May 12, 2004 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Bondi and McGuigan Proclaim Salvation Army Week, May 9 - 15

The following statement has recently been issued by Putnam County officials Robert Bondi and Robert McGuigan, Jr.: More...

County Independence Party Invites Candidates

The Putnam County Independence Party invites all candidates for office for 2004 to interview for their respective positions on Wednesday, June 2, 2004. More...

Putnam Valley to Hold Roadside Cleanup

The Town of Putnam Valley will hold its annual town-wide Roadside Litter Cleanup Day on Saturday, May 15. More...

Sheriff’s Department Offers Safety Course to Boaters

The Putnam County Sheriff More...

Armed Robber Holds Up Southeast Gas Station

An armed robbery occurred in the Town of Southeast on Tuesday, May 4, 2004. The suspect in the crime remains at large. More...

Inmate Attempts Suicide at Putnam County Jail

Officers, nurse, and other inmates cited for saving man

An inmate at the Putnam County Correctional Facility tried to hang himself in his cell on May 5th, but the suicide attempt was thwarted when other inmates alerted correction officers who, with a jail nurse, rescued the man. More...

Coin Collectors to Meet

The Croton River Numismatic Society of Carmel, New York (a coin club) will hold its next meeting on Tuesday, May 14, 2004 in the Guideposts cafeteria located on Seminary Hill Road in Carmel at 8 pm. More...

Senior Menu

Cold Spring Friendship Center - 265-3952
Putnam Valley Friendship Center - 528-2662

Thursday - Roasted chicken w. sweet potato stuffing, spinach, fruit cocktail. More...

Verizon Collecting No-Longer Used Wireless Phones to Assist Victims of Domestic Violence

Wondering what to do with those old wireless phones found during your annual spring cleaning? Everyone knows you don More...

Children’s Center at Bedford Hills Correctional Facility Seeking Community Support

The Children More...

Vassar Brothers Plans Cancer Survivor Day

The 10th Annual Cancer Survivor Day at Vassar Brothers More...

Free Skin Cancer Screening to be Offered at PHC

The American Cancer Society and Putnam Hospital Center have joined forces to sponsor a free skin cancer screening on Wednesday, June 30th from 4:30 pm to 8 pm at the hospital on Stoneleigh Avenue in Carmel. More...

Highland Garden Club to Meet in May

The Highland Garden Club meets on Tuesday, May 25th at 1 pm at the Julia Butterfield Library. The program will be about the Manitoga Trails and wildflowers. More...

Elena Llaja and Walter Murphy Wed

Elena Llaja and Walter Murphy were married on April 2, 2004. The ceremony was held at Saint Mary More...

More May Events Planned at Temple Beth-El

On Tuesday, May 18th at 7:30 pm, Temple Beth-El will hold their annual Congregational meeting to discuss and vote on their budget for the 2003/2004 fiscal year. At this time they will also elect officers to the Board of Trustees. More...

St. Mary’s Celebrates First Youth Sunday

In response to the remarkable growth of the parish, the Episcopal Church of St. Mary-in-the-Highlands celebrated its first ever "Youth Sunday" this past Mothers More...

Man Arrested for Possession of Stolen Items in Cold Spring

The Village of Cold Spring Police Department reports the arrest of Edward J. Olson, age 50, of Fishkill for Possession of Stolen Property in the 5th Degree, a misdemeanor. More...

Putnam Hospital Center to Offer Childbirth Class

The Birthing Center at Putnam Hospital Center has scheduled its next one-day prepared childbirth class for Saturday, June 12th, from 9 am to 5 pm, at the hospital at 670 Stoneleigh Avenue in Carmel. More...

Changes in Childcare Focus of PHC’s June Grandparenting Class

On Saturday, June 5th, from 9 to 10 am, Putnam Hospital Center More...

Baby Boot Camp to Focus on Basic Newborn Care Issues

On Saturday, June 5th, from 10 am to noon, Putnam Hospital Center More...

Local Children to "HELP Celebrate the Hudson"

The Haldane School Foundation was proud to sponsor a fun, engaging, artistic booth at the PTA More...

Galef to Hold Forum on Medicare Changes

State Assemblywoman Sandy Galef invites the public to attend her forum "Changes in Medicare and Healthy Living Choices" on Friday, May 21, 9 am to noon, Cortlandt Town Hall, 1 Heady Street, Cortlandt Manor. More...

Support Connection to Host Free Program

Support Connection, a not-for-profit organization offering free and confidential breast and ovarian cancer support groups that meet on a regular basis, is pleased to announce their upcoming program, "The Intimate Makeover. More...

Sweeny Appointed to First Judicial Dept. of NYS Supreme Court

Governor George Pataki has appointed Putnam County Supreme Court Justice John W. Sweeny, Jr. as an Associate Justice of the Appellate Division of the New York State Supreme Court for the First Judicial Department. More...

Secretary of State Daniels Joins in Historic Preservation Celebration

Efforts on waterfront revitalization highlighted

Secretary of State Randy A. More...

Mahopac Man Faces Drug Charges

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports that a Mahopac man was arrested on April 28, 2004 on charges that he possessed and sold cocaine. Mr. More...

Foundation for Vassar Brothers Medical Center Receives $1 Million Grant

The Foundation for Vassar Brothers Medical Center has received a $1 million grant from the Poughkeepsie-based James J. McCann Charitable Trust. More...

Orienteering Competition Scheduled for May 23

There will be orienteering instruction and competition on May 23, 2004 at the Taconic Outdoor Education Center in Fahnestock State Park. The Hudson Valley Orienteering Club will give instruction and set beginner and advanced courses. More...

Taconic Postcard Club to Meet

The Taconic Postcard Club Club will hold its next meeting on Tuesday, May 25 at the Yorktown Museum - Nutrition Room, Yorktown Community and Cultural Center, 1974 Commerce Street, Yorktown Heights. The meeting will begin at 7 pm. More...

Senator Leibell Announces Funds for Enhanced 911

Putnam and Dutchess Counties will soon be able to install equipment for the Enhanced 911 system thanks to state funding announced recently by Senator Leibell and approved by the State 911 Board. More...

Give Your Car a Break, Before it Breaks Down on You!

Donate Your Unwanted Vehicle

Why not give your car, truck or van a break, before it breaks down on you. Donate your unwanted vehicle 1995 or newer, in driving condition to the Kidney & Urology Foundation of America More...

Our Lady of Loretto Students Receive Confirmation

On May 4th, Bishop Dominick Lagonegro visited Our Lady of Loretto Parish to confer the Sacrament of Confirmation upon the eighth grade students of the Our Lady of Loretto Religious Education Program. More...

Governor Dedicates a Week to Young Heroes

Governor George E. Pataki has proclaimed the week of May 9th through May 16th as AAA School Safety Patrol Week in New York State. More...

Landolfi and Corless to Wed

Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Landolfi of Cold Spring announce the engagement of their daughter Andrea to Thomas Corless of Cold Spring. Thomas is the son of Mrs. Marie Corless, wife of the late James Corless, of Cold Spring. More...

First Communion Class Celebrated at Our Lady of Loretto

The Parish of Our Lady of Loretto extends its congratulations to the First Communion Class of 2004! On Saturday May 8th, 47 of parish children from throughout Philipstown who worship at Our Lady of Loretto Church in Cold Spring and St. More...

The Auxiliary of HVHC Announces 2004 Coffee Break Fundraiser

The Hudson Valley Hospital Center has much to celebrate in 2004. It is their 115th year of serving the community and what better way to usher in the month of May than to announce the start of the 42nd Annual Coffee Break. More...

Haldane Alumnus Steven Rust Completing Study at Johns Hopkins University Program in Bologna, Italy

Steven L. Rust, a graduate of Haldane High School Class of 1997, will soon be completing the second semester of a Master More...

Pets and the Newborn Class Offered at PHC

On Saturday, June 5th, from noon to 1 pm, Putnam Hospital Center More...

Putnam Hospital Center’s Free Sibling Class to Provide Helpful Hints to Big Brothers and Sisters

On Saturday, June 5th, from 8 to 9 am., Putnam Hospital Center More...

St. Mary’s Will Celebrate Ascension Day on May 20

Jean Marzollo to speak at luncheon

Ascension Day Mass will be celebrated at St. Mary More...

Sounds of Life at Cold Spring Baptist Church

A program of Christian music will be presented by the Walter Hoving Home Choir on Sunday, June 6, 10:30 am at the Cold Spring Baptist Church. More...

Putnam Hospital Center Auxiliary Recognized on Health Care Auxilian Day

Governor Pataki has proclaimed May 12, 2004 as Health Care Auxilian Day in New York State to recognize the dedicated auxilians who annually donate more than five million hours of service to their health care facilities and to their communities. More...

Talk of the town

School District voting is taking place next Tuesday - no matter which way you feel about the issues, its important that you make you voice heard through the ballot. More...

Weekly Poll

How extensive should parking changes be in downtown Cold Spring?




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