December 23, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

Butterfield Hospital Board of Directors Meets to Review Community Survey

Officials say dissolution of the Butterfield Corporation is best way to return property to productive use

On Friday December 17, the Board of Julia L. Butterfield Memorial Hospital met with local and county elected officials to present highlights of a community survey regarding health care needs in Western Putnam County. More...

Love and Adlibs - Christmas in Lake Peekskill

Putnam Valley celebrated its eighth Children More...

Coming Events

 

Schools

Garrison School Seeks Volunteers for Budget Advisory Committee

The Garrison Board of Education is seeking volunteers to serve on the Budget Advisory Committee. Anyone interested in serving on the committee should contact Betty Lou Clune at 424-3689 ext. More...

Mid-Hudson Region Science Olympiad to be Held

Ulster County Community College will host the 2004 Division C (Grades 9-12) Science Olympiad on February 12 (snow date, February 13). More...

Births

Per Robert Mazur Sandlund

Reva Sandlund is proud to announce that her baby brother, Per Robert Mazur Sandlund was born on December 16, 2004 to Jennifer and Christopher Sandlund of Cold Spring. More...

Briefly Noted

The Caring Circle Receives $7,500 Donation

UBS Financial Services of White Plains recently donated $7,500 to the Caring Circle, a children 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...

Sheriff Investigates Undersheriff After Anonymous Letter Levels Unsubstantiated DWI Charges

The Putnam County Sheriff More...

Reported Abduction Attempt in Garrison Turns Out to be Case of Mistaken Identity

Incident similar to cases reported in Westchester

Putnam County Police Officials issued an alert to the residents of the County last week about a suspicious incident reported on Wednesday, December 15th, in the Continental Village area of Garrison that involved three teenage children being offered a More...

Drainage Plan for Haldane Project Draws Criticism from Cold Spring Board

Board says it was never informed about connection to Village system

Tensions between the Haldane Board of Education and the Village of Cold Spring on issues surrounding the school construction project continued at the December 14 monthly meeting of the Cold Spring Board of Trustees. More...

Gingerbread House Sets Tone for PV Town Board Meeting

Fire Department upset with contract process

At the Putnam Valley Town Board meeting held December 15th Library Director Kathleen McLaughlin presented a sample of the creative Gingerbread Houses built by the children at the library More...

Public Notice

In observance of Christmas, the Philipstown Town Hall will be closed at noon, December 24th and all day Monday, December 27th. The Town Hall will observe New Year More...

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Focus on Philipstown

Letters to the Editor

Route 9D and Winston Lane: Same Problem, Same Results

Full Story

Historic Character of Village at Risk

There is scarcely any way, "other than incredible," to describe our Village of Cold Spring. More...

School Nutrition Act is a Crucial First Step

The passage of the School Nutrition and Children Act is a crucial first step in educating the public about children More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Wilhelmina Hines Roda

Wilhelmina Hines Roda, age 89, died peacefully at her home in Garrison on December 19, 2004. Born in Congers, N.Y., on August 17, 1915, the third of four sisters, she was a graduate of New Paltz Normal School. More...

Sports News

The Rockets Land in Putnam Valley

On Wednesday, December 8th the Harlem Rockets traveling basketball team came to play the Putnam Valley All-Stars for a Girls More...

Haldane Boys Basketball Team Tips Off Season

Thus far this year, high aspirations and hard work have not been enough for the Haldane Blue Devil Boys Basketball team. With every step each player takes a strong defender shadows them. More...

PVHS’s James Kemp Receives Con Ed Honors

Putnam Valley High School senior James Kemp received the Con Ed Scholar Athlete of the Week Award for the week of November 29th in the sport of bowling. More...

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