August 22, 2001 RSS feed / Front Page

Village Water Restriction Begins On Friday

The Mayor & Board of Water Commissioners have announced restrictions on the permitted hours of outdoor water use for residents of Cold Spring & Nelsonville. Beginning Friday, Aug. More...

Historical Society Appoints Museum Educator

The Putnam County Historical Society and Foundry School Museum announces the appointment of Cold Spring resident Sara Dulaney as Museum Educator, a function underwritten primarily by grants from the Verizon Foundation and the New York State Council o More...

Henry Wirtz Celebrates 100th Birthday

William Huestis, Director of the Putnam County Office for Aging, hosted a 100th Birthday party at the Putnam Valley Nutrition Center for Henry Wirtz, one of our Putnam Valley Seniors. Henry celebrated his 100th Birthday on August 9, 2001. More...

 

Schools

Putnam Valley School Announces Free And Reduced Meal Price Policy

The Putnam Valley School District has announced a free and reduced price meal policy for its Elementary and Middle School and High School children for the 2001/2002 school year. More...

Jairo Amarillo Named Trustee Scholar

Jairo Amarillo of Putnam Valley has been named a Trustee Scholar at Lafayette College in Easton, PA, and is a member of one of the most academically outstanding classes Lafayette has ever recruited. More...

Haldane Modified Football To Start Sept. 5th

All students from Haldane and Garrison schools in grades 7, 8 and 9, should be ready to begin practice on Sept. 5th, 2001 immediately following school. More...

Briefly Noted

Board Of Ethics To Meet

The Putnam County Board of Ethics will meet on Tues., Sept. 4, at 10am. The meeting will be held in the conference room of the Putnam County Personnel Dept., 110 Old Route 6, Building #3, Carmel. For more information call 845-255-0860 ext.1105. More...

AHA Home Tip How To Hire A Mover

Americans are just mad about moving. Studies show that the average American lifespan includes about 11 moves. More...

Is Your Child’s Backpack Making The Grade?

Physical Therapists give the A-B-C More...

"211" Proposal Needs More Detail, Says Bondi Health and Social services proposed to be accessed by 3 digit number

At the Putnam County More...

New York City Opens More Watershed Land For Hiking And Fishing

The New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has opened 12 new areas of land for hiking and fishing in both the East-of-Hudson and West-of-Hudson watersheds, according to an announcement by DEP Commissioner Joel A. Miele Sr., P.E. More...

Language Arts Study Released by PV School District Board of Education asks for more action in ‘action plan’

In releasing the study of its Language Arts programs to the public this week, the Putnam Valley School District is moving into phase two of the report, said Superintendent of Schools Maryann Doyle, which is to involve faculty More...

Elliott Hammond Celebrates 90th Birthday

Elliott Hammond, retired businessman, was honored at a surprise party at the Cold Spring Firehouse on Sunday, August 12th on the occasion of his 90th birthday. More...

Putnam Valley Town Board Rated "Exceptionally Good" By CPA Auditors

by Edward Paul Greiff More...

Putnam Valley Board of Ed Makes Final Appointments For Start of School Year

Library Media Specialist still sought; new lunch provider hired More...

Focus on Philipstown

Letters to the Editor

"Facts" Beg To Be Addressed Dear Editor,

Debra Costello-Palmer More...

Reconsider The Release Of Film (Reprinted at the request of the author)

Dear Mr. Eisner, [CEO Walt Disney Company] More...

The Truth Will Make Us Free Letter to the Editor,

Recent events in Israel are confirming the report in the press early last July that Israel intends to assassinate "suspected" Palestinian militants, leading to a broad military assault on the Palestinian Authority, using "terrorist&qu More...

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