September 28, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Four Honored for Contributions to Putnam Valley Elementary School Renovation

Bothwell Report enrollment estimates questioned

The September 22 meeting of the Putnam Valley Board of Education began on an upbeat note as Superintendent Gary Tutty distributed "Pride in Putnam Valley" certificates of appreciation to four people involved with the renovations of the Elem More...

Treasurer of Philipstown Little League Charged With Embezzling League Funds

The Putnam County Sheriff recently reported that the treasurer of the Philipstown Little League has been arrested and charged with felony grand larceny for stealing money from the league More...

PARC Issues "Traffic Advisory"

Please note that runners and walkers will be on local roads in the Village of Cold Spring and Garrison this Sunday participating in PARC More...

Veterans Invited to March in Nelsonville Parade

The Nelsonville Sesquicentennial Committee has invited all American Legion members, Veterans of Foreign Wars members and all other veterans who are residents of Philipstown to march in the 150th Celebration of the Incorporation of the Village of Nels More...

 

Schools

Mount Saint Mary Holds Alumni Weekend

"As Time Goes By" is the theme as Mount Saint Mary College invites alumni back to campus from September 30 through October 2. It More...

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 Thursday, October 6 at noon and Tuesday, October 18 at 6 pm at its Hudson Valley Center, 200 North Central Ave More...

PV PTA Welcomes Back Students and Families with Gala Picnic

The Putnam Valley Elementary and Middle School PTA has been hard at work on the transitioning of young children into the district as well as into new buildings in the district. More...

Sports News

Haldane Girls Volleyball Wins Tournament

The Haldane Varsity Volleyball team claimed first place in the "301 Invitational" hosted by Carmel High School on Saturday September 24, 2005. More...

Philipstown Hawks Mitey-Mites Win First Game 20-13

The Hawks had a tough game against the Wappingers Giants. More...

Jr. Pee Wee Hawks Gain Victory

The Jr. Pee Wee Hawks were victorious on Sunday beating the Beacon Bears 27-0. Four differant Hawk players scored: Eddie Mrosik (12 carries-113 yards) Ray DiFrancisco(1 carry-79 yards. More...

Ethics Board Report on Assessment Board Actions Highlights Putnam Valley Town Board Meeting

Putnam Valley More...

Haldane Dedicates New Building

The official dedication ceremony for the new addition to the Haldane campus happened Saturday, September 24, on a beautiful late-summer afternoon. More...

Transportation Study Contract Awarded for GUFS

Study expected to be finished in time for budget consideration next year

If there was any theme to the diverse elements comprising the Garrison Board of Education More...

Richard Shea Seeks Reelection to Town Board

Richard Shea has announced that he will seek reelection to the Town Board as a Democrat this November. A lifelong resident of Philipstown, Richard More...

Philipstown Collecting Teddy Bears for Children Affected by Katrina

The Town of Philipstown is collecting new teddy bears for the children who were affected by Hurricane Katrina. More...

Focus on Philipstown

Obituaries  Free Access 

John R. "Jack" Christian, Sr.

John R. "Jack" Christian, Sr., age 85, a long-time resident of Nelsonville, NY died on Friday, September 23, 2005 at the Westchester Medical Center, Valhalla. More...

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Briefly Noted

Temple Beth El to Host Events

Temple Beth El on Grand Avenue in Poughkeepsie will be holding what they call Synaplex Shabbat on Saturday, October 1st. At 9am they are offering Moving Into Shabbat, a refreshing and invigorating way to celebrate Shabbat. More...

Buddha Relics Come to Chuang Yen Monastery

A precious collection of sacred relics of the Buddha and many other Buddhist masters, currently touring the world, is stopping briefly in Carmel on Saturday, October 15 and Sunday, October 16 from 10 am to 5 pm each day at the Chuang Yen Monastery. More...

Children’s Committee Welcomes New Members

Two new members, Mary Uhle and Reinette Littell, joined the The Putnam County Children More...

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