June 20, 2001 RSS feed / Front Page

Public Notice

Nelsonville residents are reminded that the Village Clean-Up collection will take place this Friday, 6/22. Residents are asked to have all material ready for pick up no later than 6am. For details on what will be accepted, see last week More...

Haldane High School Class of 2001 Valedictorian and Salutatorian

The Haldane High School 2001 Valedictorian and Salutatorian are Maria D More...

Your Garbage Is Worth Money - Putnam Valley Proposes 6 Options

At a special Putnam Valley Town Board meeting Wednesday, June 13th, Ms. Barbara Fischer of Great Forest Corporation presented the results of an eight-month study on Putnam Valley More...

Master Plan Review Committee To Hold Second Public Hearing This Saturday

The Putnam Valley Master Plan Review Committee will hold its second Public Hearing on Saturday June 23, at 11am in the Auditorium at the Putnam Valley High School. The High School is located on Peekskill Hollow Road next to the Middle School. More...

Peekskill Hollow Rd. Issues To Be Discussed Again

The Community Meeting held in Putnam Valley on April 25 at the Putnam Valley Library had numerous residents of Putnam Valley express concern regarding the traffic problems on Peekskill Hollow Road and the plans for road improvements considered for th More...

Coming Events

 

Schools

Staley/Gretzinger Donates To Haldane

On July 14 Staley/Gretzinger Clothing Store manager Marilyn Heberling presented the store More...

Ringing The Bells At Putnam Valley Elementary

Caption: Putnam Valley Elementary second grade teacher Jan Jesse (right) with Diane Cooke, both members of the handbell choir Joyful Expressions ring the bells during a school assembly recently. More...

Vanessa Horgan On Dean’s List At SUNY Cortland

Vanessa Horgan, daughter of Maurice and Doris Horgan of Cold Spring, has been named to the Dean More...

Briefly Noted

Cold Spring Fire Co. Takes Award To Peekskill Parade

The Cold Spring Fire Company No. 1 attended the 175th anniversary parade of the Colombian Engine Company No. 1 of the city of Peekskill on Saturday, June 9th. More...

MADD Chapter To Hold Open Membership Meeting

The Westchester/Putnam Chapter of Mothers Against Drunk Driving will be holding a general open membership meeting to all interested parties on Monday June 25th, at the Yorktown Town Hall, Underhill Avenue Yorktown, at 7:30pm. More...

PV-Based Exchange Program Bringing French Students To Area

French teenagers, who will be arriving in the Hudson Valley July 11th for a 20-day visit, are seeking local families to help them with the "American" experience. More...

County’s Physical Services Committee No Longer Wants To Know Dates Concerning Construction Updates

"Government moves too slow" for useful information transmission More...

Fire At Old Lumberyard At Riverfront Under Investigation

On Saturday, June 16th, at about 11:45pm the Cold Spring Fire Company No. 1 was dispatched to the area of the riverfront for a reported structure fire in the former Lloyd lumber yard building. More...

New Haldane Junior/Senior Principal Slated To Be Appointed At Next School Board Meeting Board also discusses revised Code of Conduct

At the Haldane Board of Education More...

Governor Urges County To Support "Hudson River Valley Water Trail"

by Eric Thomason More...

Village of Cold Spring Board Looks At Nelsonville Fire Protection Issue Mayor seeks financial assistance from County for tourism-related problems

At the Village of Cold Spring Board of Trustees June 12 monthly meeting, Mayor Anthony Phillips and the Board expressed some concern over a request by the Cold Spring Fire Company to enter into a contract with the Village of Nelsonville for fire prot More...

Parks & Recreation Responds To Parents Request For Reading Program

Registration now in progress More...

Putnam Valley Dedicates July Blood Drive In Honor Of Christine McHugh

The Putnam Valley Fire Department, the Putnam Valley Ambulance Corps and the Rotary Club will be sponsoring the Summer Blood Drive on Monday July 2nd at the main firehouse on Oscawana Lake Rd. in Putnam Valley. More...

Meeting Videos from PCN&R


Focus on Philipstown

Letters to the Editor

Losing Another Slice Of Freedom Editor,

Some may find the contents of this letter trivial; others may read it as another piece of individual freedom being lost. This letter is not about urban sprawl, speeding traffic within our town limits or mining on our hillsides. It is about dogs. More...

Haldane Has The Worst School Grounds Editor,

As an avid reader of the Putnam County News and taxpayer in the Haldane School District, I More...

Community’s Karma Defeats Anonymous Dogma Dear Brian:

The Cold Spring Police and Fire Company volunteers did a great service this past weekend, not only for putting out the suspected arsonist fire on the old lumberyard property but for their wonderful reminder of why I made the investment in that site i More...

Births

Dallas Lind

A son, Dallas Michael Lind, was born on June 11, 2001 at St. Luke More...

Ryan Fonseca

Ryan Michael Fonseca, was born on June 9, 2001 at Hudson Valley Hospital Center in Cortlandt Manor to Laurie and Steve Fonseca of Buchanan, NY. More...

Sports News

Moore Cement Claims Sole Possession Of First Place

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Moore Cement had a very successful week of P.S.L. play beating it More...

Hudson Valley Hospital Center’s Annual Golf Tournament July 23

Hudson Valley Hospital Center will hold its annual golf tournament at two courses: Hudson National Golf Club in Croton-on-Hudson and Anglebrook Golf Club in Lincolndale, on Monday, July 23, 2001. More...

Haldane Lacrosse Team Achieves First Honor

Haldane's second year Lacrosse Team may not yet have made their mark by contributing to their school's trophy cases, but the privilege of being the First Team to have achieved the "dunking" of their Principal, Tom Stella, along with Coach Petacchi, i More...

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