November 25, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

Highland Falls BOE to Hold Meeting in Garrison

Board will discuss non-resident tuition

The Garrison community is invited to attend a meeting with the Highland Falls-Fort Montgomery Board of Education on Tuesday, November 30th, which will be held at the Desmond-Fish Library, from 7-9 pm to discuss non-resident tuition. More...

Season of Charity Brings Community Together

With a long, divisive election year finally behind us, the holidays offer a welcome chance to refocus on the ways in which we come together. More...

Holiday Decorations Go Up in Cold Spring Village

Things got a little hectic on Main St. last week, when Central Hudson and the Village both had their bucket trucks out working. More...

Public Notice

The Haldane Board of Ed has changed the start time of their monthly meetings from 7:30 pm to 7:00 pm. The Board holds workshop meetings on the 1st Tuesday of the month, and regular business meetings on the 3rd Tuesday of the month. More...

 

Schools

Molly Marquand to Spend Junior Year Abroad

Molly J. Marquand of Garrison, is participating in the Bates College Junior Year Abroad program. More...

Poughkeepsie Day School Holds Fall Info Session

Poughkeepsie Day School announces a fall Admissions Information Session to be held in Gilkeson Center on Tuesday, November 30 at 8:45 am. Families of students interested in learning about the school More...

Test Anxiety Subject of BOCES Workshop

Higher standards and greater accountability have brought an alarming rise in test anxiety which in turn lowers performance. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Patricia Pellitteri

Patricia Pellitteri, age 69, of Hazleton, PA, died on Wednesday, November 17, 2004 at the Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, PA where she was a patient for three weeks. More...

Briefly Noted

Diabetes Support Group Meeting on Skin Problems

Rescheduled for December 8th, Putnam Hospital Center

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Putnam Hospital to Offer Free Breastfeeding Class

On Thursday, December 9th, from 7:30 to 9:00 pm, Putnam Hospital Center More...

Lets Discover Series Begins with Israel

The Putnam Children More...

Garrison School Superintendent Search Nears Conclusion

Overview of

At its November 17 meeting, the Garrison Board of Education announced that, having interviewed the three finalists, including each finalist having had forums with the public, the board intended to make a site visit in order to assess a candidate in h More...

Philipstown Board Approves Final 2005 Budget

Village residents will see tax decrease; slight increase for non-Village residents

The Philipstown Board officially adopted the 2005 budget for the Town at a November 17 workshop and as a result, Village residents will see a decrease of 8.86% in their town tax bill. More...

Putnam Valley Town Board Passes $7.1 Million 2005 Budget

3.43% increase expected in spending levels

"We need to run this town like a business," said Putnam Valley Supervisor Carmelo Santos at the November 17, 2004 Town Board meeting after the Town Board voted in the $7. More...

Winter Parking Rules Now in Effect for Cold Spring Village Through April 15

Mayor encourages compliance at Village Board

At the November 9 monthly meeting of the Cold Spring Village Board of Trustees, Mayor Anthony Phillips asked vehicle owners to err on the side of caution when it comes to parking on the Village streets at night this winter. More...

Food Pantry Opens in Putnam Valley

Effort aimed at helping struggling families put food on the table

Last Saturday, the Putnam Valley Community Food Bank quietly opened its doors and welcomed 7 residents in need of assistance in its first hour of operation. More...

Putnam County Historical Society Honored for Two Projects

The Putnam County Historical Society & Foundry School Museum has recently been honored with two awards. More...

Holiday Boutique to Benefit Put Valley Historical Society

A holiday boutique, featuring handcrafted gifts and wares, organic foods, homemade scrumptious treats, a white elephant table and good old-fashioned holiday fun and cheer, will be held at the One Room Schoolhouse Museum in Putnam Valley on Saturday a More...

Focus on Philipstown

Births

Angelina Nadia Heady

Filomena Anna Heady and Gary Francis Heady of Putnam Valley proudly announce the birth of their daughter Angelina Nadia on October 29, 2004. More...

Sarah Gwendolyn Magnus

A baby girl, Sarah Gwendolyn, was born to Garrison parents Marcy and Erik Magnus, on October 3, 2004. More...

Camryn Paige

Emery

A daughter, Camryn Paige, was born to Putnam Valley parents Jane and Donald Emery III on October 29th. More...

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