November 29, 2000 RSS feed / Front Page

Local Corporation Donates $5,000 In Services To Haldane Central Schools

The Haldane School Foundation Board of Trustees has announced that a local business, Jade Systems Corporation, has made an in-kind contribution worth $5,000 to the Haldane Central School District. More...

Technology Is The Focus Of Haldane BOE Workshop www2.lhric.org/haldane is web site for Haldane School

Given that technology is here to stay and becoming more and more sophisticated every day, Dr. More...

"Take Stock, Slow Down, Refocus" Is Legislator Oliverio’s Stance As He Talks About Moratorium

On Saturday, November 18th, County Legislator Sam Oliverio revealed in an interview with the PCN&R some eye-opening and frightening information about the reasons behind the Town Board More...

 

Schools

Putnam Valley Middle School Honor Roll

The following students have achieved High Honor or Honor Roll status at the Putnam Valley Middle School for the first quarter of the 2000-2001 School Year. More...

Family Night Sponsored By PTA At Haldane

Remember when you were a youngster and, on certain nights, you and your family would go back to school to have a spaghetti dinner, watch a movie, or go roller skating? The entire community would turn out to enjoy one another More...

Haldane Pta Second Annual Trick-Or-Treat For UNICEF Raises $1900.00.

The unseasonably cold weather did not keep the most committed Cold Spring trick-or-treaters indoors on Halloween. Sponsored by the Haldane PTA, this year More...

Briefly Noted

Friends Of Michael Continue Fundraising For Nativity Scene

Friends of Michael have announced that they have reached the halfway mark in their effort to raise $4,500 to purchase figures of the three wise men for the nativity scene which they installed last year at St. Philip More...

"Small Works" Opens With Craft Show At Levine Art Center

The Putnam Arts Council invites the community to attend the "Small Works" exhibit at the Levine Art Center, 255 Kennicut Hill Road in Mahopac. This holiday show features works no larger than 15 More...

Breast Cancer Support Group Begins In Carmel

Support Connection, a not-for-profit organization offering free support services to people affected by breast and ovarian cancer, is pleased to announce the continuation of a Breast Cancer Support Group to be held in Carmel. More...

Public Notice

The Putnam Valley Town Board will hold a special Town Board meeting and executive session on Wednesday, November 29th immediately following the scheduled work session beginning at 7pm. More...

Electrical Board Looks To County Legislature To Give It Enforcement Powers

At the Putnam County Legislature More...

Legislature Hears Progress On Highways And Facilities Projects Reported Paperwork bottlenecks blamed for several delays

The Commissioner of Highways and Facilities updated the Putnam County Legislature More...

Chamber Announces Christmas Holiday Theme 2000 - "Twas The Night Before Christmas..."

For the past several years the Cold Spring/Garrison Area Chamber of Commerce has sponsored a contest in the Cold Spring area to select the best window/house decorations for the holidays. More...

Philipstown Adopts 2001 Budget 1% tax decrease for non-village residents; village to see 3.4% town tax increase

At a special session on Monday, November 20 at the VFW Hall in Cold Spring, the Philipstown Town Board unanimously approved a final budget for the year 2001. More...

Sheriffs Cadet Holiday Toy Drive Underway

Putnam County Sheriff Thoubboron has announced the start of the 2000 Putnam County Sheriffs Cadet Holiday Toy Drive. This year More...

Focus on Philipstown

Letters to the Editor

Stand Firm For A Clean Up Editor,

Many thanks for alerting Putnam County residents to the candlelight vigil for a clean Hudson. The gathering was well attended, a heart-warming experience. More...

You Be The Judge Editor,

A recent article about the Putnam County Court race entitled, "Pataki More...

Preserving The Votes Of Our Service Men And Women To All Our US Veterans:

Where are you? Why haven More...

Sports News

Local Youths Win At Soo Bahk Do Moo Duk Kwan Championships

The 22nd U.S. Soo Bahk Do Moo Duk Kwan Championships were held in Vernon, New Jersey on November 9 and 10. More...

Soccer Report - 2000 Season Recap

6-7-8th Grade

The outcome of the 6-8th division was not determined until the last weekend of play. Coming into the last game of the year, Pete More...

Jade Systems Takes 4th/5th Grade Division

The season was wrapped up with a tough, skillful game between the only two teams with unbeaten records. The game was fast and furious and very entertaining because neither team dominated and both ends of the field were used and both goalies tested. More...

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