March 1, 2006 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Putnam Hospital Center to Offer One-Day Prepared Childbirth Class

The Birthing Center at Putnam Hospital Center has scheduled its next one-day prepared childbirth class for Saturday, March 25th, from 9 am to 5 pm, at the hospital at 670 Stoneleigh Avenue in Carmel. More...

Ironworkers Recruit Apprentices

The International Association of Bridge, Structural, Ornamental and Reinforcing Ironworkers, Local 417, will conduct recruitment from March 6 through September 1 for eight ironworker apprentices. More...

Literacy Volunteers Sponsor Penny Social

Literacy Volunteers of Putnam County will be sponsoring a Penny Social for Saturday, March 4 at Guideposts located on Seminary Hill Road in Carmel. The doors will open at 2 pm and the drawing of tickets will begin at 3 pm sharp. More...

Returning of the Green Program Offers Naturalist Experience to Youth

Young naturalists (7-11 years) accompanied by an adult, are invited to the Rockefeller State Park Preserve on Sunday March 12th from 1:30 to 3:30 pm for More...

Build a Nest Box with Wild Birds Unlimited

Rockefeller State Park Preserve invites you to join Wild Birds Unlimited on Sunday March 5th from 1:30 to 3:30 pm to learn how you can make your home more hospitable to birds by setting up a nest box. More...

Unit Management Plan Sessions Scheduled at Stony Kill

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation will conduct two open house meetings for a proposed Draft Unit Management Plan for DEC More...

Delaware Man Charged With Having Fourteen License Suspensions

On February 19, 2006 at about 8:26 pm Deputy John Wynne of the Putnam County Sherrif More...

Pet Owner Charged With Failure to Provide Proper Nutrition

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports on October 29, 2005 Putnam County Sheriff More...

Putnam Hospital Reschedules Arthritis Program

Due to inclement weather, Putnam Hospital Center has rescheduled its special program on More...

Philipstown: Are We Willing To Help Slidell?

Slidell Home, Three Months After Katrina, Uninhabitable

How deeply are we, residents of Philipstown, moved by the catastrophes incurred by the residents of Slidell? Do we fully understand the distorted life that these residents must undergo? More...

Little Stony Point Hosts Maple Syrup Day

Did you know that it takes 40 gallons of sap from the Sugar Maple tree to make just one gallon of maple syrup? Did you know that syrup makers often wait until male Red-winged Blackbirds return to the area before they begin tapping trees? More...

March 11 Village Voter Registration Explained

Village voter registration day will be held in the villages of Cold Spring and Nelsonville at the respective Village Halls on Saturday, March 11, 2006 from 12 noon to 5 pm. More...

Beacon Hewbrew Alliance Hosts Shabbat Across America

Once again Beacon Hebrew Alliance will be participating in the nationally-sponsored program Shabbat Across America. More...

Children’s Carnival Scheduled at Beacon Hebrew Alliance

The Beacon Hebrew Alliance will be celebrating the festival of Purim with their annual Purim carnival, which features games, prizes, great food and raffles, will take place on Sunday, March 12, from 11:30 am to 2 pm. More...

Metro-North’s Spring Schedule Brings Service Improvements on Hudson Line

MTA Metro-North Railroad is boosting service, adding early-bird inbound trains, new outbound express service on the Hudson and Harlem lines, more midday and evening service on the New Haven Line and reducing some travel times. More...

Carpenters Recruit Apprentices

The Empire State Carpenters Apprenticeship Committee, Local 11, will conduct recruitment from March 2 through August 31 for five carpenter (lather) apprentices. More...

Green Chimneys Job Fair To Be Held March 30th

Green Chimneys, one of the largest employers in Putnam County and the winner of a New York State 2005 More...

Create Summer Memories: Host a New York City Child

Your backyard could be a summertime oasis to an innercity child. Close to 5,000 New York City children visit volunteer host families in the Northeast for two weeks or longer each summer through The Fresh Air Fund More...

Putnam Federal Credit Union Signs Lease for Brewster Branch

Putnam Federal Credit Union announced today that it has completed negotiations to lease space for a new branch on Route 22 in Brewster. The facility, to be opened by July 2006, will be located in the Brewster Towne Center. More...

Lake Carmel Mother and Daughter Charged with Burglary

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports that on Sunday February 19, 2006 at about 2:30 pm the Sheriffs office received a call of a possible residential burglary in progress on Prospect Street in the Village of Brewster. More...

Patterson Youth Arrested Twice in One Week

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports that a 17 year old Patterson youth faces a criminal charges for the second time after being arrested for twice in a one week period. More...

PHC’s Free Diabetes Support Group Resumes Meetings

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Beacon Hebrew Alliance to Offer Scout Shabbat

The Beacon Hebrew Alliance will host a special Scout Shabbat service on Friday, March 10, at 7:30 pm. Scouts should wear their vest, sash or full uniforms. Attending girl scouts will receive a Shabbat patch to place on the back of the vest. More...

Senator Leibell to Serve on Port Security Task Force

Calls on Congress to investigate foreign takeover of ports and introduces bills to address existing security vulnerabilities More...

Fishkill Creek Watershed Committee to Meet

The Fishkill Creek Watershed Committee will hold its monthly meeting on Monday, March 6, 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...

Western Putnam Economic Development Effort Begins Organization Process

The newly-formed Economic Development Council, which was created as a result of the facilitated meeting several weeks ago at the Cold Spring Depot Restaurant, met last Monday, February 20, 2006, to organize and to begin identifying priorities. More...

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