June 27, 2001 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Alamo Offers Advanced Cardiac Support Course

Alamo Ambulance Service, an affiliate of Vassar Brothers Hospital, will host an Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Provider course on Friday, July 20th from 6pm to 10pm and Saturday, July 21st from 8am to 5pm. More...

"Great Hudson River Paddle" To Put In At Cold Spring July 4th

The Great Hudson River Paddle, which leaves at noon on Friday, July 29th from the Albany municipal boat launch, will stop at the Cold Spring 5 days later for an overnight layover at the Foundry Dock Park located next to the MetroNorth parking lot. More...

BOCES Summer Course Teaches How To Meet Diverse Student Needs

As standards-based instruction becomes the norm and high stakes testing a reality, the range of abilities in the classroom has widened. More...

Verizon Wireless Expands Service Coverage In Putnam Valley

Verizon Wireless has expanded service coverage in Putnam County with a new cell site in Putnam Valley. More...

Sheriff’s Report

Putnam County Sheriff Robert D. Thoubboron reports that on June 14, 2001 at approximately 1am Steven DiPaolo, age 28 of Patterson, was arrested for Assault 3rd Degree and Aggravated Harassment 2nd Degree both Misdemeanors. More...

Patterson Narcotics Dealer Sentenced To Prison

Putnam County District Attorney, Kevin L. Wright, announced on June 21st that convicted narcotics seller, Adam Wilson, of Patterson, was sentenced on June 20th to State Prison, concluding an investigation and prosecution of Wilson More...

Hudson Valley Blood Services Warns Of Low Blood Supply

On June 17 the Hudson Valley Blood Services will be going on appeal for blood donors from the Hudson Valley. The Service states that the current blood supply is at the lowest levels in its history. More...

Antique Car Show At Montgomery Place

Montgomery Place, in Annandale-on-Hudson presents the Ninth Annual Antique Car Show on Sunday, July 15, from 10am to 4pm. The one-day event showcases America More...

Central Hudson Customers Have Multiple Payment Options

When it comes to ways to pay their electric and natural gas bills, Central Hudson Gas & Electric customers have many options, including a network of payment centers, the U.S. More...

Highland Garden Club Luncheon

The Highland Garden Club 2001 Luncheon was held at Plumbush on June 20th. More...

Tree-Identification Guide Book Available From Arbor Day Foundation

"What Tree Is That?," a pocket guide for identifying trees, is available from The National Arbor Day Foundation. More...

2002 Youth Bureau Funds Available

The Putnam County Youth Bureau is seeking second-round applications for calendar year 2002 Special Delinquency Prevention Programs and Youth Development/Delinquency Prevention Program funding. More...

Census Bureau To Update Numbers On Employment

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Cold Spring Fire Co. Brings Home 2nd Trophy

The Cold Spring Fire Company No. 1 received their second trophy of the year at the Hudson Valley Volunteer Firemen More...

Tompkins Corners Church Holding Buffet Dinner

The historic Tompkins Corners Methodist Church in Putnam Valley is sponsoring its annual buffet dinner on Saturday, July 14th from 5:30-7:00pm. The dinner will be served in the open carriage shed, built in 1880, rain or shine. More...

Putnam Democrats To Welcome Andrew Cuomo

The Putnam County Democratic Committee will welcome former U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Andrew Cuomo at a reception to be held on Sunday, July 1 in Cold Spring. More...

Cold Spring Girl Arrested For Shoplifting

On Thursday, June 21st, 2001 at about 3:20pm the Cold Spring Police Department received a shoplifting complaint from a Main Street shop owner. More...

Talk of Our Town

Ah, summer. The wild orange Tiger Lilies are in bloom along the roadways. Mulberry trees are making their murals on the sidewalks. And what is that beautiful bush of pink blossoms two doors up from the Philipstown Town Hall? More...

Walkers Sought For 7th Annual Support-A-Walk Aiding Cancer Victims

Support Connection, a not-for-profit organization offering free support services to people affected by breast and ovarian cancer, has announced that plans are underway for the 7th Annual Support-A-Walk to be held on Sunday, September 30th, at 9am at More...

CPR Class For Healthcare Providers

Alamo Ambulance Service, an affiliate of Vassar Brothers Hospital, will offer a CPR instruction class for healthcare providers on Saturday, July 28. More...

New Support Group Forming: Parents Estranged From An Adult Child

Westchester Self-Help Clearinghouse, a program of Westchester Jewish Community Services (WJCS), is forming a support group for parents estranged from an adult child. More...

Governor’s Task Force Issues First Election Modernization Report Recommendations include new voting machines, registration database, more pay for poll workers, election inspectors

The Election Modernization Task Force appointed by Governor Pataki released their first report on June 20th. More...

Detection of Early Lyme Symptoms Aids In Treatment

Knowing the symptoms of Lyme disease can enable you to seek early treatment. An expanding rash, sometimes round or oval in shape is an early symptom of Lyme disease. This rash can appear 3 days to 3 weeks after a bite. More...

Private Sector Job Growth Outpaces Nation State Unemployment Rate Remains Lower than Nation’s

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Cornwall Museum Receives Grant

The Museum of the Hudson Highlands in Cornwall-on-Hudson has received a grant of $38,400 from New York State More...

Is ‘Allergy Season’ A Myth?

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Helen Hayes Hospital Partners With National Stroke Association

The National Stroke Association (NSA) is pleased to announce that Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw has recently joined as a member of NSA More...

Jandrucko, Lind Marry

Laura Ann Jandrucko and Dr. Douglas Lind were married Saturday, May 12, 2001, at the Scarborough Presbyterian Church, with the Rev. Chris Iosso officiating. More...

Central Hudson & NYSERDA To Sponsor Commercial Geothermal Seminar

Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation and the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) will cosponsor a seminar, titled Geothermal Systems: Commercial Applications and Design, on June 27, 2001, at Bard College in An More...

Putnam County Health Officials Honored By American Lung Association

Donna M. Bernard, President, Putnam County Board of Health shows her award to Jonathan Rosen, newly elected President, American Lung Association of Hudson Valley. More...

Putnam Community Service Network Seeks Nominations

The Putnam Community Service Network is seeking nominations of persons and/or organizations from the community who have made outstanding contributions to the Putnam Community in the area of community and/or human services. More...

Ecumenical Services To Be Held On July 4th

Begin your Fourth of July celebration by attending the ecumenical service in the historic chapel at Mekeel More...

Fishkill Village To Hold 4th Of July Celebration

The Village of Fishkill Activities Committee is sponsoring its 3rd Annual Independence Day Celebration on Sunday, July 1st at Sarah Taylor Park off of Rt. 9, in the Village of Fishkill. More...

Used Eyeglasses Donated For People In India

Please consider dropping off old or used prescription eyeglasses to the First Presbyterian Church in Cold Spring. Glasses can be left in the box inside the front door in the vestibule in the mornings. More...

Philipstown Ambulance Records Another First In Putnam County

Captain John Egger of the Philipstown Volunteer Ambulance Corps announced this week that the Corps has achieved yet another first within Putnam County. More...

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