July 11, 2001 RSS feed / Front Page

Nelsonville Fire Department Officially Dissolved

At the July 2 meeting of the Village of Nelsonville Board of Trustees, Mayor William Merando announced that the Board had passed a resolution on June 25 formally dissolving the Nelsonville Fire Department. More...

Patrick Bellino Re-Elected President Of Putnam Valley Board Of Education PCN&R selected to receive official notices for coming school year

At its annual reorganization meeting held Monday evening, July 9th, the Putnam Valley Board of Education, after swearing in the newly re-elected board members, took their first official action and re-elected Patrick Bellino president. More...

 

Schools

Enrapturing Raptors At Putnam Valley Elementary

A Birds of Prey lecture at Putnam Valley Elementary School concluded the school More...

Putnam Valley Middle School Honor Roll

The following students have achieved High Honors or Honors at the Putnam Valley Middle School for the 4th quarter of the 2000-2001 school year. More...

Briefly Noted

Local Student Accepted At Gannon University

Brian Fiorisi of Garrison, son of Michael and Lauren Fiorisi of Garrison, has been accepted at Gannon University, Erie, PA., where he will begin classes for the fall 2001 semester as a mechanical engineering major. More...

Eleanor Scuccimarra Named To Dean’s List

Eleanor "Ellie" Scuccimarra, the daughter of Hon. And Mrs. Thomas Scuccimarra, 37 High Ridge Road, Garrison, New York was recently named to the Dean More...

Kristen Lindner Named to Dean’s List

The University of Delaware has announced its Dean More...

High-Speed Internet Access In Putnam Still Unclear Critics say county is moving too slowly in providing service to all areas

While the Putnam County Economic Development Corporation (EDC) has experienced a measure of success within the County retaining and recruiting businesses and helping employers and employees find each other, they have encountered difficulties dealing More...

Cheryl A. Basch To Become Garrison School’s New Principal

On Wednesday, June 29, the Board of Education for the Garrison Union Free School appointed a new principal: Cheryl A. Basch, of Pine Bush, New York. She will replace Mary F. Barresi, who cited "family reasons" for her recent resignation. More...

Putnam Valley Town Attorney Discusses Busy Town Board Agenda

Town Attorney Wright peers out from his new desk, through the missing wall that is expected to be installed shortly. More...

Emergencies Booklet Updated For 2001

A booklet called "Planning For Emergencies," is being mailed to Putnam County residents who live within 10 miles of the Indian Point Nuclear Power Plants, according to County Executive Robert Bondi. More...

Focus on Philipstown

Letters to the Editor

Right-To-Life Party Should Respect Women’s Rights Dear Editor,

In a 7/7/01 front page Journal News article on our endorsement of Deputy County Executive Don Smith for Putnam County Sheriff, the NYS Chair of the Right-To- Life Party states, "It is very, very sad that the Green Party values trees over babies. More...

Successful Little League Indicates Thriving Community Dear Sir:

Having been a part-time resident of Philipstown for some 20 years, I have read numerous complaints, annoyances, grievances and the like in this space. More...

Disagrees With Carmel ZBA Interpretation Of Zoning Ordinance (reprinted at the request of the author)

Dear Mr. Del Campo & Town Board [of Carmel] Members; More...

Sports News

Moore Edges Giachinta, Stays Ahead Of The Pack

W L
Moore Cement 10 1
Scanga Woodworking 7 4
Carolyn

Giachinta Bros. Concrete 5 8 More...

Beacon American Legion To Host Softball Tournament

American Legion Post 203 Beacon, will be hosting its first annual softball tournament to benefit its American Legion Baseball program. The tournament will be held September 7, 8, 9. There will be a sixteen team tournament. More...

Beacon Starting Fall Baseball Teams - Open To All

The Beacon American Legion Post 203 is looking for individuals who are interested in playing in the fall baseball season. There will be two teams a thirteen to fifteen year old team and a sixteen to eighteen year old team. More...

Weekly Poll

Will you be getting a flu shot this year?
.








The below video is sponsored by The Church on the Hill.

Reasons why people don't go to Church from from the Public Square on Vimeo.