December 25, 2002 RSS feed / Front Page

Timeline Presented at Haldane BOE Meeting for New Construction and Renovation

Presentation on Special Education given by Dr. Christine M. Casey

President Paul Kaye opened the Haldane Board of Education meeting on December 17, 2002 with a heartfelt "Thank you" to the community for the turnout on voting day. More...

Town Moves Forward On Purchase of Philipstown Industrial Park

Local Development Corporation meets to consider proposal

The Town of Philipstown moved one step closer to purchasing the Philipstown Industrial Park (PIP) at the December 18 year-end meeting for the Town Board. More...

Man Hurt After Car And Tractor Collide In Putnam Valley

A Mahopac man sustained head injuries when a tractor he was driving collided with a car on a Putnam Valley road, the Putnam County Sheriff More...

Gym Provides New Venue and Excitement For Garrison School

Water, not soda, to be advertised on scoreboard

On Wednesday, December 18, the Garrison Union Free School District More...

Sheriff’s Department Attributes Three-Car Crash In Philipstown To DWI

Putnam County Sheriff Smith reports the arrest of Todd C. Mensch of Beacon on drunk driving and other charges following a three-car accident in Philipstown on December 13, 2002. More...

 

Arts and Entertainment

Come Tour John Jay Homestead This Weekend

John Jay Homestead State Historic Site in Katonah will be open this weekend for the holidays, featuring new, period-style Christmas decorations and two special live performances. More...

January at The Museum of the Hudson Highlands

It may be cold outside, but the Museum of the Hudson Highlands has educational and exciting events planned for the month of January that take children and adults outside for a little exercise and fresh air. More...

Lawrence Of Arabia Coming To Peekskill’s Paramount

A special 40th Anniversary presentation of Lawrence Of Arabia will be shown at Peekskill More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

A. Ruth Schuman

A. Ruth Schuman, a longtime area resident, entered into rest Monday, December 16, 2002 at Putnam Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Holmes. She was 91. More...

Robert V. Paquette

Robert V. Paquette age 67 died on Saturday November 11, 2002 at his residence in Cold Spring, NY. More...

Jane McHugh

Jane McHugh, age 78, of Cold Spring, NY died on Tuesday December 17, 2002 at Hudson Valley Hospital Center Cortlandt Manor, NY. More...

Sports News

Knights Of Columbus Announce Free Throw Competition

Loretto Council, #536 is sponsoring the local level of the 2003 Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championship on Saturday, January 11th (snow date, January 18th) at 1 pm in the Haldane Central School small gym. More...

Reptile Expo Set For Jan. 11 & 12

Reptiles as pets will be the focus of the NY Metro Reptile Expo at the, Westchester County Center in White Plains, NY on Saturday and Sunday, January 11 and 12, from 10 am to 4 pm. More...

NYC DEP Asks Your Cooperation To Protect NYC Water Supply

Become a Water Watch C.O.P. (Community Outreach Program)

Calling on community residents, recreational users, hunters, fishermen, hikers and organizations to participate in a Comprehensive Community Effort To Reduce Pollution, Crime and Terrorism, DEP Commissioner Christopher 0. More...

Putnam Valley Town Board Ends Year With Marathon Meeting

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Death of Putnam Valley Student Devastates Town

Wrestling Team statement read at teammates funeral

The death last week of 13-year old Dustin Strumke struck hard at the town of Putnam Valley, and no place harder than at the high school. More...

Public Notice

Putnam Valley Town Hall will be closed on Tuesday and Wednesday, December 24 & 25 for the Christmas Holiday. Town Hall will also be closed on Tuesday, December 31 and Wednesday, January 1, 2003. More...

Public Invited To Swearing-In Ceremony For Assemblywoman Galef

State Assemblywoman Sandy Galef (90A.D.) invites the general public to attend her installation ceremony on Thursday, January 9th, 7:3O pm, at Philipstown Town Hall, 238 Main Street, Cold Spring. More...

Focus on Philipstown

Schools

Haldane Elementary Announces First Trimester Awards

Sixth Grade High Honor Roll: Greg Casement, Clea Colangelo-Trenner, Thomas DesMarais, Chloe Goldberg, Forrest Hardy, Briana Harrold, Stefan Jimenez, Conor McCann, Alessandra Scanga, Kaitlyn Shortell, and Averyann Zuvic. More...

Bald Eagles Coming To PVHS Performing Arts Center

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and The Eagle Institute are co-sponsoring a free Bald Eagle program, featuring live birds of prey, on Saturday, January 11, 2003, at the Putnam Valley High School Performing Arts Center. More...

BOCES Sponsors Assessment Workshop

Laurie Levine and Irene Ross will present "Understanding Assessment" on January 21 from 9 to 11:30 am at the Yorktown campus of Putnam/Northern Westchester Board of Cooperative Educational Services (BOCES). More...

Births

Joshua Aaron Lombardi

A son, Joshua Aaron Lombardi, was born on December 10, 2002, to parents Dia and Jonathan Lombardi of Beacon. More...

Briefly Noted

Public Invited To Swearing-In Ceremony For Assemblywoman Galef

State Assemblywoman Sandy Galef (90A.D.) invites the general public to attend her installation ceremony on Thursday, January 9th, 7:3O pm, at Philipstown Town Hall, 238 Main Street, Cold Spring. More...

Temple Beth-El Announces January events

On Saturday morning, January 4, during Shabbat services the women of the Eishet Mitzvah (Adult Bat Mitzvah) class will mark the conclusion of a year More...

Santos Announces High Speed Internet Now Available

Town of Putnam Valley Supervisor Santos recently announced that about half the homes in Putnam Valley are now able to access high-speed Internet, via Cablevision More...

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