August 24, 2005 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Census Bureau to Update Numbers on Employment

U.S. Census Bureau data show that the country More...

Online Banking: Should You or Shouldn’t You?

Does being able to check the balance in your checking account at 2 am have a certain appeal? How about having your mortgage payment made while you More...

Man Charged With Providing Alcohol to Minor

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the August 2nd, 2005 arrest of a Town of Patterson resident after it was revealed that he had provided alcoholic beverages to an under-aged drinker. More...

Strutt Your Mutt Returns

The Putnam Humane Society More...

Putnam Holistic Moms Announce Network Meeting

Join the Putnam County Holistic Moms as they gather to discuss holistic living and parenting and share their wisdom on natural living. More...

Hudson Valley Hospital Replaces All Inpatient Beds

Environmental Services staff assists in getting the shipment of new "super" beds to the nursing floors at Hudson Valley Hospital Center. More...

Cold Spring Fire Dept. Takes to the River

The Cold Spring Fire Department is not usually thought of as a seagoing outfit but their fire and rescue duties can, and do, take them to the river. More...

Teachers Should Save Receipts for Educator Expense Deduction

With back-to-school sales in full swing, the Internal Revenue Service reminds teachers and other educators to save their receipts for purchases of books and classroom supplies. These out-of-pocket expenses may lower their 2005 taxes. More...

NY Sheriffs’ Association Holds Basic Skills School

The New York State Sheriffs More...

AARP Tax-Aide Seeks Volunteers For 2006

This year, AARP Tax-Aide, the nation More...

Hudson River Swim Postponed Until Sept. 4

Event to benefit first Hudson River floating pool

River Pool at Beacon has postponed the Hudson River Swim 2005 until September 4th at 2:30 pm, for its second annual Newburgh-to-Beacon swim. The goal of the fundraiser is to establish the first floating swimming pool in the Hudson River. More...

Putnam Community Service Network to Host Annual Awards Ceremony

The Putnam Community Service Network, an organization of public and private not for profit human service and community providers, will be hosting their Annual Awards Breakfast on Friday, October 7, 2005 at 9am, at Guideposts, Seminary Hill Road in Ca More...

Reptile Expo Returns to White Plains

Reptiles as pets will be the focus of the NY Metro Reptile Expo at the Westchester County Center in White Plains on Sunday, September 11, from 10am to 4pm. More...

Experts at Lighthouse International Offer Advice

Do you know the differences between normal changes in vision with age and abnormal changes in vision due to age-related eye disease? Despite what most people think, vision loss is not a normal part of aging. More...

Plans Underway For Area’s Largest Breast Cancer Awareness Event

Breakfast Kicks Off Preparations for American Cancer Society

It More...

Temple Beth-El Hosts Open House

Temple Beth-el will be hosting an Open House for their new Kindergarten Sunday class on Tuesday, August 30th, from 10 - 11:30 am. Parents and children will have the opportunity to meet Mrs. More...

Carmel Youth Charged With Larceny at Local Store

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the August 9, 2005 arrest of a Town of Carmel resident after he was detained for attempting to take items from a local supermarket. More...

Sisters of Life Trek Along Part of Appalachian Trail

Sisters of Life took a two-day hike along the Appalachian Trail starting Wednesday, August 17. More...

Meet Dragonflies at Hudson Highlands Museum

On Saturday, September 10, the Museum of the Hudson Highlands introduces its Fall Saturday Programs series with "Dining with Dragonflies", 10am at the Museum More...

Senior Menu

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

Thursday - Stuffed pepper in tomato sauce, corn, tossed salad, fruit cocktail. More...

PARC Announces Grant Funding From Local Foundations and Corporations

Funds will be used to support programs for children and adults with development disabilities

PARC is excited to announce that funding to support several programs for the agency More...

Earned Income Tax Credit May Increase Paychecks for Qualified Employees

Many New York taxpayers may qualify for larger paychecks now. The Internal Revenue Service has good news for certain taxpayers who expect to qualify for the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) for 2005. More...

Greyhound Meet and Greet Planned

Greyhound Rescue and Rehabilitation will hold a "Meet and Greet" from 10 am to 2 pm, Saturday, September 3 at Cortlandt Town Shopping Center, 3131 E. Main Street, Mohegan Lake. More...

Mark Civita Plays Bagpipe Tribute for 9/11 Service

Mark Civita, a resident of Garrison, will play a bagpipe tribute in a 9/11 Service of Remembrance at the Fourth Unitarian Society on Strawberry Road in Mohegan Lake, on September 11, 2005 at Noon. More...

Talk of the Town

Welcome home to Charlie of the CS Pizza. We noticed that there was one less Yankees fan on Main St. while he was gone. More...

Weekly Poll

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