May 8, 2002 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

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IRS Warns Of Scheme To Steal Identity And Financial Data

The Internal Revenue Service warned last week of a fraudulent scheme currently circulating that uses fictitious bank correspondence and IRS forms in an attempt to trick taxpayers into disclosing their personal and banking data. More...

Coin Collectors To Meet May 21st

The Croton River Numismatic Society of Carmel, New York (a coin club) will hold its next meeting on Tuesday, May 21st at 7:30pm in the Guideposts cafeteria located on Seminary Hill Road in Carmel. More...

Women’s Health Fair at Putnam Hospital Center To Offer Free Screenings, Demonstrations, Information

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Area Residents Meet State And Local Candidates At Event Sponsored By Putnam’s Young Democrats

Democratic candidates for state and focal officers were in Mahopac on Sunday to answer questions from area residents about education, health care, and the environment. More...

CYO Launches Revamp The Camp Program

The CYO J. V. Mara Camps, situated on 250 acres in Putnam Valley, will launch their annual Revamp The Camp program at 9 am on May 4th. More...

Celebrate Mother’s Day At Mount Gulian Historic Site

Mount Gulian Historic Site, Fishkill, celebrates Mother More...

CPR Course Offered On Third Saturdays

The Hudson Valley Hospital Center offers a one-day Heartsaver CPR class for the lay-rescuer on the third Saturday of every month. The next Heartsaver class will be held on May 18 from 9:30am to 2:30pm. Open to all ages, the cost of the course is $45. More...

Senior Forum On "Aging At Home" At Hudson Valley Hospital

A Senior Forum "Aging At Home" will take place on Friday, May 17th at the Hudson Valley Hospital Center, Route 202, Cortlandt Manor. More...

Police Report

Brewster - A Brewster man was arrested on April 29th for Driving While Intoxicated (DWI) after the car he was driving rear-ended another car occupied by a Brewster couple. Mr. Francis W. More...

Support Connection To Host "Aromatherapy Revisited"

Support Connection, a not-for-profit organization offering free support services to people affected by breast and ovarian cancer will host an evening program entitled "Aromatherapy Revisited" on Thursday, May 23, at 7 pm in the Support Conn More...

Talk of our town

Things are starting to heat up in the Valley as all the local organizations gear up for the good weather season. This weekend there will be the ever-popular Artists On Location Art Auction at the Garrison Art Center. More...

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...

2002 Heartwalk Planned For June 9th At Guidepost In Carmel

RX for fighting heart disease and stroke: take one million feet; donations from family, friends and co-workers; mix in a fun, festive event; repeat annually to make a lasting impression in the fight against America More...

Median Sales Price Of Putnam County Homes Rises Significantly

The median sales prices for single-family, existing homes in Putnam county rose from $229,000 in March 2001 to $302,000 in March 2002. This represents a percentage of change of +31.9%. More...

Caring, Coping, Understanding Alzheimer’s Focus of Free Series of Programs To Be Held at PHC

For four consecutive Thursday evenings beginning May 23rd, a four-part program designed to help families, friends and caregivers gain a better understanding of Alzheimer More...

Putnam Hospital Center to Offer One-Day Prepared Childbirth Class June 1st

The Birthing Center at Putnam Hospital Center has scheduled its next one-day prepared childbirth class for Saturday, June 1 from 9am to 5pm, at the hospital at 670 Stoneleigh Avenue in Carmel. More...

Red Hot Mamas To Meet

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Sheriff Smith Completes Sheriff’s Institute Session

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith completed participation in the 82nd Session of the National Sheriffs More...

PV Board Of Ed To Hear From Public On Proposed Budget

The Putnam Valley Board of Education will conduct a Work Session/Business Meeting on Thursday, May 9, 2002. There will be an opportunity for a Public Hearing on the proposed 2002-03 budget. More...

Local Couple Celebrate 50th Wedding Anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Earl Warren of New Port Rickey, Florida, formerly of Lyons Road in Cold Spring, NY celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on March 29, 2002. More...

Hudson Valley Hospital Offers Yoga

Yoga classes and Gentle Yoga classes are set to begin May 23rd at the Dempsey House, Crompond Road, on the grounds of Hudson Valley Hospital Center. More...

Public Hearing On Mental Health Services In Putnam To Be Held

Putnam County Executive Bondi and Commissioner of Mental Health Bureau, Michael J. More...

7th Annual Main Street Conference Spotlights Patterson Hamlet Revitalization

On Friday, May 10th, state, county and town officials, civic leaders and local residents will gather at 9 am at the Community Room at the Donald Smith Justice Center on Route 311 in Patterson for the 7th Annual Main Street Conference. This year More...

Health Department Recommends A Spring Clean-Up

You can reduce your risk of getting Lyme Disease and West Mile Virus by doing a spring yard clean-up. Your goal is to create a dry environment, which is unfriendly to both ticks and mosquitoes. To keep ticks out of your yard: More...

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