May 19, 2005 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

St. Mary’s to Mark Memorial Day with Garden of Remembrance

"In Flanders fields, the poppies blow, between the crosses row on row..." An enduring Memorial Day tradition inspired by this popular World War I poem is rekindled in a special way this year in the heart of Cold Spring. More...

Common Ground Farm to Host Open House

Common Ground Farm, the CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) project in Beacon, will celebrate the start of the growing season with an Open House, Sunday, May 22, 2 More...

2005 Putnam Youth

Awards Presented

The volunteer members of the Putnam County Youth Board, in conjunction with the staff of the Putnam County Youth Bureau, hosted their 20th Annual Youth Awards Dinner at Mahopac Golf Club on Friday evening, April 29th, 2005. More...

Temple Hill Day Honors Purple Heart Recipients

The National Purple Heart Hall of Honor will present a slide show and lecture on Saturday May 28, at 2 pm about the new museum that will be built to honor American soldiers who were either wounded or died in the service of our nation. More...

PARC to Host 9th Annual Business Partnership Celebration

PARC, Putnam County More...

Putnam County Brings Attention to Handicapped Parking

The Putnam County Department of Health in collaboration with the Putnam County Office for People with Disabilities and the Council for the Disabled want to increase the awareness of handicapped parking etiquette for our Putnam County residents. More...

Putnam County Health Department Raises West Nile Virus Awareness

West Nile Virus, a mosquito-borne infection that can cause encephalitis, is now established across the United States. Here in New York, where West Nile Virus was first detected in 1999, it remains a concern as warm weather approaches. More...

Senior Menu

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

Thursday - Salisbury Steak w/mushroom gravy, mashed potatoes, broccoli, fruit cocktail. More...

Our Lady of Loretto Sets Guinness Record

Confirmation candidate Gregory Casement, dressed as an apostle, helps light Our Lady of Loretto's Guinness Record-setting cake. More...

Robert Thurman to Speak at Chuang Yen Monastery

Dr. Robert A.F. Thurman will be conducting a program at the Chuang Yen Monastery on Friday, May 27th. From 3 - 5 pm, Thurman will hold a question and answer session on the Vimalakirti Sutra. More...

Franciscan Sisters of The Atonement at Graymoor Celebrate Jubilee

On Saturday, June 18, the Franciscan Sisters of the Atonement at Graymoor in Garrison, will host Jubilee celebration for four of their Sisters. The four women will be honored for their years of ministry as Franciscan Sisters of the Atonement. More...

Putnam Land Trust Hosts Program on Moss

The Putnam County Land Trust is sponsoring a program on the Amazing World of Moss on Sunday, May 22nd at 1 pm. More...

Memorial Day Observance Schedule Announced in Philipstown

The Memorial Day Committee of Philipstown has announced the schedule for the traditional Memorial Day Parade to be held on Monday, May 30, 2005. The parade will start promptly at 9 am at the foot of Main Street, Cold Spring. More...

More Fresh Air Fund Host Needed for Summer 2005

What does it take to be a host family for The Fresh Air Fund? Mostly, a little room in your heart and your home. Many Fresh Air children have never left the streets of New York City. More...

Electric Safety Tests to be Conducted

With public safety in mind, and in cooperation with the New York State Public Service Commission, Central Hudson Gas & Electric will be conducting a new series of tests of its utility poles and electric facilities beginning this month. More...

Cold Spring Police Joins Safety Belt Crackdown

Aim is to encourage drivers and passengers to buckle up or pay the price

As part of a national campaign to increase safety belt use among drivers and passengers, the Village of Cold Spring Police joins more than 11,000 law enforcement agencies across the country for the Click It or Ticket safety belt mobilization. More...

Governor Pataki Announces Federal Disaster Aid For Five More Counties

Putnam to Get Flood Recovery Aid

Governor George E. Pataki recently announced that five more counties will be eligible to receive federal disaster assistance for damages incurred during the April 2-4 storms and ensuing flooding. More...

Chapel Party to be Held in Gardens of Carolyn and Arthur Ross

Tiptoe through the tulips we will not, for their season is past, but a profusion of other delights will dazzle visitors to the gardens of Carolyn and Arthur Ross, hosts of the June 11 cocktail party to benefit the Chapel of Our Lady Restoration. More...

Joe Chapman to Lead "Signs of Spring" Hike at Manitoga

The woodland paths of Manitoga are host to a profusion of May More...

Highland Garden Club to Meet

The Highland Garden Club meets at the Julia Butterfield Library on Tuesday, May 24th at 1pm. The speaker is Marlo Kovacs of the Hudson Highland Land Trust. Hostesses will be Betty Blanchard, Winnie Rehak and Susanne VonTiesenhausen. More...

Talk of the Town

The warm weather looks like its here to stay, go out and enjoy the weather. There More...

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