April 28, 2005 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

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...

Hudson Valley Hospital Center Receives ACR Accreditation

The Radiology Department at Hudson Valley Hospital Center has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation for outstanding ultrasound qualifications in the area of personnel and adequacy of facility equipment. More...

Franciscan Friars of the Atonement to Inaugurate National Wildflower Week

The Franciscan Friars of the Atonement will inaugurate National Wildflower Week at Graymoor at the 11am Mass in Pilgrim Hall on Sunday, May 1st. Wildflower seeds will be blessed and planted nearby immediately after the Mass. More...

Chuang Yen Monastery Announces 2005 Sunday Programs

On Sunday mornings beginning at 9:30 and ending at Noon, the Chuang Yen Monastery will offer a morning Meditation and Talk. Also on Sundays will be a Buddhist Book Discussion Group from 10:40 am to Noon and Buddhist Talks from 1:30 More...

After Hours Gathering in CV Park District Leads to Marihuana Arrest

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the arrest of two teenaged girls following an investigation into subjects "hanging out" in a local park district after regular hours of operation. More...

PHC Holds Workshop on Helping Children Grieve

On Monday, May 16th, and Monday, May 23rd, Putnam Hospital Center and Hospice Care in Westchester & Putnam, Inc., will sponsor a free two-session interactive workshop that will teach parents, teachers, child care providers and other caregivers te More...

Manitoga’s Summer Nature and Design Camp Hosts Open Day

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

Flowering Bulbs on Display at Orange County Arboretum

A spectacular display of over 30,500 bulbs are emerging now at the Orange County Arboretum, Thomas Bull Memorial Park, Route 416, Campbell Hall. More...

Healing Arts Program Offers an Alternative Comfort to Hospice Care Patients

Facing end-of-life is the most stressful and traumatic experience someone can face. It is the goal of Hospice Care in Westchester & Putnam to give patients a sense of well-being, comfort, and peacefulness during this most difficult time. More...

Putnam Hospital to Offer Free Breastfeeding Class

On Thursday, May 5th, from 7:30 to 9 pm, Putnam Hospital Center More...

Hudson Highlands Museum Celebrates Native Plant Month

As part of the Museum of the Hudson Highlands More...

Free Program on Anxiety Disorders Offered by PHC

As part of its observance of National Anxiety Disorders Screening Day, Putnam Hospital Center More...

Talk of the Town

Nelsonville is planning their 150th Anniversary! If you have any memorabilia that can contribute to the celebration, which will take place on Oct. 8, contact Ande Merante at 265-2177. More...

Franciscan Friars of The Atonement-Graymoor Present Photograher Michael Garber: A Dialogue With Vince

In a celebration of May as Older Americans Month, the Franciscan Friars of the Atonement will display the photographs of Rockland County photographer Michael Garber. More...

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...

Free Healthcare Proxy Forms Available from Hudson Valley Hospital Center

Hospital inserts wallet-size version in mailing to 55,000 households

Hudson Valley Hospital Center is blanketing the region with Healthcare Proxy forms in order to raise awareness, and educate people to make sure their healthcare decisions are carried out exactly as they wish. More...

Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. and Riverkeeper to Host 16th Annual Shad Festival

Hudson Riverkeeper Alex Matthiessen, Robert F. More...

Putnam County Participates in National Day of Prayer

Dr. More...

Westchester Resident Arrested for Possession of Marijuana

On April 14th Donald B. Smith reports the April 14, 2005 arrest of a Westchester County resident for possessing marijuana. A Sheriff More...

Putnam Hospital Center Announces Women’s Health Fair

Will offer free screenings, demonstrations, information

Women: It More...

Carpenters Recruit Apprentices

The Empire State Carpenters Apprenticeship Committee, Local 11, will conduct recruitment from May 3 through October 27 for five carpenter apprentices, State Labor Commissioner Linda Angello announced. More...

American Sewing Guild Forms New Chapter in the Hudson Valley

The American Sewing Guild, a national organization with over 120 active chapters in the US, announces the formation of its newest chapter, the Hudson Valley New York Chapter. More...

Rondout Electric Recruits Apprentices

Rondout Electric, Inc., will conduct apprentice recruitment from May 3 through October 25 for four electrician apprentices, State Labor Commissioner Linda Angello announced. More...

Putnam Hospital Center’s Free Diabetes Support Group to Focus on Lyme Disease

The next meeting of Putnam Hospital Center More...

Salamander Sleuths and Frog Finders Meet at Museum of Hudson Highlands

On Saturday, April 30, as part of its Saturday Program series, the Museum of the Hudson Highlands presents "Salamander Sleuths and Frog Finders," 10am at the Museum More...

Support Connection Announces Program for People Living with Cancer

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Clearwater Festival to be Held at Croton Point Park in June

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