March 17, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Local Film Producers Win Emmy Nomination

Four members of Hudson River Film & Video, a Garrison-based film group, have received an Emmy Award nomination for their documentary, "Manhood & Violence: Fatal Peril. More...

Putnam Valley Democrats Seeking Candidates

The Democratic Party Committee of Putnam Valley is actively shaping a platform that reflects the many concerns of its constituency, according to officials. More...

PV Board of Ed Sets Dates for Budget Work Sessions

The Putnam Valley Board of Education has set dates for 2005-06 budget work sessions. Meetings will be held in the Putnam Valley High School cafeteria and they begin at 7 pm. The schedule is: More...

Putnam County Tree Sale Offers Bird Habitat in Region

A garden that attracts birds is colorful, aromatic and filled with music. A good place to start is the annual Putnam County Tree Seedling Sale. Plants offered in this sale include those that provide fruit, shelter and nesting habitat for birds. More...

Coming Events

 

Schools

BOCES’ Student-Run Restaurant Has Openings

Some Seats left for

Reservations have been flying in at the Educated Palate this season; but if French cuisine or South of the Border celebrations pique your interest, you may find a few seats left for the April 14 and May 5 luncheons at Putnam/Northern Westchester Boar More...

Poughkeepsie Day School Holds Info Session

Poughkeepsie Day School announces its Spring Admissions Information Session, to be held at Gilkeson Center on Tuesday, March 22, at 8:45 am, for parents of students from pre-kindergarten through grade twelve. More...

Empire State College’s Graduate Program to Hold Information Session

Empire State College of the State University of New York will hold a public information session about its Master of Arts in Teaching program on Thursday, March 24 at 6 pm at its Hudson Valley Center, 200 North Central Avenue, Hartsdale. More...

Briefly Noted

Second Annual Food and Wine Tasting to Benefit Visiting Nurse Association of Hudson Valley

On April 4, 2005, area residents will have the unique opportunity to meet some of Westchester More...

Senior Menu

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

Thursday - Corned beef w. boiled potatoes, cabbage wedge, baby carrots, green jello w. pears, St. Patrick More...

Energy Bills Reflect Winter Weather, Supply Prices and Billing Changes

The cold, seasonal weather, higher market prices for energy, and changes in customer credits are contributing to higher energy bills this winter as compared to last year. More...

Bondi Takes on "800 Pound Gorilla" - focuses State of County on Alcohol/Drug Abuse

Unexpected topic of speech draws support and questions from Legislators

Stunning Legislators who expected he would speak about the County More...

Cold Spring Board Moves Forward on Loretto Rest Property Restoration

Anonymous $250,000 donation clears way for project to begin

The Village of Cold Spring took several positive steps toward the restoration of the Loretto Rest property at their March 7 monthly meeting with the formation of a new project oversight board and the announcement of a large donation for the effort. More...

Highland Falls Board of Ed Holds Meeting for Garrison Community

The Garrison community is invited to attend a meeting with the Highland Falls-Fort Montgomery Board of Education on Tuesday, March 22, at the Desmond-Fish Library from 7-9 pm to discuss the status of non-resident tuition. More...

Jazz Vespers Welcomes Spring this Saturday

Shake off the winter blues and celebrate the first day of Spring with a bit of classic jazz, Celtic and Native American music at Jazz Vespers this Saturday, March 19th at 5:30 pm at the First Presbyterian Church of Philipstown, 10 Academy St. More...

PV Middle School Inducts Record Group to Junior Honor Society

On March 10, 2005, at the Performing Arts Center of Putnam Valley High School, the Putnam Valley Chapter of the National Junior Honor Society inducted 47 new members from the 8th grade class of Putnam Valley Middle School. More...

County DMV Announces New Services

Putnam County Clerk Dennis Sant is pleased to announce the opening of a night drop box on Monday, March 21, 2005, at the Putnam County Department of Motor Vehicles, 2 Geneva Road, Brewster, New York, to better serve the residents of Putnam County and More...

Meeting Videos from PCN&R


Focus on Philipstown

Letters to the Editor

Bush Shows Extreme Lack of Compassion on Women’s Rights

This week the world community celebrated International Women More...

Indian Brook, It’s Not About Public Opinion

You may wonder what the big deal is about the subdivision proposed by Indian Brook, LLC. The subdivision only involves 25 acres, but more is at stake More...

Are They Really Steep Slope Experts?

Dear Editor,

There have been a few letters to the paper recently about the firm Saccardi & Schiff, land planners and environmental consultants. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Diane Kane Tate

Mrs. Diane Marie Kane Tate, 43, of Grovetown, Georgia, entered into rest on Thursday, March 10, 2005, at the Doctors Hospital in Augusta. A memorial service was held on Monday, March 14, 2005, at Platt More...

Vernon C. Geberth

Vernon C. Geberth, age 89, of Cold Spring, NY died on Thursday, March 10, 2005 at Hudson Valley Hospital Center in Cortlandt Manor. More...

Sports News

PARC to Host Benefit Softball Tournament

Event expanded to include a men

Following the success of last year More...

PV Parks & Rec Launches Spring Inline Hockey

The Putnam Valley Parks & Recreation Inline Hockey Program is now accepting registrations for the spring season. More...

Brian Rubino Finishes Career as Haldane Wrestler

Wearing a Haldane Singlet Brian Rubino wrestled his last match of his senior year in the Section 1 finals. Rubino in defeat had much to be proud of. As one of Haldane More...

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