June 30, 2004 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Russian Film Crew Making Film Locally About Children Adopted Internationally

Crew to be in Cold Spring thru July 1.

A Renowned Russian film crew is currently making a documentary about children in New York adopted internationally. This is a follow-up story about the lives of the children who appeared in the first part of the film ten years ago. More...

Local Youth To Volunteer In Appalachia

A local youth, Chloe Rice, will work for the poor of Appalachia this summer, from July 10th - 18th, through the Capuchin Youth and Family Ministries program. More...

225th Anniversary of the Battle of Stony Point this July 15-18

From Thursday to Sunday, July 15 - 18, Stony Point Battlefield State Historic Site, located off Park Road on Route 9 W in Stony Point, will commemorate the 225th Anniversary of the Battle of Stony Point. More...

Independence Day Program At John Jay Homestead

On Sunday July 4, John Jay Homestead State Historic Site in Katonah will host a special, hour-long Independence Day program. More...

"Foundry Friday" Tours Open to Public

Come and visit during "Foundry Fridays" - Free tours of the West Point Foundry site are given every Friday, from 10 to 3 pm, by Gina LaCerva (pictured with Cold Springer Mackey Budney), Scenic Hudson's Everett Intern for Trail Interpretation. More...

Fourth Annual Great Hudson River Paddle to "Launch" July 6

Festival planned for July 11 at Gazebo in Cold Spring

The Hudson River Valley Greenway, the Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area and the Hudson River Watertrail Association jointly announce the Fourth Annual Great Hudson River Paddle (GHRP) is scheduled to begin on Tuesday, July 6th, in Albany and More...

Tree-Identification Guide Book Available From National Arbor Day Foundation

"What Tree Is That?," a pocket guide for identifying trees, is available from The National Arbor Day Foundation. More...

Putnam County Sheriff Cautions Citizens About Dangers of Fireworks

As Independence Day approaches, Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith is cautioning County residents about the dangers posed by illegal fireworks. More...

County Offers Free Parenting Support Group

The Putnam County Department of Health is offering a free Parenting Support Group for parents of children ages 0-1 year old. Their Maternal/Child Health Nurses will provide advice and information on your child More...

2 Private Gardens in Westchester Open Their Gates to Garden Conservancy’s Open Days-Program

On Sunday, August 8th, two enchanting private gardens in Bedford Hills and Cortlandt Manor will be open to the public through The Garden Conservancy More...

Hospice Care in Westchester and Putnam Offers Free Adult Bereavement Support Sessions

People often feel overwhelmed with grief following the loss of a loved one. More...

Are We Poisoning Our Seniors? Consumers Should be Aware of Medications and Seniors

Accidental poisoning of seniors is a silent epidemic plaguing our generation of elderly. Many medications, which are beneficial to others, are inappropriate for seniors and can be deadly if taken in combination with other remedies. More...

Talk of the Town

This Sunday the Cold Spring Chamber of Commerce kicks of their summer season of music at the Gazebo in Cold Spring. It starts at 6 pm and if the weather cooperates, you More...

Weekly Poll

Will you be getting a flu shot this year?
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