July 21, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

Voters Asked to Support Budget Reform With Amendment to State Constitution

On July 6, Assemblywoman Sandy Galef and State Senator Vincent Leibell launched a bipartisan effort to gather public support for an amendment to the New York State Constitution. More...

Public Notice

The Philipstown Town Board will hold a workshop meeting on Thursday, July 22 at 7:30 pm at the VFW Hall, Kemble Ave., Cold Spring to discuss "Approval of Access" in Continental Village. More...

Coming Events

 

Schools

Hales Graduates from Lawrence Academy

August Hales of Garrison was among ninety-five seniors who graduated from Lawrence Academy in Groton, Massachusetts, during the school More...

Haldane Adopts New School Meal Guidelines

Haldane Central School announced a free and reduced price meal policy for students. School officials have adopted the new family eligibility criteria to assist them in determining eligibility. More...

Sandra Travis Makes Dean’s List

Sandra Travis of Cooperas Cove, Texas, was named to the Dean More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

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

Sports News

Basketball Summer League Begins

With summer comes the off season from school and sports at Haldane. The off season provides ample opportunities for our athletes to refine and hone desired skills. As for Haldane More...

Legislators Consider Addition of Deputy Highway Commissioner

CSEA and County reach contract agreement

At the July 13 meeting of the Personnel Committee of the Putnam County Legislature, Committee Chairman Sam Oliverio, Jr. opened a discussion about possibly adding a Deputy under Highway and Facilities Commissioner Harold Gary. More...

Mayor Phillips Voices Concerns About Haldane Construction at Village’s Monthly Meeting

At the monthly meeting of the Cold Spring Village Board on July 13, Mayor Anthony Phillips expressed concern about potential disruptions from the Haldane construction project that began recently. More...

Low Enrollment Prompts Garrison School to Eliminate Grade 6 French for 2004-2005

In a move dictated by statistics, Interim Garrison School Superintendent Dr. Gary Loewenberg has recommended that 6th grade French be eliminated in the coming school year. More...

Work Begins on Healey Road Project in Nelsonville

Village Board updates progress at monthly meeting

At the July 12 monthly meeting of the Village of Nelsonville Board of Trustees, Mayor Mitch Dul announced that the bid for the Healey Road repair project had been awarded and that work was underway. More...

Meeting Videos from PCN&R


Focus on Philipstown

Letters to the Editor

Is the ZBA Zoning Out the People?

Letter to the Editor

Is the Zoning Board trying to zone out the people with deception? More...

There They Go Again

Editor,

The Village "Fathers" are now trying to infringe on Don Lusk More...

ZBA Should Not Hear Appeal of Lumberyard Proposal Until Scale Model is Created (Reprinted at the request of the author)

Dear Chairman MacDonald [Cold Spring ZBA]

I arrived at the Cold Spring Fire House on July 14th and was surprised to find a notice posted that the Zoning Board of Appeals meeting scheduled for that evening had been cancelled. More...

Births

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

Briefly Noted

Summer Fun at Mt. Gulian

Mount Gulian holds it Children More...

A Parade of Fashion: Mount Gulian Opens Textile Collection

Mount Gulian Historic Site, Fishkill, invites visitors to time travel with them as they open their textile collection. More...

Mental Health Association to Offer Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction

The Mental Health Association in Dutchess County, 510 Haight Avenue, Poughkeepsie, is now accepting registrations for an eight week course, "Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction," which runs from September 30 to November 18, 2004 on Thursday More...

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