrall photo by Michael Polito

Thomas and Alice Constantino are proud to announce the marriage of their daughter, Christine to Darrin Lee Worrall, son of Jerry and Ann Worrall of Wappingers Falls. The ceremony was held on March 25, 2000 at St. Columba Church in Hopewell. More...

AT&T And Cablevision Agree To Swap And Sell Cable Systems To Enhance Regional "Super Clusters"

AT&T and Cablevision Systems Corporation announced last week that they have entered into agreements under which AT&T will receive cable systems serving approximately 357,850 subscribers in Boston and Eastern Massachusetts. More...

Talk of the Town

Happy Birthdays this week to Charles Junjulas Jr., Carol Saltzman, Maria Chefalo, Kevin Monroe, Paul White, Bill Ingram, Mary Jane Smith, Geoffry Lilburne, Carlton McConville, Michael Lyons, Marcella Sakala and Bob Sampogna. More...

Vassar Brothers Hospital Seeking Women For Breast Cancer Study

The STAR Breast Cancer Prevention Study has enrolled over six thousand women across the country in its first year - eight of whom were enrolled through Vassar Brothers Hospital. More...

Estelle & Alfonso’s Performing Troupe Travels To Lake George

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Philipstown Seniors Plan Trip To Cape Cod

The Philipstown Senior Citizens is sponsoring a 3-night, 4-day trip to Cape Cod on September 18-21. The trip includes a stop at Mystic Village, Mystic, CT, then on to Massachusetts, where lodging will be at Louis Bay Lodge, West Yarmouth, MA. More...

Town Of Highlands’ "Vision 2002" Receives Glynwood Center Grant

The Town of Highlands, New York More...

Feng Shui Tips For Stress Management

* A tabletop fountain is excellent for relieving stress. When water molecules strike rock, they are shearedd and release negative ions, which are excellent for relaxation and well-being. Water doesn More...

Police Activity

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AARP Picnic Next Week

On Tuesday, August 15th, at 12 Noon, the AARP will hold its annual picnic at the Cold Spring Boat Club. Bring your lunch and a friend, and enjoy a fine afternoon! More...

Birth Announcements

A son, Kyle Conrad Zimmerman, was born on July 27, 2000 at Hudson Valley Hospital in Cortlandt to Elisa M. Woolridge and Curtis J. Zimmerman of Cold Spring. More...

Cold Spring/Garrison Area Chamber Of Commerce Boat Ride A Success

The Chamber of Commerce picked a dry evening for their boat ride on July 31st. After boarding the Commander at Garrison More...

Putnam County 4-H Fair Results

The following people have been named winners in the 4-H Fair contests held last weekend. They include: More...

Fr. Licata Lodge OSIA #2435 Schedules August Event & Future Activities

The August cultural event of the Fr. Donald B. Licata Lodge, Order Sons of Italy in America #2435, will be the 10th Anniversary Sergio Franchi Memorial Concert on Saturday, August 19 at the Sergio Franchi Estate in Stonington, CT. More...

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