September 15, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

Her Grace, Bishop Catherine Roskam, to Celebrate St. Mary’s Patronal Festival

The Rector and parishioners of St Mary-in-the-Highlands, Cold Spring, invite all local residents to special services marking the birth of St. Mary. The day of celebrations will begin with High Mass at 10:30 am. More...

Flood Damage on South Mountain Pass Road May Warrant Emergency Funds

Town officials meet with Senator Leibell and Assemblywoman Galef to discuss options

The recent heavy rains have posed a number of problems for area residents, but few as damaging and potentially expensive as those faced by the residents of South Mountain Pass Road, which experienced unusually heavy flooding during the storms. More...

Putnam Valley Library Reports News and Upcoming Events

Summer at the Putnam Valley Library was filled with children More...

POW/MIA Ceremony to be Held

On Friday, September 17, 2004, VA Hudson Valley Health Care System will host a POW/MIA Ceremony at the Castle Point campus in the Multi-Purpose Room at 2:00 pm. Col. Daniel Ragsdale, USMA, will be the guest speaker. The public is invited to attend. More...

 

Letters to the Editor

In Response to Suggestion on What to Do With Lumberyard

Letter Editor,

I am writing in response to Carl L. Thomson More...

How Can It Be?

Editor,

How can the U.S. Air Force just say to my son they don More...

Wants Local Community to Find Unity Again

Three years ago, our nation came under attack. I More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Elizabeth Helen Corish Dmytryszyn

Elizabeth Helen Corish Dmytryszyn of Cold Spring, died in Hudson Valley Hospital Center at the age of 43 on September 11, 2004. More...

Sports News

Haldane Girls Volleyball Team Wins First Tournament of the Year

The Haldane Girls Varsity Volleyball team captured their first tournament victory of the season, winning first place on Saturday, September 11 at the 2004 Sleepy Hollow Varsity Volleyball Tournament. More...

Hawks Cheerleaders Hold 3-Day Cheer Camp

The Philipstown Hawks Cheerleaders, part of the Pop Warner program here in Philipstown, hosted a private cheer camp for their squad at the Garrison School this past August. More...

Haldane Girls Volleyball Continue Their Winning Ways

After a strong pre-season the Haldane Blue Devil girls volleyball team took their momentum into the beginning of the season. They all knew the season would be a tough one but have refused to back down to anybody. More...

Bondi Proposes 2005 Budget With 0% Tax Increase $20 Million open space referendum and changes to retiree health benefits included

On September 8, County Executive Robert Bondi submitted his 2005 budget to the Putnam County Legislature and delivered his annual budget address. Again, he called for a 0% increase in the county tax rate. More...

Haldane Board of Ed Updates Community on School Construction Progress

Finances and timeline on target

The Haldane Board of Education devoted its September 7 meeting to providing an update on the school construction and answering audience questions. More...

Motorcycle Rally to Remember 9-11 Far Exceeds Organizer’s Expectations

I was getting a haircut at James DeRosario More...

New Minister of First Presbyterian Church of Philipstown Begins Sunday

The First Presbyterian Church of Philipstown is pleased to announce its new permanent pastor, Rev. Leslie Mott, who will begin Sept 19th with the 10:30 am Sunday service. More...

PV Library Tag and Book Sale Coming October 16

The Putnam Valley Library will be holding a giant tag sale and their Autumn Harvest Festival and Book Sale on Saturday, October 16 from 10 am to 4 pm. More...

Public Notice

Road Maintenance and surface rehabilitation by the County Department of Highways will be performed on Wood St. in the Town of Putnam Valley through Friday, September 24. Expect minor delays. More...

Focus on Philipstown

Births

Rachel Hope Shook

Rachel Hope Shook was born on August 7, 2004 to proud parents Kristena and Brian Shook of Putnam Valley. Maternal grandparents are Howard and Doris Gragert of Putnam Valley. Paternal grandmother is Barbara Shook of Mohegan Lake. More...

Alana Hess

A daughter, Alana Hess, was born in Hudson Valley Hospital on August 8th to Cortlandt Manor couple Cara and Michael Hess. Maternal grandparents are Mark and Jane Weiss. Paternal grandparents are Henry and Phyllis Hess. More...

Ian Theodore Matkin

On July 20, 2004, Ian Theodore was born to Garrison parents Lisa and Charles Matkin. Maternal grandparents are Karolee Bennett of Pequannock, NJ and Richard Bennett of Palm City, Florida. More...

Briefly Noted

Putnam Women Help Support Connection Celebrate a Milestone

A group of women who call themselves "Oh Those Carmel Girls!" will walk together for the third year in a row to take part in Support Connection More...

Senior Menu

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

Thursday - Corned beef w. cabbage wedge, boiled botatoes, baby carrots, fruit cocktail. More...

Explore Wetlands and Wildlife of the Hudson Highlands

As part of the Hudson River Valley Ramble, the Museum of the Hudson Highlands at Kenridge Farm presents two events: Wetland Explorations on Saturday, September 18, 10-11:30am; and Wildlife of the Hudson Highlands on Saturday, September 25, 10-11:30am More...

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