November 13, 2002 RSS feed / Front Page

Philipstown Comprehensive Plan Special Board Unveils Preliminary Recommendations

Goals to be discussed at public forum on November 24

After over a year of hard work and growing anticipation, the Philipstown Comprehensive Plan Special Board (CPSB) announced their preliminary recommendations at a crowded public hearing on November 7. More...

Putnam Valley Man Arrested After Forcing His Way Into A Nelsonville Home

A Putnam Valley man was arrested by the Putnam County Sheriff More...

Zoning Issues, Trail Patrol Discussed at Nelsonville Monthly Meeting

At their November 4 monthly meeting, The Village of Nelsonville Board of Trustees discussed the renovation of the Fish & Fur Club, zoning issues and an offer from the State to help patrol the trails in the area. More...

Despite Election Defeat, County Legislator Tamagna Optimistic

Legislator Vinny Tamagna may have lost his bid for State Assembly last Tuesday, but his strong showing encouraged him, he told the PCN&R. More...

 

Births

None this week, please check our index or search for a name with the search function. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Chester J. Robinson

Chester J. Robinson age 84 of Nelsonville, NY died on Thursday November 7, 2002 at the Hudson Valley Hospital Center Cortlandt Manor, NY. More...

Eileen Schatzle Rohan

Eileen Schatzle Rohan, wife of Geoffrey Rohan of Garrison, NY, died on Sunday Morning November 10, 2002 after a brief illness. She is survived by her two sons, Geoffrey Lawrence and Adam Francis and her daughter Megan Alice. More...

Robert A. Seitz

Robert A. Seitz, M.D., retired physician, Cold Spring, NY, died on November 4, 2002 at Westchester Medical Center, NY of a ruptured aneurysm. More...

Sports News

Garrison Boys Soccer Team Finishes Winning Season

The Garrison Boys Soccer Team recently finished the 2002 season with an impressive 6-2-2 record. More...

Brewster Elks Announce 31st Annual Elks Hoop Shoot Competition

The Brewster Elks announce the 31st Annual Elks Hoop Shoot. The "Hoop Shoot" is a national free throw shooting contest for youngsters ages 8 through 13. More...

Historical Society’s Annual Holiday Boutique

To Be Held
Dec. 7-8

The Putnam Valley Historical Society More...

Putnam Valley Town Board Proposes 0% Tax Increase For 2003 Budget

Robert Tendy appointed to fill out Kennedy vacancy

A preliminary Town Budget with a 0.10% change, the swearing-in of local attorney Robert Tendy as a new councilman, and a public hearing to amend the Zoning Ordinance Law were the highlights of Putnam Valley More...

County Legislature Seeks Members For Historic Preservation Commission

The Putnam County Legislature is seeking three members to serve on the Putnam County Historic Advisory Preservation Commission: one member each from Legislative District #1 (Philipstown), Legislative District #4 (Patterson) and Legislative District # More...

Philipstown Board Presents Preliminary 2003 Budget

Taxes decrease Townwide; approximate 5% increase outside Villages

What if they had a public hearing for the budget and nobody came? The Philipstown Board almost found out as just one area resident attended the November 6 hearing for the Preliminary 2003 Town budget. More...

Haldane Board of Ed Holds Referendum Workshop

The architect

At their latest workshop to discuss the upcoming December 12 Haldane school building referendum, the Haldane Board of Education sought to clarify facts and allay any fears concerning the proposed building project. More...

Philipstown Observes Veterans Day

Monday morning, November 11th, Veterans gathered at the War Memorial at St. Mary's Church in Cold Spring to mark the national holiday that recognizes the sacrifices of veterans in service to their country. More...

Focus on Philipstown

Schools

Seniors Surf The Superhighway At Haldane

Three workshops were offered to senior citizens on surfing the Information Superhighway held in the Haldane High School Library on October 15, 22, and 29. More...

Classes To Begin Nov. 25 At WBI

Classes for the Monday/Wednesday session are scheduled to begin on November 25th at The Westchester Business Institute. Questions regarding Evening/Weekend College enrollment should be directed to WBI More...

Putnam Valley PTSA To Hold Annual Fund Raiser Auction

The Putnam Valley High School PTSA Cordially invites you to their Third Annual "Tag It, Grab It, Bag It" auction on Friday, November 22nd. More...

Letters to the Editor

Please Keep Planet Green, Politics Clean

Letter

Once again the failure of democracy in America to curb the power of moneyed interests was sadly demonstrated in the last election as it was amply revealed throughout most of our history and amply documented in Kevin Philip More...

Bloomberg Should Respect Life At All Stages

Full Story

NYC Non-Profit Dictating To Philipstown

I agree 100% with Tom Rolston More...

Briefly Noted

Blood Sugar Screening Available Free At HV Hospital

November is National Diabetes Awareness Month and Penny Kip, registered dietitian, and administrative director of the Joslin Diabetes Center in Yorktown is conducting a free blood sugar screening program in the Lobby of Hudson Valley Hospital Center More...

Philipstown 2020 Forum Inviting Community For Input

Coming soon to every Philipstown mailbox will be an invitation to all community residents to join their neighbors on Sunday, November 24, in the 2020 Forum to help frame our Town More...

Celebration Designs Donates Clothing to HV Hospital’s Nursery

Celebration Designs recently donated hats, blankets, and tee-shirts to babies born at Hudson Valley Hospital Center. More...

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