March 19, 2003 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

AARP Driving Course Offered In Cold Spring

The AARP 55/Alive / Mature Driving Program will be held at the VFW hall on Kemble Ave on Thursday April 17th and Friday April 18th, four hours each day starting at 10 am. More...

Putnam Hospital Center To Offer Free Breastfeeding Class March 29th

On Saturday, March 29, from 12:45 to 2 pm, Putnam Hospital Center More...

Putnam Hospital Center Will Offer Free Pets and the Newborn Class March 29th

On Saturday, March 29, from 2:15 to 3:15 pm, Putnam Hospital Center More...

Putnam Hospital’s Baby Boot Camp To Focus on Basic Newborn Care Issues

On Saturday, March 29, from 10:45 am to 12:15 pm, Putnam Hospital Center More...

Helen Hayes Hospital To Offer Programs On Brain Injury

The Transitional Rehabilitation Center of Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw is hosting a series of educational programs entitled "Issues in Brain Injury Rehabilitation and Recovery. More...

Reptile Expo Scheduled For April 13 In White Plains

Reptiles as pets will be the focus of the NY Metro Reptile Expo at the Westchester County Center in White Plains on Sunday, April 13 from 10 am to 4 pm. More...

Cold Spring Dentist Raises Funds for Kids with Autism

Dr. Joseph Pirraglia, who practices dentistry in Cold Spring, will be conducting a find-raiser during April to benefit the educational needs of children with autism in the lower Hudson Valley and NYC area. More...

Defensive Driving Workshops At Beacon Library

The Howland Public Library in Beacon has announced that there will be a 6-hour defensive driving workshop on Saturday, April 5, from 10 am to 4 pm in the Community Room at the library. More...

Howland Library Offers AARP Tax Help

AARPTax-Aid, the free, volunteer-run tax preparation service for middle-and-low-income taxpayers, with special attention to those age 60 and older, is administered through the AARP Foundation. More...

Support Connection To Host "Focus On Family: Handling Stress & Anxiety"

Support Connection, a not-for-profit organization in Yorktown Heights offering free support services to people affected by breast and ovarian cancer will host an evening program entitled "Focus On Family: Handling Stress & Anxiety" on M More...

Teens Charged In Theft Of Road Sign in Putnam Valley

Two teenagers, one from Westchester and the other from Putnam, have been arrested in connection with the theft of a traffic sign in Putnam Valley. More...

Investigation By Sheriff’s Office And Carmel Police Nets Five Mahopac Residents On Drug Charges

Town of Carmel Police Chief Michael Johnson and Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith report that a three-month-long, joint investigation by the two agencies resulted in the arrests of five people on Wednesday, March 12, 2003. More...

PARC Plans Athletic Fund Raisers

May 3, 2003 is the date of Putnam ARC More...

Franciscan Friars To Host Faith & Prayer Retreat With Donald Spoto

Renowned writer, Donald Spoto, will be leading a retreat on Faith & Prayer: What does it mean to believe? What does it mean to pray? from Friday, May 9th through Sunday, May 11th at the Graymoor Spiritual Life Center in Garrison. More...

Six Nursing Homes Agree To Revise Admission Policies

Attorney General Eliot Spitzer recently announced agreements with six nursing homes to clarify admissions policies and strengthen consumer protections for residents and their families. More...

Annual Audubon Dinner to Feature Wildlife Pathologist

Dr. Ward Stone, Wildlife Pathologist for New York State More...

Bruce Jennings Named to the Huntington’s Disease Society Sub-Committee

The Huntington More...

Grant Writing Workshop Offered By BOCES

On April 9, Caren Fairweather, grant writing expert, will present "10 Questions Every Grant Proposal Must Answer: A Wholistic Approach to Program Planning and Grant Writing. More...

Philipstown Reform Synagogue Celebrates First Service

One hundred and fifty people participated in Philipstown Reform Synagogue More...

Hospital’s Sibling Class To Provide Helpful Hints to Big Brothers and Sisters

On Saturday, March 29, from 8:30 to 9:15 am, Putnam Hospital Center More...

Changes in Childcare Focus of Putnam Hospital Center’s March Grandparenting Class

On Saturday, March 29, from 9:15 to 10:15 am, Putnam Hospital Center More...

Putnam Valley YMCA/Camp Combe Under New Leadership

New Branch Executive took the helm in January

The YMCA of Central & Northern Westchester recently announced the appointment of Thad Gifford-Smith to the position of Branch Executive at its Putnam Valley YMCA/Camp Combe Branch. More...

Highland Garden Club To Meet March 25

The Highland Garden Club will meet at the Julia Butterfield Library on Tuesday, March 25th at 1 pm. The program will include a talk by Charles Lyle, Director of Boscobel Restoration, on "Style in the Federal Period." More...

County To Hold Work Session On Planning For Mental Retardation and Disabilities Services

Putnam County Executive Bondi has announced a "Morning with your Legislators" on Saturday, March 22, from 8 am until noon at UCP, Robin Hill Corporate Park in Patterson followed by a work session for the 2003-2004 Local Government Plan for More...

CYO Camp To Hold Open House

CYO JV Mara Camps has scheduled an open house on Saturday, March 22 from 11 am until 2 pm. This will include a tour of the facilities, a preview of the summer camp programs, and early registration for Summer Camp, 2003. More...

Mondays in March Series At St. Philip’s Continues with Historical Perspective

Nancy Berlinger, Deputy Director and Associate for Religious Studies at the Hastings Center in Garrison will be speaking next Monday evening as part of the ongoing More...

2003 Holy Week And Easter Activities At Graymoor

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Drew Methodist Church Thrift Shop Opens For 50th Season

Drew Methodist Church Thrift Shop will open its 50th season of community service April 1st. Their shelves and racks are stocked with reasonably priced, used clothing for the entire family with many other household items. More...

Girl Scout Sock-Hop Really Rocked

Over 70 local Girl Scouts from Cold Spring and Garrison and their dads spent Sunday afternoon "rockin More...

Student Trail Steward Sought For Bannerman Island

The Bannerman Castle Trust, a not-for-profit "Friends" organization working with the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation to stabilize and preserve Bannerman Castle on Pollepel Island is seeking motivated ind More...

Talk of the Town

Well, it seems everyone is not talking about the snow anymore! Too bad we couldn More...

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