January 17, 2001 RSS feed / Front Page

Public Notices

The Town of Philipstown has two openings on the Board of Assessment Review. Any Philipstown residents who have an interest in serving on this Board are asked to send a resume to the Supervisor More...

County Ponders Use of Donated Land Parcel In Carmel Final decision may depend on environmental concerns

A donated parcel of land near the Putnam County Courthouse is under consideration for development into either ball fields for Carmel High School or a park for the community. More...

Hudson Valley Tourism Development Council To Meet February 8 Members to hear from Stewart Airport and World Trade Center

Tourism businesses are invited to an open meeting of the Hudson Valley Tourism Development Council (TDC) scheduled for Thursday, February 8, 2001 from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon at Hotel Thayer, West Point. More...

Coming Events

 

Schools

Haldane Foundation Awards Common Threads $5,000

At the Haldane Foundation meeting on December 12, 2000, the PTA sponsored cultural awareness committee, Common Threads was awarded $5,000 to be used towards programming for the coming year. Up substantially from the $1,200 given in 2000, this year More...

Author Jean Marzollo Visits Haldane

Jean Marzollo visited Haldane third grade students on December 12th to discuss her books. The visit was in response to Skylar Francis More...

Haldane PTA Plans Bingo Night Jan. 26th.

Nothing to do with the family on Friday nights? Well you do now! On January 26th you More...

Sports News

Thunder Ridge Ski Area Announces Family Fun With Scout Week Boy Scouts of America earn badges on the slope

Thunder Ridge Ski Area in Patterson, NY announces Scout Week, a perfect way to introduce your little scouts to skiing. More...

Philipstown Recreation Department Basketball Highlites January 13th Grades 5th – 6th

Gregorio Contracting (coach Bill Thom) defeated McCormack Smith (coach Tom Nastasi) 43 to 21. Scoring for Gregorio: Dave Kinnaird, 8 pts., Billy Thom, 13 pts., Alex d More...

Croton Tigers Get A Double Beating From Haldane

On Friday night, Haldane had a lot of fun. Both the Boys and Girls Varsity were able to defeat the Croton Tigers, one of Haldane More...

County Youth Awards Seeks Nominations

Each spring the Putnam County Youth Board, in conjunction with the Putnam County Youth Bureau, hosts a Volunteer Awards Dinner for outstanding youth in Putnam. More...

Garrison School Begins 2001 With New Superintendent Gerry Irish to retire May 5

On January 10 the Garrison School Board held its first meeting of the new year, and its first meeting with the district More...

Cold Spring Village Ponders Hudson River Dredging

At the Village of Cold Spring More...

Mt. Nimham And Other County Projects Moving Forward At Snail’s Pace Delays don’t bode well for new county courthouse

On Thursday January 12th, the Putnam County More...

Putnam Valley Town Board Meets For Reorganization Not all town board appointments are unanimous

The Putnam Valley Town Board met for its reorganization meeting on January 10th and made appointments and approved expenditures for the coming year. However, not every appointment was unanimous. More...

Meeting Videos from PCN&R


Focus on Philipstown

Letters to the Editor

22nd Annual Philipstown Community Blood Drive, Feb. 9th

Dear Editor, More...

Absentee Ballots Never Received (reprinted at the request of the author) Commissioner [Board of Elections, Putnam County]:

Please explain to me why my wife and I never received our absentee ballots for the Presidential election. We applied in plenty of time. More...

Westchester & Putnam Officials Work Well Together Editor,

County officials from Putnam County have come together with counterparts from Westchester County - and that More...

Briefly Noted

Putnam County Students On Dean’s List At Manhattanville College

The following Putnam County students have been named to Manhattanville College More...

Talk of the Town

...Congratulations and best wishes to Barbara and Murray Prescott, who will celebrate their 45th wedding anniversary on January 22nd. More...

Kelly Guinan Graduates From College Of St. Rose

Kelly Guinan, daughter of John and Mary Jane Guinan of Cold Spring, graduated on December 16, 2000 from the College of St. Rose in Albany, NY. More...

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