September 26, 2001 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Talk of our Town

Things are beginning to take on a semblance of normalcy this week, the lights are back on at West Point. Everyone was distracted the past few weeks, but notice that the leaves are beginning to show their color - September is almost over! More...

Drew Methodist Church Holds Lobster And Chicken Dinner

The Drew United Methodist Church, Carmel will be holding a Lobster & Chicken Dinner on Saturday, Oct. 13, from 4:00pm to 7:30pm. The menu includes: More...

Desmond-Fish Begins Programs For Toddlers And Caregivers

Parent/ Child Workshop, a program for toddlers and their care givers at the Desmond-Fish Library began its fall session on Sept 24th and will continue until Nov. 7. More...

Putnam County Housing Corp. Begins Homebuyers Seminar

The Putnam County Housing Corporation (PCHC) will begin a five-part Homebuyers Seminar, Monday, October 1, from 7:00pm to 8:30pm in the Community Room at 10 Gleneida Court, Carmel. More...

Vassar Brothers Care Center Launches Coat Drive

The Vassar Brothers Hospital Care Center will be collecting coats for those in need beginning October 15 through February 15. Clean, used or new coats of all sizes can be donated and dropped off at the Care Center. More...

Outside Line Repairers Recruit Apprentices

The Northeastern Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee for the Outside Electrical Industry will conduct recruitment for 20 electrical (outside) line worker apprentices from October 1 through March 31, State Labor Commissioner Linda Angello anno More...

Free Mental Health Information

The Mental Health Association in Putnam County, Inc. (MHA), through a grant from the Gannett Foundation, is pleased to offer a free brochure each week on a different mental health topic. This week More...

Workshop On Tools For Coastal Watershed Management

Watersheds play an important role in the environmental and economic well being of all New York communities. More...

Governor Announces Legislation For Free College For WTC Victim Families

Scholarships to surviving family members means free education at SUNY or CUNY. More...

Brewster Marathon Dedicated To Victims And Families Of WTC

The Putnam County Fall Classic Half-marathon and 5K Race/Walk ,sponsored by the Brewster Rotary, will be run this year to honor those who lost their lives in the September 11th More...

Beacon Holds Annual Marine Corps Birthday Ball

Come celebrate at the annual Marine Corps Birthday Ball Dinner Dance to be held at the Saint Rocco More...

Cancer Support Group

Anyone interested in joining or helping out with a cancer support group should call 845-265-2037. You can be a survivor or currently undergoing treatment. The first meeting will be held on Oct. More...

Red Cross Establishes New Help Line Number For Families Affected by World Trade Center Disaster The American Red Cross, in an ongoing effort to provide the best service possible for families affected by the World Trade Center disaster, has established

These numbers were established due to an overwhelming response from people affected by the catastrophic events of last Tuesday. More...

Empty Nest Syndrome Support Group

Anyone interesting in joining or helping out with an Empty Nest Syndrome support group please call 845-2645-2037. The first meeting will be held on Oct. 16th at The Desmond Fish Library in Garrison from 7pm to 9pm. More...

Answer The Call Of The Wild

You are cordially invited to become a volunteer Bear Den Docent at Trailside Museums & Wildlife Center in Bear Mountain State Park. More...

Before Henry Hudson: The Lenape

Mount Gulian Historic Site presents a program on the Lenape Native American People on Sunday, October 7th at, 1:30pm. More...

Ryan Roessel Graduates From Dover Air Force Base

Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Ryan G. Roessel has graduated from the aerospace maintenance apprentice (C-5 aircraft) course at Dover Air Force Base, Del. More...

County Board Of Ethics To Meet

The Putnam County Board of Ethics will meet on Tuesday, October 9, at 10am. The meeting will be held in the Conference Room of the Putnam County Personnel Department, Building #3, Carmel. More...

Trail Program Blazed New Ground

Stop, look, and listen. These simple lessons for surviving city traffic became guidelines for nature education and appreciation in a program co-sponsored by the New York-New Jersey Trail Conference and the Palisades Interstate Park Commission. More...

Vassar Hosts Prostate Cancer Screening

Vassar Brothers Hospital will host a prostate cancer screening on Friday, October 12 from 7:30am to 1:30pm on the 2nd floor of the hospital More...

HUD Outlines Relief Options For Borrowers

The Putnam County Housing Corporation (PCHC) is a Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) certified Housing Counseling Agency. More...

Graymoor Friars Welcome Catholic Charities Head

On Sunday, September 30, the Franciscan Friars of the Atonement will welcome Monsignor Kevin Sullivan as presider and homilist at the 11:00am service at Pilgrim Hall, Graymoor. More...

Franciscan Friars To Hold Annual Procession And Blessing Of The Animals

The Franciscan Friars of the Atonement will hold their annual Procession and Blessing of the Animals on Sunday, September 30th at Graymoor in Garrison. More...

Governor Pataki Signs Bill Expanding Taxpayer Rights Will Ensure That Taxpayers Who Overpay Are Notified in a Timely Manner

Governor George E. More...

Norman A. Tardiff To Speak At St. Mary’s On Oct. 2

The Women of St. Mary More...

Census Bureau Survey To Gauge Household Wealth

A nationwide survey conducted by the Commerce Dept. More...

Police Report

Garrison - Putnam County Sheriff Thoubboron reports that on September 18, 2001 at approximately 4pm a 17 year old male from Garrison, was arrested for Petit Larceny, a class A Misdemeanor. More...

Cycle/Auto Art Exhibit To Open In Beacon

Art.talk.com announces the opening of a new exhibition, "Cycle/Auto Art" at the Gallery at the Square in Beacon. Featured from September 29 through November 2 will be the works of Robert Anderson, Celia Buchanan, Joe Calabrese, A. D. More...

Census Bureau and Americans’ Spending Habits

Information about how much money Americans spend on items such as groceries, clothing, health care and housing will be collected in October when representatives of the Census Bureau visit randomly selected households across the country for the Consum More...

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