January 25, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Two Charged in Fight at Brewster High School

Principal and Assistant Principal injured while breaking up student altercation

Dr. Joseph Sabatella, Interim Superintendent of the Brewster Central School District, and Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. More...

Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival Celebrates 20th Anniversary with New State-of-the Art Theater Tent

The Festival

It was twenty years ago that the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival began with a handful of performances of More...

Troop 41 Honors Newest Eagle Scout Francis Warren Rush IV

Eagle Scout Francis Warren Rush IV, of Putnam Valley

More than 150 people turned out recently to honor Boy Scout Troop 41 More...

Butterfield Library to Hold Book Sale

The Butterfield Library will hold a Book Sale during library hours starting Saturday, February 4th and ending February 11th. Hundreds of books of all kinds will be on sale at special bargain prices. More...

 

Arts and Entertainment

Stories of Peace for Grownups to Be Offered

On Sunday, January 29 from 2-4 pm The Dutchess County Interfaith Story Circle will feature More...

Library Seeks Tutors

Howland Public Library on 313 Main Street in Beacon is seeking volunteer tutors to donate one or two hours per week after school at the library. More...

Sunflowers Group Exhibit Brings Warmth for the Winter

The Flat Iron Gallery of Peekskill will have a group theme show of oil paintings, silk paintings, watercolors, drawings, photographs, prints, and sculpture by thirty area artists entitled, More...

Letters to the Editor

Suggests a Conflict of Interest

Reprinted at the request of the Author to the Cold Spring Planning Board Dear Planning Board Members: More...

Tendy Should Collaborate With New PV Town Board

To the Editor: I don More...

Where is the Justice?

Letter to Kevin Wright, Putnam County District Attorney, reprinted at the request of the author Sir: More...

Briefly Noted

Mid-Winter Activities Abound at Temple Beth-El

Film festival and youth dance planned

On January 28, Saturday evening Temple Beth-El More...

Putnam Hospital Center to Offer Arthritis Program

Putnam Hospital Center will offer a special program on More...

PV Senior Center to Have a Valentine Party

Putnam Valley Senior Center, 117 Town Park Lane (off Oscawana Lake Road), is having a Valentine Party for all Putnam Valley seniors, Wednesday, February 15th from 11 am until 3 pm. More...

Mother Nature Turns Off Lights on Putnam Valley’s Public Hearings and Town Board Meeting

When you drove up to Town Hall for the January 18, 2006 Town Board meetings you were greeted by total darkness and a deafening silence. Pieces of paper with messages written on them were scotch-taped inside the two glass front doors at Town Hall. More...

Presentation Given to Garrison BOE on Haldane’s Curriculum

Haldane Superintendent stresses excellence in curriculum and school

Having lamented the dearth of residents who attend the Garrison Board of Education meetings, Board President Anita Prentice must have been gratified when approximately ten residents, in addition to the regular attendees, were present at the January 1 More...

PV Parks & Recreation Launches Start of a Spectacular 2006 Season in the Park

Parks & Recreation staff members Barney Hable (l) and Sherry Howard (r) model the 2006 Sunset Series Tee Shirts now available More...

Putnam County Legislator McGuigan Calls On All Parents to be Aware of myspace.com Website

With internet technology rapidly changing, today More...

New York City Resident Killed in Route 9 Crash

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports that a New York City man was killed in a three-vehicle crash in the Town of Philipstown on Saturday, January 14, 2006. The victim, Mr. More...

Desmond-Fish Library Offers Computer Workshop

A beginning computer workshop will be offered at the DesmondFish Library in Garrison on Monday, January 30 at 2:30 pm. Called More...

Focus on Philipstown

Schools

Grant Applications to ‘Teach the Hudson Valley’ Due March 20

Teaching the Hudson Valley (THV) makes annual grants of up to $10,000 each to public and private schools in the region. Applications for the 200607 school year are now available at www.TeachingtheHudsonValley.org. More...

Michael T. Kivisalu Made Michigan Tech’s Dean’s List

More than 1,400 students were placed on the fall 2005 Dean 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 Tuesday, February 7 at noon; Saturday, February 11 at 11 am; and Wednesday, February 22 at 6 pm at its Hudson More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Helen R. Patterson

Helen R. Patterson passed away December 29, 2005 in New Bern, NC. The daughter of Oscar and Annie Lumpkin Reynolds, she was born in Danville, VA. She was 93 years old. More...

Mary E. Dillon

Mary E. Dillon, Age 90, of Cold Spring, NY, died on Thursday January 12, 2006 at her residence in Cold Spring. More...

John E. Thorpe II

John E. Thorpe II died at Elant of Newburgh after a five-year courageous battle with lung cancer on Sunday, January 15, 2006. More...

Sports News

PV Lacrosse Club to Hold Sign Ups

The Putnam Valley Lacrosse Club will hold sign ups on Saturday, January 28 and Saturday, February 4 from noon to 4 pm at the PV Elementary School. More...

Nastasi Swishes to Honor

Manhattanville freshman Olivia Nastasi of Cold Spring earned the Skyline Confrence Rookie of the Week award helping the Valiants to a 3-0 record last week. More...

Knights of Columbus Announce Winners of Free Throw

Nine boys and girls from Philipstown, ages 10 to 14, were named local champions of the Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championship and have earned the right to compete at the district level. More...

Weekly Poll

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