February 17, 2005 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Drug Dealer Wanted on Local Charges Captured in Florida Arrest

Returned to Putnam to face charges

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the arrest of a man wanted on a local drug trafficking warrant after he was arrested by Florida law enforcement officers for violating Florida drug statutes. More...

Literacy Volunteers Host Penny Social

Literacy Volunteers of Putnam County will be sponsoring a Penny Social for Saturday, March 5 at Guideposts located on Seminary Hill Road in Carmel. The doors will open at 2 pm and the drawing of tickets will begin at 3 pm sharp. More...

Registration Required for PHC’s Free Post Delivery Breastfeeding Assistance

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

Restoration of St. Mary’s Parish House Nears Completion

When the Parish House of Cold Spring More...

Daddy and Me Offered at Hudson Valley Hospital

A support group for dads is being sponsored by Hudson Valley Hospital Center. Talk about new fatherhood, and issues relating to young children. Led by a board certified pediatrician. Call 914-734-3257 to register. The group meets once a month. More...

Desmond-Fish Library Grateful for Books & DVD’s

Have you finished reading that great new book you got for Christmas? Have you watched that DVD your nephew sent you a couple of times? More...

Stony Kill Farm Celebrates Bluebird Bonanza

Prepare to welcome back our state bird by flying over to the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation Stony Kill Farm Environmental Education Center on Sunday, February 27 at 2:00 pm. More...

Common Ground Farm to Hold Tractor Stomp

Common Ground Farm, in Beacon NY needs a new tractor, and so the Howland Center in Beacon, will be the site of the first annual Common Ground Farm tractor stomp on February 19, from 6-10 pm. More...

Tickets Now on Sale for Support Connection Gala and Silent Auction

Support Connection Inc., a not-for-profit organization offering free, confidential support services to people affected by breast and ovarian cancer, is pleased to announce that tickets are now on sale for their Eighth Annual Gala and Silent Auction. More...

Love and Romance Provided at Jazz Vespers

Sure Valentine More...

Dutchess County Man Dies in Car Crash on Rt. 9D

Route 9D rollover also injures Nelsonville woman

The Putnam County Sheriff More...

Senior Menu

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

Thursday - Roast Beef w/gravy, roasted potatoes, mixed veggies, home-baked biscuit, pineapple chunks. More...

Temple Beth-El Announces February Services

On Saturday, February 19th, Synaplex Shabbat programs presentYoga and the Synaplex Cafe featuring freshly brewed coffee at 9am. More...

Franciscan Friars Present Lenten Mini-Retreats for Busy People

Full Story

D.A. Wright Honored by Law Enforcement Foundation

Putnam District Attorney Kevin L. Wright was honored by the Federal Law Enforcement Foundation on January 27th at the University Club in Manhattan. More...

Westchester Youth Arrested for Marijuana and Alcohol Possession

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the February 2, 2005 arrest of a 17 year old Westchester County youth after he was found to be in possession of marijuana and alcoholic beverages. More...

Putnam Hopsital Offers Pets and the Newborn Class

On Saturday, March 5th, from noon to 1 pm, Putnam Hospital Center More...

41st Annual Putnam Hospital Center Auxiliary Country Fair Scheduled

Mark your calendars now for what has become an annual tradition in Putnam County - the Putnam Hospital Center Auxiliary Country Fair. More...

Annual Hudson Valley Autism Awareness Walk and Fair Scheduled for Fourth Year

Volunteers are needed to take steps toward raising critically needed funds through the fourth Annual Autism Awareness Walk, sponsored by the Hudson Valley Autism Society and Autism Directory Service, Inc. More...

Blood Donation Program Continues at Hudson Valley Hospital

Every Wednesday from 9 am to 2:30 pm Hudson Valley Blood Services conducts a blood donation program at Hudson Valley Hospital Center More...

IRS Offers Information on Forms and Publications

The Internal Revenue Service has many forms and free publications on a wide variety of topics to help you understand and meet tax filing requirements. More...

Winter Tree ID Taught at Stony Kill Farm

Barking up the wrong tree? More...

Free Tax Help Sites Now Open in New York State

Do you need assistance in preparing a basic tax return? If so, IRS-trained volunteers located at sites throughout New York State may be able to help. More...

Empowerment Group to Begin at Women’s Center

As part of their ongoing service to women in the area, the Putnam/Northern Westchester Women More...

Robert Sammon Creates Web Blog on Experiences in Afghanistan

Robert Sammon, the son of Bill and Jackie Sammon of Cold Spring is currently serving in Afghanistan as a Field Officer for the U. S. More...

4 Towns in Putnam Receive Assessment Awards from NY

Full Story

Talk of the town

Is Winter over? That More...

Poll

Did you take part in a religious observance or gathering for Easter or Passover?


The below video is sponsored by The Church on the Hill.

Come to The Church on the Hill and invite a friend. from from the Public Square on Vimeo.

>