October 12, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Town Board Approves Golf Club Planned Development District; Quarry Pond PDD Tabled

Budget hearing dates set

The Garrison Golf Club Planned Development District was given the go-ahead last Thursday at the monthly meeting of the Philipstown Town Board. More...

Electronics and Household Hazardous Waste Cleanup Day This Saturday

The Putnam County Department of Health and New York State DEC are co-sponsoring a free Household Hazardous Waste and Computer/TV/Cell Phone Cleanup Day scheduled this Saturday, October 15, 2005 from 9 am to 1 pm (rain or shine) at Fahnestock State Pa More...

Priscilla Keresey is Democratic Candidate for Putnam Valley Town Council

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Public Notice

The Village Board of Nelsonville will be a holding special meeting on Thursday, October 13 at 8 pm to discuss possible changes to the Village of Nelsonville Zoning Laws and water and sewer matters. More...

Coming Events

 

Schools

PVES Holds 4th Grade Bingo Night – First Bingo Event of the Year

In a continuing tradition, on Friday, September 30th the Putnam Valley PTA sponsored the first of its grade level Bingo Nights for the 2005-06 school year. More...

Art Auction Nets $15,000 for Haldane Students

Local photographers, painters, sculptors, textile artists, and printmakers demonstrated a talent for the fine art of fundraising this past Sunday, October 2, when 48 original artworks donated for sale at the Haldane School Foundation More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

James E. Willig

James E. Willig age 79 of Delanson, NY formally of Cold Spring died September 29 2005 at Ellis Hospital in Schenectady. Born in Albany, on January 23, 1926 he was the son of the late August and Catherine Reilly Willig. More...

Fred Santivenere, Sr.

Fred Santivenere, Sr., 93, a life long resident of Cold Spring, passed away peacefully on October 9, 2005. He was born in Cold Spring, NY on November 26, 1911, the son of the late Donato and Philomena Santivenere. More...

Robert Maxon Jett

Robert Maxon Jett, 93, of Gilford, NH, died on Friday, September 30, 2005 at the St. Francis Home in Laconia, NH after a brief illness. Born in Gary, Indiana, on June 7, 1912, he was the son of the late George C. More...

Sports News

Deer Hunting Season Set to Open With Bow Hunting

Nearly 37,000 acres of city water supply lands to be open for deer hunting season More...

Little League Holds Annual Elections Meeting

Due to recent event, the annual elections of the Philipstown Little League had to be postponed. Elections are now scheduled for Tuesday October 18th at the North Highlands Firehouse in Cold Spring, at 7:00 pm. More...

Indoor Lacrosse Registration to Begin

P.L.A.Y. Lacrosse (Philipstown Lacrosse Association for Youth) is entering three teams into the winter lacrosse leagues at the Brewster Sports Dome. Players will need their own equipment. More...

Putnam County Budget Vote Postponed

Legislators honor 4-H, Hispanic Community

After postponing a vote on the 2006 budget originally scheduled for October 5, County Legislators held a very short monthly meeting. More...

Putnam Valley School Board Courts Public Participation in Budget Preparation

External auditor rates PVSD financial condition

Frustrated that the additional public forums on the budget process that Superintendent Gary Tutty held last year did not draw the community as had been hoped, the Putnam Valley School Board spent much of its October 6 meeting considering ways of enha More...

Haldane Board Votes to Sell “Hill West” Property

Board grapples with contractors

At the October 5 meeting of the Haldane Board of Education, after extensive discussion, the board voted to sell the More...

“Calm The Storm,” Music Festival Will Raise Funds for Katrina Relief

Just a reminder to residents that a non-stop musical extravaganza at the Putnam County Park this Saturday will be staged to help raise funds to help out victims of Hurrican Katrina. More...

Bill Mazzuca Seeks Reelection as Town Supervisor

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Focus on Philipstown

Letters to the Editor

Verizon Helps With HopeLine

To the Editor: As October begins, so does Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Over the next few weeks, you More...

Cold Spring Resident Advocates for Alaska Wilderness

Dear Editor: I was recently invited to attend The Alaska Wilderness Week in Washington, D.C. a five day event to learn skills on how to best protect The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. More...

In Memory of an Unsung Community Hero

Letter to the Editor: On October 1, 2005, Bill Rossano passed away (see Obituary 10/5/05). He was just 60 years old; but he More...

Births

Gracey Rose Mazzella

Amy and James Mazzella are the proud parents of baby girl Gracey Rose, who was born on September 2, 2005. The family lives in Putnam Valley. More...

Arianna Lee Carey

Asia and Joshua Carey of Cortlandt Manor proudly announce the birth of their daughter Arianna Lee on September 17th. More...

Elaina Rose Forgione

Elaina Rose Forgione was born on September 14, 2005 to Wappingers Falls parents Emily and Gino Forgione. More...

Briefly Noted

Putnam Valley Fall Blood Drive Seeks Donors

On Tuesday October 18, from 2:30 until 8 pm, Putnam Valley will be hosting itss annual Fall Blood Drive at the Main Firehouse on Oscawana Lake Road next to Town Hall. More...

Philipstown Reform Synagogue Rabbi Shares Journey to India and Pakistan

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Women’s Symposium Promises Ladies a Day of Pampering and Humor

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