February 13, 2002 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

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...

Next Meeting Of Putnam Hospital Center’s Diabetes Support Group To Be Held In March

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Carmel-Kent Lions Club Donates $6,000 To Putnam Hospital Center

Putnam Hospital Center was the beneficiary of the hard work and dedication of the members of the Carmel-Kent Lions Club, who recently presented the Carmel hospital with a check for $6,000 representing proceeds from the Annual Putnam Hospital Center R More...

New Tax Law Good For Baby Boomers

Nobody likes growing older, but age does have its merits - particularly when it comes to the Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2001. More...

Franciscan Friars Announce Ash Wednesday/Lenten Services

To mark the opening of the Lenten season, the Franciscan Friars of the Atonement will bless and distribute ashes at Mass to be held on Ash Wednesday, February 13, 8 pm, at Pilgrim Hall, Graymoor. More...

Vassar Brothers Hospital Opens Center For Advanced Surgery

Vassar Brothers Hospital will officially launch its Center for Advanced Surgery with the grand opening of one of the most high-tech operating rooms in the United States on Monday, February 25th at 10 am. More...

Senator Leibell Announces Introduction Of New Bill Requiring Accountability In Public Auditing

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County Clerk’s Office Suffers Burglary

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports that an investigation is ongoing into a burglary of the Putnam County Clerk More...

Vassar Hosts Activity For Kids With Chronic Illnesses And ADD/ADHD

Vassar Brothers Hospital will host an afternoon of fun for children with chronic illnesses as well as for those with ADD and ADHD at Fun Central on Route 8 in Wappingers Falls on Friday, February 15 from 6:80pm to 8 pm. More...

Police Report

Philipstown - A Philipstown man was arrested by the Putnam County Sheriff More...

IRS Tax Tip 2002-26 Credit For The Elderly Or The Disabled

You may be able to take the Credit for the Elderly or the Disabled if you are age 65 or older, or if you are retired on permanent and total disability, according to the IRS. Like any other tax credit, it More...

Free Blood Pressure Screening Held At Hudson Valley Hospital

Free blood pressure screenings are held at Hudson Valley Hospital Center every Thursday from 2 to 3pm. The screenings are held in Dining Room B, lower level, at the Hospital on Crompond Road in Cortlandt Manor. More...

Hospice Care in Westchester and PutnamTo Hold Bereavement Workshop "Commemorating Your Loved One"

Remembrance: Commemorating Your Loved One, is a way many may reflect on the good times and memories held special for a loved one. But some may focus on the loss and sadness, thinking of a deceased loved one. More...

Governor Announces "Physician Profile" Web Site, Call Center

Governor has announced that New York State has launched a helpful and easy-to-use "Physician Profile" consumer web site and toll-free telephone number that promises to make New Yorkers among the best informed health care consumers in the na More...

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...

Pegasus Program Offers Hope For Families Impacted By Alcohol Or Drug Dependencies

Pegasus is a confidential educational program for families whose lives have been impacted by alcohol or other drug dependencies. At Pegasus, you will learn new information and develop healthy coping skills to strengthen your family relationships. More...

Putnam Hospital Center To Offer Prepared Childbirth Classes In March

The Birthing Center at Putnam Hospital Center has scheduled its next five-week session of prepared childbirth classes to begin Tuesday, March 19, from 7 to 9pm. More...

Elizabeth Lisikatos And Keith DeMario Are Wed

On Saturday, September 15, 2001, Miss Elizabeth Lisikatos, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. George Lisikatos, Sr., of Cold Spring, became the bride of Mr. Keith DeMario, son of Mr. and Mrs. George DeMario, of Wappingers Falls. More...

Molé And Pochick Engaged

JoAnn and Anthony Molé of Cold Spring are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Annette Michele Molé to Ryan Matthew Pochick. Ryan is the son of Pamela and George Pochick of New Windsor, NJ. More...

February Jazz Vespers This Saturday At First Presbyterian Church

The monthly Jazz Vesper service will be held this Saturday, February 16, at 5:30pm in the sanctuary of First Presbyterian Church, 10 Academy St. In celebration of the Feast of Lupercalia (better known as Valentine More...

Legislator Tamagna Supports Regional Freedom Gardens

Americans are searching for ways to express their sorrow about the tragic events of September 11th and to demonstrate their national unity. More...

Blood Drive Collects 107 Units

The 23rd Annual Philipstown Community Blood Drive on February 8, 2002 at the Haldane School was well attended. Despite some "no shows" and 18 deferrals, 107 units of whole blood were collected. More...

Franciscan Friars Of The Atonement Rite Of Election Services

On Sunday, February 17, at 2:30pm, the Franciscan Friars of the Atonement will host the Rite of Election and Call to Continuing Conversion at Pilgrim Hall, Graymoor. Most Reverend James F. More...

Governor Lights Switch To Bardavon Opera House Marquee

Governor Pataki pulled the switch to light the new Bardavon 1869 Opera House Marquee in downtown Poughkeepsie on February 11th, celebrating the reconstruction of the theater More...

Cold Spring Police Report

On Wednesday February 6th at about 6pm the Cold Spring Police Department arrested George Borrero, 52 of Peekskill, NY following a traffic stop for an equipment infraction by PO Andrew Kristan. More...

Alzheimer Support Group Meets February 19

The Alzheimer Support Group at the Hudson Valley Hospital Center will next meet on Tuesday, February 19 at 8pm; facilitator will be Ronald Ammon, M.D. This marks a new date, time and facilitator for this no-fee support group. More...

IRS Tax Tips What To Do If You Haven’t Received A Form W-2

You should receive a Form W-2, "Wage and Tax Statement," from each employer you worked for to use in preparing your federal tax return. More...

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St. Patrick’s Committee Presents A Celtic Trilogy

On Saturday, March 9, the Peekskill St. Patrick More...

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