November 23, 2005 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Franciscan Friars of the Atonement Hold Sunday Advent Vesper Services

During Advent, which begins November 27th, the Franciscan Friars of the Atonement will celebrate Sunday Vespers in Little Flower Friary Chapel, Graymoor at 4 pm. More...

Franciscan Friars of The Atonement Present Program About C.S. Lewis

On Tuesday, November 29th, at 7:30 pm, the Franciscan Friars of the Atonement will present a special preview of C.S. Lewis: Beyond Narnia in the third floor seminar rooms at the Graymoor Spiritual Life Center. More...

St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church Hosts Christmas Bazaar

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Brewster Holiday Lighting and Caroling Festival

On Saturday, December 3rd at 5 pm the Southeast Museum will sponsor the Brewster Holiday Lighting and Caroling Festival. Join friends and neighbors to celebrate the holiday season. More...

County Office for Disabled Moved to New Location

County Executive Robert 5. Bondi announces the move of the Putnam County Office for the Disabled. The office is now located at the Donald B. Smith Government Campus at 110 Old Route 6 in Carmel. More...

Local Early Intervention Coordinating Council Holds December Meeting

The December 2005 meeting of the above Council will take place on Friday, December 9th commencing at 10 am in Classroom 1 at the Putnam County Training and Operations Center, 112 Old Route 6, Carmel. These meetings are open to the public. More...

PHC to Offer Free Blood Pressure Screening

Putnam Hospital Center will offer free blood pressure screening, open to the public, on Thursday, December 15th, from 1 to 3 pm. It will be held in the main lobby of the hospital, located at 670 Stoneleigh Avenue in Carmel. More...

Dr. Suzi Tortora Appears On ABC’s Eyewitness News

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Fishkill Creek Watershed Committee to Meet

The Fishkill Creek Watershed Committee will hold its monthly meeting on Monday, December 5, from 7-9 pm at the East Fishkill Community Library, Rt. 376, Hopewell Junction (next to East Fishkill Town Hall). The public is invited. More...

Cold Spring Lions Club Continues Hurricane Katrina Assistance

The water came and receded from Slidell, erasing a lifetime of memories. For many the meaning of home left with them. More...

Lions Club Election Day Luncheon Hosts Gold Star Mother Memorial Speaker

At its traditional Election Day luncheon held this year at Incredible Caterers, the Lions Club speaker, Vincent Savale of the Putnam County Joint Veteran More...

Cold Spring Police and Fire Company Presented Safe Boaters Course

On Saturday November 12, 2005, the Cold Spring Police Department in cooperation with the Cold Spring Fire Company presented a New York State Parks Recreation and Historic Preservation Safe Boaters Course. More...

Governor Announces Initiatives to Increase Production and Use of Biofuels in New York State

Requires state agencies, public authorities to boost use of renewable fuels

Governor Pataki announced on November 20th a major initiative to increase the production of biofuels in New York State, part of a comprehensive plan to develop and expand markets for ethanol and other biofuels, and help reduce our dependence on forei More...

MSMC Presents Christmas Vespers

Mount Saint Mary College will present its annual Christmas Vespers service at 7 pm, Sunday December 4th in the Dominican Sisters of Hope Chapel. The program is free and the public is welcome. More...

Temple Beth-El Announces December Events

On December 2nd, Temple Beth-El will hold Shabbat services beginning at 9:00 am. The entire weekend will have a Hanukkah theme. They will have special sermons and sessions led by Rabbi Case and rabbinical student, Fred Elias and guests. More...

Chapel Opens Its Doors To All On November 26

The Chapel of Our Lady Restoration will open its doors to all on Saturday, November 26, from 3 to 8 p.m. Guest organists will play holiday music from 4:30 to 7:30, for the pleasure of those who come and go. More...

Cold Spring UMC to Host Yuletide Craft Fair

The women of the United Methodist Church are busy preparing for their annual Yuletide Craft Fair. Join in the fun on November 26, 2005 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. There will be many hand made items crafted by members and friends of the Church. More...

Humane Society Presents Holiday Cookie Walk

The Putnam Humane Society presents their first Holiday Cookie Walk on Saturday December 17th from 11:00-3:00 at the Drew United Methodist Church, 28 Gleneida Avenue, Carmel. There will be tons of cookies! More...

Philipstown Hosts Free Workshop on Stormwater Construction-Related Activity

The Town of Philipstown is holding an educational workshop on stormwater construction related activity, Wednesday, November 30th, 2005 at 8 pm in Town Hall, 238 Main Street, Cold Spring. More...

Sheriff’s Cadets Seek Holiday Gifts for Underprivileged Youngsters

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith announces that the Sheriff More...

Tupperware Sale to Raise Funds for the Discovery Center

Will benefit interactive children

On Tuesday November 29th from 4-7pm, The Discovery Center will hold a Tupperware Sale fund raiser at The Pinnacle Restaurant in Somers (directions www. pinnaelerestaurant.com). More...

State Budget Amendment Sponsored by Galef/Leibell Fails

Voters approve $2.9 billion Roads Referendum

Fix the roads, but not the budget process, New York State voters told their elected officials this month as they voted down a bi-partisan proposal sponsored by local legislators Assemblyperson Sandy Galef and State Senator Vincent Leibell, and passed More...

Putnam Hospital Center Annual Gala Dinner and Ball Held

Putnam Hospital Center celebrated providing 41 years of quality healthcare to the community with a More...

Putnam Offers Free Youth Council for Teens

The Putnam County Youth Bureau will be offering a free program called Youth Council, which is open to students in grades nine through twelve. More...

New Support Group Started for Women Recently Diagnosed with Breast Cancer

A new monthly educational and support group for women who have been recently diagnosed with breast cancer is being co-sponsored by Support Connection, a not-for-profit organization offering free and confidential breast and ovarian cancer support serv More...

Candlelight Shopping to Start in Beacon

Lighting of new street decorations signals beginning of holiday shopping

The Beacon Arts Community Association (BACA) announced a lighting ceremony for the new Beacon Main Street decorations. Much appreciation goes to those who supported the BACA fund raising event Christmas in July and to Beacon More...

Auxilians at Hudson Valley Hospital Center Raise Funds for New Beds

Left to right: Barbara Rutkowski, Sheila Guida (copresidents of the auxiliary of Hudson Valley Hospital Center); John C. More...

Senior Menu

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Talk of the Town

The holiday season will be in full swing this weekend. On Saturday the annual More...

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