December 4, 2002 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Putnam Hospital Center Annual Gala Dinner and Ball Raises $155,000

The "Stars & Stripes" waved o More...

Free Child Safety Seat Check Offered

Alamo Ambulance Service, an affiliate of Vassar Brothers. Medical Center, will host a free Child Seat Safety Check on Sunday, December 8, from 3 to 6 pm. More...

Learn About Chemotherapy And Prostate Cancer

The Dutchess County Unit of the American Cancer Society and the Man to Man Prostate Cancer Education & Information Support Program announces a regularly scheduled meeting to be held December 5 at 6 pm, in the Central Hudson Auditorium, Poughkeeps More...

County Trigger Lock Program For Pistol Permit Licensees Begun

Putnam County Clerk Dennis Sant has announced the initiation of a free trigger lock program available to pistol permit licensees in an effort to promote safer and more responsible handgun ownership in Putnam County. More...

Lions Club Set To Help Area’s Needy

Holiday preparations are underway to express sharing and love in the Philipstown Community through the Cold Spring Lions Club Christmas Baskets and Childrens More...

Sheriff’s Pipe Band Recruiting New Members

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports that the Putnam County Sheriff More...

Nondenominational Chapel Dedicated At Putnam Hospital

Members of the family of the late Gilberto Rojas, MD, gathered on the occasion of the recent dedication of Putnam Hospital Center's new nondenominational chapel honoring the general surgeon. More...

HV Hospital Presents Life-Saving Defibrillator to Local Police Department

On October 29, Hudson Valley Hospital Center presented a portable defibrillator to the Westchester County Police Department. More...

Local Jeweler Marries Gem

Samuel Olin of Cold Spring, NY married Lawanda Kharshiing of Shillong, India, on the nineteenth of September, 2002, at "Capriccio's" in Brewster. Sam and Lawanda have taken up residence in Cold Spring. More...

Danbury Newspaper Carrier Killed In Early Morning Accident

Lack of proper seat belt restraint attributed to fatality

A one-person fatal motor vehicle accident on Route 311 in the Town of Patterson on November 24th has killed a newspaper carrier in Patterson. More...

Talk of the town

What a kickoff to the winter holiday season, the hills are covered with white, getting everyone in a festive mood. If that More...

Cold Spring Fire Company Annual Appeal Off To Good Start

The Cold Spring Fire Company No. 1 would like to recognize the following for contributing to their annual appeal. To date, the total stands at $7,785. More...

Garden Club Plans Holiday Party

The Highland Garden Club will meet at the Julia Butterfield Library on Tuesday, December 10th at 1 pm. This is the Club More...

Putnam Hospital Offers Free Blood Pressure Screening Dec. 19

Putnam Hospital Center will offer free blood pressure screening, open to the public, on Thursday, December 19, from 1 to 3 pm. The screening will be held in the main lobby of the hospital, located at 670 Stoneleigh Avenue in Carmel. More...

Hope For Youth Foundation Donates $10,000

The Hope for Youth Foundation recently contributed $10,000 to Friends of Karen, dedicated to providing financial, emotional, and advocacy support for children with catastrophic illnesses. More...

Chip Place Honored For Service To Profession And Community

Charles H. Place, Esq. AIA of Cold Spring has recently received two honors related to his professional and community service. The Westchester Mid-Hudson Chapter of the American Institute of Architects has selected Mr. More...

Yonkers Woman Injured In Putnam Valley Car Crash

Putnam County Sheriff Smith reports that a Yonkers woman was injured in an automobile accident in the Town of Putnam Valley on November 24, 2002. Ms. Diane M. More...

Sheriff’s Cadets Begin Holiday Toy Drive

The Putnam County Sheriff More...

Thieves Use Tree-Cutting Scam As Diversion During Burglary

Sheriff warns residents to be on guard against ploy

County Sheriff Smith warns Putnam County residents to be on the lookout for burglars posing as tree cutters. More...

9th Annual City Of Poughkeepsie Celebration Of Lights Parade & Fireworks

On Friday, December 6th at 6:30 pm, the City of Poughkeepsie, in conjunction with the Bardavon, and the Poughkeepsie River District Business Association, will kick off this year More...

Friars of the Atonement-Graymoor Exhibit Creche

In celebration of the birth of Jesus, , the Franciscan Friars of the Atonement will be exhibiting an international collection of creches in the Graymoor Spiritual Life Center from Sunday, December 15th through Sunday, January 12th - the Feast of His More...

Cat Sanctuary To Hold Open House

On Saturday, December 14th, Mid Hudson Animal Aid will be hosting a Christmas Open House and Adoption Day from 12 noon till 5 pm at our Cat Sanctuary. More...

Governor, Pace University Launch Pace Academy For The Environment

John Cronin Named Director

At a November 19 news conference on the grounds of historic Philipsburg Manor, Governor George E. Pataki and Pace University President David A. More...

Highway Department Installs Another Dry Hydrant

Chief John Van Tassel wishes to announce that a dry hydrant has been installed and tested at the northern end of the Philipstown North Highlands Fire District at Wiccopee Woods (aka Virginia Estates). More...

Friends Of St. Philip’s Announce Raffle Winners

The Friends of St. Philip More...

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