January 22, 2003 RSS feed / Front Page

Hudson River Forming Ice Like In The "Old Days"

Many long time residents of the valley have always spoken about how the river doesn More...

PV Residents Coalition Reports Results of 4,000 Person Survey and Moratorium Demands

The Putnam Valley Residents Coalition Inc. (PVRC) has been making their presence known to the Putnam Valley Town Board. More...

Garrison Students Present Anti-Smoking Commercials

Board discusses Capuchin and O

The January 15 meeting of the Garrison Union Free School District More...

Citizens to Advise Putnam Valley Board of Ed on Budget

Board accepts two donations at regular meeting

The Citizens More...

 

Arts and Entertainment

Steve Powers Of WQXR To Perform At The Desmond-Fish Library

Every weekday between 1 and 5 pm Steve Powers can be heard announcing the news on WQXR radio, 96.3 on the FM dial. More...

Valley Artists Assoc. To Show Work At Crystal Bay

A new exhibit of paintings, photographs and works in other media by the Valley Artists Association will be on view at the Crystal Bay Restaurant and Gallery from February 16 to April 9. More...

YCP Theaterworks Announces Auditions For The Diary Of Anne Frank

Sally R. More...

Births

Birth Announcements

Amy Lillian Albertson

A daughter, Amy Lillian Albertson, was born on January 11, 2003 at Hudson Valley Hospital Center in Cortlandt Manor to parents Denise and Keith Albertson of Garrison. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Edna E. Purdy

Edna E. Purdy, a life long area resident, died on Thursday January 16, 2003 at Putnam Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Kent, NY. Born in Cold Spring on August 15, 1910 she was the daughter of the Late Edward and Etta (Purdy) Collard. More...

Briefly Noted

BOCES’ JASON Project Family Day To Explore California Coastal Islands

Get up close and personal with the unique ecosystem off the California coast. Travel with Westlake Middle School More...

Workshop On Enjoying and Feeding Winter Birds At Constitution Marsh

Have you often wondered what More...

How To Order IRS Forms And Publications

The Internal Revenue Service has many forms and free publications on a wide variety of topics to help you understand and meet tax filing requirements. More...

Fight Over Mountain Trace Project Continues At Planning Board Public Hearing

Tim Miller withdraws involvement amid criticism

The Philipstown Planning Board More...

Special Meeting Called by County Legislature on Indian Point

Lawmen to keep Bondi from certifying evacuation plan

The Putnam County Legislature has called a special meeting this Wednesday, January 22, in order to take action with regard to the Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant in Buchanan. More...

Cold Spring Mayor Rebuts OSI Letter

Snow problems, Foodtown also discussed at Village

At the first monthly meeting of the Cold Spring Village Board on January 14, Mayor Anthony Phillips voiced concerns about the Open Space Institute More...

State Police Seeking Help With Robbery In Fishkill

The State Police at Wappingers are investigating an armed robbery of the Cracker Barrel Restaurant on Route 9 in the Town of Fishkill that occurred on January 16, 2003 at approximately 9:40 pm. More...

Stricter Pedestrian Crosswalk Law Now In Effect

Motorists required to yield to pedestrians in un-signaled crosswalks

A new state law took effect on Sunday, January 19th, that requires motorists to yield the right-of-way to pedestrians crossing any portion of a roadway crosswalk where a traffic signal is not present or operating. More...

Putnam Valley Town Board Begins Year With Recognition Of Past, Makes Plans For Future

The first Putnam Valley Town Board meeting of the New Year, held on January 15, started with a remembrance of the past. Former councilman D. Singer and his family have lived in Putnam Valley for many years, as did Ensign Gilbert C. More...

Focus on Philipstown

Schools

Haldane Leo Club Serves The Community

The Haldane High School LEO Club, the student version of the Lions Club, served a holiday dinner at St. Mary More...

Goldman And Hess On SUNY Cortland Dean’s List

Lindsay Brooke Goldman of Putnam Valley and Stacey Lynn Hess of Putnam Valley were named to the Fall 2002 Dean More...

Kathleen Dodge On Dean’s List At York College

Kathleen Dodge of Garrison has been named to the Dean More...

Letters to the Editor

Standing Room Only At The Public Hearing

Editor,

On the 16th of January I attended my first Planning Board hearing. The subject was the Mountain Trace subdivision in Garrison. A bad decision on this matter could have a shocking impact on this town. More...

New Danger

We all have known the Indian Point evacuation plan is unworkable. Supervisor Mazzuca mentioned concerns about the plan seven months ago and clearly stated in November that it wouldn More...

Eliminating O’Neill School Option Will Be Disastrous For Garrison

To The Editor,

I am writing in reference to talk of eliminating O More...

Sports News

Underclassmen Lift Haldane to Three Straight

In last week More...

Philipstown Recreation Co-Ed Youth Basketball Highlites

7th & 8th Grade Division

Gregorio Contracting (Coach - Bill Tom) defeated Tri -X Transport (Coach - Bruce Campbell) with a score of 53 -26. More...

25th Annual Tappan Zee Sports 10K Run To Be Held March 30

The Tappan Zee Sports Booster Club is sponsoring their 25th Annual Tappan Zee Sports 10K Run on Sunday, March 30 at 10 am. The race will begin and end at the Tappan Zee High School, Dutch Hill Rd. in Orangeburg, NY. More...

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