April 28, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Diana Swinburne Announces Candidacy for GUFS Board

Diana Swinburne, a lifelong resident of Garrison, announces her candidacy for the Garrison Union Free School Board of Education. More...

James Cannon Runs for Garrison School Board

On April 18, 2005, I filed nominating petitions with the District Clerk of the Garrison Union Free School District supporting my candidacy for an at large position on the Board of Education. More...

Hudson Highlands Land Trust and Glynwood Center Sponsored Local Food Discussion

On Saturday, April 16th, more than 60 people gathered in the main house at the Glynwood Center to hear Dan Barber, the Creative Director at Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture, who was the keynote speaker for an afternoon discussion entitled More...

 

Schools

GUFS Honor Roll Announced

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Cold Spring Lions Club Announces Annual Scholarship

For the 45th consecutive year, The Cold Spring Lions Club will be giving an annual scholarship to a resident of Philipstown. According to the Club, this is a record for consecutive awards given in the area. More...

Empire State College’s Hudson Valley Center to Hold Information Sessions

Empire State College, of the State University of New York, will hold public information sessions about its undergraduate degree programs on Wednesday, May 4 at noon and Tuesday, May 24 at 6 pm at its Hudson Valley Center, 200 North Central Avenue, Ha More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Ezra Parmalee Prentice, Jr.

Ezra Parmalee Prentice, Jr., died on April 16, 2005 in Charlotte, North Carolina. He was 88 years old. Mr. Prentice was born in New York City, the only child of Mary Lanman and Ezra P. More...

Sports News

Haldane Baseball Wins 2 of 3

After a rough start the Devil More...

Ian Thom Wins Championship

Ian Thom shot an amazing 25 for 25 to win the boys 10 year old bracket at the New York State Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championship that was held on April 23 at West Point. More...

Annual Kid’s Fishing Day to be Held May 1

On Sunday, May 1 the Anthony Savastano Memorial Kid More...

Revenue Growth Reported at Putnam National Golf Course

Highway Commissioner answers Fishkill Road funding questions

Last Thursday, Putnam County National Golf Club Manager Bill Tryanoski appeared before the Physical Services committee of the County Legislature, updating lawmakers on the club More...

Putnam Valley Senior Center Building Completed but Waiting for Staffing Funds

Town Day to be held at Town Park this year

PV Councilman Dan Ricci summed up the scene at Putnam Valley More...

Melissa Ricketts Announces Candidacy for Haldane School Board

Melissa Ricketts has announced her candidacy for trustee on the Haldane Central School District Board of Education. More...

Dave Merandy Seeks Election to Haldane Board of Ed

I have decided to seek election as trustee to the Haldane School Board for two reasons. More...

Nancy Wareham-Gordon Gives Position on Issues Facing Garrison School

In seeking a position on the Garrison Union Free School District Board of Education, Ms. Nancy Wareham-Gordon is committed to using her education background to facilitate and enhance the GUFS District management. More...

K9’s Help Fight Cancer

Dogs to bring their owners to Annual "Dogs Walk" at Bear Mountain

Dogs of all ages, colors, shapes and sizes are invited to bring their owners and meet other dogs at the American Cancer Society More...

Free Rabies Vaccination Clinic Offered

The Putnam County Department of Health is sponsoring a free rabies vaccination clinic at the South Putnam Animal Hospital, 230B Baldwin Place Road in Mahopac on Saturday, May 7, 2005 from 3pm - 5pm. More...

Focus on Philipstown

Letters to the Editor

They Support Daughter for Trustee

We would like to take this opportunity to remind your readers of the upcoming Board of Education Election. Our daughter, Melissa Ricketts, is highly qualified for the position of trustee. More...

"Dog Eats Dog" Comes to Cold Spring Restaurants

Editor,

A little over a week ago the Sous Chef at Le Bouchon called in to say that his Grandmother had a heart attack. More...

Conspiracy Theory is Absurd

To the Editor;

This past week we were treated to another chapter of the Pustilnik More...

Births

Jack Raymond Lonce

Jack Raymond Lonce was born April 4, 2005, weighing 8 lbs., to parents Barbara and Edward Lonce of Putnam Valley. More...

Briefly Noted

Governor Renews Commitment to Hudson River Restoration

Announces more than $1.3 million to support Hudson River estuary projects

Governor George E. Pataki has announced more than $1.3 million in Hudson River Estuary grants for 46 local community projects to strengthen and preserve the diverse natural resources of the Hudson River Estuary and its tributaries and watersheds. More...

Health Department Alerts Public to Infant Suffocation Dangers

Reported deaths of infants suffocating on adult beds, sofas, fluffy comforters, and other soft surfaces increased significantly during the last ten years. More...

Senior Menu

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

Thursday - Meatloaf w. gravy, mashed potatoes, peas, pineapple chunks. More...

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