March 5, 2003 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Clearwater Great Hudson River Revival Festival Seeks Volunteers

April 28 is deadline for priority consideration

Clearwater annual Music and Environmental Festival at Croton Point Park in Westchester, New York is looking for 900 individuals to volunteer their time, energy and talent to help support "The Festival that Saved a River. More...

Girl Scouts Skate At West Point

On Monday, January 19th, the Girls Scouts of The Hudson Highlands enjoyed a day of ice skating at West Point More...

Learn More About Local Organic Farming

On Friday, March 14th at 7:30 pm, Alton Earnhart, Board Member of NOFA (the Northeast Organic Farm Association) will be the guest speaker at the Stony Kill Foundation More...

Local Group Travels To NYC For Peace March

Seventy-five people left the Cold Spring Train Station to go to the Peace March in New York on February 15th. The Philipstown group is having a weekly peace vigil at the corner of 9D and Main Street from 5:30 to 6:30 every Wednesday. More...

Putnam County Land Trust Plans Busy March 9

On Sunday, March 9th, the Putnam County Land Trust will hold two events, one a program on Raptors for Children and Parents and the other will be the annual meeting of the Trust. More...

Rep. Kelly Announces Fire Grant Seminars for Local Fire Departments

Forums will help local fire officials obtain federal funding

U.S. Rep. Sue Kelly announced on February 28th that federal officials will conduct a series of seminars throughout the Hudson Valley to help local fire departments apply for federal funding through FEMA More...

Support Connection To Host "Spring Cleaning: Body, Heart And Home"

Support Connection, a not-for-profit organization offering free support services to people affected by breast and ovarian cancer will host an evening program entitled "Spring Cleaning: Body, Heart and Home" on Tuesday, March 18th at 7 pm in More...

Sheriff Investigating Possible Chimney Sweep Scam

Putnam County Sheriff Smith is warning residents to be aware of a possible home contracting scam afoot in the County. The Sheriff More...

Nelsonville Planning Board To Hold Special Meeting

The Nelsonville Planning Board will hold a special meeting at the Village Offices, 258 Main Street, on Thursday, March 13th, 8pm. More...

Cold Spring Leo Club Serves Seniors

The Cold Spring Lion More...

Seminar, "Creative Ways, Of Caring For Individuals With Alzheimer’s, A Community Effort." To Be Held

On Saturday, March 29th at the Putnam Hospital Center Stoneleigh Ave. in Carmel a seminar sponsored by the Alzheimer More...

PV Pine Wood Derby To Be Held March 21st

Putnam Valley Cub Scouts Pack 53, held a Pine Wood Derby workshop on Saturday March 1, 2003. Members of the pack prepared their vehicles for the Pine Wood Derby race being held on Friday, March 21, 2003, at the Putnam Valley Elementary School. More...

Talk of the town

Joseph Larese was inadvertently omitted from the Haldane JH/SH 2nd Quarter Honor Roll. Mr. Larese is in 11th grade and made the Principal More...

Jewish War Veterans Schedule Monthly Meeting

Pvt Herman Siegal Post, #625, of the Jewish War Veterans, will hold its regularly scheduled meeting on Sunday, March 16, at Denny More...

First Home Club Series To Begin

The Putnam County Housing Corporation (PCHC) is taking reservations for a five-part Homebuyers Seminar, to be held weekly beginning in late March (time and dates to be announced). More...

Painters And Glaziers Recruit Apprentices

The Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee for Painters and Glaziers, Local 155, will conduct recruitment from March 10 through September 15 for five glazier apprentices, State Labor Commissioner Linda Angello announced recently. More...

Mental Health Association Announces Forum On Schizophrenia

The Mental Health Association in Dutchess County announces a forum for "Adults, Families, Caregivers, and Friends dealing with Schizophrenia" to be held on Friday, March 28, from 9:30 am - 11:30 am at the Mental Health Association office, 5 More...

Free White Flowering Dogwood Trees Available

Ten free white flowering dogwood trees will be given to each person who joins The National Arbor Day Foundation during March 2003. More...

Joe Plummer To Speak On "Creating a Common Ground" At St. Philips

As part of its series, "Spirituality of War; Spirituality of Peace", St. Philip More...

A Smorgasbord To Be Held At St. Mary’s On March 15

The Women of St. Mary More...

Historic Cold Spring Chapel Acquires Historic Piano

Fund established to complete purchase of Livingston Family Steinway

An 1893 Steinway grand piano once owned by the Livingstons, whose country estate was Clermont, in Germantown, New York, will find a new Hudson Valley home in the Chapel of Our Lady Restoration in Cold Spring. More...

Support Connection To Host "Update/Better Bone Health"

Support Connection, a not-for-profit organization offering free support services to people affected by breast and ovarian cancer will host an evening program entitled "Update/Better Bone Health" on Monday, March 24th at 7 pm in the Support More...

Six County Officers Honored For DWI Arrests

Putnam District Attorney Kevin L. Wright has announced the "TOP-COP-STOP Awards for 2003" for six Putnam County police officers for the most Driving While Intoxicated arrests in the past year in Putnam County on February 27th. More...

Arrests Made In Sexual Assault And Theft In Philipstown

Two men have been arrested and a third is being sought in connection with the sexual assault of a 14-year-old Philipstown girl and the theft of property from her home on February 6, 2003, according to Putnam County Sheriff Don Smith. More...

Talk of the Town

Joseph Larese was inadvertently omitted from the Haldane JK/SH 2nd Quarter Honor Roll. Mr. Larese is in 11th Grade and made the Principal More...

Parent Support Group Meeting In Cold Spring and Putnam Valley

Families In Need Of Support is now meeting in Putnam Valley and Cold Spring. Families In Need Of Support is a support group for parents of children having problems at school, at home, with friends, or with the law. More...

Senior Menu

Cold Spring Friendship Center

Thursday - Pot Roast w/Gravy, mashed potatoes, green beans, apple sauce. More...

Cold Spring Area Business Owners To Discuss Public Relations Issues

On Friday, March 14, at 9:00am, all Main Street merchants, Chamber of Commerce members, Restaurant owners, Real Estate brokers and other business owners are invited to attend a free and informal meeting to discuss the benefits of hiring a local profe More...

Weekly Poll

How extensive should parking changes be in downtown Cold Spring?




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