February 13, 2002 RSS feed / Front Page

Legislature Matches $5,000 Town Grant To Historical Society Philipstown Town Board honors Maryellen Jones

At the February 7 monthly meeting of the Philipstown Town Board, Supervisor William Mazzuca announced that the County would match the $5,000 in funds given by the Town to the Putnam County Historical Society and Foundry School Museum. More...

Public Notice

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Putnam Valley CYO Makes Plans For Little Heroes, A Youth Center, And Camp Programs With A Heart Open House to be held this Saturday, February 16th

Jeffrey Rumpf, Executive Director of the Putnam Valley CYO Camp, and his staff, T.J. Roode and Christi DeRosa, recently spoke to the PNC&R about the many new programs they are launching. More...

 

Schools

Haldane Students Participate In All-County Junior Music Festival

Eighteen Haldane musicians participated in the Putnam All-County Junior High Music Festival 2002 on February 2nd at Henry H. Wells Middle School in Brewster. The All-County Chorus was conducted by Jodi Leight and accompanied by Kirk Ebrenrcich. More...

"Souper Bowl Sunday" Yields Super Results

A winning combination of enthusiastic volunteers and community generosity teamed up to make the Second Annual "Souper Bowl Sunday" an outstanding success. More...

Gorges Named To Dean’s List

Amanda Gorges of Cold Spring was named to the Fall 2001 Dean More...

Sports News

Haldane JV Lady Blue Devils Finish With 16-4 Record

The Haldane Junior Varsity Lady Blue Devils finished another successful season, posting a 16-4 record. The JV Devils finished with a 6-2 record in league play. More...

Philipstown Recreation Youth Co-Ed Basketball Highlights

5th & 6th Grade Division More...

Haldane Indoor Track Season Coming To A Close Only the sectionals remain

Haldane More...

In Supermarket Crisis, Government Officials Offer Aid To Cold Spring Village County will provide bus service to shopping centers

They came from as far as Washington and Albany to help a village in need. More...

Replacement Smoking Law Passed By Legislature Tobacco education money approved

It may not be a perfect law, but legislators in Putnam County did not back away from anti-smoking legislation last week. More...

Legislature Grants Sheriff One Of Three Wishes County accepts transfer of Tilly Foster Farm

Newly Elected Sheriff Donald B. Smith called last Tuesday a "bittersweet evening," as he stood to thank the Legislature for granting him one of three positions he had requested as a part of his reorganization of the Sheriff More...

Cold Spring’s GU Market Destroyed By Fire Wednesday Night Change in lifestyle inevitable for Philipstown residents

The GU Market on Route 9D in Cold Spring burned to the ground on Wednesday, February 6, shocking a community nearly dependent on the retailer for its daily food needs. No one was hurt in the blaze. More...

Focus on Philipstown

Letters to the Editor

What Are The Qualifications Are To Be Building Inspector?

Dear fellow Kent residents, More...

Lake Vallhalla Residents Should Look To Other Communities For Potential Fate

Lake Vallhalla residents have significant cause for alarm now that 900-plus acres or approximately 1.5 square miles of adjacent land is owned by an out of state developer; but the danger may be greater than Vallahalla residents think. More...

Surprise Lake Camp Is A Valuable Part Of Philipstown Dear Editor,

Surprise Lake Camp was founded in 1902. 90 to 98 years later, four sets of new neighbors moved into new houses on the camp road. They objected to the camp More...

Births

Jacob William Daly

A son, Jacob William Daly, was born at Putnam Hospital Center on January 29, 2002 to parents Deborah and Darin Daly, of Cold Spring. More...

Briefly Noted

Selected Vegetable Varieties List Available From Cooperative Extension

The seed catalogs have arrived and the selections are awesome. More...

BOCES Board To Meet

The regular meeting of the Board of Putnam/Northern Westchester Board of Cooperative Educational Services (BOCES) will be held on Tuesday, February 28th at 4:30pm in the Board Room of the School Services Building. The public is invited. More...

Putnam Hospital Center To Offer Free Blood Pressure Screening February 28

Putnam Hospital Center will offer free blood pressure screening, open to the public, on Thursday, February 28, from 1 to 3pm. It will be held in the main lobby of the hospital, located at 670 Stoneleigh Avenue in Carmel. More...

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