July 23, 2003 RSS feed / Front Page

West Nile Virus Infected Bird Found in Putnam County

The Putnam County Health Department has received notification from the New York State Department of Health that a crow in Putnam County has tested positive for West Nile Virus. More...

Cold Spring Fire Company Receives Grant From Federal Government

The Cold Spring Fire Company has been awarded a grant of $43,740 from the Department of Homeland Security as part of approximately $336,176 awarded to 5 fire departments in New York in the sixth round of federal grant approvals under the Assistance t More...

Public Notice

Road construction will take place on Peekskill Hollow Road in Putnam Valley and Kent beginning on Wednesday, July 23 thru Friday, August 1. Although the road will not be closed, delays can be expected. More...

 

Schools

Emily Wood Ordway to Study Abroad

Emily Wood Ordway, a senior at SUNY Oswego will be attending James Cook University in Cairns, Australia from August to December. She will be studying Zoology and Archaeology. More...

Haldane Will Participate In Free and Reduced-Price Meal Program

July 15, Haldane School has announced that they have requested an exemption for their school breakfast program for the 2003-2004 school year. According to the school district, low participation in the program has prompted this request. More...

Putnam Valley High School 4th Q Honor Rolls Announced

High Honor Roll

8th Grade - Perri L. Berner, Jacqueline R. Cestaro, Elizabeth A. Collins, Max M. Haubold, Kayla M. Henry, Christine Marie Kemp, Katharine A. Kircher, Kyle John LaGrutta, Alyssa Linda Marie Marsico, Brianna Miller, Tommy Mitrano, Bailey O More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Mary Elizabeth Avery Work

At the age of 60 after an eight-year journey with cancer, Mary Elizabeth Avery Work passed over on Friday 18 July 2003 surrounded by her loving family at her home in Garrison. More...

Charles Edward Doyle, Jr.

Charles Edward Doyle, Jr., a lifetime area resident, died on Sunday July 20, 2003. He was eighty-three years old. Mr. Doyle was born on July 2,1920, the son of Charles E. More...

Briefly Noted

Orange County Chamber of Commerce to Host Workshop with Congresswoman Kelly

Congresswoman Sue Kelly, in conjunction with the Orange County Chamber of Commerce, will host a workshop on Tuesday, August 5. The event will be held from 1 to 2:30 pm at the Monroe Senior Center, 101 Mine Road, Monroe. More...

The Mount Gulian Story: Patriot vs. Loyalist

Mount Gulian Historic Site, Fishkill, presents Part II of a three part lecture series that will unfold the layers of history of Mount Gulian and the Verplanck family. The lecture will be held on Sunday, August 3rd at 1:30 pm. More...

Putnam County Needs Election Inspectors

The Putnam County Board of Elections is looking for Poll workers to work on Primary Day, September 9. Workers are needed from 5:30 am until after the polls close at 9 pm. More...

Stan Freilich Elected as New President of Garrison School Board

The Garrison Union Free School District Board of Education held their annual reorganization meeting on July 1, at which they elected officers, approved annual appointments and adopted policies for the 2003-04 academic year. More...

Cupcake Island Claims Another "Big One"

On Sunday, July 27th, as the tide was running high, "The Lotus" ran afoul of the "Cupcake" off of Downey More...

Putnam County Children’s Committee Awards Scholarships

The Putnam County Children More...

Southeastern Teen Charged In Stabbing

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B Smith reports the arrest of a 16 year old Town of Southeast youth following a stabbing on Main Street in the Village of Brewster. More...

Focus on Philipstown

Letters to the Editor

We Need To Change Before We Can Experience Harmony With Nature

Letter

More must now be done than try to simply survive the wastes and neglects of our semi-civilization: Reducing now our released gases swelling our seas and storms and ending our now ever-growing spew into oceanic, sea-sawing swill. More...

Do The Citizens Of PV Have to Sue to Enforce the Building Moratorium?

(Reprinted at the request of the author)
Dear Mr. Zarcone: (Chair, Putnam Valley Planning Board)

I am writing to you to protest the Planning Board More...

Why is Haldane Silent on James Pond?

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Births

Samantha Helen Casey

Samantha Helen Casey was born to Alison Casey and Tom Casey of Cold Spring on the 19th of June at Hudson Valley Hospital Center. Her maternal grandmother is Joanne Martin of Danbury, CT. More...

Lucas Paul Aasen & Jacob Tyler Aasen

Lucas Paul Aasen and Jacob Tyler Aasen, identical twin boys, were born on March 21, 2003 at Gwinnett Medical Center in Lawrenceville, Georgia to parents Terri-Anne Aasen (formerly of Cold Spring) and Ryan C. More...

Weekly Poll

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