September 21, 2005 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Putnam Holistic Moms Host 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...

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Putnam Hospital to Sponsor Free Breast Cancer Awareness Dinner Series

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Free Mental Health Screenings, Program Available on October 6th

Area residents experiencing symptoms of depression can seek help and peace of mind through free mental health screenings that will be offered at Putnam Hospital Center on Thursday, October 6th, National Depression Screening Day. More...

Putnam Hospital Better Breathers Club to Meet

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Drew UMC to Hold Dinner

The Drew United Methodist Church, 28 Gleneida Avenue, Carmel, will be holding a Lobster and Chicken dinner on Saturday, October 8, 2005 from 4pm to 7:30pm. More...

MS Support Group Offered at Hudson Valley Hospital

Hudson Valley Hospital Center is the host for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society More...

Lung Cancer: Learn Who’s At Risk

Join health professionals for an informative talk about the risks of lung cancer, symptoms, and the latest treatment techniques on Thursday, September 29 from 6:30 pm to 8 pm at Hudson Valley Hospital Center More...

Beacon Man Arrested in Cold Spring for Motor Vehicle Violation

Commanding Officer Darrell Burris of the Village of Cold Spring Police arrested Christopher S. More...

Highland Man Arrested for Driving Without a License and Possession of Marihuana in Cold Spring

On September 13, 2005 Charles L Vanburen (26) of Highland was stopped, by Commanding Officer Darrell Burris of the Village of Cold Spring Police, on Morris Avenue for speeding in a school zone. More...

Maggie Chestnut Participated in Washington Press Conference

Amanda (Maggie) Chesnut, a senior at Putnam Valley High School, was in Washington, DC on Tuesday and Wednesday, September 13 and 14, 2005. More...

Hudson Valley Hospital Staff Distribute Material on Prostate Cancer at Car Show Event

L to R: Ann Athas and Wendy Cohen of the Marketing Department at Hudson Valley Hospital Center at their table at the Road Knights Car Show recently. They distributed educational material on the importance of annual screening for prostate cancer. More...

Temple Beth-El Hosts Artisans’ Exhibit

On Sunday, September 25th from noon to 4 pm, Temple Beth-El will hold an arts and artisans More...

Sheriffs’ Week Proclaimed in New York State

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports that the week of September 18th through September 24th has been proclaimed Sheriffs More...

Philipstown Cub Scouts To Hold Registration

Philipstown Cub Scout Pack 137 has begun registration for the 2005-2006 school year. More...

Still Time to Register for Local Walk for Breast and Ovarian Cancer Awareness

Support Connection, Inc., a not-for-profit organization offering free, confidential support services to people affected by breast and ovarian cancer, is still accepting registrations for their 11th Annual Support-A-Walk. More...

Women’s Resource Center Hosts Program on Child Sexual Abuse

Prevention and treatment information offered

The public is cordially invited to attend a screening of the award-winning movie The Woodsman. All screenings are open to the public and are free of charge. This film is rated "R" which is not suitable for children to view. More...

Free Breast and Cervical Cancer Screenings at Putnam Hospital

The Putnam County Healthy Living Partnership offers free breast and cervical cancer screenings for uninsured and underinsured women 40 and older throughout the year. More...

Free Caregivers Support Group Offered by Hospice Care

People often feel overwhelmed when a loved one becomes ill. It can become an even more trying time when you suddenly find yourself in the role of the primary caregiver. More...

PHC to Offer One-Day Prepared Childbirth Class

The Birthing Center at Putnam Hospital Center has scheduled its next one-day prepared childbirth class for Saturday, October 15th, from 9 am to 5 pm, at the hospital at 670 Stoneleigh Avenue in Carmel. More...

Hudson Valley Hospital Center Offers Lung Exam

Put your mind at rest and take the test. Hudson Valley Hospital Center is now providing, for a limited time, a special offer for a pain-free exam to detect lung abnormalities for people who smoke, or have smoked in the past. More...

Putnam County Clerk’s Office Expands Web Access

Putnam County Clerk Dennis J. Sant announced the implementation of an innovative web-based service, Landaccess.com., to provide the public with secure internet access to Putnam County More...

Philipstown Firefighter Facing Arson Charges

No. Highlands F.D. volunteer charged with setting two brush fires

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Anthony Merante Hurt in Bicycle Spill on Route 9D

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports that Cold Spring resident Anthony Merante was hurt in a fall from his bicycle on September 10th. More...

Putnam Valley Teens Face Burglary Charges

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the September 8, 2005 arrest of two Putnam Valley youths on charges that they burglarized a home in that Town back in August. More...

Bannerman’s Island Opens to Public Via Regular Boat Trips

The Putnam County News and Recorder joined a boatload of Hudson Valley adventurers on Saturday, September 9, for the kickoff tour of Bannerman More...

Talk of the Town

Cold Spring is being held up as a model community by the Glenville Democrat, W.Va. newspaper thanks to John Levine of the Downtown Tavern. The publisher stopped by the Tavern and was so impressed, he wrote about it when he got home! More...

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