November 7, 2001 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Holiday Crafts Sale At The Levine Art Center

The Putnam Arts Council offers a relaxing alternative to stressful holiday shopping! Find something for everyone at the 7th Annual Holiday Crafts Sale which takes place at the Belle Levine Art Center, 521 Kennicut Hill Road in Mahopac. This year More...

How To Appeal An HMO Decision

When you or a family member is sick, the last thing you want to do is fight with a health insurance company. Each year, however, thousands of New Yorkers find themselves in disputes about health care coverage. More...

Alzheimer’s Association Presents A Community Program

The Alzheimer More...

Putnam County Conservative Committee Meet

Earlier this month, the 192 members of the Putnam County Conservative Committee met, and unanimously re-elected James Maxwell as its Chairman. More...

Putnam Valley Sailor Deployed Overseas

Angelo A., the 20-year-old son of Putnam Valley residents, is currently deployed on the aircraft carrier USS Kitty Hawk (CV 63) in support of operation Enduring Freedom. Kitty Hawk is homeported in Yokosuka, Japan. More...

Local Heroes Playing For Haldane Heroes Team

This Saturday, November 10th, come cheer on the Haldane Heroes as they play against the world famous exhibition basketball team, the Harlem Wizards. More...

County’s Assistant District Chosen As Instructor At Advocacy Center Program

Putnam County Assistant District Attorney Mary Jane MacCrae has been selected as an instructor at the prestigious National College of District Attorneys, held at the National Advocacy Center, on the campus of the University of South Carolina. More...

Christmas Craft Fair Planned For Thanksgiving Weekend At Graymoor

The Franciscan Sisters of the Atonement at Graymoor are sponsoring their annual Christmas Fair on Friday, November 23rd through Sunday, November 25th, from 9am to 4pm each day. The Fair will be held in St. Mary More...

Putnam CAP Requests Assistance With Food For Thanksgiving

Putnam Community Action Program is once again preparing for the Thanksgiving Holiday, and that means helping Putnam families in need with Food Baskets. Putnam CAP provided 228 Thanksgiving Food Baskets to low-income Putnam families last year. More...

More Than 24 Thousand NY Tax Checks Returned To IRS, Agency Urges People To Act Before Dec. 6

The Internal Revenue Service is urging more than 24,000 New York State residents whose Federal income tax refund or advance payment checks have been returned to the agency to act now so their checks can be processed and mailed to them by Dec. 5. More...

Donate Your Used Car, Van Or Truck To The National Kidney Foundation Of New York/New Jersey This Holiday Season

You can make a difference this holiday season by donating your used car, truck or van to a charity you have known and trusted for more than 50 years: the National Kidney Foundation of New York/New Jersey. More...

The Community Of Cooks Is Back At The Library Gift Bazaar

The inescapable aroma of holiday goodies is in the air everywhere in Philipstown these days. More...

Medications and Your Diabetes

The Joslin Diabetes Center, an Affiliate of Hudson Valley Hospital Center, is sponsoring a discussion entitled Medications and Your Diabetes on Thursday, November 29 at 7pm at the Center on Veterans Rd. in Yorktown Heights. More...

Fresh Air Fund Provides Camping Weekends For Families Affected By The Attacks Of September 11th At Sharpe Reservation

In the aftermath of the attacks of September 1lth, The Fresh Air Fund has made it a priority to extend its year-round programming to the victims of the tragedy. More...

Sixth Annual Brewster Interdenominational Christmas Cantata To Benefit The Community Food Pantry

The combined choral singers of St. Lawrence O More...

Volunteer Holiday Warm-up At "Staatsburgh" Mills Mansion State Historic Site

Residents of the mid-Hudson Valley are urged to volunteer during the annual Gilded Age Christmas at "Staatsburgh" Mills Mansion State Historic Site. More...

Hospital Center’s Women’s Symposium Sets Record Attendance

Two hundred women attended the Fourth Annual Women More...

Asthma Management Program For Children Introduced By Hudson Valley Hospital Center Education and equipment for school nurses provided

Hudson Valley Hospital Center and the Pinnacle Health Care Network has introduced the "Asthma Management Program" to area schools. More...

Panel To Discuss Shaken Baby Syndrome At Putnam Hospital Center

Do you work with babies? Can you recognize the signs of Shaken Baby Syndrome (SBS)? What do you do if you suspect SBS? More...

All About Diabetes Focus Of Putnam Hospital Center’s November Support Group Meeting

Putnam Hospital Center More...

Future Of Merged Hospitals To Be Topic November 13 At Orange County Breakfast

Allan Atzroit, President and CEO of St. Luke More...

Graymoor Spiritual Life Center to hold World Trade Center Assaults Recovering Gracefully Forum

On Tuesday, November 13th, at 8pm the Graymoor Spiritual Life Center, a ministry of the Franciscan Friars of the Atonement, will present a special forum on Recovering Gracefully-- from the assaults of September 11th and the subsequent anthrax contami More...

New Girl Talk Session At Beacon Health Resource Center

A new session of Girl Talk will begin on Monday, November 19th from 3:30 to 5pm at the Beacon Health Resource Center at 372 Main Street. More...

CH Energy Group Earnings Remain On Target For Year-End

CH Energy Group announced third-quarter earnings of 58 cents per share versus the 87 cents per share earned in the third quarter of 2000. Year-to-date earnings were $1.90 per share versus $2.40 for the comparable period in 2000. More...

Annual Harvest Sale At St. Philip’s

It More...

Deputy County Executive Smith Chosen As Chairman Of 2002 Heart Walk

The American Heart Association Westchester/Putnam Region is honored to announce the 2002 Heart Walk Chairman will be Deputy County Executive Don Smith. 2002 Heart Walk Vice Chairman is Dr. More...

State’s Guard Youth Program Receives National Honors Secretary of Defense Honors NY Guard’s Corps of Cadets Counterdrug Task Force

The New York National Guard More...

Vassar To Host Day Of Support Foil Children Affected By Cancer

Vassar Brothers Hospital will hold, "For Children Only ...When Someone They Know Has Cancer," on Saturday, November 10 from 9am to 2:30pm in Conference Room B. More...

State Cellular Phone Law Now In Effect

State Police Superintendent James W. McMahon reminds motorists that on November 1st, New York State More...

Governor Pataki Signs Law Bringing Casino Gaming To Catskills

Governor Pataki has signed into law legislation that authorizes the creation of three Native American-run casinos in Sullivan and Ulster counties - a major new initiative that is designed to create new jobs and enhanced economic development and touri More...

Police Report

Brewster - The Putnam County Sheriff More...

Joslin Diabetes Center Sponsors Free Grocery Shopping Tour

The Joslin Diabetes Center, an Affiliate of Hudson Valley Hospital Center, is sponsoring a free grocery shopping tour at Turco More...

Smoking Cessation and Weight Loss Seminar

A Smoking Cessation and Weight Loss Seminar, instructed by Stuart Green, will be held in the Wagner Conference room at the Hudson Valley Hospital Center on Thursday, November 29 at 7pm. For reservations, call 800-342-1303. More...

Seaman Apprentice Kevin Watkins Completes Coast Guard Basic Training

Gary and Patricia Watkins of Nelsonville are proud to announce that their son, Seaman Apprentice Kevin Watkins has successfully completed eight weeks of basic training at the Coast Guard Training facility located at Cape May, New Jersey. More...

Minette Gunther To Be Honored At Historical Society’s 43rd Annual Thanksgiving Dinner & Candlelight Service

The Putnam County Historical Society & Foundry School Museum More...

St. Mary’s Honors Dorothea Pinkel On Nov. 17

When you live to be 90 years old, you make a lot of friends along the way, and Miss Dorothea Pinkel has done just that. More...

10th Annual Yuletide Craft Sale Planned For Nov. 24th

The Cold Spring United Methodist Church will be hosting it More...

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