April 28, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

Superintendent DiNatale Requests Postponement of Construction on New Track and Field

Haldane Board to re-advertise for bids on new building

In an unexpected move at the April 20 Haldane Board of Education meeting, Superintendent John DiNatale extended an olive branch to the opponents of the new track and field construction, suggesting that the project be postponed. More...

Dave Merandy Seeking Second Term on Haldane Board of Ed

"I am a 3rd generation Cold Springer residing at 260 Lake Surprise Rd. I am a graduate of Our Lady of Loretto School and Haldane High School and have worked in the Cold Spring/Garrison area as a general contractor for the past 28 yrs. More...

School Superitendent Tutty Meets With Town Board

Town Board creates liaison position to formalize communications with School Board

At a Town Board meeting held April 21, Putnam Valley Supervisor Carmelo Santos announced they have created a new School Board liaison position and Councilman Bob Tendy is that liaison. More...

Public Notice

The Cold Spring Water Dept. will be flushing the system beginning Sunday, May 2. The hours of flush are from 9 pm until 5 am each morning, through the completion by Friday, May 7. Residents can expect discolored water immediately following the flush. More...

Schools

Pajama Day at Haldane Raised Funds for DI

The Haldane Elementary School Student Council sponsored a Pajama Day April 16th. Students paid a dollar to participate and the $303 raised will be used to offset expenses for the Haldane Destination ImagiNation Black Team for States. More...

Haldane School Fair this Saturday

The Haldane PTA is sponsoring a School Fair on Saturday, May , from 11:30 to 4 pm on the grounds of the Butterfield Hospital. In the event of rain the Fair will be held inside the school from 2-6. More...

Haldane Elementary School Spring Concert Was Music to the Ears

The Haldane Elementary School Spring Concert was held on April 22, 2004. The Grades 3 and 4 Chorus opened the show with "Musical Choices Count" by Randy Rebold and Don Marsh. More...

Births

Justin Carmine Federico

Dawn and Robert Federico of Putnam Valley are proud parents of a son, Justin Carmine Federico, born on April 12, 2004. More...

Daniella Cataldo

Cold Spring parents Mr. and Mrs. David Cataldo proudly announce the birth of their daughter Daniella on March 27, 2004 at Vassar Brothers Hospital. Daniella weighed 7 pounds 2 ounces at birth. More...

Briefly Noted

Gardening to Attract Birds is Focus of Program at Hudson Highlands Museum

Do you wish for more color in your garden? Birds can add a splash of color and movement in your garden that changes with the time of day and year. More...

Beautiful Birds (For Beginners) Program at Museum of the Hudson Highlands

During the months of April and May, birds that we have not seen all winter return to the Hudson Valley, bringing with them their beautiful colors and unique sounds. More...

Franciscan Friars to Sponsor Music Retreat

The Franciscan Friars of the Atonement are sponsoring a one-day Hallelujah music retreat on May 15th at the Graymoor Spiritual Life Center in Garrison. More...

PV BOE Approves Tentative 2004-05 School Budget

2% Increase on an "average" house, Public to vote on spending plan May 18

In a quick, unanimous vote Tuesday, April 20, the Putnam Valley Board of Education approved a tentative $34,486,752 budget for the 2004-2005 School Year. More...

Putnam National Golf Course Off to a Good Start

County Courthouse groundbreaking expected this fall

Despite a drizzly start to the golf season, many residents turned out for the opening of the Putnam National Golf Course. More...

Planning Board Holds Public Hearing On Draft Scoping Document for Proposed New Housing Development in Putnam Valley

As required under the New York State SEQRA Regulations (State Environmental Quality Review Act) the Putnam Valley Planning Board had scheduled this past week a series of "Scoping" sessions for several major developments being proposed. More...

Garrison Board Approves Policy to Comply with the Admission of the St. Basil’s Students

Board Approves Budget Resulting in 3.8% Rise in School Taxes. More...

Joe Curto Bidding for Haldane Board of Ed Seat

Joe Curto had declared his candidacy for one of the two trustee seats of the Haldane Board of Education. Mr. Curto has resided in the Village of Cold Spring for eight years. More...

Letters to the Editor

Happy Curto is Running For School Board

I am writing to express my pleasure at the news that Joe Curto will be running for a position on the Haldane School Board of Education. More...

Ambulance Corp. Captain Shares Concerns on Safety of Winston Lane

Dear Editor,

As Captain of the Garrison Volunteer Ambulance Corp, I More...

Apologies to Philipstown Highway Super

Editor,

In a letter published two weeks ago in the April 14th edition of this newspaper, I brought up the dangerous condition regarding the reckless drivers that frequent Winston Lane in the Continental Village section of Garrison. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Sally Ann Marie O’Keeffe

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Charles Hopkins

Charles Hopkins, age 77 of Cold Spring, NY died on Thursday April 22, 2004 at Vassar Bros. Medical Center in Poughkeepsie. More...

Sports News

Philipstown Pop Warner Signups to be Held

Philipstown Pop Warner will be holding signups on the following dates: Sundays, May 2, 16 and 23 from 10 am to noon at Putnam Tire, Route 9 in Cold Spring. More...

Franciscan Friars Set June 21 as Date for St. Christopher’s Inn Golf Classic

The Twelfth Annual St. Christopher More...

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