February 20, 2002 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Joe Namath Joins March Of Dimes Team For Fifth Year As Walkamerica 2001 Honorary Celebrity Chairman

NFL Hall of Famer Joe Namath has once again signed up to be a hero. More...

Girl Scouts Taking Orders for 2002 Cookie Sale

The 16,000 Girl Scouts throughout Westchester and Putnam counties will begin taking orders for the 2002 Girl Scout cookie sale at 4pm on Tuesday, February 26. Deliveries will begin in mid-April. More...

Put Your Future In Order With A Financial Plan

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Stephens And Assembly GOP Start On-Time Budget Petition Drive Assembly announces 5-point plan to end late budgets once and for all

Assemblyman Willis H. More...

Camp Combe Planning Open Houses In March And April

The Putnam Valley YMCA / Camp Combe located at 684 Peekskill Hollow Road, Putnam Valley, is preparing for an exciting new summer season packed full of fun, fun, fun... More...

Two Cold Spring Youths Arrested For Vandalism Estimated At $20K

Putnam County Sheriff Smith reports that his Department has charged two Cold Spring youths who vandalized forty-two (42) cars and caused more than an estimated $20,000 in damage. More...

District Attorney Wright Speaker At Highway Safety Briefing

Putnam District Attorney Kevin Wright was a speaker today at a Highway Safety Briefing for the Hudson Valley, co-sponsored by the Governor More...

Random Checks Of Eastern Putnam Stores Nets Two Arrests For Underage Sales

Putnam County Sheriff Smith reports two arrests resulting from a joint investigation by the Sheriff More...

Police Report

Mahopac - Three Mahopac men were arrested on drug charges following an investigation by the Sheriff More...

Masonic Lodge Hosts An Afternoon With George and Martha Washington

Philipstown Masonic Lodge # 236 is presenting a program about the life and times of General George and Mrs. Martha Washington on Saturday, February 23 at 3pm. The Washingtons will be portrayed by Bro. Ambrose Kurtzke and Gail Parzyck. More...

Talk of our town

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John Eaton To Speak At St. Mary’s On March 5

The People: Behind the Portholes of the Titanic will be the unique program presented by John P. Eaton at the meeting of the Women of St. Mary More...

PHC’s Menopause Education Group-Putnam’s Hot Chilies-Returns in March

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Lenten Soup Suppers During Lent At Lady Of Loretto

Confirmation candidates of Our Lady of Loretto Church in Cold Spring began sponsoring meatless soup suppers on all Fridays during Lent (except Friday, March 15th). More...

Garrison Volunteer Firefighters Take F.A.S.T. Course At Camp Smith

On a warm weekend in late January, several members of the Garrison Volunteer Fire Company completed F.A.S.T. training at the NYS Academy of Fire Science at Camp Smith. F.A.S.T. is an acronym for Firefighter Assist and Search Team. More...

Senator Clinton Calls For The Establishment Of National Blood Donor Corps

Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton urged Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Tommy Thompson February 12th to embrace a proposal endorsed by a panel of blood supply experts and public health officials to establish a national corps of blood donors wh More...

Philipstown Crack Distribution Nets One Arrest

County Sheriff Smith reports that on February 13, 2002 at 4:15 pm, the Sheriffs Department Narcotics Enforcement Unit (NEU) arrested a Peekskill man on drug-dealing charges related to activities in the Philipstown area. More...

Legislator Tamagna Presents Program On Developing Rural Communities To State Association of Counties Conference

Putnam County Legislator Vincent Tamagna attended the NYSAC Legislative Conference held in Albany this past January 27- 29th. Representatives from fifty-eight New York Counties participated in the Conference to discuss priority issues. More...

Cold Spring/Garrison Chamber To Present Awards At General Membership Meeting

The Cold Spring Garrison Chamber of Commerce invites all interested in business in and out from Philipstown to participate in a general membership and awards meeting, Wednesday March 6th at the Garrison Golf Club. More...

Carmel School Bus Involved In Auto Accident

Putnam County Sheriff Smith reports a personal injury automobile accident involving two cars and a Carmel Central School District bus carrying students from George Fisher Middle School took place on Wednesday, February 13th at about 2:50 pm at the in More...

Volunteers Needed To Teach Seniors About The Internet

Volunteer teachers are needed to join senior net More...

Governor’s Plan Streamlines Funding For Water, Sewer Projects

Governor Pataki has announced a new initiative designed to make it easier for communities statewide to obtain needed funding for water and sewer projects. More...

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