January 1, 2003 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Holiday Weekend Efforts Save Lives

New York State Police Superintendent James W. McMahon recently announced that enhanced enforcement efforts over the December 20 - 22, 2002 weekend were successful in preventing loss of life on New York More...

Stolen Car Investigation Leads To Arrest Of 16-Year Old Patterson Resident

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the arrest of a 16 year old Patterson youth following a month long investigation into the theft of a motor vehicle from a Putnam Lake residence. More...

Central Hudson Implements Annual Essential Services Program

Mid-Hudson Valley residents whose utility accounts are past due will not have their electric service disconnected this winter under the annual "Essential Services" Program of Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation. More...

Disturbance At Southeast Nightspot Leads To Arrest Of 6

Putnam County Sheriff Donald S. Smith reports the arrest of 6 individuals following an early morning disturbance at a Town of Southeast nightspot. On December 22, 2002 at about 2:45 am, members of the Sheriff More...

Electrical Workers To Recruit Apprentices

The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local 363, will conduct recruitment from January 2 through June 30 for 10 apprentices, State Labor Commissioner Linda Angello recently announced. More...

Dr. Evan Goldfisher To Speak At Prostate Cancer Support Program

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, held January 2, 2003 at 6 pm, in the Central Hudson Auditorium, Poughkeeps More...

Putnam Hospital’s Free January Sibling Class To Provide Helpful Hints

On Saturday, January 18, 2003, from 8:30 to 9:15 am, Putnam Hospital Center More...

Report Shows How Fundraisers Profit From Charitable Giving

Spitzer Urges Donors to Make Informed Decisions with Charitable Dollars

Attorney General Eliot Spitzer recently released a report highlighting the costs incurred by non-profit organizations that engage telemarketers to solicit charitable contributions from New Yorkers. More...

Public Comment On Tappan Zee Bridge Options Welcomed At Scheduled Meetings

Public Meetings Planned For January, More Info Available on Study Website

The New York State Thruway Authority and the MTA Metro-North Railroad recently announced that the Notice of Intent (NOI) to prepare an Alternatives Analysis (AA) and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for the Tappan Zee Bridge/1-287 Enviro More...

Talk of the Town

We got our Christmas snow storm! As was predicted by our staff, it was a "monster storm," but we managed to "weather" it quite well. More...

Brewster Man Charged With Possessing Stolen Check

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the arrest of a Brewster man following an investigation by the Sheriff More...

New Fairfield Man Charged With Possessing Marihuana

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith announces the arrest of a 19-year old New Fairfield Connecticut man for possession of Marihuana after he was found in a Putnam County memorial park after normal park hours. More...

One Injured In Car Vs. School Bus Accident

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports a car vs. school bus accident in which the operator of the car sustained minor injuries. More...

Putnam Hospital Center Will Offer Pets And The Newborn Class January 18th

On Saturday, January 18, 2003, from 2:15 to 3:15 pm, Putnam Hospital Center More...

Hope For Youth Foundation Donates $3000

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Get Tax Smart In 2003: It’s All About Planning

For the smart consumer, tax planning is a year-round event, and there is no better time than now to start work on your 2003 tax strategy, advises the New York Society for CPAs. More...

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