September 13, 2000 RSS feed / Front Page

Intrary Appointed Town of Kent Representative Putnam Valley’s Kleinegris honored by Legislators

In a surprising and quick moving development Republican Terry Intrary of the Town of Kent joined the County Legislature as District 3 Representative at the end of the September 5th meeting of the Putnam County Legislature More...

Philipstown Ambulance Corps Hires County’s First Paid Responders

Volunteerism has been the backbone of emergency services in Putnam County for generations. More...

Two Area Youths Arrested On Criminal Mischief Charge

The Cold Spring Police Department reports the arrest of two area 16-year olds on Saturday evening, September 2nd at approximately 11:30 pm on charges of Attempted Criminal Mischief in the 4th degree. More...

New Local Partnership Presents Kickoff Concert "Jazz In The Fields"

The newly formed Putnam Valley Arts and the newly instituted YMCA Camp Combe of Putnam Valley have joined together in an effort to bring the arts into the forefront of community life in Putnam Valley and its environs. More...

 

Letters to the Editor

Hurricane Floyd Road Repair Letter to the Editor:

Last fall Hurricane Floyd caused extensive flood damage to my property on Ox Yoke Road in Garrison. The repairs to my driveway were costly and required a loan from the SBA. More...

Not Allowing The Public To Vote For Open Space Letter to the Editor:

On 9/5 the Putnam Legislature again refused to allow the public to vote on an open space referendum despite over 800 signatures on petitions requesting this, ending the last chance to put it on the November ballot and ignoring the issues outlined for More...

Looking For Answers Editor,

With the referendum construction costs approaching in the near future, a number of taxpayers have stopped by and asked several questions. It seems to me the replies should be given by the Board of Education. More...

Sports News

GO USA!

At least one Aussie seems to be cheering for the American athletes at the upcoming Olympics 2000. More...

Philipstown LL Plans Repairs To Concession Stand

The Philipstown Little League is planning to have a Rt. 9D field concession stand fix-and-paint day on Saturday September 23. Volunteers will be at the stand from 8 am to 7 pm. Help is needed in the following areas: More...

Seahawks Kick Off 2000 Season

The Blue Devils were not the only team in action this past weekend. The Philipstown Pop Warner program kicked off their 2000 season on Sunday with a double-header on the Haldane field. More...

Lake Surprise Residents Tell Town Board Of Safety Concerns Related To Proposed Camp Expansion

At the September 7 monthly meeting of the Philipstown Town Board, residents of Lake Surprise Road presented their ongoing concerns about the proposed year-round expansion of Surprise Lake Camp. More...

Meet Ms. Maryann Doyle, Putnam Valley School Superintendent

by Edward Paul Greiff More...

Garrison School Board Holds First Meeting Of The School Year Discussions continue regarding Redoubt Trail Loop

The Garrison School Board held its first meeting of the 2000-2001 academic year on Wednesday, September 6th. More...

Bondi Unveils 2001 Budget Proposal Legislators give mixed reactions to spending plan

On Wednesday, September 6, Putnam County Executive Robert Bondi unveiled his budget for 2001 to the public at the Putnam County Legislature More...

Ligenza Announces For County Coroner

Cynthia Ligenza MD has announced her candidacy for the position of Putnam County Coroner on the Democratic ticket. If elected, Dr. Ligenza would bring a combination of competence and vitality to that office. More...

Fifth Annual Butterfield Library Autumn Reception September 17th

The Butterfield Library Fundraising Committee has announced that this year More...

Focus on Philipstown

Briefly Noted

Twins’ Club Debuts Website

The Dutchess County Mothers of Multiples, a support group for mothers of twins, triplets and quadruplets, has introduced their new website at www.go.to/twinsclub. More...

AARP To Meet

The Cold Spring Philipstown AARP Chapter #4709 will start the fall season with a meeting on Tuesday, September 19th at the Methodist Church on the corner of Main and Orchard Streets in Cold Spring at 1pm. More...

Police Activity

Sheriff More...

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