August 11, 2004 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Galef Introduces Legislation Requiring Governor and Legislators to Stay in Albany Until Budgets are Adopted

Assemblywoman Sandy Galef recently introduced legislation requiring that all members of the legislature and the Governor of New York remain in Albany until a budget is passed. More...

American Heritage Festival Provides Something for Everyone!

The Museum of the Hudson Highlands presents its third annual American Heritage Festival, 10 am to 5 pm on October 2 at Kenridge Farm on Route 9W. More...

Support Connection Announces Start of Registration for 10th Anniversary Walk

Support Connection, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing support services to people affected by breast and ovarian cancer, announces the start of registration for the 3-mile l0th Anniversary Support-A-Walk, to be held Sunday, October More...

Lauren Smith Engaged to Wed Eric Speidel

William and Patti Smith of Garrison, NY, are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter Lauren, to Eric Speidel, the son of David and Sallie Speidel of Bethlehem, PA. More...

Cold Spring Merchants Association Creates Old Fashioned Fun

A holiday atmosphere with bubbles, balloons and bargains

As giant stores like Walmart expand across the country as if they More...

Coin Collectors to Meet August 17th

The Croton River Numismatic Society of Carmel, New York (a Coin Club) will hold its next meeting on Tuesday, August 17, 2004 in the Guideposts Cafeteria located on Seminary Hill Road in Carmel at 8 pm. More...

William Lilburne of Garrison to Attend Rochester Institute of Technology

William Lilburne, son of Cathy and David Lilburne of Garrison Landing, has enrolled for fall 2004 admission at Rochester Institute of Technology. Lilburne will major in engineering in RIT More...

Get Educated on Section 529 College Savings Plans

Advice from CPA

College education costs continue to spiral upward. For many families, Section 529 plans are a sensible and tax savvy way to meet future education expenses. More...

Katelin Alanna Conley and Jedidiah Ray Stone Had a July Wedding

Katelin Alanna Conley, granddaughter of Charles Conley Sr. and Grace Conley, and John and Jane Hannon of Cold Spring was married on July 2, 2004. More...

Talk of the Town

Congratulations Philipstown for the great turnout at the Summer Blood Drive at No. Highlands Fire Dept.! Officials report that they collected 40 more pints of blood this August than last. More...

Desmond-Fish Library Book Sale Offers Something for Everyone

More books than ever before have been donated to the Friends of the Desmond-Fish Library annual book sale, which will run from Saturday August 21st through Sunday, August 29th. More...

Beacon Sloop Club Corn Festival Scheduled for August 15

The Beacon Sloop Club Corn Festival will be held Sunday, August 15th rain or shine from noon to 6 pm at the south side of the Beacon Harbor (very close to the Beacon Train Station). More...

Temple Beth Shalom Announces Annual Flea Market

Temple Beth Shalom More...

Galef Calls on NRC to Meet With Officials Re: New Secrecy Policy on Nukes

On August 5, 2004 State Assemblywoman Sandy Galef called on the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to meet with local elected officials to explain the new policy of secrecy on nuclear plants that the agency has initiated. More...

Taking Your Pet Along For The Ride

Travel Tips for Pet Owners Hitting the Road on Vacation

We are now in the peak vacation season and many dogs and cats are joining their owners for family vacations and weekend getaways. More...

Hudson Highlands Land Trust Launches Streamwalk

Streamwalk is a volunteer based stream monitoring program that serves two purposes: natural resource assessment and community involvement and education. More...

Putnam Community Service Network Awards Breakfast Planned

The Putnam Community Service Network, an organization of public and private not for profit human service and community providers, will be hosting their Annual Awards Breakfast on Friday, October 8, 2004, 9 am, at Guideposts, Seminary Hill Road in Car More...

Free Space Open to Nonprofit Groups at Guideposts Tag Sale

It More...

Sun Protection Advice Offered by Lighthouse International

Be Sure to Wear Those Sunglasses Whenever You are Outdoors

Sunglasses have become a veritable fashion accessory for savvy women and men of all ages. But, do we fully realize the vital role they play in protecting the eyes? More...

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