March 14, 2001 RSS feed / Front Page

Gary Watkins Seeks Re-Election To Nelsonville Village Board

Village of Nelsonville Trustee Gary Watkins is running for re-election in the March 20th village elections. Mr. Watkins has been a village trustee for the past two years, being elected in the 1999 election. More...

Governor Signs Bill To Enhance Pension Credit Law For Vets Law makes it affordable for Vets to buy back three years duty toward retirement

Governor Pataki has signed into law legislation that will make it easier for wartime veterans who work as public employees to increase their retirement pensions, demonstrating the State More...

Franciscan Friars Accept National Park Service’s Offer For Appalachian Trail Land Exchange

On February 26, 2001, the Franciscan Friars of the Atonement at Graymoor formally accepted the Corporate Offer to Exchange Easement proposed by the National Park Service for the Appalachian Trail. More...

 

Schools

Haldane Students Celebrate Dr. Seuss’s Birthday

Haldane Elementary School students celebrated Dr. Seuss More...

Garrison School Science Fair Public Viewing March 21-22

The 2001 Garrison School Science Fair will be held on Wednesday, March 21 and Thursday March 22nd in the Garrison School Gymnasium on Rt. 9D. Parents and all community members are welcome to view the projects. More...

Haldane School District Seeks Transportation Requests For Upcoming School Year

All requests for Private/Parochial School Transportation in the Haldane Central School District for the 2001-02 school year must be received no later than April 1, 2001. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Mary A. Terlizzi

Mary A. Terlizzi, age 78, of Cold Spring, NY died on Sunday, March 11, 2001 at Hudson Valley Hospital Center, Cort-landt Manor, NY. More...

Rachel Callahan

Rachel Callahan, a Province-town native and former Cold Spring resident, died Tuesday, February 20, 2001 at Cape Cod Hospital in Hyannis after an illness. She was 82. More...

Mary H. Forcone

Mary H. Forcone, age 76, of W. Woodland Drive, Sanford, died Saturday, March 3, 2001 at Central Florida Regional Hospital. More...

Sports News

Bear Mtn. Roller Hockey League Registration Open

The Bear Mountain Roller Hockey League has announced its spring registration is now open. Play will begin in May. Registration is open to adult teams and individuals. If you do not have a team, they will find you one. More...

Pop Warner Holding Organizational Meeting

The Philipstown Pop Warner Football Association will hold an organizational meeting on Thursday, March 15th at 8 pm at the Highlanders Hub Perks Plaza. Anyone interested in coaching or volunteering are urged to attend. More...

Philipstown Youth Basketball Highlites

3rd & 4th Division More...

Safety Of Nuclear Accident Evacuation Plan Debated

Is any plan better than no plan at all? More...

Retirement Party Planned For Sr. Investigator Gordy Allen

Senior Investigator Gordon T. Allen retired from the Putnam County Sheriff More...

Mahopac Engineer Indicted For Forging County Health Department Approvals

Putnam County District Attorney Kevin L. Wright announced on Monday, March 12th, the indictment of licensed professional engineer, Roy Fredriksen, age 53, of Mahopac, in connection with alleged forgeries of Putnam County Health Department approvals. More...

Putnam Valley Group Moving Ahead With Proposed "Village/College" Concept

College and tourism proposal would benefit county residents More...

Slippery Road Causes Mishap On Oscawana Lake Rd.

On March 5, deputies responded to a personal injury auto accident on Oscawana Lake Road in Putnam Valley. Upon arrival, deputies found a 2001 Chevy Blazer on its side. More...

Focus on Philipstown

Letters to the Editor

What Will Verizon Do About Not Enough Phone Lines?

Dear Editor, More...

More Effort Needed For Safety Of Haldane Children Hello,

It is Wednesday morning, March 7 at 9:05 right now, and I just returned from Haldane. I was somewhat disgusted by what I saw there this morning. The entire length of the sidewalk from Rt. More...

"All Circuits Are Busy" In Cold Spring Is Not Acceptable

Dear Sir, More...

Births

Thomas Angelo Percacciolo

A son, Thomas Angelo Percacciolo, was born on February 18, 2001 at Hudson Valley Hospital in Cortlandt to Joanne and Anthony Percacciolo of Cold Spring. More...

Gabriella Dominiqe Pinon

A daughter, Gabriella Dominiqu Pinon, was born on February 13, 2001 at Hudson Valley Hospital Center in Cortlandt to Lucy and Ernest Pinon of Lake Peekskill. More...

Kyle James Kisslinger

A son, Kyle James Kisslinger, was born on February 18, 2001 at Hudson Valley Hospital in Cortlandt to Melissa and Derek Kisslinger of Cold Spring. More...

Briefly Noted

Beacon Man And Youth Arrested In Philipstown On Several Charges

On March 3, Frederick L. Touhey, age 19, of Beacon, was arrested and charged with criminal possession of stolen property in the 3rd degree, a class D felony, petit larceny and endangering the welfare of a child, both class A misdemeanors. More...

Red Cross Lifeguard Training Starting

On Sunday, March 25th, the American Red Cross Lifeguard Training Course will be offered. This course is geared to lifeguards who need to update their skills and be ready to teach the new Lifeguard Training course. More...

Fundraiser At FAO Schwarz In White Plains Benefits HV Hospital Center

FAO Schwarz invites you to a "Shop and Give Day" at the Westchester Mall in White Plains on Saturday, March 31st from 10 am to 9 pm. 10% of the day More...

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