October 11, 2000 RSS feed / Front Page

Legislature Awards The Hard Working In Putnam

The majority of the Putnam County Legislature More...

Nelsonville Is Quiet As State DOT Moves Out

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Governor, IBM Announce $2.5 Billion Investment In East Fishkill Manufacturing Plant

Facility to Bring 1,000 New Jobs to Hudson Valley More...

Garrison School Board Schedules Four Open Meetings For Community To Meet The Four Superintendent Finalists Board member Gerry Mahoney (Baldwin) resigns

The meeting of the Board of Education of the Garrison Union Free School District opened on October 4, 2000 with an attendance report from the Interim Superintendent Gary Loewenberg. More...

Rotary Club Pitches In At Putnam Valley Museum

The Putnam Valley Rotary Club paid a visit to the Putnam Valley Historical Society Museum on Peekskill Hollow Road this past weekend to pitch in and spruce up the outside of the old building. More...

 

Schools

Garrison Children’s Education Fund Grant Awards $42,000 For School Programs

The Board of Trustees of the Garrison Children More...

Bear Mountain Hockey Club Offers Skate Program

For all you youngsters out there (ages 4-7) the Bear Mountain Hockey Club if offering a Learn to Skate Program: Starting November 1st at Bear Mountain: every Wednesday evening from 5:00 to 5:45: required to have simple elbow pads and knee pads and of More...

Hawks Roll With The Big Dogs From Newburgh

The Philipstown Seahawks lost a tough one on Sunday to a very good Newburgh team. It was a cold day and the Hawks were matched up against the number one Junior Pee Wee team. More...

Briefly Noted

Philipstown AARP To Hold Bake Sale

The American Association of Retired Persons, Cold Spring - Philipstown Chapter #4709 will hold a Bake Sale on Saturday, October 14th at the Grand Union Plaza from 9am until noon. More...

Garrison School Welcomes New Staff

The Garrison Union Free School District has welcomed seven new teachers for the academic year 2000-2001. More...

Police Activity

Sheriff More...

Ligenza Gives Positions On Coroner Race

It may be as surprising to you, as it was to me, that the position of Putnam County Coroner is an elected office. More...

Michelle LeBlanc Wins Arts Grant For Jazz Series In Putnam County

Michelle LeBlanc, the jazz singer from Putnam Valley, has been awarded a grant from New York State Council on the Arts to produce a live jazz concert series in Putnam County. More...

County Legislature Unanimously Approves 2001 Budget

The Putnam County Legislature listened to the County More...

Town Board Takes Action To Designate Philipstown Performing Arts As Local Development Corporation Town will set speed limits for dangerous roads

Philipstown Performing Arts now exists as a Local Development Corporation (LDC), after action taken at the October 5 monthly Town Board meeting. More...

Putnam Valley Library To Present Annual Awards At Brunch This Sunday

For the past 24 years, the Putnam Valley Library Board of Trustees has presented the Virginia Connolly Award for distinguished voluntary public service to a Putnam Valley resident who, while freely giving of time and effort, has made a marked contrib More...

Locks Are Changed As Documents Go Missing

Relations between the Putnam County Sheriff More...

Focus on Philipstown

Letters to the Editor

Investigate All Available Options For Diversion To the Editor,

It is not only residents of communities in Westchester County that have concerns regarding the diversion of Putnam County treated sewage to Peekskill and ultimately to the Hudson River. More...

Reminiscent Of The 1988 Debates Dear Editor,

I was quite amused when I read Ron Mensch More...

Two Significant Proposals Haven’t Had Much Discussion Dear Editor: Over the past several weeks, 2 locally significant proposals have surfaced without much local input in my opinion:

1- The Pedestrian Tunnel: Presently this is an eyesore and most people want to get through it as quickly as possible - except maybe on a sweltering day when it is cool. More...

Sports News

Haldane’s Mod Soccer

In its first three games, Haldane More...

Homecoming Weekend Has Finally Arrived

Don More...

Blue Devils Drop First Game Of The Season But Look To Bounce Back On Homecoming Weekend

Some have called it the greatest High School football game they have ever been witness to. But no matter what you call it, the Haldane-Tuckahoe game was a display of great, exciting nail-biting football. More...

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