October 4, 2000 RSS feed / Front Page

Town Attorney David Wright Discusses The Future Of Cable And Communications Technology In Putnam Valley

In an interview with Town Attorney David Wright last week, he said there are two key issues the public should be made aware of regarding the Cablevision contract: The first is that some people, administrations and municipalities are trying to impose More...

Philipstown Residents Hear Land Use Ideas At Forum

At Haldane School on September 27, residents of Philipstown heard the second in a series of forums examining problems and potential solutions related to land use issues in the Town. More...

Office For The Aging Appoints Outreach Worker For Putnam Valley

The Putnam County Office for the Aging is pleased to announce the appointment of Michelle Saporito as the first Outreach Worker assigned to the Putnam Valley area. More...

PV Ambulance Announces Groundbreaking Ceremonies

The Putnam Valley Volunteer Ambulance Corps will host a groundbreaking ceremony for their new building on Saturday, October 14, 10 am at the building site on Oscawana Lake Road in Putnam Valley (between Church Road and Kramer More...

Coming Events

 

Schools

Australian Visits Haldane

Michelle Grainger, A native of Sydney, Australia, visited Mrs. Downer More...

Haldane Teachers Receive Grants

Four Haldane Elementary School teachers were awarded $500.00 mini-grants through The Learning Foundation. More...

Briefly Noted

Beacon Health Center Offers Prenatal Care

PCAP, the Prenatal Care Assistance Program, is available free of charge to pregnant women and teenagers who are not eligible for Medicaid and do not have insurance. More...

Public Hearing Will Present Integrated County Plan For Social Services

Michael J. More...

American Cancer Society Seeks Volunteers In Hudson Valley Area

The American Cancer Society is looking for volunteers in the Hudson Valley area to assist with various activities. Skilled office volunteers are needed as well as volunteers for many of the Society More...

Public Notices

Voter Registration will be held at the Philipstown Town Hall on Saturday, October 7 from noon to 9 pm and Wednesday, October 11, from 6 to 9:30 pm. More...

Cable Truck Takes Tumble Near Aqueduct

On September 30th at approximately 3 pm, the Putnam County Sheriff More...

Cablevision Resolution Rocks Putnam Valley Town Board

What started out as a routine Town Board meeting held on Wednesday, September 27th, (Putnam Valley Town Board Work Session, Public Hearing and Special Town Board Meeting), quickly turned into a heated exchange when Supervisor Santos made a motion to More...

WasteWater Diversion Plan Discussions Continue No timetable yet set for decision

Both sides of the debate on County Executive Robert Bondi More...

Legislature Finalizes 2001 Budget - Public Hearing Set For Last Step In Acceptance Process

At the Putnam County Legislature More...

Local Organizations Sponsor Bert Kandell Blood Drive

The Bert Kandell Blood Drive will be held at the Putnam Valley Firehouse on October 17th, from 2:30 until 8:00. The Fire-house is located next to Town Hall on Oscawana Lake Rd. More...

Haldane School Board Meets At Length For Housekeeping At First Meeting Of 2000-01 School Year New and tenured teachers recognized at special presentation

A special presentation started off the Haldane School Board meeting on September 26, 2000. New staff were presented and those receiving tenure were also introduced. Elementary School Principal Mrs. More...

Meeting Videos from PCN&R


Focus on Philipstown

Letters to the Editor

Professionalism & Humanity Of The PVAC Editor,

Twice in the past month, we have needed the help of the Philipstown Volunteer Ambulance Corps. to care for our 92-year-old aunt. They responded promptly and treated her with absolute professionalism and gentle humanity. More...

A Choice In The Upcoming Election Dear Editor:

I remember my mother telling the horror stories of women who risked their lives in back alley abortions because of unemployment and too many mouths to feed. While Rep. More...

Change Archaic State Law Editor:

Last night Hudson Highland Land Trust presented to Philipstown community a Forum introducing encouraging and positive directions to balance development and conservation. More...

Sports News

Garrison Girls Soccer Starts Season Superbly

The Garrison Union Free School

Playing a savvy, young team from Edgemont(Scarsdale), the story line on this years opening game was the superb play of the newest members of the team, a crop of seventh graders that had that fire in their eye, playing for the first time for their sch More...

Hawks Suffer Two Losses

The Philipstown Seahawks played great football over the weekend but suffered two tough losses. The Flag Seahawks played the first game ever under the lights as they took on the Hyde Park Eagles at Memorial Park in Beacon. More...

Haldane Stomps Giants From Gould Blue Devils Prepare to Battle Tuckahoe for League Title

It was another big day for the Haldane Blue Devils. In the fourth game of their season, the Devils had little trouble keeping their unblemished record alive. More...

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