June 30, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Cold Spring Creek Topic of Interest at Board Meeting

The Creek circles around the Village and comes off of Bull Hill. It crosses under Rt. 301 and runs by the Presbyterian Church and continues between Garden Street and Church Street. More...

Lake Peekskill Improvement District Sees Renaissance

Edward Paul Greiff

Something happened at the June 25, 2005 Lake Peekskill Improvement District Quarterly meeting. The crowd of over 90 people walked away from this meeting passionate and determined to improve the look and appearance of Lake Peekskill. More...

Coming Events

 

Schools

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, July 6 at noon and Monday, July 18 at 6 pm at its Hudson Valley Center, 200 North Central Avenue, H More...

Stacy Wiese Graduates The College of St. Rose

On Saturday, May 14, 2005, Stacy Rose Wiese graduated from The College of Saint Rose in Albany. More...

Belluscio and Cortalano Named to SUNY Dean’s List

Joseph Belluscio of Cold Spring and Geoffrey Cortalano of Garrison have been named to the Dean More...

Briefly Noted

Forth of July Service Planned at Mekeel’s Corner Chapel

The Mekeel More...

Mike and Kacey Win State Broadcaster’s Best On-Air Broadcast Team

WHUD More...

Area Residents Serve Needy in Hudson Valley and Appalachia

The Capuchin Youth and Family Ministries (CYFM), located in Garrison, is once again sponsoring two outreach programs this summer giving dozens of youth and adults an opportunity to serve the poor and needy in the Hudson Valley area as well as in Harl More...

Legislature Proposes Changes to Trades Code

Board volunteers share their disappointment with proposal

At their June 7 monthly meeting, the Putnam County Legislature set the stage for a re-writing of the portion of the County Code that deals with the Electrical, Plumbing and Home Improvement Boards, to the expressed dismay of some of the volunteers wh More...

Putnam Valley Board of Education Ratifies Agreement with Teachers

Taxpayers show up in force to air opinions on teachers

The June 23, 2005 meeting of the Putnam Valley Board of Education was held before an audience of approximately 125 angry, frustrated, and concerned people, most either coming exclusively to hear other opinions or express their own about the upcoming More...

Flooding Main Concern of Monthly Nelsonville Board Meeting

Butterfield Hospital Property plans and Route 301 debris sources of concern

Most of the discussion at the June 6th monthly meeting of the Village of Nelsonville Board of Trustees centered around the flooding of the brook behind the "Toll House" which took place during the heavy rains of April 2-3 wherein Main Stree More...

State Legislature Passes Law Which Prohibits ATV’s From Pulling Inflatable Devices

Law prompted by tragic death of Putnam Valley teenager Dustin Strumke

On Thursday, June 16th, the New York State Legislature passed a bill (S2232/A.4436) that would prohibit the operator of an All Terrain Vehicle (ATV) from pulling or towing a person on an inflatable device. More...

Cold Spring Village to Begin Issuing Parking Permits for Area West of Railroad Tracks

Due to the limitations on available parking between the Metro North Commuter Railroad and the Hudson River, the Village of Cold Spring has resolved to enforce four-hour parking along the entire Riverfront area and two-hour parking on West Street to d More...

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Focus on Philipstown

Letters to the Editor

Tots Park Needs More Volunteers and Fewer Complainers

The Tots Park on High Street has been a reliable source of fun for the children of our community, and a haven of support and friendship for their parents. More...

Has the Indy 500 Come to Perks Blvd?

Dear Editor: More...

PV Resident Highlights Barger Road Traffic Issue

I have been a Putnam Valley resident for almost 18 years. I am glad I moved here, and honestly, don More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Raquel Sanchez Mariche

Raquel Sanchez Mariche, age 68, of Cold Spring and The Bronx, died on Saturday, June 25, 2005 at Skyview Nursing Home in Croton-on-Hudson. Born on September 3, 1936 in Ponce, Puerto Rico, Ms. More...

Sports News

Mount Offers Soccer Camp for Boys and Girls

Mount Saint Mary College will offer its second annual Soccer Camp July 18-22 for boys and girls aged eight to 15. More...

Philipstown Junior League Division Finishes 2005 Season With Combined Winning Record

Thirteen and fourteen year-old group looks ahead to first All-Star game on July 5

It More...

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