May 2, 2001 RSS feed / Front Page

Stan Freilich - Running For Garrison Board, This Time

"In 1996 I ran for the Garrison School Board and lost. Believing that my interest and experience could be of help to the children and community I then volunteered for the Board More...

Putnam Valley Board Of Education Grants Tenure To Nine Teachers

The Putnam Valley Board of Education granted tenure to nine teachers at its regular business meeting last Thursday. High School Principal Raymond Cooper presented social studies teacher Edward Schmitt to the board. More...

Over 200 Attend Philipstown 2020 Planning Forum

This past weekend the Town Board held a community planning forum called Philipstown 2020 at the Haldane School. More...

Dave Merandy States Position In Bid For Haldane Board

"There are several reasons that I am running for a seat on the Haldane School Board. First and foremost is that I feel there is a lack of representation for the community as a whole. More...

Putnam Valley Historical Society To Hold Annual Dinner Meeting

The Putnam Valley Historical Society will hold their annual dinner meeting on Friday, May 11th from 6 to 9pm at "Inn Credible Caterers" in Cold Spring (site of former Breakneck Lodge). More...

Garrison BOE Addresses Business And Personnel Items At Monthly Meeting

At its April 24 regular monthly meeting, the Garrison School Board took care of a number of business and personnel items, including the acceptance of a treasurer More...

Bomb Threat Found At Garrison School - School Evacuated

On Thursday April 26th, there was an ominous message discovered on the wall in one of the boy More...

Schools

T’ai Chi Sessions Have Broad Message At Putnam Valley Elementary School

Learning self-control and building confidence while experiencing a taste of Chinese culture was the message during a visit to Putnam Valley Elementary School by martial arts expert James Weston recently. More...

Physical Education Show Puts A New Spin On Spring Concert

Students have been practicing for their May 2 Spring Chorus Concert and Physical Education Show since February, perfecting such circus acts as unicycling, juggling, ring tossing, and plate spinning which they will demonstrate during three shows on Ma More...

Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival School Outreach Program Visits Haldane

The HVSF School Outreach Program made a two-day visit to Haldane School last week, thanks to funding from the Haldane School Foundation. Members of the Festival More...

Sports News

Philipstown Little League Opens 50th Season With Great Day

The Philipstown Little League held to tradition and opened their 2001 season with a gorgeous spring Saturday morning this past weekend. Most of Philipstown More...

Philipstown Girls Soccer Highlites

3rd 4th & 5th Division More...

Philipstown Softball League To Meet May 3rd

With the possibility of the 2001 Philipstown Softball League on the brink of extinction, a final meeting to prepare for the upcoming season will be held on Thursday evening, May 3rd at 6:30pm at Stooges Restaurant. More...

Household Hazardous Waste Cleanup This Saturday Pre-registration required for participation

The Putnam County Department of Health, The NYS Dept. More...

County Prayer Breakfast Committee To Join In National Day Of Prayer

Dr. Patrick Delamere, Chairman of the Putnam County Leaders More...

Richard Sumner Runs For Garrison School Board

"Before someone can ask for your vote to become a Garrison School Board member, I believe it is important to know their motivations for seeking the position. Mine are simple. More...

Haldane School District Budget Vote Scheduled For May 15

"Differences Day" to be held on May 2 in the small gym More...

Bondi’s Town Hall Meeting At PV Library Centers Around Peekskill Hollow Road Construction

Putnam County Executive Robert J. Bondi hosted a "Town Hall Meeting" Wednesday, April 25th at the Putnam Valley Library. More...

Waechter Withdraws Bid For School Board Seat

PTA Co-President Robert Waechter submitted a letter to Superintendent Maryann Doyle last Thursday evening stating that he was withdrawing as a candidate for election to the Board of Education. More...

Economist Sees Bright Outlook For Putnam County Job rates, housing costs key indicators of economic well being

According to an economist invited to speak at the County Legislature More...

Anita Prentice Offers Statement On Garrison School Board Bid

"I am a candidate for the Board of Education for the Garrison Union Free School District. To explain why, I More...

Letters to the Editor

Spring Philipstown Blood Drive, May 18 Editor,

A number of regular donors have asked me why we don More...

Villanova "Strikes A Match In The Darkness"

To the Editor, More...

GUFS Money Was Accurately Distributed Editor,

I read with concern the inaccurate and misleading advertisement that was placed by the Concerned Citizens of Garrison in the paper last week. This ad implied that the district was fiscally irresponsible and nothing could be further from the truth. More...

Briefly Noted

Community Volunteers Participate In Hudson River Trash-Removal Effort

Saturday morning, April 21st dawned a little chilly for the time of the year, but the snap in the air did not discourage the 40 or so volunteers from coming out to lend a hand in cleaning up the Hudson River and its tributaries. More...

Cold Spring/Garrison Chamber Of Commerce Dinner Draws Large Crowd Many new faces hear of foundry school museum plans, other activities

The Cold Spring/Garrison Area Chamber of Commerce filled a dining room at Henry More...

Manitoga Offers Opportunities For Volunteers Spring is a busy time at Manitoga, the home and woodland garden designed by pioneer

20th century modern designer Russel Wright. With a number of projects under way, there are a variety of opportunities to contribute your knowledge, experience, and energy in ways that are satisfying and valuable to you and Manitoga and the public. More...

Poll

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