March 3, 2005 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Public Mission to the Moon is Scheduled by Challenger Center

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National Group Sends Out Plea for Crafty Volunteers to Help Babies and Children

Stitches From The Heart is a nationwide group of volunteers who love to knit, crochet and quilt for needy babies and children. Unfortunately, many premature babies often go home from hospitals with little or nothing to keep them warm. More...

The Dutchess County Christian Women’s Club Hosts March Meeting

The Dutchess County Christian Women More...

Brewster Business Owner Charged With Pointing Handgun at Employee

On Monday, February 14, 2005 a Village of Brewster business owner was arrested after he threatened to kill himself and then pointed a handgun at an employee. More...

Pedestrian Struck by Vehicle in Putnam Valley

On February 12, 2005 the Putnam County Sheriff More...

Delivery Truck Rollover Leads to Oil Spill on Peekskill Hollow Road

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports a delivery truck crash in the Town of Putnam Valley, which resulted in the release of home heating oil onto the roadway. More...

Franciscan Friars Celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day

On Sunday, March 13th, the Franciscan Friars of the Atonement will anticipate St. Patrick More...

Senior Menu

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

Thursday - Soup, roast beef, baked potato, cauliflower, peaches. More...

Philipstown Community Blood Drive Scheduled for May 20

The Spring Philipstown Community Blood Drive will take place on Friday, May 20, 2005 at the North Highlands Fire House, 504 Fishkill Road in Cold Spring from 2:30pm to 8pm. More...

Container Gardening Program at Stony Kill Farm

Got spring fever? The Verplanck Garden Club, Inc. is hosting a program on outdoor container gardens on Tuesday, March 8 at 7:30 pm at the Stony Kill Farm Environmental Education Center. More...

"Maple Syrup Day" This Sunday at Little Stony Point

Did you know that it takes 40 gallons of sap from the Sugar Maple tree to make just one gallon of Maple Syrup? Did you know that syrup makers often wait until male Red-winged Blackbirds return to the area before they begin tapping trees? More...

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

Free screening kits to be handed out by Putnam Health Department

Early detection is one of the most important strategies in the battle against cancer. More...

Medical Society Meeting Focused on Bioterrorism

The Putnam County Medical Society recently presented a three hour seminar on bioterrorism. More...

Man to Man Will Hold Monthly Meeting

The Dutchess County Unit of the American Cancer Society and the Man to Man Prostate Cancer Education & Information Support Program announces a regularly scheduled meeting, held March 3, 2005 at 6:30 PM, in the Central Hudson Auditorium, Poughkeep More...

PHC’s Free Diabetes Support Group to Meet

Resumes monthly meetings on March 9th

"Smart Cooking" will be the focus on the next meeting of Putnam Hospital Center More...

Foundation to Give Free Dogwood Trees

Ten free white flowering dogwood trees will be given to each person who joins The National Arbor Day Foundation during March 2005. More...

Bereavement Support Groups Continue

People often feel overwhelmed with grief following the loss of a loved one. More...

911 Operator Talks PV Woman Through CPR to Save Man

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports that a senior citizen is alive and well thanks to a 911 operator and a woman she guided through rescue procedures over the telephone. More...

Cold Spring Resident Arrested For Sexual Abuse

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the February 22, 2005 arrest of a Town of Philipstown resident after it was determined he had been having sexual contact with a minor. More...

Free Eagle Program Planned for Beacon

Rescheduled From January Snowstorm

A free Bald Eagle program, featuring live birds of prey, including two eagles, is planned for Sunday, March 20, 2005, at the Knights of Columbus Hall, Beacon. More...

Winter Community Blood Drive Results Reported

Although 98 people attended the Philipstown Winter Community Blood Drive on February 11th, 22 people were deferred for various ailments. Therefore 76 units of blood were collected. More...

Stressed Trees Easy Target for Insects and Disease

Trees, like people, can become "sick" as a result of stress. Therefore trees also require proper health care. More...

Free Classes for New Moms & Dads and Their Babies

Hudson Valley Hospital Center offers free classes for parents and parents-to-be. More...

AMBA Wellness Program to Offer Low-Cost Blood Screenings

This year, AMBA will be offering low cost blood screenings at The Medical Center at Cold Spring on Saturday, May 14, 8 - 11 am. New this year, is a free Stroke Screening Clinic presented by Hudson Valley Hospital Center. More...

PVAC to Hold CPR Class March 13, Reports on Activities For 2004

Captain Patrick O More...

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