May 15, 2002 RSS feed / Front Page

All Quiet On The Nelsonville Front Village prepares for opening of renovated Fish and Fur Club building

The Village of Nelsonville has been busy with various improvements to its municipal buildings and spaces, and that work will soon be formally presented to the public. More...

Patterson Man Indicted For Attempted Murder

Putnam District Attorney, Kevin Wright announced on May 9th the indictment of twenty-two year old Taino Ayala, of Patterson, New York, in the January 18, 2002 attempted murder of a twenty-two year old Wassaic man. More...

County Veterans Park To Dedicate Blue Star Marker On Memorial Day

Peter Allegretta, Chairman for the Putnam County Joint Veterans Council, has announced that there will be a Blue Star Walkway marker dedication, and the dedication of an M-60A3 Tank, that have been placed at the Veterans Memorial. More...

Garrison Board Of Education Fields Budget Questions At Public Hearing

Only a few questions were asked at the Board of Education More...

 

Letters to the Editor

Three Visions Editor,

The first vision is the concept of sustainability It recognizes that if you live in a place that has a healthy environment that supports life in all its forms, have clean safe drinking water, clean safe air to breathe, a school that provides a good q More...

New Business In Town Editor,

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School Board Should Be Responsible For Safety To The Editor

As the school addition nears completion, the safety of the children, crossing 9-D to get to the ball field should be given serious consideration. My wife and I have often sat in St. More...

Sports News

BOCES Alternative School To Celebrate Silver Anniversary

The Regional Alternative High School (RAHS) at Putnam/Northern Westchester Board of Cooperative Educational Services will celebrate its 25th anniversary on May 22 at BOCES More...

Register for Mount Gulian’s Children’s Heritage Day Camp

Mount Gulian Historic Site in Fishkill is inviting parents to register their children for this summer More...

Haldane Artists’ Horse Art Displayed at NWCA

Four Haldane artists had their artwork displayed at the Northern Westchester Arts Council Horse Show. Macallan Durkin, Grade l, won Best in Show for Children for her horse drawing . More...

Legislature Supports Graduated Drivers License Program

Last week, Putnam County lawmakers lent their unanimous support to two bills currently under consideration by the State Legislature that would make it harder for teenagers to obtain full driving privileges. More...

Sheriff’s Department Operation Nets 4 Stores In Underage Alcohol Sting

Putnam County Sheriff Smith reports the arrests of four men resulting from a sting operation conducted by the Sheriff More...

Putnam Valley Board of Education Considers More Classrooms for Middle School Middle and high school PTSA supports budget and urges yes vote

At its regular meeting last Thursday May 9, which was also the required budget hearing, the Putnam Valley Board of Education gave the go-ahead to a feasibility study of creating more classrooms at the middle school. More...

Brokaws To Be Honored At Library’s Associates Dinner

Journalist, Tom Brokaw, and his wife, author Meredith Brokaw, will be honored at The Alice Curtis Desmond and Hamilton Fish Library More...

Haldane Board of Education Approves Student Resource Officer Program Board discusses highlights of 2002/3 budget and hears presentation from new architectural firm, Clark Patterson Associates

Deputy Vincent Martin, School Resource Officer (SRO) for Carmel High School, gave a presentation on the SRO program to the Haldane Board of Education on May 7 during their workshop session. More...

Putnam Valley Historical Society To Hold June 1 Annual Meeting As Lobster Clambake & Barbeque

Once a year the Putnam Valley Historical Society holds an annual meeting and asks people for their support in preserving the Town More...

Focus on Philipstown

Obituaries  Free Access 

Henry Otto Clauss III

Henry Otto Clauss III, 80, of Blooming Grove Drive, died Friday at Van Rensselaer Manor North Greenbush, after a long illness. More...

Briefly Noted

Haldane Vote Takes Place On Tuesday, May 21

The Haldane Central School District will be conducting the Annual District Election on Tuesday, May 21 from 7am to 9pm in High School Room #131 for the purpose of voting on Proposition #1 - the School District Budget for the 2002-2003 school year, Pr More...

PHC’s Menopause Education Group, Putnam’s Hot Chilies, Schedules Combined Program for June Meeting

Putnam Hospital Center More...

Families Can Learn About Pond Life

Come to Stony Kill Farm Environmental Education Center on Sunday, May 26 at 2pm for a family-friendly workshop; families can explore the murky underworld of our pond ecosystem. We will take a close-up look at the creatures lurking in the pond. More...

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