April 7, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

Galef Announces $600K Grant for E-911

Funds to Defray Costs of New Emergency Operations Center

This week, Assemblywoman Sandy Galef, 90th AD, announced the State Legislature More...

Household Hazardous Waste and Computer/TV/Cell Phone Clean Up May 15th

Pre-registration is a must

The Putnam County Department of Health and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation are co-sponsoring a free Household Hazardous Waste and Computer/TV/Cell Phone Cleanup Day scheduled for Saturday May 15, 2004 from 9am to 1pm (rain More...

Philipstown Garden Club Offers a Summer Experience

The Philipstown Garden Club in partnership with local organizations will once again sponsor area students for summer intern positions. The internship program has been running for seven years with over 30 interns completing the program. More...

 

Schools

Haldane Language Students Immersed in Culture

On March 18, 2004 foreign language students from Haldane attended the Ninth Annual Immersion program. This program has been held at the Taconic Outdoor Education Center with chaperones and coordinators Eva Cagianese, Kathy Robb and Phillip D More...

"This Old Hat" Performed at Haldane

Patty Carver presented her one-woman show "This Old Hat" to Haldane third and fourth grade students. She portrayed famous women of history through music and dialogue. More...

Haldane Kindergarten Family Sing-Along

The Haldane Kindergarten Family Sing-Along was held on March 25th. The students delighted their families with songs that enhanced their curriculum throughout the year. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Mary C. Nobile

Mary C. Nobile, 94, a former Garrison resident of 54 years, passed away on March 30, 2004 at the Field Home-Holy Comforter Nursing Home in Yorktown Heights. More...

Sports News

Matt Pergamo Qualifies for National Championships

Matthew Pergamo, 14, an eighth grader at Haldane Junior High, competed at the Regional Championships in Men More...

County Union Employees Working Without Contract

Negotiations break down over raises and health insurance contributions

Putnam County civil service employees have been working without a contract this year, despite going to the table on eight separate occasions since November. More...

Philipstown Board Looks at Proposal to Give OSI Open Land to State

Concern expressed for tax collection on property

At their April 1 monthly meeting, the Philipstown Town Board addressed a letter from the New York State Parks Department expressing interest in nearly 800 acres of open property straddling the Philipstown/Kent border off of E. Mtn. Rd. S.. More...

Putnam Valley Supervisor On Moratorium And Chazen Study

Public input and patience are key elements, says Santos

"I think there should be patience on the part of the residents, building contractors and developers, and the community in general," said Putnam Valley Town Supervisor Carmelo Santos, speaking recently about a pending nine-month building mor More...

Philipstown Cleanup Day is Set for April 24th

The Spring 2004 Philipstown Town Wide Cleanup Day is scheduled for Saturday, April 24 at the Garrison Firehouse from 8am to 4pm. More...

Emergency Operations Exercise to be Conducted by West Point

West Point will conduct a major emergency operations exercise on Saturday, April 10, from approximately 7:30 am to 5 pm in the vicinity of Target Hill Field and the Engineer Platoon. More...

Focus on Philipstown

Letters to the Editor

Idling Cars Waste Hard-Won Petroleum

A month or so ago it was announced that down in Peekskill, drivers who left their automobiles idling unattended would be issued summonses. More...

Two Concerns Raised Over Policy at New County Golf Course

Editor,

I just thought I would write a quick note about the newly opened Putnam County owned and operated golf course, Putnam National. More...

Greens Are For Putting

A front page story on the opening of the new Putnam National Golf Club (PCN&R March 31) reports that "residents and officials will tee-off for the first time on the greens of the newly christened. More...

Births

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

Briefly Noted

State Citizen Corps Looking for Volunteers to Attend Leadership Conference on Emergency Preparedness

Special Volunteer Programs in New York State will be hosting the Second Annual New York State Citizen Corps Volunteer Leadership Conference in Albany on April 28-30, 2004. More...

Will and Estate Planning Seminar to be Held at PHC

Putnam Hospital Center will host a Will and Estate Planning Seminar, open to the public, on Thursday, April 29th, beginning at 7 pm. More...

Program on Prevention and Treatment of Golf Injuries Offered

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