March 24, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

Putnam Valley Schools Holding 3-Day Blood Drive Next Week

The Putnam Valley Central School District is excited and proud to announce a three day blood drive extravaganza. The Putnam Valley teachers and students in all three buildings are working together to make this blood drive a success. More...

Congresswoman Kelly to Host March 29 Seminar for Local Small Businesses

U.S. Rep. Sue Kelly will host her 2nd Annual Doing Business With the Federal Government Seminar on Monday, March 29th from 10 am to noon at the Yorktown Town Hall, 363 Underhill Avenue, Yorktown Heights. More...

Philipstown Receives $5,000 Greenway Grant

Town to Create Hiking Brochure and Map

Carmella R. More...

 

Schools

Differences Day Celebration March 31 at Garrison and Haldane Schools

On Wednesday, March 31 the Garrison and Haldane Schools will again be celebrating "Differences Day," a Disability Awareness Program, which is designed to promote awareness and a better understanding of the everyday challenges faced by speci More...

Fifth Annual Spring Thaw Set for Sunday, March 28

The Fifth Annual Spring Thaw, the principal fundraiser of the Garrison Children More...

Haldane Transportation Requests Due by April 1st

Haldane Central School District wishes to announce that all requests for Private/Parochial School Transportation for the 2004/2005 school year must be received no later that April 1, 2004. More...

Births

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

Briefly Noted

Cold Spring Fire Co. No. 1 2003/2004 Appeal

The following have donated to the Cold Spring Fire Company No.1 More...

Open House for Mount Gulian’s Heritage Summer Camp 2004

Mount Gulian Historic Site invites children and parents to attend one of the Heritage Summer Camp Open Houses. More...

Drew Methodist Church Thrift Shop Opens

The Drew Methodist Church Thrift Shop will open its 51st season of community service on April 1st at 10 am.. Their shelves and racks are stocked with reasonably priced used clothing for the entire family with many other household items. More...

Garrison School Report Card Exceeds Expectations

Board hopeful lawsuit will resolve status of St. Basil More...

Water Issues Dominate St. Patrick’s Day Town Board Meeting

The Putnam Valley Town Board are working on a storm water management project, said Supervisor Carmelo Santos at the March 17 Town Board meeting. More...

Full Projected Haldane School Budget for 2004-2005 Undergoes Review

Construction blueprints displayed for upcoming project

In its March 16 meeting, the Haldane Board of Education covered a number of topics of continuing interest, many with financial ramifications to the District. More...

Putnam Valley Teenagers Rock At Valleypalooza

It was Saturday night, March 20, and there on the stage of the Putnam Valley Elementary School paraded twenty teenage rock bands to entertain an audience of over two hundred kids and adults. More...

Dutchess County Teen Faces Felony Charge After Disturbance in Philipstown

A teenager from Dutchess County was arrested on March 16th and charged with vandalizing a car in Philipstown back in January. The sixteen-year-old male from Hopewell Junction faces felony charges of Criminal Mischief in the case. More...

Leibell Bill to Protect Water Supply is Part of NYS Anti-Terror Legislation

The New York State Senate last week passed a package of anti-terrorism legislation that would give New York State the most comprehensive anti-terrorism laws in the nation. More...

Public Notice

The Nelsonville Planning Board will hold a special meeting to meet with representatives from the Haldane School District regarding James Pond on Thursday, March 25th at 8 pm at the Nelsonville Municipal Building. More...

Focus on Philipstown

Letters to the Editor

Possible Lake Valhalla Development? Same War, Different Battle

Dear Editor,

Started in the 1960 More...

Community Night Celebrated Overseas

Dear Brian and the Philipstown Community,

In the village of Cold Spring, the Fifth Annual Community Night Celebration will be in full swing on March 27, 2004. More...

The End is Near for James Pond

Dear Editor,

I would like to urge all residents of the Haldane Central School District to attend the March 25th Village of Nelsonville Planning Board meeting. Doors open at 8:00pm. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

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

Sports News

Volunteers Needed to Spend a Week Sailing on the Hudson

The Hudson River Sloop Clearwater is actively seeking volunteers to spend a week aboard a 100-foot tall ship on the Hudson this spring. If you More...

P.L.A.Y. Lacrosse Hosts Annual Pot Luck Dinner this Saturday

On Saturday March 27th at 5:30 pm, P.L.A.Y. (Philipstown Lacrosse Assoc. for Youth) will host its 5th annual Pot Luck Dinner at the Garrison Fish and Game Club. Dinner will be served promptly at 6 pm. More...

Cheerleaders Support Haldane Teams

They might not have been at the Lady Blue Devils game in Troy this year, but they were behind the team in spirit. Can you identify the members of the 1950 Haldane Cheerleaders squad? More...

Weekly Poll

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