October 20, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

Town Justice Steiner Seeks Second Term, Running Unopposed

Alan Steiner is seeking a second four-year term as Philipstown Town Justice. He has been endorsed by the Democratic, Independence and Conservative Parties. More...

Senator Leibell Provides Funding for Cold Spring Police Communications

Putnam County Legislator Vinny Tamagna and Village of Cold Spring Mayor Anthony Phillips announce that New York State Senator Vincent Leibell has provided a $10,000 grant to improve the communication capabilities of the Cold Spring Police Department. More...

Coming Events

 

Schools

PVHS Inducts New Members to Spanish Honor Society

On Thursday, October 7, 2004, Putnam Valley High School inducted 22 new members to the Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz chapter of the Spanish Honor Society, Sociedad Honoraria Hispánica. More...

GUFS Starts a Parent Lending Library

The Garrison School has started a Parent Lending Library and is gladly accepting donations of new/used books on parenting, education, etc. Books can be dropped off at the office of the Garrison School. More...

Stony Kill Hosts "Project Learning Tree" - Workshop For Educators

A great learning opportunity called Project Learning Tree is available to educators. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Charles Richard ‘Red’ Thorpe

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Herman J. Kahrs

Herman J. Kahrs, age 73 of Garrison, NY died on Friday, October 15, 2004 at his residence in Garrison. More...

Emily Kelly

Emily Kelly, age 88 of Cold Spring, died on Wednesday, October 13, 2004 at the Hudson Valley Hospital Center. Born on December 23, 1915 in Brooklyn she was the daughter of the Late James and Emily (Greene) Eccles. More...

Sports News

Over 32,000 Acres of City Water Supply Lands to be Open for Hunting Season

Commissioner Christopher O. Ward of the New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) announced recently that deer hunting on over 32,000 acres of City water supply lands will be available in 2004 by bow, gun and muzzleloader. More...

Haldane JV Girls Volleyball Team Wins Tournament

At the October 16th Hendrick Hudson Junior Varsity Volleyball Tournament, the Haldane girls More...

A Veteran Comes to Putnam Valley Athletics

Veteran Pete Kuczma, formerly of Horace Greeley (1982-2002), was hired as the Putnam Valley Central School District More...

Philipstown Comprehensive Plan Gets First Public Hearing

More hearings to follow as goals for area are fine-tuned

A standing-room only crowd turned out at the VFW Hall on Kemble Avenue for the first public hearing to address the Comprehensive Plan for the Town of Philipstown on October 6. More...

Philipstown Boards Address Poor Road Conditions in Continental Village

Improvements would likely invite development on Ridge Road & Upland Drive

At their October 15 weekly workshop, the Philipstown Town Board met with the Philipstown Planning Board to consider options for improving several roads in the Continental Village. More...

Health Department Updates Flu Vaccine Situation

As you are aware, there continues to be a severe nation-wide flu vaccine shortage. The Health Department has a limited supply of vaccine and is working to assure that the available vaccine is distributed to high-risk residents. More...

Christmas Bazaar to be Held in Putnam Valley

The warmth of Christmas in the Valley will be celebrated at the annual Christmas bazaar at the Historic Tompkins Corners United Methodist Church on Friday and Saturday, November 19th and 20th, from 10 am until 4pm. More...

Cold Spring Halloween Costume Parade Scheduled for October 30th

Gather your costume duds and dogs - the 11th Community Halloween Costume Parade is almost here. Join the fun on Saturday, October 30th, gather on the lawn of St. More...

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Focus on Philipstown

Letters to the Editor

Voting Shows Respect for Rights and Responsibilties of Citizenship

Full Story

Sees Unrewarding Future for CS School Children

As a resident of Cold Spring for over 40 years, employee of Butterfield Hospital for 25 years, volunteer at every hospital fair as well as other events and institutions, a mother of three Haldane students and grandmother of four; I cannot describe ho More...

Write in Your Vote for Selendy

The result of the Democratic Primary election for Congress in our District was disappointing to many, in part because the candidate who will be on the ballot as the Democratic candidate used methods in his campaign that were, at a minimum, questionab More...

Briefly Noted

PARC to Host Holiday Fundraising Event in Cold Spring

Cold Spring Village homes needed for house tours

Putnam ARC will host a holiday fundraising event in the Village of Cold Spring on Saturday, November, 27, 2004. More...

Recruitment of State Park Patrol Officers Announced

The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation Commissioner Bernadette Castro and Director of Law Enforcement Chief Michael Daly have announced that the civil service entrance exam for Park Patrol Officers will be held on Sa More...

Family Fall Festival to Benefit Support Connection

Support Connection, a not-for-profit organization offering free and confidential breast and ovarian cancer support groups that meet on a regular basis, is pleased to announce the 6th Annual Family Fall Festival. More...

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