December 23, 2004 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Sheriff’s Cadets Seek Holiday Gifts for Underprivileged Youngsters

Presents for teenagers especially needed

The Putnam County Sheriffs Cadet Holiday Toy Drive has already collected and distributed donated gifts to more than 200 needy families this holiday season, Sheriff Don Smith and Putnam County Community Action Program Director Rosemarie Bahr are happy More...

Understanding the Risks of Debit Cards

Debit cards are quickly replacing cash and checks as a convenient way to pay for purchases. While quick and easy, debits cards are not without risk, so be sure to take necessary precautions. More...

New Law Will Help Protect College Students From Credit Card Blitz

by Assemblyman Willis H. Stephens, Jr. More...

Franciscan Friars Holds Tribute to 9/11 Victims

The Franciscan Friars of the Atonement held a brief prayer service Saturday morning, December 18th, at the World Trade Center Cross at Graymoor. More...

Dramatic Hawk Rescue Takes Place on Canopus Hill

When a hungry hawk chases a frantic squirrel up and around a tree, anything can happen. More...

Governor Reminds New Yorkers of State and Local Energy Efficiency and Assistance Programs as Winter Begins

Announces new directory providing one-stop reference point of available programs

To help New Yorkers prepare their homes for high heating costs this winter, Governor Pataki has reminded New Yorkers of the broad array of State and local programs that are available to provide information and assistance to keep utility costs down. More...

Putnam Hospital to Offer Free Breastfeeding Class

On Thursday, January 6th, from 7:30 to 9:00 pm, Putnam Hospital Center More...

Grants Available for Wood-Related Businesses

The Watershed Agricultural Council More...

New Times for PHC’s Free Breastfeeding Assistance

The Birthing Center at Putnam Hospital Center is now offering free post-delivery breastfeeding assistance on a weekly basis. More...

Ring in 2005 at Graymoor

On New Year More...

Support Group Holiday Party Brings Moms and Babies Together

Over forty women and their babies attended Hudson Valley Hospital Center Women More...

Anthony J. Vignola of Putnam Valley Completed Navy Basic Training

Navy Seaman Apprentice Anthony J. Vignola, son of Maureen and Frank A. Vignola of Putnam Valley, recently completed US Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill. More...

Senior Menu

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

Thursday - Spaghetti & meatballs, Italian green beans, tossed salad, red fruit jello. More...

Philipstown Clerk Reminds Residents About Taxes

As the New Year approaches, the Philipstown Town Clerk Tina Merando would like to remind residents that the Town and County Taxes will be mailed out the first week of January. More...

Philipstown Announces Year End Meeting Agenda

The Town Board of the Town of Philipstown will hold their annual year-end meeting on Wednesday, December 29th. Call Town Hall for more info at 265-3329. More...

Talk of the town

The school winter "Holiday" break begins at the end of this week. Be sure to drive safely and watch out for the little elves! More...

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