January 9, 2002 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

New Outreach Program At Audubon’s Constitution Marsh Sanctuary Seeks Interested Teachers

In an effort to bring the wonders and mysteries of the Hudson River to area schoolchildren, the staff at Audubon More...

Putnam Valley Parks And Recreation Upcoming Events

Defensive Driving Classes will be held on the first Saturday of the month beginning with February 2nd. This is a 6-hour course certified by the NYS Dept. of Motor Vehicles. The cost is $35.00. More...

IRS Tax Tip 2002-07 Point and click your way to a trouble-free tax season

Need a tax form? Have a question about changes to tax law? Want to find the nearest IRS taxpayer assistance center? Now anyone with a personal computer and Internet access can point and click their way to trouble-free tax filing at www.irs.gov . More...

IRS Tax Tip 2002-05

Should I Itemize? More...

Sheriff’s Deputies Graduate From Rockland Police Academy

Four members of the Putnam County Sheriff More...

County Health Department Offers Tips On Winter Travel Safety

An average drive across town requires the same basic safe driving habits we practice all the time - using seatbelts, driving alert and sober, adhering to the speed limits and obeying the rules of the road. More...

Police Report

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Helen Hayes Hospital To Host Blood Drive

Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw will host its semiannual Blood Drive on Tuesday, January 22 from 10am to 3:30pm in the hospital More...

Sheriff’s Department Arrests Man For Forged Passport

On January 3, 2002, at about 1:30 pm, the Putnam County Sheriff More...

Haldane Senior Citizens’ Winter Concert And Patriotic Art Show

Cold Spring senior citizens were invited to the Haldane Senior Citizens More...

Brewster Public Library 2002 Children’s Programs Brewster Public Library invites residents to participate in the following children’s programs: Mondays 10:30-11:15am - Story and Craft Time for Ages 2 ½, No registration required

Wednesdays 10:30-11:00am - Babies & Books Program for Ages 6-24 Months, No registration required More...

Cold Spring Lions Bring Santa To Seniors

Twas a night before Christmas when the Philipstown Seniors were dined and entertained at St. Mary More...

State Labor Department Launches Redesigned Online Career Resource NYCareerZone.org Helps Students and Job Seekers Explore Hundreds of Careers

State Labor Commissioner Linda Angello announced that the Labor Department has produced a new version of NYCareerZone.org, an interactive career resource. More...

A Frugal New You To Emerge In 2002

If the slowing economy, shaky stock market, and mounting layoffs have you wondering whether your finances will emerge intact, it More...

Stony Kill Forum To Feature Wild Turkeys

On Friday, January 11th at 7:30pm, the Stony Kill Foundation will hold its monthly Second Friday Forum in the Barn Program Room at Stony Kill Farm. More...

Nail Salon Opens On Main Street In Cold Spring

True Nails held a grand opening on Monday, January 7th attended by the Cold Spring/Garrison Chamber of Commerce President, Jonathan Kruk. True Nails will be open on Main Street in the Village of Cold Spring Mondays through Saturdays. More...

IRS Tax Tip 2002-02

Who must file a tax return? More...

IRS Tax Tip 2002-06 Record Keeping

You can avoid headaches at tax time by keeping track of your receipts and other records throughout the year, advises the IRS. More...

IRS Tax Tip 2002-01 Avoid Headaches, Prepare Taxes Early

Earlier is better when it comes to working on your taxes. The IRS encourages everyone to get a head start on tax preparation. Not only do you avoid the last-minute rush, early filers also get a faster refund. More...

Parent/Child Workshop To Begin At Desmond-Fish Library

The Winter session of the Parent/Child Workshop will begin on January 7 and January 9 at the Desmond-Fish Library. More...

IRS Tax Tip 2002-08 IRS has free publications on every topic you need

From aardvark to zyzzyva, the IRS has a publication that covers it More...

IRS Tax Tip 2002-04

Which Form More...

Club Soda Reopens In Fishkill

The Estelle and Alfonso Complex, Route 9 in Fishkill, proudly announces the re-opening of Club Soda on Friday January 11th at 7:30pm. More...

New Credits, Services Highlight 2002 Filing Season IRS encourages fresh look at E-filing

The Internal Revenue Service kicked off the 2002 tax filing season Wednesday with new and expanded services, features and credits to help taxpayers. More...

Vassar Brothers Offers Oral Cancer Screening

Vassar Brothers Hospital will offer a free Oral Cancer Screening on Saturday, January 19 from 8 am to 12 pm on the 2nd floor of the newly expanded cancer center. More...

$55 Million Available For Small Cities Development Grants Funding for economic development, infrastructure improvements, business expansion offered to NY State communities

Governor Pataki has announced that approximately $55 million in community development grants are available through the Governor More...

Boscobel Closed Until April But Administrative Offices Open

Boscobel Restoration in Garrison, New York, will be closed to the public during the months of January, February, and March. The restoration will reopen on April 1, 2002. However, the administrative offices will be open, and information about Boscobel More...

The Children’s Dream Foundation Donates Warm Clothes For Kids During Keep Them Warm Campaign

The Children More...

Book Discussion Group Continues In 2002

The Brewster Public Library Book Discussion Group continues to meet the third Wednesday of each month at 1pm. Titles scheduled for discussion thru October 2002 are: More...

Coin Collectors To Meet January 15th

The Croton River Numismatic Society of Carmel, New York (a coin club) will hold its next meeting on Tuesday, January 15, 2002 in the Guideposts cafeteria located on Seminary Hill Road in Carmel at 7:30pm. More...

International Adoption Information Meeting to Be Held In White Plains

Family Service of Westchester, Inc. of White Plains and Happy Families International Center, Inc. More...

Are You Ready To Quit Smoking?

Hudson River HealthCare is offering the American Cancer Society More...

NY Metro Reptile Expo In White Plains To Focus On Reptiles As Pets

Reptiles as pets will be the focus of the NY Metro Reptile Expo at the Westchester County Center in White Plains, NY on Saturday and Sunday, January 19 & 20, from 10am to 4pm. More...

Cold Spring FD Appeal Tops $24,000

The Annual Letter of Appeal of the Cold Spring Fire Company, No. 1 as of Sunday, January 6th, 2002, has reached the total of $24,286.00 in contributions. More...

Snow

Things are starting to look a lot like Christmas around the Valley, a week or two too late, but better late than never. The snow sure looks nice on the mountainsides. More...

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