April 2, 2003 RSS feed / Front Page

Smallpox Vaccinations Beginning In NYS

Smallpox vaccination has begun in New York State for public health workers and health care providers who would be first to respond to a smallpox case. More...

At Least We Can All Agree On One Thing...

Yellow ribbons sprouted like spring-time flowers on Rt. 301 in Philipstown this past week, expressing the feelings held by all - the safe return of our military service people. More...

Putnam Valley’s Parks & "Re-Creation" Plan

Completion time could decrease to two years from ten

There was never a more pressing need for recreation than in these troubled times especially when you consider the word More...

Schools

PVMS National Junior Honor Society Inductions

The Putnam Valley Middle School (PVMS) chapter of the National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) inducted twenty-three new eight graders on Friday evening, March 21st at the Performing Arts Center in Putnam Valley High School. More...

PVHS Students Represented In GAC Exhibition and Putnam Arts Council Show

From Saturday, March 29 through Sunday, April 14, Garrison Art Center is holding its 2003 High School Invitational Exhibition and Installation, "Brighter! More...

Putnam Valley PTAs Spearheads Voter Registration Effort

The PTAs of the Putnam Valley School District have banded together in a united effort to encourage local voters to register and vote in the upcoming election on May 20th. More...

Births

Charles Edward Krachy IV

A son, Charles Edward Krachy IV, was born at Northern Westchester Hospital to Charles & Dawn Krachy of Beacon, NY on Feb 28, 2003 weighing 7lbs 13oz and measuring 21" long. More...

Aidan McDonald Merante

A son, Aidan McDonald Merante, was born March 7, 2003 at Phelps Memorial Hospital, Sleepy Hollow, NY, to parents Christine McDonald and Peter Merante. More...

Sports News

Philipstown Little League Opening Day April 26

Opening day for Philipstown Little League is Saturday April 26th, at 9 am, and rain date is Sunday April 27th. Cleanup weekend is April 12th and 13th. More...

Haldane Wrestling Taking To The Tournament Mats

The tournament season is upon us and our wrestlers are coming home with the medals. The 1st Annual Carmel tournament took place on March 8th. More...

March Of Dimes Announces Dates For Putnam Wonder Walk And Golden Mile

The March of Dimes announced that the Putnam County Wonder Walk will be held on Sunday, April 27th, at the Putnam Hospital Center in Carmel, and the Golden Mile will be held Thursday, May 1st, at Mahopac High School. More...

Legislature to Vote on Agricultural District

Public comes out largely in support of district

This week, the fate of Putnam County farmers More...

Putnam Valley Board of Education Hears Suggestions

Board asks administrators to further reduce possible tax levy

Parents and residents took to the microphone at last Thursday More...

Andy Revkin To Share His Musical Talents At Depot Theatre

On April 5th, at 8:30pm the Philipstown Depot Theatre will host a one-night show by Andy Revkin, a reporter by day and guitarist-songwriter by night. The show is an offbeat memoir in songs, old and original. 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...

Board Of Ed Picks New Superintendent

The Putnam Valley Board of Education announced Monday, March 31, that they have hired Gary Tutty to be the new superintendent of schools. Mr. More...

Letters to the Editor

Protesting War Doesn’t Mean You Don’t Support Troops

To the editor,

I must take issue with your caption under the picture of the protestors in the March 26th issue of P.C.N.R. More...

"Protests" Far From Harmless & Self-less Acts To End War

Editor,

The view that many "protesters" are anti-American, not just exercising their first amendment rights, may not be far from the truth. More...

GUFS Board Of Ed Should Apologize To Volunteers For Needless Inaction

The Garrison Union Free School District Board of Education should be ashamed of its indecision regarding the property tax exemption for volunteer firefighters and ambulance workers. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Philip L. Baumgarten

Philip L. Baumgarten, age 85, of Cold Spring, NY, died on Monday March 31, 2003 at Hudson Valley Hospital Center in Cortlandt Manor, NY after a long illness. More...

Briefly Noted

Public Invited For Good Friday Day Of Prayer At Peale Center

On Friday, April 18, Peale Center for Christian Living will hold its 33rd Annual Good Friday Day of Prayer, from 6 am to 6 pm. More...

Registration Begins For Summer Nature Program At Museum Of The Hudson Highlands

Imagine a program that invites youngsters to examine ancient glaciers and search for fossils, fish with nets as Native Americans did, take canoe and sloop rides, hike mountain trails and analyze animals from insets to turtles. More...

Putnam Hospital Center’s Better Breathers Club Plans April Meeting

Putnam Hospital Center More...

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