May 7, 2003 RSS feed / Front Page

Revised Shcool Budget Hearing and Registration Dates

Revised Dates for the Haldane School District are:
Budget Hearing - Tuesday, May 20, 7:30 pm

Registration - Wednesday, May 28, between 4 pm and 8 pm. More...

Putnam Valley Begins Revaluation Education

The Town of Putnam Valley has begun a project to revalue all of its properties at full market value and is scheduled to complete the project for the May 1, 2004 Tentative Assessment Roll. More...

Putnam Valley Moratorium Extended For 180 Days

In less than twenty minutes, and before a handful of residents, the Putnam Valley Town Board held a Moratorium Public Hearing on April 30, 2003 and adopted a Local Law to extending a temporary moratorium banning "certain development activity&quo More...

Marilyn Palefsky Running For Re-Election To Garrison School Board

"I, Marilyn Palefsky, am announcing my candidacy for re-election to the Garrison School Board of Education. Determined to see through the projects, plans and initiatives developed during my service on the board, I want to extend my time. More...

Putnam Valley High School TheatreWorks Presents "Children of Eden"

Putnam Valley High School More...

Schools

3rd Quarter Haldane JH/HS Honor Rolls

Principal

12th Grade - Crystal Forget, Brandon Juby, Jenai Downer, Eugene Kelly, Casey Kohut and Terence Zaleski. More...

Jung Inducted Into WBI Honor Society

On Thursday, April 24, Michelle Jung of Garrison was inducted into the National Alpha Beta Kappa Honor Society at The Westchester Business Institute. More...

PVHS Students Garner Awards at Putnam Art Show

The Putnam Arts Council More...

Births

Sabrina Lily Costantini

A daughter, Sabrina Lily, was born on April 20, 2003 at Hudson Valley Hospital Center to parents Mary Louise and Carlo Costantini of Garrison. More...

Grace Isabella Moretti

A daughter, Grace Isabella, was born on April 26, 2003 at Hudson Valley Hospital Center to parents Jesse and Louis Moretti of Peekskill. More...

Kyrie Grace Ferraro

A daughter, Kyrie Grace, was born on April 21, 2003 at Hudson Valley Hospital Center to parents Christine and Joseph Ferraro of Putnam Valley. More...

Sports News

Putnam Valley Parks And Recreation Upcoming Events

Defensive Driving Classes - will be held on the first Saturday of the month with the next class on June 3rd. This is a 6-hour course certified by the NYS Dept. More...

Haldane Varsity Lacrosse Team Keeps Competitive

In just its second season as a varsity program, the Lacrosse team is making headway towards becoming a solid contender in the race for a sectional title. More...

PV’s McNamara Throws No Hitter

The Tigers snapped out of their 5 game losing streak in stunning fashion on April 28th with a no hitter from starting pitcher Katie McNamara. More...

Legislature Revisits Home Health Aide Shortage

Change of heart comes too late for County Executive

"One of my favorite definitions of a fool is an individual who, when given new information, refuses to consider it or to change his mind," said Legislator Sam Oliverio, Jr. More...

Galef Schedules Senior Forum On Health Care, Senior Scams

State Assemblywoman Sandy Galef will hold a public forum for seniors to discuss issues with Medicare, prescription drug benefits, arthritis treatment, nursing home evaluation, and scams aimed at seniors. More...

Authorities Seeking Help In Putnam Valley Home Invasion/Robbery

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports that his office is investigating a home invasion and robbery that occurred in the Town of Putnam Valley on Thursday, April 24, 2003. More...

Del Campo Takes Deputy County Executive Post

Carmel top spot may be left for voters to fill in November

A new but not unfamiliar face joined County government last week. County Executive Robert Bondi announced two weeks ago that he had filled the County More...

State Legislature Postpones School Board Vote Two Weeks

Local boards scramble to meet requirements for June 3

With material printed and notices posted, local school boards are now scrambling to meet the requirements for an election that will take place two weeks later. More...

Town Moves Forward On Development Plans For Philipstown Industrial Park

Board also considers changes to zoning laws at monthly meeting

The Philipstown Town Board took a few more steps toward developing the Quarry Pond Road site at their May 1 monthly meeting. More...

Frances DiSarro Announces Candidacy For Garrison School Board

"My name is Frances DiSarro and I am running for the Garrison School Board. My husband Tony and I have had a home in Garrison since 1999. We have two children, Philip (4) and Caroline (2). More...

Letters to the Editor

Just Plain Discouraged – Urges All To Attend BOE Meetings

The same issue of the Putnam County News reports a 9.1% tax increase in Garrison Schools and that the 8th grade graduation committee finds the ten million dollar gym useless. More...

Philipstown Community Spring Blood Drive - Friday, May 16

Fortunately, the Iraq War was brief, coalition forces experienced minimal casualties; and our military did not need to supplement its own blood resources thru the NY Blood Center. More...

Acts Of Kindness Will Not Be Forgotten

Dear Editor,

I wanted to write and praise two very special people who performed a good deed. Just when I thought the world was short handed on acts of kindness and heroes, two come along right here in our own home town. More...

Briefly Noted

Tamagna Meets With Whitman To Receive Grant For Estuary Program

Putnam County Legislator Vincent Tamagna was on hand with a coalition of conservation activists, including the Director of the New York City Soil & Water Conservation District, Eugenia Flatow, on Tuesday, April 22, 2003 to receive a $5,000 grant More...

Poughkeepsie Day School Summer Camp Holds Open House

Poughkeepsie Day School More...

PV Garden Club Sets Annual Sale for May 17

The Putnam Valley Garden Club will be selling locally grown annuals and perennials on Saturday, May 17th from 10 am to 4 pm at the Annual Spring Fair and Book Sale being held at the Putnam Valley Library, 30 Oscawana Lake Road, Putnam Valley. More...

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