November 9, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Oil Tank Runs Dry While Haldane School Officials Seek Lower Prices for Heating Fuel

Board seeks to solve student parking issues

While school officials from the Haldane Central School District were looking to seal a deal for lower heating oil prices, they received a trick, rather than a treat, on Halloween, when the oil ran out. More...

Putnam County Sex Offender Facing New Charges in New York, Florida, and Nevada

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports that a registered sex offender from Putnam County is facing felony charges in three states after he violated his probation and absconded to Las Vegas with his mother More...

Coming Events

Schools

Poughkeepsie Day School Announces Info Session

Poughkeepsie Day School announces a fall Admissions Information Session to be held in Gilkeson Center on Tuesday, November 15 at 7 pm. Families of students interested in learning about the school More...

Going Batty in Garrison School’s First Grade

The children in Mrs. Martin More...

Adventure Author Peter Lourie Visits Haldane

Adventure Author Peter Lourie presented More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Florence E. Stacey

Florence E. Stacey, 93 years old, of Sugar Land, Texas, passed away Sunday, November 6, 2005. Florence was born on November 11, 1911 to Emil and Louise Beeck. More...

Ruth Loughran

Ruth Loughran, 86, of Garrison, NY passed away on October 29, 2005. Ruth had recently left her Manitou home where for over 75 years she lived an active, vital, and independent life. More...

Briefly Noted

Temple Beth-El to Host Autumn Goods and Services Auction

Temple Beth-El is sponsoring what promises to be a More...

St. Philip’s Church Harvest Sale Scheduled

Once again it More...

Mt. Carmel Baptist Church Holds Annual Christmas Sale

On Saturday, November 19 from 10am to 3pm, Mt. Carmel Baptist Church will be hosting their annual Christmas Sale. They are offering lunch from 11:30am to 1:30pm. For sale are new and used items, baked goods, cheese, and more. More...

County in Strong Fiscal Shape According to Auditor

But, why the shortfall? ask Legislators

Nothing in Putnam County More...

PV School District Facilities Five-Year Plan Undergoes Preliminary Vetting

First quarter budget status portends surplus at Fiscal Year

At its November 3 meeting, the Putnam Valley Board of Education spent most of the evening grappling with the mandatory building condition survey and questioning Director of Operations Nick Bellantoni over a number of the assessments and conclusions t More...

Garrison School Board Attempting to Curb Excessive Student Absences

Impact on children

Citing a statistic that eight Garrison students had missed more than 30 days of school during the past school year, School Superintendent Gloria Colucci emphasized the impact of attendance on a child More...

Friends of Fishkill Road Seek Clean Up Assistance

Friends of Fishkill Road will again be out in force to clean up Fishkill Road on Saturday, November 19th. The group will meet at 8 am at the east end (by the N. Highlands Fire Department) and continue down the road until finished. More...

Public Notices

Bagged leaves will be picked up at the curbside in the Village of Cold Spring on Wednesdays during the month of November. More...

Meeting Videos from PCN&R

Letters to the Editor

PV Town Board Can Certainly Impact School Taxes

To the Editor: In the past couple of weeks there have been two ads placed in the Pennysaver that have caught my attention. Both of which, either in whole or in part, raised the issue of the property tax method of financing education. More...

Extremist Epithet Carelessly Applied to Alito

To the Editor: How tiresome it More...

CS Fire Company Haunted House Was a Scream for Adults Too

To the Editor: I wanted to write and let the community know that the Cold Spring Fire Company More...

Births

Isabella Valenzo

Michelle and Martin Valenzo of Mohegan Lake have a new baby girl, Isabella, who was born at Hudson Valley Hospital on September 28, 2005. More...

Madison Lee Chirico

Roger and Tanya Chirico of Cold Spring welcomed their first daughter Madison Lee on October 4, 2005 at Hudson Valley Hospital. More...

Paige Lynne Ciallela

Paige Lynne was born to proud Yorktown Heights parents Jennifer and Lonnie Ciallela. Maternal grandparents are Bernard and Cynthia Sotter of Yorktown Heights. Paternal grandparents James and Lorraine Ciallela are from Putnam Valley. More...

Sports News

Cold Spring Fire Co. and Police Department Present NYS Boaters Safety Course

The Cold Spring Fire Company in cooperation with the Cold Spring Police Department will present a New York State Boaters Safety Course open to Young Adults, 10 to 17 years old and all Adults on Saturday November 12, 2005 from 8 am to 4 pm. More...

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