May 8, 2002 RSS feed / Front Page

Cold Spring Farmers Market to Open On Butterfield Hospital Grounds Market to raise visibility of Putnam farmers

Cold Spring residents who have been struggling to keep their refrigerators stocked since the Grand Union burned to the ground can look forward to the opening of a new local farmer More...

NYS Department of Health Sets Date To Shut Down Lake Peekskill Water System For Sanitary Violations Shut down could happen as soon as October of 2003

Putnam Valley Supervisor Carmelo Santos and Town Attorney David Wright announced in a May 3 statement, 2002, "The New York State Department of Health has issued a notice that it proposes to shut down the Lake Peekskill water system, effective Oc More...

Putnam Lake Dog Killed By Sheriff’s Deputy

Putnam County Sheriff Smith reports that a Deputy Sheriff answering a call at a Putnam Lake residence on Thursday afternoon, April 25th, shot and killed a dog that the deputy believed was about to attack him. More...

Philipstown Democratic Club Will Present Community Service Award

The many community members who faithfully give their time, energy, talent and resources in volunteer service are the heart of the Philipstown. More...

Head-On Collision Sends Dutchess Woman To Hospital

A two-car, head-on automobile accident in Garrison on May 1st sent a Dutchess County woman to the hospital. According to the Putnam County Sheriff More...

 

Schools

Putnam Valley Honor Roll The following students achieved the Honor Roll for the 3rd marking period at the Putnam Valley High School High Honor Roll

10th Grade - , Steven K. Ammann, Andrew Babnik, Jr., Jared Berner and Daniel Stella. More...

Putnam Valley Student A Success Against All Odds

Against all odds, Putnam Valley seventh grader Adriana Rodriguez has succeeded as a student, a peer role model, and as one amazing young woman. More...

Haldane Faculty Association Donates To Philipstown Food Pantry

The Annual Haldane Faculty Association Food Drive raised $310 plus five bags of goods for the Philipstown Food Pantry. Lori Isler once again coordinated the event. More...

Briefly Noted

International Adoption Seminar Planned

Family Service of Westchester and Cradle of Hope Adoption Center will be hosting an International Adoption Information Seminar for prospective adoptive families on Monday, May 20 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm. More...

Home Improvement Grants Available

The Putnam County Housing Corporation (PCHC) has $200,000 in funding to continue its Home Improvement Program through the New York State Affordable Housing Corporation. More...

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OSI Presents Philipstown With Another Land Offer

Old Capuchin property on Rt. 9D could be used for joint school activities More...

Director of Emergency Management McMahon Outlines Indian Point Evacuation Plan County Legislators disagree about viability of plan

The Indian Point 2 & 3 Nuclear Station in Buchanan, N.Y. has long been the subject of controversy. More...

Vinny Tamagna Announces Candidacy For 90th Assembly District

Vinny Tamagna, a resident of Putnam County and Putnam County Legislator from District 1, announces that he will seek the Republican nomination for the 90th Assembly District representing the Hudson River towns from Ossining to Cold Spring and the Tow More...

Town Board Passes Resolution To Demolish Unsafe Building

At a public hearing and special Town Board meeting held May 1st, the Putnam Valley Town Board heard arguments regarding the designated unsafe building located at 34 Hollowbrook Road. The property owner, Mr. More...

Habitat For Humanity To Hold Fundraiser For First Project In County

State and local civic leaders will help community members celebrate a new Habitat for Humanity affiliate in Putnam County on Friday, May 10th at The Country Club at Lake MacGregor in Mahopac. More...

CPSB Recreation Survey Shows Town’s Residents Desire More Hiking Trails Community Center comes in second in questionnaire

Prior to the Monthly Town Board meeting on Thursday, April 2nd, the Philipstown Comprehensive Plan Special Board presented 3 updates from individual work groups to the public. Justine Bruno of the CPSB More...

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Sports News

Krista Fleming Takes 14 Year-Old-Category At K of C Free Throw Contest

Krista Fleming shot 18 for 25 to win the girls 14 year old bracket at the New York State K of C Free Throw Contest that was held on April 20 at West Point. More...

Restaurant & Tavern Association Golf Tournament Scheduled For August 12

The Dutchess-Putnam County Restaurant & Tavern Association will hold its 3rd Annual Golf Tournament on Monday, August 12th 2002 at the Thomas C. Carvel Country Club in Pine Plains, NY (Ferris Lane Exit off the northbound Taconic State Parkway). More...

St. Christopher’s Inn Golf Classic To Be Held June 3rd

The Tenth Annual Graymoor/St. Christopher More...

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