August 25, 2004 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Sheriff Warns of Telephone Scam Targeting Citizens

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B, Smith is advising the citizens of Putnam County to be vigilant in protecting their bank account and financial information after a scam involving the winning of a fictitious sweepstakes surfaced in late July. More...

Putnam Hospital Center Diabetes Support Group to Focus on Depression

"Diabetes: Don More...

Planned Parenthood Tag Sale and Auction to be Held

Collection of donations begin September

Donate your no-longer needed furniture and artwork to Planned Parenthood More...

Putnam County Housing Corporation Receives $1,433,047 in Housing Grants

Judith A Calogero, Chairperson of the New York State Housing Trust Fund Corporation, has announced the Putnam County Housing Corporation (PCHC) is the recipient of three grants totaling $1,433,147. More...

Recent Discoloration of Water Explained

Many Cold Spring residents have recently called the Village Office and Water Department, with questions about discoloration of the water at their taps. Water Superintendent Greg Phillips offered the following explanation for the occurrences: More...

Hudson Valley Hospital Annual Auxiliary Ball Benefits Intensive Care Unit

The Auxiliary of Hudson Valley Hospital Center has announced plans for their annual auxiliary ball fundraiser, celebrating the hospital More...

Two Putnam Valley Men Charged With Damage to Local Residence

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Putnam Valley Man Arrested on Narcotics Charges

Quentin McCarthy, a 21 year old Lake Peekskill resident, was arrested on August 12, 2004 on various narcotics charges. The arrest is the result of a two-month investigation by the Putnam County Sheriff More...

Senior Menu

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

Thursday - Soup, lemon blue chicken salad, Italian pasta salad, raisin scone, watermelon. More...

Off to the Races

Anticipating a winning day at Saratoga Race Track, a happy group, led by President Shas Desai, and organized by Ellen McNelly, are pictured above awaiting their bus ride. More...

Talk of the Town

Desmond-Fish Library is the victim of over-zealous donations this year with the Annual Book Sale program! Too many books! Who would More...

Putnam Valley Man to Be Sentenced for Assault

District Attorney, Kevin L. Wright, announced the conviction of Frank Gannecilli, age 23 of Putnam Valley, New York. The District Attorney indicated that County Court Judge Robert E. More...

Cold Spring Police Report DWI Arrest in Village

Village of Cold Spring Police Department reports the arrest of Christopher Bartnik, 43, of Garrison for Driving While Intoxicated. More...

9/11 Remembrance and Retreat Ceremony to be Held

The Putnam County 9/11 Remembrance and Memorial Committee, is inviting all residents of Putnam County to attend a Remembrance and Retreat Ceremony scheduled for Friday, September 10th at 5:30 pm at Rose Hills Memorial Park in Putnam Valley, New York. More...

Governor Announces Comprehensive Plan to Reduce Waste Tires

Plan will address more than 29 million tires at 95 Tire Piles

Governor Pataki recently announced that the State has completed a comprehensive plan that will result in the cleanup of 95 waste tire stockpiles throughout New York State. More...

The Birthing Center at Putnam Hospital Center to Offer Free Classes

On the morning of Saturday, September 18th, the Birthing Center at Putnam Hospital Center will offer a series of free classes for the community. More...

Fresh Air Fund Visitors Leave Area Host Families With Fond Memories

This summer, seven children visited volunteer host families in Putnam County through The Fresh Air Fund More...

Orange County Arboretum Seeks Arts and Crafts Vendors

The Friends of the Orange County Arboretum, Inc. are seeking Artists and Crafts people to participate in a Harvest Festival on September 25, 2004. More...

Putnam County Holistic Moms Network to Meet

Focus will be Living Rx Free

This month More...

Seniors Enjoy Annual Picnic in Village

The Annual Cold Spring Village Senior Citizen Picnic was another success. Pictured are many of our seniors being served by Tommy Giachinta, Justin Cornelus, and Reed Thorpe who were putting in some good old Community Service hours. More...

Home Health Aid Charged With Theft From Employer

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports that on August 7, 2004 a Town of Carmel woman was arrested on a Grand Larceny charge. Amber L. More...

Hudson River Community Health To Unveil "Piecing Together The Puzzle For Good Health" Mural

In recognition of National Health Center Week, Hudson River Community Health celebrated by hosting a variety of events at several of its health centers. More...

Highland Garden Club Presented Scholarship to Mellisa Gilliam-Pidala

This year the Highland Garden Club of Cold Spring presented Mellisa Gilliam-Pidala - a Haldane graduate in 2004 - with a $200 scholarship. More...

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