March 12, 2003 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Festival Of Purim Celebrated At Beacon Hebrew Alliance

The Beacon Hebrew Alliance will be celebrating the festival of Purim on Sunday, March 16 and Monday, March 17. More...

Taconic Postcard Club To Meet March 25

The Taconic Postcard Club will present "Our Towns On Postcards, Then And Now" by Robert Reilly when they next meet on March 25th at the Yorktown Museum at the Yorktown Community & Cultural Center. More...

Learn About Putnam County Demographic Trends

An overview of Putnam County More...

PHC’s Better Breathers Club To Resume Monthly Meetings in March

Putnam Hospital Center More...

PHC’s Mammography Services Awarded Three-Year Re-accreditation

Putnam Hospital Center More...

Saint Patrick’s Day Celebration For People With Memory Loss

The Alzheimer More...

National MS Society Offers T’ai Chi Classes In Putnam

The Southern New York Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society will offer classes in t More...

Curves Sponsors 5th Annual Food Drive

Curves, 30-Minute Fitness and Weight Loss Centers in various locations will be joining the Curves International Inc. "Food For Friends" food drive to benefit local food banks. More...

WHUD Holding 8th Annual Kids Fair

Nine years ago it was only an idea. Last year 10,000 people attended. Now, preparations are underway for the 8th Annual Kids Fair - the largest one day event of its kind in the area. More...

Putnam Valley High School Student Charged With Making Computer Threat To Principal

A Putnam Valley High School student has been arrested for allegedly sending two threatening e-mail messages to the PVHS principal. The student, a 16-year-old male, is charged with two counts of aggravated harassment, which is a criminal offense. More...

Director Of New Garrison Institute To Speak At St. Philip’s

The next event in St. Phillip More...

Drivers, Children Escape Injury In A Head-On Crash In Putnam Valley

The Putnam County Sheriff reports that two women and three young children all emerged unscathed from a two-car, head-on collision in Putnam Valley on Saturday morning, March 1, 2003. More...

Putnam County Land Trust To Hold Benefit Dinner and Auction

The annual Putnam County Land Trust (PCLT) Benefit Dinner and Auction is a celebration of our unique landscape and the natural treasures that abound our County. More...

Governor Announces Financial Education Clearinghouse Website

Governor Pataki has announced the creation of a web site that will bring financial education information to all New Yorkers. More...

Talk of the Town

Drug World Pharmacy has opened its doors in the Shopping Center in Cold Spring! Stop by and check it out. Can the Food Town Supermarket opening be far behind? More...

Family Programs At Desmond-Fish During March

Several programs for the whole family are scheduled at the Desmond-Fish Library in March. On Saturday March 15, at 2 p.m. there will be a St Patrick More...

Village of Cold Spring Police Holding Safety Seat Check

The Village of Cold Spring Police will hold a Safety Seat checkpoint on April 19th between the hours of 10 am and 2 pm at the Village of Cold Spring Highway Garage. More...

River Camp for Jr. High Students Offered in Cold Spring

Building Bridges, Building Boats in association with Philipstown Recreation and in cooperation with the Cold Spring Boat Club will offer a River Camp for students entering grades 7-9. More...

Seaman Crecco Graduates From Naval Tech Training

Navy Seaman Recruit Joseph J. Crecco, son of Diane M. Crecco of Putnam Valley, N. Y., recently graduated from the Communications Signals Collection and Processing Course at Naval Technical Training Center Corry Station, Pensacola, Fla. More...

Don’t Be Taken In By Tax Scams

The IRS reminds taxpayers not to fall victim to a variety of tax scams. These schemes take several shapes, ranging from promises of special tax refunds to illegal ways of "untaxing" yourself. More...

Coin Collectors To Meet March 18th

The Croton River Numismatic Society of Carmel (a coin club) will hold its next meeting on Tuesday, March 18, 2003 in the Guideposts cafeteria located on Seminary Hill Road in Carmel at 8 pm. More...

Seaman Kevin Watkins Deployed For Homeland Security

Seaman Kevin Watkins, of the United States Coast Guard and son of Gary and Patricia Watkins of Nelsonville, has been deployed in the mission of Homeland Security. More...

Governor Announces Revisions To Empire Development Zone

Beacon waterfront project to benefit from changes

Governor Pataki has announced revisions to the boundaries of the Poughkeepsie/Dutchess Empire Zone that will allow 18 businesses to move forward with more than $87 million in investment and expansion to create and retain more than 900 new jobs. More...

Spring Equinox Celebration Planned

The spring equinox will be celebrated at a stone chamber carefully aligned with the sunrise on Saturday, March 22, meeting at 5:30 am at the gated end of Whangtown Road which is off Farmers Mills Road. More...

Mahopac Engineer Convicted Of Fraud

Putnam District Attorney Kevin L. Wright has announced the fraud conviction, jail sentence and restitution of approximately $10,000 to his homeowner-victims for licensed professional engineer, Roy Fredriksen. More...

Police Report

Cold Spring - On Tuesday March 4, 2003 at about 11:35 pm, Cold Spring Police Officer Andrew Kristan stopped a red pickup truck in the parking lot of the Sunoco on Route 9D at the intersection of Route 301 after the vehicle was observed driving throug More...

Alcohol And Substance Abuse Forum Rescheduled

The Haldane Central School District and The Haldane Parent Teacher Association invite all community members to the special community forum, Alcohol and Substance Abuse: A Philipstown Community Challenge, that is rescheduled due to bad weather, for Ma More...

Katharine McLoughlin Appointed New Executive Director at Land Trust

The Hudson Highlands Land Trust (HHLT) has appointed its first full-time Executive Director, Katharine McLoughlin. Board President, Christopher Davis offered praise for both Ms McLoughlin and her predecessor, Susan Bates. More...

Druids In The Hudson Valley? Lecture In Fishkill To Shed Light

"Were There Druids in the Hudson Valley?" is the topic of a lecture by Chip Marks of Garrison. More...

Senior Menu

Cold Spring Friendship Center

Thursday - Hidden Chicken w/barley, carrots, pears. More...

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