November 27, 2002 RSS feed / Front Page

Garrison School Board Welcomes Back Supt.Bergman

Rt. 9D crossing options still under discussion

The November 20 meeting of the Garrison Union Free School District More...

Public Notice

In observance of Thanksgiving, the Philipstown Town Hall will be closed on Thursday and Friday, Nov. 28 & 29. The Building Inspectors office will be closed Nov. 28-30. More...

Organized Coalitions Dominate Audience At Putnam Valley Town Board Meeting

Out of the small crowd of about thirty people attending November 20 monthly Putnam Valley Town Board meeting, 44 percent were members of organized coalitions, 36 percent were representatives of municipal entities, and about 20 percent were concerned More...

 

Arts and Entertainment

Trumpet And Piano Highlighted At West Point Concert

The United States Military Academy Chamber Music Series will feature Staff Sergeant John Manning, trumpet, and pianist Rebecca Wilt on Sunday, November 24th in West Point More...

Handel’s Messiah To Be Performed At Paramount

On Saturday, December 14th, the Paramount Center for the Arts is pleased to present a very special performance of Handel More...

Paramount Center For The Arts To Present The Duke Ellington Orchestra

On Saturday November 30th, the Paramount Center for the Arts is pleased to present the Duke Ellington Orchestra, conducted by Jack Jeffers. More...

Letters to the Editor

Not Too Late To Save Loretto Rest

Editor,

It is not too late to save Loretto Rest, the historic 1853 Richard Upjohn-designed estate of West Point Foundry physician Dr. Lent. More...

Request For Disclosure {Reprinted at the request of the author)

Dear Supervisor Carmelo Santos,

It is my understanding that Robert Tendy, who was recently appointed to the Town Board, is either partner or has some pecuniary interest in the law firm of Tendy & Zarcone. More...

Briefly Noted

Governor Releases Investigative Guide For Missing Students

Governor Pataki announced last week that a new investigative guide will be distributed to every public and private college and university in New York State in an effort to establish standard operating procedures in cases involving missing students. More...

Merandos Celebrate 65th Anniversary

Mr. & Mrs. Philip Merando, Sr. of Cold Spring, New York recently celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary with a surprise party hosted by their children at St. Lawrence Friary in Beacon. More...

Carpenters Recruit Apprentices

The Empire State Carpenters Apprenticeship Committee, Locals 11 and 964, will conduct recruitment from December 2 through May 30 for five carpenter and five lather (carpenter) apprentices, State Labor Commissioner Linda Angello recently announced. More...

Take-Over of Tilly Foster Farm Puts County in Farm Business

Legislators annoyed at lack of plan for horse farm

On December 1, Putnam County will be the proud owner of a horse-boarding farm. But who will feed the horses? And what does the County plan to do with a working farm? More...

Information Session Draws Large Crowd at Haldane Board of Education Meeting

Questions answered and rumors dispelled regarding upcoming referendum

Haldane School District residents crowded into the Music Room of Haldane School on Tuesday, November 19th for a Board of Education Meeting during which Superintendent, Dr. More...

Proposed Subdivision In Cold Spring Draws Community Ire

Residents protest tree removal and question zoning process on Loretto Rest property

Area residents turned out in force to voice their concerns about the proposed subdivision on the Loretto Rest property at a highly charged November 8 Cold Spring Planning Board hearing. More...

Putnam Valley Youths Arrested For Assault

Three Town of Putnam Valley youths have been arrested in connection with the assault of another Putnam Valley youth the Putnam County Sheriff More...

Children’s Committee Begins Fund Drive

The Putnam County Children More...

Proposed Agricultural District Identified in Petition Submitted to Legislature

OSI parcels would be largest tract of protected farmland

The Physical Services Committee of the Putnam County Legislature is now reviewing a petition submitted last week by the Putnam County Agriculture and Farmland Protection Board for the formation of an Agricultural District. More...

Focus on Philipstown

Schools

PVHS Students Attend Yale Model Congress

During the weekend of November 7th-10th , eleven members of the 9th, 10th and 11th grades at Putnam Valley High School attended the Yale Model Congress Conference. More...

County Receives Grant For Summer Camp For Special Needs Students

County Executive Bondi has announced that the Putnam County Office for the Disabled has received a grant for $4000 from the former Education and Learning Coalition of Westchester and Putnam. More...

BOCES To Explore Marine Life In Key Largo, Florida

Interested in swimming with the dolphins, kayaking to a mangrove island or diving to an undersea habitat? More...

Births

Peighton Raye Cooley

A daughter, Peighton Raye, was born on November 19, 2002, weighing 8 lbs. 15 oz., to parents Sarah and Chris Cooley of Asheville, NC. More...

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