August 27, 2003 RSS feed / Front Page

It’s All About the Kids - CYO Little Heroes Camp Eases the Pain of Children of 9/11 Victims

Nestled in the hills of Putnam Valley, just off Peekskill Hollow Road, is a place called the "CYO, J.V. Mara Camps. More...

Community Picnic Sept 21 to Honor Philipstown’s Emergency Services

Chamber event welcomes all at Surprise Lake Camp, service workers and families enter free

All are welcome to a picnic honoring Philipstown emergency service workers Sunday September 21 from noon to 5 pm at Surprise Lake Camp in Cold Spring. More...

Bill Mazzuca Announces Bid for Re-Election

Full Story

 

Schools

None this week, please check our index or search for a name with the search function. More...

Births

Michael William Lucey III

Michael William Lucey III, weighing 7 lbs 10 oz. was born August 11, 2003 at Bellevue Women More...

Liana Anne DioDati

Baby girl Liana Anne DioDati was born August 13, weighing 10 lbs. 4 oz. at Putnam Hospital Center to parents Anne O More...

Matthew James Stevenson

Brett and Sally Stevenson of Leesburg, VA, proudly announce the birth of their son, Matthew James Stevenson. Matthew was born on August 1, 2003 at Loudoun Hospital, Leesburg, VA. More...

Briefly Noted

Vincent Mazzuca Graduates from Siena College

Vincent Mazzuca, son of Bill and Chris Mazzuca of Cold Spring was awarded a Bachelor of Science Degree from Siena College, Loudonville, NY at the May 18, 2003 Commencement Exercise. More...

NY Metro Reptile Expo

Reptiles as pets will be the focus of the NY Metro Reptile Expo at the Westchester County Center in White Plains, on Sunday, September 7 from 10 am to 4 pm. More...

American Sewing Guild

The Danbury, CT Chapter of the American Sewing Guild invites you to attend our September 13, 2003 meeting, featuring Peggy Sagers. More...

County Hires New Construction Manager for Court House Project

Over budget, Kent asks County to contribute $500K to Town Center Project

Senator Vincent Leibell was among the representatives who attended the August 19 meeting of the Physical Services Committee of the Putnam County Legislature. More...

Lower Than Expected Tax Increase Approved by Board for Putnam Valley School

Additional teachers hired for school start

At last Thursday More...

Five More Birds Test Positive for West Nile Virus

The Putnam County Health Department received notification on August 25th from the New York State Department of Health that five more American Black Crows have tested positive for West Nile virus. More...

Cold Spring Village Board Tackles Budget, Property Issues

Mayor asks for help with overgrown foliage

With two members absent and few major issues before them, the Village of Cold Spring Board of Trustees ran quickly through a variety of housekeeping items at their August 12 monthly meeting. More...

Putnam Valley School Board Meets to Set Educational Goals

Late State Budgets cost district $8,000 in interest on bridge loans

At a late afternoon work session last Tuesday, August 19th, the Putnam Valley Board of Education developed a "Framework for establishing District goals" that put "Student Achievement" at the top. More...

Putnam Valley Men Arrested on Drug and Gun Charges

Two Putnam Valley men have been arrested by the Putnam County Sheriff More...

Public Notices

In observance of Labor Day, the Philipstown Town Hall will be closed on Monday, Sept. 1. The Building Dept. will be closed both August 30 and Sept. 1. More...

Focus on Philipstown

Letters to the Editor

Situations that Reveal our True Selves

I had gone onto Foodtown on August 14, 2003, Thursday at approximately 5:45 pm. We needed only water with the lights off. I didn More...

Don’t Repeat Garrison School Problems on Town Level

The local Conservative Caucus produced some dialogue that should be shared with Philipstown voters, regardless of their political affiliations. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Pamela MacDonnell

Pam MacDonnell, 83 passed away on August 23, 2003 in a hospital in Somerset, England after a brief illness. She and her husband Mark, who survives her, retired to England after selling their house in Garrison in 1970. More...

Arletta Harvey Pellerin

Arletta Pellerin, a longtime Beacon resident, entered into rest on Monday, August 25, 2003 at St. Luke More...

Sports News

Dr. Gil Rojas Memorial Golf Tournament

Mark your calendars now for Monday, September 29, 2003, when the Fifth Annual Dr. Gil Rojas Memorial Golf Tournament to benefit the Putnam Hospital Center Foundation will be held at the Mahopac Golf Club in Mahopac. More...

Franciscan Friars Holding Annual Graymoor Golf Classic

The Fourth annual Graymoor Golf Classic will take place on Monday, September 8th at the Garrison Golf Club, Route 9, Garrison. Proceeds will support the ministries of The Franciscan Friars of the Atonement. More...

Weekly Poll

Are you excited about a new Dunkin' Donuts under construction in Cold Spring?
.








The below video is sponsored by The Church on the Hill.

Reasons why people don't go to Church from from the Public Square on Vimeo.