April 14, 2005 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

VNA of Hudson Valley to Celebrate National Visiting Nurse Assocation Week

US House and Senate Declare National VNA Week from May 8-14, 2005

The Visiting Nurse Association of Hudson Valley (VNAHV) will commemorate "National Visiting Nurse Association Week" from May 8-14 to raise public awareness about home health care and the critical role visiting nurses play in providing compr More...

Metro-North and Zipcar Renew and Expand Car-Sharing Program to Beacon

MTA Metro-North Railroad and Zipcar are pleased to announce the expansion of their demonstration project at several Metro-North stations. More...

Mothers of Multiples to Host Convention

Dutchess County Mothers of Multiples will host the annual convention of the New York State Organization of Mothers of Twins Clubs this month in Poughkeepsie. More...

More Than One Million New Yorkers Enrolled in State Organ and Tissue Donor Registry

More New Yorkers are encouraged to donate as thousands still await transplants

Elaine Berg, president and CEO of the New York Organ Donor Network, welcomed the news announced by Governor George Pataki, that more than one million people have enrolled in the New York State Organ and Tissue Donor Registry. More...

Manitoga’s Summer Nature and Design Camp Hosts Open Day on May 1

The 79 acres of woods at Manitoga play host to the 12th season of summer fun and learning this July and August. More...

Girl Scout Spirit Day Recognized

Join the Girl Scouts of the Oregon Community on Saturday, April 16th from 1-3:00pm at the Putnam Valley Town Park (rain or shine). A ceremony will recognize the hard work and accomplishments of the Girl Scout in our town. More...

Senior Menu

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

Thursday - Chicken Parmigiana w. spaghetti, peas, tossed salad, peaches. More...

Open Mic Night with a Religious Twist Hosted by Van Cortlandtville UMC

"Praise the Lord and pass the guitar" reads a flyer for the Living Water open mic coffeehouse on Saturday, April 23. Bring your family and friends to an evening of entertainment seasoned with a joyful noise unto the Lord. More...

Employee Service Awards Given at Hudson Valley Hospital

Staff receive recognition for length of service

Hudson Valley Hospital Center honored a nurse with thirty-five years of service on April 7 at their Annual Employee Service Awards Dinner at Ceola Manor Restaurant. More...

Talk of the Town

Its time for Spring Cleanup! This weekend is the great River Sweep. You can volunteer at Little Stony Point on Saturday and reap the rewards of a clean beach this summer! Putnam Valley is also holding the town-wide roadside cleanup on Saturday. More...

Awareness Forum Hosted for Parents on Internet Safety

The Child Advocacy Center of Putnam County is hosting a public awareness forum on the importance of Internet Safety for children. The event is for adults only and will take place at the Emergency Operation Center in Carmel, on May, 5, 2005 at 7 pm. More...

Bear Mountain State Park to Celebrate Earth Day

On Friday, April 22nd from 11am to 3pm, the Trailside Museum and Wildlife Center at Bear Mountain State Park will be celebrating Earth Day with animal activities, crafts, face painting, games, story time and wildlife presentations. More...

NY Metro Reptile Expo is Back Again

Reptiles as pets will be the focus of the NY Metro Reptile Expo at the Westchester County Center in White Plains, NY on Sunday, April 24, from 10am to 4pm. More...

VFW Hosts Free Picnic and Activities on Loyalty Day

The Veterans of Foreign Wars Putnam County Council announces that Putnam County Loyalty Day activities will be held on Sunday, May 1st at Veteran More...

Highland Garden Club to Meet

The Highland Garden Club will meet at the Julia Butterfield Library on Tuesday, April 26th at 12:30pm. This meeting will be a Covered Dish Luncheon, so attendees are invited to bring their culinary favorite and a place setting. More...

June 5 Dinner Dance to Benefit Cat Shelter

Drink, dine and dance to benefit homeless animals! Mid Hudson Animal Aid, a no-kill shelter in Beacon, will hold its Second Annual Dinner Dance and Silent Auction on Sunday, June 5, 2005. More...

Refunds—How Long Should They Take?

IRS Tax Tip 2005-71

Are you expecting a tax refund from the Internal Revenue Service this year? More...

IRA Contributions Can Be Made Until Filing Deadline

Tax Tip 2005-62

If you haven More...

Hudson Valley Hospital Center Hosts Support Groups

A Bereavement Support Group, facilitated by Susan Walton, CSW, from Hospice Care in Westchester and Putnam, is currently running at Hudson Valley Hospital Center. More...

Jennifer Cotennec to Explore Career in Medicine

National Youth Leadership Forum on Medicine Offers Career Insights

Miss Jennifer Cotennec of Cold Spring was nominated to attend the National Youth Leadership Forum on Medicine (NYLF/MED), taking place in Atlanta, Georgia, from July 3 to July 12, 2005. More...

Jazz Vespers Postponed Until Saturday April 23

Jazz Vespers which is usually held the third Saturday of the month instead for just April only will be held Saturday April 23, at 5:30 pm at the First Presbyterian Church of Philipstown, 10 Academy St. More...

Cold Spring/Garrison Chamber Summer Music Series Raises Money for CS Fire Company

At the Cold Spring/Garrison Area Chamber of Commerce More...

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