April 25, 2001 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Revolutionary War Life Recreated This Weekend

The First Ulster Militia will recreate Revolutionary War era life on the grounds of Senate House State Historic Site, 312 Fair St., Kingston. The free event will be held on Saturday, April 28 from 11am-4pm. More...

Student Exchange Seeking Host Families

Host families for international high school students are being sought by American Intercultural Student Exchange (AISE), a nonprofit, educational foundation, for the 2001/02 school year. More...

Carpenters Recruit Apprentices

The Suburban New York Regional Carpenters Apprenticeship Committee will conduct recruitment from May 1 through November 1 for five apprentices. More...

Pain-Relief Class For Moms-To-Be

Vassar Brothers Hospital will hold a pain-relief class for expectant mothers and their families on Wednesday, May 9 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. in the hospital More...

Free Mental Health Information

The Mental Health Association in Putnam County, Inc. (MHA), through a grant from the Gannett Foundation, is pleased to offer a free brochure each week on a different mental health topic. This week More...

Volunteers Honored During National Volunteer Week April 23

Volunteers are the backbone of Hudson Valley Hospital Center. Their help translated into 36,000 hours of work in 2000. More...

American Cancer Society Hosts 9th Anniversary Dogswalk Against Cancer

On Sunday May 6 the American Cancer Society will celebrate its 9'" Anniversary of Dogswalk Against Cancer. This New York event has been so successful that Dogswalk will be launched for the first time in Boston, Massachusetts in 2001. More...

Sheriff Thoubboron Issues Warning About Con Men

Springtime is already here which starts us thinking of home improvements and repairs. "But," warns Putnam County Sheriff Robert D. Thoubborn, "watch out for dishonest home repair firms." More...

BOCES Offers Information On Colleges To Students, Parents, Counselors

High school juniors, parents and guidance counselors will have an opportunity to learn about colleges and universities through three different programs sponsored by the Guidance and Child Study Center at Putnam/Northern Westchester Board of Cooperati More...

District Attorney Wright Cautions Residents About Scam

Putnam County District Attorney, Kevin Wright, issued a warning to businesses and individuals in the area regarding a "Nigerian Football Association" scam being investigated by his office and the F.B.I. More...

Riverside Women’s Health To Conduct Clinical Trial

Riverside Women More...

Family Support Group In Carmel Continues Free Weekly Meetings

The Mental Health Association in Putnam County, Inc. is pleased to announce the continuation of their free weekly support group for adult family members of those diagnosed with any type of mental illness. More...

Talk of the Town

...Happy Birthday to Barbara Prescott of Garrison, who celebrated her special day on April 21. More...

Blood Drive April 29th In Poughkeepsie

A blood drive will be held Sunday, April 29, at the Jewish Community Center, 110 Grand Avenue, Poughkeepsie. Donors may also choose to give a small additional amount of blood if they wish to participate in the bone marrow matching registry. More...

Historical Material Adaptation Program At Brewster Library

"Adopting Historical Material to Film; Television and Stage" will be the subject of a lecture presented by Louisa Burnes-Bisogno on May 3rd, 7pm at the Brewster Public Library, 79 Main Street. All are invited to attend this free program. More...

Mahopac Animal Hospital To Hold Pet Fair/Open House

In honor of National Pet Week (May 6-12) South Putnam Animal Hospital is holding its 17th Annual Pet Fair and Open House on Sunday, May 6th from 1-3pm. More...

Shad Festival Planned By Hudson River Maritime Museum

The Hudson River Maritime Museum will be holding its Twentieth Annual Shad Festival on May 5th and 6th from 11 am to 5 pm both days. Shad festivals area Hudson Valley tradition celebrating the historic shad fishing industry. More...

Annual Civil War Living History Weekend, May 19-20

Orange County Parks and Recreation will open their season with an exhibition of Civil War camps May 19-20. Your expedition will begin with a tour of the authentic Union and Confederate Civil War camps. More...

Dutchess Tourism Agency Presents Program - Tourism Connections In The New Millenium

Linking vital components of the tourism industry is the theme of this year More...

Sheriff’s Report

Putnam County Sheriff Thoubboron reports that on April 16th, at approximately 2:15 am Shakina M. More...

YWCA of Dutchess County Hold Walkathon

The YWCA of Dutchess County, A non-profit United Way Agency, will be sponsoring Take steps to end domestic violence - Participate in the YWCA of Dutchess County Battered Women More...

Sheriff’s Department Offers Boats Safety Course

The Putnam County Sheriff More...

Lecture Series At Oakwood School Features Educational Author

Acclaimed attorney and author, Larry Otis Graham will be the speaker for the second annual lecture series at Oakwood Friends School. Under the auspices of the Dr. Hershel Herzog Lecture Series, Graham will speak in Oakwood More...

Collegium Westchester Spring Concert Features Pieces By Bach And Mozart

Collegium Westchester will be holding its spring concert on June 2, 2001 at 8 pm at the First Presbyterian Church of Ossining, 34 S. Highland Avenue across from Ossining High School. More...

Free Work Shop For Caregivers

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New Bannerman Island Slide Show At Van Wyck Homestead April 25

The Bannerman Castle Trust, Inc. is seeking volunteers to help with events and possible on island projects. More...

Putnam Valley Medical Center Continues Plans To Be A One-Stop Medical Service For The Community

Marie Zarcone, Director of the Putnam Valley Medical Center, recently discussed plans to build a 15,000 square foot addition on the rear of the Center More...

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