July 13, 2005 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Lighthouse International Experts Offer Advice

Wear sunglasses whenever you are outdoors

Do you know the vital role that sunglasses play in protecting your eyes? More...

Putnam Valley Family Wins Fresh Air Fund’s Friendly Town Photo Contest

The Fresh Air Fund is thrilled to announce the winners of its Annual Friendly Town Photo Contest. Hundreds of host families throughout 13 states and Canada submitted wonderful pictures that reflect the memorable experiences they More...

Scenic Hudson Projects Awarded $640,000 in State Grants

Scenic Hudson is honored that three of its initiatives with Hudson Valley communities were recently selected by Gov. George E. Pataki to receive grants totaling $640,000. More...

Cold Spring Lions Club Installs New Officer

On June 27th, new officers of the Cold Spring Lions Club were inducted by past District Director Richard Kahn. More...

Cold Spring Fire Company to Hold Junior Firefighter Academy

The junior firefighter academy, open to Philipstown residents ages 8 to 13 and will begin on August 1, 2005, and end with a graduation ceremony on Saturday, August 6th. More...

DSS to Hold Public Hearing

The Putnam County Department of Social Services, in conjunction with the Putnam County Youth Bureau, will be holding a Public Hearing on Thursday, July 28th. More...

Richard Rohr to Speak at Graymoor

On Saturday, July 16, the Franciscan Friars of the Atonement will host Fr. Richard Rohr, OFM who will talk on men and grief. More...

Local Churches to Hold Vacation Bible School

The Baptist Church and the United Methodist Churches of Cold Spring and South Highland will hold a Vacation Bible School at the Cold Spring United Methodist Church, Monday through Thursday, August 1 More...

Franciscan Friars Hold Monthly Prayer Meeting

The Franciscan Friars of the Atonement are hosting a Monthly Prayer Meeting on the second Sunday of every month at 2 pm. Everyone is welcome to attend. More...

Census Bureau Will Be Updating Information on Americans’ Spending-Habits

In July 2005, information about how much Americans spend for health care, groceries, clothing, transportation, housing and other items will be collected by U.S. More...

Senior Menu

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

Thursday - Salisbury steak w. mushroon sauce, mashed potatoes, brussel sprouts, pears. More...

New Master Gardener Volunteer Training Program to Begin

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Putnam County will soon be interviewing applicants for the Master Gardener volunteer training program. More...

Lions Honor Ron McConville

At its annual Installation Dinner, hold on June 27th at Incredible Caterers, the Cold Spring Lions Club delivered a certificate honoring Ron McConville for 60 years membership in and service to the Cold Spring Club. More...

Hill-Hold Hosts Herb Day

The annual Herb Day program will feature "Honey, Honey, Honey," an ancient, powerful medicine and divine food, August 2, at the Hill-Hold Museum, 10 am until 1:30 pm. More...

Talk of the town

If all our weekends could be like last weekend, no one could have any complaints about the weather, but, still we heard lots of different ways to express how hot it More...

Weekly Poll

Will you be getting a flu shot this year?
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