March 1, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

SeniorNet Computer Center Celebrates 4th Anniversary

Volunteers from center aid non-profit organizations

The SeniorNet Computer Center at the William Koehler Memorial Senior Center in Mahopac will soon be celebrating its fourth year. More...

Bruce D. Campbell Reviews Accomplishments and Asks for Re-Election as Trustee

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Karen Dunn Outlines Key Issues of Her Candidacy

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Coming Events

 

Arts and Entertainment

Saunders History Contest 2006 Now Underway

Seventh graders learn about local history, exercise creativity, and compete for the $100 first prize!

The Putnam County Historical Society and Foundry School Museum is pleased to announce the annual Saunders History Contest for local seventh grade students attending the Haldane and Garrison Schools. More...

Putnam Arts Council Presents Zucchini Brothers

The Putnam Arts Council will proudly present the Zucchini Brothers More...

Cold Spring’s Jo Pitkin to Read in Poetry Series

Cold Spring poet Jo Pitkin will read with Liz Irmiter and Matt Schwartz at Jean-Jacques More...

Letters to the Editor

Says Philipstown Denied Him Equal Protection

Dear Editor: This letter is written at a moment of great concern in the interest of the public real property tax payers More...

Antiques Market Will be Well Planned and Benefit Village

Dear Editor, I am writing in response to Scott Webster More...

Mayor’s Sudden Embrace of Master Plan is a Political Ploy

Editor: In a front-page story in the Feb 22nd edition of the PCNR, Mayor Anthony Phillips announced to the reporter that the time has come to review and revise the Master Plan. More...

Sports News

Sea Kayaking Instruction to be Offered in Norwalk

The tremendous interest by people of all ages seeking combined fitness and outdoor fun has led to a surge in the popularity of sea kayaking. Paddling on lakes, ponds, rivers and the nearby Long Island Sound is available to all at modest prices. More...

Tennis Kiddush Cup Championship to be Settled

Temple Beth-El and Vassar Temple are having a repeat match for the Tennis Kiddush Cup championship. Join them for the Second Annual Kiddush Cup Temple Tennis Tournament on March 4, 2006 at Cross Court Tennis Club, Wappingers Falls. More...

Fly-Fishing School Hosted at Rockefeller State Park

Rockefeller State Park Preserve, in cooperation with the Sportsmen More...

County Executive and Finance Commissioner Sound Warning on Looming Budget Gaps

Proposed incentives to Towns would fast-track large retail projects

On Monday night, February 27, Putnam County Executive Robert Bondi presented members of the Legislature More...

O’Neill High School Presentation Given to Garrison Board

2006-7 preliminary budget reviewed

Relatively few Garrison parents turned out to hear the presentation given by Highland Falls Fort Montgomery School Superintendent Dr. Philip Arbolino on the James O More...

Manitoga/Russel Wright Center Designated National Historic Landmark

Kelly, Tamagna, Manitoga Board Members Worked Together to Achieve Designation

U.S. Congresswoman Sue Kelly, Putnam County Legislator Vinny Tamagna, and Board Members at the Manitoga/The Russel Wright Design Center announced last week that the Garrison site has been designated a National Historic Landmark. More...

Burglary Investigation Leads to Charges of Filing False Report

A 16 year old Putnam Valley Youth was charged on February 22, 2006 with providing a false written statement to authorities during the course of a criminal investigation. More...

Seth Gallagher Discusses Platform for Trustee Candidacy

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Louis Thorpe Offers His Platform for Trustee

Village of Cold Spring Trustee Louis Thorpe presents his platform for the future of Cold Spring, which More...

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Focus on Philipstown

Schools

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 Thursday, March 9 at noon; and Wednesday, March 29 at 6 p.m. More...

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Announces Local Students on Dean’s List

Students on Dean More...

Julie McLaud Makes Dean’s List at LeMoyne College

Julie McLaud, daughter of Carla and Eric McLaud of Pine Bush has been named to the 2005 Fall Dean More...

Births

Christopher Ryan Conti

Christopher Ryan Conti was born February 9, 2006, weighing 7 lbs. 12 oz., to parents Stephanie Silverman and Patrick Conti of Putnam Valley. More...

Francesca DeBenedittis

Francesca DeBenedittis was born at Hudson Valley Hospital on February 14, 2006. Rosea and Frank DeBenedittis of Lake Peekskill are Francesca More...

Liam James Kenny

Liam James was born on February 19, 2006 to Garrison parents Carol and Kevin Kenny. Little Liam was born at Hudson Valley Hospital. More...

Briefly Noted

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...

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...

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